Two candidate vaccines for COVID-19 recently released promising phase III efficacy results, and a third vaccine, using a completely different mechanism of delivery and viral presentation for antibody response, is being tested locally by UCHealth. Read more
The Town of Estes Park's Events Department announces dates and times for the Catch the Glow Festival of Lights which kicks off this weekend! The event begins the evening after Thanksgiving and runs for two weekends, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. each evening:
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Start off your Thanksgiving Day in a healthy way! YMCA of the Rockies is offering an alternative option to the traditional Turkey Trot run on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 26. Join us at the Y for a distanced traditional running route or participate virtually from your own locatio…
The Town of Estes Park's Events Department announces final dates and times for the Catch the Glow Festival of Lights. The event begins the evening after Thanksgiving and runs for two weekends, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. each evening:
KRKI was Estes Park's third AM radio station, and, in 1998, became its first FM radio station.
It's time to show off our holiday spirit! Decorate your Estes Valley home or business for the holidays and let us put you on a map so community members and visitors can enjoy your hard work as they celebrate the season!
This week, the Museum Friends are offering their annual 20% discount days for members of the Estes Park Museum Friends & Foundation to say thank you for your support through membership contributions.
No task is too big when done together by all. -Hawaiian Proverb
Estes Valley Sunrise Rotary Club is hosting a one-day, virtual Arts & Crafts Show on December 5, 2020 starting at 10 a.m. MST! We hope you will attend!
Like many events scheduled to take place in 2020, Veterans Day in Estes Park will look different this year. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, the American Legion is unable to hold its traditional ceremonies or serve the annual Veterans Breakfast.
For eleven years now, Estes Park has come together to celebrate National Philanthropy Day. The event was started by the founding board of the Estes Park Nonprofit Resource Center (EPNRC). It was first hosted at the library with baked goods and punch. It has become an annual celebration at th…
The commercial Estes Park AM radio station at frequency 1470 kHz, now owned by the town, enjoyed a 40 plus year local history of broadcasting from a variety of locations under a range of owners, formats, and call letters.
Due to ongoing public health and safety precautions, the Town of Estes Park's Events Department announces changes to the 2020 Catch the Glow Parade. Instead of a traditional mobile parade, the Catch the Glow Festival of Lights will be stationary and hosted on the grounds of the Town's Events…
By: Lisa VonBargen, Estes Valley Recreation and Park District Marketing and Communications Manager
By: Kris Hazelton
The Estes Park Archives concludes its October series of 19th century Estes Park history programs with a major event that occurred in the final year of the century, a man-made forest fire first reported near Longs Peak in August 1900 that grew to an estimated 10,000 acres in size in the futur…
From the Estes Chamber of Commerce
To Benefit Estes Park Health Hosted By Estes Park Newcomers Club
The Estes Chamber of Commerce and Macdonald Book Shop announce a celebration of new ownership on Thursday, October 22, 11-4, at Macdonald Book Shop, 152 E. Elkhorn Ave. On September 10, 2020, Paula Steige turned over ownership to Kevin and Anastacia Reed, who also own Inkwell & Brew next door.
The last pine cone/pine needle drop off event will take place, Wednesday, October 21 beginning at 8am. Only 100 free vouchers will be given out. The event will take place at the Waste Management Transfer Station, 455 Elm Rd.
By the 1870s, Estes Park had finally come into its own as a tourist destination in Colorado territory, aided by the completion of the transcontinental railroad in 1869 and the Kansas Pacific's arrival in Denver in 1870. From that point forward, Estes began to build not only a national reputa…
On Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. join Colorado State University Archaeologist, Dr. Jason LaBelle via Zoom as he presents, The First Ascent: Ten Thousand Years of Native American Occupation in the Colorado Mountains. The program will take place via Zoom (no registration required) an…
Looking for something fun to do this Saturday that embraces safety standards during COVID-19? Head to the Rummage Sale this Saturday, Oct. 10 from 10 a. m.-1 p. m. at The Kelley House in Allenspark, which is home to The Hilltop Guild.
By: The Estes Valley Watershed
Community Corner Café is a ministry to the entire Estes Park community. For ten years Community Corner Café has been offering well balanced, well made meals to any and all who choose to come each Friday night from the first Friday in October to the last Friday in April.
The 12th Annual Storm Mountain Holiday Bazaar is rapidly approaching! As usual we have a number of local artisans displaying beautiful handmade items that would make wonderful holiday gifts. We started the Storm Mountain Bazaar in 2008, a group of local crafters looking for an outlet for the…
The Estes Park Archives concludes its September football-related programming this Saturday, September 26, with a free talk on the most important football in America, the nuclear football, once referred to as the atomic football.
Slip into your lederhosen and celebrate Oktoberfest from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 25th at the Circle 119 American Legion.
The 45th Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Festival is on! This fun and unique shopping experience showcases world class artists from Colorado and neighboring western states. Shoppers will discover hand woven garments, paintings, jewelry, metalwork, photography, fractal art, sculpture, pottery, an…
If you love food trucks, jewelry, local art, relaxing spa treatments, numerology readings, and special discounts, then please join us for Fall Fest at the Wellness Cottage on September 23rd from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.! The Wellness Cottage is home to two businesses: Estes Park Acupuncture, and Rev…
Looking for something fun to do this Saturday that embraces safety standards during COVID-19? Head to the Second Saturday Mini Bazaar this Saturday, September 12 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at The Kelley House in Allenspark, which is home to The Hilltop Guild.
The last Monitored Weed Drop-off for this season will be held Saturday, September 26 from 9:00 a.m. to noon located north of the Waste Management transfer station at 666 Elm Road. Estes Land Stewardship Association (ELSA) volunteers will be on hand to answer weed questions at-a-distance and …
By: Rita DuChateau, Rotary Club of Estes Park