Celebrate the spirit of the Rocky Mountain West during the Labor Day Wild West Weekend! The village of Estes Park has a weekend line-up full of western fun! Enjoy the thrill of the Senior Pro Rodeo, the sweet sounds of John Denver, delicious chuck wagon grub and an arts & crafts show in the heart of downtown Estes Park!
Senior Pro Rodeo:
Saturday & Sunday, August 30 - 31
Colorado Senior Pro Charity Rodeo will be feature, Steer Wrestling, Roping, Bronc Riding, and Bull Riding. There will be stick horse races for the kids and mutton bustin'. Cost of admission is $15 for adults, kids $5.
Rocky Mountain Chuck Wagon Cook-Off:
Saturday, August 30, 4:30 pm
A unique western culinary experience, The Rocky Mountain Chuck Wagon Cook-Off is an official American Chuck Wagon Association event, where you can watch as several wagons competing in five food categories: meat, biscuits, corn, beans and dessert. These dinners will be cooked up on-site to be judged for distinguished honors. Come visit with the cooks and check out their wagons as they are cooking up a delicious chuck wagon dinners throughout the day! The food will be will judged at 5:30pmand dinner will be served promptly at 6 pm to the hungry crowd!
John Denver Tribute Concert:
Saturday, August 30, 7 pm
An Estes Park favorite and nationally-known musician, Brad Fitch honors the legacy of John Denver during the 11thAnnual John Denver Tribute Concert, held at the Estes Park Events Complex at the Fairgrounds. A look-a-like to say the least, Brad Fitch provides fans a true John Denver 'Rocky Mountain High' evening of live music. Tickets sell fast, purchase your tickets and make your lodging reservations today!
Labor Day Arts & Crafts Show:
Saturday - Monday, Aug 30 - Sept 1
More than 100 booths feature a variety of hand-crafted goods during the Labor Day Arts & Crafts Show. The show includes paintings and drawings, jewelry, metal work, clothing and tapestry bags, gourmet pantry items, home decor, western art & decor, wood carvings, doll clothes and toys, pottery, glass and more.
It's a weekend that promises plenty of rip-roaring fun for buckaroos of all ages! Find your perfect place to kick-up your boots at the end of the night, make your weekend lodging reservations in Estes Park today!