From the theater to a silent disco, here are a few fun ideas for New Year’s Eve |

From the theater to a silent disco, here are a few fun ideas for New Year’s Eve

Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre plans NYE party with Sarah Bockel

Sarah Bockel

Featuring guest artist Sarah Bockel, Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre will open for a New Year’s Eve performance for the fourth year.

Bockel just completed a run on Broadway as Carole King in “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.”

Prior to Broadway, she played Carole King across in a national tour. Her credits at Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre include “Les Miserables,” “Shrek” and “Hands on a Hardbody.” She also has numerous Chicago theatrical credits and now resides in New York City. 

The theater will open at 8 p.m. Dec. 31, and Bockel’s performance will begin an hour later. The show will include special New Year’s Eve party favors and a champagne toast before fireworks over Grand Lake at midnight.

For tickets, call 970-627-3421 or go to

Other NYE parties in Grand County:

Honey Island Swamp Band and Ben Miller Band — 8 p.m. to midnight at Headwaters Center, Winter Park. Ring in the New Year with the Grand County Blues Society as they present Honey Island Swamp Band at the Headwaters Center. There will be a full bar and snacks for purchase with a complimentary champagne toast at midnight.

Family fun — 7-10 p.m. at the Rendezvous Event Center, Winter Park. An evening of free family fun with sledding, hot chocolate, fireworks and a silent disco.

History before the fireworks — The Kauffman House in Grand Lake will offer midnight treats and tours before fireworks over the lake.

Fireworks & NYE festivities at the Ranch — 6 p.m. at Granby Ranch. For more,

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