About the Festival

March 8–10, 2019
Nederland, Colorado

Known as one of the most unique and quirky festivals in the country, Frozen Dead Guy Days takes place in the Colorado mountain town of Nederland — three days of frosty merriment featuring 30 live bands in heated super tents and outrageous events like coffin racing, costumed polar plunging, frozen t-shirt contests and much more. Celebrating its 18th year in 2019, Frozen Dead Guy Days continues to be a world-renowned spectacle. The home-grown frosty fest pays homage to Bredo Morstol, who is frozen in a state of suspended animation and housed in a Tuff Shed on dry ice high above Nederland. Thousands of adventurous, life enthusiasts come to participate in Colorado’s “most frigidly fun festival” and view the events along with local, national and international media and entertainment.



What Happens at Frozen Dead Guy Days?

  • Live Music Showcase in 3 Super Tents
  • Coffin Racing
  • Costumed Polar Plunging
  • Parade of Hearses
  • Frozen T-shirt Contests
  • Over 30 Live Bands (local & national)
  • Icy Turkey Bowling
  • Snowy Human Foosball
  • Blue Ball (3 live bands)
  • Ice Queen & Grandpa Costume Contest
  • Brain Freeze Contests
  • Frozen Salmon Toss
  • Ice Sculpting Contest
  • Frozen Dead Poet Slam
  • The Newly Dead Game
  • “Grandpa’s in the Tuff Shed” Movie
  • Silent Disco