The 2022 Discover Denver Event is scheduled for Saturday, October 8, 2022, beginning at 9:00 AM and will be coordinated around two (2) locations in the Borough: the 300 block of Main Street from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, and the Denver Memorial Park and Playground from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
The Program will begin at 9:00 AM on the 300-block of Main Street. The Annual Caroline Schannauer Pumpkin Painting Contest will begin at 9:30AM. Local businesses will either open the doors to their facilities for visits or set-up a booth on Main Street. The emergency services including the Denver Fire Company and the East Cocalico Police Department will have equipment parked on the street. There will be live music on Main Street, food, and off-street parking available just outside of the closed area.
At 11:00 AM the activities will move to the Denver Memorial Park for the 2nd Annual Discover Denver Chili Cook-Off Event in the large pavilion. Participants will be able to sample the flavors and cast their vote for the best chili in Denver! The Park activities will showcase the new improvements to the Park including a Doggie Halloween Parade, Pickle Ball games, crafts and more. There will be live music on the stage and local vendors will be invited to sell food and drinks to all participants. At 1:00 PM join Kel Lee of Kel Lee's Entertainment Company for a walk through Denver sharing stories, history and conversation. For additional details concerning this upcoming event, please contact @DiscoverDenver.