Thank You

I just wanted to take the opportunity to thank all of the businesses who have stood beside us and especially those who partnered with us. Parker Lifestyle is a great publication that is filled with local stories and contributions from many of you who understand what this town needs. Please continue to reach out and support this publication and make…

Relay For Life of Parker

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life movement is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. Participants gathered in July at Tallman Meadow Park to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all.

So Long To Summer

More than 270 people registered for the Parker Parks and Recreation’s eighth annual So Long to Summer 5K/5 Mile/10K & Family Fun Trek on Aug. 13, at Salisbury Park. The event also featured a post-race pancake breakfast, prize drawings and Huntington Learning Center Kids’ Dash for children 8 and under.

Parker’s Very Own Farmers’ Market

There isn't a better place to have a Farmers' Market than Mainstreet! Residents love the variety of vendors that range from diverse foods to perfectly made crafts and gifts, as well as a great selection of Colorado produce. Be sure you check out the market if you haven't done so already.

October 2016 Around Town

The Rotary Club of Parker honored senior Michaela Udlock as its September Student of the Month from Ponderosa High School. Michaela has a 4.16 grade-point-average and is ranked ninth in her class of 323 students. Udlock is a member of the National Society, Spanish Honors Society, Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), Ponderosa Activities Cabinet, Pep band, and…

PACE Center Celebrates Five Years in Parker

The PACE Center is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a special evening on Oct. 28 that features comedian, singer and actor Wayne Brady. Two packages are offered. The VIP Dinner Package includes a cocktail hour with appetizers, a four-course meal with entertainment by members of the Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra, open bar, tickets to the comedy performance, and the after-show…

Personal Risk Paid off for Parker Chef

Personal Chef Brandon Spies took a risk not many people would. After the financial bailout of 2008 and a job he "hated'' in wastewater for the City of Clovis, N.M., the former financial planner with AIG cashed in his retirement and moved with his wife and three children to Denver to become a personal chef.

Gateway Canyons

Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa is the world’s first and only discovery resort created to nourish guests’ curiosity through the art of discovery and adventure within a naturally intriguing environment. Just steps away from one of the highest concentrations of dinosaur fossils on the planet, Gateway Canyons Resort – part of the Noble House Hotels & Resorts collection – is…

Parker Task Force Gears up for Holiday Season

Area families in need have been able to celebrate wonderful holidays, thanks to community members and the dedicated volunteers at the Parker Task Force (PTF). And some of those who step up to help with the PTF’s annual Thanksgiving and Christmas Adopt-a-Family programs are the same people who once needed help. Now that they are back on their feet, they…

Mrs. Parker 2017

As Mrs. Parker 2017, Stacey James is a successful business woman who has her hands full serving with multiple charities. Her journey to the Mrs. Colorado America stage is largely fueled by a burning motivation to give back to her community.

Stay Koko Strong!

When it comes to starting any exercise program, it can be overwhelming to think too far ahead into the future. That’s why it’s wise to take a smaller scale approach to fitness: one day at a time, one week at a time, one month at a time, etc. Before you know it, exercise is a habit that you no longer…

Finding A Cure Through Research

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Colorado recognizes that there are many outstanding young professionals in the state who exemplify leadership qualities, are active in their volunteer roles and have excelled in their business communities. The campaign spotlights extraordinary talent, compassion, leadership qualities and celebrates the success of Colorado’s distinguished young leaders.

My Fall Faves

Jessica Duce is a Designer in Parker, CO. Please visit her website at or reach her at 303.805.5770 to find out how she can help you find your fall favs.