Parks, Open Space & Cultural Arts

NOTICE: Rotella Park pavilion reservations can now be completed online. The two links below will get you started. It is recommended completing the reservation on a desktop browser.

  • Click here to open the reservation site. Then click the back arrow to return to Parks home page. 
  • Click here to begin your reservation.

If you prefer, you can make a reservation in person at the Parks office. The hours are Tuesday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Rotella Park pavilions are $100 and you can pay with cash or check in person.

To see a PDF tutorial, click here.

Purpose Statement

To significantly enhance quality of life, enrich communities & INSPIRE

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 Open Space Advisory Board meeting information. 


Good news! In the November election, the measure passed and the Open Space Sales Tax was reauthorized in perpetuity!

Byron Fanning
Byron Fanning
Fx: 303.637.8015


Phone Hours
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Office Hours
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.