TOURS, TALKS AND ALL THINGS TINY!
DEC 3, 2016
Join us in Lyons, Colorado on December 3rd to learn about tiny homes and celebrate the holidays during the town’s famous winter parade and firework display. We’ll be giving tiny home tours and serving up hot beverages around the campfire! After the Lyons Parade of Lights, come back and join us at River Bend to watch the fireworks!
Keep scrolling down for more details about Wee Winter Fest!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
– Does it cost money to attend and listen to the speakers?
Yes, the event costs $10 per person. Children under 10 years old are free. You can pre-pay HERE through Eventbrite or pay cash at the door. At the event, we’ll be handing out coupons for $10 off a night’s stay at WeeCasa!
– What is the schedule?
11:00am – Gates Open
All Day – Tiny Home Tours, Food Vendors and Exhibitors
11:30am – Damon DesChamp of Trailer Made Custom Trailers, “Future of the Movement for DIY’ers, How to Build a Tiny Home Safely and Adhere to IRC/ANSI/UCC Codes”.
12:15pm – Cheryl Coates of Tiny Diamond Homes, “Design and Trailer Disasters”.
1:00pm – Byron Fears of SimBLISSity Tiny Homes, “You Don’t have to Live Like a Monk to Live Tiny / Size Appropriateness for your Tiny Home”.
1:45pm – Anita Howard of Lilypad Planet, “Oregon to Colorado: Living Tiny for Two Years Across Two States”.
2:30pm – Lora Higgins of The Tiny House Teacher, “Dream Big, Live Tiny”.
3:15pm – Panel Discussion (to include Tumbleweed Tiny Homes)
4:00pm – Kenyon Waugh, WeeCasa Tiny Home Hotel, “The WeeCasa Tiny Home Ownership Program”.
5:00pm – Gates Close
After that, we encourage you to walk over to Main Street to check out the annual Lyons Parade of Lights and come back to River Bend to watch the fireworks!
– Is the event going to be held outdoors?
Yes, this is an outdoor event and will be held rain, shine or snow! We’ll be bringing out our fire pits to help keep you warm. But please dress appropriately for the weather.
– Where can I park?
A limited amount of parking is available on-site. Carpooling is strongly encouraged.
– Can I bring my dog?
No, please leave your pets at home.
– Is the Fest kid friendly?
Bring ’em! This year we’re setting up a kid’s area – complete with a bouncy castle (weather-permitting)!
– Will there be food available?
Yes, food and beverages will be available for purchase.
– What is the smoking policy?
NO SMOKING of any kind is allowed in the tiny homes.
– How can I volunteer?
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org! Volunteers get in FREE!
Directions from Boulder: Take US 36 North. Turn left onto US 36 West/Highway 66. Go through the town of Lyons and veer to the right heading towards Estes Park. Turn left immediately after the bridge onto the River Bend property. (If you see Planet Bluegrass, you’ve gone too far.)
Directions from Denver: Take I-25 North to the Lyons/Estes Park #243 exit. Head west on Highway 66. Go through the town of Lyons and veer to the right heading towards Estes Park. Turn left immediately after the bridge onto the River Bend property. (If you see Planet Bluegrass, you’ve gone too far.)