Grand Lake Colorado travel guide, tips, lodging, activities, restaurants, area map and local events calendar, get information about Grand Lake water levels, weather, and travel conditions when planning your Rocky Mountain trip. Continuing Assistance NeededGrand Lake, the location of the Colorado Corvette Club’s Annual Grand Lake Corvette Show, has been impacted by the East Troublesome Fire.The club will be keeping up to date on the Grand Lake community and offering whatever assistance we can. "A lot of disinformation" led him to think the worst, he said. Last Wednesday, high winds pushed the blaze into overdrive across parched grassland, sage and pine and by that evening Grand Lake went from pre-evacuation preparations to mandatory evacuation in about 15 minutes. Part of the RADIO.COM Network. Space fills quickly, and are filled on a first come, first serve basis. Please consider enabling JavaScript in your browser to take full Go HERE to add the 2021 Aquapalooza to your calendar now. There are a multitude of activities around town, like live music throughout the restaurants, and the day culminates with a dazzling fireworks display over Colorado’s largest natural lake. Stine believes it is still standing, but he knows the power went out so he doesn't know what kind of shape their place is in. Plan for August 21st, 2021. Winter has come early. The Stine's house is among those on the west side of the highway and they can't get to it yet. Annual U.S. Constitution Week Celebration. On top of the snow, temperatures in and around the fire in Grand County dipped as low as minus 15 degrees — enough to chill the fire's growth, but not enough to put it out, fire officials say. The Lookout daily email brings you a closer look at the issues that affect you with a rundown of important fact-based reporting — with a side of Colorado flavor. It is best to call ahead or check with organizer's websites to verify the status of any local event. Another one bites the dust… with an abundance of caution, Aquapalooza 2020 at Grand Lake, originally set for Saturday, July 18th, at Grand Lake RV Resort, has been cancelled. If you are able and willing to provide assistance as well, please click here or contact us in order to join our efforts. Bart Lone, who owns the Grand Lake Wine and Spirits, and his wife Jeanette, live east of the highway. We will miss this Grand Lake tradition, but are hopeful to have them back on the 2021 summer calendar. Both of their businesses — she owns the quilting shop next door — were spared, as was their home. Click here if you would like additional information about the Colorado Corvette Club. The fire has burned more than 400 structures, about half of which were homes. Our club meets the 2nd Saturday of every month* at Stevenson Chevrolet, 15000 W Colfax Ave, Lakewood, CO 80401. Visit our new CPR Shop and get items such as face masks, shirts and hats. He and his wife were in the middle of cleaning out all their refrigeration units and throwing the food away. Temps are expected to climb into the 50s in the area later in the week. The Avett Brothers (Rescheduled from 7/11/2020). Come peruse the Grand Lake Chamber’s Arts & Crafts Festivals throughout the summer months. Comprehensive list of Grand Lake concerts plus free personalized alerts for concerts in Grand Lake, CO. January - 2020. © 2020 Entercom Communications Corp. All rights reserved. Physical Address: 1026 Park Avenue Mailing Address: P.O. Sponsor: Western States advantage of our hand-crafted interface. Copyright © Grand Lake Chamber of Commerce Go to shop.cpr.org. The only thing left for sale were bags of potato chips on a rack by the counter. Please think about who you would like to nominate for various positions on the Board. Don’t forget: you can still attend a meeting without your Corvette (sad, but true). Come experience the Premier "Constitution Week" Celebration in America, as Grand Lake celebrates the world's greatest governing document like no other town! Most importantly, properly prepare your Corvette for winter storage and drive safely in your alternate transportation. Still in Grand Lake in August, still benefiting local Grand Lake charities – but with plans to get bigger. Read Up To Date COVID-19 Information from Grand County Checkout the Grand Lake To Go Facebook Page to see all the businesses operating curbside. It was very scary," Stine said. If you are a vendor and have not received a phone call or email please contact us at [email protected]chamber.com to arrange reimbursement of your booth fees and discuss next years plans. February 1-2 Grand Lakes Winter Carnival @ Grand Lake Village. Nominations for Boards Members will be taken at the next meeting. 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Highway 14 from Fort Collins to Walden has been reopened after being closed almost since the time that the fire began in August. Grand Lake, the location of the Colorado Corvette Club’s Annual Grand Lake Corvette Show, has been impacted by the East Troublesome Fire. "We could see flames on the ridges as we were leaving.". It takes a good day’s drive to cover Colorado, but we’ll help you do it in a few minutes each morning. Above and outside of this tourist town, vast swaths of forested mountains have been charred by the East Troublesome fire. Unfortunately, due to restrictions on public gatherings, the 2020 Arts & Crafts Fairs have been cancelled. A boil water order went into effect on Monday. "Thursday when we got up it looked like everything was gone," Lone said. Officials say the East Troublesome fire has burned 192,560 acres and is 20 percent contained. Flames worked their way into areas west of town, but firefighters made a hard stand that night that spared downtown and other neighborhoods. Come peruse the Grand Lake Chamber’s Arts & Crafts Festivals throughout the summer months. The East Troublesome fire started on Oct. 14 in the mountains near Hot Sulphur Springs northwest of Granby. Browse various local and national handmade wares in the scenic beauty of Grand Lake’s Town Square Park on Grand Avenue. February 1 Kauffman House Museum Open in Grand Lake. The December meeting (Dec. 12th) is the Colorado Corvette Clubs Annual Meeting. Headwaters Marina on the shores of Grand Lake: 970-627-5031 Town Hall normal operating hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm. Hart Van Denburg/CPR News The forested mountainsides all around and above Grand Lake bear the hallmarks of being burned by the East Troublesome, including these to the north on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020. © 2020 Colorado Public Radio. Proceeds from every purchase go to support the news and music you love. January 24-26 Three Lakes Fishing Tournament. "But we just held on, and waited for the official word.". The meetings begin at 10 a.m., followed by lunch. All Rights Reserved. Please contact us or see our Meetings page for more information. Please view the Municipal Calendar for Town Hall Closures. Important things will be happening – don’t miss it! Custom Wordpress Development by Never Settle, Search, filter, and find local businesses. The club will be keeping up to date on the Grand Lake community and offering whatever assistance we can. The event will be back in 2021… at least that’s the plan. Most of that containment is on the west side of the Continental Divide. "My wife and son and I were all home when the evacuation order came. September 14 - 19, 2020. Browse various local and national handmade wares in the scenic beauty of Grand Lake’s Town Square Park on Grand Avenue. Concerts in Grand Lake November 2020 [updated daily]. Grand Lake Residents Return As Roads Reopen After Snow Dampened East Troublesome Fire, Denver Brass: Holiday BrassFest (music available), News That Matters, Delivered To Your Inbox, high winds pushed the blaze into overdrive, Smoke From East Troublesome, Cameron Peak Fires Blankets Grand County and Estes Park.