Red Rocks Fun Near Our Creekside Cabins in Colorado

red rocks park and Amphitheatre
Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre – Source – The Denver Channel

Greetings from the Colorado Bear Creek Cabins Family!

Folks, as we edge closer towards the summer months of the year, we wanted to dedicate a blog post to one of our favorite location // activity near our creekside cabins in Colorado – Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre.

Due to the unfortunate events of 2020, Red Rocks temporarily shut down for the entire 2020 season, but we were excited to find out that this year the park will be open to the public!

As mentioned earlier, the Amphitheatre is a close distance from our creekside cabins in Colorado, about a 15 minute drive to be exact. There are a plethora of fun activities to enjoy while visiting scenic Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre!

What is Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre?

For those who are not familiar, Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre is an open aired construction built into a naturally occurring rock structure.

Red Rocks was originally built back in the 1940s, and has since grown to become a popular destination for music, nature, and exercise enthusiasts alike from all over the United States!

What can you do at Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre?


Located about 30 minutes away from downtown Denver and about 15 minutes away from our creekside cabins in Colorado, Red Rocks offers live shows on a regular basis throughout the summer.

As of April 2021, Red Rocks is officially open for their 80th anniversary, and currently allows a maximum capacity of 2,500 persons for shows. This is about 25% of its regular 9,500 person capacity.

For the time being, these shows will be socially distanced and extra venue protocols have been put into place. There are currently dozens of shows lined up for the summer months, so make sure to get your tickets soon because they will go fast!

To see a complete breakdown of the Red Rocks show lineup for 2021, check out this resource here.

Film on the Rocks

In addition to live music, Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre hosts movie nights during the summer where they will play classic movies on their big projector screen.

This event is called Film on the Rocks, and trust us, if you see a movie you would like to see it is an amazing experience to be under the stars catching some classic entertainment!

Being so close to our creekside cabins in Colorado, there is no better way to spend a summer night with the family than going to scenic Red Rocks to see a show or watch a classic movie!

Yoga on the Rocks

Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre offers more than just entertainment, however. During the day, the park is open to the public free of charge to walk around, explore, and get a fierce workout in.

There are 380 stairs at the Amphitheatre, and take our word for it, this is one of the most intense and scenic workouts you will find.

Red Rocks also offers yoga classes weekly, called Yoga on the Rocks, which you can also get to quickly from our creekside cabins in Colorado!


In conclusion, Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre offers a variety of great summer activities, among many others you have access to at our creekside cabins in Colorado.

If you want to take advantage of the many great things that Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre has to offer this summer, make sure to consider our creekside cabins in Colorado as your lodging base.

To make a reservation, please check out our available properties and put in the dates you wish to come see us.

For assistance or questions about reservations or anything related to Colorado Bear Creek Cabins, please contact us.

For questions about tickets and other Red Rocks related information, please contact them here.

We hope to see you at our creekside cabins in Colorado this summer!

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