Friday, November 16 – International Day for Tolerance

Granby Tree Lighting with free luminary carriage rides, s’mores, hot cocoa and a visit from Santa. Starts at 5 pm at The Lot at the Granby Visitor Center (516 E Agate).

GCHA Annual Meeting and Dinner at The Grand Manor at the Inn at Silver Creek, starts at 6 pm. For information, call (970) 725-3939.

Celebrate Recovery Grand County meets at Grand River Assembly Church in Granby.  Potluck at 6:00, Music at 6:45 and Meeting at 7:00 pm.

Ullrs Tavern in Winter Park has live music by The Fritz, starts at 9:30 pm.

Saturday, November 17 – Take a Hike Day

Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center opens for the season at 8 am.

20th Annual Holiday Artisan Fair at Grand Park Recreation Center in Fraser, 10 am – 4 pm.

Thinning Veil Artworks hosts a Soap Making Workshop at 120 Roosevelt Ave, Hot Sulphur Springs. RSVP on their Facebook page. 10 am – 4:30 pm.

Hideaway Park Brewery in Winter Park hosts their 2018-2019 Mug Club Release Party, starting at noon.

Turkey Bingo at the Granby Fire Station, starts at 6 pm.

The Crooked Creek Saloon in Fraser has live music with Oly, starting at 7 pm.

The Alley Bar in Winter Park has music by DJ GoodFellaz, starting at 10 pm.

Sunday,  November 18 – Apple Cider Day

Dean Public House in Hot Sulphur Springs serves brunch from 11 am – 3 pm, $15 per person.

The Crooked Creek Saloon in Fraser has free pool, starting at 7 pm.

Monday,  November 19 – International Men’s Day

Grand County Housing Authority hosts a First Time Home Buyer’s class at 201 W Portal Rd, Grand Lake, starts at 5:30 pm. To register, call (970) 725-3071.

Pancho & Lefty’s in Grand Lake hosts Texas Hold ‘em games, starting at 6:30 pm.

The Basement (downstairs from Strip & Tail) hosts Trivia Night, starting at 8 pm.

Tuesday,  November 20 – Entrepreneur’s Day

It’s Taco Tuesday at the Winter Park Pub, starting at 5 pm.

Winter Park Winery in Fraser hosts Flowing with Gratitude Vinyasa-style Yoga, starts at 6 pm.

The Alley Bar in Winter Park has live music with Andy Straus and Danjo Harris, from 6 – 9 pm.

Pancho & Lefty’s in Grand Lake hosts Open Mic/Karaoke night, starting at 6 pm.

The Creekside Eatery at Crooked Creek Saloon hosts Trivia Night, starting at 7:30 pm.

The Basement (downstairs from Strip & Tail) has DJ Monix, starting at 9:30 pm.

Wednesday,  November 21 – World Hello Day

Idlewild Spirits (under Rudi’s Deli in Winter Park) presents weekly pick-up game nights (5-10 pm). Games on hand. People are also encouraged to bring games.

The Basement (downstairs from Strip & Tail) hosts Open Mic Night with host musician Cody Porche, starting at 9 pm.

Thursday, November 22 – Thanksgiving

Today is a great day to get out on the slopes and trails early, then enjoy an afternoon of football, good friends and family and, of course, a delicious meal.

Free Community Dinner at Cranmer Memorial Chapel in downtown Winter Park, from 5-7 pm. On the menu is Turkey with all the trimmings and pie for dessert. This week’s meal is sponsored by St. John’s Church. All are welcome!

Friday, November 23 – Day of Listening

Grand Lake Heart & Soul morning updates at Sagebrush BBQ & Grill, starts at 8 am.

Festive Victorian Kauffman House Museum opens for the holiday season at 1 pm. For more information, visit

Cooper Creek Square hosts their Wonderland of Lights Celebration, kicking off this season’s new light show with street performers, a fire juggler and a visit and photo with Santa. Starts at 4:30 pm.

Grand Lake’s Festival of Lights, with tree lighting, cocoa + cookies, a visit from Santa and caroling, starts at 5 pm at Heckert Pavilion.

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