Evergreen is a community like no other. There's so much to do and even more to see. You could spend an entire day in one place enjoying the unparalleled views. Read on to learn more about what there is to do during every season and time of the year.
Summer — June, July, & August
Summer is all about the great outdoors in Evergreen! Take in the sun during the day and attend free concerts during the evening. Fill up on fresh fruit and veggies at the farmers' markets and savor outdoor dining at the many restaurants and cafes. You can also spend time in solitude enjoying public or private art, or dance with your friends at the many festivals and fundraisers.
Dedicate two days to this community fine arts and crafts festival, which kicks off the ten days of Arts Alive! Evergreen. Visit the website.
Last Friday Gallery Walk
Get to know Evergreen's artists and their work by visiting the local galleries on the last Friday of each month. Visit the website.
Weekend in the West
Hosted by the Evergreen Fine Art Gallery, this annual event features artists and sculptors from around the country. Visit the website.
Sculpture Walk Installation
This annual outdoor installation brings the community together to appreciate art. Visit the website.
Night Boating on Evergreen Lake
See the Nature Center in a new light (moonlight!) or rent a boat to explore Evergreen Lake. Visit the website.
Evergreen Rodeo, Festivities, & Parade
Don't miss the Western food, fun, and festivities at this annual weekend event.
Bootstraps Western Winefest
Sample delicious food and wine from more than 20 Colorado wineries at this annual festival.
Evergreen Trail Racing Series
This five-race series includes challenging events at a variety of levels. Visit the website.
Evergreen Jazz Festival
Tap your feet to a bevy of bands from all over the country. Visit the website.
Boogie at the Barn
Dance all summer at these fun ongoing events. Visit the website.
Hard Hats & High Heels
Enjoy food, drinks, live music, and an auction at this fundraiser for Blue Spruce Habitat for Humanity. Visit the website.
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Stock up on the freshest goods around! Open June through September. Visit the website.
EPRD Summer Concert Series
Bring the family to this free event held every other Wednesday during the summer. Visit the website.
DAM Duck Derby
Part festival, part rubber duck race — there's plenty to enjoy at this annual event. Visit the website.
Triple Bypass Bicycle Ride
Join your fellow cyclists for two days of riding through the beautiful scenery of the Colorado Rockies. Visit the website.
Fall — September, October, & November
In Evergreen, autumn is synonymous with beauty. It's the season to appreciate the changing colors of the foliage with quiet walks, community trail races, the Big Chili Cook-Off, and plenty of seasonal events and fundraisers.
EPRD Fitness in the Park
Celebrate the end of summer with free fitness classes and demonstrations. Visit the website.
Big Chili Cook-Off
This delicious mix of music, arts, and food, raises funds to support the mountain area volunteer firefighters. Visit the website.
Evergreen Artists Association Fall Member Show
Join more than 120 artists from Colorado as they showcase their artwork in a multitude of mediums. Visit the website.
Annual Outdoor Quilt Festival
Marvel at the colorful artistry of more than 100 handmade quilts and coverlets at this non-juried show. Visit the website.
This fundraising event for animals includes a buffet dinner, live band, and auctions. Visit the website.
Open Door Studio Tour
During the third weekend of September, artists welcome visitors to their private studios. Visit the website.
Oktoberfest at Evergreen Lake
Wrap up the summer with German food, microbrew beers, music, and kids' activities.
Miniatures Masterpiece Show
This annual event features paintings and sculptures that are 120 square inches maximum. Visit the website.
Fall EverGold Trail Race
Sign up for the 10-mile or 2-mile fun run and walk. Visit the website.
Evening for the Arts
A celebration of local artists with music, food, a silent auction, and a live auction. Visit the website.
Bring your costumed kiddos to the downtown area for a safe and fun night of trick-or-treating. Visit the website.
Alternative Gift Fair
Stock up on unique gifts from 50 nonprofit organizations. Visit the website.
Breakfast with Santa & Mrs. Claus
Bring the kids for breakfast at the Evergreen Lake House. Visit the website.
Annual EChO Thanksgiving Benefit
Enjoy an evening of music from local bands and help fill the food bank. Visit the website.
Women in Business Luncheon
Join the Evergreen Area Chamber of Commerce in networking and encouraging women to thrive. Visit the website.
Winter — December, January, & February
Despite the change in temperature, Evergreen doesn't slow down much in winter! Instead, the locals make the most of the season by incorporating its best qualities. Skate the Lake, an ice golf tournament, the ice melt contest, ice sculptures, and the long-time favorite Polar Plunge are all complemented by stunning holiday events and concerts.
Indulge yourself with some award-winning theater and original, unscripted improv comedy in the heart of Evergreen. Visit the website.
Evergreen Chorale Holiday Concert
Treat your ears to the best vocals around! Visit the website.
Colorado Gives Day
Join the annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. Visit the website.
Festival of Lights
Celebrate the season with Hanukkah music, a menorah lighting, potato pancakes, ice skating, and a communal art project. Visit the website.
5th Annual Tivoli Beer Pond Hockey Championship
Sign up your team and compete for cash prizes, or just come to watch and cheer. Visit the website.
Children's Chorale Annual Holiday Concert
Hear the voices of angels at the seasonal performances of Evergreen's youth chorale. Visit the website.
Holiday Walk & Tree Lighting
Watch the tree-lighting ceremony at Evergreen Lake then walk with Santa and Mrs. Claus to the downtown for more fun. Visit the website.
Sparkle & Shine: A Celebration of Our Community
Join the Evergreen Area Chamber for dinner, entertainment, silent auctions, and raffles. Visit the website.
Skate the Lake Celebration
A New Year's Eve celebration with skating, an ice sculpture playground, bonfires, sleigh rides, music, and a fireworks show. Visit the website.
Jump in Evergreen Lake on New Year's Day or just come for the ice sculptures, music, and fun.
Ragtime Jazz Festival
Kick up your heels to the best of ragtime jazz, boogie, and blues.
Ice Golf Tournament
Golfing in January has never been so fun! Don't miss out on this fantastic fundraising event.
Ice Melt Event Official Start
Can you guess the date and time of the barrel's fall through the melting ice? Visit the website.
50%/50% Art Garage Sale & Auction
Stock up on great art at incredible prices. Visit the website.
CAE's Annual Holiday Art Show
For more than a month, you can purchase unique, handmade gifts and holiday items from local and regional artists. Visit the website.
Spring — March, April, & May
Spring is a season of appreciation in Evergreen. Longstanding festivals and events honor Native American culture, the environment, and community leaders. There are also plenty of opportunities to experience the best of Evergreen's homes, gardens, and cuisine. Spring family favorites include the egg-decorating contest, the annual egg hunt, and the Taste of Evergreen celebration.
Chamber Annual Honoree Celebration
The community gathers to honor nominees for nonprofit, volunteer, young professional, youth, government official, and ambassador of the year. Visit the website.
Taste of Evergreen
Come see local restaurants, caterers, and event planners to sample the talent in our area. Visit the website.
Wellness Evergreen Health Fair
Join others who strive for wellness at this informational health fair.
EPRD's Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Bring your little ones to this fun family event with prizes and treats. Visit the website.
Egg Decorating Contest
Join in the Easter festivities during this annual contest. Visit the website.
Evergreen Chamber Orchestra Concerts
Allow the talent of up to 50 musicians to inspire and entertain you. You'll hear classical composers such as Mozart, Bach, and Beethoven. Visit the website.
Earth Day Fair
Join more than 50 organizations to learn more about Earth and nature. Visit the website.
120 for $120 Event
Donate your original artwork or purchase a piece for your collection. Visit the website.
Mountain Area Home & Garden Show
Browse the booths for great ideas to spruce up your home or yard. Visit the website.
Indian Market & Powwow
Join the community in celebrating Native American culture, history, and art. Visit the website.
CAE Members Show Opening Reception
Kick off members' art shows in style! Visit the website.
Boogie at the Barn — "Sadie Hawkins"
Gals, ask your favorite guy to this annual dance. Visit the website.
Colorado Children's Theatre
Take in a high-quality show from these amazing thespians! Visit the website.
Dog Dayz & EAPL Adoption
Pick out a new furry family member to welcome into your home! Visit the website.
Mt. Evans Hospice Annual Benefit Gala
Come dine, dance, and bid on unique silent and live auction items. Visit the website.