Colorado WinterThe Colorado winter is filled with festivals, concerts, and events. Mountain ski and snowboard resorts and ciites like Denver make every day a winter holiday in Colorado. Whether you live in Colorado or vacation in Colorado, this guide will help you plan how to spend your time from peak to peak and border to border.  This guide is currently under construction and updates are being made everyday. Check back often or subscribe to the EiC weekly newsletter.

It's HUGE! 2018-19 Colorado Winter Guide

Directory of Colorado Ski Resorts and Communities
Maps, lodging, unique characteristics, the best quick reviews of things to do and more
Ski Area Opening Days
All it takes is snow
Ski Area Closing Days
It is the saddest day, but at least you'll know when it's coming
Top Colorado 2017-18 Winter Festivals
EiC's picks of what's not to be missed
The Bra Tree
How does that beautirful peice of cloth find its way to a tree?
See All Upcoming Ski Resort Events  
Events at all Colorado ski resorts by date
Best Apres Ski - Happy Hours at Colorado's Ski Resorts
Apres Ski is just part of the deal
Mountain Dining Adventures: Sleigh Ride, Ski Lift, Snowshoe, Ski and Hike to Dinner
Even dining in Colorado is an adventure

Fabulously Famous Winter Holiday EventsThanksgiving - Christmas - New Years Eve - Martin Luther King WeekendPresidents Weekend - Mardi Gras - St. Patricks Day - Spring Break - Easter 
Enjoy the Front Range before or after heading up:
Denver, Fort Collins, Boulder, Colorado Springs, Pueblo
Activities and Things to do (besides skiing and snowboarding) - Sledding hills, Snowmobiling, Snowshoe, Ice Skating and more
Extreme to Wild to Fun - Colorado's Inconic Top Adventure Winter Sports Competitions
Popular Winter Sports: Hockey, Ice Racing, Basketball, Football, Mountain Sports, Fat Bike, Snow Sports, Fishing (See the full Colorado Sports Guide)

Directory of Colorado Ski Resorts and Communities

Popular Resort Towns and Their Events: Summit County, Grand Junction, Ouray

And there's also: Boulder, Fort Collins, Denver, Colorado Springs

Things to do

Top 15 Colorado Winter Festivals & Events Coming Up:

  1. Snow Daze, Vail, Dec. 15-17
  2. Ullr Fest, Breckenridge, January 10-13, 2018
  3. Borealis Fat Bike World Championships, Crested Butte, January 25-28
  4. Rio Frio Ice Fest, Alamosa, January 26-28, 2018
  5. Ouray Ice Festival, Jan. 18-21
  6. Breckenridge International Snow Sculpting Competition, Jan. 22 to Jan. 29, 2017
  7. X Games Aspen, Jan. 25-28
  8. Steamboat Winter Carnival, Feb. 7-11
  9. WinterWonderGrass Festival, Steamboat Springs, February 23-25
  10. Ski Joring & Crystal Carnival in Leadville: March 2-4
  11. Cripple Creek Ice Festival, Feb. 9-18
  12. Firehose Relay, A-Basin, Feb. 23, 2018
  13. Loveland Fire and Ice Festival, Feb. 9-11
  14. Frozen Dead Guy Days, Nederland, March 9-13
  15. Kayaks on the Snow, Monarch Ski Resort, TBA

Yep, that's the top 15 for the winter 2017-18. Of course newly announced festivals, concerts and events are added everyday, so if you can think of a Fest that should be here, send an email to

Below are this week's events in Colorado, click here to see all of Colorado's upcoming winter events.

Events in Colorado by Winter

Week of September 17, 2018

No events in this category for this week.

Week of September 17, 2018