It's Election Season
in Downtown Parker!
This week's BEAT newsletter includes local candidate information,
live music, events and more!
Be respectful to your
friends & neighbors.
Please maintain social distancing
& wear a mask when visiting!
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Tuesday, October 20 at 6:00 pm
Deep Space Lounge and Events Center

The Downtown Business Alliance presents a Town of Parker Mayor Debate with Candidates Jonathan Bollefer, Joshua Rivero, and Jeff Toberg.
The event offers limited seating in person for up to 75 people (including candidates and their families).
Masks and social distancing guidelines will be followed.

To RSVP for the in-person event, please click here.

The event will also be held live on Facebook at the

Parker Town Council
Candidate Forum Replay

The Parker Town Council Candidate Forum that took place on October 8th
is available for viewing on Facebook.
Click the link below to view the candidate forum
presented by the Parker Downtown Business Alliance.

Free Live Music
in Downtown Parker
this weekend!

Thursday, Oct. 15 - Woodland Park - Patio Stage 6 pm

Friday, Oct. 16 - The Hot Lunch Band - Patio Stage 6 pm

Friday, Oct. 16 - Guild Of Ages - Main Stage 8 pm

Saturday, Oct. 17 - Rowdy Friends Duo - Patio Stage 1 pm

Saturday, Oct. 17 - Guild Of Ages - Main Stage 8 pm

Sunday, Oct. 18 - Steve Thomas - Patio Stage 1 pm

Thursday, Oct. 15 - The Barton Bros. Dueling Piano Show - 7 pm

Friday, Oct. 16 - The Chris Jackson Band - 7 pm

Saturday, Oct. 17 - Tony David & WildeFire - 8 pm

Sunday, Oct. 18 - Tony Airozo - 11:30 am

Sunday, Oct. 18 - Sunday Funnies with Rion Evans - 4 pm

Friday, Oct. 16 - Brian Roark - 5-8 pm

Saturday, Oct. 17 - Dave Miller - 5-8 pm

Upcoming Events
in Downtown Parker!
October 15-30

New Online Event, Join the Fun!
Contest runs from October 15th-October 30th
Participants may upload a photo of their dog to the contest website.
Entry is $10 and votes are $1 each.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Dumb Friends League-Buddy Center and the Parker Pay it Forward Drive.
The TOP DOG Prize Package:
Your dog...
Featured in the 2021 Parker Magazine & Directory.
Featured in a op at Public Presentation of Awards.
Featured on the Parker Chamber of Commerce website for 2021.
Gets a photoshoot
Click the link below to join the fun!
Saturday, October 16-22
The PACE Center

A Supernatural Zombie Ballet
A depraved puppet master collects the souls of children and feeds their hearts to an insatiable alligator. Only selfless love can save two friends from an undead fate. Gov. Mortimer Leech and his zombie-death-polka band, The Widow’s Bane, return to the Wonderbound stage for this deliciously dark adventure.

Friday, October 23 at 7pm
The PACE Center Parking Lot

Join us for this Drive-In Series event with a “Sing-A-Long” twist! This “drive-in” style event series will take place in the PACE Center parking lot.
Come enjoy a movie and sing along with songs that you know and love from the comfort of your car.

Saturday, October 24 at 8pm
The Studio at Mainstreet

It is one of the best, monthly comedy shows in Parker
This month's Line-up:
Bradley Garcia is an up and coming stand up comic from Denver, Colorado. You can find him performing regularly across the Denver Metro area sharing about his ethnic ambiguity and unique perspectives on life.
Steve Gillespie started doing stand-up at Acme Comedy Company in Minneapolis, MN in 2006, a decade later he made his TV debut on CONAN, and released his critically acclaimed second album, Alive on State, which reached #1 on the iTunes charts. Last year he was featured on Amazon Prime’s stand up show Inside Joke with Asif Ali and taped another special on Epix’s Unprotected Sets. He closed out last year headlining the 10k Laughs Comedy Festival in Minneapolis, MN and will be in this years prestigious High Plains Festival in Denver, CO.
Austen Brinker is a Colorado Springs based comic. He tells dumb jokes and silly story’s that are guaranteed to make you laugh! He is a member of the Buttermilk Boys Comedy and a regular at several Comedy Clubs across the country. 

Saturday, October 24 at 9pm
The PACE Center

Jeff Allen combines clean, hilarious humor like no other comedian working today. He regularly appears on television, radio, and venues across the country. With over 140 million video views, Jeff Allen is the world’s funniest, most inspiring comedian! In his new tour, The America I Grew Up In, Jeff’s sidesplitting comedy drives home the humor in everyday family life, the ups and downs of marriage, the challenge of raising children, the bliss of the empty nest (followed by the unexpected returns to said nest) and the joys of being a grandparent. Audiences will immensely enjoy taking this journey with Jeff as he nostalgically weaves in how our country has changed since his formative years in the sixties.

Thursday, October 29 at 7pm
The Studio at Mainstreet

The Parker Players Annual Halloween Costume Show - where the improvisers will perform in costume and in character for the entire show!
You can come to this show in costume as well! In fact, we will be giving an Amazon gift card to the audience member who has the best costume!
This show is on!

Tickets must be purchased in advance,
we will not be exchanging cash at the door.
The show will start at 7:00pm
Tickets are $15. And MUST be purchased in advance.
Don't wait, our legendary Halloween Costume show has sold out every year.

Friday, October 30 at 7:30 pm
The PACE Center
Music from Bill Withers, Al Green, Sam Cooke, Al Jarreau and Otis Redding! This presentation of the CJRO Sextet will feature the smooth baritone of vocalist Robert Johnson. Named Best Male Vocalist by the Colorado Songwriters Association and Denver Post Readers Poll and Best Jazz Vocalist by the Colorado Black Artists Association, Johnson delivers his most soulful interpretations of classic tunes like “Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay,” “Ain’t No Sunshine” and even “Take Five!”

Limited Seating and Online Streaming tickets available

Friday, October 30 at 7pm
The Studio @ Mainstreet

Featuring Our Queens Alice Glamoure, Lucia Glamoure & Madison Absaroka (of Haus of FishCandy) and Alix Queen & Violet Ultra (of Lipstick Legends) 

We ARE Thrilled to Show You What OUR Cast has in Store For You
Including a few select Special Guests (TBA)!!  
October 30 - November 15
The Schoolhouse Theater
Limited seating available!
ONLY 40 seats per performance! 2 ticket limit per person.
Celebrate the best-loved musicals from Broadway and film! Ten talented and versatile performers who do it all – sing, dance, act, and play their own instruments – bring us hits from the stage and screen through intricate acapella arrangements, engaging and fun choreography, and wonderful solos, duets and small group accompaniments. From Disney classics to musical theater favorites, there will be something for everyone!

Wednesday, November 4 at 7 pm
The PACE Center Event Room or Virtual
The Ute tribes have a rich history of adaptation in a region that could otherwise be harsh. Their timeless culture and relationship to what we call Colorado and on today’s Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, Southern Ute Indian Tribe and Ute Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation. Join Ernest House, Jr., former executive director of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs and great-grandson of the last hereditary chief of the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, as he draws connections between the past and contemporary life of Colorado’s oldest continuous residents.

Friday, November 6 at 7 pm
The PACE Center Parking Lot
Join us for this Drive-In Series event with a “Sing-A-Long” twist! This “drive-in” style event series will take place in the PACE Center parking lot.
Come enjoy a movie and sing along with songs that you know and love from the comfort of your car.

Every Sunday through October 25th!
8 am - 1 pm
The Farmer's Market is back!
Over 100 vendors, 4 local vegetable growers
and 3 western slope fruit growers round out this vibrant market packed with flavorful food offerings, beautiful plants and flowers,
and on site cooking!