Events Around Grand Lake 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!

  • February 1: Winter Carnival! Theme this year is Wild Wild West. Parade, snow sculptures, bed sled races, human bowling and more make for a day full of fun!
  • February 1-2: Drone Expo – “Whoop the Mountains”. Watch drone races, drone battles, and live music!
  • February 1: Kauffman House -  1-4 pm. Opens for tours and treats. Adults $5. Children 12 and Under are Free.
  • February 2: Super Bowl Party – 12:30pm at the Gateway Inn. Free touchdown jello shots, drink specials, raffle, $10 appetizer buffet.
  • February 8: Pond Hockey Tournament- Watch 42 teams compete on Grand Lake!
  • February 8: Full Moon Ski – 5-9 pm at the Grand Lake Nordic Center. 970-627-8008
  • February 8: BINGO for Habitat for Humanity – 6:30pm at Carvers Bakery Café in Winter Park. $10 for 10 games, cash only.
  • February 16: Pets Pals Romp and Stomp – Bring your dog out for some fun on the trails and raise money for a wonderful cause. 970-627-8008.
  • February 18: Stories of Life in Grand Lake in the 1930’s – 6:30pm at the Grand Lake Center. Special guest Sylvia Hites shares stories from her life in Grand Lake from 1930 to being a “pumping plant wife” in 1949. Free entry and free dessert! 970-627-8324
  • February 21-22: Poker Run –Poker run with a twist! Snowmobile to each of the 4 stations to pick up your cards. $5 per hand or 5 hands for $20. Prizes up to $700! Kick off with happy hour at the Gateway Inn on Friday at 6pm. Registration begins on Saturday at 9 in the Community House. Proceeds support Flight for Life.
  • February 22: Ice Addiction Fishing Tournament – 5am-4pm. Over $25,000 in prizes, including the grand prize of $10,000 cash! See for details.
  • February 29: Singing in the Snow – 7pm at the Grand Lake Center. A cabaret of songs from new and old musicals.  970-627-2415

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:
Fitness classes:

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

Grand County Chamber:
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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