Arvada is a beautifully laid out, planned community that lies to the northwest of Denver; Old Town Arvada is just seven miles from the Colorado State Capital. With a small town feel that interweaves quiet neighborhoods into a historical past, this is a very desirous place to live. The city is built around the Old Town Arvada downtown area. Here, the historical landmarks have been preserved, complete with cobblestone walkways, while, new shops and restaurants have been incorporated into the area. This provides for a unique and exciting shopping experience. Recreation activities are outstanding in Arvada. While there are over 90 parks and 60 miles of trails, the city offers some unusual activities. In addition to the 3 city golf courses, there are 2 disc golf courses, a skateboard and a dog park. The Apex Center is a state of the art recreation center that features 2 ice rinks, pools, and a rock climbing wall. Culture in Arvada has not been left out. There is the Arvada Center which offers a year round theater, concerts, a museum, and art exhibitions. The Majestic View Nature Center is 80 acres of undisturbed environment that interactively teaches the nature and historical culture of the area. There is no shortage of scheduled activities in Arvada either. With 9 festivals scheduled throughout the year, there is always something going on. There is a July 4th celebration, a harvest festival, a festival of scarecrows, and many other themed activities. Come to Arvada and join the fun.
Events in Arvada
Comedy Night: The Hootenanny
at The Arvada Tavern
David Rodriguez In 2015 David Rodriguez burst onto the Colorado comedy scene by winning Denver Comedy Works' prestigious New Faces Competition (previous winners include Adam Cayton-Holland and Josh Blue).
Trick or Treat Street
at Olde Town Arvada
Bring your little monsters, goblins and ghouls to Olde Town Arvada for free Trick or Treating at participating businesses. Candy will be given out from 5:00-7:00PM, or while supplies last.
Tony At the Bluegrass
at The Bluegrass - Olde Town Arvada
Tony Medina, along with Shon Howard, bring a fantastic night of Rock, Blues, Pop and Original Music to the Bluegrass!
at Odyssey Beerwerks
Join us Saturday, October 26th for our annual HALLOWEEN PARTY! * BEER RELEASE at 7pm: Graf beer (more info coming soon!) * FOOD from Yummys * MUSIC at 8pm from Sleazy Grease * COSTUME CONTEST with PRIZES!