All Upcoming Events

Rocky Mountain Half Marathon

Come race and enjoy the beautiful Rocky Mountains.  The half marathon will be starting at 6:00 am on the Lake Estes Trail around Community Drive and N St. Vrain Ave. (rather than from the Stanley Hotel, where it has started in the past).  Runners will have 3 and 1/2 hours to finish the race!  For more information or to register:  www.therockymountainhalf.com

Dates: 
August 1, 2015

Labor Day Arts & Crafts Show

Over a hundred artisans offer one-of-a-kind handcrafted items for you to purchase or just to enjoy viewing. Make your purchases immediately or ask your favorite artists for their contact information and shop later.  Downtown Estes just west of the Town Hall and Library on Elkhorn Ave on Labor Day Weekend, September 5-7.  Saturday & Sunday, 9am to 5 pm; Monday, 9am to 3 pm.

Dates: 
September 5, 2015 - September 7, 2015

Longs Peak Scottish-Irish Festival

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Dates: 
September 10, 2015 - September 13, 2015

Autumn Gold - Festival of Bands, Brats & Beer

23rd Annual Autumn Gold Festival - Listen to great music and relax with some cold brew and a mustard-covered bratwurst.  Cold beer, soft drinks, hot cider, bratwursts and hot dogs, and all the accompaniments are served throughout both days beginning at 10 am.  The bands rev up at 11 am and the bluegrass, folk, rock and jazz sounds continue until 5 pm each day.  Free entertainment.  Located at Bond Park.  970-577-9900 or 800-443-7837 for more information.

Dates: 
September 26, 2015 - September 27, 2015

Yoga in the Rockies

Yoga Retreat in the Rockies - popular Yoga Conference held at the YMCA of the Rockies in the fall.  One day, two days, or a whole week of classes, concerts, and immersion in everything yoga.  Special vegetarian meal options.  100+ Master Classes.  Learn more & register at yjevents.com/ep15

Dates: 
September 27, 2015 - October 4, 2015

Elk Fest

Fall is rut time for Estes Park's elk herds.  At this fun event we celebrate elk, known as "Wapiti" by the Native Americans.  A the 18th Annual Elk Fest you can see elk and learn about elk.  Native American Dancers entertain. The festival is free although there are fees for the elk bugling contest and elk viewing bus tours. 

Dates: 
October 3, 2015 - October 4, 2015

Catch the Glow

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Dates: 
November 27, 2015

Dasher 5K & Kids Run

It’s the season for holiday merriment and festive running!  The Dasher 5K is Santa’s reindeer training course and you can join the fun! Bring the kids and cheer them on during their 400 meter fun run.  Kids Fun Run starts at 10:30 am.  Dasher 5K starts at 11:00 am.  Adults - $40, Youth (Children 12 and under) - $20; Kids Run - $10 (8 years and under).  Start line on MacGregor Avenue.  Stay the day and into the evening with Christmas gift shopping and dining during the Tinsel Tavern Tour.

Dates: 
December 12, 2015