News, Events & Announcements

Feedback Wanted on Buchanan Park Rec Center Expansion

Evergreen Park & Recreation District (EPRD) invites members of the public to voice their opinions on expansion options for Buchanan Park Recreation Center during two public information sessions this week.

Sink Combs Dethlefs, the architectural firm that EPRD contracted to complete a Feasibility Study about potential rec center improvements, will conduct public information sessions with displays and presentation materials, and will be available to answer questions, on the following dates:

Wednesday, September 24, 4-7 PM at Wulf Recreation Center (5300 S. Olive Rd., Evergreen, CO) Event
Thursday, September 25, 8:30 AM-12:30 PM at Buchanan Park Recreation Center (32003 Ellingwood Trail, Evergreen) Event

Options under consideration, gathered from results of a 2013 Community Survey, include improvements to aquatic amenities, a gymnasium, and fitness classrooms.

For more information, contact Ellen O'Connor, EPRD's Co-Executive Director (interim) at eoconnor@eprd.co or 720-880-1212.

Evergreen Lake House Preferred Caterer List RFP

EPRD is seeking written proposals from qualified professional catering companies for to be included in a Preferred Caterers list offered at the Lake House for the 2014/2015 event season. Click here to download the complete 2014/2015 Evergreen Lake House Preferred Caterer List RFP.

2014 Festivals/Large Events Permitted* At
Evergreen Park & Recreation District Park Locations

Location: Alderfer Barn
Date Event Organizer Event Name
Fri, May 9 John & Pandora Productions Boogie at the Barn (#1)
Fri, Aug 1 John & Pandora Productions Boogie at the Barn (#2)
Sat, Aug 9 Mountain Area Land Trust A Night in the Park
Sat, Oct 4 John & Pandora Productions Boogie at the Barn (#3)

Location: Alderfer Meadow
Date Event Organizer Event Name
Wed, Sept 3 John & Pandora Productions Summer Showcase Concert

Location: Buchanan Park
Date Event Organizer Event Name
Sun, June 8 Syndicate VW Club/Indian Hills Fire Dept.
Evergreen VW Show
Sat & Sun, July 12-13 Team Evergreen Triple Bypass
Sat & Sun, July 19-20 Center for the Arts Evergreen Summerfest
Sat, Sept 6 EPRD Fitness in the Park
Sun, Sept 7 Big Chili Board of Directors Big Chili Cook-Off Music & Arts Festival
Sun, Sept 21 Evergreen Recreation & Park Foundation Oktoberfest

Location: Evergreen Lake Park
Date Event Organizer Event Name
Wed, June 4 Evergreen Lake Presents Summer Concert Series (#1)
Wed, June 18 Evergreen Lake Presents Summer Concert Series (#2)
Wed, June 25 John & Pandora Productions Summer Showcase Concert
Wed, July 2 Evergreen Lake Presents Summer Concert Series (#3)
Sun, June 29 Colorado Division of Wildlife Youth Outdoor Skills Day
Fri, July 4 Evergreen Music Festival Board of Directors
Evergreen Music Festival & Art Show
Wed, July 16 Evergreen Lake Presents Summer Concert Series (#4)
Sun, July 27 Racing Underground Evergreen Sprint Triathlon
Wed, July 30 Evergreen Lake Presents Summer Concert Series (#5)
Sun, Aug 3 Colorado Road Runners Inc. Evergreen Town Race
Wed, Aug 13 Evergreen Lake Presents Summer Concert Series (#6)
Wed, Aug 27 Evergreen Lake Presents Summer Concert Series (#7)
Sat, Sept 6 Friends of Mt Evans & Lost Creek Wilderness Walk for Wilderness
* The 2014 Events listed above have been permitted through the EPRD Park Permit process to the specified Event Organizers. For more information on the Events, please contact the Event Organizers directly.