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Sun Outdoor resorts offer RV sites

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Enjoy full hookup RV sites that accommodate everything from pop-up campers to motorhomes.

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Lodging is available at Sun Outdoors

Lodging

Feel close to adventure without roughing it in traditional and unique vacation rentals and charming motels.

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Sun Outdoors offers Tent Camping sites

Tent Camping

Get back to basics. Sleep under the stars with our rustic and premium tent camping sites.

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Long Term Stays available at Sun Outdoors

Long-Term Stays

Stay for just the summer or entire year.  Leave your RV or purchase a vacation home for a season or lifetime.

Carnival Carnival

    About this event

    It's time to experience some big top fun and games during your stay. We're creating a truly fair time, so you're sure to find some fun during this spectacular show.

    Event Schedule

    Jul 10, 2023

    08:00 AM - 08:00 PM | Varies
    Gem Mining

    Get you gem mining bag from the General Store and sift through your gem bag at the sluice to find treasures galore!

    Location: General Store

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Coloring and Cartoons

    Start your day off with coloring and cartoons!

    Location: Bear Den

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    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM | Free
    The Bear Den is Open!

    Stop by for some crafting fun with our Activities Team! (Located inside the Event Center, closed daily from noon-1pm)

    Location: Bear Den

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    04:00 PM - 09:00 PM | Varies
    Craft Beer Monday

    Partake in Colorado's craft beer scene with select $4 draft beers all day!

    Location: Summit Bar and Grill and Headwaters Tavern

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    05:30 PM - 06:30 PM | $
    Family Bingo

    Bring the whole family and join us for a fun filled Bingo night!

    Location: Bear Den

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    Jul 11, 2023

    08:00 AM - 08:00 PM | Varies
    Gem Mining

    Get you gem mining bag from the General Store and sift through your gem bag at the sluice to find treasures galore!

    Location: General Store

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Coloring and Cartoons

    Start your day off with coloring and cartoons!

    Location: Bear Den

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    09:00 AM - 09:00 PM | $
    Taco Tuesday

    $3 Beef, Chicken or Veggie Tacos ALL Day!!

    Location: Summit Bar and Grill and Headwaters Tavern

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    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM | Free
    The Bear Den is Open!

    Stop by for some crafting fun with our Activities Team! (Located inside the Event Center, closed daily from noon-1pm)

    Location: Bear Den

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    Jul 12, 2023

    08:00 AM - 08:00 PM | Varies
    Gem Mining

    Get you gem mining bag from the General Store and sift through your gem bag at the sluice to find treasures galore!

    Location: General Store

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Coloring and Cartoons

    Start your day off with coloring and cartoons!

    Location: Bear Den

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    09:00 AM - 09:00 PM | Varies
    Hump Day Happy Hour ALL Day!

    Conquer those mid-week blues by enjoying happy hour pricing on food and drinks all day long!

    Location: Summit Bar and Grill and Headwaters Tavern

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    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM | Free
    The Bear Den is Open!

    Stop by for some crafting fun with our Activities Team! (Located inside the Event Center, closed daily from noon-1pm)

    Location: Bear Den

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    Jul 13, 2023

    08:00 AM - 08:00 PM | Varies
    Gem Mining

    Get you gem mining bag from the General Store and sift through your gem bag at the sluice to find treasures galore!

    Location: General Store

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Coloring and Cartoons

    Start your day off with coloring and cartoons!

    Location: Bear Den

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    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM | Free
    The Bear Den is Open!

    Stop by for some crafting fun with our Activities Team! (Located inside the Event Center, closed daily from noon-1pm)

    Location: Bear Den

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    12:00 PM - 09:00 PM | $
    Beer & Brats

    Our oversized bratwurst smothered with grilled onions, sauerkraut, and Dijon mustard, served with house made chips and our Sun Outdoors Ale. $12 while supplies last!

    Location: Summit Bar and Grill and Headwaters Tavern

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    05:30 PM - 08:30 PM | Free
    Live Music on the Patio

    Grab dinner from Summit Bar and Grill and join us outside on the patio to listen to local favorite, Matt Brown!

    Location: Summit Patio

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    Jul 14, 2023

    08:00 AM - 08:00 PM | Varies
    Gem Mining

    Get you gem mining bag from the General Store and sift through your gem bag at the sluice to find treasures galore!

    Location: General Store

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Coloring and Cartoons

    Start your day off with coloring and cartoons!

    Location: Bear Den

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 PM | Varies
    Frosty Fridays

    Join us all day for $2 off all Frozen Cocktails to help you beat the heat.

    Location: Summit Bar and Grill and Headwaters Tavern

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    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM | Free
    The Bear Den is Open!

    Stop by for some crafting fun with our Activities Team! (Located inside the Event Center, closed daily from noon-1pm)

    Location: Bear Den

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    06:00 PM - 08:00 PM | $
    SKA Brewing Company

    Buy an SKA Brewing beer and receive a free etched beer glass

    Location: Summit

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    Jul 15, 2023

    07:30 AM - 10:00 PM | Varies
    Build-A-Bloody, Buddy

    Join Svedka Vodka and Bloody Revolution to build your perfect Bloody Mary. Choose unique combinations like pickle zest, smoked habanero, the everything bagel and more!

    Location: Summit Bar and Grill and Headwaters Tavern

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    08:00 AM - 08:00 PM | Varies
    Gem Mining

    Get you gem mining bag from the General Store and sift through your gem bag at the sluice to find treasures galore!

    Location: General Store

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    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM | Free
    SKA Brewing Company

    Free beer samples from SKA Brewing

    Location: Pool

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    01:30 PM - 04:30 PM | $10 for 20 tickets
    Carnival in Elk Ridge, Bear Den, Patio

    Join us for a fun-filled day of Carnival games, food, crafts!  Tickets will be available in Events.

    Location: Event Lawn

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    06:00 PM - 09:00 PM | Free
    Live Music

    Grab your dinner and drinks from Summit Bar and Grill or a cocktail from the Sidecar Bar and take in the mountain views on the Summit Patio to enjoy free live music from the band Three of Hearts!

    Location: Summit Patio

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    Jul 16, 2023

    07:30 AM - 09:00 PM | Varies
    Build-A-Bloody, Buddy

    Join Svedka Vodka and Bloody Revolution to build your perfect Bloody Mary. Choose unique combinations like pickle zest, smoked habanero, the everything bagel and more!

    Location: Summit Bar and Grill and Headwaters Tavern

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    08:00 AM - 08:00 PM | Varies
    Gem Mining

    Get you gem mining bag from the General Store and sift through your gem bag at the sluice to find treasures galore!

    Location: General Store

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Coloring and Cartoons

    Start your day off with coloring and cartoons!

    Location: Bear Den

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Pickle Ball 301-Levels 3.5 and up

    Improve your 3rd shot drops, dinking, volleying, serving and receiving. Ages 12 and up

    Location: Pickle Ball Court

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    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Free
    Hike and Chat with local Historian, Dave Lively

    Want to learn more about the history of Grand County and the "west" side of Rocky Mountain National Park? Meet at the Event Center lobby to join local historian, Dave Lively, for a leisurely walk along the Colorado River for a local history lesson.

    Location: Event Center

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    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM | Free
    The Bear Den is Open!

    Stop by for some crafting fun with our Activities Team! (Located inside the Event Center, closed daily from noon-1pm)

    Location: Bear Den

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    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Free
    Pickle Ball 201-Levels 2.5 and up

    Polish up your Pickle Ball skills with Coach Bill! Ages 12 and up.

    Location: Pickle Ball Court

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    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Free
    Pickle Ball 101

    Learn the fun sport of Pickle Ball with Coach Bill! Ages 12 and up.

    Location: Pickle Ball Court

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