Parker Arts, Cultural & Events Center – PACE

  • Owner: Town of Parker
  • Architect: Semple Brown Design, P.C.
  • General Contractor: Shaw Construction, Inc.

This is the new 53,000 sq ft performing arts complex for the Town of Parker, with patronage expected from surrounding communities. The project program includes a 500 seat main performing hall and a 200 seat Flex Room. Auxiliary spaces include a fine arts gallery, multi-purpose rooms, visual arts classrooms, rehearsal rooms, dance studio, a commercial / teaching kitchen, bar, dressing rooms, stage support, basement storage, and administrative offices. Site development encompasses a portion of the ten acre site and includes an arrival plaza and festival street, outdoor patio adjacent to open space and trails, surface parking and an amphitheater. The balance of the ten acre parcel is master planned for a potential mixed use development with the multitude of auxiliary spaces, this facility has become a hub for community activity.

Citation Award – American Institute of Architects AIA Colorado Parker Arts, Culture & Events Center – Parker, Colorado 2012
Citation Award – American Institute of Architects AIA Denver Design and Honor Awards – Parker Arts, Culture & Events Center (PACE) 2012