There is so much going on in Monument. Make us one of your stops! We will have a limited cocktail menu along with our frozen drinks. Dex's Diner will be set up and ready to cover your food needs.
Monument and Palmer Lake have activities planned for the entire day.
The day will begin at 8:00 a.m. with a 5k Run starting at the Palmer Lake Elementary School. Â Call (719) 481-1747 for info. Â
Children's Parade at 9:30 a.m.
Main Parade begins at 10:00 a.m. Begins on Lincoln St., west to Front St, north on Front St. to Third St. heading east to Beacon Lite Rd, heading south to finish at 2nd St. Â Parade lasts approximately 2 hours and draws 20 to 30 thousand spectators.
Parking for spectators available at Lewis-Palmer High School, Palmer Lake Elementary School and Creekside Middle Schoo, with shuttle busses (including stroller storage) running until 1 p.m.
After the parade a street fair will be held in Historic downtown Monument at Second and Washington Streets, including Limbaugh Park. Â Food, arts, crafts, petting zoo, raptors, and wolves from the Wolf Sanctuary. Street Fair concludes at 3 p.m.
Palmer Lake will then host a series of outdoor activities including concerts starting at 3 p.m. culminating with an incredible fireworks display at dusk!