Special Events

Check out this season's activities below. 

Full Summer Activity Guide: Summer 2020


Registration begins Monday, May 11 at 7:00am.

Register for all classes at the Meeker Recreation Center or by calling 970-878-3403.

Due to the uncertainty of the ability to run various programs and events this summer, programs and events 

may be subject to change.  We will keep  you informed as we learn more.

Meekerpalooza Series

When: June 12, June 26, July 17, & July 31

Who: All Ages

Where: Downtown Plaza

Cost: Free

Come enjoy great music, the farmers market, and activities for all ages.  This collaboration between ERBM, Meeker Chamber of Commerce, and MACC provides family-friendly entertainment where the community can bask in beautiful Colorado summer evenings. 


Friday, June 12 - CANCELLED

4:00pm – Farmer's Market


Friday, June 26

4:00pm – Farmer's Market
5:30pm –
Blues Cruz Fun Runs (1 Mile or 2 Miles)

6:00pm – Concert: Buffalo Commons (Soul Grass Band)
Volleyball Tourney, & Beer Garden


Friday, July 17

4:00pm – Farmer's Market

6:00pm – Concert: Hunker Down (Folk Rock)
Cornhole Tourney & Beer Garden


Friday, July 31

4:00pm – Farmer's Market

6:00pm – Concert: Wood Belly (Bluegrass)
Inflatable, Pickleball Tourney, & Beer Garden

Blues Cruz Fun Runs

Kick off summer with our fast and flat Blues Cruz Fun Run! 

Race details found here:  Blues Cruz Fun Run

When: June 26



Who: All Ages

Where: Downtown Plaza

20th Annual Recital

Due to COVID-19 closures, the Annual Recital has been moved to Saturday, June 27 (formerly May 2-3). 

10:00am - Tumble Fun

10:30am - Tumble Levels 1 & 2

11:00am - Tumble Levels 3 & 4

1:00pm - 1st-2nd Jazz & 5th-6th Jazz

1:30pm - 3rd-4th Jazz & 7th-8th Jazz

2:00pm - Tap/Ballet & Contemporary/Ballet

2:30pm - Lyrical/Ballet & 9th-12th Jazz

3:00pm - ERBM Dance Company, Adult Tap & Seniors

When: June 27 | Saturday | 10:00am

Who: All Ages

Where: Admin Gym

Cost: Free Admission

Run for Your Life 5K 

Kick off the Fourth of July in red, white, and blue style!  NEW COURSE!

Race details found here:  Run For Your Life

When: July 4 | Saturday

Both races start at 7:45am

Who: All Ages  

Where: Downtown Plaza

ERBM Parade Float

Calling all past and present participants of ERBM programs, workshops, and events!  Jump on our float to be part of the Range Call 4th of July parade.  If you have it, wear apparel that reflects the program in which you have been involved (e.g. dance costume, swim cap, kid's camp T-shirt, etc.)  Call Guest Services at 970-878-3403 to register by July 1.

When: July 4 | Saturday | 9:00am

Who: All Ages
Where: Meet at Admin Gym

Cost: Free

Deadline: July 1

Stars-n-Stripes 3-on-3 Basketball Shootout

Get your all-star team together and join us for the Stars-n-Stripes 3-on-3 Basketball Shootout during the annual Meeker Range Call celebration.  Pre-register by June 13 to guarantee an event T-shirt.  Avoid the lines, register on July 3 at the ERBM ambassador table with Range Call vendors.  Day of registration and team check-ins will be from 10:00am-11:30am at the ERBM registration tent at the Downtown Plaza.  Games will begin at noon and courts will be divided by age divisions.  Rules and regulations for the tournament can be found at the Meeker Recreation Center or online here: Rules


  • Minimum of two teams per age division; minimum of three players per team/maximum or four players per team.

  • Divisions may be combined depending on number of teams.

  • Individuals may play up one age bracket, but not down.  

When: July 4 | Saturday | Noon

Who: Male & Female

Divisions:  3rd-4th Grade, 5th-6th Grade, 7th-8th Grade, 9th-12th Grade, Adult 18+

Where: Town Park Basketball Courts

Cost: $40 per team 

Deadlines: June 13 to guarantee T-shirt July 4 at 11:30am registration closes

YouthFest & Cardboard Float Race

July is Parks and Recreation Month! Join ERBM to celebrate with a Cardboard Float Race, bounce house, waterslides, and root beer floats!


Cardboard Float Race


MRC Pool

Try something new!  Build a vessel and join the first Annual Cardboard Float Race.  Vessels can only be built with cardboard and tape; no paint, markers, etc.  

Race Divisions: 5-7, 8-10, 11-13, 14+, and Family/Group (up to four people)




South Lawn at Meeker Recreation Center

Jump in the bounce houses, slide on the waterslides, and enjoy a root beer float at this annual event!

When: July 18 | Saturday

10:00am & Noon-3:00pm

Who: All Ages

Where: MRC Pool & South Lawn of MRC

Cost: Free

Du the Trails Duathlon

Get off the pavement, experience country roads, and run mountain trails at the Du the Trails Duathlon. 


Race details found here:  Du the Trails

When: August 29 | Saturday 

Who: All Ages

Where: Sulphur Creek Road & Phillip & Dorcas Jensen Memorial Park/Meeker Trail System

Tri the Trails Triathlon

Get off the pavement, experience country roads, and run mountain trails at the Ti the Trails Triathlon.  


Race details found here:  Tri The Trails

When: August 29 | Saturday 

Who: All Ages

Where: Sulphur Creek Road & Phillip & Dorcas Jensen Memorial Park/Meeker Trail System

Wild 'n Wooly Trail Races

Run wild on wooly terrain!  Breathtaking views and formidable trails await.  Choose your distance–5K, 10K, or 25K.  


Race details found here:  Wild 'n Wooly Trail Races

When: September 12 | Saturday

Who: All Ages

Where: Starts behind Meeker Recreation Center, incorporates the Phillip & Dorcas Jensen Memorial Trails/Meeker Trails, and ends in Paintbrush Park.

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