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The Nest Above is a newly built, private event space providing fresh, seasonal, quality food to your table, making your wedding events outstanding.

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The Nest Above

A Private Event Space
Full Bar, Exclusive Wine Selection & Catering 

The second story Nest Above event space will be exclusively yours.  We have created a warm, stunning second-story event space.  Located close to the entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park, the Nest Above is the perfect venue with a rustic modern look framed by beautiful mountain views.

Our upstairs event space is accessible by stairs or lift and can seat up to 70 guests comfortably.  If additional room is needed we can discuss increasing numbers and a full buyout of up & downstairs.  We can also cater to a larger event space of your choice.  

We host all wedding events including wedding dinners, rehearsals, welcome receptions, bridal lunches in house or to-go & farewell brunches.


Welcome Parties

The Nest Above is a fantastic place to gather after your rehearsal. Treat your family and wedding participants to a wonderful rehearsal dinner.
Invite out-of-town guest after to join for a welcome reception kicking off your extraordinary wedding weekend. 
Inviting out of town guests to join after the rehearsal dinner creating a full-blown wedding weekend of fun! Treating guests to light fare, fun snacks, cocktails and or wine and local micro brews providing an opportunity for your wedding guests mingle and celebrate before the big day. 


Private Parties

Buffet, Stations & More:

Choose what best suits your taste and the occasion.  Our buffet menu provides packages as well as the option to choose your own signature culinary adventure for your wedding or special event.  This menu includes hors d’oeuvres, stations, platters, salads, entrees, desserts, inspired chef's tables, packages, and a la carte options.  Please keep in mind this is buffet style of serving not all you can eat.   


Sit Down, Plated and Served Prix Fixe Dinners:

With this format, your guest will have personalized menus chosen from our available items by you.  The menus will have options per course for your guest to choose from. During the planning phase, you and your event manager will work through the menu choices put together by our Executive Chef.  


You have the option of a hosted bar, a partially hosted bar, or a cash bar.   We have a variety of liquors, wines, cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages available.  Pricing sheets, options, and special requests will be worked out with your Event Manager during the planning phase.  Our Sommelier can also create a wine package to meet you and your guests' taste and be present during the event. 



Getting the bridesmaids together to laugh and talk about memories and things to come creates some down time for the you and your friends to get together and decompress. This bridal luncheon can be at the Nest Above  or we can bring lunch to you.


Get your best buds out for a hike in Rocky (gentle reminder RMNP requires reservations May-October) and stop for a custom lunch party at the Nest Above. Or let us pack some picnic backpacks for you.  An additional option would be to stop by the top restaurant in town Bird & Jim--let us know we can make a reservation for you and your groomsmen.  



Didn’t get to talk to everyone as much as you wanted, guest checking out and leaving at  different times? Reserve the Nest above for a farewell brunch!

Allow your guests a time window to come for brunch when is convenient for them and we will make sure the delicious items are replenished as guests come and go. Creating a final farewell to cap off an amazing wedding weekend.

Reserve your date:

To secure your special date you will connect with an event manager, by filing out “Let's Work Together" form on the bottom of  this page. Once you have agreed on an available date and time, menu planning, tasting and walkthroughs dates are determined.  What to expect moving forward, booking fee, room fee, staffing fees, food & beverage cost all broken down by event coordinator with a deposit schedule.  

Our Event Team:

A Nest Above event manager will reach out after you fill out the form on the bottom of  this page.  They will be your point of contact.  They will be there for your tasting, arrange menu, bar details, the timeline for event and payments.  Our event manager arrives two hours before your event start time and stays throughout the event. Your Nest Above event manager will help direct your vendors and decorating team, ready the event space, and take care of requests and food and beverage/alcohol service.​

Nest Above staff will not decorate or load in or out your items. You will need a load-out team for the end of the event to gather any items you want to keep.  Please remember that our event manager keeps office hours that will be communicated with you.  If a personal emergency occurs, another event manager will be debriefed and onsite



·      Private, newly built, event space for up to 70 guests

·      Event Manager

·      4 hour dinner event 

·      3 hour lunch/brunch event 

·      2 hours of set up a time

·      Tables and chairs for up to 70 guests

·      Cloth napkins, glassware, flatware, silverware, cake cutting service ware, no table cloths since we have beautiful custom-made wood tables--if table linens are requested quote can be provided.   

·      Limited parking reserved for family

·      Planning and walkthrough time

·      Access to photographers and florists before the event

·      Event restroom

Room rental pricing options for Lunch & Dinner available when you connect with your Event Manager.

Renting out the entire facility is an option.

Items For Mental Bookmarking:

Bundle and save--if we are hosting your wedding or catering your off-site event we offer a $10 per person discount for your rehearsal dinner or pre-event at the Nest Above! If you are having your Wedding/Rehearsal dinner/Welcome party with us receive a discount with your farewell brunch.

Parties over 20 people must be at the Nest Above and cannot be hosted at Bird & Jim.

Parties under 30 must meet a food minimum. 

Parking is limited-- for large parties shuttles are needed.

Let’s Work Together

Get in touch so we can start working together.

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