What’s Happening 2/27/15 – 3/13/15

February 26th, 2015

ESTES PARK
HAPPENINGS
For additional information call 800-443-7837 • 970-577-9900
February 27 – March 13, 2015
EVENTS
Feb. 28: Mini Film Festival, Running on the
Edge and MUT Runner. Estes Park Mountain
Shop. 7 pm
Every Thursday in March: Dine Around Estes
Park. Special tasting plate menus. Throughout
Estes Park. 4:30 pm
March 1: Estes Park Bridal Crawl. Vendor
Show Case & Venue Tours. Estes Park Resort.
9 am
March. 3: Free 5K Group Run. Starts at the
Stanley Hotel. 6 pm
March 7: Across the Divide GeoTour
Geocache Kick-off Party. The Other Side
Restaurant. 11:30 am. Res. Required.
March 7: Casino Night. Presented by Sunrise
Rotary. The Stanley Hotel. 7 pm
March 10: Free 5K Group Run. Starts at the
Stanley Hotel. 6 pm
MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT
Feb. 27: James Davis. Classical Guitar. Twin
Owls Steakhouse. 6 pm
Feb. 27: Neal Whitlock. Acoustic Folk. Rock
Inn. 6 pm
Feb. 27: Ray Young. Jazz Piano. Nicky’s
Steakhouse. 6 pm
Feb. 27: Open Mic. Lonigans Pub. 9 pm
Feb. 28: Ray Young. Jazz Piano. Nicky’s
Steakhouse. 6 pm
Feb. 28: Sean Flynn. Acoustic. Rock Inn. 6 pm
Feb. 28: Karaoke. Lonigans Pub. 9 pm
March 1: Piano Prodigy from Kruger Studio.
Piano. Stanley Hotel. 2 pm
March 1: Jon Pickett. Acoustic. Rock Inn.
5 pm
March 4: Matthew Gurnsey, The Kilted Man.
Celtic. Marys Lake Lodge. 6 pm
March 4: Trivia Night. Longz Mountain Grill.
6:30 pm
March 5: Ladies Night with the Mountain
Town Rockers. Estes Park Resort. 6 pm
March 5: Open Bluegrass Jam. Rock Inn.
6 pm
March 6: James Davis. Classical Guitar. Twin
Owls Steakhouse. 6 pm
March 6: Ray Young. Jazz Piano. Nicky’s
Steakhouse. 6 pm
March 6: Ran off the Rooster. Americana.
Rock Inn. 8 pm
March 6: Open Mic. Lonigans Pub. 9 pm
March 7: Gary Hall. Acoustic. Rock Inn.
6 pm
March 7: Mountain Town Trio. Rock. Marys
Lake Lodge. 6 pm
March 7: Ray Young. Jazz Piano. Nicky’s
Steakhouse. 6 pm
March 7: Karaoke. Lonigans Pub. 9 pm
March 8: Seicento Baroque Ensemble. The
Stanley Hotel. 2 pm
March 8: Jon Pickett. Acoustic. Rock Inn.
5 pm
March 10: Writers Open Mic. Coffee on the
Rocks. 12:30 pm
March 11: Trivia Night. Longz Mountain
Grill. 6:30 pm
March 12: Ladies Night with the Mountain
Town Rockers. Estes Park Resort. 6 pm
March 12: Museum Game Night. “Estes
Park Bingo.” Estes Park Museum. 6 pm
March 12: Open Bluegrass Jam. Rock Inn.
6 pm
March 13: James Davis. Classical Guitar.
Twin Owls Steakhouse. 6 pm
March 13: Just Jill. Acoustic. Rock Inn.
6 pm
March 13: Ray Young. Jazz Piano. Nicky’s
Steakhouse. 6 pm
THEATER
March 6, 7, 13, 14 & 15: Melodrama: The
Great National Park Dedication or The
Day We Almost Lost Estes Park.
Presbyterian Community Church of the
Rockies. March 6, 7, 13, 14 at 7 pm.
March 15 at 2 pm
SEMINARS, CLASSES &
LECTURES
Feb. 28: Skyscrapers – Past, Present and
Future. Chuck Benson, Art & Architectural
Historian. Art Center of Estes Park. 7 pm
March 2: Transformation in Rocky
Mountain National Park. YMCA of the
Rockies – Hempel Auditorium. 5:30 pm
March 2: Practicing Medicine in a
Mountain Village. Estes Park Museum.
6:30 pm
March 10: Essential Oils: Chemical-Free
Living. Riverspointe Spa. 4 pm
Weekly on Friday: Taste & Create. Painting
class & local wine. Snowy Peaks Winery. 5 pm
Weekly on Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat:
Sip & Paint. Learn to paint a masterpiece
while enjoying drinks. Murphy’s Resort. Mon &
Wed at 6 pm. Fri & Sat at 7 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! Ranger-led programs
on weekends. Details call: 970-586-1206
Feb. 28: Mountain Lions: Magic and
Mystery. Beaver Meadows Visitor Center.
7 pm
March 5: Full Moon Walk. Call for times.
March 7: Bob Flame – a Rocky Mountain
Ranger. Beaver Meadows Visitor Center.
7 pm
Rocky Mountain Conservancy. Nature
seminars for everyone in the family. Fees
apply. For details and registration call
970-586-3262.
Feb. 27 – March 1: Light & Snow: Winter
Photography. Various Times.
Feb. 28: Winter Survival Skills. 9 am
March 7: Beginning Watercolor for the
Nature Enthusiast. 8:30 am
March 7: Winter Ecology: A Snowshoe Trek
for Kids & Families. 9 am
EXHIBITS
Valentine’s Show. Cultural Arts Council.
Continues through March 1
Mentor/Student Show. Art Center of Estes
Park. Continues through March 29
March 7: Women’s History Month Art
Exhibit. Cultural Arts Council. Continues
through April 5
Climb On! History of Rock Climbing in Estes
Park & Rocky Mountain National Park. Estes
Park Museum. Continues through Oct. 4

Ice Skating Rink is Open!

December 14th, 2014

An Ice Skating rink in downtown Estes is open! It is located behind Dairy Queen and across from Bond Park. The pricing is as follows:

Ice Skating       $2.00

Skate Rental     $2.00

The standard hours of operation are Saturdays 11:00 am – 7:00 pm and Sundays 11:00 am -4:00 pm. Depending on the weather, the rink will be in operation through Mid-March of 2015.