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Kidtopia, Keystone Resort, Colorado
Kidtopia, Keystone Resort, Colorado

FREE FAMILY FUN, DAILY

KIDTOPIA

Kidtopia is the ultimate playground for family fun and adventure.
Enjoy the fun-filled, kid-friendly events taking place every day of the season.

Kidtopia at Keystone Resort

Explore the world's largest Snow Fort, dance in Ripperoo's parade, Meet the Avy dogs, enjoy weekly fireworks, and so much more! At Kidtopia, there’s always something fun happening for kids and their families to enjoy!

Daily Kidtopia Schedule

Kidtopia Headquarters

Kick off your ski boots and play a while. Join us at Kidtopia Headquarters for some quality family time when you want to escape the chilly air. Complete with toys and games, there’s something for everyone. Stop in for some serious play any day of the week!


Dates and Time: Daily through April 8, 9:30am – 3:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Kidtopia Snowfort

Dates and Time: Daily, beginning December 16 - through April 8
Location: Top of Dercum Mountain 
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Cookie Time

Enjoy one of Chef Ned’s tasty treats to complete the perfect day in this winter wonderland! 

Dates and Time: Daily through April 8, 4:00pm*
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village (*Saturdays: Cookie Time to immediately follow Ripperoo’s Parade at Dercum Ice Rink)
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

iSpy Keystone: Scavenger Hunt

Explore the resort and take a self-guided tour while visiting some of our favorite spots and fun activities! Complete in one day or over the course of your stay.

Dates and Time: Daily through April 8, Operating Hours vary based on clue locations
Location: Start at Kidtopia Headquarters, Resort-wide Experience! 
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Fireside Cocoa & Coloring

Looking to get comfy and cozy after a day out on the slopes? Join us for a winter warm up of cocoa and coloring next to the fire! Decorate your mug and fill it to the brim with delicious cocoa before settling down with a good book. The best part? You get to take your custom mug home!

Dates and Time: Every Monday through April 8, 3:00pm – 5:00pm 
Location: Bighorn Bistro, Lakeside Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Family Game Night

This one’s fun for the whole family. Whether it’s testing your skills at a variety of different board games and bingo, or challenging your parents to a friendly game of foosball, we’ve got it all at Kidtopia HQ. Now’s your chance for family bragging rights for the rest of your vacation! 

Dates and Time: Every Monday through April 8, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Stretch, Bend & Wiggle: Kid’s Yoga

Wiggle your way to Namaste and limber up those legs after an epic day on the mountain! Get instruction from Studio K’s best and learn how yoga can be the fun part of a healthy lifestyle. 

Dates and Time: 
Every Friday through April 8, 10:30am – 11:15am
Location: 
Studio K, Lakeside Village
Age Requirements: 
All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required  

Meet the Avy Dog

The cutest (and furriest!) member of our team wants to meet you! Come meet an avalanche dog and learn about how our four-legged friends are some of the most valuable members of our staff! 

Dates and Time: Every Tuesday through April 8, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Super Snowy Science

Come explore the "wonders of winter" through an investigation of the science behind snow.   Keystone Science School instructors will lead the group through exploring different types of snow crystals, inspecting layers of snow through snow pits, discovering the ‘life-cycle’ of snow and learning how snow types and the environment can lead to avalanches. The ‘snow’ is the limit with this fun interactive program.
 
Dates and Time: Every Tuesday through April 8, 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required

Critters Discovery

Explore some of the animals that make their home in the forest around Keystone! We will examine animal furs, tracks, and scats, while learning about some cool adaptations that animals use to survive our harsh high alpine winters. This program, offered by Friends of the Dillon Ranger District, provides a fun hands on learning experience for all ages!


Dates and Time: Every Wednesday through April 8, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Winter Movie Matinee 

Cuddle up for a family-friendly movie, the perfect way to unwind after a day on the mountain! Don’t worry, we won’t forget the popcorn!

Dates and Time: Every Wednesday through April 8, 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required

Check out our movie list*

*Movie titles subject to change.

Old-Fashioned Tubing with Ripperoo 

Come experience the Nordic Center’s Tubing Hill the old-fashioned way- walk up, slide down! This is a great activity for families of all ages. Ripperoo will be hanging around to join in on the fun! We’ll have snowman making kits available too!

Dates and Time: Tentatively starts December 7 (weather permitting), then every Thursday through April 8, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Location: Nordic Center, West Keystone
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Cupcakes & Canvas 

Let your little one discover their inner Picasso!  During this class, your kids will be guided by our art teacher to create an artistic masterpiece while enjoying a delicious cupcake.  Class includes canvas, art supplies, cupcake, and step-by-step instruction. An art experience for children from 3 years and up and their parents. 

Dates and Time: Every  Thursday through April 8, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: $15 per person, Reservations can be made at the Activities & Dining Office, 970-496-4386

Wacky Tacky Party

Things will get wild every Friday at our Wacky Tacky Party! This crazy party includes dance music, party games, prizes, and a fantastic face painter. Bring your cameras for our zany photo booth stocked with silly props! Every week will feature a different, fun craft to create and take home.

Dates and Time: Every Friday through April 8, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 
Craft-er-noon & Face Painting

Art is in the air at Kidtopia! Choose to get your face painted, do a craft, or why not do both! Kids can create a keepsake that will capture all the fun times you had at Keystone! 

Dates and Time: Every Saturday through April 8, 12:30pm – 3:00pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Ripperoo’s Village Parade

Come and join Ripperoo as he parades through River Run Village with his Ski&Ride School friends and local dance performers. The parade wouldn’t be complete without a float and golf carts for Ripperoo’s young friends to ride along!

Dates and Time: Every Saturday through April 8, 4:00pm
Location: River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

River Run Fireworks

Date and Time: Every Saturday through April 8, 7:00pm, 8:00pm after March 11th 
Location: Gondola Plaza, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 

Ripperoo’s Ice Cream Party!

Ripperoo is hosting a winter celebration and you’re invited! Come join Ripperoo for ice cream, t-shirt decorating, photo opportunities and more! Ripperoo is ready for ice cream, and hopes you are too! He promises to not forget the sprinkles!


Dates and Time:  Starts November 26, then every Sunday through April 1, 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Location: 1st Floor, Mountain House
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required 


Starquest Exploration

Astronomy is stellar! Join the Keystone Science School to explore the furthest parts of our Universe. Explore winter constellations, view celestial objects up close, build your own starfinder to take home, and so much more! This program will truly be out of this world!

Dates and Time: Every Sunday through April 8, 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Location: Kidtopia Headquarters, River Run Village
Age Requirements: All ages welcome
Registration: No registration required