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A Great Community in Which to Live and Learn
Lamar offers rural family living at its best. Solid family values still prevail in this community, with numerous events and activities scheduled throughout the year. Whether you enjoy outdoor activities, community concerts, or a relaxed shopping atmosphere, our friendly community welcomes you.
Our quality schools and progressive teachers encourage lifelong learning. High school students are afforded opportunities for apprenticeships and to earn dual credit through their high schools and  Lamar Community College.  Using cutting edge technology, students at the College may obtain certificates of study and a variety of associate degrees for transfer or employment.  LCC partners with Colorado four-year colleges and universities for seamless transfer into bachelor's degree programs; many have local completion options.
*Big Timbers   Motocross Park  *Annual Air Show & Fly-In
9053 Hwy 196 (719) 336-8267Lamar Airport
*Big Timbers Museum *Baseball & Softball
7515 Hwy 50 (719) 336-2472 *Bicycling
Hours: 1:30PM - 4:30PM, 7 Days a Week *Big Timbers Museum
*City Parks *Bird Watching
Willow Creek - 3rd & Parkway *Fishing
Escondido Park - 11th & Washington John Martin Reservoir
Northside Park - 5th & Maple Lake Hasty, Great Plains Reservoirs
Enchanted Forest - 4th & Beech *Goose Hunting
*Colorado Welcome Center *Hiking
109 E. Beech St. (719) 336-3483 Willow Creek Park Jogging Trail
*Colorado Green - Wind Power Project *Lamar Community Building
23 Miles South of Lamar on Hwy 287Exercise & Weight Rooms
*Lamar Lanes Bowling *Lamar Days Parade & Rodeo
1704 S. Main St. (719) 336-5781 3rd Weekend in May
*Lamar Municipal Swimming Pool *Lamar Swimming Pool
1107 Parkview Ave. (719) 336-7665 Seasonal Memorial Day to Labor Day
*Lamar Public Library *Lamar Theatre
104 E. Parmenter St. (719) 336-4632 *Neoplan Bus Manufacturing
*Lamar Rollerblade Park Tours by Request
1107 Parkview Ave. *Oktoberfest -1st Saturday in October
Lamar Theatre *Sand & Sage Fair & Rodeo
219 S. Main St. (719) 336-5737 2nd Week in August
Hours: 6:45PM & 9:00PM Sunday Matinee *Spreading Antlers Golf Course
*Lamar Tennis Courts *Tennis Courts
1107 Parkview Ave. *Trap Shooting
*Madonna of the Trail Monument
109 E. Beech St.
*May Valley Speedway
8 Miles North of Lamar (719) 336-9407
*Spreading Antlers Golf Course
1 Mile South of Lamar on US Hwy 287