The Sunrise Rotary Fall Golden Festival is this weekend – Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Join us for Autumn Gold: A Festival of Beer, Brats and Bands this weekend, September 25-26 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Saturday) and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Sunday). Free entry.
This festival is one of Estes Valley Sunrise Rotary’s flagship fundraising events for College / Professional Scholarships to EPHS Graduates, Community Grants to Estes Valley Nonprofit Organizations and to ‘other Rotary projects.
Saturday, September 25 kicks off at 11 a.m. with the nationally acclaimed Seven Nations Celtic Rock Band, followed by the Wendy Woo Band (1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.) followed by Last Men on Earth (4 p.m. – 6 p.m.). While groups play, families can enjoy lawn games, face painting, and a bouncy house all weekend long. There will be brats fresh off the grill, cold beer and fine wine from the Autumn Gold Kitchen and Autumn Gold Beer & Wine Garden. Five food vendors will be there to offer popcorn, toasted nuts, corn on the cob, fine chocolates, lemonade, funnel cakes and more.
This year’s Autumn Gold Classic Car show features a total of 36 eye-catching classics. Twenty-three will be on display on Saturday and the rest will be on display on Sunday. Every day, you will have the opportunity to vote for your favorite classic car, and trophies will be awarded each afternoon at 4 p.m.
Sunday September 26, opening at 11 a.m., and the band, Michael Morrow and the Culprits will perform from noon to 2 p.m.
From 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., The Long Run – a Tribute to the Eagles – will play. During intermission, the raffle draw for the $ 10,000 grand prize (and other cash prizes) will take place from the stage. Autumn Gold closes at 5 p.m. Sunday with last call for beer and wine at 4:30 p.m.
There is still a very limited number of raffle tickets available. Contact Jeff Crona at Crona & Associates (970) 586-2328 to purchase yours.
Our generous sponsors allow Sunrise Rotary to award over $ 13,000 in scholarships and over $ 22,000 in community grants each year. Please join us in thanking our sponsors.
Special Events Sponsor: Thrivent, $ 7,500
Music Stage Sponsor: SkyRun Estes Park Vacation Rentals: Greg Rosener, $ 5,000
AG Kitchen: Community Hearing Center: Cory Workman, $ 3,000
AG Beer & Wine Garden: Aldrich Builders: Mike Aldrich, $ 2,000
The Summit Church Bouncy House: Anderson Realty & Management: Abbey Pontius, $ 500
Face Painters: Estes Park Team Realty: Gerald Mayo, $ 300
AG Classic car Show Trophy (Saturday): Rambo’s Longhorn Liquor Mart: Matt & Cristie Rambeau, $ 275
AG Classic Car Show Trophy (Sun): Richardson Team Realty: Mike Richardson, $ 275
Diamond Sponsors: $ 1,500
Edward Jones; Derek vinge
Mountain Sage Council
Visit the Parc d’Estes
Platinum Sponsors: $ 1,000
The city park of Estes
Mueller, Pye and Associates CPA, LLC.
Gold Sponsors: $ 500
Bank of Estes Park
TW Beck Architects & Planners
Estes Park Mountain Shop
Bank of Colorado
Silver Sponsors: $ 250
Jim and Karen Daugherty
Robert H. Foster, LLC
Bronze Sponsors: $ 100
Iron Elk, LLC
Crona & Associates
In-kind sponsors: (a value of $ 7,780)
Nick Molle Productions: Commercial
EP News: Advertising
Christmas hut: Accommodation
Coldwell Banker Immobilier: Parking
Type of coffee: coffee
Robin Event Rental: Rentals
The donut shop: donuts
Quick Go Sinclair: Ice Cream