- Bugling competitions, archery contests, educational areas, music performances, and more
- Typically held the last weekend in October.
- Join us in downtown Estes Park
Overview: Elk Fest is a remarkable event for those interested in viewing elk in the wild, as well as expanding their knowledge about elk, their habitats and how to observe them in nature. The festival coincides with the elk rut, providing the natural sight and sound spectacle created during the big game's mating season.
Where: The festival offers a variety of activities held at Bond Park, located in downtown Estes Park.
When: Typically celebrated the first weekend in October
Cost: Costs may vary for each event
Details: Art vendors range from oils and pastels, handmade elk-ivory jewelry, scrimshawed antler knives, elk antler lamps and chandeliers, elk hide pillows, and elk antlers. Food vendors offer their delicious elk cuisine. Elk Fest is a celebration not to be missed.