RidgeGate to Host “Station Sensation” Street Festival to Kick Off Service to Three New Light Rail Stations
WHAT: RidgeGate, in partnership with The City of Lone Tree, the South Metro Denver Chamber, and RTD will celebrate the official opening of the highly anticipated Southeast Rail Line Extension (SERE) with service to three new light rail stations including Sky Ridge Station, Lone Tree City Center and RidgeGate Parkway Station on Saturday May 18th, 2019, with a Station Sensation street festival for the whole family.
All are welcome to the Station Sensation which will be a full day of activities and entertainment including dancers, music, art, carnival games, performances and food trucks. Guests will have the chance to compete in a watermelon eating contest, face painting and climbing wall and watch live music, stilt walkers and magicians.
WHO: Onsite interviews will be available during the event from:
Sky Ridge Light Rail Station
9941 Trainstation Circle
Saturday, May 18, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM
Schedule of Events:
RTD’s Southeast Rail Extension brings three new light rail stations to RidgeGate with 2.3 more miles of track and 1,300 new parking spaces at the end-of-line RidgeGate Parkway station. With unparalleled access to light rail, freeway corridors and a robust interconnected trail system, RidgeGate is becoming the most connected community in the metro area.
Learn more about the Southeast Rail Extension
RidgeGate is a mixed-use, master planned community in Lone Tree, Colorado, that is home to 6000 residents. The community began taking shape in 2003 and is nearly fully developed on the west side of I-25 with expansion now beginning on the east side of I-25. RidgeGate encompasses a total of 3,500 acres, or six square miles, and is designed to seamlessly integrate urban amenities and residential neighborhoods with beautiful natural open spaces, parks and trails. It is home to three light rail stations, dynamic shopping, dining and wellness as well as several large employment campuses, all joined by a highly connected and walkable UrbanScape ®.