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New Year's in Estes Park

Ring in the new year among the Rockies! Whether you're celebrating the end of 2022 or welcoming in 2023, Estes Park is the place to be this New Year's. 
 

This list is not all-inclusive and will be updated as more information becomes available.
 

You'll also find holiday meals and other offerings on our Holidays page.

New Year's Happenings

 

New Year's Brews at Avant Garde Aleworks

Avant Garde Aleworks is open with New Year's Eve & New Year's Day. Warm up with a pint of their Winter Strong Ale in the taproom! This dark beer has notes of chocolate and toasted bread crust paired with fruity notes of cherry and plum. 920 Dunraven St., Estes Park, CO 80517; (970) 591-2700; AvantGardeAleworks.com
 

New Year's Eve Pairing Dinner at Bird & Jim

Enjoy a 4-course menu with optional wine pairing at Bird & Jim. Check their website for details. 915 Moraine Ave., Estes Park, CO 80517; (970) 586-9832; BirdAndJim.com
 

20th Annual Crystal Ball at The Stanley

The Stanley Hotel cordially invites you to celebrate the new year at their 20th Annual Crystal Ball! Join them Saturday, December 31 for a night of food, drink, live music and celebration as we ring in 2023. 333 Wonderview Ave., Estes Park, CO, 80517; StanleyHotel.com/Holidays
 

New Year's Eve Family Dance at YMCA of the Rockies

Get ready to twist and shout into the new year with the YMCA! Join them on December 31 from 8pm-10pm at the Estes Park Center in the Longhouse Building. Dance to family-friendly music, enjoy NYE crafts, a ball drop (10pm MT) and snacks and drinks. This is free to guests who are staying in lodging at YMCA of the Rockies. If visitors want to participate, a day pass must be purchased. 2515 Tunnel Rd, Estes Park, CO, 80517; YMCARockies.org
 

Drive-Through Lighted Village at YMCA of the Rockies

Take an evening tour of the YMCA's decorated cabins from the warmth of your own car. The Flower Circle area of YMCA of the Rockies is adorned with hundreds of festive lights for a fun drive-through experience. Put your favorite holiday music on the car radio and enjoy the drive! This is free to guests who are staying in lodging at YMCA of the Rockies. If visitors want to participate, a day pass must be purchased. 2515 Tunnel Rd, Estes Park, CO, 80517; YMCARockies.org