From extreme snow sports to music festivals and more, there’s lots to discover in Colorado this weekend! Check out a list of some of our favorite events below:
Where: National Western Stock Show | 4655 Humboldt St, Denver 80216
When: All Weekend
The annual National Western Stock Show returns for its 114th year in 2020!
This is considered by many to be the premier rodeo, livestock and horse show in the entire country. Don’t miss out on a variety of awesome activities and attractions, including a trade show, rodeo, livestock show, live performances and so much more!
Where: Buttermilk Ski Resort | 38700 CO-82, Aspen 38700
When: All Weekend | See Website for Schedule
One of the biggest extreme sports events in the world comes to Aspen this year!
If you’re looking for a fun weekend of hitting the mountain and seeing world-class athletes perform, consider a trip to Aspen! This weekend will feature a variety of events, including a variety of free concerts from world-renowned artists! Check their website for more details.
Where: Parfet Park | Golden, CO 80401
When: All Weekend | View Website for Schedule
The 6th annual UllrGrass Music & Beer Festival returns this year at Parget Park in Golden!
This 3-day fest named after the Norse God of Winter will feature a variety of amazing live music, food and craft beer. Children 15 and younger will have free admission to the music! View their website for a schedule of events and more details.
Where: Downtown Breckenridge | Main St. Breckenridge, 80424
When: All Weekend
The International Snow Sculpture Championships feature snow-sculpting artists from around the world as teams compete to make the best sculpture!
These amazing creations are hand-carved out of 20-ton blocks without power tools. Viewing days are January 24th-29th!
Where: Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa | 3530 Country Rd. 83, tabernash 80478
When: Saturday | View Website for Schedule
Join Devil’s Thumb Ranch & Winter Park/Fraser Chamber for the 7tha Annual Stagecoach Classic Race & Tour!
This is a 15/30km classic cross-country ski race that starts at Devil’s Thumb Ranch and finishes with a beer garden, DJ and food vendors at Hideaway Park in downtown Winter Park! Participate in the race or just join the finishing festivities!
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Zoo | 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd, Colorado Springs 80906
When: Saturday | 10:15 AM – 11:45 AM
Bring your kiddo(s) aged 1-4 for a Stroller Safari at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs this Saturday!
This fun zoo tour will be a great chance to socialize with other parents and allow your little one to experience and connect with the animals the zoo has to offer. Make sure to register in advance!
Where: Denver Museum of Nature & Science | 2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver 80205
When: Sunday | 9 AM – 5 PM
This Sunday marks a free day at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science!
This rare occasion is one you don’t want to miss. Bring the whole family for a day of free & educational fun at one of the top family-friendly destinations in all of Colorado.
Where: The Craftsman & Apprentice | 1325 E 22nd Ave, Denver 80205
When: Saturday | 9 AM – 10 AM
Bring the entire family out for a fun morning of Open Studio time!
Here people of all ages can enjoy building and crafting with a wide-variety of materials that can build or shape whatever your heart desires. Great place for young and old alike to explore their creativity!
Where: Gondola Plaza @ River Run Village | 100 Decrum Square, Keystone 80435
When: January 11th | 7 PM
Looking for a fun weekend on the mountain?
Check out Keystone on Saturday for some night-skiing as well as fireworks that will take place at 7 PM! You can view the fireworks from all over, but the best view will be the Gondola Plaza at River Run Village!
Where: Dillon Ice Castles | 120 Buffalo St, Dillon 80435
When: All Weekend
The Dillon Ice Castles are back again for another season!
These magical & award-winning creations are an experience you and your family do not want to miss. Here you can explore giant castles and sculptures carved completely out of ice that are lit with LEDs. You can buy your tickets at this link.
Where: The Potter’s House Church of Denver | 9495 E Florida Ave, Denver 80247
When: Saturday | 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Celebrate the Chinese New Year at the 18th annual Colorado Chinese New Year Celebration!
Here you can ring in 2020, the year of the rat, with a variety of Chinese entertainment including cultural cuisine, traditional costume, arts & crafts, music, live performances and much more!