Barker Days

Due to the uncertainty of restrictions on gatherings, the challenges of monitoring and enforcing social distancing and the amount of advanced preparation needed, this event has been canceled for 2020, in an effort to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

This exciting Parker Parks and Recreation event welcomes hundreds of dogs with their owners and features a temporary dog park in the O’Brien Park ball field and H2O’Brien Pool, and dog-related vendors.

Date: Sept. 12, 2020 CANCELED
Time: TBA
Location: H2O’Brien Pool, 10795 Victorian Drive
Cost: TBA

Parker Parks and Recreation goes to the dogs...


  • Doggie paddle in the neutralized, dog-only pool
  • Chase balls and Frisbees in the baseball fields
  • Check out the agility course and demonstrations
  • Smaller dogs can play in a designated small dog play area
  • Rub noses with dog-friendly businesses


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities are available. For more information or to sign up, visit the Volunteer Connect Douglas County website and choose Town of Parker as your organization. Email Brenda at with volunteer questions.


Additional Event and Vendor Information

 All dogs must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older. Dogs must wear current rabies and ID tags at all times; this will be checked at the entrance. This is an off-leash-only event; owners are expected to use leash for arrival and departure only. Please view additional event guidelines. Vendors are limited to pet-related businesses. For additional event and vendor information, contact Meagan Nakashima at 303.805.3274 or email Meagan Nakashima

 View photos from past events on the Parks and Recreation Facebook page.