There are so many fun things to do while staying here at Keystone Resort for your New Year’s Eve Celebrations. There are activities and events happening for all ages. For kids, there is face painting, arts and crafts, a scavenger hunt, family cookie decorating and Riperoo’s Village Parade. There will be fireworks on both Saturday and Sunday nights in Keystone! Make a reservation to go snow tubing or head up the mountain and explore the snow fort! Hike out to the hills for snowshoeing or hit the mountain for a fun day on the ski slopes. Enjoy a nice New Year’s Eve dinner in River Run or at one of the fine dining hotspots, such as Der Fondue Chessel, Snake River Saloon, Ski Tip Ranch or Alpenglow Stube. After dinner, head out for one of the great New Year’s Events. Need a babysitter? Call Resort Sitters and they will come to you and can watch your children at your vacation rental condo.
Saturday 12/30 Events
All Day: ISpy Kidtopia Scavenger Hunt, start at Kidtopia Headquarters
12:30–3 pm: Face painting & Craft-er-noon
4–4:30 pm: Riperoo’s Village Parade
4:30 pm: Cookie Time at Dercum Ice Rink
7 pm: Fireworks at River Run
Sunday 12/31 Events
All Day: New Year’s Eve special: 1/2 hour skating lesson for just $20 at Lakeside Ice Rink
4 pm: Cookie Time at Dercum Ice Rink – River Run Village
6 – 9 pm: Cookie Decorating at the Adventure Center – Lakeside Village
6:30 pm: Ski & Ride School Torchlit Parade at River Run
8 – 9:30: Drink Specials at Fireworks Viewing Area & Bar – Lakeside Village
9 pm: Fireworks at Lakeside Village
For the adults there are some great places that have bands to rock in the New Year and get dancing.
The main New Year’s Eve Concert is happening at Warren Station! Opener Meadow Mountain will be kicking things off from 9–10 p.m. and the headliner, Trout Steak Revival comes on from 10:15 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. with a brief intermission. Save $5 per person by purchasing your tickets online in advance at WarrenStation.com. The ballroom will be standing room only with all ages welcome. Historically, the New Year’s concert has sold out. Doors open at 8:30 pm and the music starts at 9 p.m. Free party favors while supplies last and champagne will be available for purchase!
Snake River Saloon: The 5-piece, local Summit County groove, soul, rock group – Zuma Road will be playing with a free cover and free champagne toast at midnight.
The Kickapoo Tavern might not have a band, but they have great drinks and a fun atmosphere for those who would like something a little more laid back. They will be giving out free champagne at midnight. Visit them in River Run Village.
Looking to explore outside of Keystone and try a some of the local favorite places?
Baker’s Brewery in Silverthorne is hosting Grown Ass Man Band starting at 5pm till 1am. Free of charge. Try some feature barrel aged brew’s, also, toast at midnight with some free champagne and dance the night away.
DAM Brewery in Dillon is hosting Band the Love Electric. $10 cover at the door. Free party favors and free champagne toast at midnight
Broken Compass in Breckenridge is having a Sequins and Sorels New Years Eve Party with special guest Sneezy, starting at 7 pm and they will be tapping a special New Year’s Eve Beer at midnight.
SummitCove Lodging still has a few properties available for New Year’s Eve in Keystone. Give one of our vacation planners a call at (970) 368-7023 to check availability and prices.