Spend some time relaxing in friendly, downtown Evergreen, Colorado. Here in our historic downtown you will find delightful shopping, great dining, live music, plus fantastic nearby recreation opportunities on Evergreen Lake and also many local mountain trails. We're an authentic Colorado mountain town.
DAM DUCKY DERBY
August 2 • 11a • Downtown Evergreen
A colorful and exciting festival of family-friendly activities and booths. The highlight of the afternoon is when over 8,000 ducks are dropped from high in the air into Bear Creek just below the dam–a moment that is always accompanied by a spirited roar from the crowd. The ducks “race” down Bear Creek–to the delight of both adults and children lining the banks–and cross the finish line
shop, dine or just hang out
Come on up and experience our charming and fun downtown, complete with a western-style boardwalk, lovely Bear Creek, award winning wines, great restaurants, stylish boutiques, art galleries and live music.
enjoy beautiful evergreen lake
Stroll the walking path around Evergreen Lake, cast a line for trout or tiger muskie, enjoy a summer concert at the Lake House, or rent a boat and sail or paddle your afternoon away. Try ice skating in Winter, too.
explore the area mountains
Just minutes from downtown Evergreen are great hiking and biking trails that wind through our lush forests and the Mount Evans Wilderness. There's also fantasitc car and motorcycle touring in almost every direction.
RIO DEL SOL
Rio Del Sol is recognized as one of the best dining experiences in Evergreen. Featuring the authentic cuisine of Mexico, Rio Del Sol will expand your culinary experience into the unique regions of this diverse country. Featuring the seafood entres from the coastal regions to the unique moles of the central territories.