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Pirates and Princesses Academy
Pirates and Princesses Academy
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Pirates and Princesses Academy

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Step into a fantasy world and experience the story of the Princess and Pirates in this live interactive show. Hear tales of intrigue and enchantment then take the official princess oath to join the royal court or pirate pledge to become an honorary member of the captain's crew.
Shiny Stash Scavenger Hunt
Shiny Stash Scavenger Hunt
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Shiny Stash Scavenger Hunt

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Pirates have invaded Gaylord Rockies, and Princess Evergreen has stashed the royal jewels. In this exciting scavenger hunt, you will search high and low to find the treasure chests located around the resort to earn your Pirate's booty.
The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room
The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room
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The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Inside The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room you'll join Emerald, the wayfaring wife of Captain Hornswoggle to solve puzzles and escape. As part of her crew, you will need to solve clues to ransack the Captain's Quarters before time runs out.
Junior Chefs Class
Junior Chef's Cooking Class
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Junior Chef's Cooking Class

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
During this interactive, kid-focused activity, participants will have the opportunity to work alongside one of Gaylord Rockies Specialty Chefs. The Junior Chefs will bake Pirate and Princess cupcakes and decorate homemade cookies while decked out in a chef's hat and custom apron provided at the start of the class. Junior Chefs will enjoy their delicious treats and be awarded a certificate of completion.
Pirates and Princesses Art Studio
Pirates and Princesses Art Studio
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Pirates and Princesses Art Studio

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
This fun, interactive family painting activity allows each participant to select a canvas with either a pirate ship or princess castle to paint, take home, and enjoy.
Summer Cookie Decorating
Cookie Corner
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Cookie Corner

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Summer is incomplete without sweet treats! Decorate delicious cookies and take them home to enjoy during this creative, hands-on activity.
Campfire & S'mores
Campfire & S'mores
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Campfire & S'mores

icon Ticketed
Gather around the fire with friends and family and enjoy your own personal s'more kit!
Animal Encounters
Live Animal Encounters
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Live Animal Encounters

icon Complimentary
In partnership with Nature's Educators, learn about wildlife and develop a healthy respect and understanding of some special animals.
Royal Spa Treatments
Royal Kids Spa Treatments
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Royal Kids Spa Treatments

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Ticketed
Pamper your pirate or princess with a pedicure service or a princess up-do worthy of a tiara.
Buccaneer Bash
Buccaneer Bash Pool Party
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Buccaneer Bash Pool Party

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Complimentary
Pirates have invaded Arapahoe Springs! Join Jolly Roger and Anne Revenge for music, games, and swashbuckling fun.
Dive In Movies
Dive In Movies
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Dive In Movies

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Complimentary

Grab some snacks and join us for Dive In Movies at the indoor pool at Arapahoe Springs. Summer movies include Enchanted and Pan.

Adventure Kids
Adventure Kids: Rise & Shine
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Adventure Kids: Rise & Shine

icon May 14 - September 5, 2022
icon Complimentary
Start your morning with Sophie from the Adventure Kids and enjoy some morning yoga from the comfort of your guest room in this activity on your TV.
Monte Jade
Sake Hour
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Sake Hour

icon May 20 - September 4, 2022
icon Ticketed
Spice up happy hour at Monte Jade while tasting locally sourced Colorado Sake selections and summer wine features.
Wine & Cheese Pairing
Wine & Cheese Pairing
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Wine & Cheese Pairing

icon May 20 - September 4, 2022
icon Ticketed
Indulge in the rich flavors of various local and imported cheeses paired with crisp, refreshing tastes of summer wine features presented in Old Hickory.
Winetastic Flights
Winetastic Flights
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Winetastic Flights

icon April 1 - September 4, 2022
icon Ticketed
During this wine tasting experience, guests will taste featured wine selections from bubbles to dessert wines while learning about the uniqueness of each sip.
Margarita Madness
Margarita Madness
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Margarita Madness

icon April 1 - September 4, 2022
icon Ticketed
While soaking in the views from the Grand Lodge, guests can enjoy our uniquely enhanced margarita flavor swirls featured in Ski Village Cantina.
Kids standing next to virtual elephant with adult taking picture on phone
Wildlife Rescue - An Augmented Reality Experience presented by bubly™
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Wildlife Rescue - An Augmented Reality Experience presented by bubly™

icon Complimentary
The resort is transformed into an exciting safari for families to discover and learn about endangered animals. This virtual experience guides guests to track down endangered species and helps ensure they are monitored for their protection. The adventure highlights indigenous animals and brings them to life before your eyes with the magic of augmented reality!
Family in Lazy River at Arapahoe Springs at Gaylord Rockies
Arapahoe Springs Pools & Lazy River
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Arapahoe Springs Pools & Lazy River

icon Complimentary

An exclusive amenity for resort guests, Arapahoe Springs offers indoor and outdoor pools, waterslides, lazy river, entertaining water features, and sunbathing decks.

Poolside Cabanas at Gaylord Rockies
Private Poolside Cabanas
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Unwind in comfort in one of our private cabanas providing extra shade, comfortable lounge areas, refrigerators and more!

Woman getting scalp massage
Seasonal Spa Treatments
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Treat your body, mind and soul with a seasonal treatment in Relâche Spa.

May: Love Her With Lavender: Treat mom or a special woman in your life to the sweet, floral scent of lavender during this ultimate spa escape package. Choose from a massage, facial, or pedicure, or pamper her with all three treatments

June: Relax & Restore: Treat dad or that special someone in your life to a body, face, or nail treatment specifically designed for him, ensuring a relaxing and rejuvenating experience.

July & August:  Pirate & Princess Treatments
Pamper your pirate or princess with a pedicure service or a princess up-do that is worthy of a tiara.

Young girl holding an open storybook
Paint Me a Fairytale
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Paint Me a Fairytale

icon March 5 - May 8, 2022
icon Ticketed
Bursts of color and flashes of magic bring classic fairytales to life in this interactive storytelling adventure. Be drawn into the magic as Mother Goose herself paints to life some of your storybook favorites, including Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and The Beanstalk, and The Princess and The Pea in this live stage show.
Multi-colored decorated cookies
Springtime Cookie Decorating
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Springtime Cookie Decorating

icon March 5 - May 8, 2022
icon Ticketed
Sweet springtime treats are ready to adorn and achieve confection perfection! Decorate delicious cookies and take them home to enjoy in this creative, interactive hands-on activity.
Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny Meet & Greet
Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny Meet & Greet
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Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny Meet & Greet

icon March 5 - April 17, 2022
icon Complimentary

Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny have checked in to Gaylord Rockies. Hop by the Grand Lodge for a fun meet-and-greet and capture the moment with a family photo.

Daily 3pm - 6:30pm

Young child looking through magnifying glass
Spring-A-Long Scavenger Hunt
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Spring-A-Long Scavenger Hunt

icon March 5 - May 8, 2022
icon Ticketed
Buzz & Blossom are bursting with excitement as they navigate Gaylord Rockies. Search high and low for clues throughout the resort to solve the scavenger hunt puzzles and receive a prize.
Girl unlocks box in escape room at Gaylord Rockies.
Discover Colorado Escape Room
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Discover Colorado Escape Room

icon March 5 - May 8, 2022
icon Ticketed
Solve interactive clues and riddles inside the discover Colorado Escape Room while learning fun facts about Colorado history.
Young girls in pool underwater
Royal Spring Splash
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Royal Spring Splash

icon March 5 - May 8, 2022
icon Complimentary

Join Duke Daffodil and Duchess Dahlia at Arapahoe Springs for The Royal Spring Splash pool party at Arapahoe Springs indoor pool.

Location Arapahoe Springs Indoor Pool

Schedule: Fridays -  Sundays. (Daily during Spring Break March 12-27)

 

 

Guitarist plays on stage
Live Music
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Live Music

icon Complimentary

Enjoy a glass of wine or craft cocktail while listening to live music at Pinyons.

Couple Dining at Old Hickory
Restaurants + Bars
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Enjoy a variety of restaurant options at the resort. From seasonal Italian in Vista Montagne and mouth-watering burgers in Mountain Pass Sports Bar to savory steaks in Old Hickory Steakhouse, there is something for everyone.

Guests on blue tubes on snow tubing hill lane
Snow Tubing
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Snow Tubing

icon January 7 - February 27, 2022
icon Ticketed
Experience our four-lane tubing hill, covered in real snow and designed to bring fun for all ages. Zoom down the lanes, race to the bottom, and enjoy unlimited runs on your ticket date.
Ice skates on ice rink
Ice Skating
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Ice Skating

icon January 8 - February 7, 2022
icon Ticketed
Enjoy a perfect day or an evening under the stars by going on a wintertime glide on our outdoor ice skating rink made with real ice.
Build-A-Bear storefront with stuffed animals and accessories
Build-A-Bear Workshop®
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Build-A-Bear Workshop®

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
icon Varies
Bring imagination to life with Build-A-Bear Workshop®! Experience the Make-Your-Own fun by adding stuffing and taking part in our one-of-a-kind Heart Ceremony. Personalize furry friends with outfits, accessories, sounds, and scents - it's the most fun you'll ever make.
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Ice Bumper Cars
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Ice Bumper Cars

icon January 8 - February 22, 2022
If you like bumper cars, experience the thrill of driving them on ice! Slide, spin, and bump your friends and family as you zoom around.
Indoor pool with lounge chairs
Frost's Poolside Meltdown
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Frost's Poolside Meltdown

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
icon Complimentary for Hotel Guests

Defrost with your winter host and enjoy games and fun at Arapahoe Springs.

  • Friday 5:00-5:45pm, 6:15pm-7:00pm and 7:30-8:15pm
  • Saturday 12:30-1:15pm and1:45-2:30pm and 3:00-3:45pm and 4:15-5:00pm
  • Sunday 9:30-10:15am and 10:30-11:15am and 11:45am-12:30pm
Carousel on snow
Snow Merry-Go-Round
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Snow Merry-Go-Round

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
icon Ticketed
Take a spin on this timeless family-friendly Snow Merry-Go-Round, a fun ride for little ones.
Young boy painting a picture
Winter Art Studio
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Winter Art Studio

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
icon Ticketed
Let your inner artist come to life while creating winter-inspired arts and crafts.
Guests surrounding by holiday lights on lawn
LIGHT!
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LIGHT!

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
icon Complimentary
Inspired by the high gusts across the Mile High City, LIGHT! is an artistic take on the wind and its effect on the landscapes of Colorado. The beauty is revealed in the ever-changing art formed by the influence and power of the nature's fury. Because Mother Nature is the designer, each installation is constantly evolving, never appearing the same way twice.
Exterior of Glacier Point Snow Park
Snow Park
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Snow Park

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
icon Complimentary
Glacier Point celebrates everything snow and ice. Kids (and kids at heart) will enjoy building a snow man, making snow angles or just playing in the snow.
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Jack Frost's Frigid Finds Scavenger Hunt
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Jack Frost's Frigid Finds Scavenger Hunt

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
Find frosty fun around every turn in Jack Frost's Frigid Finds Scavenger Hunt. Search high and low for clues throughout the resort to find answers to an array of polar puzzles.
Golf club and golf ball
Snowdrift Mini Golf
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Snowdrift Mini Golf

icon January 8 - February 27, 2022
icon Ticketed
How about mini golf on ice? Test your putting skills and challenge your friends to a round at Snowdrift.
Carved pum
Goblins and Giggles
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Goblins and Giggles

icon Mid-Sept - October, 2022

Join in family-friendly Goblins & Giggles activities and events, soak in the sun and waves at Arapahoe Springs Water Park -- the heated, indoor and outdoor aquatic oasis --, enjoy the stunning mountain views from the Grand Lodge, or even do it all! 

2022 Fall events have not yet been announced. Get a glimpse of last year's offerings to get you in the Halloween spirit!

Christmas Tree in Gaylord Rockies Grand Lodge
SO. MUCH. CHRISTMAS.
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SO. MUCH. CHRISTMAS.

icon Starting Mid-November, 2022

There is no better way to celebrate Christmas than gathering your family and friends at Gaylord Rockies Resort. Explore acres of twinkling lights, holiday shows and Christmas events for all-ages. 

2022 Christmas Events have not yet been announced.  Take a peek at last year's offerings to get you in the Christmas spirit!