Events Around Grand Lake

Click here to download our 2022 Grand Lake Calendar with scenic photos from around the area!

Trail Ridge Road is open 10 miles up throughout the winter. The road will open all the way to Estes Park around the last week in May!

Events to celebrate this holiday season:
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  • December 2nd: Festival of Trees. 4:00-8:00 pm
  • December 9th–10th: Secret Santa Shop. Kids shop free for parents and pets. Katie - 720-434-1690
  • December 11th:  Grand Chorale Holiday Concert 7:00pm. Grand Lake Community House
  • December 17th-18th: Home for the Holidays Theater Show.
  • December 30th: Comedy Night! 2 shows.
  • December 31st: New Years Eve Theater Special!
  • Wednesdays @ 1:00: Virtual Reality for seniors at Juniper Library
Thanksgiving Weekend!

Friday: Olde Fashioned Crafts Bazaar 10 to 3 with Christmas Tree Lighting at 5 pm - or maybe a little later, in Town Square !
Saturday: Olde Fashioned Crafts Bazaar 10 to 3

December: Santa moved to Grand Lake!  (You can, too!)



Grand Lake has been treated to amazing live theater for over 50 years.  The actors and those behind the scenes are professionals from out of the area.
  Each winter season, we are treated to:
Home for the Holidays - a festive musical performance by our favorite artists who return to
Grand Lake for a special weekend in our winter wonderland!

New Years Eve Special - Usher in the new year with a one-night only performance between dinner and the Fireworks over Grand Lake!

Call 970-627-3421 or purchase tickets online here features 10 songs about the Grand Lake Area.
Free flash drives with the entire album are available upon request.
Chords and lyrics can be provided for you to perform the music on your own!

Click here for a list of Benevolent Organizations and more recreational activities in the area

Grand Lake Center, formerly the site of our elementary school, offers year round activities:
Grand Lake Center events calendar:

MORE EVENTS for Grand Lake visit  970-627-3402
                           for Granby visit    970-887-2311

Grand County Chamber:

Paint and Sip Fraser
For the most current Trail Ridge conditions, call 970-586-1222.
Reservations are needed to enter the Park at any location between 9 AM and 3 PM.  You may enter the park before 9AM and after 3PM without a reservation-  park pass fees are still applicable. 
Village Activities
From ice-fishing on frozen lakes under an azure blue sky to hiking to the top of Mount Craig
(or “Baldy” as the locals call it), enjoying a dip in the cool lake or watching professional musicians perform in Broadway musicals in our Repertory Theatre after shopping and visiting our historical sites, Grand Lake provides activities for any adventurer.


Winter / Spring

Rocky Mountain National Park

  • Ranger-led snow treks
  • Ranger talks
  • Trail Ridge Road is open for ten miles past Grand Lake!
  • Video Presentations
  • Visitor Center
  • Wildlife