Event Permits

Flowers in the foreground with the capitol building in the background

Event Permits for the Colorado State Capitol & Lincoln Park

NOTICE: Updated, March 26, 2021 — With Denver continuing to be in COVID-19 Level Yellow, event permits will be issued as follows:

State Capitol West Steps/Grounds 
Event permits will be granted with a limit of up to 175 people per CDPHE guidance beginning March 29, 2021.


Lincoln Park 
Event permits, however, will not be granted until August 1, 2021 and will be subject to CDPHE COVID-19 guidelines at that time.



Host your public event on the beautiful and prestigious West Steps of the Colorado State Capitol Building, or in historic Lincoln Park.

  • Ceremonies
  • Press conferences
  • Rallies and demonstrations
  • Festival
  • Other special group gatherings

Permit requests are fulfilled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please be sure to check the event calendars below for the availability of the dates and facilities that you wish to request before completing your request form. Please note: event permits issued for the Lincoln Park site require a $500 mandatory donation, made payable to the Colorado Veterans Memorial Preservation Fund.

Please note that permits are issued for the hours between 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m.

Calendar of Scheduled Events

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Request Form & Rules

If you experience any issues or don't receive an email confirmation, please contact the Capitol Complex main help desk at 303-866-4357 or email dpa_permitrequests@state.co.us.

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