As leaves transform into a riot of reds and golds, Colorado’s October events usher in a season of enchantment, celebrating the unique allure of fall in the Rockies.
The Great American Beer Festival in Denver offers beer enthusiasts an unparalleled experience. Showcasing a vast selection of craft brews from across the nation, this festival is a beer lover’s paradise, complete with tastings, seminars, and a vibrant atmosphere of camaraderie.
If you’re seeking a dash of spookiness, the Stanley Film Festival in Estes Park is a celebration of all things horror.
Named after the iconic Stanley Hotel, which famously inspired Stephen King’s “The Shining,” this festival screens a curated selection of chilling films and hosts discussions with horror industry insiders.
October also sees the vibrant Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta’s hot air balloons soaring over the Rio Grande. While not in Colorado, this neighboring event attracts many Coloradans, offering a breathtaking spectacle against New Mexico’s crisp skies.
Colorado’s October and November events epitomize the spirit of the season, from raising a pint to embracing spine-tingling tales. Be it sipping craft beer, indulging in horror flicks, or witnessing a sky ablaze with balloons, these events invite you to immerse yourself in the magic of autumn’s arrival.