April 18, 2014 – April 23, 2014
Explore culinary delights! Each participating restaurant will offer a 3-course meal for a special price, with upgrades available at some locations, and a lower price point option for those with smaller appetites. Not just for dinner, some locations are offering breakfast and lunch specials as well!
April 24, 2014
Dig this: After viewing “Doc of the Dead” join the zombies for an undead bump and grind! And get a close up look at The Denver County Fair’s own annual Corpse’s and Crowns Zombie Beauty Pageant winners.
April 24, 2014 – April 27, 2014
Make your reservation at Boulder Brook today for the 2nd annual horror-fest devoted to classic and contemporary independent films. The festival presents emerging and established filmmakers in a four-day event showcasing movies, Q&A discussions, industry panels, a student film competition, and other special events including the Danny Torrance (The Shining’s young hero) Big Wheel Death Race in which guests race one another on adult-sized ‘big-wheels’ across the lawn of the Stanley Hotel. (If you haven’t had the opportunity to read the follow up novel “Doctor Sleep” it’s a real winner!)
Festival passes without lodging include the Redrum ($295) Caretaker ($195) Axe ($85) and Isolation: the Saturday Pass for $45. Make your reservation at Boulder Brook today — We’ll keep a light on for you!
Welcome the evolution of the Zombie at the Gala Opening of the Stanley Film Festival with EPiX original documentary “Doc of the Dead” directed by Colorado filmmaker, Alexandre O. Philippe.
April 25, 2014
K-5 Program with nature and enviornmental educators at Rocky Mountain Nature Association Field Seminar Building (right across the street from Boulder Brook!) Featuring hiking, crafting, movies, games, and nature and wildlife education, activities, and experiences. Each day is limited to 20 children. Early registration is recommended. Call 970-586-3262 to register or visit www.rmna.org to learn more.
HOSTED BY FANGORIA ENTERTAINMENT AND SHOCKTILYOUDROP.COM, The hit Los Angeles horror event comes to the Stanley Film Festival! Join Fangoria’s Rebekah McKendry and ShockTillYouDrop.com’s Ryan Turek and test your horror knowledge in eight rounds of terrifyingly titillating trivia. Scare yourself with how much you actually know about horror. Trivia will be held early Friday evening at the Wheel Bar in Estes Park. Come with a team or join one there. All are welcome. Pre-register online.
April 26, 2014
When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the Earth. And, now you can too. Converge upon the Stanley Film Festival in your best zombie costume for a good ol’ fashioned Zombie Crawl hosted by Eye Heart Brains, purveyors of the world’s largest zombie gatherings. The death march will move along The Stanley Hotel grounds and through the neighboring streets of Estes Park in search of brains.
The Shining, and the 1975 Stanley Hotel. Presented by Estes Park Archives.
Acclaimed author of “The Tribe” reads from “Camp Cannibal” — book two of the suspenseful and imaginative series featuring the wilder side of middle school students who “embrace their inner animal and go native.” Free to all with complimentary pizza and refreshments on hand.
Presented by Glass Eye Pix TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE: THE STANLEY EDITION, is an ongoing series of audio dramas penned by luminaries from the world of contemporary horror from JT Petty (HELLBENDERS) to Simon Barrett (YOU’RE NEXT), and Kim Newman (ANO DRACULA), featuring players from Ron Perlman (HELLBOY), to Angus Scrimm (PHANTASM), and Mark Margolis (AMERICAN HORROR STORY). The Stanley edition will feature performers culled from the film lineup. Join horror impresarios Glenn McQuaid and Larry Fessenden as they invite you to close your eyes and… listen. Learn more at talesfrombeyondthepale.com.