Festival brings together music, art, community
Music

Festival brings together music, art, community

ESTES PARK Snowygrass, “Estes Park’s very own music festival down by the river,” returns, July 20-21, to Baldwin Park and Snowy Peaks Winery. The event—presented by local artist and musician Nadine Sekerez’s Upstream Enterprises—features local bluegrass and Americana bands, food vendors, artists and artisans, kids activities along with wine and beer. It’s dog-friendly and, according … Continue reading

Town accelerates Moraine Avenue bridge project, plans for intersection closure April 8-30
Culture

Town accelerates Moraine Avenue bridge project, plans for intersection closure April 8-30

ESTES PARK In an effort to accelerate the Moraine Avenue bridge replacement project and reopen that section of U.S. 36 by Memorial Day weekend, the Town of Estes Park requested and received additional funds from the Colorado Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. An additional $191,000 will allow modifications to the work schedule to … Continue reading

Affordable family spring break adventures await in Colorado
Colorado / Get Out of Town

Affordable family spring break adventures await in Colorado

DENVER Spring in Colorado offers sunshine, powder, ideal temperatures and a wide array of spring break deals for family adventures throughout the state. From swooshing down the slopes of iconic resorts such as Aspen or Vail or some of Colorado’s gem resorts such as Purgatory and Monarch Mountain to indulging in a true western experience … Continue reading

Popular Colorado musicians blend Latin, bluegrass styles, Feb. 9
Music

Popular Colorado musicians blend Latin, bluegrass styles, Feb. 9

ESTES PARK The monthly Upstream Concert Series at the intimate 225-seat Historic Park Theater continues, Feb. 9 from 6-11 p.m., with an “incredible” evening of Latin dance music fused with bluegrass. The “Night of LatinGrass & Dancing” concert features Nederland-based musicians Bridget Law, formerly of Elephant Revival and Silas Herman of Gipsy Moon performing with … Continue reading

Work begins On Alluvial Fan Trail in Rocky Mountain National Park
Culture / Hiking/Backcountry

Work begins On Alluvial Fan Trail in Rocky Mountain National Park

ESTES PARK Construction is beginning on a new accessible pedestrian trail in the Alluvial Fan area between the existing east and west parking lots with a new bridge across the Roaring River. The construction is expected to last through next fall. While construction is taking place, there will be closures in the sections where the … Continue reading

Celebrate winter season in Colorado with new events, attractions, lodging, more
Colorado / Get Out of Town

Celebrate winter season in Colorado with new events, attractions, lodging, more

DENVER Colorado is heading into a winter filled with new offerings for visitors. From soaring down the mountain year-round on four new mountain coasters, skiing 468 acres of new terrain at Arapahoe Basin and celebrating Snowmass’ 50th anniversary, to exciting hotel and restaurant openings and unique packages and experiences, Colorado is filled with winter fun … Continue reading

Celtic festival marches into Estes Park
Culture / Music

Celtic festival marches into Estes Park

By Doug Fox ESTES PARK It’s pageantry, patriotism, spirit and spectacle all wrapped into one fabulous weekend, Sept. 7-10, at the Estes Park Fairgrounds. The Longs Peak Scottish-Irish Highland Festival marks its 41st anniversary with this year’s performances and displays. Tattoo Estes kicks things off at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 7, with bagpipe and military bands … Continue reading