Special Events

Flick and Float

Come enjoy a dive-in movie and free popcorn at the pool! Movie will begin playing at dusk, and the pool will re-open for entrance at 7:30pm. Bring your pool noodle – large floaties will not be permitted.

Date: July 20
Movie: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Time: Pool opens at 7:30 p.m. Movie begins at dusk.
Fee: Free for Residents, $7 for Non-residents
Location: Ranch House Pool
Popcorn is free and other concessions will be on sale during the movie.

Thank you to our generous Platinum Sponsor, Colorado Credit Union!

Boots and BBQ

Join us for a Country Western dancing night complete with a line-dancing instructor, live band, cash bar, and fun outdoor games, including the opportunity to pet a pony and take pictures!  Pulled pork sandwiches, corn on the cob, and coleslaw will be served.  Wear your best outfit and dust off those boots!

Date: Saturday, August 10
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Dakota Lodge
Fee: Adults: $35, Children Ages 6 – 15: $25, Children Under 5: Free

Tickets will be sold in advance by contacting the Ken-Caryl Riding School at eqschool@kcranch.org or 303-972-8456.  No tickets will be available at the door. We will be capping the event at 150 people.  Parking is limited, so feel free to ride your bikes, walk, or carpool!

Doggie Dip DayBlack lab in water with ball

It’s your pup’s turn to cool off in the pool! Register early – space is limited to 60 dogs per session.

Date: Saturday, September 7
Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.
Location: Community Center Pool
Fee: Res. $7/dog, NR. $9/dog

Thank you to our generous sponsor:


Barn BrewHa

Fun for the entire family! Live music, beer, wine, food trucks, pony rides, petting zoo, KC Nature activities, Equestrian Center tours, Firewise, and more!

The event is free! Please bring cash for drinks and food. Bring your chairs and blankets for the best seating for the band.

Date: Saturday, September 28
Time: 1 – 5 p.m.
Location: Dakota Lodge

Thank you to our generous sponsor:

Save the Date for These Special Events

October 19: Fright Fest & Haunted Trail. 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
November 11: Veteran’s Day Celebration. 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
November 28: Gobble Wobble 5K & Fun Run. 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
December 7: Holiday Happenings. 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.


Special Event Sponsor Information

Ken-Caryl Ranch Metropolitan District’s annual special events offer a wide variety of sponsor and partnership opportunities. These events are a great way to connect with the community and show your support. Each event has different opportunities to get involved from sponsoring Santa at Holiday Happenings to hosting a booth and activity at Earth Extravaganza. All partnerships include marketing exposure and onsite recognition during the event. Please contact April Crockett at 303-979-4070 or aprilc@kcranch.org to learn more about sponsoring a special event for our community.

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