All Upcoming Events
Fireworks over Lake Estes starting around 9:30 pm on July 4th.
- Start the day off with the traditional Independence Day Pancake Breakfast at Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church (920 Big Thompson Avenue)
Saturday, July 22nd. Start time at 9 am. Join us at 8504’ for a scenic fun run/walk, beginning and ending in the heart of Allenspark. The race circles through downtown along dirt roads and amid the pine forest boasting views of high mountain peaks. Supports the Community Center in Allenspark. For course map, course profile and driving direcitons, please visit www.RunLikeTheWind5k.com
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 2-4. Saturday & Sunday, 9am to 5 pm; Monday, 9am to 3 pm. For more information go to www.estesparkartsandcrafts.com
Fall is rut time for Estes Park's elk herds. At this fun "Elktober" event we celebrate elk, known as "Wapiti" by the Native Americans. At the 19th Annual Elk Fest you can see elk and learn about elk. Native American storytellers & dancers entertain. The festival is free although there are fees for the elk bugling contest.