Category Archives: Festivals & Events

Visit Estes Park in 2020

Top 6 Reasons Visit Estes Park in 2020

With the start of the new year, there are fun and exciting things to do this year in Estes Park. Discover these top reasons to visit Estes Park in 2020. Visit during National Park Week When: April 18th – 26th, 2020 Where: Rocky Mountain National Park For an entire week in April, the National Park […]

02/03/2020 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events

2019 Summer Events in Estes Park

Save the date for these upcoming summer events in Estes Park and start planning your vacation today!   Art Market of Estes Park May 25th – 27th Kick summer off over Memorial Day weekend with the 20th annual Art Market of Estes Park. See a wide variety of fine arts and crafts from local Colorado […]

04/22/2019 | by Bill Goldmann | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events

Fall Festivals in Estes Park

With cooler days upon us, fall in Estes Park is a great time to visit. With bugling elk and colorful fall foliage sprinkling the mountain slopes of the Rockies, it’s no wonder that even after the summer has passed people still find their way up to Estes Park. And there certainly is no shortage of […]

08/13/2018 | by Bill Goldmann | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events | Local Area

Fourth of July in Estes Park

As the quintessential mountain town, Estes Park is the ideal place to commemorate our nation’s birthday and when staying with Rocky Mountain Resorts you are conveniently located near all of the action! So, celebrate Fourth of July in Estes Park with our guide to all of the festivities in town. Coolest Car Show On July […]

06/26/2018 | by Bill Goldmann | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events | Holidays

The holiday season in Estes Park

There’s a crisp breeze in the air that signals that the most wonderful time of the year is almost upon us and we can think of no better place to enjoy the holiday season than in the Rockies. Celebrate the holiday season in Estes Park with these fun events and festive things to do! Events […]

11/08/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events | Holidays

Estes Park brews for fall

Fall into great flavors with the craft brews of Estes Park this fall! Though any time is a good time to come sip our local beers, there’s something special about pairing these brews with our stunning fall hues. If you’re looking for an additional reason to visit Estes Park in the fall, our beer festivals […]

09/27/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events
Elk

What is the elk rut?

Fall is a special time in Estes Park with cooler temperatures, gorgeous fall foliage, and the distant bugles of bull (male) elk! The elk rut in Estes Park is mainly recognized by the sound the elks make. The bugling, a bellow with a grunt or a high-pitched call at the end, is used by the […]

09/20/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Area Wildlife | Estes Park | Festivals & Events
An autumn view of Lake Estes

Estes Park summer 2017 events

Though it feels like winter might not want to quit around here in Colorado, we can’t help but get excited about the wonderful lineup of summer activities happening near Rocky Mountain National Park! Plan your Estes Park vacation around these fun summer events – many with free entry! June Jazz Fest Weekend, June 3 – […]

05/22/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events
Estes Park welcome sign

Estes Park Summer Events Schedule

Estes Park is home to plenty of fun summer activities but if you would like to add a few special events to your itinerary, check out the upcoming schedule of festivals and other fun events happening in Estes this summer! May Memorial Day Weekend Art Market May 28 – 30, 2016 Take a stroll around […]

05/24/2016 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events