Commerce City organizes several community events each year. They are great way to get out, give back, meet your neighbors or just enjoy the community spirit!
Spread the Love
Each February the Spread the Love campaign encourages the donation of peanut butter and jelly jars that are then distributed to local food banks. During the 2017 campaign a grand total of 1,483 jars were collected!
Memorial Day Parade
Commerce City is proud to hold the largest Memorial Day parade in the state with 100+ entries. From military units and bands to floats, antique cars and horse entries, the 1.5 mile parade route is popular with the entire community.
Quality Community Foundation Golf Tournament
The annual Quality Community Foundation Scholarship Golf Tournament, typically held in June, supports post-secondary educational opportunities for Commerce City residents.
Cine en el Parque
Bring your blanket, pack a picnic and watch family movies in the park this summer. Sponsored by El Comericio newspaper, the city and the police department.
July 27 at 7 p.m.: Moana at Fairfax Park
Bring your family to enjoy this Commerce City summer tradition. Enjoy free food and entertainment, while learning more about the city, local nonprofit organizations and service providers.
Aug. 10 from 6-8:30 p.m.: Pioneer Park Swerve (Country & Classic Rock)
With one of the state’s largest fireworks displays, inflatables and interactive games, live entertainment and a Colorado Rapids game, Commerce City knows how to throw a party for our nation’s birthday.
Commerce City Cultural Council's Music in the Park
Every Thursday in July from 6-8 p.m.
Creepy Hollows Fall Festival
Kids, wear your costumes and enjoy the festival atmosphere at this annual event. Get your trick-or-treating started off right with a bag of goodies on the way out. Ages: 2-10 and their parents.
Oct. 28 from 1-4 p.m.: FREE. Commerce City Recreation Center
The fair provides free and low-cost screenings, as well as flu shots. There are also wellness activities and resources for improving health and fitness within your family. For more information on the 9Health Fair, visit www.9healthfair.org.
Nov. 11 from 7 a.m.-12 p.m.: FREE. Adams City High School, 7200 Quebec Pkwy.
Art Show & Tree Lighting
Join the countdown and watch the festive tree lighting at this free event held at the civic center in December. View the art show sponsored by the Commerce City Cultural Council, enjoy warm refreshments and snacks, sing along with professional carolers, and mingle with elected officials and staff.
Mingle with Kringle at Buffalo Run Golf Course
Santa Claus visits Buffalo Run each year in December. Bring your camera and take a photo with Santa. Little ones will also enjoy holiday crafts. Feast on light refreshments provided by the Bison Grill and relax next to the stone fireplace.