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Glenwood Springs Electric Vehicle Ride & Drive

Tuesday, Sept. 13

5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

800 block of Cooper Ave., around the corner from the Glenwood Downtown Market

Take a free test drive in one of the plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) being sold today by local auto dealers, including the Ford C-Max and Fusion, Audi M3, and Chevy Volt. Learn about how EVs work, how to compare different makes and models, where to find public charging stations, and [...]

Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Festival de Las Americas The Festival of the Americas is organized by Roaring Fork Rotary aka “Club Rotario” and serves as a fundraiser for educational projects throughout the area. The Festival is a celebration of the richness of culture and traditions of the American continents. The day will include cultural, artistic, and recreational activities for the whole family, plus live entertainment and a great variety of food styles representing the flavors of the Americas. For more [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
As a mom, you focus on everyone else. Now, it's your turn to focus on you. You are cordially invited to attend a free dinner seminar and hear from expert plastic surgeons from ReGenesis Plastic Surgery, Dr. Hartshorn, Dr. Swelstad and Dr. Pitcher: Wednesday, September 28th 6:00-8:00pm Hotel Denver You do so much for your family. Now, make it your turn. Come join other moms and women who have the same questions as you, answered by expert, board certified plastic [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
2016 National Sheep Dog Finals [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Colorado Animal Rescue's "Dressed to the K9's" Featuring a special performance by the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue! M.C.'s Joyce Bulifant and Dr. David Miller Tickets $85 [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
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Women Interacting & Networking (W.I.N.) Wednesday, August 31
Meeting Place (for THIS MONTH ONLY)
The Designer's Vault Design & Wine Room
(below Vectra Bank on 8th & Grand) Networking | Giveaways | Coffe from Starbuck's at the Glenwood Meadows| Breakfast sponsored by Vectra Bank & The Glenwood Springs Chamber What: August W.I.N. Meeting
When: Wednesday, August 31
Time: 7:15-9:00a.m.
Where: The Designer's Vault Design & Wine Room
Who: All chamber member ladies and their guest are invited to [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
bring Friends and Family to keep fit with the member for free during the month of September Free Demos and Clinics Fun Get Togethers Register to win 8 pack of Buddy Training [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
“Mountain Westies and More” Dance Adventure 2016 August 26 – 28 Event Details Masonic Temple, 901 Colorado Ave, Glenwood Springs Join International and National competitors and top level dance instructors Shane McIntyre & Keri McLean of Sota Dance Denver, for a Dance Extravaganza in Glenwood Springs with Mountain Westies. This weekend, teachers and dancers are converging on the mountains for a weekend filled with workshops, wildly fun social dance parties and adventure opportunities. ? Beginner [...]
Tue, Aug 23, 2016, Continue reading at the source
“Mountain Westies and More” Dance Adventure 2016 August 26 – 28 Event Details Masonic Temple, 901 Colorado Ave, Glenwood Springs Join International and National competitors and top level dance instructors Shane McIntyre & Keri McLean of Sota Dance Denver, for a Dance Extravaganza in Glenwood Springs with Mountain Westies. This weekend, teachers and dancers are converging on the mountains for a weekend filled with workshops, wildly fun social dance parties and adventure opportunities. ? Beginner [...]
Tue, Aug 23, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Join us for our 15th Classic Car Show! With over 200 complete classic vehicles, a mobile dyno to test your horsepower, free hot dogs, soda, ice cream, music, and awards! You are guaranteed to have a good time! All proceeds go to WindWalkers, where horses and caring professionals help individuals with challenges, and their families, grow and thrive! [...]
Tue, Aug 23, 2016, Continue reading at the source
“Mountain Westies and More” Dance Adventure 2016 August 26 – 28 Event Details Masonic Temple, 901 Colorado Ave, Glenwood Springs Join International and National competitors and top level dance instructors Shane McIntyre & Keri McLean of Sota Dance Denver, for a Dance Extravaganza in Glenwood Springs with Mountain Westies. This weekend, teachers and dancers are converging on the mountains for a weekend filled with workshops, wildly fun social dance parties and adventure opportunities. ? Beginner [...]
Tue, Aug 23, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Membership Orientation

What:
Make the most of your membership investment by

attending our Membership Orientation. A yearly

program of the chamber, staff and key volunteers will

review the features and benefits of membership!

Why:

Learn how to get involved -- networking opportunities,

volunteer opportunities, sponsorship and

advertising opportunities, committees, events, etc.

Who:
All chamber members are invited! A light breakfast/coffee/juice will be available.

COST: FREE!

RSVP

No later than Monday, October [...]

Mon, Aug 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Jul
2
Wed
Aspen Antiques, Jewelry, & Fine Arts Fair @ Aspen Ice Garden
Jul 2 @ 3:00 pm – Jul 8 @ 11:00 pm

AAFAF will celebrate it’s 12th annual show with a seven-day public exhibit July 2nd – 8th at the Aspen Ice Garden. Come join us during the best week of the year! The small mountain town is electric with fun events, outstanding weather and full of the world’s elite collectors and art connoisseurs.

Hosted in the 16,000 sq/ft Ice Garden in downtown Aspen Colorado it is the ideal location to showcase the finest art, antiques, furniture, silver, and jewelry. It is a fun event for dealers and patrons surrounded by many holiday-weekend activities combining fine-art, exquisite-dining, and the best summer weather in the country.

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Jul
3
Thu
Wanderlust Festival Aspen/Snowmass @ Aspen/Snowmass
Jul 3 @ 12:00 pm – Jul 6 @ 11:00 pm

Wanderlust is a one-of-a-kind festival bringing together the world’s leading yoga teachers, top musical acts and DJs, renowned speakers, top chefs and winemakers, and much, much more — all in a setting of breathtaking natural beauty. We’re talking about fun in the sun and dancing under the stars. Hiking on peaceful trails and gettin’ your down dog on at the top of the mountain. Sipping poolside cocktails with your friends, and then enjoying a tasty farm-to-table dinner with views of the surrounding mountain peaks. Early morning meditations and all-night chakra spinning musical performances – it’s an all-out ecstatic celebration in the most awe-inspiring locations in the world.Wander yoga

Jul
4
Fri
The Boogie’s Buddy Race @ Downtown Aspen
Jul 4 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am

Kick off the Fourth of July with one of Aspen’s most popular traditions: the Buddy Program’s annual Boogie’s Diner Buddy 5-Mile Race and 1-Mile Family Walk! Voted “Best Organized Race” by the Aspen Times in the past, this event provides funding to support more than 600 local youth from Aspen to Parachute, Colorado through mentoring and other vital youth services.  

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Jul
24
Thu
JAS Cafe Summer Series @ Little Nell Hotel
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 25 @ 9:15 pm
JAS Cafe Summer Series @ Little Nell Hotel | Aspen | Colorado | United States

Django Reinhardt performs live @ The Little Nell Hotel!

Intimate performances featuring world-class jazz artists from around the globe in the downstairs room at the Little Nell Hotel.

Django Reinhardt NY Festival – A celebration of the music of legendary gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt

Jul
26
Sat
Aspen/Snowmass Ride for the Cure @ Rio Grande Park in Aspen, CO
Jul 26 all-day
Aspen/Snowmass Ride for the Cure @ Rio Grande Park in Aspen, CO

Ride the Rockies in support of Susan G. Komen breast cancer awareness and research in western Colorado.

Choose your challenge: century, metric century and 30-mile routes available. Fundraising is required. Team Komen provides all of the coaching, training, travel opportunities and fundraising support necessary for a life-changing experience. Rio Grande Park.

Susan G. Komen Aspen Race for the Cure
Jul 26 all-day
Susan G. Komen Aspen Race for the Cure

Let’s fight against breast cancer together…come join us on Saturday, July 26th, 2014 at Rio Grande Park!

  • Adults 5K Run/Walk $35
  • Timed 5K (all ages) $45
  • Youth (4-18) 5K Run/Walk $25
  • Seniors (65 and older) 5K Run/Walk $25
  • Timed 10K Run/Walk (all ages) $45
  • Paws for the Cure /Family Fun 1-mile Walk (all ages) $35
  • Sleep in for the Cure (all ages) $25
  • Children 3 and under are FREE! (require registration though)

Our goal is to have more than 1,000 participants at the 2014 Race. Help us meet our goal and if each participant raised $100 each, we could raise $100,000 for breast cancer research and programs! Learn more about fundraising programs.

Get a Team together and enter for these prize categories: Biggest Fundraising Team, Pinkest Team, Biggest Survivor Team, Biggest Sleep- In Team & Farthest Traveled Team! Learn more about teams.

Walk-In Registration Information

Friday, July 18, 2014
Noon pm – 5 pm: Walk-in Registration at Taylor Creek Fly Shops in Basalt
10:30 am – 5:30 pm: Walk-in Registration at Glenwood Sports in Glenwood Springs

Saturday, July 19, 2014
10 am – 4 pm: Walk-in Registration at Basalt Bike & Ski in Willits

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at Aspen Sports in Aspen
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at City Market in El Jebel

Thursday, July 24, 2014
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at Aspen Sports in Aspen
11 am – 6 pm: Walk-in Registration at City Market in El Jebel

Friday, July 25, 2014
11 am – 5 pm: Walk-in Registration at Aspen Sports in Aspen

Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO

Aspen is one of Colorado’s favorite year-round resort areas. It offers a profound history an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, an array of cultural activities, pleasant climate and gorgeous natural scenery. Aspen is a magnificent stimulant for fun and adventure, providing a grand assortment of events- in any season.

Previously held in Wagner Park, the festival has moved to Monarch Street in between Durant Ave and Main St. Showcasing an all-star line-up of the nation’s finest artists, the Downtown Aspen Art Festival will provide you an exclusive opportunity to experience a broad range of phenomenal creations ranging from life-size sculptures, photography, glass, paintings, ceramics, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and mixed media. Take in fabulous views of Downtown Aspen, grab a delicious bite at a local eatery, and purchase original artwork from the artists themselves, as you enjoy this weekend of visual inspiration.

The featured giveaway for this show is a Cattail Reed piece by Cheryl Ward, valued at $400.00, measured at 18″x18″, named “Green Mottled Prairie Grass.” To register to win, stop by Cheryl’s booth at the show. Learn more about all of Cheryl’s work by visiting www.wardartstudio.com

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet and Batoto Yetu, Dance for Kids @ Aspen District Theatre
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet and Batoto Yetu, Dance for Kids @ Aspen District Theatre | Aspen | Colorado | United States

Generously underwritten by The Lewis Family / Morgridge Family Foundation / Embrey Family Foundation.

For the second year, this acclaimed cultural exchange program brings together children from the renowned Harlem-based Batoto Yetu, and the award-winning Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Folklórico to celebrate the rich traditional dances of Africa and Mexico. This performance is emblematic of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s continuing commitment to preserving and providing access to dance heritage. Come and be inspired by the commitment, talent, and unforgettable energy of these young performers.

“[Batoto Yetu] is full of professional discipline and zest!” 
– The New York Times

Jul
27
Sun
Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Aspen Arts Festival @ Monarch Street & Durant Avenue in Aspen, CO

Aspen is one of Colorado’s favorite year-round resort areas. It offers a profound history an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, an array of cultural activities, pleasant climate and gorgeous natural scenery. Aspen is a magnificent stimulant for fun and adventure, providing a grand assortment of events- in any season.

Previously held in Wagner Park, the festival has moved to Monarch Street in between Durant Ave and Main St. Showcasing an all-star line-up of the nation’s finest artists, the Downtown Aspen Art Festival will provide you an exclusive opportunity to experience a broad range of phenomenal creations ranging from life-size sculptures, photography, glass, paintings, ceramics, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and mixed media. Take in fabulous views of Downtown Aspen, grab a delicious bite at a local eatery, and purchase original artwork from the artists themselves, as you enjoy this weekend of visual inspiration.

The featured giveaway for this show is a Cattail Reed piece by Cheryl Ward, valued at $400.00, measured at 18″x18″, named “Green Mottled Prairie Grass.” To register to win, stop by Cheryl’s booth at the show. Learn more about all of Cheryl’s work by visiting www.wardartstudio.com

Jul
28
Mon
11th Annual Vince Gill & Amy Grant Gala & Golf Classic @ St. Regis Aspen Resort
Jul 28 – Jul 29 all-day
11th Annual Vince Gill & Amy Grant Gala & Golf Classic @ St. Regis Aspen Resort | Aspen | Colorado | United States

For the past ten years, the Vince Gill & Amy Grant Gala and Golf Classic has been an overwhelming success for Challenge Aspen as the cornerstone of our annual fundraising efforts. The event is hosted by Grammy Award winners Vince Gill and Amy Grant, friends of Vince and Amy, disabled athletes and wounded veterans. Featuring two days of musical and golf excellence, the Classic provides an unforgettable experience. Proceeds benefit Challenge Aspen, providing year-round recreational, educational and cultural experiences for anyone with a cognitive or physical disability.

Monday, July 28th, 2014
Enjoy a cocktail reception followed by dinner and an evening filled with exceptional, one of a kind live auction items and experiences. The highlight of the event will be a musical performance by Vince Gill, Amy Grant and friends. The gala will be held at the beautiful St. Regis Aspen Resort. Guests will include Challenge Aspen supporters, Aspen philanthropists and special VIP’s. The event will honor injured service members as well as participants of Challenge Autism and Challenge  Aspen REC programs (recreational, educational and cultural programs).

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Tee off with Vince, Amy, and special friends for a day of amazing golf at the private Snowmass Club Golf Course. Foursomes will be paired up in a scramble format for this James Engh designed course. Experience the challenges of the course and the surprises that await as local Aspen restaurants provide sumptuous treats and beverages on course all day long. The all-inclusive event offers complimentary treats, player gifts, pro clinics and exhibitions, and a post event awards party.