A Grand Idea In Grand County.

Located along the Fraser River on the edge of Winter Park, Headwaters Center is Colorado’s first on-the-water, off-the-power-grid gathering place for celebration, recreation, and education. Multi-dimensional and multi-faceted, Headwaters Center offers Grand County residents and visitors alike unique spaces to gather, grow, and grasp our greatest water issues.

Unions & Reunions.

Planning a special occasion for you and yours? Headwaters Center is the perfect match for weddings, family gatherings, and general celebrations.

Dialogue & Discovery.

With space for both large and smaller breakout groups, Headwaters Center is the ideal venue for corporate meetings and retreats as well as community events.

Special Programs.

We keep the conversation flowing with enriching programs and speaker series.
Check here for upcoming events.

Concerts & Public Events.

We’re pleased to host a wide variety of events – from concerts to educational community gatherings to culinary adventures to yoga.

Higher Education.

Located on the top floor of Headwaters Center, the Higher Minds Loft offers a variety of courses to take your learning and goals to the next level.

Reviews of Events at Headwaters Center

  • Patty Flick-Hill Avatar
    Patty Flick-Hill
    9/01/2020 - Google

    Great little museum that is very informative about ecology and conservation of rivers in CO. Lots of hands-on, high-tech interactive... read more

    Jeff Florence Avatar
    Jeff Florence
    11/07/2019 - Google

    This place is excellent! The venue itself is beautiful, large and perfect for a wedding. The staff is great and... read more

    Travis Bray Avatar
    Travis Bray
    11/07/2019 - Google

    Wow - cool building and great facilities.

  • Maria F Trujillo Avatar
    Maria F Trujillo
    9/23/2019 - Facebook

    Great place for an event!

    Brian Nichols Avatar
    Brian Nichols
    7/07/2019 - Google

    Great venue

    Jim Hennessy Avatar
    Jim Hennessy
    7/07/2019 - Google

    Worth the time to visit or rent, great people and awesome cause

Every Drop Matters.

Explore the wonder of Colorado’s rivers while diving into water conservation on this self-guided adventure through more than 30 immersive exhibits.

Get Your Feet Wet.

Interested in volunteer work? We’re always looking for a helping hand!