Community News

  • Bingo night Sept. 20

    The Bison Ridge Recreation Center, East 112th Avenue and state Highway 2, is the place for bingo, a pizza dinner and prizes. Play begins at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20.

    Kids have to be accompanied by an adult. Preregister at 303-286-6800. 

  • Sales-use tax seminar Sept. 27

    Tax representatives from Commerce City will discuss sales and use taxes during a free seminar from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 27, at the Commerce City Civic Center, 7887 E. 60th Ave.

    R.S.V.P. by Friday, Sept. 20. Call 303-289-3628 or email jjosifek@c3gov.com. 

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  • Fishing derby Sept. 28

    The city's 11th annual Fishing Frenzy – a freebie – is open to boys and girls 3 to 15. It's at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, 6550 Gateway Road.

    Call 303-289-3789.

  • 'Trunk or Treat' Oct. 26

    Kids can wear their costumes to start off trick-or-treat season at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Pioneer Park.

    The event is free. It’s open for youngsters ages 2 to 10 with an adult. 

  • Noxious weed knockout Aug. 3

    Stop by the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, 6550 Gateway Road, Commerce City, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, and help improve wildlife habitat by removing weeds, such as mullein, musk thistle and houndstongue. The schedule calls for one to five hours of weeding, so wear closed-toed shoes and long pants and bring water. Geared to those 12 and older. Call 303-289-0930.

  • Nature walk/talk Aug. 2

    Share your knowledge, experiences and enthusiasm with other Barr Lake visitors and volunteers during a walk and talk at he park at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 2, 13401 Picadilly Road. Dress for the weather. Call 303-659-6005.

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  • Gummball 5K Aug. 24

    The second annual Gummball 5K is set for 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at Riverdale Regional Park, East 124th Avenue and Brighton Road.

    The run is in memory of former Adams County sheriff’s deputy Heath Gumm, who died in the line of duty in 2018.

    Proceeds will go to Concerns of Police Survivors and to the Colorad0 Fallen Heroes Foundation.

    Email aoverton@adcogov.com with questions.

  • Neighborhood outreach Aug. 8

    Free food, entertainment and a chance to learn about the city are part of the effort behind Commerce City’s Neighborhood Outreach program.

    The Thursday, Aug. 8, installment features a concert by the Moses Jones Band from 6 to 8 p.m. at Pioneer Park, 5950 Holly St.

  • J.A.T.T. bike ride Aug. 2

    A chance to explore Barr Lake State Park’s nine-mile trail at dusk starts at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, at the park, 13401 Picadilly Road.

    Twilight is a quiet time in the park, according to a statement, and wildlife is plentiful. The tour is limited to 25 participants. Call 303-659-6005.