Timed Entry Permits & Rocky Mountain National Park

Timed Entry Permits & Rocky Mountain National Park

To enter Rocky Mountain National Park between May 28 and October 11 two things are required: a timed entry permit PLUS a park pass or entrance fee. Use these tips to plan your trip into Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Autumn Gold Festival

A Festival of Beer, Brats and Bands – September 25 & 26, 2021

Aspens turn to a golden hue. The sounds of elk bugles reverberate throughout the air. It's a perfect season for one of Estes Park's late-autumn traditions when a series of bands herald Autumn Gold – a Festival of Beer, Brats and Bands.

Autumn Gold

Entrance is free to dance, listen to music and enjoy the festival.

The Estes Valley Sunrise Rotary will be offering mustard-smothered bratwursts, cold brews, soft drinks and more as talented local musicians and award-winning Colorado band play. Browse the vendor booths who will be offering corn on the cob, funnel cakes, fresh-squeezed lemonade, roasted almonds, and desserts.

Bring the kids! Free family activities include face painting, corn bag toss, a bounce house, and a classic car show. 

One of the highlights of Autumn Gold is the  NEW raffle, in which the winner will receive the grand prize of $10,000. Raffle tickets are $100 each. Contact any Sunrise Rotary club member to purchase tickets. All proceeds go to college and vocational school scholarships for promising high school graduates!

Located in Bond Park (170 MacGregor Ave).

Music, classic car show, activities, vendors and raffle information.