Each community has unique ways to celebrate events and seasons throughout the year. Below you’ll find just a brief selection of marquee events. Each linked visitor site offers exact dates and details, for these and more events.
Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival
Annual Chocolate Lovers Walk
Music & Blossom Festival
Harvest Festival at Holy Cross Abbey
Park After Dark Concert Series at the Royal Gorge
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Explore the icons below to discover your perfect central Colorado vacation.
Explore the history of the area, visit historic townsites, on interpretive mining history trails, or visit a dinosaur museum.
Enjoy float trips, kayaking, whitewater parks for kayakers, river surfers and SUPs, or convenient fishing access points and high alpine lakes.
Go skiing or snowboarding at Monarch Mountain or Ski Cooper, find miles of groomed trails for snowmobiling, XC skis, snowshoes or fat bike.
Experience an adrenaline-filled activity at a zipline or adventure parks, or spend a day relaxing day with a round of golf or soaking in a natural hot springs.
The Central Mountains have the highest concentration of 14ers in Colorado, old mining roads and hundreds of miles of trails.