Weekly on Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday - Sip & Paint. Learn to paint a masterpiece while enjoying delicious drinks. Murphy's Resort. Call for info, 970-480-2955. Mondays & Wednesdays at 6 pm, Fridays & Saturdays at 7 pm
Weekly on Tuesday - Free 5K group run. Starts at the Stanley Hotel. Warm-up at 5:30 pm, Run begins at 6 pm
Oct 20, 27 & Nov 3: Kids Yoga. Estes Park Yoga. 3:45 pm to 5 pm
Oct 21: Estes Park Sports & Fitness Expo. Estes Park Events Complex. 2 pm to 6 pm
Oct 21: RedRum Mystery Dinner at The Stanley Hotel. Reservations required. Book online or call 970-577-4000. 5:30 pm (dinner at 6:30 pm) to 9:30 pm
Oct 22: The Shining Ball at The Stanley Hotel featuring the North Mississippi All-Stars. Reservations required. Book online or call 970-577-4000. Doors open at 8 pm
Oct 24 & 31: Yoga for Mobility and Vitality. Estes Park Yoga. 10 am to 11 am
Oct 25 & Nov 1: Yoga for Golfers. Estes Park Yoga. 10 am to 11 am
Oct 26-29: ArtFusion. YMCA of the Rockies, Emerald Lodge. 8 am to 10 pm
Oct 28: Boo Bash. The Concert Hall at The Stanley Hotel. Reservations required. Purchase tickets at King Soopers or online at TicketsWest.com. Doors open at 8 pm
Oct 29: Halloween Spooktacular with spooky tours, hayrides, a haunted house, and trick or treating. YMCA of the Rockies. 3 pm to 8 pm
Oct 29: Halloween Masquerade Party. The Concert Hall at The Stanley Hotel. Reservation required online or call 970-577-4000. Doors open at 8 pm
Oct 29: Halloween Party - BooGrass with Chain Station Mountain Music playing bluegrass. The Rock Inn. 10 pm to 1 am
Oct 30: Chain Station Brunch. The Rock Inn. 1 pm to 4 pm
Oct 31: Halloween Kid Fest and Trick-or-Treat. Elkhorn Avenue. 5 pm to 9 pm
Oct 31: Halloween Costume Party with music from Tahosa and DJ Savior Selves. Lonigans. 8 pm to 2 am
Oct 31: Halloween Bash with the McKay Brothers & Band playing acoustic music. Fajita Rita's. 10 pm to 2 am
Nov 1: Trivia Night. Rock Cut Brewing Company. 7 pm to 8:30 pm
Nov 4: Spoken Word & Poetry Slam. Inkwell & Brew. 7 pm to 9 pm
Nov 5: Fall Back Beer Festival. Estes Park Events Complex. 12 pm to 5 pm
Nov 12: Tree Lighting Ceremony. George Hix Riverside Plaza. 5 pm
Nov 25: Catch the Glow Parade. Along Elkhorn Avenue. 5:30 pm
Live Music around town at Rock Inn, Nicky's Restaurant, Lonigans, The Barrel, Estes Park Resort, Twin Owls Steakhouse, Marys Lake Lodge, Snowy Peaks Winery, Fajita Rita's, Hunter's Chophouse, and American Legion.
Weekly on Tuesdays & Wednesdays - James Davis. Spanish & Classical Guitar. Twin Owls Steakhouse. 6 pm
Weekly on Thursdays - Mountain Town Trio performing classic rock at Fajita Rita's. 6 pm to 9 pm
Weekly on Fridays - Live music - Acoustic. Snowy Peaks Winery. 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Oct 22: Crossroads Ministry Benefit Concert. Presbyterian Community Church of the Rockies. 2 pm to 4 pm
Oct 23: Vintage 2016 - live music, wine tasting & auction. Dunraven Inn. 4 pm to 7 pm
Nov 6: Estes Park Music Festival - Winter Series Opening Concert with Cantabile Singers singing a Choral Heritage of the United States. The Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. For further information contact 970-586-9519 or go to www.EstesParkMusicFestival.org 2 pm
Nov 11 & 12: An Evening with Mary Chapin Carpenter. The Stanley Hotel. Buy tickets at www.StanleyHotel.com or call 970-577-4111. Doors open at 7:00 pm
Nov 13: Estes Park Music Festival - Winter Series with the Paul Shinn Trio playing jazz. The Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. For further information contact 970-586-9519 or go to www.EstesParkMusicFestival.org 2 pm
Nov 20: Estes Park Music Festival - Winter Series with Jerilyn Jorgensen and Cullan Bryant, playing violin and piano. The Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. For further information contact 970-586-9519 or go to www.EstesParkMusicFestival.org 2 pm
Dec 4: Estes Park Music Festival - Winter Series with Michael Davis and Tim Burns, playing violin and piano. The Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. For further information contact 970-586-9519 or go to www.EstesParkMusicFestival.org 2 pm
Dec 11: Estes Park Music Festival - Winter Series with Elise Campbell, playing flute and vocal. The Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. For further information contact 970-586-9519 or go to www.EstesParkMusicFestival.org 2 pm
Dec 18: Estes Park Music Festival - Winter Series with The Estes Valley Singers. The Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. For further information contact 970-586-9519 or go to www.EstesParkMusicFestival.org 2 pm
Drawn to Black Canyon - The History & Beauty of MacGregor Ranch. Estes Park Museum. Exhibit continues through Oct 31. Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm
Shades of Gray, Splashes of Color. Art Center of Estes Park. Exhibit continues through Oct. 23. 10 am to 5 pm
Autumn Art Walk. Throughout Estes Valley. Art Walk continues through Dec. 9. 12 pm to 5 pm
Fine Arts Show featuring Maggie Renner Hellmann & Lou Renner. Earthwood Collections. Exhibit continues through Nov 30.
Oct 29 - Nov 12: Lines into Shapes. Art Center of Estes Park. 12 pm to 5 pm
Nov 4 - Dec 31: Holiday Gifts & Miniatures Show. Cultural Arts Council Fine Arts Gallery. 12 pm to 5 pm
In the Park
Oct 21-23 & 28-30: Bear Necessities. Beaver Meadows Visitor Center. 10:30 am to 11 am
Ranger Led Programs include tundra nature walks, talks about wildlife, childrens programs, elk patrol, and more!
Beaver Meadows Visitor Center - Open daily from 8 am to 4:30 pm. Stop by to learn more about wildlife, the junior ranger program, recreational opportunities, and more! Free 23 minute park film on the hour and half hour, bookstore, and general Park information.
Fall River Visitor Center - Closed for Season - except open for the last weekend in November and some weekends in December. Features general Park information, life-sized wildlife displays, a bookstore, and a discovery room where kids can touch objects and try on dress up clothes. Handicap accessible.
Alpine Visitor Center - Open daily from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm (weather permitting). Please call 970-586-1222 for Trail Ridge Road conditions before going as weather conditions can change quickly and at any time. Features exhibits on alpine tundra, gift shop & restaurant, and beautiful views!
Moraine Park Discovery Center - Closed for the Season. See natural history exhibits or walk a half-mile nature trail. Handicap accessible.
Sheep Lakes Information Station - Closed for the Season. Great viewing spot for park wildlife: bighorn sheep, coyote, elk, and badgers.
Kawuneechee Visitor Center - Open daily from 8 am - 4:30 pm. 1 mile north of Grand Lake on the Park's west side. Features exhibits on the Colorado River, books, and the 20 minute park film.
Estes Park at Night
For those night owls who don't go to bed when it gets dark, Estes Park has live entertainment galore. Nightlife rocks at local bars, lounges, nightclubs, and pubs.
Live music from jazz, country, rock and blues to easy listening can be found at Nicky's Restaurant, Mary's Lake Lodge, Rock Inn Mountain Tavern, Estes Park Resort, and Lonigan's Saloon. If you want to be part of the entertainment, open mics, open stage, or karaoke can be found at The Barrel and Lonigans.
Every Tuesday - Open Bluegrass Jam. The Rock Inn. 6 pm to 9 pm
Every Wednesday - Lonigans hosts an Open Stage. 9 pm
Every Thursday - Folk Bluegrass Pick. The Barrel. 6 pm to 9 pm
Every Friday & Saturday - Lonigans hosts a Karaoke Night. 9 pm
Every Sunday - The Barrel hosts an Open Mic. 3 pm to 6 pm
Every Week - call for current shows and times
Reel Mountain Theatre 970-586-4227
Park Theater 970-586-8904