Category: Pradera Blog

See the lights, hear the sounds, and experience the magic of the holiday season in Parker. Here are a few of the season’s local traditions to enjoy. What To Do In Parker This Christmas The 2017 Christmas Carriage Parade is a festive event each year in Parker. It will offer games, ice sculptures, a petting zoo, treats, crafts, holiday carolers, plenty of food, and pictures...Read More
A bountiful table is the hallmark of the Thanksgiving holiday. They say that we eat with our eyes before we eat with our mouths, so here are some decorating tips and ideas that will surely impress your guests and enliven your feast. Incorporate nature’s bounty Use fresh fall leaves in addition to pumpkins and a variety of autumnal squash to serve as a table decor....Read More
Looking for something a little out-of-the ordinary this year? These Halloween costume ideas are a mixture of creative concepts, DIY challenges, and grab-things-around-the-house convenience. So, grab your dog, or your buddy, or even your baby, and get started! Dressed up in one of these costumes, you are sure to grab attention—and garner plenty of treats. With a baby Follow these easy steps to sew your...Read More
From art classes at Parker Monart to exciting performances at the Parker Arts Culture & Events Center, Pradera residents don't have to travel far to enjoy the arts. Experience the Art Parker Artist’s Guild invites you to A Solo Exhibition of abstract works by Tadashi Hayakawa on October 4th from 5-8 p.m. Be sure to attend the special artist’s reception for Origin II. From now...Read More
Education is a priority in Parker, and the Douglas County school district offers many public options to choose from at all levels. These schools are highly ranked for teacher quality, curriculum design and implementation, the variety of extracurricular activities, and even environmental sustainability and creativity. Additionally, there are 9 private schools in Parker, giving Pradera residents plenty of options for their kids' education. Here is...Read More
Believe it or not, the cooler weather of fall is nearly here. This is a great time to use warm-weather weekends to get your home ready for the coming cold weather months. Consider these tasks to assist you in preparing your home for fall/winter in Colorado. Outdoor Maintenance Checklist 1. Inspect the exterior of your home for any penetrations that need to be sealed with...Read More
Our summer evenings are getting shorter, which means that fall is just around the corner. To help you prepare for pumpkins, ghouls, goblins, apples, and harvest moons, here’s a fun list of upcoming events and festivals in Parker, Colorado. Fun Things to Do in Parker This Fall The Parker Oktoberfest is Friday, September 15. This twelfth annual fall festival will feature local, special-brewed Paulaner beer,...Read More
You know the routine. Your family wants to eat out and your kids are all calling for the same chain restaurants.  Are you growing weary of the same menu every week? It’s time to branch out! Parker has a flavorful variety of options for dining. You don’t have to sacrifice flavor for a kid-friendly atmosphere. Best Family Restaurants in Parker Here’s our top five choices...Read More