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Recreation Special Events

Lakewood Recreation offers exciting events during the year for youth, adults and older adults alike. Come join us and have fun while getting your exercise and meeting new people!


Help us dream big for the future of Arts, Parks and Recreation


Lakewood’s Community Resources Department is updating its master plan in 2017! Community Resources manages Lakewood's parks, recreational, arts and cultural programs and facilities. A final draft is available for your viewing on the Imagine Lakewood! project site, as well as a list of any upcoming events in the process.

Imagine Lakewood

Lakewood Trail Running Series


Racers and joggers alike are invited to participate in Lakewood's annual Trail Running Series on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in the month of September. Race distances vary from 4-7 miles and are all held at Bear Creek Lake Park. Registration is $25 per person for a single race, or you can save by signing up for all four for $65 ($60 if registered by September 1).


Race dates:
Wednesday, September 27


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Visit for more information and to view last year's results

 Trail Running Series

Let's Doo It! Volunteer Event


Join us on Saturday, September 30 for a volunteer event where you can pitch in to pick it up, pack it out and can it on National Public Lands Day! Join our pawsome crew at Forsberg Iron Springs Dog Park for a volunteer pick up event and together, we can help keep our parks clean and safe for everyone! 


9-11 a.m.
15900 W Alameda Pkwy 


Register online and a waiver form will be emailed to you.


Learn more about the campaign on the Let's Doo It! website!