Featuring live entertainment, vendors, a silent auction, food trucks, and activities for kids, the Rist Canyon Volunteer Fire Department’s Mountain Festival in Bellvue can’t be missed. Held annually on the first Saturday after Labor Day in a beautiful mountain meadow, this free event helps raise funds for the volunteer fire department.
Admission to this event is free and there is a tractor-pulled hayride shuttle to and from the parking area. Taking place on Saturday, September 9th, 2023, there will be a special 9/11 commemorative memorial in addition to recognition of first responders and the RCVFD firefighters.
Activities guests can expect at the festival include:
- Live music by the Choice City Trio
- A large activity area for the kids
- Book, plant, and bake sales
- Arts and crafts vendors
- Educational booths
- A silent auction
- Free ice cream
- Food trucks
While there are no hotels in Bellvue, neighboring LaPorte has a couple of options. If you’re looking for somewhere more populated to stay, check out the hotels in Fort Collins, a 15 minute drive southeast.
Address: 11830 Rist Canyon Road, Bellvue, CO
Date: Saturday, September 9, 2023