Frozen Dead Guy Days ®
Events - 2003
Friday, March 7
7:30pm“Grandpa’s Still In The Tuff Shed” World Premiere
of the Full length Feature Documentary by the Beeck Sisters,
at the Backdoor Theater, $8 all seats.
8:00pm - close“Grandpa’s Crawl”,   See details here
Showcase of local music at participating venues.
10pm (??)Midnight Tour to the Tuff Shed, for those brave enough! Includes a special toast to Grandpa. Available only if there is enough interest.
Saturday, March 8
8:00am - 11:00amCommunity Pancake Breakfast by the Nederland Seniors,
at the Community Center cafeteria. $5/adult, $4/child & seniors.
9:00am - 5:00pmWinter Mountain Market at Nederland’s Shopping Center. Showcasing local artistic talent - all for sale!
See Vendor Registration and Rules.
9:00am - 4:00pmTeam Snow Sculpting Contest, at Eldora Mountain Resort.
12:00pm - 1:00pmParade down First Street. Free registration at the
Youth & Family Center from 10:30-11:30am. All Coffin Racers and Polar Plungers encouraged to participate!
1:00pm - 4:00pmCoffin Races and awards ceremony at Chipeta Park.
$20/team, see official Rules and Entry Form for full details.
3:00pm - 5:00pmPreliminary “Bride of Grandpa and Grandpa look-alike contests” at the Pioneer Inn. Completed entry form and $10 fee required. Describe why you are the best Grandpa! Free entry into the PI.
4:00pm“Grandpa’s Still In The Tuff Shed” World Premiere
of the Full length Feature Documentary by the Beeck Sisters,
at the Backdoor Theater, $8 all seats.
7:00pm - Midnight“Grandpa’s Blue Ball” at the Community Center. Dance to live music and cheer the Finals of the “Bride of Grandpa and Grandpa look-alike contests”. Come in costume or simply come and have fun! Enjoy a Dead Guy Ale!!! $10/adult or $18/couple.
All DayTours to the Tuff Shed and Grandpa! Get a personalized tour to the location of our Frozen Dead Guy by Bo Shaffer, the ice man. 9am, 10:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm, and 4pm from the Visitors Center. $25/person, registration form and waiver are required.
10pm (??)Midnight Tour to the Tuff Shed, for those brave enough! Includes a special toast to Grandpa. Available only if there is enough interest.
Sunday, March 9
8:00am - 11:00amCommunity Pancake Breakfast by the Nederland Seniors,
at the Community Center cafeteria. $5/adult, $4/child & seniors.
9:00am - 5:00pmWinter Mountain Market at Nederland’s Shopping Center. Showcasing local artistic talent - all for sale!
See Vendor Registration and Rules.
9:30am, 10:30amSnowshoe Race and Shuffle, at Eldora Mountain Resort.
Race to go down “Deadman’s Gulch”!
10:00am - 3:00pmTeam Snow Sculpting Contest, at Eldora Mountain Resort.
10:00am - 2:00pmFrozen Dead Van Smash, at the Wild Bear Center. Help raise money for this wonderful non-profit. Kill the frozen, dead, 1985 Chevy van. $2 per swing of the sledge hammer, or $5 for 3.
11:00am - 3:00pm“Frozen and/or Dead” Video Festival, at the Backdoor Theater. See event details and ticket information. Check out the 1st annual video festival with entries from all over the world, including showings of “Grandpa’s Still In The Tuff Shed” World Premiere of the Full length Feature Documentary by the Beeck Sisters.
12:00pm - 1:00pmPolar Plunge for Charity at the Kid’s Fishing Pond in Chipeta Park. A fee will be charged each person frozen enough to jump in, and they will accept donations for their favorite charity if successful. Trygve started this in Boulder, and we’re going to continue it! Please see official Entry Form for full details.
12:00pm - 2:00pmKids Activities at Chipeta Park. During the polar plung, activities will also be available for kids. Participate in the “Brain Freeze” competition and the “Ski Boot Limbo”. Event charges will range from free to $1.
3:00pmTeam Snow Sculpting Awards Ceremony, at Eldora.
4:00pm - 8:00pm“Frozen and/or Dead” Video Festival, at the Backdoor Theater. See event details and ticket information. Check out the 1st annual video festival with entries from all over the world, including showings of “Grandpa’s Still In The Tuff Shed” World Premiere of the Full length Feature Documentary by the Beeck Sisters.
All DayTours to the Tuff Shed and Grandpa! Get a personalized tour to the location of our Frozen Dead Guy by Bo Shaffer, the ice man. 9am, 10:30am, noon, 1:30pm, 3pm, and 4:30pm from location TBA. $25/person, registration form and waiver are required.


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