All Upcoming Events

Grand Lake Catch & Release Ice Fishing Contest

Join the crowd in Grand Lake for their 4th Annual Grand Lake Ice Fishing Contest.  You can register on Friday night during the Friday Night Welcome Party at Pancho & Lefty's.  Ice Fishing contests held throughout the day on Saturday.  $40 entrance fee.  Entrants who are 14 years and younger are free.  Prizes awarded in three categories: Lake Trout, Rainbow Trout, and Brown Trout.  There will also be a Kid's Wildlife Snow Art Contest.  Contest begins at 7:00 a.m. Awards ceremony March 8th at 2:00 p.m. at Pancho & Lefty's.

Dates: 
March 7, 2015 - March 8, 2015

Dine Around Estes Park

Join us in a town-wide dine around event every Thursday from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.  14 different restuarants will offer a $5 tasting plate from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.  Different menus each week.  The different restaurants that are participating are:  

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March 5, 2015
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March 12, 2015
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March 19, 2015
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March 26, 2015

Dine Around Estes Park

Join us in a town-wide dine around event every Thursday from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.  14 different restuarants will offer a $5 tasting plate from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.  Different menus each week.  The different restaurants that are participating are:  

Dates: 
March 5, 2015
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March 12, 2015
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March 19, 2015
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March 26, 2015

Dine Around Estes Park

Join us in a town-wide dine around event every Thursday from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.  14 different restuarants will offer a $5 tasting plate from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.  Different menus each week.  The different restaurants that are participating are:  

Dates: 
March 5, 2015
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March 12, 2015
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March 19, 2015
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March 26, 2015

GeoFest - A World of Opportunity, A World of Wonder

GeoFest logoCome join us to celebrate Earth Day and learn to look at the world in a new way.  GeoFest will be held at the Estes Park Events Complex from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Admission is $5/person (5 and under are free).  Participate in Arts & Crafts, meet scientists, listen to music from around the world, play games, and much, much more!  Event hosted by the Estes Park Learning Place.  

Dates: 
April 25, 2015

Stanley Film Festival

From April 30 to May 3, come see classic and contemporary independent horror cinema at the Stanley Film Festival 2015.  The four-day event showcases filmmakers' latest works, Q&A discussions, industry panels, student film competition, and special events for cinema insiders, enthusiasts and fellow artists. In addition to being able to see the film festival with films by both emerging and established filmmakers, you can participate in games, a Zombie Crawl, a murder mystery dinner, a Big Wheel Death Race, and Dead Right Horror Trivia.  

Dates: 
April 30, 2015 - May 3, 2015

Estes Park Duck Race for Charity

Duck Race

Annual Rotary fundraiser for Estes Park Charities. Adopt a Duck and watch him jostle for position!  Ducks leave Nicky's at 1 pm for a race down Fall River and through Downtown. Great prizes! Spring Sidewalk Sale - Downtown.  Entertainment at Nicky's from 11 am - 1 pm.  Entertainment at Riverside Plaza from 1-4 pm.  Lodging specials for the weekend too!

Dates: 
May 2, 2015

Jazz Fest & Art Walk

Estes Park Jazz Fest

25th Annual Jazz Fest and Spring Art Walk.  Jazz Noon to 5 pm.; Art Walk 10 am to 6 pm. 
Free at Performance Park, a beautiful natural outdoor amphitheatre with red rock backdrop.  

Art Walk Maps available at the Cultural Art Council Fine Arts Gallery at 423 W. Elkhorn & at the Jazz Fest.

Dates: 
June 6, 2015 - June 7, 2015

24th Annual Wool Market Fiber Festival

Wool Market workshops held two days prior to the Market.  Estes Park High School.  9am  Pre-registration required 970-586-6104.  A fiber market showcasing all the animals we use for clothing, rope, and protection.  Competitions, food booths, and a vendor's barn of fleeces, yarns, fiber equipment and finished products like handmade sweaters, hats, and mittens. 

Dates: 
June 13, 2015 - June 14, 2015

Estes Park Marathon, Half Marathon

Come out and show how you can run at altitude!  Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K/5K Race and Kid's Fun Run.  Marathon at 6 am.  Pre-registration 970-586-8191 or on the EP Marathon website.

Dates: 
June 21, 2015