Special Events


Fort Uncompahgre hosts special events during the year, including  Opening and Closing weekend celebrations and “Christmas at the Fort.”

Fort Tree







Opening Weekend at the Fort: First weekend in June







Saturdays…Meet Me At The FORT...2nd & 4th Saturday of each month
June thru October.

Meet Me at The Fort -Saturdays


  • Blessing of the Animals – Animals arrive at the Fort
  • Meet me at the Fort – 2nd & 4th Saturday – June thru October
  • Annual American Flag retirement ceremony  last Saturday in September- VFW
  • Demonstrations
  • Re-enactments
  • Robidoux Encampment – May 20th, 21st & 22nd
  • Three-day encampment – Fall
  • Trade Days at the Fort
  • Crafts, Textiles
  • Movies at the Fort
  • Heirloom Plant Sale
  • “Render The Fort” an Artists Gathering
  • Harvest Days at the Fort

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