Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Meeting @ Council Chambers
May 20 @ 5:30 pm

DDAThe Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is a special district entity authorized and directed by state statute to benefit the economic and community vitality of the downtown area. The DDA will also be authorized to provide tax increment economic incentives to eligible redevelopment projects, much like GURA was able to do in the past.

The DDA meets the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted on the calendar to accommodate holidays or other scheduling conflicts.

Please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules to download agendas and minutes, and to view webcasts. View the DDA page for more information on the Downtown Development Authority.

Local Licensing Authority Meeting @ Council Chambers
May 21 @ 2:30 pm

The Local Licensing Authority meets on the third Tuesday of each month, unless otherwise noted. These meetings begin at 2:30 p.m.

The Board is comprised of a Hearing Officer, who is appointed by City Council.

To contact the Hearing Officer, call the City Clerk’s Office at (303) 384-8015, or write to the Liquor Licensing Authority Board, 911 10th Street, Golden, CO 80401. To see agendas, minutes or listen to audio of previous meetings, visit our Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedule page.

Community Sustainability Advisory Committee (CSAB) Meeting @ Council Chambers
May 22 @ 6:00 pm

The Community Sustainability Advisory Board meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers, unless rescheduled for holidays or a lack of quorum. Meetings are open to the public.

To view agendas of upcoming meetings or view minutes or stream audio of meetings, visit our Agenda, Minutes, Web Casts, Schedule page.

Learn more about Golden’s Sustainability Initiative, or visit the Community Sustainability Advisory Board page for more information about the board itself.

The Splash at Fossil Trace Opens @ The Splash at Fossil Trace
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 6:30 pm

Splash WaterparkThe Splash at Fossil Trace opens for another great summer season on Saturday, May 25.

Day passes are available, as well as 10-visit passes and season passes. When the mercury shoots up, cool down at the Splash!

Visit for more information and to purchase your 10-visit and season passes.

Golden Bike Cruise 2024 @ Calvary Church
May 28 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Golden Bike Cruise sign drapes over a brick wall with event-goers gathered and mingling in the background.The Golden Bike Cruise is back with fun costume-themed rides, live music, beer from New Terrain, food from Bob’s Burgers, and prize drawings at each event.

The event takes place on the last Tuesday of the month, May through September. Kegs are tapped at 5:30 p.m., the Cruise begins at 6:30 p.m., and the fun continues until 9 p.m.!

The theme for May is Super heroes! Come as your favorite super hero.

Riders begin and end at Calvary Church in Golden, 818 14th St.

For more information, visit

City Council Regular Business Meeting @ Council Chambers
May 28 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers (911 10th St.), unless rescheduled due to holidays or other events happening in the city.

To download the agenda for the meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or web casts from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page.

Visit Guiding Golden Council Comments for ideas, thoughts and information from council members pertinent to current and upcoming issues facing the community, as well as contact information.

Golden Farmers Market @ Golden Library Parking Lot
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Golden Farmers Market logoThe Golden Farmers Market, sponsored by the Golden Chamber of Commerce, takes place Saturdays, June 1 – Oct. 5 (closed July 27 for Buffalo Bill Days) from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at  10th and Illinois.

The Farmers Market features 70 vendors of produce and homemade artisanal foods and goods. Food trucks are onsite for visitors to enjoy breakfast or lunch by the creek.

Leashed, friendly dogs are welcome.

Parking in the area is by permit or paid, so please pay attention to signs when visiting the market, or consider alternative transportation.

The Golden Farmers Market welcomes SNAP Benefits and offers Double Up Food Bucks for patrons.

For more information, visit

Coffee with Councilors @ Golden Community Center
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

A coffee cup sits near a laptop computer.Join your neighbors for Coffee with Councilors the first Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. in the Golden Community Center Bear Creek South room (1470 10th St.) unless otherwise noted on the calendar.

Bring your thoughts, ideas and questions and let’s have a conversation!

Planning Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers
Jun 5 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden Planning Commission affords residents the opportunity to actively participate in the planning of the city and its welfare; to learn all facets of the regulations governing such functions; interact with a wide variety of citizens participating in the shaping of Golden’s future; and assume an active role in any regulation changes involving zoning and subdivision activity.

Planning Commission meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted on the calendar.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or listen to audio from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page. Visit the Planning Commission page to learn more about their responsibilities and duties.

Public Art Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Public Art Commission (PAC) has the responsibility of promoting, selecting, acquiring and maintaining public art in the fulfillment of the City’s Art in Public Places program.

PAC meets on the first Thursday of each month from 9 to 10:30 a.m. These meeting are open to the public.

Please view our Public Art Commission page for more information on PAC responsibilities and to view a list of commission members. Visit our Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page to view agendas and meeting minutes.

COG Mesa

 Golden has 402 acres of open space
and maintains 253 acres of parks right within the city itself.

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