4th Annual Estes Park Winter Festival
Martin Luther King Weekend, January 18 – 21, 2013
For those that have been with us from the beginning, you have seen us grow from hosting 1,000 people in year one to over 7,000 last year. This event is quickly becoming a popular festival not only in Colorado, but surrounding states.
We will return to last year’s venue at the Fairgrounds at Stanley Park in the indoor heated pavilion.
TICKETS for Sat. & Sun. available at the gate or online (Click here).
Age 0-3 years: Free
Age 4-9 years: $5 Admission (Includes ALL activities except pony rides. Pony rides are $5.00)
Age 10 - Adult: $10 Admission (Includes ALL activities except pony rides. Pony rides are $5.00)
Age 21 and up: All you can taste beer & wine. Additional $30 includes beer/wine tasting from a commemorative tasting glass.
Pony rides $5 Must pay Festival Entry.
SATURDAY & SUNDAY
Downtown Estes Park Monday Block Party!
Where: Across from Bond Park at the ice skating rink.
When: Monday, January 21, 2013. 11 am - 5 pm
Cost: Varies per activity
What: Pony rides, petting zoo, face painting, balloon artists and FREE ice skating
*Monday is also a fee FREE day at Rocky Mountain National Park!
Hike in your car, cross country ski, snowshoe, wildlife watch, take pictures, --take it all in and enjoy breathtaking views!
STAY AND PLAY…… Enjoy Estes Park All Winter
Art Gallery Walk - Tour Estes Park’s art galleries and enjoy hot wassail and other refreshments while you admire beautiful artwork from around the country. Art Gallery Walk maps are available at the Estes Park Visitor Center and the Cultural Arts Council of Estes Park Gallery 423 W. Elkhorn Ave.
The Winter Art Walk will start on Friday January 18 and it will continue until May 2013. An opening reception for the "4th Annual First Show" on Friday January 18, 2013 will be at the CAC Fine Art Gallery in downtown Estes Park. This is a free event and open to the public. There will be live music, food and wine from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. www.EstesArts.com
Local merchants Displaying and selling their art, photographs, jewelry and so much more!
Massage, Facials, Mani/Pedi – Pamper yourself at one of Estes Park’s many spas.
Ice Skating – Downtown Estes Park, Saturday and Sundays through mid-March. Monday, Jan. 21,, 2013 is FREE skating sponsored by Estes Park Winter Festival
Horseback Riding - If you're looking for something more adventurous, try horseback riding through the beautiful forests surrounding the Estes Valley.
Fly Fishing along the area’s lakes and streams.
Estes Park Aquatic Center - Cheer on young swimmers at the High Altitude Classic swim meet Saturday and Sunday or go play on Friday and Monday.
Indoor Rock Climbing
Hiking, sledding, snowshoeing, cross-country and backcountry skiing in Estes and Rocky Mountain National Park. Enjoy your great outdoors!
Snow Cat Tours
Golf – Yeah, it’s that nice up here! The 9-hole Executive Course is open through March and the 18-hole course opens in April.
Crafting- Indulge your inner artist!
Live Music – Great bands play all over town all year round.
Come to experience a beautiful winter weekend in Estes Park and also take advantage of lodging discounts, restaurant specials and retail deals. There is so much to do during the Estes Park Winter Festival and the entire season!