Municipal Court


Due to the COVID19 virus, court on April 1, 2020 has been cancelled and all court cases will be rescheduled for a later date.

If you are scheduled for court on April 1, 2020, please contact the Municipal Court Clerk by email at or leave a message at 970-577-4774 to reschedule your court date. Voicemail will be checked several times a day. 

Town of Estes Park Municipal Court is held in the Town Board Room of Town Hall, located at 170 MacGregor Ave. in Estes Park.  The Honorable David J. Thrower presides over Municipal and Model Traffic Code violations. Proceedings conducted by Prosecuting Attorney Avi Rocklin.

Municipal Court Schedule:

Municipal court is held on the first Wednesday of each month begining at 9:30 a.m., excluding holidays. Court trials follow arraignments if scheduled.

Municipal Court Payments:

Citations may be payed online if paying ON or BEFORE the court date listed on the citation & if there is a fine amount listed on the citation. If the citation is a SUMMONS, appearance in court is required at the time, place, and date listed on the citation. By paying the penalty assessment guilt and liablility is acknowledged and the right to appear in court is waved. Penalty assessments which are timely paid, may be eligilble for a point reduction.

Pay online by visiting, and select the Municipal Court Option.


For additional information, please contact Court Clerk Melissa Mijares at 970-577-4774 or