Events and Activities

Arapahoe County Open Spaces hosts a variety of events throughout the year and many are free to the public. Most events take place at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds and Park but occasionally, we host events at some of our other park locations. Please visit the calendar for a current listing of events.

Upcoming Events

Holiday Celebrations along the Smoky Hill Trail

Join us on Dec. 7 for holiday celebrations at 17 Mile House. Learn about different holiday traditions while you tour the farmhouse and enjoy music and delicious holiday food.

  • FREE fun for the whole family!
  • Guided house tours
  • Children’s crafts for various cultural celebrations
  • Family photos in front of the tree (sorry, no professional photographers)

View the flier for more information

2020 Arapahoe County Fair: July 23 - July 26

The fair is an incredible value for families looking for a full day of laughter and good wholesome fun.