What’s Happening 8/28/15 – 9/4/15

March 19th, 2015

EVENTS
Aug 28: Cool Nights Cruz-In: Estes Park
Car Club. Bond Park. 5:30 pm
Aug 28-30: Colorado Senior Pro Charity
Rodeo. Estes Park Events Complex. 3 pm
Aug 28-30: Handmade in Colorado Expo.
Estes Park Events Center. 11 am
Aug 31: Sounds of Summer. A Free
Concert Celebrating the 100th
Anniversary of Rocky Mountain National
Park, Featuring the Denver Brass. The
Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. 7:30 pm (doors
open at 6:30 pm).
- Weekly on Tuesday: Free 5K Group Run.
Starts at the Stanley Hotel. 6 pm
- Weekly on Thursday: Estes Valley
Farmer’s Market. Bond Park. 8 am
MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT
Aug 28: Ran Off the Rooster. Acoustic.
Rock Inn. 9 pm
Aug 29: Terry and Ash. Acoustic. Rock Inn.
7 pm
Aug 29: Gary Hall. Acoustic. Barlow Plaza.
5:30 pm
Aug 29: Mountain Town Rockers. Rock.
Elk Meadow Lodge. 6:30 pm
Aug 30: Neal Whitlock. Acoustic. Rock Inn.
5 pm
Aug 30: Laurie Damron. Acoustic. Barlow
Plaza. 5:30 pm
Aug 30: Sean Flynn. Acoustic. Rock Inn.
11 am
Aug 31: Richard Geppinger. Acoustic.
Barlow Plaza. 5:30 pm
Sept 1: Branden Sipes. Acoustic. Barlow
Plaza. 5:30 pm
Sept 2: Bradley Mayhew. Magic. Barlow
Plaza. 5:30 pm
- Weekly on Tuesday & Wednesday: James
Davis. Spanish and Classical Guitar. Twin
Owls Steakhouse. 6 pm
- Weekly on Tuesday & Thursday: BINGO at
the American Legion. American Legion
Post 119
- Weekly on Tuesday: Open Bluegrass
Jam. Rock Inn. 6 pm
- Weekly on Wednesday: Open Mic.
Lonigans. 9 pm
- Weekly, Friday & Saturday: Ray Young.
Jazz Piano. Nicky’s Steakhouse. 5 pm
- Weekly on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
& Saturday: Garry Valero. Jazz Piano.
Nicky’s Steakhouse. 7 pm
- Weekly, Thursday, Friday, Saturday. Bob
Smallwood. Crag’s Lodge. 7 pm
- Weekly on Friday & Saturday: Karaoke.
Lonigans. 9 pm
- Weekly on Saturday: Live Music. Kind
Coffee. 5 pm
- Weekly on Friday: Open Mic. Elk
Meadow Lodge. 6:30 pm
THEATRE
- Weekly on Wednesday: Estes Park Film
Festival: The Living Dream, 100 Years
of Rocky Mountain National Park.
Historic Park Theatre. 2 pm
SEMINARS, CLASSES & LECTURES
Aug 29: Introduction to Essential Oils.
Riverspointe Spa. To RSVP, call 970-577-
6841. 4 pm
Aug 31: Africa in Wildlife: Long Necks
and Zebra Stripes with Robert Brunson.
National Park Village. 7 pm
Sept 1: Roadmap to Longevity. Library.
6:30 pm
Sept 4: Wild Inspirations. Aspen and
Evergreen Gallery. 5 pm
- Weekly on Monday, Tuesday & Friday:
Downtown History Walking Tours. Bond
Park. 8:15 am
- Weekly on Monday, Wednesday, Friday
& Saturday: Sip & Paint. Learn to paint
while enjoying drinks. Murphy’s Resort.
Monday & Wednesday at 6 pm. Friday &
Saturday at 7 pm
- Weekly on Wednesday: Summer
Enchanted Evenings. Baldpate Inn. 7 pm
- Weekly on Wednesday: Bugs & Brews.
Tie flies, fishing talk, and tasty brews.
Rock Inn. 6 pm
-Weekly on Friday: Taste & Create. Art
class and wine tasting. Snowy Peaks
Winery. 5 pm
ROCKY MOUNTAIN
NATIONAL PARK
Celebrate 100 years of Rocky Mountain
National Park by visiting the Beaver
Meadows Visitor Center to learn more
about wildlife, the junior ranger program,
recreational opportunities and more!
Evening & Ranger-Led Programs.
Offered daily. For more information, call
970-586-1206.
Aug 29: Sisters of Courage: Pioneer
Presentation. Beaver Meadows Visitor
Center. For time, call 970-586-1206.
Sept 2: Centennial Artist in Residence
Program Presents: Through an Artist’s
Eyes. Beaver Meadows Visitor Center.
7:30 pm
Sept 3: Centennial Science behind the
Scenery. Beaver Meadows Visitor Center.
7:30 pm
Sept 4: Rededication Ceremony
Celebrating Rocky Mountain National
Park’s 100th Anniversary. The meadow at
the Glacier Basin Campground. 11 am (area
opens at 9 am for event attendees).
- Daily: 100 Images for 100 Years
Instagram Photography Exhibit. Fall River
Visitor Center. Continues through Sept 5.
9 am
Rocky Mountain Conservancy. Nature
seminars for everyone in the family. Fees
apply. For details, locations, and
registration, call 970-586-3262.
Aug 28: Hike with a Naturalist: Lawn
Lake. Lawn Lake Trailhead. 7:30 am
Aug 28: The Life and Times of Moose. For
time, call 970-586-3262.
Aug 29: On the Wing Again: Autumn Bird
Migration. 8 am
Aug 31: History of Stewardship in Rocky
Mountain National Park. 8:30 am
Sept 4: Hike with a Naturalist. Mount Ida.
- Weekly on Friday: Sunset Safari: An
Educational Adventure by Bus. Fall River
Visitor Center. 6 pm
- Weekly on Wednesday and Thursday:
Journey to the Top! Trail Ridge Rd Bus
Adventure. Fall River Visitor Center. 9 am
EXHIBITS
- 18th Summer Art Walk. Cultural Arts
Council. Continues through September 7.
- Plein Air Rockies 2015. Cultural Arts
Council Gallery. Continues through
October 25.
- Climb On! History of Rock Climbing in
Estes Park & Rocky Mountain National
Park. Estes Park Museum. Continues
through October 4.
- 6th Annual “Western Light” Fine Arts
Show. Earthwood Collections. Continues
through October 31.