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


Fun Run

Family Fun Run!

Start your day at the Family Fun Run or 5K in Carpenter Park on Saturday, December 11! Register early and save!
Winterfest

Fun in Santa’s Village

Carpenter Park Fields comes to life with the excitement of the holidays! Lots of wintery fun for all to be experienced.
Santas Calling

RING! RING! RING!

Would your child like a phone call from Santa? This December 14-16 he will be calling Thornton. Make sure you are on his list.
Job Openings

Job Openings

Are you currently looking for employment? Thornton may have just the right job for you!
Take a look & apply today.

Activites Guide

2022 Winter-Spring

Take a look at the 
2022 Winter-Spring Activities Guide and the TPRCP Magazine for
department offerings.
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.
Join Our Team

Looking for Lifeguards 

Would you like to join our amazing team of lifeguards? Apply today and begin your journey as a protector of our Thornton pools!