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Colorado Travel Planning Guides : Colorado Summer Vacation Planner : 2014 This Week In Colorado - Events By Date


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Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

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Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon


SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon



SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon


SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon



SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon


SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon


SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon


SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon


SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon



SPONSOR LISTINGS
Arapahoe
Basin
Ski Resort

888-272-7246

Copper Mountain
888.219.2441


Crested Butte
970.349.2333

Eldora
Ski Resor
t

303.440.8700

Durango Mountain
Resor
t

800.982.6103

Ski Cooper
Leadville
719.486.2277

Steamboat Resort
800.922.2722

Winter Park Resort
970.726.1564

Keystone
Resort

970-496-4386

Vail
970-476-5601

Beaver Creek
800-953-0844

Breckenridge
970-453-5000

West Wall Lodge
Crested Butte
970.349.1280


Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Steamboat
1-800-276-6719


Wildernest Vacation Rentals
Summit County
800.554.2212

Ramada Limited
Frisco
888.671.6311 - 970.668.8783


Vail
800.746.2278 970.476.0344


Snowmass Hospitality
877.734.7771

Edgemont
877-607-EDGE
Steamboat Springs

Bear Claw
Condominiums

Steamboat
800.BEAR.CLAW

Durango
Downtown Inn

(866) 306-5438

Christiania
at Vail

800.530.3999 970.476.5641

Antlers At Vail
800.258.8615

Aspen Square
Downtown Aspen
800.862.7736

Summit
Express

1-855-MTN-VANS
970-668-6000
Denver Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper, Dillon/Silverthorne, Frisco, Vail and Beaver Creek

Summit Stage
(970) 668-0999
Connecting Breckenridge with neighboring resorts of Keystone and Copper Mountain as well as the towns of Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon































This week in Colorado is a complete list of events happening throughout Colorado sorted by week. Submit events to info@coloradoinfo.com
This Week in Colorado
Colorado Events by Week

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Week Starts on Monday and Goes Through Sunday

March 24 - 30
May 19-25
July 14-20
Sept. 8-14
Nov. 3 -9
Mar 31 - April 6 May 26-June 1
July 21-27
Sept. 15-21 Nov 10-16
April 7 - 13
June 2-8
July 28 - Aug 3
Sept. 22-28 Nov. 17-23
April 14-20 June 9-15
August 4 - 10
Sept. 29-Oct. 5
Nov. 24-30
April 21-27 June 16-22
August 11-17
Oct. 6-12
Dec. 1-7
April 28-May 4 June 23-29
August 18-24
Oct. 13-19
Dec. 8-14
May 5 -11
June 30-July 6
August 25-31
Oct. 20-26
Dec. 15-21
May 12-18 July 7-13
September 1-7
Oct. 27-Nov. 2
Dec. 21-28





March 31 - April 6

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A-Basin - Alpenglow Ascents Rando Series, March 21, April 4, April 25 2014, Come to Arapahoe Basin for a beautiful afternoon of skinning with our three-part randonee spring-time series. This NEW series will start and finish in the Base Area while summiting at 12,472
Aspen - Buttermilk Rail Jams, April 6, Buttermilk

Aspen - Closing Day Buttermilk Mountain, Apr 6

Aspen - JAS Café Downstairs @ the Little Nell: Pedrito Martinez, April 3-4, 2014

Breckenridge- Breckenridge Spring Beer Festival, April 5, 2014, Downtown Breckenridge

Crested Butte - Slush Huck/Pond Skim, April 5, 2014, The end of ski season is another excuse to celebrate, dress up in silly costumes and have wacky events, like the Slush Huck where contestants skim across water on their skis and snowboards. Get in your last turns of the season and go out with a bang!

Denver- Colorado Rockies Home Opener, April 4, 2014, Coors Field

Fort Collins - Luma, Fri., Apr. 4 at 7:30pm - Tickets starting at $27, Lincoln Center Performance Hall LUMA (Innovative Illuminated Arts) is a cutting edge performance art that uses darkness as a canvas and light as a brush. This spectacular light show combines the arts of dance, magic, puppetry, rhythmic gymnastics, acrobatics and physics to create extraordinary choreographic works that are truly breathtaking.

Fort Collins - Kathleem Madigan: Gone Madigan, Sat., Apr. 5 at 7:30pm - Tickets starting at $31. Lincoln Center Performance Hall, Warning - mature content, Back by popular demand, Kathleen Madigan has never been hotter. In her 23-year career, Kathleen Madigan has won the American Comedy Award for "Best Female Comedian," the Phyllis Diller Award for "Best Female Comedian," and has had countless appearances on several late night shows, HBO, and Comedy Central.



Fort Collins - Rocky Mountain Saxophone Summit, April 5, University Center for the Arts, Open to saxophone enthusiasts and performers of all ages, a full day of masterclasses, presentations, and performances covering both jazz and classical saxophone for soloists and chamber ensembles.

Grand Junction - Festival for Creative Pianists, April 4-5, 2014, Colorado Mesa University Recital Hall

Grand Junction- Bike Rodeo, April 5, 2014, Palisade Community Center

Grand Junction- Backcountry Film Festival, April 2, 2014, Masonic Lodge - 2400 Consistory Court

Granby/Grand Lake- Spring Splash at Ski Granby Ranch, April 5, 2014, Music at the base area, outside bar, barbeque, best costume contest and DJ on the patio.

Keystone - Red Bull Schlittentag, April 5, 2014, WHAT IS RED BULL SCHLITTENTAG? Schlittentag is the German word for 'sledding day'. Put simply, it translates as daredevils willing to propel themselves down a snow-covered hill and jump on a sled they built themselves. This exciting event will also have crowd prizes and giveaways.

Pueblo - 4H Benefit Horse Show, Saddle Up for St Jude, April 5-6, 2014 , CO State Fairgrounds

Snowmass - Buttermilk Rail Jams, April 6 - Ski & Snowboard

Steamboat - Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds, Apr. 5, 2014, Steamboat Resort

Telluride - Telluride Ski Resort Closing date April 6, 2014
Vail - Taste of Vail, April 2 - 5, 2014, The nation's premier spring food and wine festival featuring food and wine tastings, interactive seminars and huge mountain-top picnic.

Vail - Pink Vail, April 5, 2014, Pink Vail is the world's biggest ski day to benefit patients and survivors. Last year, the event drew in over 1,300 participants and raised $250,000 for survivorship programs at Shaw Regional Cancer Center. Enjoy on-mountain competitions, a group descent down Vail Mountain, and live music.

Winter Park - Spring Splash at Ski Granby Ranch, April 5, 2014, Music at the base area, outside bar, barbeque, best costume contest and DJ on the patio. See more

Winter Park - 2014 Winter Park SnowDash, April 5, 2014, Winter Park, SnowDash is an adventurous 5k race that has participant's climbing, running up hill in the snow, crawling through powder pits and darting up steep terrain. - See more




April 7 - 13

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A-Basin - Save our Snow, April 12, 2014, 6th Annual, All proceeds from this event will benefit the High Country Conservation Center, Summit County's local resource center that provides awareness, appreciation, and preservation of our environment. Come on out and meet our Green Team and learn about and A-Basin's sustainability initiatives, while Elevating Your Green Experience at Arapahoe Basin.

A-Basin - Moonlight Dinner Series - A Night in Italy, April 12, 2014, Take a culinary journey through the Italian countryside with your friends at Arapahoe Basin. One of the most popular Moonlight Dinners of the season, so reserve your spot early! This event is lift-served. Guests are welcomed to hike or snowshoe to and from mid-mountain. Click here for more information

Aspen - Aspen Highlands Closing Day, April 13, Aspen Highlands

Breckenridge- Breck Ascent Series
, April 9, 2014

Breckenridge- Mountain Travel Symposium, April 10-16, 2014, The premier conference in the mountain

Breckenridge- Imperial Challenge, April 12, 2014, The 16th Annual Imperial Challenge includes a 6.2 mile mountain bike ride, a 2,500 ft ascent up Peak 8 and then either ski or ride back down to the base.

Breckenridge- Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - Spring Fever, April 12, Breckenridge Ski Area, Breckenridge

Breckenridge- Gin Blossoms, April 13, Breckenridge Ski Area, Breckenridge

Buena Vista/Monarch/Salida- Closing Day at Monarch Parking Lot Cook-off & Tailgate Party, April 13, 2014, Celebrate the end of ski season and beginning of whitewater season

Copper Mountain - Sunsation, April 12-13, 2014, Live music, snow and sunshine!

Crested Butte - The Ultimate Snowmobile Event, April 10 - 13, 2014, The inaugural 8-event snowmobile contest will crown the Ultimate Snowmobiler. Produced by 357 Productions, the Ultimate Snowmobile Event will draw contestants and spectators to the base area after the resort closes for the ski season.

Denver - Denver Auto Show, April 9-13, 2014, Colorado Convention Center

Denver - Dunkxchange x Denver Nuggets, April 12th 1pm - 4:30pm, Pepsi Center, Denver

Durango - Durango Bluegrass Meltdown, April 11-13, 2014. Hear great bluegrass bands like Blue Highway, Town Mountain, The Earl Brothers, and Dave Richey & the Ruined Nation Boys as they play in unique Durango venues. Regional and local bands also take the stage at the Henry Strater Theater, the Durango Arts Center, and the Wild Horse Saloon.

Estes Park - Estes Park Restaurant Week, April 11-23, 2014, Restaurants feature $20.14 specials, wine, beer and distillery events, and other special packages. www.dineestespark.com.

Fort Collins - Percussion Festival, April 12, University Center for the Arts, The festival features coaching sessions for high school and middle school ensembles, along with clinics on primary percussion instruments.

Grand Junction - Palisade International Honey Bee Festival - 6th Annual, April 11-12, 2014, Downtown Palisade

Leadville - Leadville Winter Mountain Bike Series: East Side Epic, Saturday, April 12, 2014, These unique and exciting races occur throughout the winter in and around Leadville. Utilizing groomed Nordic ski trails and snowmobile trails, these races are a great way to keep riding and racing during the off-season. Three of the races are even held at night!

Leadville - Gingerbread and Gaslights, April 12, 2014, Tour Leadville's inconic homes, including: McGinnis Cottage, Guggenheim Home, Tabor Home, House With the Eye, Governor's Mansion. Ticket prices include a delicious Cornish game hen dinner at the historic Golden Burro, which is celebrating its 75th anniversary year in Leadville.

Loveland Ski Area - Ski With a Ranger Day - Midweek, April 9, 2014, The US Forest Service and Loveland Ski Area team up to host Ski with a Ranger Day! Join a Forest Service Snow Ranger for a fun, free, and easy run centered around the relationships between Loveland and the land we all enjoy so much. Topics include glacial geology, winter ecology, local history, and partnerships and are suited for all ages (recommended for ages 8+). Simply meet at Ptarmigan Roost Cabin at the top of Chair 2 at 1:30pm for a run with the Snow Ranger (plan to get there 15 minutes early. The Ski With a Ranger Program takes place twice a month; every second Wednesday and last Saturday of each month until the end of the season. Other Ski With a Ranger Dates include April 26th. Make plans to join us and learn more about the great world in which we live!

Loveland Ski Area - 52nd Annual Loveland Derby, April 12-13, 2014. For more than 50 years Loveland Ski Area has been hosting America's largest amateur race, The Loveland Derby! Racers from all across the country dress up and travel to Colorado for the last race of the season. Don't miss out on costumes, BBQs and fast paced racing fun. For more information, visit lovelandskiclub.com

Monarch - Closing Day Parking Lot Cook-off & Tailgate Party, April 13, 2014, Celebrate the end of ski season and beginning of whitewater season

Steamboat- Cardboard Classic, Apr. 12, 2014, Steamboat Resort, Homemade crafts constructed from cardboard race down the mountain to a hysterical finish.

Steamboat - MarchFourth Marching Band, Apr. 12, 2014, Steamboat Resort

Steamboat - Pond Skim & Closing Day, , Apr. 13, 2014, Steamboat Resort, Annual Splashdown Pond Skimming Competition and closing day for the 2013-2014 season.

Vail- Spring Back to Vail, April 7-20, 2014, Spring Back to Vail is the biggest end-of-season bash in the Rocky Mountains! We're ending the season in style with some serious fun under the sun, including free live concerts, the infamous World Pond Skimming Championships, après after-dark parties, base area giveaways, and so much more! Stay tuned for more information.
April 11-12, 2014: Free Outdoor Concerts
April 20, 2014: World Pond Skimming Championships & Free Outdoor Concert



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A-Basin - 25th Annual Enduro, April 16, 2014. An endurance event that only A-Basin could bring you: teams of two take laps up the Pallavicini (Pali) chair and either ski or ride down the mountain on designated trails from 7am to 5pm without stopping. 72 runs is the record.

A-Basin - Beach'N Egg Hunt, April 20, 2014, The Easter Bunny visits A-Basin for an egg hunt that both skiing and non-skiing kids can enjoy! Kids on skis will head to one of our green (beginner) trails to search for eggs, and those who wish to hunt on foot will search in our learning spaces near the base area.

Aspen - Closing Day: Aspen Mountain and Snowmass Ski Areas, April 20

Aspen - Schneetag, April 20, 2014, This hilarious event is one not to miss. The 6th annual Schneetag event (pronounced Sch-knee Tog) invites teams of four to create a craft that they will pilot down a slope at Spider Sabich and attempt to float across a 30x20 foot pond. Every team has a theme and will perform a skit before they descend. This event is just as ridiculous and entertaining as it sounds. Prizes included a trip to the Summer X Games in Los Angeles, tickets to a Colorado Rockies game in Denver and tickets to Rock Jam.

Beaver Creek - Easter Egg Hunt, April 19, 2014, If you're around for easter weekend, come join us at Creekside Park just below the main village where 3,000 easter eggs will be hidden for the youngsters to search out, plus a special appearance from the Easter Bunny. So bring the little ones and your camera to capture the great memories!

Beaver Creek - Beaver Creek Closing Day, Apr 20, 2014

Breckenridge- Mountain Travel Symposium
, April 10-16, 2014, The premier conference in the mountain

Breckenridge- Breckenridge - Yonder Mountain String Band, April 19, Breckenridge Ski Area

Breckenridge- Blues Traveler, April 20, Breckenridge Ski Area

Breckenridge- Easter Egg Hunt
, April 20, 2014, One of the largest Easter Egg Hunts anywhere

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Easter Egg Hunt. April 19, 2014, Pioneer Park Florence. 10 am. 719-784-3544

Copper Mountain - The Color Run at Copper Mountain, April 19, 2014, Along with the 2014 Kaleidoscope Tour, The Color Run is proud to present its first 5k snow run on April 19! Taking place on a manicured snow path through Copper Mountain, runners can expect a slightly more demanding event. Be prepared for higher altitude challenges, a few small rolling hills and a snow packed course. You don't want to miss this premier event!

Copper Mountain - Color Me Copper, April 19-20, 2014, Closing weekend festivities will include Colorado's largest egg hunt that will warm your heart and fill your baskets.

Denver - Leftover Salmon IN THE STREETS 4.20 Outdoor Festival!!, April 20, Welton Street in front of Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom

Estes Park - Taste of Estes, April 17, 2014, Estes Park Conference Center, The Taste of Estes is an edible showcase of Estes Park's finest restaurants highlighting their menu specialties.

Fort Collins - Kathy Mattea, Thurs., Apr. 17 at 7:30pm - Tickets starting at $28, Lincoln Center Performance Hall, Kathy Mattea performs songs and stories of bravery, pride and grief that define and celebrate the life and times of her native West Virginia. Long known as an impeccable songcatcher, her 17 albums are woven through with bluegrass, gospel, and Celtic influences, and have garnered multiple CMA, ACM, and Grammy Awards.

Frisco - Easter Egg Hunt, April 20, 2014, 12pm. Historic Park. Search for 5,000 Easter eggs and visit with the Easter Bunny.

Keystone - Slush Cup, April 19, 2014, Celebrate closing weekend at Keystone with the 3rd Annual Slush Cup.

Pueblo - Rope the Rockies, April 18-20, 2014, CO State Fairgrounds / Horse Show Arenas, RTR is known for providing a friendly and inviting roping community with big purses, excellent Corriente cattle, and fun to be had by all!!

Pueblo - High School Rodeo, April 19-20, 2014, Grandstands @ CO State Fairgrounds


Snowmass - Snowmass Closing Day, April 20, 2014

Vail- Spring Back to Vail, April 7-20, 2014, Spring Back to Vail is the biggest end-of-season bash in the Rocky Mountains! We're ending the season in style with some serious fun under the sun, including free live concerts, the infamous World Pond Skimming Championships, après after-dark parties, base area giveaways, and so much more! Stay tuned for more information.
April 11-12, 2014: Free Outdoor Concerts
April 20, 2014: World Pond Skimming Championships & Free Outdoor Concert

Winter Park - Springtopia, April 19-20, 2014, The last weekend of the ski/ride season is always a celebration, but Winter Park Resort is making it extra special with Winter Park Springtopia, a two-day skiing and music extravaganza on Saturday, April 19 and Sunday, April 20. Highlighting Springtopia is a pair of FREE concerts at the Winter Park base. With one of the latest closing dates in Colorado, Winter Park will be one of the few places in the state to catch some rays, great snow, and music.

Winter Park - Golden Bunny Classic Candy Hunt and Fun Race, Apr 20, 2014, Discovery Park, Golden Bunny Fun Race and Golden Bunny Coloring Contest

Winter Park - Coca-Cola® Spring Splash, Apr 20, 2014, The race begins at noon as spectators watch skiers and riders struggle through obstacles on the Larry Sale trail race course and attempt to skim across an icy pond to reach the finish line and post a time. Live music sets the tone for a closing day party that is fun for everyone!

Vail - Closing Day, April 20, 2014




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A-Basin - Alpenglow Ascents Rando Series, March 21, April 4, April 25 2014, Come to Arapahoe Basin for a beautiful afternoon of skinning with our three-part randonee spring-time series. This NEW series will start and finish in the Base Area while summiting at 12,472

Delta - 3rd Annual Dragon Unchained Renaissance & Pirate Fantasy Faire, April 25, 26, 27 and May 2,3,4 of 2014, 1699 H38 Road, Delta

Durango - 20th Annual Durango Home & Ranch Show, April 26-27, 2014. La Plata County Fairgrounds in Durango. The 2014 Durango Home & Ranch Show will be held Saturday, April 26th 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday, April 27th 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Durango - 8th Annual Durango Wine Experience! April 24-26, Multi-locations. Experience three days of educational seminars, wine dinners and unique tastings. Hundreds of wineries, artisan spirits and craft beers.

Estes Park - Stanley Film Festival, April 24 - 27, 2014 Stanley Hotel, The Stanley Film Festival showcases classic and contemporary independent horror cinema all in the setting of the haunted and historic Stanley Hotel.

Fort Collins - Memphis - National Tour, Thurs. - Sat., Apr. 24-26 at 7:30pm, Sat. matinee at 2pm - Tickets starting at $49.00, Lincoln Center Performance Hall, TURN UP THAT DIAL… From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes a hot new Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by actual events, Memphis follows a white radio DJ who wants to change the world and a black club singer who is ready for her big break. Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards® including "Best Musical."

Fort Collins - Kites in the Park Festival, April 27, 2014, Spring Canyon Community Park, The skies of Fort Collins will come alive with kites of all shapes, sizes, and colors when the Seventh Annual Kites in the Park Kite Festival gets underway!

Grand Junction - Fruita Fat Tire Festival, April 24-26, 2014, South Park Square, Fruita

Grand Junction - Spring Barrel Tasting, April 26 - 27, 2014, Grand Junction and Palisade Wineries

Loveland Ski Area - Corn Harvest Benefit Ski Party, April 26, 2014. Loveland Ski Area is excited to host the 13th annual Corn Harvest benefit ski party for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center. The Colorado Avalanche Information Center plays a much bigger role in your skiing safety than you might think. Not only is this organization an invaluable source for backcountry travelers, but anyone who has driven on I-70 have the CIAC to thank in part for their safe travels along this highway. Come show your support for this amazing organization. Meet in the Basin Lodge the morning of to register. Packages that include lift ticket, lunch, New Belgium Beer, raffle, and donation will be available. Stay tuned for package pricing information. Meet up with Loveland locals as they show some of the secret stashes and best parts of the mountain. The BBQ lunch kicks off at 11:30am so you can refuel for the afternoon. Live music begins on the Basin Patio at 2:30pm as the New Belgium Beer begins to flow! The Corn Harvest raffle, which starts at 3:30, is not to be missed as sponsors throw down big with these prizes, so make sure you stock up on extra raffle tickets! A great Day of skiing all for a good cause. Save the date and stay tuned for package pricing information.

Loveland Ski Area - Ski With a Ranger Day, April 26, 2014. The US Forest Service and Loveland Ski Area team up to host Ski with a Ranger Day! Join a Forest Service Snow Ranger for a fun, free, and easy run centered around the relationships between Loveland and the land we all enjoy so much. Topics include glacial geology, winter ecology, local history, and partnerships and are suited for all ages (recommended for ages 8+). Simply meet at Ptarmigan Roost Cabin at the top of Chair 2 at either 10:30am or 1:30pm for a run with the Snow Ranger (plan to get there 15 minutes early.

Winter Park - 13th Annual Grand Gala, April 26, 2014, Devil's Thumb Ranch, The 13th Annual Grand Gala, being held at the beautiful Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa in Tabernash Colorado. This black-tie-optional event welcomes Gala guests into the NEW High Lonesome Lodge to enjoy an exceptional selection of food, libations, music and silent auction items. The event supports the non-profit organizations of Grand County.
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April 28 - May 4




A-Basin - Shakin' at the Basin May Concert Series & Tres de Mayo Fiesta, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 2014, Arapahoe Basin brings you the May Concert Series! Held every Saturday in May from 1:00pm-4:00pm.

Buena Vista/Salida - Collegiate Peaks Trail Run, May 3, 2014, 25 to 50 mile run East of town on old railroad grade and trails. There is over 2,500 feet elevation gain in each 25 mile loop

Canon City/Royal Gorge - 76th Annual Music and Blossom Festival, May 1-4, 2014, , Nothing says Small-Town America quite like a parade with fire trucks, horseback riders, floats, Shriners on scooters and music music music! Cañon City's 76th annual Music and Blossom Festival takes place May 1-4, 2014, and the celebration will once again include high school and middle school marching bands from across the country competing before thousands of onlookers. The arts & crafts fair will be going on simultaneously, and there'll be food vendors, 5K and 5-mile foot races, a rodeo and much more! Visit ccblossomfestival.com for more info, email ccblossomfestival@inbox.com or call 719-239-1743.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Royal Gorge Pro Rodeo, May 2-3, 2014, Held at the Fremont Rodeo Grounds. 719-275-0437

Denver - Denver Mini Maker Faire, May 3-4, 2014, 9 am - 5 pm, National Western Complex , Denver, A family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement.

Durango - Narrow Gauge Days, May 2 & 3, 2014, Durango Silverton Railroad, Narrow Gauge Days! Join in the fun and festivities as we celebrate 132 years of service to Silverton, Colorado!

Estes Park - Surprise Sidewalk Sale, May 3-4, 2014, 10 am - 5 pm, Elkhorn Avenue

Estes Park - Estes Park Duck Race, May 3, 2014, thousands of little yellow rubber ducks are ceremoniously dropped into Fall River at Nicky's Resort where they begin their journey to Riverside Plaza in downtown Estes Park.

Grand Junction - 18 Hours of Fruita (10th Annual), May 2 - 3, 2014, Highline Lake State Park

Grand Junction - 18th Annual Rose Hill Rally, May 4, 2014, Canyon View Park, family friendly, recreational bike ride through the scenic farm country around Grand Junction and Fruita, Colorado.


Loveland Ski Area - Closing Day Celebration, Date To be Announced, 2014. All good things must come to an end! Come celebrate the end of another amazing ski season here at Loveland! Join us for a day of great skiing and BBQ, drink specials and live music on the Basin Patio!

Pueblo - Beulah 3rd Annual Quilt Show, May 3-4, 2014, Beulah Community Center



May 5 -11



A-Basin - Shakin' at the Basin May Concert Series & Tres de Mayo Fiesta, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 2014, Arapahoe Basin brings you the May Concert Series! Held every Saturday in May from 1:00pm-4:00pm.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Brew Ha Ha, May 10, 2014, Held in Veterans Park and sponsored by the Fremont Center for the Arts

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Mother's Day Premier Brunch, May 10-May 11, 2014. Treat Mom right this Mother's Day! Join us for an experience she won't forget and a meal she'll crave for weeks to come. Mother's Day on the Royal Gorge Route Railroad is a day to remember!

Grand Junction - Art and Jazz Festival
, May 9 - 11, 2014, Downtown Grand Junction

Grand Junction - Grand Valley Marathon, May 10, 2014, Palisade Town Center Plaza, Marathon, 1/2 Marathon, 10K or 5K

Steamboat - Hayden Cog Run, May. 10, 2014, Hayden Town Park




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A-Basin- Shakin' at the Basin May Concert Series & Tres de Mayo Fiesta, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 2014, Arapahoe Basin brings you the May Concert Series! Held every Saturday in May from 1:00pm-4:00pm.

Aspen- Ride for the Pass, May 17, Independence Pass

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Flashback on Main, May 16, 2014. Dance the night away with live music in Historic downtown Main Street. Presented by Fremont Community Foundation. 719-371-1202.

Colorado Springs - Wolfstock, May 18, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, Divide

Crested Butte/Gunnison - Weekend Warrior Fishing Tournament, May 17-18, 2014 Blue Mesa Lake

Denver - The Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon, Half Marathon & Relay, May 18, 2014, City Park

Estes Park - Jazz Fest & Art Walk, May 17 - 18, 2014, Artwalk starts at 10 am. Jazz performances begin at noon Performance Park Amphitheater

Frisco - Friday Night at the Museum. May 16, 2014, 5pm - 8pm. Historic Park. An after hours party of museum exploration including tours, music and refreshments.

Frisco - Town Clean Up Day, May 17, 2014, 9am - 2pm. Historic Park. Volunteer to clean up the Town and enjoy lunch cooked by Town Council.

Grand Junction - Mike the Headless Chicken Festival - May 16 - 17, 2014, in Fruita, Colorado. This festival is dedicated to the amazing story of one chicken's will to live. Events such as as a 5k Run, Bike Poker Ride, Disc Golf Tournament, and eating contests, along with live music, delicious food and artisan booths make this a weekend to remember.

Leadville - The Healy House Museum and Dexter Cabin open for the season, May 17, 2014, open daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with the last tour starting at 3:45. See more

Pagosa Springs - Car Show at Pagosa, May 16-18, 2014, See a variety of classic cars in our annual car show! Join us for a weekend full of fun and cool vehicles!

Pueblo - Wild Wild West Festival, May 16-18, 2014, Downtown Pueblo along Union Avenue between East B Street, Enjoy 3 days of family fun including carnival rides, street vendors, live entertainment, American Bucking Bill Inc. events and much more!

Vail - Vail Whitewater Race Series, May 14-June 11, Vail Whitewater Race Series will take place on Gore Creek for kayaks,rafts and SUPs on Tuesdays. The course challenges will change every week and cash prizes will be available. Overall prizes will be awarded on the last day of the event. Spectators can take in the action from the banks of Gore Creek. For more information call 970-926-3867 or visit alpinequestsports.com


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A-Basin - Shakin' at the Basin May Concert Series & Tres de Mayo Fiesta, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 2014, Arapahoe Basin brings you the May Concert Series! Held every Saturday in May from 1:00pm-4:00pm.

A-Basin - 13th Annual Festival of the Brewpubs, May 25, 2014, Join us at A-Basin for our largest party of the year! Spend the afternoon sampling beer from Colorado brewpubs for one low price per mug (must be 21). Breweries include Avery Brewing Co., Twisted Pine, Wynkoop and Summit County favorites Dillon Dam and Pug Ryan's. Enjoy live music, springtime skiing, food stations and good times!

Beaver Creek - Blues, Brews & BBQ, May 24-26, 2014, Big James and the Chicago Playboys, Dan Treanor's Afrosippi Band Featuring Erica Brown, Too Slim and the Taildraggers and John Németh As the unofficial launch of summertime in the mountains, top barbecue chefs from around the state join local chefs in serving up mouth-watering barbecue complemented by thirst-quenching microbrews at one of the largest Colorado Microbrewery beer tastings.

Buena Vista/Salida - Buena Vista Pro Whitewater Rodeo, May 23, 2014

Buena Vista/Salida - Paddlefest, May 23-26, 2014, CKS Store Buena Vista, Colorado Kayak Supply is hosting a huge kickoff party to celebrate the start of the summer paddling season.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - 39th Annual Black Powder Shoot and Rendezvous, May 24-26, 2014, Florence Mountain Park 719-598-5715 or 719-275-8724

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Create Canon City Balloon Classic, May 24 - 26, 2014, The Abbey, Currently the festival is also set to have approximately 40 concessions, sky divers, and much more

Colorado Springs - Territory Days in Colorado Springs, May 24-26, 2014, Colorado Avenue in Old Colorado City. Territory Days in Colorado Springs is held every Memorial Day weekend in historic Old Colorado City located on the west side of Colorado Springs. 2013 marks the 38th annual Territory Days and will feature over 180 food and craft booths, live music, a kids' play area and petting zoo and much more.


Crested Butte/Gunnison- Gunnison Growler Weekend (Half-Growler & Full-Growler mountain bike races & Townie Takeover Tour), May 24, 2014 Hartman Rocks

Denver- once, May 6-18, 2014, Buell Theatre, Straight from its Tony Award as this year's best musical, once tells the story of an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant drawn together by their shared love of music.

Denver - The Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon, Half Marathon & Relay, May 18, 2014, City Park

Denver - American Idiot, May 23-25, 2014, Buell Theatre, Based on Green Day's groundbreaking rock opera of the same name, this daring new musical tells the story of three lifelong friends, forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia, and features the smash hits "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "Holiday" and "21 Guns."

Denver- Denver Day of Rock, May 24, 2014, Downtown Denver, Denver Day of Rock is a one-of-a-kind music event presented by Concerts For Kids to raise awareness of the children in our community. This free event will feature five stages of live music throughout downtown Denver.

Durango - Iron Horse Bicycle Classic, May 24-26, 2014. The 2014 event will mark the 43th anniversary of Colorado's largest, oldest and most renowned cycling event. The main event, a 47-mile road race between Durango and Silverton, is limited to the first 600 riders who register for the event.

Estes Park - Art Market, May 24-26, 2014, Bond Park, More than 90 local, regional and national artisans assemble to kick off the summer

Grand Junction - Shrine Circus (68th Annual), May 23, 2014 - May 24, 2014, Mesa County Fairgrounds Grandstands

Grand Junction - 2014 Junior College World Series, May 24 - 31, 2014, Suplizio Field

Pueblo - Pueblo Zoo Overnight: Camping with the Critters, May 24, Pueblo Zoo, Come to the Zoo and experience all the fun of camping without any of the usual worries. Pueblo Zoo campouts are suitable for both first-time and seasoned campers

Steamboat - Sidewalk Sale, May. 23 - 26, 2014, Downown Steamboat

Steamboat - Spirit Challenge, May. 24, 2014, Steamboat Springs Middle School

Telluride - Mountainfilm in Telluride, May 21-26, 2014, Telluride Started in 1979, Mountainfilm in Telluride is one of America's longest-running film festivals.

Vail - Feast! Vail, May 23-26, 2014 Created to inspire guests with a weekend packed full of delicious culinary experiences and Vail adventure. FEAST! Vail kicks-off the summer season with the adventurous, Memorial Day Weekend culinary celebration. Renowned Vail chefs will collaborate and compete with visiting guest chefs. Chefs will be joined by masters of the vine, cocktail artisans and craft beer pros -all game for adventure, from the kitchen table to the mountain trail. This event includes tasting events, craft beer and distiller tastings as well a variety of culinary inspired classes that will offer up-close interactions with some of the best in the culinary field.

Vail - Vail Valor Races; Valor Running & Fitness Expo, May 25-26, 2014, "The Vail Valor Races is a 2-day running celebration to kick off spring in the mountains and recognize the Memorial Day holiday. It begins on Sun, May 25th with a dog-friendly afternoon event, the Valor Canine X-Country Run/Hike and post-race ""Yappy Hour."" Pets and service dogs welcome.





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Canon City/Royal Gorge - Holy Smoke BBQ, May 30-31, 2014, Abbey, KCBS Nationally sanctioned contest sponsored by Fremont Community Foundation.
719-371-1202.

Colorado Springs - The Great Bicycle Carnival; Mountain Bike Challenge, May 31, 2014, Bear Creek Park, Colorado Springs, The Great Bicycle Carnival provides something for everyone with a focus on serious mountain biking and zany family fun for kids and adults who just want to play on their bikes.

Denver - Denver Chalk Art Festival, May 31 - June 1, 2014, Larimer Square, The Denver Chalk Art Festival on Larimer Square is a two-day street-painting festival. More than 200 artists spend hours that weekend turning the streets of Larimer Square into a museum of chalk art.

Dillon - Memorial Day Service, Monday, May 26, 10:00am, Dillon Cemetery

Durango - Durango Blues Train, May 30 & 31 & August 22 & 23, 2014, Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

Frisco - Frisco's Rockin' Dock Party, May 31, 2014, 11am - 3pm. Marina. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Marina with live music, burgers and drink specials.

Grand Junction - Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games, May 31 - June 1, 2014, Colorado Mesa University

Leadville - Turquoise Lake Half Marathon, May 31, 2014

Leadville - Fish Hatchery 5K, June 1, 2014

Pueblo - Zamora Team Roping, May 31-June 1, 2014 , CO State Fairgrounds / Horse Show Arenas

Steamboat - Steamboat Marathon, Jun. 1, 2014




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Aspen- Aspen Eco Fest, June 7 - 8, 2014,The Aspen Eco Fest is a must see must attend annual eco event. With more than 100 street vendors and demonstrations, all free to the public from 10am - 5pm. Shop and enjoy everything handmade, remade, natural, organic, up-cycled, or energy efficient!

Buena Vista/Salida - 16th Annual Buena Vista Bike Festival,June 7, 2017, One of the BEST supported Century Rides in Colorado!

Canon City/Royal Gorge
- Canon City Car Club Show, June 7, 2014, at Centennial Park 719-275-3842

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Kids Fishing Derby & Outdoor Sports Expo, June 7, 2014, Jorgensen Park, Gunnison

Denver - Kidspree, June 7, 2014, Aurora Municipal Center, Create, run, jump and be a kid! This event is for the kids and the kids at heart to enjoy festive crafts, join us at our petting zoo, paint our tot town or whatever your heart desires to let loose!

Denver - The 29th Ride The Rockies bicycle tour, June 7-13, 2014, 2,000 cyclists, assisted by more than 100 volunteers, on a 6-7 day ride on paved roads through Colorado's Rocky Mountains

Denver - 43rd Annual Capitol Hill People's Fair, June 7-8, 2014, Civic Center Park, Denver, An art and music festival featuring handcrafted art, live local music, delicious festival food, a wine pavilion, the People's Fair "Green Space" with sustainability-focused vendors, a Healthy Village, a non-profit showcase, and a family area with carnival rides and kids crafts.

Estes Park - Estes Park Wool Market, June 7 - 8, 2014, Fairgrounds at Stanley Park

Fort Collins - Goodguys 17th Colorado Nationals, June 6 - 8, 2014, The Ranch Events Center, This high altitude hot rod weekend features a giant show & shine, Builder's Choice awards by Pinkee's Rod Shop and the All American Sunday for late model American made and American powered cars on Sunday June, 8th.

Frisco - 38th Annual Run the Rockies, June 7, 2014, Half marathon and 10K road races featuring a challenging course and breathtaking scenery.

Pagosa Springs - Folk n' Bluegrass Festival, June 6-8 2014, Reservoir Hill in downtown Pagosa Springs

Pueblo - Loaf N' Jug 2014 Boats, Bands and BBQ, June 6 - 7, 2014., Pueblo Riverwalk 14th annual BBQ competition

Pueblo - Barrel Racing, June 7-8, 2014, CO State Fairgrounds/Horse Arenas

Pueblo - BIGDOGBRAG Fun Mud Run, June 7, 2014, Colorado State University Pueblo, The BIGDOGBRAG is a mud obstacle event featuring a 5k course with 25+ obstacles that will challenge even the elite athlete and a family-friendly 2k course with 12+ obstacles for everyone…both courses offer a lot of MUD and CHALLENGE for every level of fitness and ALL levels of FUN!!! Supporting local High School track teams.

Snowmass - Ragnar Trail Relay, June 6-7, 2014, The Ragnar Trail Relay is a gritty trifecta of the most scenic trail loops Mother Nature can serve up. Each trail loop begins and ends at Ragnar Village. Teams will run relay style, rotating through all three loops.

Steamboat - Y.E.S. Golf Tournament, Jun. 4, 2014, Rollingstone Ranch Golf Club

Telluride - 31st Annual Telluride Balloon Festival, June 6-8, 2014 is one of the smaller festivals, it is arguably the most beautiful of the season. Weather permitting, over a dozen hot air balloons launch from Town Park on the east end of town and sail down the valley landing about one mile out of town. The balloons launch at sunrise (between 6:45 and 7 am) and bystanders often get to help with the launch - and get a ride to boot!

Vail - Go Pro Mountain Games, June 5-8, 2014, The country's largest celebration of mountain sport and lifestyle drawing more than 3,000 athletes and 53,000 spectators to Vail each year. The GoPro Mountain Games showcases more than 25 sports in professional and amateur categories for more than $100K in prize money. Event venues range from Golden Peak to Vail Mountain, Solaris Plaza, Vail Pass, Homestake Creek and now Lionshead Village.



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Aspen - Aspen Writers' Foundation: Aspen Summer Words, Jun 13 - 18. 2014 Aspen Meadows Resort

Aspen- Aspen Writers' Foundation Summer Benefit, June 16, 2014 Hotel Jerome Ballroom

Breckenridge - Kingdom Days, June 14th & 15th, 2014, Breckenridge kicks off summer with free heritage celebration that honors Breck's mining past with Outhouse Races and more; the National Repertory Orchestra performs an opening night concert; the Breckenridge Fun Park officially opens for summer and the gondola begins full-time summer operations. See the schedule for the full lineup of fun.

Buena Vista/Salida - 66th Annual FIBArk Whitewater Festival, June 12-15, 2014
Located in Historic Downtown Salida. Whitewater Races, Slalom Competition, Freestyle Whitewater Competition, Arts & Crafts, Food, Carnival, Entertainment and Beer!


Copper Mountain - Summer Opening Weekend, June 13-15, 2014, Summer activities, chairlifts, and Copper Creek Golf Course open for the summer

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Taste of Crested Butte, June 14-21, 2014

Cripple Creek - Cripple Creek Cowboy Gathering, June 13 - 15, 2014, Don't miss the American Chuck Wagon Association's Chuckwagon Cookoff, where you can taste delicious competition recipes that are cooked and judged right before your eyes.

Fort Collins - Taste of Fort Collins, June 14-15, 2014, Downtown Fort Collins

Frisco - Colorado BBQ Challenge Concert, June 12. 2014, 7pm - 9pm. Main Street. BBQ kick off concert.

Frisco - Colorado BBQ Challenge, June 13-14, 2014, All Day. Main Street. The largest state BBQ challenge brings over 60 competing teams from across the country. Featuring live music, chef demos and pig races.

Frisco - Bacon Burner 6k, June 14, 2014, 9:30am. Marina. This fun run is a great way to earn your BBQ.

Grand Junction - Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Music Festival, June 13 - 15, 2014, Riverbend Park, Palisade

Leadville - Leadville Trail Marathon & Heavy Half Marathon, June 14, 2014

Ouray - Ridgway Ranch Rodeo & Heritage Days, June 14, 2014, Ouray County Fairgrounds

Snowmass - Snowmass Mammoth Fest, June 13-15, 2014, Snowmass, Music, Brews and Chili in Snowmass Village, Colorado featuring on-site camping, late night shows, national touring bands, our Grand Beer tasting with over 25 microbreweries, and the renowned International Chili Society (ICS) tasting.


Steamboat - Mustang Roundup, Jun. 12 - 15, 2014, More than 400 Mustang owners from Rocky Mountain Mustang clubs will convene in Steamboat Springs, Colorado over Father's Day Weekend. Activities will include a scenic mountain tour, auto cross, Friday night social, Show n' Shine Car Show and awards breakfast.

Telluride - Nate Soules Memorial Fun Run and Kids Carnival, June 14, 2014, Telluride Ready, set, Run.. Run, walk, or push a baby jogger for the 4.2 mile Nate Soules Memorial Fun Run. There is also a parent/kids biking division so you can run while your child bikes.

Vail - King of the Mountain Volleyball, June 13-15, 2014 "Held at the Vail Athletic Field and the Eagle-Vail Subdivision Fields (2014 exception).

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Aspen - Jazz Aspen Snowmass June Festival 2014, June 19 - Jul 28, Benedict Music Tent & JAS Cafe Downstairs @ the Little Nell

Aspen - FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen, June 20 - 22, 2014. Celebrity chefs and wine experts from across the country showcase their passion for food, wine and entertaining.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival, June 20,21, 2014, Centennial Park. The third weekend in June is wet and wild during the Royal Gorge Whitewater River Festival when thrill&skill-seekers gather on the Arkansas in and near Cañon City for two days of kayak and raft races, paddleboard sprints, inner tube races, fly casting contests, triathlon events, disc golf tourney, live music, Fun Zone for kids, lots of food and, yes, beer. For information on the 2014 event, visit royalgorgewhitewaterfestival.com. 719-275-1578.

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 14th Annual Taylor Park Marina Fishing Derby, June 21, 2014, Taylor Park Marina, Almont

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Gunnison River Festival, June 21-22, 2014

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Bridge to Bridge Flying Fishing Tournament, June 22, 2014, Gunnison

Dillon - Friday Night Concerts at the Amphitheatre, June 20 - September 7 , 7:00 pm
June 20 - One Ton Pig


Dillon - Lake Dillon Brew Fest featuring The Samples
- Sat. June 21, Dillon Amphitheatre

Estes Park - Kids Fun Run! During the Estes Park Marathon Festival and Activities, June 21, 2014, Bond Park

Estes Park - Coda Coffee Estes Park Marathon, June 22, 2014, Marathon and Half Marathon races start at 7 am; the Barry Lawson 10K starts at 7:45 am and the 5K runners head out at 9 am, Estes Park High School

Grand Junction - Country Jam, June 19 - 22, 2014, Country Jam Ranch

Keystone - Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour, June 21-22, 2014, Whether you're a bacon enthusiast or the loved one of a bacon connoisseur, this event is for you. With thousands of pounds of bacon and bacon inspired cuisine at your finger tips you won't want to miss this weekend long celebration of bacon.

Longmont - Culture Jam, June 21, Left Hand Brewing Co., Longmont, The annual concert and cultural display brings Colorado together for a family-friendly evening of world class music, dancing and community arts to benefit Intercambio Uniting Communities.

Pagosa Springs - 2014 Pagosa Women's Weekend, June 20 - 21, 2014, Ross Aragon Community Center, a weekend of healthy ideas and an introduction to fitness and recreation opportunities in our area. This special weekend offers workshops, exhibitors and evening programs. Laugh and share stories with new friends. Take home new ideas that will propel you through the summer. Be the woman you want to be.

Pagosa Springs - Farmers Market, June 21 - Sept. 13, 2014, Ponderosa Lumber at 2435 Eagle Drive

Snowmass - Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
Simplified, June 19,
Grand Funk Railroad, June 26th
Wanderlust Spectacular, July 3rd
Big Sam's Funky Nation, July 10th
Hot Buttered Rum, July 17
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, July 24
California Honey Drops, July 31
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7


Snowmass - JAS Jazz Aspen Snowmass June Experience,June 19-21, 2014, The JAS June Experience, includes four nights of headline concerts from world-class musicians at the Benedict Music Tent (June 19-21 and 28), an expanded JAS Cafe Downstairs @ the Nell Series, and a FREE Nightly Lawn Party on the Music Festival Grounds with food vendors, bars, and two live music stages. Come out & enjoy the fun!

Snowmass - Big Mountain Enduro Snowmass, June 20-22, 2014, Presented by Yeti Cycles, is an authentic multi-stage, multi-day annual Enduro series throughout the most picturesque vacation destinations in the Rocky Mountain region.

Steamboat - Give It a Tri - Kids & Family Triathlon, Jun. 21, 2014, Old Town Hot Springs

Steamboat - Howelsen 8 Miler, Jun. 21, 2014, Howelsen Hill., 8M and 4M runs on the beautiful wildflower and aspen lined trails of Emerald Mountain

Telluride - The 41st Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival, June 19-22, 2014, Telluride The festival is built around the many artists that have defined the Telluride Bluegrass sound, as the weekend is sprinkled with inspired sets from Peter Rowan, Béla Fleck, Jerry Douglas,




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Winter Park - Blues From the Top Festival, June 26-28 - ANA Popovic, The Healers, Tommy Castro, Kara Grainger, Joanne Shaw Taylor, Ori Naftaly Band, The Boogie Boys, Monkey Junk, The Dustin Pittsley Band, Austin Young, The Sad Sam Blues Jam,Michaela Rae, Ty Morris and The Hearts of Worship, Larry McCray, Hideaway Park, Winter Park See more



Buena Vista/Salida - Salida Artwalk, June 27-29, 2014. Salida Art Walk will be celebrating it's 21st year of celebrating the area arts slated for June 28th, 29th and 30th! Join the fun. Reserve the date! Make the time. Support your favorite artists. Shop locally.

Colorado Springs - Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Fan Fest, Friday, June 27, 2014, Downtown Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs - Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, June 29, 2014, Pikes Peak Highway

Copper Mountain - Copper's Gone to the Dogs, June 28, 2014, 5K, 10K, Expo and Activities with, by and for your favorite family member, your pup.

Cripple Creek - Once Upon A Time In The West Art Show, June 27 - July 6, 2014. Featuring Western Art (including Native American, Cowboy, and Wildlife pieces), the "Once Upon a Time in the West" art show will showcase beautiful works of art from talented artists at the Cripple Creek Heritage Center.

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Crested Butte Bike Week, June 25-29, 2014

Crested Butte/Gunnison- AWEfest Presented by Artists of the West Elks, June 29, 2014, Elk Avenue, Crested Butte

Cripple Creek - Donkey Derby Days, June 28 - 29, 2014, Since 1900, Cripple Creek's 4th of July Celebration has been recognized as one of the best 4th of July events in Colorado.

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
June 28 - Thumpin'

Durango - Mac and Cheese Festival, Saturday, June 28, 2014, Santa Rita Park. *20+ Chefs Throwing the MAC Down Dishing up gourmet macaroni & cheese samples. Come hungry and remember to SAVOR THE FLAVOR. YOU VOTE for your favorite MAC the TOP 3 - chefs will win a sponsored prize. *Local Wine & Beer 20+ wineries, breweries will be serving up some of their award winning products. Retail items will be available for guests from olive oils to cheese , almonds, gelato and more!

Estes Park - Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, June 28 - 29, 2014, Bond Park

Leadville - Leadville Trail 100 Training Camp, June 27-30, 2014

Loveland Ski Area - Slacker Half Marathon/Relay/4 miler, June 28, 2014, Georgetown, The half marathon and half marathon relay start at Loveland Ski Area, a stunning 10,630 ft in elevation and descend over 2200 ft in 13 miles to end in historic downtown Georgetown. The 4 mile starts near the Town of Silver Plume, at 9,200 feet and descends 500 ft in four miles to downtown Georgetown.

Pueblo - 30th Annual NSRA Rocky Mountain Street Rod Nationals plus, June 28-29, 2014, Colorado State Fair Grounds Under the red tent, more than 2,000 custom street rods in attendance this event is sure to be fun for the whole family!

Snowmass - Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
Grand Funk Railroad, June 26th
Wanderlust Spectacular, July 3rd
Big Sam's Funky Nation, July 10th
Hot Buttered Rum, July 17
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, July 24
California Honey Drops, July 31
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7



Snowmass - 2014 Colorado Harley Owners Group State Rally, June 26-29, 2014, The Hog Rally is the official Harley Rally for Colorado. The only Official CO Rally endorsed by the brand.Riders will come from near and far to enjoy a special concert HEADLINED BY GRAND FUNK RAILROAD, tours, and games.


Steamboat
- Tri The Boat, Jun. 29, 2014, Stagecoach State Park, Half Iron & Olympic Triathlon

Vail - Vail Arts Festival, June 27-29, 2014, 2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the Vail Arts Festival, featuring 100 artists selling original works of art in thirteen mediums in an outdoor Festival settting. The event is located in Lionshead Village and the Arrabelle at Vail Square. Festival-goers are able to view and purchase original works of art in painting, drawing, metalworks, glass, wood, fiber, mixed media, jewelry, sculpture, digital art, ceramics, graphics & printmaking and photography. The event is free to attend and offers free children's activities and entertainment.

Vail - Bravo! Vail, June 27 to August 2, Bravo! Vail is the only festival in North America to host three of the world's finest orchestras in a single season. Next summer, The Dallas Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and the New York Philharmonic take up residence in Vail, featured in programs of the great classics, plus jazz and pops. In addition, world renowned chamber music artists perform a diverse and eclectic chamber music series.

Vail - Vail Jazz Festival, June 27 to Sept. 1, 2014 "The 20th Anninversary Vail Jazz Festival - a 12 week-long program of jazz concerts consisting of four distinctive performance series. The Vail Jazz Festival is a summer-long celebration of America's musical gift to the world - Jazz."

Vail - Vail Lacrosse Shootout, June 29 to July 6, 2014. The Vail Lacrosse Shootout, now in its 42nd year, is an invitational lacrosse tournament that includes approximately 96 teams from all over the country. In 2014 our Men's Elite Division will include several international teams that will be playing in the Shootout as a warm up to their participation in the World Championships being held in Denver in 2014.




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Aspen - Aspen Antiques, Jewelry and Fine Arts Fair, July 2-8, Downtown Aspen

Aspen - ACES: Raptor Fair, July 3, 2014, Hallam Lake, Bring your family to Hallam Lake to meet our resident golden eagle, great-horned owl, red-tailed hawk, and special guest raptors!

Aspen- Colorado Wanderlust Festival, July 3-6, 2014, Snowmass Village, ake everything you treasure about your yoga practice, throw in epic musical performances, thought-provoking lectures, delicious farm-to-table dinners, wine tastings, hikes, films and much more.

Aspen- JAS Cafe Downstairs @ the Nell Summer Series: Tierney Sutton, July 3, 2014, Little Nell Hotel

Aspen- Aspen Art Museum Fourth of July Picnic, July 4, 2014 Aspen Art Museum

Aspen- Aspen's Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration, July 4, 2014, Downtown Aspen

Aspen- Boogie's Diner Buddy Five-Mile Race, July 4, 2014, Downtown Aspen

Aspen- Aspen Institute Socrates Dinner, July 5, 2014, The Aspen Institute

Aspen- JAS Cafe Downstairs @ the Nell Summer Series: Poncho Sanchez, July 6-7, 2014, Little Nell Hotel

Buena Vista/Salida - Quilt and Textile Show, July 3-7, 2014, Community Center, Buena Vista

Buena Vista/Salida - Art In The Park, July 4, 2014, McPhelemy Park, Buena Vista

Buena Vista/Salida - 31st Annual Mountain Mania Car Show, July 5, 2014, Main St., Buena Vista, 100 cars of all makes, models, and years displayed on East Main from 8-3pm.To register a car call 719-221-9797 www.arkansasvalleycarclub.com Street dance from 6-10pm that night in front of Punky's on East Main

Buena Vista/Salida - Madams of Central Colorado, July 5, Aug. 9, 2014, Buena Vista Heritage Museum, Madams of Central Colorado- At the Buena Vista Court House at 7pm this is a fundraiser for BV Heritage acclaimed by the Denver Post.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Fourth of July Celebration. July 4, 2014, Skyline Drive, fireworks

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Norman Rockwell American, July 4-21. 2014. Family Exhibit Fremont Center For the Arts 505 Macon. 719-275-2790

Colorado Springs - 34th annual "Symphony Above The Clouds", July 5th, 2014, Woodland Park, CO Middle School

Colorado Springs - Pikes Peak Arts Fest, July 4-6, 2014, America the Beautiful Park, Downtown Colorado Springs

Copper Mountain - 3 Ring Weekend, July 4-6, 2014, A free family event featuring music, fireworks, conscious carnival, kid-powered parade and more!

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 35th Annual Hot Air Balloon Rally, July 4-6 July 2014, Jorgensen Park, Gunnison

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 63rd Annual Gunnison Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration - Music, Kids' Activities, Food & Fireworks, July 4, 2014, Jorgensen Park, Gunnison

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 46th Annual RMBL Gothic to Crested Butte Run, Walk or Crawl 1/3 Marathon, July 4, 2014, RMBL, Gothic

Dillon- Old Town Family Fun Celebration, July 4, Dillon Town Park

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
July 5 - Chase 'n the Dream

Frisco - Frisco's Fabulous Fourth of July, July 4, 2014, All Day. Main Street and Marina. Featuring a parade, live music, food, fireworks and 5k trail run.

Frisco - Frisco's Founders Day Celebration, July 5, 2014, 10am - 4pm. Historic Park. Discover Frisco's heritage with gold panning, music and live performances.

Snowmass - Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
Wanderlust Spectacular, July 3rd
Big Sam's Funky Nation, July 10th
Hot Buttered Rum, July 17
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, July 24
California Honey Drops, July 31
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7

Snowmass - Colorado Wanderlust Festival, July 3-6, 2014, ake everything you treasure about your yoga practice, then throw in epic musical performances, thought-provoking lectures, delicious farm-to-table dinners, wine tastings, hikes, films and much more.
Wanderlust Concert - Jurassic 5, July 5th, 2014

Steamboat - Ski Jumping Extravaganza, Jul. 3, 2014, Howelsen Hill, Ski Jumping Competition with local kids and Olympians alike competing on two different plastic surfaced ski jumps.

Steamboat - Steamboat Sprint, Jul. 4, 2014, Lyon's Drug Store,, This 400 yard dash takes place at 9:40am before the Steamboat Springs July 4th Parade. Dress in your best red, white, and blue and get ready to run!

Steamboat - July 4th Parade, Jul. 4, 2014, 10:00 AM, Downtown

Steamboat - Pioneer Day Block Party, Fri. Jul. 4, 2014, Tread of the Pioneers Museum

Telluride - Telluride 4th of July Celebration, July 4, 2014, Telluride Come join the town of Telluride in our Fourth of July Celebration! The much loved 4th of July parade begins at 11 a.m. on Main Street (Colorado Avenue).

Vail - Vail Lacrosse Shootout, June 29 to July 6, 2014. The Vail Lacrosse Shootout, now in its 42nd year, is an invitational lacrosse tournament that includes approximately 96 teams from all over the country. In 2014 our Men's Elite Division will include several international teams that will be playing in the Shootout as a warm up to their participation in the World Championships being held in Denver in 2014.

Vail - Vail Summer Bluegrass Concert Series, July 2, 7, August 13, 27, 2014. The inaugural Vail Summer Bluegrass Series will take place in Lionshead Village summer 2014. The Series will host nationally known bluegrass bands, local-to-CO craft breweries and feature the Lionshead Merchants Association.

Vail - Vail America Days, July 4-5, 2014, Vail America Days is the annual 4th of July Festival in beautiful Vail, Colorado. It's a celebration featuring spectacular fireworks, town parade, live music, children's entertainment and an open-air street festival atmosphere. Come experience all Vail has to offer this Summer!




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Aspen - Chautauqua Aspen, July 11 - 12, 2014, Wheeler/Stallard Museum, Two days of historic character presentations, brown-bag lunch conversations, coffee talks and fun in-between activities on the grounds of the Wheeler/Stallard Museum in the West End.

Aspen - The 3rd Annual Dancing for the Dogs... and Cats, July 12, 2014, Friends of the Aspen Animal Shelter's annual benefit. Our July 2013 party was a smash hit so we're staging an encore performance by popular demand! Enjoy dinner, disco, silent and live auctions and more on a private ranch under the Colorado stars.

Buena Vista/Salida - Collegiate Peaks Stampede Rodeo, July 12-13, 2014, Rodeo Grounds, Buena Vista

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Crested Butte Wine & Food Festival, July 10-13, 2014, Crested Butte

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Caddis Cup (fly-fishing tournament) Presented by Crested Butte Land Trust, July 11-12, 2014, Valleywide

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Crested Butte Plein Air Invitational, July 12-13, 2014, Oh-Be-Joyful Gallery, Crested Butte

Denver- Colorado Irish Festival, July 11 - 13, 2014, Clement Park, Experience the largest Irish celebration in the Rocky Mountains with traditional Irish music performances and dancing, Irish drama and storytelling, crafts, games and food and drinks at Clement Park.

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
July 12 - Mary Louise Lee Band

Durango - Gem and Mineral Show, Friday, July 11, 2014, La Plata County Fairgrounds. Featuring kids' activities, a silent auction, raffle, mineral displays, and about 40 vendors

Durango - Music in the Mountains, July 13-Aug. 3, 2014 - world-renowned musicians enchant audiences in spectacular venues throughout southwestern Colorado.

Estes Park - Rooftop Rodeo, July 8 - 13, 2014, Fairgrounds at Stanley Park

Grand Junction - Colorado Lavender Festival, July 11 - 13, 2014, downtown Palisade

Keystone - Big Mountain Enduro, July 12-13, 2014, an authentic multi-stage, multi-day annual Enduro series throughout the most picturesque vacation destinations in the Rocky Mountain region.

Leadville
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Leadville Silver Rush 50 Mountain Bike Race
, July 12, 2014

Leadville - Leadville Silver Rush 50 Run, July 13, 2014

Leadville - The BBQ Special evening train ride on The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad, July 13, 2014 departing the depot at 6:00 pm. See more

Pagosa Springs - 9th Annual Cruise-a-Thong Weekend Average Jo(e) Race, July 12, 2014

Snowmass - Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
Big Sam's Funky Nation, July 10th
Hot Buttered Rum, July 17
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, July 24
California Honey Drops, July 31
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7

Snowmass - Snowmass Culinary and Arts Festival, July 11-12, 2014

Steamboat Springs - Hot Air Balloon Rodeo,
Jul. 12 - Jul. 13, 2014, Get to the launch grounds early to see the balloons inflate. The rodeo portion consists of fun contests like dipping into Bald Eagle Lake and since balloon pilots can be pretty competitive, you're guaranteed a good show. Once the balloons are in the air, sip on coffee and eat a yummy crepe from one of the vendors as you watch more balloons dot the Yampa Valley sky

Steamboat - Spring Creek Trail Run, Jul. 12, 2014, Spring Creek Pond, 9 mile rugged trail run and 5k out on beautiful Aspen and wildflower lined Spring Creek. One of the SSRS favorite races!

Steamboat -Art in the Park, Jul. 12 - Jul. 13, 2014, West Lincoln Park

Telluride - Telluride Yoga Festival, July 10-13, 2014, Telluride In the summer of 2007, in a beautiful little mountain town in Colorado an inspired Jivamukti Yoga Instructor, Aubrey Hackman had a vision.

Telluride - Hardrock Hundred Endurance Run, July 11-12, 2014, Telluride The Hardrock 100 Endurance Run is a 100 mile run whose course makes a big loop through the San Juan Mountains of beautiful southwest Colorado: 100-miles which includes 33,992 feet of climb

Telluride - Telluride Ride Festival, July 11-13, 2014, The 3rd Annual Ride Festival for a weekend of quality music in the beautiful mountain town of Telluride, Colorado.

Vail - Vail Summer Bluegrass Concert Series, July 2, 7, August 13, 27, 2014. The inaugural Vail Summer Bluegrass Series will take place in Lionshead Village summer 2014. The Series will host nationally known bluegrass bands, local-to-CO craft breweries and feature the Lionshead Merchants Association.





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Aspen - Aspen Valley Marathon/Half Marathon/5k Race Aspen, July 19, Basalt

Buena Vista/Salida - Zebulon Pike, July 19, 2014, Buena Vista Heritage Museum, Tom Rollings portrays Captain Zebulon Montgomery Pike, whose 1806 expedition included Chaffee County.

Copper Mountain - Courage Classic, July 19-21, 2014, A renowned 3-day cycling event benefiting The Children's Hospital Colorado.

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Gunny Grass Bluegrass Music Festival, July 19-20, 2014, I Bar Ranch

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Yogapalooza, July 19-20, 2014, Rockin JC Ranch, Gunnison

Dillon - Dillon Arts Festival, Friday - Sunday, July 18-20, 2014

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
July 19 - Ron Ivory and One on One

Fort Collins - The 16th Annual Longmont Jazz Festival, July 19, 2014

Grand Junction - Mesa County Fair, July 15 - 19, 2014, Mesa County Fairgrounds

Keystone -
Keystone Wine and Jazz Festival,
July 18-20, 2014, River Run braids hundreds of wines into a picturesque piazza of wine seminars and deluxe jazz ensembles.


Leadville - The Wild Flower Special train ride, The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad, July 19, 26, August 2, 2014, See the alpine flowers at their peak, splashing the mountain world with vibrant color! Extend Your Wildflower and Leadville Knowledge and Add-On the Healy House Museum Tour! See more

Pagosa Springs - Renaissance and Pirate Festival, July 18-20, 2014, Join us for Pagosa Springs 5th Annual Renaissance and Pirate Festival in downtown Pagosa!

Snowmass - Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
Hot Buttered Rum, July 17
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, July 24
California Honey Drops, July 31
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7


Snowmass - Deaf Camp Picnic, July 17-19, 2014

Steamboat Springs - Mountain Soccer Tournament,
Jul. 17 - 20, 2014

Steamboat - Kitchen & Garden Tour, Jul. 19, 2014, The self-guided tour will include seven homes/gardens

Telluride - Americana Music Fest & Songwriter Showcase, July 16-19, 2014, Three nights of the best in Americana songwriters in the historic Sheridan Opera (plus a private VIP event on Wednesday).





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Aspen - JAS Cafe Downstairs @ the Nell Summer Series: Django Reinhardt NY Festival, July 24 - 25, 2014, Little Nell Hotel

Aspen - Aspen/Snowmass Ride for the Cure, July 26, 2014, Rio Grande Park

Aspen - Susan G. Komen Aspen Race for the Cure®, July 26, Rio Grande Park

Buena Vista/Salida - Historic Cemetery Tour, July 25, 2014, Mt Olivet Cemetery, Buena Vista

Buena Vista/Salida - Registered Trap Shoot, July 27, Aug. 17, 2014, Buena Vista, must be members of the American or Colorado State Trap Association

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Fremont County Fair, July 26 - August 2, 2014, As All-American as locally grown and hand-picked apples, the Fremont County Fair encompasses multiple weekends in July and into August. Held at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in Cañon City and Pathfinder Park in Florence, the fair spotlights not only local 4-H youth and their livestock but also area cooks, artists, craftsmen and rodeo athletes. It is wholesome family fun, and you might just walk away with an apple pie for dessert. Contact Kathy Kunselman, fair media relations rep, at 719-275-3561 or at kidk2650@msn.com for additional information.


Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
July 26 - New Sunsation

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 16th Annual Living Journeys Summit Hike & Mountain Half-Marathon, July 26, 2014, Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 40th Annual Gunnison Art in the Park, July 27, 2014, Legion Park, Gunnison

Grand Junction - Grand Mesa Moose Day (5th Anual), July 26, 2014, US Forest Service Visitor Center,Cedar Edge, FREE family event! | Family hikes and hands-on activities for kids. Programs on moose viewing and safety. Moose biology & telemetry presentations.

Leadville - The Wild Flower Special train ride, The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad, July 19, 26, August 2, 2014, See the alpine flowers at their peak, splashing the mountain world with vibrant color! Extend Your Wildflower and Leadville Knowledge and Add-On the Healy House Museum Tour! See more

Pueblo - National Little Britches Finals Rodeo, July 21-26, 2014, Colorado State Fair Grounds

Snowmass - Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, July 24
California Honey Drops, July 31
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7

Steamboat - Mt Werner 50K, Jul. 26, 2014, Steamboat Ski Area in Gondola Square

Snowmass - Fifth Annual Automobili Exotica, July 25-27, 2014, Catch the road rally from Denver to Snowmass via Independence Pass. The public is welcome to attend the Car Expo & Exotic Car Show throughout the day on Sunday.

Telluride - Telluride Playwrights Festival, July 21-27, 2014, Telluride A laboratory for playwrights, actors, and directors where, for one week, dynamic, meaningful work is nurtured and refined.

Snowmass - Snowmass Doubles Volleyball Tournament, July 25-27, 2014, This event accommodates only 268 teams, making Snowmass Doubles a "boutique" mountain tourney.

Vail - Kick It 3v3 Soccer "Vail Super Regional", July 26-28, 2014, Kick It is celebrating 23 years as the first and largest national 3v3 grassroots soccer tournament tour in the U.S., the original Disney World qualifier, providing over 5,000,000 kids and families with a fun, safe, healthy sports experience.

Vail - Vail International Dance Festival, July 27 August 9, Celebrating its 26th season the Vail International Dance Festival, lead by Artistic Director Damian Woetzel, is a celebration of dance held July 27 - August 9, 2014 in Vail, Colorado, features many forms of dance, and boasts an international reputation and dedicated following.

Winter Park - Family Bike Fest
, Jul 24 - 26, 2014 This new, first-time event will feature many free activities and prizes. see more

Winter Park - Colorado Freeride Festival, Jul 24 - 27, 2014, In 2014, Winter Park Resort and Trestle® Bike Park continue the long tradition of hosting the best mountain biking events in the USA. The Colorado Freeride Festival will feature the best mountain bikers from around the world battling it out for over $45,000 in prize money. See more




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Aspen - ArtAspen, July 31 - Aug 3, 2014, Aspen Ice Garden

Aspen- Aspen Historical Society's Traditional Ice Cream Social, Aug 2, 2014, Wheeler Stallard Museum

Aspen- Power of Four Mountain Bike Race, Aug 2, 2014, Starts in Snowmass, Finishes in Aspen

Aspen- Zoot Aspen Triathlon, Aug 2, 2014, Aspen Recreation Center, Maroon Creek Road & Valley

Aspen- Power of Four Trail 50K, Aug 3, 2014, Begins in Aspen, Finishes in Snowmass Village

Beaver Creek - Beaver Creek Arts Festival, August 2-3, 2014, Alongside the opportunity to view and purchase artwork, a variety of food booths and culinary demonstrations will compliment the weekend activities.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Norman Rockwell American, August 1-31, 2014, Family Exhibit Fremont Center For the Arts 505 Macon. 719-275-2790

Copper Mountain - Copper Triangle Bicycle Tour, August 1-3, 2014, 78-mile cycling event partners with the Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson's disease research

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 42nd Annual Crested Butte Arts Festival, August 1-3, 2014, Elk Avenue, Crested Butte

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 2014 Duckie Race, August 3, 2014, Crested Butte, The 2013 Duckie Race is our sole fundraiser for the year - and we appreciate your support! Thank you to our Sponsors for donating prizes and venues and to all our Rotarians who donate their time - we are thankful to be able to serve others and look forward to the opportunity to give back. Below are the 2013 Prizes! - See more at: http://www.gunnisoncrestedbutte.com/event/2014-duckie-race#sthash.0JXN0cHA.dpuf

Dillon - Dillon Open Regatta
, August 1-3, 2014

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
August 2- Hot Lunch

Keystone - Bluegrass and Beer Festival, August 1-3, 2014, Down-home cooking, frothy flavors, and mountain music are just a piece of the pie. In a whirlwind of hillbilly luxuries, folks gather while 30+ microbreweries from Colorado and beyond showcase their unique blends of hops and barleys.

Leadville - Leadville Boom Days, August 1-3, 2014, Leadville's Annual Boom Days, which takes place the first weekend in August, has been honored by the United States Congress as a Local Legacy Event. This three-day celebration of the area's mining heritage offers entertainment for people of all ages and interests, from mining competitions, motorcycle games and a rod and gun show, to live music, a craft fair and parade.e 21-mile Leadville Boom Days International Pack Burro Race - the second leg of Pack Burro Racing's Triple Crown - is always a crowd favorite. See more

Longmont - Leftapalooza, August 2, Left Hand Brewing Co., Longmont, Left Hand Brewing Company's ultimate music and craft beer experience brings together some of the most talented cover acts in the country to help raise funds and support for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Steamboat - Steamboat All Arts Festival, Aug. 1 - Aug. 17, 2014, Indulge in the delights of all your senses at the Steamboat All Arts Festival, where symphonic sounds fill the mountain air, culinary delights ignite the taste buds and visual creations burst with color and originality

Steamboat - Piknik Theatre Festival, Aug. 1 - Aug. 17, 2014, In Collaboration with the Steamboat All Arts Festival. Bring a picnic basket and a blanket for sixteen days of FREE outdoor Shakespeare and musical comedy presented in the Yampa River Botanic Park

Steamboat - Writers Conference, Aug. 2, 2014, Thirty-third annual conference welcomes novices and professionals alike.

Steamboat - Moffat County Fair, Aug. 3 - 9, 2014

Snowmass - 2nd Annual Roof of the Rockies Jeep Jamboree, July 31 - August 3, 2014, "It's a Jeep thing; you wouldn't understand."

Snowmass - Power of Four Mountain Bike and Trail Races, August 2-3, 2014

Snowmass - Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
California Honey Drops, July 31
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7

Telluride - Telluride Jazz Celebration, Aug 1-3, 2014, Telluride Telluride Jazz Celebration ranks among the world's most memorable music festivals.



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Aspen - Anderson Ranch Annual Art Auction & Community Picnic, Aug 9, 2014, Anderson Ranch

Aspen - Aspen Rotary Club Ducky Derby, Aug 9, 2014, Rio Grande Park

Aspen - Aspen Animal Shelter: An Evening with John Oates, Emmylou Harris and Shawn Colvin, Aug 10, 2014, Aspen District Theater

Beaver Creek - Wine & Spirits Festival, August 8-10, 2014, Celebrate the pleasures of the palate at our 10th annual Beaver Creek Wine and Spirits Festival sponsored by Wine Spectator Magazine

Buena Vista/Salida - Contin-tail Rock & Gem Show, Aug. 7-10, 2014, Rodeo Grounds, Buena Vista, A rock collector's paradise. More than 100 booths. Merchants from all over the country gather at the Rodeo Grounds in Buena Vista to sell, swap and show rocks, minerals and gems. Everything from mineral samples to sculptured art work to fine jewelry.

Copper Mountain - Ragnar Relay Colorado, August 7-8, 2014, Mountains. Medals. Hardcore Runners. This is the Ragnar Relay Colorado!

Copper Mountain - Guitar Town, August 8-10, 2014, 10th annual festival features free guitar workshops, live music, ArtGuitar silent auction, and kids' music activities.

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Gypsy Jazz In Paradise, presented by Crested Butte Music Festival, August 8-10, 2014, Mt. Crested Butte

Dillon - Rotary/ Krystal 93 Festival in the Park, Friday - Saturday, August 8-9
All music will take place on the Climax Molybdenum Stage in Dillon Town Park
Friday August 9 - The Grinz, Faith Crawford & Kevin Danzig, , Cassie Taylor, Carolyn Wonderland
Saturday August 10 - Battle of the Bands Finals, Ash Ganley, Samantha Fish, Freefallin'

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
August 9 - Homeslice

Durango - La Plata County Fair, Friday, August 6-10, 2014. La Plata County Fairgrounds.

Leadville - Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race, August 9, 2014

Leadville - Leadville Trail 100 10K, August 10, 2014

Lake George - MotherLode Music Festival, August 8-10, 2014

Loveland - The ARISE Music Festival, Aug 8, 9, 10 - 2014, Sunrise Ranch, Loveland, Galactic, Chali 2na & Lyrics Born

Snowmass -Thursday Night Concert - Fanny Hill
Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas, August 7

Snowmass - Ragnar Relay Colorado, August 8-9, 2014

Steamboat - Steamboat Wine Festival, Aug. 6 - 10, 2014, A premier destination event where master winemakers, culinary greats, and distinguished guests gather to play, wine, and din

Steamboat - STARS Charity Ride, Aug. 10, 2014, Choose the 100 mile Gran Fondo which takes you to the four corners of Routt County, the 55 or 26 mile Challenge ride through the beautiful back roads of Steamboat, or 5 mile family friendly All Abilities ride.

Telluride - Telluride Chamber Music Festival, Aug 7-17, 2014

Telluride - Telluride Top Chef, August 8, 2014, Mountain Village An annual Chef Cook-Off, Wine/Beer/Food Tasting benefiting The One-to-One San Miguel Mentoring Program.

Vail - Vail International Dance Festival, July 27 August 9, Celebrating its 26th season the Vail International Dance Festival, lead by Artistic Director Damian Woetzel, is a celebration of dance held July 27 - August 9, 2014 in Vail, Colorado, features many forms of dance, and boasts an international reputation and dedicated following.

Vail - KEEN Kids Adventure Race, August 7-10, 2014, "The 2014 KEEN Vail Kids Adventure Race is scheduled for August 7-10 - and will be bigger and better than ever! Exciting new additions to the expanded event:
•Three full days of racing for Beginners (ages 6 to 9), Intermediate (ages 6 to 11) and Expert (ages 10 to 14)
•Free Family Adventure Expo with activities like climbing wall, Strider bike race for kids ages 2 to 4 and the chance to meet Vail Avalanche Rescue Dogs
•Family Adventure Competitions
•More optional skills clinics for race participants





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Buena Vista/Salida - TransRockies Race, Aug. 12, 2014, Now in its 8th year, the original epic TransRockies Run stage race takes you on an epic journey from Buena Vista to Beaver Creek of 6 incredible days of Rocky Mountain running.

Copper Mountain - Warrior Dash Rockies, August 15-17, 2014, The ultimate event for thrill-seeking athletes includes a 5k adventure race, music, beer and more!

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Gunnison Car Show Weekend (Car Show, Carvin' Up Colorado & High Octane Arts & Crafts Festival), August 15-17, 2014, Gunnison

Cripple Creek - Pikes Peak Region's Memorial Wall Dedication, August 17, 2014, Mt. Pisgah Cemetery, Cripple Creek

Cripple Creek- 22nd Annual Salute to American Veterans Rally & 27th Annual POW/MIA Recognition Ride. August 15 - 17, 2014, The City of Cripple Creek welcomes the Salute to American Veterans Rally

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
August 16 - Five13

Durango - 2014 True West Railfest, August 14-17, 2014, Durango Silverton Railroad, The D&SNG will again partner with True West Magazine to bring you the 2014 True West Railfest celebration of railroading and the western lifestyle. Watch for new, exciting events!

Fort Collins
- Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest, August 15-17, Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest is a free, three-day music festival held the third weekend in August each year in historic Old Town Fort Collins.

Grand Junction - Palisade Peach Festival, August 14 - 17, 2014, Riverbend Park, Palisade

Leadville - Leadville Trail 100 Run, August 16-17, 2014

Steamboat - Routt County Fair, Aug. 14 - Aug. 17, 2014

Steamboat - Yampa Art Stroll, Aug. 15 - 17, 2014, The two-week long All Arts Festival event is anchored by the Yampa Art Stroll

Telluride - TellurideMushroom Festival, August 14-17, 2014

Vail - Vail Summer Bluegrass Concert Series, July 2, 7, August 13, 27, 2014. The inaugural Vail Summer Bluegrass Series will take place in Lionshead Village summer 2014. The Series will host nationally known bluegrass bands, local-to-CO craft breweries and feature the Lionshead Merchants Association.

Vail - Vail International Dance Festival, July 27 August 9, Celebrating its 26th season the Vail International Dance Festival, lead by Artistic Director Damian Woetzel, is a celebration of dance held July 27 - August 9, 2014 in Vail, Colorado, features many forms of dance, and boasts an international reputation and dedicated following.

Vail - Vail Rocks, August 15-17, 2014. "Vail Rocks 2012, 2013, is a musically charged hike up Vail Mountain to benefit the Love Hope Strength Foundation. This gorgeous mountain has quickly become the flagship hike for LHS in the United States. Participants hiked alongside musicians, cancer survivors and supporters with acoustic jams along the way. Past participating artists have included; Mike Peters, Big Country, G Love, Brett Dennen, Cy Curnin of the Fixx, Miles Zuniga of Fastball, School of Rock and more.


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Buena Vista/Salida - King Boletus Mushroom Festival , Aug. 23-24, 2014, Buena Vista Heritage Museum, If you have always wanted to know which wild mushrooms are edible then this seminar is for you.

Copper Mountain - 30th Annual Genuine Jazz & Wine, August 22-24, 2014, A stellar line-up of national jazz talent and wine tastings.

Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
August 23 - Moses Jones


Durango - Durango Blues Train, May 30 & 31 & August 22 & 23, 2014, Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

Estes Park - Heritage Festival, August 23-24, 2014, Take a step back in time and explore the history of Estes Park at the Heritage Festival. Your entire family can participate, learning about the hearty pioneers who settled the region.

Keystone - Mountain Music Festival, August 22-23, 2014

Leadville -Stork Curve-Climax Specials,August 22, September 5, 2014, The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad. 3 and 1/2 hour trips to the end of our line and spend an evening of beauty, food and relaxation See more

Pueblo - Colorado State Fair, August 22 - Sept. 1, 2014, Colorado State Fairgrounds
Clay Walker, Aug. 22, 2014
Chris Young, Aug. 23, 2014
The Happy Together Tour 2014 is an outrageous concert of musical legends to include The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, Chuck Negron formerly of Three Dog Night, Mark Farner formerly of Grand Funk Railroad, Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels and Gary Lewis and the Playboys, Aug. 27, 2-14


Snowmass - Chalk it Up!, August 23, 2014, Get in touch with your inner artist and create your own one of a kind sidewalk art masterpiece or peruse the chalk art created by other artists and vote for your favorite! Kids' competition held in Base Village with the adults' and High School competition up on on the Snowmass Village Mall.

Steamboat - Continental Divide Run
, Aug. 23, 2014, Knoll Parking lot on Mt. Werner Circle

Steamboat - Photography Workshop, Aug. 24 - Aug. 30, 2014, Focus Ranch

Telluride - Film Festival, August 20-Sept. 1, 2014, Each Labor Day weekend, the tiny mountain village of Telluride, Colorado triples in size.




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Aspen - 42nd Annual Motherlode Volleyball Classic, Aug. 27-Sept. 1, 2014

Aspen - Challenge Aspen's 11th Annual Vince Gill and Amy Grant Gala and Golf Classic, Aug 28 - 29

Aspen - JAS Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Experience, Aug 29 - 31, 2014, Snowmass Town Park. Carrie Underwood, OneRepublic, Fun., Ziggy Marley & Earth, Wind & Fire

Beaver Creek - Beaver Creek Oktoberfest, August 30-31, 2014, Beaver Creek's 15th annual Oktoberfest returns with foot stompin' oom-pah-pah music, unbeatable beer, and wunderbar wurst!

Buena Vista/Salida - Fishing Derby, August 30, Mc Phelemy Park , Buena Vista

Copper Mountain - Copper Country, August 29-31, 2014, A FREE Labor Day festival tradition featuring live music, Arts Festival, kids' crafts and more!

Crested Butte/Gunnison- The People's Fair (Arts, Crafts, & More), August 30-31, 2014, Elk Avenue, Crested Butte

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Dave Wiens West Elk Bicycle Classic, August 31, 2014


Dillon - Sunset at the Summit Concert Series, Dillon Amphitheatre, Saturdays, July 6 - Aug. 30, 7:00 pm
August 30 - Back in the Day

Estes Park- Labor Day Arts and Crafts Show and Sale, August 30 - September 1, 2014, Bond Park

Fort Collins - Tour de Fat, Fort Collins, Aug. 30, 2014, Civic Center Park

Snowmass - JAS Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Experience, August 29-31, 2014
Aug. 29 - Fun., Ziggy Marley
Aug. 30 - Earth, Wind & Fire, OneRepublic
Aug. 31 - Carrie Underwood


Steamboat - Sidewalk Sale, Aug. 29 - Sep. 1, 2014, Downtown Steamboat

Steamboat - Wild West Air Fest, Aug. 30 - 31, 2014, Labor Day Weekend in Steamboat Springs, Colorado is packed with entertainment in the air, on the mountain and all over town! It's a Labor Day celebration for the whole family.

Steamboat - XTERRA Women's OFF Road Triathlon, Aug. 31, 2014, Steamboat

Steamboat - 10k@10,000 ft, Aug. 31, 2014, 10k and 5k trail races up on Rabbit Eras Pass at the Dumont trail head

Steamboat - Chili Challenge, Aug. 31, 2014, Downtown

Steamboat - Bull Bash, Aug. 31, 2014, The the top professional bull riders make a stop Steamboat Springs!

Vail - Vail Summer Bluegrass Concert Series, July 2, 7, August 13, 27, 2014. The inaugural Vail Summer Bluegrass Series will take place in Lionshead Village summer 2014. The Series will host nationally known bluegrass bands, local-to-CO craft breweries and feature the Lionshead Merchants Association.

Vail - Gourmet on Gore, August 29 - September 1, 2014, This unique culinary festival offers an open-air tasting with world-class wine, beer and spirits paired with culinary delights from Vail's top restaurants right in the heart of Vail. Gourmet on Gore offers free admission and a variety of additional pairing events and a Tasting Tour to kick things off on Friday, August 29 which benefits a local charitable organization. The weekend continues through to Labor Day with the unique, open-air tasting experience of Brunch on Bridge Street.


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Aspen - Aspen Mac and Cheese Fest, Sep 6, 2014, Hopkins Avenue

Aspen- Colorado 2014 Tough Mudder, Sep 6-7, 2014, Snowmass Mountain


Buena Vista/Salida - Salida Fiber Festival, Sept. 6-7, 2014, Riverside Park, Salida

Canon City/Royal Gorge - John Wells Memorial Toy Run, Sept. 6, 2014. Fremont Community Foundation. 719-371-1202

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Canon Car Club Hospice Benefit Show, Sept. 6, 2014. Alco parking lot.

Copper Mountain - Ultra Race of Champions - World Championship, September 6-7, 2014, The Ultra Race of Champions is the Ultrarunning World Championships. It brings together the best long distance runners from all over the world, to measure themselves over one course on one day.

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 24th Annual Super Fly Fishing Tournament hosted by Gunnison Angling Society, September 5-6, 2014, Almont

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Fall Festival of Beers & Chili Cook-Off, September 6, 2014, Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Dillon - Marina Mutt Contest
, Monday, September 1, 2014, Dillon Marina

Estes Park- Longs Peak Scottish Irish Highland Festival, September 4 - 7, 2014, Stanley Park

Fort Collins - Avogadro's 7thAnnual Avo's Jazz Festival, September 1, 2014, Avogadro's

Grand Junction - Dinosaur Days:Featuring the Feast of Skulls & Fruitadens Family Fun 5K Run/Walk, September 5 - 6, 2014, Dinosaur Journey Museum, Fruita, DInosaur Days Friday & Saturday, September 5-6, 2014, Friday-Feast of Skulls Gala, Saturday-Fruitadens Family Fun 5K Run/WalkSaturday-Expedition Quest 9 AM- 5 PM at Dinosaur Journey Museum

Keystone - Oktoberfest, September 6, 2014

Keystone - A51 River Run Rail Series: Backyard BBQ Rail Jam, September 6, 2014, Dust off those boards and skis and get stoked because we're bringing you the A51 River Run Rail Series: Backyard BBQ Rail Jam. Register to compete in the rail jam for your chance to win some HUGE prizes!!

Leadville - Rocky Mountain High-est Road Marathon and Half Marathon, September 7, 2014

Snowmass - Tough Mudder, September 6-7, 2014

Telluride - Imogene Pass Run, Sept. 6, 2014, The Imogene Pass Run (IPR) is a 17.1 mile point-to-point mountain race within the western San Juan mountains of Colorado, run along a route which connects the towns of Ouray (7810 ft.) and Tellurid

Vail - Oktoberfest, September 5-7 and September 12-14, 2014, Munich comes to Vail for the world's greatest celebration of beer, music and autumn - Oktoberfest! The event will see two full weekends of blown-out Bavarian fun including the return of many crowd favorites like the Bratwurst Eating Contests, Stein Lifting Competition and Keg Bowling. Emulating the age-old celebration known all over the world, Vail Oktoberfest delights guests with Bavarian music and dancing, traditional fare, yodeling, alpenhorn blowing, beverages and much more.

Vail - Vail Automotive Classic, September 7, 2014, "The most comprehensive auto, aircraft and motorcycle show in Western Colorado is back for it's fifth year. The Vail Automotive Classic will once again host a weekend filled with automobile and aircraft events in the Vail Valley, September 6th & 7th, 2014.

Vail - Colorado Grand Finish Line and Concours, September 7-12, 2014 The Colorado Grand® is an annual charity tour for 1960 and earlier sports and race cars of distinction. The event was founded in 1989 by Englewood automotive enthusiast Bob Sutherland. Every September at the peak of the fall color season approximately 85 vintage cars are driven in this relaxed, non-competitive event, covering 1,000 miles through the Rockies in five days.


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Breckenridge - 20th Annual Oktoberfest, Sept. 12-14, 2014. Oktoberfest is where Munich meets Breckenridge. When Main Street closes and comes to life as a street party with traditional costumes, German food, Oompah and polka music, Bavarian dancers, children's activities, a keg-tapping ceremony, 5k run and, of course, did we mention Paulaner Bier.

Buena Vista/Salida - Apple Fest, September 13, 2014, Turner Farm, Buena Vista. Music, food, demonstrations, apple picking, tour the farm, and an apple pie contest.

Buena Vista/Salida - Salida Bike Festival, September 11 - 14, Various locations around Salida, The Salida Bike Festival is a 4 day festival celebrating bicycles of all kinds! Various groups in Salida have teamed up to create and promote unique and fun bike events throughout the week. Free group rides, bike films, bike from work mixer, a chainless race, a bike parade, the return of the Banana Belt Mountain Bike Race, the 16th Annual Monarch Crest Crank and free live music in Riverside Park - plus much more! Banana Belt Mountain Bike Race will take place on Saturday, September 13th and the Monarch Crest Crank will take place on Sunday, September 14.

Crested Butte/Gunnison- 38th Annual Pearl Pass Mountain Bike Tour, September 13-14, 2014

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Vinotok fall harvest festival, September 14-20, 2014, Elk Avenue, Crested Butte

Cripple Creek - Cruise Above The Clouds Car Show, September 13 - 14, 2014, A Car Show Featuring Vintage, Custom, and Classic Cars and Motorcycles. A DJ, Poker Run, Show'n Shine, and so much more!

Leadville - Photo Train Ride Specials, September 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2014. The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad Get that special shot framed by Colorado's autumn beauty! See more

Snowmass - Rocky Mountain Ferrari Club Fall Tour, September 11-14, 2014

Snowmass - Snowmass Balloon Festival, September 12-14, 2014

Snowmass - Snowmass Wine Festival, September 12-13, 2014

Steamboat - Run Rabbit Run Ultramarathons, Sep. 12 - 13, 2014, The 50M and 100M ultramarathon trail races will take participants along the beautiful Continental Divide Trails and a variety of trail networks

Telluride - Telluride Blues and Brews Festival, Sept. 12-14, 2014, The Telluride Blues & Brews Festival takes place in Telluride Town Park, a renowned outdoor music venue with breath-taking mountain peaks for a backdrop.

Vail- The America Cup Fly Fishing Tournament, September 9-14, 2014, The America Cup Fly Fishing Tournament is a catch and release, fly-fishing tournament with International, U.S., Youth and Adaptive anglers competing on the best trout waters in Colorado.


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Beaver Creek - Rendezvous Music Festival, September 19-20, 2014, Beaver Creek. Rendezvous Music Festival at Beaver Creek is a unique and intimate two-day fall music experience on September 19th and 20th. The event brings award winning musicians to the village with outdoor stages, VIP events and intimate house concerts. Blending music, food and wine and entertainment to create a one-of-a-kind event for attendees in Beaver Creek Colorado, one of the world's most vibrant mountain settings.

Buena Vista/Salida - Autumn Color Run, September 20, Mc Phelemy Park , Buena Vista, Four races are offered -half marathon, 5k, 10k or a fun walk or run.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Junktique, Sept. 20,21, 2014. Downtown Florence

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Pioneer Days and Parade, Sept. 20, 2014, Florence celebrates its Pioneer Days in September with an equally ambitious parade that features an in-character salute to the town's founders. Food, games, a tractor pull, street dance, Junktique sale and arts and crafts fair are a few highlights of this one-day event.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Bikes & Brews, Sept. 20th, 2014, Red Canyon Cycles, Canon City, Bikes and Brews combines the Royal Gorge Century Ride (50k, & Metric routes too) with Micros on Macon beer tasting to create one of the coolest events in Southern Colorado. Join Fremont Adventure Recreation and Red Canyon Cycles for an experience you won't soon forget!

Cripple Creek - 2 Mile High Club's Aspen Tours, September 20 - 21 & 27 - 28, 2014, The 2 Mile High Club's annual aspen tour event will begin at the Cripple Creek District Museum.

Cripple Creek - Mt. Pisgah Speaks Cemetery Tour, September 20 - 21, 2014

Denver - Pedal The Plains, September 19-21, Colorado's Eastern Plains

Estes Park- Running of the Bulls, September 20, 2014, A special, family-friendly run/walk around the 3.75-mile Lake Estes Trail, the Running of the Bulls both celebrates the magnificent elk rut (mating rituals) and raises funds Partners Mentoring yout, a local non-profit organization.

Estes Park- Autumn Gold - A Festival of Bands, Brats 'n Beer, September 20 - 21, 2014, Bond Park

Grand Junction - Two Rivers Chautauqua (9th Annual), September 19 - 20, 2014, Cross Orchards Historic Site

Leadville - Photo Train Ride Specials, September 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2014. The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad Get that special shot framed by Colorado's autumn beauty! See more

Steamboat - Steamboat OktoberWest, Sep. 19 - 21, 2014, Rocky Mountain beer, local food specialties and festivities

Steamboat - Pedaling Posse Parade, Sep. 19, 2014

Steamboat - Emerald Mountain Run, Sep. 20, 2014, Race begins and finishes at Howelsen Hill

Steamboat - Poochy Paddle, Sep. 21, 2014, Old Town Hot Springs, Only in a place dubbed Dog Town USA

Telluride - Telluride WOW Festival , Sept 19-22, 2014, a health, fitness and wellness event that will bring world-class presenters, instructors and athletes to Telluride to lecture and hold fitness classes on the latest health, fitness, wellness, nutrition and medical trends.



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Aspen - Aspen Filmfest, Sept. 26-Oct. 1, 2014, Wheeler Opera house

Aspen - Golden Leaf Half, Sep 27, 2014, Marathon Koch Park

Buena Vista/Salida - Historic ATV Color Tour, Sept. 23-28, 2014, Bring your ATV and ride the Buena Vista area to see the fall colors and the historic sights of the area. Includes games, meals and a lot of fun.

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Harvest Festival on the, Sept. 27,28, 2014. Winery Grounds, As September comes to a close, the grapes of summer are gathered and transformed into the most wonderful wine to pass one's lips. The Harvest Festival on Winery Grounds at the Holy Cross Abbey in Cañon City is where the fruit of the vine is celebrated, as well as tasty morsels, fine arts & crafts and live music. Call 719-276-5191 for information.

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Closing Day for Adventure Park, Bike Park, Zip Lines & Chairlifts, September 28, 2014 Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Cripple Creek - 2 Mile High Club's Aspen Tours, September 20 - 21 & 27 - 28, 2014, The 2 Mile High Club's annual aspen tour event will begin at the Cripple Creek District Museum.

Leadville - Photo Train Ride Specials, September 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2014. The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad Get that special shot framed by Colorado's autumn beauty! See more

Longmont - Longmont Oktoberfest, September 26-27, Roosevelt Park, Longmont, featuring Longmont's local breweries and fresh fare, live music, and German themed fun & festivities for all ages! Get in the Deutschland spirit with the annual best dressed, stein holding and brautwurst eating contests and more!

Grand Junction- Grand Finale - Rimrock Rodeo, September 27, 2014, Rim Rock Adventures Arena

Vail - Lionshead Wine, Spirit and Chocolate Festival, September 26-27, 2014, A two-day event featuring Colorado wine and spirit growers who are on hand for tastings, serving, and selling their fruits of the vine. In addition to the great wine, creative Chocolate dessert samplings created by a balance of local pastry chefs and outside vendors will be for sale to patrons wishing to pair the wines with chocolate.

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Aspen - Hockey Mountain High, Oct 3-5, 2014,

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Penrose Apple Day Parade, Oct. 4, 2014. Penrose, For over 75 years, the people of Penrose have proudly been welcoming tourists and locals alike to its annual Apple Day celebration. This celebration commemorating Penrose's apple crop starts out with breakfast in the park, a softball tournament, a fun run, music and dancing and a silent auction. Vendors also offer a large selcection of crafts, art, and lots of good things to eat. With plenty of apple delicacies, don't forget to top off your day with a traditional free piece of apple pie!

Castle Rock - Castle Rock 5th bi-annual quilt show "A Harvest of Quilts", October 3, 4, 5, 2014, Phillip S. Miller Library

Cripple Creek - Mine to Mine Challenge, October 4, 2014, starting across from the Mollie Kathleen Mine at the Cripple Creek Heritage Center and ending at the Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mining Company.

Estes Park- Elk Fest, October 4-5, 2014, To celebrate the annual elk rut and learn about the "wapiti," the Native American name for elk, Estes Park hosts the 17thAnnual Elk Fest in Bond Park and the surrounding area. The festival is free but for fees for the elk bugling contest and elk viewing bus tours.

Vail - Beaver Creek Restaurant Week, September 26 - October 5, 2014, This fall will kick off the second annual 2014 Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week, September 26th - October 5th! With participating restaurants spanning across two neighboring World Class Mountain Resorts, Vail and Beaver Creek, this culinary celebration takes dining to new heights, literally!

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Denver - Punkin Chunkin Colorado, October 11, 2014, Arapahoe Horse Park, Come see this wonderfully whimsical event as competitors throw, catapult, launch or shoot pumpkins through the sky to distances almost a mile long. In between shoots come enjoy our festival with your favorite seasonal games, crafts and of course food.

Durango - Peanuts™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express, Durango Silverton Railroad, October 2014. Ride our train to the Pumpkin Patch to meet Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Snoopy, and bring home the perfect pumpkin!

Durango - Durango Heritage Celebration, October 10 - 12, 2014. A series of events honoring Durango's Victorian and Old West Past. You'll find that a large number of event goers will be dressed in authentic period attire throughout the celebration. We encourage everyone to join in the fun by donning your Victorian, Edwardian or Old West finery for any of our events.

Telluride - Telluride Horror Show, October 10-12, 2014, The 4th Annual Telluride Horror Show is a 3-day genre film festival in world-famous Telluride, Colorado.

October 13-19

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Aspen - ACES Harvest Party, Oct 18, 2014, Rock Bottom Ranch


Canon City/Royal Gorge - Paint the Town, Oct. 18,19, Florence 719-784-3544




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Breckenridge - Breckenridge Craft Spirits: 5th Annual Still on the Hill Festival, October 24 - 25, 2014


Buena Vista/Salida - Haunted House at Turner Farm, Oct. 25-26, 31, Buena Vista




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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!


Nov. 3-9


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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

Grand Junction- Grand Junction Cowboy Poetry Gathering, November 7 - 8, 2014, Museum of Western Colorado's Whitman Educational Center,

Grand Junction- Veteran's Day Parade, November 8, 2014, Main Street



Nov 10-16

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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

Grand Junction- Behind the Scenes at Dinosaur Journey, November 14, 2014, Museum of the West

Longmont - Nitro Fest, November 15, Left Hand Brewing Co., Longmont,, Pouring a variety of craft Nitro beers from our brewery friends and featuring local community fare


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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!


Crested Butte/Gunnison- Opening Day for Crested Butte Nordic Center, November 22 2014


Nov. 24-30

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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

Crested Butte/Gunnison- Opening Day for Crested Butte Mountain Resort, November 26, 2014

Estes Park- Catch the Glow Holiday Parade & Celebration,
November 28-29, 2014, As dusk falls the day after Thanksgiving, the magic begins to unfold! Bands come down the street playing favorite Christmas songs with tiny white twinkly lights reflecting in the bright polished brash. Dancers sway to music. Floats loom from the night, huge and ethereal, with more and more lights that add to the mysteries and magic of Christmas legends and solstice dreams.


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Canon City/Royal Gorge - Parade of Lights Downtown, Dec. 6, 2014, Canon City 719-275-2331

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Santa at the Chamber, Dec. 6,13,20, 2014. from 11am-3pm. Photos, candy, Pets welcome 2pm-3pm. 719-275-2331

Canon City/Royal Gorge - Apple Country Memories , Dec. 6, 2014. Penrose 719-372-3992

Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!




Dec. 8-14


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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!




Dec. 15-21



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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



Dec. 22-28


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Durango - The Polar Express, November 2014 - January 2015. Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

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