Pueblo West Events Series

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Looking for something to do? Feel like there isn't much to do in Pueblo West?


The new Pueblo West Events Series is here for you! The Pueblo West Metropolitan District is offering a gigantic schedule of FREE OR LOW-COST events both large and small, designed to give residents something to do throughout the year and especially during the summer months!


2024 Events Calendar

The following events have been scheduled for 2024. The list below is separated chronologically by month. You can learn about past events so you can keep an eye out for them next year, or learn more about upcoming events. 

Questions? Contact Pueblo West Parks & Recreation at 719-547-7400 or via email at parksandrec@pwmd-co.us.  

  • January

    • No events were scheduled.
  • February

    • No events were scheduled

  • March

    • No events were scheduled

  • April

    • No events were scheduled

  • May

    • Cinco De Mayo (May 5)

      More information coming soon!

    • Mom and Son Nerf War (May 11)
      Held at Lovell Park ballfield #1, our first annual Nerf War will have specific age groups this year.  Boys 5-7yr, 8-10yr, and 11-13yr groups.  Sponsors for the event are: Bank of the San Juans, Colton's Heroes, and Woodsey yet Poised Esthetics.  Snacks and drinks are provided along with nerf darts, goggles, and a little something for the Moms. Register the month of April.

    • Kites and Coffee(TBD)

      Held at Civic Center Park, in 2023 the inaugural Kites and Coffee festival provided the first 25 kids in attendance with free kites, and included coffee available from Ground Pounder Coffee.

  • June

    • Pueblo West Summer Concert Series: Blues, Brews, and BBQ, featuring "The Blue Dogs"
      • Saturday, June 15th  – Civic Center Park (map), Time : TBD
        • Admission: TBD | BBQ Tasting & Judging: TBD | Raffle: TBD
        • The first of TBD Summer Concert Series events, Blues, Brews, and Barbecue will feature local barbecue trucks competing for the crown of Pueblo West's Best Barbecue! BBQ trucks will be on hand to serve up dinner, or for just $TBD, you can get 3 oz. samples from each competitor and vote your favorite, the winning BBQ earning the title of "Pueblo West People's Choice." You may also purchase raffle tickets for a prize to be determined, courtesy of Sponsor, for TBD. The drawing will take place at the conclusion of the Summer Concert Series on date to be determined. 
        • The Blue Dogs will take the stage at TBD p.m.
        • Proceeds from Summer Concert series events help pay for Pueblo West Parks and Recreation Holiday Drives and future Pueblo West events.
        • Bring the kids to enjoy extended hours at the Civic Center Splash Pad during this event! The Splash Pad Extended Hours will run from 4 to 6 p.m.
          • Note: Admission is required to enjoy the extended Splash Pad hours. There will be no cost to enjoy the Splash Pad during its regular hours of 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., prior to the start of this event.
  • July

    • Pueblo West Vintage Fourth of July Celebration (July 4)
      • This year's Pueblo West Fourth of July celebration included the Jack Fowler Memorial Fourth of July Wet Parade, the annual Fire Department pancake breakfast, the United Way of Pueblo County Liberty Point 5K, a Food Truck Market, and nighttime Vintage Fourth of July activities. These included a classic car show, a community field day, free burgers and hot dogs, dessert trucks, and a fireworks display after dark. Learn more about this year's Fourth of July celebration. 
  • August

    • Pueblo West Summer Concert Series: Mid Summer Fest, featuring "Knucking Futz"
      • Saturday, June 15th  – Civic Center Park (map), Time : 4:00 to 9:30pm
        • Admission: TBD | BBQ Tasting & Judging: TBD | Raffle: TBD
        • The first of TBD Summer Concert Series events, Mid Summer Fest feature events TBD.
        • Runner's Band will take the stage at TBD. Knucking Futz to follow at TBD p.m.
        • Proceeds from Summer Concert series events help pay for Pueblo West Parks and Recreation Holiday Drives and future Pueblo West events.
        • Bring the kids to enjoy extended hours at the Civic Center Splash Pad during this event! The Splash Pad Extended Hours will run from 4 to 6 p.m.
          • Note: Admission is required to enjoy the extended Splash Pad hours. There will be no cost to enjoy the Splash Pad during its regular hours of 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., prior to the start of this event. 
  • September

    • Summer Concert Series: End of Summer Country Jam, featuring TBD
      • Saturday, September 28 – Civic Center Park (map)
        • The final Summer Concert Series events will feature local country band TBD taking the stage at TBD p.m.
        • The event will include food trucks, a beer garden, games, extended Splash Pad hours for the kids, and more!
        • More details on this Summer Concert Series event will be released soon!
  • October

    • Tom Sawyer Fishing Derby
      Saturday, Oct. 5 8:00am to 1:00pm at Cattail Crossing Pond (map)
      Registration: Sept. 11 to Oct. 4
      • The annual Tom Sawyer Fishing Derby has become a Pueblo West tradition! Pueblo West Parks and Recreation, along with the Jubic family, the Rotary Club of Pueblo West, and Colorado Parks and Wildlife, are sponsors for the Tom Sawyer Fishing Derby that includes giveaways, prizes, fishing poles for kids, and more! 
    • Halloween Bash
      Thursday, October 31 – 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
      • The annual Halloween Bash will be back again for 2024! Our annual 'trunk or treat' event provides kids with a huge bag of goodies, including candy and toys.  
  • November

    • Community Food Basket Drive
      Nov. 1 to Nov. 11
      • One of several holiday drives sponsored by the Pueblo West Metro District, the Community Food Basket Drive collects and disperses food boxes as well as Christmas gifts to needy families in Pueblo West. We work with area schools to identify local families that need it most.
    • Holiday Giving Tree
      From November to the deadline of Dec. 7
      • The Pueblo West Metro District Holiday Giving Tree is an annual Christmas gift collection drive designed to fulfill the wishes of an in-need child in Pueblo West.
    • Cattail Christmas
      Hosted by PWHS Interact Club and Pueblo West Rotary Club. A fun afternoon at Cattail pond for families and friends to play games, enjoy food and hear the PWHS band perform.  Bring a new toy to donate to a family in need.
      2024 Date TBD
  • December

    • Holiday in Lights Parade
      Saturday, Dec. 7  – 5:30pm
      • Our annual Holiday in Lights Parade will take place on Saturday, Dec. 7. The parade route runs down Joe Martinez Blvd. to Civic Center Park, ending with visits from Santa, cookies and cocoa, and a community Christmas tree lighting.