Get ready for Winter Fun!
Good snow fell in early November and coated everything in beautiful white! The lakes are still open if you want to get your last minute fishing in! There is so much to look forward to this winter. Staff holiday Parties, a white Christmas, a festive New Year’s Eve and much more. Be sure to check out our New Year’s Eve Dinner Menu on our Dinner menu page (scroll all the way down to the bottom).
See the calendar below (compliments of the Grand Lake Chamber) and start planning your adventure!
Dec 5: 5 PM: Mountain Magic-Holiday Shopping & Dining Experience. Shops open late.
Dec 6: Grand Chorale @ Community House
Dec 8: Colorado gives day: grand lake historical society
Dec 12: Locals Free Ski Day @ Nordic Center
Dec 12: Rocky Mountain Christmas w/ Juliet @ Community House(6-8pm)
Dec 18:RMRT Free Family Movie Night (6:00pm)
Dec 19: RMRT Home for the Holidays Performance (7:30pm)
Dec 20: RMRT Home for the Holidays Performance (2:00pm)
Dec 20: GLNC-Free Ski Lessons by Grand Nordic Club (pre-register)
Dec 24: Christmas Eve dinner at the Rapids Restaurant?
Dec 25: Merry Christmas (Rapids Restaurant closed Christmas Day)
Dec 26: Holiday Celebration-Kauffman House Museum (6-9pm)
Dec 26: Full Moon Ski @ Grand Lake Nordic Center (5-9pm)
Dec 26-27: Kauffman Museum Open (1-4pm)
Dec 26-31: 8PM: Holiday Melodrama @ Grand Lake Community House
Dec 31:Kauffman Museum Open (10PM-Midnight)
Dec 31: Dinner at the Rapids Restaurant? Midnight Fireworks over Grand Lake
Jan 18: Martin Luther King – 3 day weekend!
Jan 23: Grand Lake Winter Carnival
Jan 23: Vintage Snowmobile Races on Grand Lake
Jan 23: Grand Lake Nordic Center-Full Moon Ski (5-9pm)
Jan 30-31: 28th Annual “3 Lakes Ice Fishing Contest” For info, call: 970-887-2311
Feb 14: Happy Valentine’s Day! Grand Lake Nordic Center-Valentine Ski 2-for-1 passes
Feb 12+13+14+15 – 3 – day President’s Day Weekend
Feb 20: Full Moon Ski @ Grand Lake Nordic Center (5-9pm)
Feb 21: Romp & Stomp Grand County Pet Pals Fundraiser-GLNC
March 5-6: Grand Lake 5th Annual “Catch & Release” Ice Fishing Contest. Call: 970-798-8021
Mar 19: Full Moon Ski @ Grand Lake Nordic Center (5-9pm)
March 21: Kauffman Museum Open (1-4pm)
There will be lots more going on too. Check out the Trailblazers for Club Snowmobiling Activities, Poker Runs and more. Don’t forget our usual entertainment…. Ice-fishing Grand Lake, Shadow Mountain and Lake Granby, sleigh rides at Winding River Resort, soaking at Hot Sulphur Springs, Ice-Skating on Grand Lake’s free ice rink, winter hot air ballooning and more.
So don’t wait, make your plans today and don’t miss out on winter fun! Looking for Winter Lodging in Grand Lake, Colorado? Contact us! The Rapids Lodge has amazing Winter Lodging Deals – stay as low as $60 per night for 2 people and as low as $89 for up to 6 people! Some of these are pet-friendly too! Book online at the Rapids Today!