The City of Parker, CO
Parker is a popular city in the state of Colorado with a total of 44,718 residents living there. Parker is ranked as the fifteenth most populated city in Colorado and the 715th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Douglas County. The largest nearby city to Parker is Denver, approximately 32 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Parker, including Las Delicias, Le Peep Restaurant, Chipotle Mexican Grill, August Moon Asian Grill and Roman Villa Restaurant. For a larger selection of Parker restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Parker Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Saddle Rock Golf Course, Saddle Rock Golf Course, Heritage Eagle Bend Golf & Country Club, Canterberry Golf Course and The Wildlife Experience. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Parker please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Parker:
- Broomfield Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (BJC)
- Denver Centennial Airport (APA)
- Denver Intl. Airport (DEN)
Parker, Colorado Climate and WeatherIn the month of April, Parker experiences an average high temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in April are usually about 32 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.51 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Parker with daytime temperatures averaging 82 degrees in the summer, and 44 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Parker to receive an average of 0.3 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 1.89 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 101 degrees in the summer and as low as -38 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Parker should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 62 degrees, and nighttime lows of 34.
Parker, Colorado Attractions
1Antelope Hills Golf Course - Bennett,
The Antelope Hills Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Adams County Colorado. Built in 2002, this Bennett course designed by Dick Phelps is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-644-5992. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no other requirements.
Address: 600 Antelope Dr W, Bennett, CO 80102
2Arrowhead Golf Club - Littleton,
The Arrowhead Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Douglas County Colorado. Built in 1974, this Littleton course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. is open mar 1 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-973-9614. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda short required.
Address: 10850 W Sundown Trl, Littleton, CO 80125
3Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities - Arvada,
The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities is a multi-use cultural facility operated by the City of Arvada, Colorado. The Arvada Center is located 7.8 miles northwest of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver, . The Arvada Center comprises the Arvada History Museum, three theaters, art galleries, music, dance, and theater rehearsal rooms, classrooms, and a conference center. The expansion was designed by Curtis W.
4Arvada Flour Mill Museum - Arvada,
Arvada Flour Mill, which is also referred to as Tiller's Moving & Storage, Inc. is a vacant flour mill in Arvada, Colorado that is or was owned by Tiller's Moving & Storage, Inc. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. The Arvada Historical Society owns the mill and provides tours of the Arvada Flour Mill Museum by appointment.
5Astor House Hotel - Golden,
The Astor House is a historic stone hotel from the earliest years of Golden, Colorado. Associated with prominent area pioneers, it was also a pioneering effort in historic preservation in the region. Today it is a museum open to the public, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
6Aurora Hills Golf Course - Aurora,
The Aurora Hills Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Arapahoe County Colorado. Built in 1968, this Aurora course designed by Henry Hughes is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-364-6111. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 50 S Peoria St, Aurora, CO 80012
7Avoca Lodge - Denver,
Avoca Lodge, known as The Molly Brown Summer House, is a Registered Historic Place in southwest Denver, Colorado near Bear Creek. The home served as a summer retreat for philanthropist, socialite, and activist Margaret Brown and her husband James Joseph Brown.
8Bandimere Speedway - Morrison,
Bandimere Speedway, also known in the NHRA as Thunder Mountain, is a quarter-mile dragstrip located just outside Morrison, Colorado and Lakewood, Colorado. It opened in 1958 and hosts the NHRA's Mile-High Nationals. The facility has a seating capacity of 23,500 spectators.
9Bowles House (Westminster, Colorado) - Westminster,
The Bowles House in Westminster, Colorado is an Italianate house built in 1871. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.
10Box Elder Creek Golf Course - Brighton,
The Box Elder Creek Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Adams County Colorado. Built in 1998, this Brighton course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-659-7177. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda short required.
Address: 32000 E 144th Ave, Brighton, CO 80601
Parker, Colorado Hotels
2Holiday Inn Denver-parker-e470/parker Road
19308 E Cottonwood Drive
Parker, CO 80138
5Fairfield Inn & Suites Denver Aurora/southlands
24192 E Prospect Ave
Aurora, CO 80016
6Hampton Inn & Suites Denver/south-ridgegate
10030 Trainstation Cir
Lone Tree, CO 80124
8Candlewood Suites Meridian Business Park - Dtc
10535 El Diente Ct
Englewood, CO 80112
10Marriott Denver South At Park Meadows
10345 Park Meadows Drive
Lone Tree, CO 80124
Parker, Colorado Restaurants
This is a list of Parker Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
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