Events in Estes Park


In addition to magnificent mountains and wildlife visitors to Estes Park Colorado and Rocky Mountain National Park can usually find a unique and entertaining event to participate in or just be a spectator.   Enjoy the Rooftop Rodeo, July 4th Celebration, Art Walk, Christmas Parade, Highland Festival, Elk Fest, Craft Fair, Film Festival, and so much more.

Check out the Events Calendar to see what exciting activities are scheduled and plan your vacations today.




Big Band Bash June 13-14, 2015

 Enjoy two days of Big/Jazz Bands from Colorado and beyond! Becky Martin is returning as our guest vocalist on Sunday night, June 14 with the Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra. On Saturday night, enjoy the Temple Jazz Orchestra, all the way from Texas! 

June 13 – 14, 2015 • 12:45 -9pm • Performance Park • 417 W. Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, Co 80517 • 970-577-9900 • Website


Memorial Day Weekend Art Market May 23 – 25, 2015

Art MarketMore than 90 artisans showcase their art in Bond Park in the heart of downtown Estes Park. Local, regional and national artisans will offer fine arts and crafts for sale. For more information click here.• Saturday, Sunday, Monday, • Starting: 9:00 AM • Admission: Free • Bond Park • Downtown Estes Park, Estes Park, CO 80517 • 970-586-5882


rocky-mountain-blue-bird-150x150Rocky Mountain Nature Association Field Seminars Center – 970-586-3262 Offering custom and regularly scheduled field classes on topics such as hiking, photography, backpacking, bird watching, geology, kids/family interests, and more! We also provide educational bus tours to view wildlife and explore Trail Ridge Road.


Logo_FINAL_BLUE_4CP_NEWROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK CENTENNIAL Celebration from October 15, 2014 – September 4, 2015Come visit Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park and reconnect with the natural beauty that our nation has preserved for 100 years. Many generations have been astounded, and amazed by the majestic views that amaze your senses. From September 3, 2014 through September 4, 2015, Estes Park will be joining Rocky Mountain National Park in celebrating their centennial anniversary with educational series, live music, and special events. Celebrate with Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park during this special 100th year Event. Open year-round, the park offers fun at every level during each season. From hiking along the 300 miles of trails to snowshoeing the popular beginner trails of Bear Lake and Dream Lake to world-class back-country skiing and ice climbing –there is an adventure for everyone!For more information visit:

Estes Park Fiber Affair - Wool Market

  Alpacas  This is a family friendly event with lots to experience for everyone. Enjoy tractor rides for kids, try spinning and weaving In the children's tent and learn how clothes and goods get from farms to their closets. Enjoy hands-on activities; meet wooly animals, watch entertaining performances; and of course shopping in the recently expanded event barn.• 9 am - 5 pm Saturday; 9 am - 4 pm Sunday • Fairgrounds at Stanley Park • 1209 Manford Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517 • Website