Events Around Grand Lake

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

Upcoming Grand Lake Village Events to enjoy:

  • Every Wednesday through September 7th: Live music in the park 5pm-7pm.
  • August 13: Songs & Stars on the Land. 5pm-9pm. Live music and star gazing, brought to you by Colorado Headwaters Land Trust. Click here for details
  • August 14: Community Picnic Benefit for the Cottage Court Museum. 5:30-8:30pm. Details here.
  • August 19-21: 75th Annual Buffalo Days! Paint and sip, lakefront movie, 5k, kids zone, pie bake off, corn hole tournament, jail photo booth, BBQ at the lakefront, axe throwing, live music, parade, fireworks and MORE! For a complete schedule and information:
  • September 10:  Troublesome Fest music festival. Benefit for first responders and fire-wise education.
  • September 12-17: Grand Lake US Constitution Week! Speakers, live music, fireworks, kids booth and more! Details coming soon at
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.
 We are so fortunate. Now that all 3 shows are going - Jersey Boys (outstanding) and Cinderella (beautiful), and Desperate Measures-  you can have company for 3 days in a row and they can likely see all 3 shows!
Call 970-627-3421, swing by the box office at 800 Grand Avenue or go to 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