NEDERLAND, Colo. (CBS4) – Nederland’s Frozen Dead Guy Days will continue under new ownership.
After 10 years the Nederland Chamber of Commerce sold the festival after they determined it costs to much to run.READ MORE: Demand For COVID Testing Increases With Arrival Of Omicron Variant
Amanda McDonald bought the festival. She has organized the past three festivals.READ MORE: Long Hauler Recovers: COVID-19 Patient Goes Home After 158 Days In Hospital
The “Parade of Hearses,” frozen salmon tossing and coffin races drew 15,000 people last March.MORE NEWS: State Lawmakers Vow Change After Allegations Of Funeral Homes Selling Body Parts, Giving Families False Cremains
Frozen Dead Guy Days celebrates a Norwegian native who died in 1989 and his body has been preserved in dry ice in a shed in Nederland.