Sledding, painting by Merry Wicks
There are many ways to celebrate the holiday season throughout South Suburban! Skate with Santa, shop for gifts at our holiday arts and crafts show, enjoy holiday ice shows, explore nature at South Platte Park and ring in the New Year at Lone Tree Golf Club & Hotel.
Winter break gives kids some time off from school and South Suburban camps fill in with activities to delight young explorers, artists, chess players, swimmers and more!
Below are our facility holiday hours for Thanksgiving (Nov 22) day and weekend. For more detailed scheduling information, check our online schedules or call the facilities directly. While some facilities may be closed on Thanksgiving day there is plenty to do outdoors in our parks and open spaces and on our trails. Get outside and engage with nature in your own backyard at South Suburban.
Join us for Great Skate Day on Saturday, November 17 at South Suburban Ice Arena and Family Sports Ice Arena and discover the joy of gliding across ice. Meet our instructors, explore programs designed for beginners to experts, and visit with representatives from resident hockey associations and figure skating clubs, Showtime on Ice, synchronized skating and Theatre on Ice teams.
Shop homemade gifts for the holidays from more than 70 Colorado artisans! Peruse a variety of unique gift items at the 32nd Annual Arts & Crafts Fair at Goodson Recreation Center, on Saturday, December 1, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The show will feature crafts, pottery, jewelry, clothing, quilts, paintings, photography, floral arrangements, woodwork, specialty foods and more.
What's in your closet? Are you storing coats that you no longer enjoy or have outgrown? If so, consider donating them to those in need in our community.
Skylights, photograph by Chris Scherpenseel
Masontown Concert This group unites the sounds of bluegrass, old-time, folk, and new acoustic music into a sonic melting pot that hearkens back to our deep musical traditions while remaining defiantly modern in conception. Who: Age 12 and up When: Fri, Nov 2, 7 - 9 pm Where: Buck Recreation Center Price: $10 Resident, $12 Nonresident
South Suburban Parks and Recreation (SSPR) will dedicate Kimmer Plaza, one of the newest amenities in Lone Tree's Entertainment District, on Wednesday, October 17 at 4 p.m. Kimmer Plaza is a partnership between SSPR and the City of Lone Tree. The public is invited to join in the celebration.