Annual Harvest Party at Rock Bottom Ranch

Join ACES on Saturday October 19 from 12 pm - 5 pm to celebrate fall at Rock Bottom Ranch with a truly unique event for the whole valley! This family-friendly party features lunch by Smoke Modern BBQ, dessert by Whole Foods Market Roaring Fork, live music by Out of Bounds String Band, and beer and wine.

Guests of all ages will enjoy pumpkin carving, apple cider pressing, farm tours, face painting, traditional ranch games, dancing, a silent auction and more.

Day of tickets $20 adults (11+), $10 kids (10 & under), kids under 2 are free. This event may sell out.

Event ticket sales and silent auction will benefit ACES in-school environmental science classes at Aspen Elementary School, Basalt Elementary School, and new this school year – Crystal River Elementary School in Carbondale, as well as hands-on science exploration and field trips for 42 regional schools in the valley. 

This is a car-free event! Please bike or walk down the Rio Grande Trail to RBR when possible. Free shuttles to Rock Bottom Ranch can be picked up every 15 mins at the Basalt Park & Ride or the El Jebel Park & Ride.

This event is made possible by local supporters and partners:

Presenting Sponsor:

 Supporting Sponsors:


Of Grape & Grain

Thanks also go to Gran Farnum Printing, Blazing Adventures and Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork. 


12 pm - 5pm
Rock Bottom Ranch