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We offer a variety of events year-round that make planning the perfect mountain get-a-way a breeze. With so many weekly events, festivals and all-terrain sport competitions located in one inclusive resort, Keystone is the destination for an ideal Colorado adventure.

Looking for family friendly events?  Visit our Kidtopia page for daily kid friendly activities all winter long. 
Wine in the Pines
 
October 20, 2017
Location: Keystone
October 20, 2017 - October 21, 2017

Wine in the Pines | International Wine & Gourmet Food Tasting

Wine in the Pines, which benefits the Kelly Smith Employment Center at Ability Connection Colorado, was founded 34 years ago by Mike and Margaret Smith, owners of Dillon Ridge Liquors in Summit County. Their vision was to create an event to help people like their daughter Kelly, who has Cerebral Palsy. As Mike Smith is fond of saying, Wine in the Pines is a way to “pay it forward” and give back to others in a meaningful way that helps people like his daughter, Kelly, receive the critical resources and support needed to fully develop their potential and live life to its fullest.


Dates: 
October 20 & 21, 2017
Place: Keystone Ranch & Keystone Conference Center

Winemaker’s Dinner
Friday, October 20, 2017 at the Keystone Ranch – 6:00pm-11:00pm
Enjoy 5 courses expertly prepared by Keystone Ranch’s Executive Chef, Vincent D’Amato, to complement select wine pairings.

Official Winemaker: William Hill Estate Winery
Theme: Denim & Diamonds
Dress: Dressy Denim only, please
Cost: $375 per person*
*Price includes one Saturday Night Preferred Seat. Seating is very limited, so call to reserve your package TODAY!

International Wine & Gourmet Food Tasting
Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Keystone Conference Center — 6:00pm-11:00pm
Don’t miss this elegant tasting, featuring live entertainment, silent and live auctions, nearly 500 wines and Keystone’s most sumptuous cuisine and irresistible deserts.

Entertainment: MoDaZz
Theme: Jazz Festival
Dress: Black Tie/Formal or Cocktail Attire, Theme Dress
Cost:
Advance Purchase General Seating: $130 per person
Advance Preferred Seating: $200 per person
At the Door General Seating: $155 per person

For more information or to purchase tickets visit  www.wineinthepines.org


Stay The Night
Stay the night and enjoy fall in Keystone.  It's the perfect opportunity to take in fall foliage, scenic hikes, bike rides and crisp mountain air.

Call for Reservations today- (970) 496-4240! Group Code to reference when calling for exclusive discounts: GL4WIP7. 

 



Opening Day!
 
November 10, 2017
Location: Keystone
November 10, 2017 - November 10, 2017

Who's ready to get the 2017-2018 season underway? The lifts will start spinning at 9:00am but come join us in Gondola Plaza where we'll get the party started! We'll have local radio station KSMT broadcasting live and Ripperoo will be delivering high-fives and hugs to all the lil' rippers.

You can fuel up for your first day back on snow with free coffee, hot chocolate and Chef Ned's amazing donut holes.

We'll know exactly what runs we have open as we get closer to Opening Day and will make an announcement then. 


Winter Film Series - Level 1 Produc...
 
November 18, 2017
Location: Keystone
November 18, 2017 - November 18, 2017

Warren Station continues the Get Stoked Winter Film Series with Level 1 Productions, Habit!  Level 1 is a group of talented filmmakers, photographers, editors and designers who trekk the globe to capture compelling images of some of the best skiing action in the world. Swag giveaways, raffle tickets, and drink specials will be in the mix as we get amped up for this year’s winter season.

“Habit” – Feature Film: There are as many paths as there are people. Some choose to be carpet salesman, others choose to be skiers. These behaviors are part of life’s routine, and consciously or not, we’re all slaves to it somehow. But you can’t have the result without the process- you must get up to go down. Let this be your field guide to the minutia, the frivolities and of course the addiction to pure, uncut, freedom. Go ahead, scratch that itch. Because after all, we are creatures of HABIT.

Doors open at 5:30 and the film will begin at 6:00PM. Get you tickets today!
Lighting of River Run Celebration
 
November 25, 2017
Location: Keystone
November 25, 2017

Come ring in the holiday season here at Keystone at the 5th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration.  Be sure to visit with Santa and tell him all of your holiday wishes while you snack on fresh baked cookies and hot chocolate!  Holiday music will be echoing throughout the village and holiday themed goodies will be available for the kids.  

Date: Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Time:
5:00pm-6:00pm Visit with Santa & Carolers in the Village, Hot Cocoa & Cookies 
6:05pm Holiday Tree Lighting

Location: Events Plaza, River Run Village

Cost: FREE; Hot Cocoa & Cookies – while supplies last

Parking: Free parking will be available at the River Run Lots, located just off Gondola Road.

Directions: From I-70, take Highway 6 East towards Keystone (7 miles).  Turn right onto Gondola Road and follow signs to free parking lots.  Warren Station is located in the heart of River Run Village.  Pass through the Main Entrance into River Run Village and take a left at Luigi’s Pasta House.

Presented by: The Keystone Neighbourhood Company

For more information, please visit www.keystoneneighbourhood.com or call (970) 496-4386.
Pets are prohibited at all Keystone Events.


Welcome Winter Family Carnival
 
November 25, 2017
Location: Keystone
November 25, 2017 - November 25, 2017

Warren Station officially welcomes winter with a warm, family celebration!  Parents can cozy in the ballroom while the kids enjoy carnival favorites like face painting, entertainment, crafts and more. Treat yourself to a complimentary bag of kettle corn and a tasty cup of hot chocolate. Chris Thompson & Coral Creek add a little kick to the party with Bluegrass and Americana classics.  Mocktails, cocktails, “Welcome Winter” mixers, and beer specials make for a perfect, all-ages affair to prelude the Lighting of River Run Village. The Tree Lighting at River Run starts just after 6PM, so bring the whole family and make a night of it!

CORAL CREEK puts on a high energy show appealing to audiences across the bluegrass, blues and jamband spectrum, playing genre-bending original music and unique renditions of traditional bluegrass tunes and Americana classics.

CORAL CREEK is an Americana band featuring the original music of Chris Thompson and Bill McKay.  With the addition of Bill McKay on keyboards and vocals (formerly of Leftover Salmon and Derek Trucks Band), Coral Creek will be back in the studio this winter, releasing and touring in support of a new record in 2015.

The Road Ahead (2010) and Watch Me Fly (2012)  – both produced by Bill Nershi of the String Cheese Incident – launched Chris Thompson & Coral Creek into the heart of the Colorado music scene, appealing to jam band and new-grass audiences alike.  Since forming in 2008, Coral Creek has performed on festival main stages, concert series and clubs across the US, Europe and the Caribbean.


The band is online at www.CoralCreek.net.
Keller Williams and His Compadres
 
December 2, 2017
December 02, 2017 - December 02, 2017

Welcome the holidays with a seasonal classic! The Summit School of Dance and the CO. Motion Dancers present the Nutcracker Suite, Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at Warren Station in Keystone in River Run Village. The troupe takes you on a magical adventure showcasing the most popular sounds of Tchaikovsky including the famous, “Waltz of the Flowers” and the “Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy”. Parents and kids are also welcome to join in the Holiday Showcase, starring community singers and a jingle bell parade. Performance tickets are just $15 for adults, $7 for kids (ages two to twelve), and free for for children 2 and under.


Time: Matinee performance at 3:30pm and evening performance at 6:30pm.

Doors – 30 minutes before.Sponsors: CO. Motion Dancers and Keystone Neighbourhood Company. 

Parking: Free parking will be available at the River Run Lots, located just off Gondola Road. 

Directions: From I-70, take Highway 6 East towards Keystone (7 miles). Turn right onto Gondola Road and follow signs to free parking lots.

Kidtopia Spectacular
 
December 15, 2017
Location: Keystone
December 15, 2017 - December 24, 2017

This winter Keystone presents the 2nd Annual Kidtopia Spectacular, a week of festive on-mountain fun for the entire family. This event will showcase a variety of activities and Kidtopia programs that make the resort a top destination for families, including firework displays, a torchlight ski parade led by Keystone’s Ski & Ride School, and a mountaintop celebration where guests can enjoy snow tubing, snow cat photo opportunities, live music, hot cocoa and fireside photos with Santa. Kidtopia, Keystone’s season-long free family programming, will animate the mountaintop, plus a special lighting ceremony of the World’s Largest Snow Fort to create an unforgettable night. The Kidtopia Spectacular offers families an entirely new, and uniquely Keystone, mountain experience.


Kidtopia Spectacular Schedule of Events:

Stay tuned! Planning is in progress and will be announced soon. 

Keller Williams and His Compadres
 
December 15, 2017
December 15, 2017 - December 15, 2017

“Keller & His Compadres” are returning to Keystone for a two-night run at Warren Station on Friday, December 15th and Saturday, December 16th for the 6th year straight! Join us for two very different Keller Williams shows.

Friday will be a Bluegrass focused set and will feature Leftover Salmon’s Andy Thorn on banjo and Greg Garrison on mandolin along with Elephant Revival’s Bridget Law & Bonnie Paine.

Saturday night will strike a different tune, as Keller and his compadres including, Keith Moseley (String Cheese), Jason Hann (String Cheese Incident, EOTO) & Tyler Grant of Grant Farm will play an electric set that is sure to move the crowd.

Since he first appeared on the scene in the early ’90s, Williams has defined the term independent artist. And his recordings tell only half the story. Keller built his reputation initially on his engaging live performances, no two of which are ever alike. For most of his career he has performed solo. His stage shows are rooted around Keller singing his compositions and choice cover songs, while accompanying himself on acoustic guitar. With the use of today’s technology, Keller creates samples on the fly in front of the audience, a technique called live phrase sampling or looping, With nothing pre-recorded, the end result often leans toward a hybrid of alternative folk and groovy electronica. A genre Keller jokingly calls “acoustic dance music” or ADM.

That approach, Williams explains, was derived from “hours of playing solo with just a guitar and a microphone, and then wanting to go down different avenues musically. I couldn’t afford humans and didn’t want to step into the cheesy world of automated sequencers where you hit a button and the whole band starts to play, then you’ve got to solo along or sing on top of it. I wanted something more organic yet with a dance groove that I could create myself.”

Williams’ solo live shows—and his ability to improvise to his determinedly quirky tunes despite the absence of an actual band—quickly became the stuff of legend, and his audience grew exponentially when word spread about this exciting, unpredictable performer. Once he began releasing recordings, starting with 1994’s FREEK, Williams was embraced by an even wider community of music fans, particularly the jam band crowd. While his live gigs have largely been solo affairs, Williams has nearly always used his albums as a forum for collaborations with fellow musicians. An alliance with The String Cheese Incident on 1999’s BREATHE marked Williams’ first release on the band’s label SCI Fidelity Records, an imprint he still partners with today for recordings. DREAM, Keller’s 2007 release, found him in the company of such iconic musicians as the Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir, banjo master Béla Fleck, bass great Victor Wooten, American musician/poet Michael Franti and many others.
Pinkalicious The Musical
 
January 20, 2018
Location: Keystone
January 20, 2018 - January 20, 2018

In Pinkalicious The Musical, Pinkalicious can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor’s office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe – a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can figure out a way to get out of this predicament.

Advanced tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children (ages 2-12). Day of tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for children. Toddlers (aged 2 and under) are free. The expectation for the free toddler ticket is that child will sit on a lap.

There will be two shows on January 20th. The first will start at 2:30pm (doors at 2), and the second will start at 6:30pm (doors at 6). 

Pinkalicious The Musical debuted at the McGinn/Cazale Theatre in New York on January 13, 2007, in a Vital Theatre Company production directed by Suzu McConnell-Wood. The musical immediately moved to a larger space Off-Broadway and has played at a number of venues in Manhattan since then. It is currently performing at Theater at Blessed Sacrament. In 2008, Teresa K. Pond took over the helm as director as the production moved into Canada and continued to tour extensively around the United States, bringing joy to children and their families across the country. Some of the states visited include Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont and Virginia. Sam Viverito currently maintains the production. 

John Gregor (Music, Lyrics and Orchestrations) wrote the book, music and lyrics for With Glee, which premiered off-Broadway at the Kirk Theater. John’s adaptation of Gogol’s The Overcoat has been presented in London at the Bridewell Theatre, Barrington Stage Company and The NY International Fringe Festival. Vital Theatre credits include The Changeling and The Bully. Graduate of the NYU Musical Theater Writing Program. www.johngregormusic.com

Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann (Book and Lyrics), co-authors of the New York Times best-selling children’s picture books “Pinkalicious” (HarperCollins, 2006) and “Purplicious” (HarperCollins, 2007), which Victoria also illustrated, are sisters who grew up in Brooklyn. 

Victoria’s award-winning artwork has graced the covers and pages of magazines, newspapers and books. She is also the author-artist of four #1 New York Times bestselling books, “Aqualicious”, “Emeraldalicious”, “Silverlicious”, and “Goldilicious”. On May 2, 2017, she will release her newest book, “Peterrific”, in which Pinkalicious’s brother, Peter, decides to build a tower that will reach the moon. A graduate of Rhode Island School of Design, Victoria teaches at the School of Visual Arts in NYC. 

Elizabeth’s writing has appeared in a variety of newspaper and print publications. She is also a doctor with degrees from Vassar, Columbia and Albany Medical College.

The #1 New York Times-bestselling Pinkalicious picture book series has sold more than 22 million copies in all formats. It has been translated into 8 languages and is sold in 9 countries. Apart from the stage musical, the series has inspired lines of party goods, toys, bicycles, furniture, and dolls. Visit www.thinkpinkalicious.com

VITAL THEATRE COMPANY is dedicated to producing entertaining and educational theatre for young audiences. It commissions and produces three to five musicals for children each season. Since its founding in 1999, Vital Theatre Company has been honored with the Off-Broadway Alliance Award for Best Family Musical, two Awards for Excellence by the Off-Off Broadway Review, and has received high acclaim from audiences and critics alike for being “a wonderful place for parents to introduce their kids to the glories of live theatre, done well and at modest prices” (Off-Off Broadway Review). Vital Theatre Company has presented over 100 original productions for hundreds of thousands of children and their families.

Kidtopia Culinary Festival
 
February 9, 2018
Location: Keystone
February 09, 2018 - February 17, 2018

This winter Keystone presents the inaugural Kidtopia Culinary Festival! Grab your spatulas and head to Keystone for this week-long
celebration of all things food and family fun! 


Kidtopia Culinary Festival Schedule of Events:

Stay tuned! Planning is in progress and will be announced soon. 

Kidtopia Experience
 
March 2, 2018
Location: Keystone
March 02, 2018 - March 10, 2018

Pack up the family and head to Keystone Resort for the 3rd Annual Kidtopia Music Experience, March 2nd - 10th; a week-long event dedicated to music and families! The Kidtopia Music Experience features outdoor concerts, daily Kidtopia fun, a mountaintop snow fort, a village parade, and fireworks! 

Kidtopia Music Experience Event Schedule:
Stay tuned! Planning is in progress and we'll announce our program soon!

Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour
 
June 23, 2018
Location: Keystone
June 23, 2018 - June 24, 2018

More details to come!



Pet Policy:  This is a pet free event.  Please, leave your pets at home.

Parking:  Free parking will be available at the Montezuma Lot, located just off Gondola Road.                


Wine and Jazz Festival
 
July 14, 2018
Location: Keystone
July 14, 2018 - July 15, 2018

Sample more than 300 different wines from red to pink and white to sparkling wines and champagnes at Keystone’s River Run Village.  While sipping your wine and champagne, enjoy the perfect pairing with eight different jazz bands on stage throughout the festival. 

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July 28, 2018
Location: Keystone
July 28, 2018 - July 29, 2018

Stroll through the River Run Village and browse one of a kind artwork from over 100 artists and fine crafters. Over 80 artists from throughout the country convene on the beautiful River Run Village at Keystone. Come ready to shop until your heart’s content and come home with that one of a kind piece of art to always remind you of Keystone and your time in the mountains. The art festival is a juried event so artists will be showcasing their finest works. Join us for a mountain weekend with an artsy twist and enjoy all that Keystone summer has to offer.

Date:
Saturday, July 28 & Sunday, July 39

Time: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 120 Ida Belle Dr in Keystone, CO

Cost: Free Admission

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Bluegrass and Beer Festival
 
August 4, 2018
August 04, 2018 - August 05, 2018

Beer, beer and more Colorado beer. The Keystone Bluegrass and Beer Festival will serve up more than 100 brews from 40+ Colorado breweries. live music kicks up on three stages and the “best of the best” grace us with their presence through the festival bluegrass workshops taking place in Warren Station throughout the weekend. This year’s 2017 rocking Bluegrass Line-Up includes The Lonesome Days, The Wooks, The River Arkansas, Liver Down the River, Wood & Wire, Darlingside, The Railsplitters, back for another year headliner Peter Rowan Band and more!



             


Mountain Town Music Festival
 
August 18, 2018
August 18, 2018

A celebration of all things Colorado.  Warm summer days, free live music from national acts and the harvest season for our colorful state. Come spend the weekend in Colorado’s high country and celebrate the waning of summer and squeeze in that one last mountain adventure before the aspens start to turn their golden hues.  

National acts grace the River Run Village stage and local food vendors will line the streets concocting their best peach recipes as well as other harvest favorites such as; Rocky Ford melons, Olathe sweet corn & elk.  Both the sweet and the savory, for you to enjoy. Dance the day away with free live music, past performers include Todo Mundo, Mingo Fishtrap, Miner and headliner Brett Dennen. The festival will also feature vendors from across Colorado highlighting hammocks, original art, pet goodies, jewelry, clothing and more!  As always there will be activities for the kiddos with face painters and plant your own flowerpot.  A signature fireworks show on Saturday night will light up the skies over River Run Village and with Dercum Mountain in the background there’s not a prettier place to take in the evening’s spectacle.   
  

Oktoberfest
 
September 1, 2018
Location: Keystone
September 01, 2018

Dig out the lederhosen and bring out the family for Keystone’s 5th Annual Oktoberfest taking place in the River Run Village on Saturday, September 2nd. Start the day with the River Run Merchant Tent Sale along with the Das Bier Burner 5K Run and get primed for the festivities later in the day.  The 5K benefits SOS Outreach and starts at noon.  Register in advance at www.DasBierBurner.com.  The Summit Concert Band kicks off the music at 1pm and Keystone's local favorite Those Austrian Guys take the stage at 2pm and play throughout the day until 6pm. There will be plenty of kid’s activities including free face painters, a bounce house and the Edelweiss Schuhplattlers, Polka Dancers along with a River Run Merchant tent sale to clear out the summer inventory.  



Taste of Keystone
 
September 2, 2018
Location: Keystone
September 02, 2018

Bring a hearty appetite and prepare your taste buds for the best culinary event of the summer! The Taste of Keystone is a perfect way to experience Keystone’s finest cuisine in a beautiful outdoor setting.   

Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Location:  Lakeside Village

Cost:  Food samples can be purchased using Taste Tickets.  Taste Tickets will be sold at the event for $1 each.