Event Schedule

Dates for FDGD 2015 March 13th-15h/ the new schedule will be up 1/13/15

(times and locations should be very similar to 2014 schedule)

Go To:     Friday – – Saturday – – Sunday – – Map
(schedule isn’t final, check back for additions/changes)

Friday March 7th

5:00pm – 10:00pm
522549_10200828097932820_604070021_nReAnimate Yourself Beer Tent opens with the Blue Ball

in Chipeta Park

Gypsy Moon & Dead Phish Orchestra   

  • Microbrew beer from The Avery Brewing company
  • Specialty Corpse Reviver and Grandpa’s Spirit drinks
  • Ice Queen and Grandpa look alike contest at 8pm/ prizes his and her Carhartt tuxedos (pants, jacket & hat) Sponsored by Mountain Man Outdoor Store in Nederland 
  • Grandpa’s gift shop & food vendors

Sponsored by: Avery Brewing Company  
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6:00pm

Frozen Dead Guy Days Opening Ceremony
Nederland’s Round About 

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Open Frozen Dead Guy Days with at the Nederland round about with the lighting of the center piece followed by a Frozen Zombie Procession to the Blue Ball

10:00pm

Pioneer Inn:  The Symbols
Stage Stop, Rollinsville: JUBA JUBA
(free shuttle all night from Very Nice Brewery/Caribou Shopping Center)
First Street Pub: Onda

 

Saturday – March 8th 

9:00am – 11:00am
Event Day Registration and Waiver Wristband pick up and Parade Line up
Teen Center – East end of First Street

  • Register for the Polar Plunge & Coffin Races & Parade Contest
  • Waiver pick up for ALL FDGD events.
  • Line up for the Parade

All event participants must sign a waiver and get waiver wristband. If you are planning on doing any events, this is a great place to get your waiver a head of time.

8:00am – 11:00am
FDGD Pancake Breakfast
Community Center – .5 mi North on HWY 72, or take the path up Jefferson Street

Pancakes and more! Eggs and sausage, coffee and juice and all you can eat pancakes. Warm your belly for your day outdoors!

$7 Adult, $5 Senior, $4 Under 12

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supporting the
Nederland Area Seniors

 

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10:30am – 5:00pm
Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center

Open house with the Turkey Vultures with Rocky Mountain Raptor Program (presentation 2:00pm) and Spiders, Scorpions and Cockroaches.  Located in the Shopping Center.

 

11:00am – 8:00pm
Brain Freezer Tent
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Located on First Street

  • Microbrew beer from Avery 
  • Specialty Corpse Reviver and Grandpa’s Spirit drinks
  •  Free Live Music
  • Grandpa’s Gift Shop & food vendors.

11:00am – 8:00pm
Grandpa’s Mall Crawl
Located on First Street east of the Visitor Center

Nederland’s First Street will be transformed into a pedestrian mall so revelers can enjoy music in the Brain Freezer tent, street performers and participate in brain freezing, frozen t-shirt contests, icy turkey bowling and more!

11:00am – 8:00pm
ReAnimate Yourself Beer Tent
Chipeta Park

  • Microbrew beer from Avery 
  • Specialty Corpse Reviver and Grandpa’s Spirit drinks
  •  Free Live Music
  • Grandpa’s Gift Shop & food vendors

Sponsored by: Avery Brewing Company 
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11:00am – 4:00pm
Grandpa’s in the Tuff Shed
Black Forest Restaurant just south of the shopping center

Watch the award-winning Grandpa’s in the Tuff Shed short film at the Black Forest Restaurant. Shows approximately every 30 minutes.

Noon
Parade of Hearses  43
First Street

Parade starts at the Nederland Teen Center and
goes up (west) First Street.
Parade Participants check in and line up at
the Teen Center.

3 – 6:00pm
Tiny Disco/ Chipeta Park in Polar Plunge warming tent
Put a little boogie in your butt at the Tiny Disco

 

1:00pm – 2:00pm
Costume Polar Plunge 
Chipeta Park
Entry Fee:  $20  (online registration ends on 3/7 at 10PM)

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Stay Frozen my friends and take the plunge.  RC Rental sponsoring a warming tent & changing area.

A portion of the proceeds go to the Nederland Bucket Brigade supporting the Nederland Fire Department with supplies in times of emergency.
Register and download a waiver

1:00pm &  5:00pm

The Newly Dead Game & Funny Films
Talk Located at the Black Forest Restaurant

Funny Films for Funeral Planning is a collection of comedy movie and TV scenes about funerals, cremation, and cryonics! Gail Rubin, presents must-know-NOW details and hosts The Newly-Dead Game, quizzing couples on how well they know each others last wishes. Sign up to play

2:00pm – 3:30pm
Coffin Races
Located in Chipeta Park

Teams race with a coffin and ‘corpse’ in tow through a course full of obstacles, mud, snow, other racers.

CASH PRIZE  for best costumed team, trophies and lots of goodies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners
Register and download a waiver
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3:00pm – 5:00pm

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Located on First Street across from Brain Freezer Tent

Test your poultry bowling skills in the Icy Turkey Bowling Contest…you’re welcome to BYOFF (bring your own frozen fowl)

$5 entry fee waiver must be signed to participate

3:00pm – 4:00pm
Brain Freeze Contest
Located in front of the Brain Freeze Tent on First Street

Be a Brain Freezer in front of the Brain Freezer Tent on First Street
Contestants race against each other downing ice cold treats for fabulous prizes.

$5 entry fee/ waiver must be signed to participate

3:00 & 5:00pm
Pioneer Inn’s Frozen T-shirt Contest
Located on First Street in front of the Pioneer Inn

Try and slip into something Frozen,,,,faster than everyone else

$10 entry fee/ waiver must be signed to participate

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5:00 – 6:00 PM  Frozen Dead Poet Society Open Readings 

On a soap box on First Street across from the Brain Freezer tent.   Bring your poems, musings and Odes to Grandpa for open readings.

6:30pm – 1:00am
Grandpa’s Pub Crawl                                                                                                     

Pioneer Inn Tracorum at 10pm                                                                                                    Stage Stop in Rollinsville, live shows and comedy starting at 6pm Gary Washington, Bag Lady Sue, Von Stomper at 9pm , free shuttle from Very Nice Brewery                                                             

 

Sunday March 9th

Spring Forward – Don’t forget the time change!

 

8:00am – 11:00am
FDGD Pancake Breakfast
Community Center – .5 mi North on HWY 72, or take the path up Jefferson Street

Pancakes and more! Eggs and sausage, coffee and juice and all you can eat pancakes. Warm your belly for your day outdoors!

$7 Adult, $5 Senior, $4 Under 12

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supporting the
Nederland Area Seniors


9:30am – 4:00pm

Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center

Open house with the Turkey Vultures with Rocky Mountain Raptor Program (presentation 11:00am) and Spiders, Scorpions and Cockroaches.  Located in the Shopping Center.

11:00am – 6:00pm
Brain Freezer Tent
First Street

  • Microbrew beer from Avery 
  • Specialty Corpse Reviver and Grandpa’s Spirit drinks
  • Free Live Music
  • Grandpa’s Gift Shop & food vendors.

Sponsored by: Avery Brewing Company and J&L Distillery 

11:00am – 6:00pm
Grandpa’s Mall Crawl
First Street

Nederland’s First Street will be transformed into a pedestrian mall so revelers can enjoy music in the Brain Freezer tent, street performers and participate in brain freezing, frozen t-shirt contests, icy turkey bowling and more!

Located Downtown Nederland (First Street east of the Visitor Center)

11:00am – 6:00pm
ReAnimate Yourself Beer Tent
Located in Chipeta Park

  • Microbrew beer from Avery 
  • Specialty Corpse Reviver and Grandpa’s Spirit drinks
  • Free Live Music
  • Grandpa’s Gift Shop & food vendors

Sponsored by: Avery Brewing Company 


11:00am – 2:00pm

Salmon Toss & Sunday Brunch
Located 1 mile South of Nederland on HWY 119 at the Sundance Cafe

Farthest flung fish wins the prize.
Come by anytime!

$5 entry fee, waiver must be signed to participate

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11:00am – 2:00pm
Snowy Beach Volleyball Sponsored by Play It Again Sports
Located in Chipeta Park

Speed tournament, first come, first serve! 

Spiketacular Prizes
Register and download a waiver
$20/team

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Frozen Monster Remote Control Truck Demo
Located in Chipeta Park

 

11:00am – 4:00pm
Grandpa’s in the Tuff Shed
Located at the Black Forest Restaurant just south of Caribou Shopping Center

Watch the award-winning Grandpa’s in the Tuff Shed short film. Shows approximately every 30 minutes.

 

 

1:00pm
Pioneer Inn’s Frozen T-shirt Contest                            

How fast can you “get it on” for frosty booty!

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$10 entry fee waiver must be signed to participate
Located at The Pioneer Inn 15 E. 1st Street

1:00pm – 3:00pm
Ice Carving with Bongo Love
In Chipeta Park

 

1:00pm – 3:00pm
Glass Works Icy Turkey Bowling
On First Street across from Brain Freezer Tent

Test your poultry bowling skills in the Icy Turkey Bowling Contest…

$5 entry fee, waiver must be signed to participate

 

2:00pm – 3:00pm
Brain Freeze Contest
Located in front of the Brain Freezer Tent on First Street

Be a Brain Freezer in front of the Brain Freezer Tent on First Street
Contestants race against each other downing ice cold treats for fabulous prizes.

$5 entry fee, waiver must be signed to participate

2:00 pm
The Newly Dead Game & Funny Films Talk
Located at the Black Forest Restaurant
just south of Caribou Shopping Center

Funny Films for Funeral Planning is a collection of comedy movie and TV scenes about funerals, cremation, and cryonics! Gail Rubin, presents must-know-NOW details and hosts The Newly-Dead Game, quizzing couples on how well they know each others last wishes. Sign up to play

3:00 – 4:00 PM  Frozen Dead Poet Society Open Readings 

On a soap box on First Street across from the Brain Freezer tent.   Bring your poems, musings and Odes to Grandpa for open readings.

3:00pm
Rocky Mountain Oyster Eating Contest
First Street Pub & Grill
Located on First Street

Race to eat as many rocky mountain oysters as possible.
$5 entry fee, waiver must be signed to participate

 

 

MAP

Path from Community Center to Downtown Nederland starts at the SouthEast corner or the lower level parking lot.


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