Park and Recreation Month

We rise up for parks and recreation.

Explore Lakewood parks and recreation in July during Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA). This year's theme is "We Rise up for Parks and Recreation." 

Enter our photo contest!

Simply upload a photo below showing us how you use Lakewood Parks and Recreation. You'll be entered into a random drawing for one of 10 prize packs. 

Each prize pack includes: A Bear Creek Lake Park day pass, two day passes to a recreation center or pool, and a branded coffee mug, bandanna and sunglasses.

Join us for free activities:

  • All month long: Outdoor fitness classes at the Fitness Courts, located at Addenbrooke Park and outside of Green Mountain Recreation Center. Residents are free!
  • Saturday, July 2-30: Evening campfire programs in Bear Creek Lake Park. Park pass required ($10 per car or annual pass).
  • Saturday, July 9-30: Morning fitness classes in the park. View details at


  • Friday, July 01, 2022 | 08:00 AM - Sunday, July 31, 2022 | 08:00 PM


City parks and recreation centers.

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