Red Rocks’ 75th Annual Easter Sunday Brings Back In-Person Service

After going virtual for the past two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, people will once again be able to attend the Easter Sunrise service at Morrison.

MORRISON, Colo. — The 75th Annual Red Rocks Easter Sunday Service returns with an in-person presence for the first time in two years.

Doors are scheduled to open at 4:30 a.m., followed by music at 5:30 a.m. before the service begins at 6:00 a.m. Everyone present is advised to dress very warmly for outside service.

The sermon for the Easter sunrise service will be led by Reverend John Yu, senior pastor of True Light Community Church in Denver.

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Reverend Dr. Thomas Mayes of Living Water Christian Center and Bishop Kae Madden of the Catholic Ecumenical Communion will also serve as worship leaders.

Additionally, Blood Brothers, Sheryl Renee and Father Michael J. Nicosia will serve as musical worship leaders.

The service is sponsored by the Colorado Council of Churches, a statewide organization that represents 13 Christian denominations and more than 800 churches in Colorado.

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The service will also be streamed online on the Colorado Council of Churches website, Facebook and YouTube pages. An American Sign Language interpreter will provide translation for the hearing impaired.

Anyone planning to attend is advised to monitor weather reports before traveling to the venue in case the service is canceled due to inclement weather.

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Owned and operated by the City of Denver, the Red Rocks Park Concert Hall has hosted some of the most iconic concerts in history, from artists such as the Beatles, U2 and Sting.

Located just west of Mile High City, Red Rocks Park offers 738 acres of hiking trails, geological wonders and breathtaking views.

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