atm available onsite

Interested in volunteering?

We can't do it without you!

Arvada Days will be a fun filled event with many activities. In order to make this event a success we need great volunteers to help us out! Decide what time slots work best for you.

Join the fun!

**2019 Schedule**

Arvada Days 

Saturday Aug. 24, 2019 

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Clear Creek Valley Park (5900 Tennyson Street)

 Schedule of Events: 

  • 8:45am -  Arvada Days History Bike Ride -  We’ll  visit 10 historic sites in 10 miles.  We’ll start at Gold Strike Park at 5500 W 56th Ave and head west along rail and creek alignments.   Arrive at 8:45am, ride leaves at 9:00am.  After the ride you can continue for 1.5 miles to the Arvada Days Festival at Clear Creek Regional Park. 
  • 9:30am - Check-in for Kids' Fishing Contest
  • 10:00am - 12:00pm - Check-in for Dutch Oven Cook-Off
  • 11:00am - Event Starts 
  • Free ice cream for the first 500 attendees!
  • 12:00 - 2:00 - Hilltop Harvest Band
  • 2:00pm Dutch-Oven Cook-Off winners announced
  • 3:00pm - Event ends

third annual event

A Co-Sponsored Event with the Arvada Festivals Commission and Hyland Hills Park & Recreation District

happening all day

Community Vendors

Visit with all our community vendors and start your Christmas shopping early!



Petting Zoo & Train Rides

Enjoy a petting zoo and pony rides for the young ones.

This is a train ride your kids will not forget!  All activities are free to the public. 

Food Vendor / Beer Garden

Come and support our non-profit by purchasing a beer or two and enjoy the day! 

Old-Fashioned Carnival Games

I'm sure we can please every age in your group and even bet many young folks have no idea what these old-fashioned carnival games even are!

Dutch Oven Cook-Off & Kid's Fishing Derby

Compete in our second annual 

Dutch Oven Cook-Off! Youth & Adult competitors welcome.

Kids ages 5-15 can compete in this catch & release fishing derby!

kids' fishing derby

Age Groups & Registration


Age Groups

5-8 year olds: Contest 10:00am-10:45am

9-12 year olds: Contest 11:00am-11:45am

13-15 year olds: Contest 12:00pm-12:45pm

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each age group

Special Thanks to Trout Unlimited


The Arvada Festivals Commission is happy to have Trout Unlimited assisting with the Kids' Fishing Derby

Dutch oven cook-off

Show off your Dutch Oven cooking skills at the 3rd Annual Arvada Days!


Open to Adult & Youth Competitors

beer garden featuring avery brewing


Help Raise Money for Hope House!

Come drink a beer for a good cause! The Beer Garden will feature beer donated from Avery Brewing. All sales from the Beer Garden will go back to Hope House.

Hope House is a non-profit organization that provides supportive services and programs to teen moms in the Denver-Metro area. Visit their website for more information.


Thank You, Avery Brewing!


Community vendor booth spaces are sold out

Please check out our website in November to register for 2020 AFC Events

Event Photos

    Click the link below to view all of our wonderful pictures taken by our awesome Arvada Citizen, and Photographer, David Finch!     

Thank You Annual Sponsors!