Winter Park’s Labor Day Weekend Events

Zoppe Circus, Cooper Creek Square's Block Party & Community Sidewalk Sales.

NEWS RELEASE

Winter Park & Fraser Chamber Announce Events, Activities for Labor Day Weekend

–“Colorado’s Favorite Playground” offers Labor Day Weekend lodging deals starting at just $50/night –

 

Winter Park, Colo. – The Winter Park-Fraser Chamber today announced its events and activities line-up for Labor Day Weekend. The symbolic end of summer is full of fun for the whole family in Winter Park (a.k.a. Colorado’s Favorite Playground), where everyone is encouraged to act like a kid again!

 

To help make planning a snap Winter Park offers a number of lodging deals. Various properties – including hotels and condos – offer rooms starting at just $50 per night. Travelers can also get the third or fourth night’s stay for free! Contact Winter Park Central Reservations for details and to book.

 

Here is a summary of Winter Park’s Labor Day Weekend festivities. For a complete events list and vacation planning details visit www.playwinterpark.com.

 

·       Zoppé Family Circus, Aug. 30-Sept. 2 (Winter Park Resort)
The Zoppé Family Circus welcomes guests into the intimate 500-seat tent for a one-ring circus that honors the best history of the Old-World Italian tradition. Starring Nino the clown, the circus is propelled by a central story (as opposed to individual acts) that feature acrobatic feats, equestrian showmanship, canine capers, clowning and plenty of audience participation. Show times are at 4 p.m. on Friday; 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday; and 11 a.m. on Monday. Tickets start at just $10, making this an affordable family outing. For more information call Winter Park Resort Guest Services at (303) 316-1564.

 

  • Labor Day Block Party & Sidewalk Sale, Aug. 31-Sept. 1 (Cooper Creek Square)

There is something for everyone in the family at this event! For the adults there’s live music with Chris Thompson & the Coral Creek String Band on Saturday and Katey Laurel on Sunday. The kids will love the bouncy castle, face painter and shimmer art tattoos. All of this, plus huge savings at the sidewalk sales. Visit www.coopercreeksquare.com for more information.

  • Community Labor Day Weekend Sale, Aug. 31-Sept. 2 (throughout Winter Park and the Fraser Valley)

Walk, bike or drive to various retail businesses to save some serious cash at the community-wide sidewalk sale. For a list of participating retailers visit the Community Labor Day Weekend Sale page on the Winter Park website.

 

  • Trestle Gravity Series, Aug. 31-Sept. 2 (Winter Park Resort)

A weekend in Winter Park, nicknamed Mountain Bike Capital USATM, simply wouldn’t be complete without a bicycle-related event, and Winter Park Resort is serving up a doozie. The final weekend in the four-part Trestle Gravity Series is Labor Day Weekend. The series awards thousands of dollars in prize money, which will be handed out on Sept. 2, the final day of the race series.  

Check out Winter Park’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/playwinterpark, follow @playwinterpark on Twitter or look up the Winter Park Pinterest page at www.pinterest.com/playwinterpark/.

Winter Park-Fraser Chamber (www.PlayWinterPark.com)

The Winter Park-Fraser Chamber is a non-profit Colorado corporation created to help further and maintain responsible growth in the Winter Park-Fraser Valley area, located in the Rocky Mountains just 65 miles west of Denver.

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Contacts:
Gaylene Ore, Ore Communications, 970-531-2336, gaylene@orecommunications.com

Emma Newitt, Winter Park-Fraser Chamber, 970-283-3548, enewitt@playwinterpark.com

Click Here for pdf of press release

Click Here for a list of businesses participating in the Community Sidewalk Sales throughout Winter Park and Fraser

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