Adams County will re-open county buildings - including the Government Center, Human Services Center, and Motor Vehicle locations - on Tuesday, June 2 , with a four-day schedule and new safety measures in place. Click here for more information.
Adams County is now under an extended Safer-at-Home Order until further notice. For more information on the order, visit the Tri-County Health Department site at

Parks, Open Space & Cultural Arts


To significantly enhance quality of life, enrich communities & INSPIRE

To ensure the safety of our community and staff, playgrounds at Adams County parks, including City View Park, Rotella Park, Twin Lakes Park, and Riverdale Regional Park, will be closed as of today, March 24. Residents may still enjoy walking paths, trails, and open spaces in Adams County, and we recommend continuing to practice social distancing of at least six feet from others while you recreate. Thanks for your cooperation and understanding during this time.

Capital Project Updates

What We Offer

The Parks, Open Space & Cultural Arts Department provides planning, management and maintenance of the county parks system that includes:

Open Space Sales Tax Program

The Adams County Fair and the Open Space Sales Tax Program are administered by the Parks, Open Space & Cultural Arts Department.

Click here to view the April 29 Open Space Advisory Board meeting agenda. 


Byron Fanning
9755 Henderson Rd.
Brighton, CO 80601
Ph: 303.637.8000
Fx: 303.637.8015


Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Facility Reservations
Tuesday- Friday
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.