Red, White & You

Wednesday, July 3, 2024 in Clement Park

Event runs rain or shine.

2024 Applications for Vendors and Volunteers now available.

Red, White & You will be held on Wednesday, July 3, 2024 in Clement Park (7306 W. Bowles Ave., Littleton 80123).

Event runs rain or shine.

Location

Red, White & You – Wednesday, July 3, 2024 in Clement Park, 7306 W. Bowles Ave., Littleton, CO 80123 View Map of Clement Park

Event Hours: 5 – 10 p.m. – Event runs rain or shine

Know Before You Go

  • No Canopy Tents or Large Picnic Umbrellas – if it can be staked into the ground, it is not allowed
    • Small, personal shade devices like handheld umbrellas and small umbrellas that attach on a lawn chairs are allowed.
  • No Pets, please leave them at home for their safety and sanity
  • No personal fireworks, No portable grills, No glass bottles
  • Due to space constraints, no parking of oversized vehicles like RV’s.  Additionally, no parking will be allowed on the frontage road in Clement Park on July 3.
  • No littering – Please use trash receptacles or carry your trash out
  • No marijuana – Public consumption of marijuana is prohibited by Colorado State Law
  • Red, White & You is a No Drone Zone – remote control devices are not permitted in Clement Park

Info, Tips & Schedule

  • Admission is free.
  • Bring a lawn chair or blanket.
  • Bring sunscreen, bug spray, water and small flashlight to use post-event.
  • Wear comfortable shoes and be prepared for lots of walking.
  • Food and beverages are available for purchase.
  • Kids Zone Area features: ticketed bounce houses, free entertainment, food vendors, restrooms and fireworks viewing.
  • 5 p.m.  Event Starts!  Community & Sponsor Booths, Kids Zone Area, Beer & Wine Gardens, and Food Vendors.
  • 5 p.m. until dusk  Kids Zone Area attractions on lower soccer field
    • Showcasing ticketed bounce houses, food vendors, restrooms, and fireworks viewing.
  • 7 p.m. – Free Concert featuring That Eighties Band at the Amphitheater
    • Denver is home to That Eighties Band, one of the most popular 80’s tribute bands in America. The group has performed over 1,800 concerts across the United States. Past clients include Google, Disney and many more. They have been featured in numerous magazines, radio programs, and TV shows, including HGTV’s House Hunters. CBS named them the top cover band in Denver.
  • 9:30 p.m– Fireworks Display south of the Amphitheater
    • Please note that the firework fallout zone will be marked and fenced. It is very important to stay out of the firework fallout area.
    • Fireworks display is weather and fire-ban dependent. Time could change without notice due to weather.
    • Fireworks viewing can be achieved anywhere in the park.
    • The fireworks display is weather and fire-ban dependent.
  • 10 p.m.  Event Ends
  • Restrooms: Port-o-Lets will be located throughout the event area including the Kids Zone Area.
  • Lost & Found -and- First Aid: Located at the Foothills Park & Recreation District tent (near the large playground).
  • No Parking will be allowed on the frontage road in Clement Park on July 3.

No business or person acting on behalf of a business is permitted to solicit to spectators of this event within the confines of Clement Park without a vendor permit issued by Foothills Park & Recreation District. Anyone doing so without a permit specific for Red, White & You will be asked to leave by a Jefferson County Sheriff Deputy.

Prohibited at this event for Safety Reasons:

  • No Pets, please leave them at home for their safety and sanity.

  • No Canopy Tents or Large Picnic Umbrellas of any kind. If it can be staked into the ground, it is not allowed.

    • Small, personal shade devices like handheld umbrellas and small umbrellas that attach on lawn chairs are allowed.
Children riding in a barrel train at an event.

Did you have a blast at Red, White & You last year?

Support this Free Admission event in 2024!

Your support helps keep this event running.

Donate today (donations may be tax-deductible.)

  • Donations can be accepted by check to Foothills Park & Recreation District – please write in the memo line: “RWY2024”
    • Checks can be accepted at our facilities and/or mailed to Foothills Park & Recreation District: Attention: Henrietta Petersen, 6612 S. Ward St., Littleton, CO 80127.
    • Or call your donation in by phone with a credit card to Henrietta at 303-409-2128.
  • You can also donate to Red, White & You by registering for a class online. During checkout, you will be given the opportunity to round up your purchase or select the donation amount you would like to contribute directly to Red, White & You.

Volunteer for Red, White & You

Volunteers and community support are necessities for successful events. We invite you to participate and help us make this event more successful than ever before!

Volunteer Opportunities include:

  • Wednesday, July 3
    • Set Up Crew
    • Parking Lot Crew
    • “No Tents Allowed” Crew
    • Kids Zone Area Crew
    • Fireworks Safety Line Crew
  • Thursday, July 4 – Clean Up Team

Select all positions that interest you. If a position has been filled, we will look to another position for you.  

We will make every effort to assign you to the area that you designate, but no guarantees.

Come prepared to enjoy the event. Dress accordingly for rain or shine! All volunteers receive a volunteer t-shirt.

Volunteers 16 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.

A group of smiling volunteers standing together in a park.

Community Business & Nonprofit Exhibitors

Wednesday, July 3, 2024, 5-10 p.m. at Clement Park (7306 W. Bowles Ave., Littleton 80123)

Red, White & You is a FREE patriotic, community event focusing on fun for the whole family!
Red, White & You is the largest free community event in South Jefferson County. Geared toward all ages and designed to bring the community together, attendance is estimated at 35,000+ annually. The event includes kids’ activities, live entertainment, food concessions, community business booths, beer & wine garden, and a fireworks display.

The Community Business & Nonprofit Exhibitor Application is not for Food Vendors.

For question, please contact Logistics Coordinator:
Lora Knowlton • 303-973-1209 • LoraKKnowlton@gmail.com

No business or person acting on behalf of a business is permitted to solicit to spectators of this event within the confines of Clement Park without a vendor permit issued by Foothills Park & Recreation District. Anyone doing so without a permit specific for Red, White & You will be asked to leave by a Jefferson County Sheriff Deputy.

Food Vendor Application is Closed.

At this time, many of our food vendor booth spaces have been filled. If you have a unique food item, please email Logistics Coordinator, Lora Knowlton at LoraKKnowlton@gmail.com for more information.

This event is free to the public thanks to our sponsors!

Become a 2024 Sponsor!

Contact tpearson@fhprd.org to get your business involved.

Venue & Parking Information

Clement Park, located at 7306 W. Bowles Ave., Littleton, CO 80123 (on the corner of Bowles & Pierce)

View Map of Clement Park

Know Before You Go

  • No canopy tents or large picnic umbrellas – if it can be staked into the ground, it is not allowed.
    • Small, personal shade devices like handheld umbrellas and small umbrellas that attach on a lawn chair are allowed.
  • No pets, please leave them at home for their safety and sanity.
  • No personal fireworks, No portable grills, No glass bottles.
  • Due to space constraints, no parking of oversized vehicles like RV’s. Additionally, no parking will be allowed on the frontage road in Clement Park on July 3.
  • No littering – Please use trash receptacles or carry your trash out.
  • No marijuana – Public consumption of marijuana is prohibited by Colorado State Law.
  • Red, White & You is a No Drone Zone – remote control devices are not permitted in Clement Park.

General Event Information

Red, White & You – Wednesday, July 3, 2024 in Clement Park, 7306 W. Bowles Ave., Littleton, CO 80123.

Event Hours: 5 -10 p.m., event runs rain or shine.

Admission is free.

Event Includes:

  • A variety of food concessions
  • Beer, wine and seltzer garden by The Foothills Foundation
  • Community exhibitor booths
  • Kid Zone Area on the lower soccer fields
  • Free concert featuring That Eighties Band
  • Fireworks – the fireworks display is weather and fire-ban dependent. Time could change without notice due to weather.

Event Parking, Dropping Off, Picking Up

  • Parking is limited, carpooling is highly recommended.
  • Handicap parking lots available in the park.
  • Additional parking location information will be posted in mid-June.
  • When Clement Park parking lots are full, entrances into the park will be closed to vehicles (lots typically will fill up between 6-7 p.m.)
  • Vehicles are only allowed to drive on designated roads and park in designated lots.
  • Do NOT park at the Columbine Library.
  • No parking will be allowed on the frontage road in Clement Park on July 3.
  • Due to space constraints, oversized vehicles like RV’s are asked not to park in Clement Park for this event.
  • No overnight parking or camping.
  • If you drop off anyone in the park for the event, you will NOT be able to drive back into the park until 11 p.m. Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office priority is to safely clear traffic out of Clement Park immediately following the end of the event.
  • No shuttle services provided.
  • No bike valet or protected bike parking provided.
  • No designated ride-share pick-up location provided.
  • Do NOT park in shopping center lots in the vicinity of Clement Park. These are private properties and each property owner has the right to tow vehicles.

Thank you 2024 Sponsors for your generous support!

• Presenting Sponsors •

Children's Hospital Colorado home
Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric home

• Event Sponsors •

Foothills Foundation home
Breckenridge Brewery home
Gravina's Window Center of Littleton home
LeJon M. Carreon, D.D.S. Family Dentistry home
Rocky Mountain PBS home
FCI Constructors home
Republic Services home
FirstBank home
Morning Star Assisted Living & Memory Care of Littleton home
Ent Credit Union home
Holman home
Balfour Senior Living home
Navy Federal Credit Union home
Jet's Pizza home
Colorado Army National Guard home
Foothills Park & Recreation District logo.
Fyzical Therapy & Balance Centers home
Southwest Plaza home
Red Rocks Credit Union home

Become a 2024 Sponsor,
contact tpearson@fhprd.org to get your business involved.
 

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About Red, White & You: Created in 2005 and produced annually by Foothills Park & Recreation District, this fun-filled patriotic community event is held in Clement Park for the entire family, featuring: kids’ activities, live entertainment, food concessions, inflatable bounce houses, community business and nonprofit booths, beer & wine garden and a fireworks display. Entry into the event is free thanks to the generous financial support from key community business sponsors. Attendance reaches 35,000+ and draws families, youth and senior adults.