Trail Winds Recreation Center
Trail Winds Recreation Center
Carpenter Park Playground
Carpenter Park Playground
Carpenter Park Lake
Carpenter Park Lake
WinterFest
WinterFest
Carpenter Park Complex Xeriscape Garden
Carpenter Park Complex Xeriscape Garden
Preschool
Preschool


Thornton Parks, Recreation & Community Programs
News & Events


FREE Shuttle

TWRC Shuttle Service

We now offer a free shuttle service to Trail Winds Recreation Center for our residents living in the southern parts of Thornton!
Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt

Join us for our community scavenger hunt, Sortin' thru Thornton for a chance to win great prizes!
Job Openings

Job Openings

Are you currently looking for employment? Thornton may have just the right job for you!
Activites Guide

Guides Are Back!

The Thornton Activities Guide is back and will hit the mailboxes of Thornton residents at the beginning of August.

Summer Concerts

Summer Concerts

Gather your loved ones and join us at the Twist & Shout Summer Concert Series held on Thursdays at 7 p.m. throughout the summer!
Naturally Thornton

Naturally Thornton

Through this initiative we are leading by example and joining our community partners to create more waterwise landscapes!
Strategic Plan

TPRCP Strategic Plan

Keeping us on the path toward greater innovation and putting into practice the best of the best of ideas, programs and plans.
Movies in the Park

Movies in the Park

From Zootopia to The Karate Kid, we are excited for you to join us for the 2021 Neighborhood Movies in the Park!