Top 5 things to do in Steamboat this week |

Top 5 things to do in Steamboat this week

— As you start to plan out your week, here is a guide to a few events that are going on. Stayed tuned for Friday’s edition to look for the top events this upcoming weekend.

Tuesday, June 24

George Winston

Grammy-winning George Winston will appear solo on Strings’ new Steinway piano. Traveling to Steamboat Springs once again, Winston will share the groove of his eclectic style and talent for a show at Strings Music Pavilion on Tuesday night. He has become famous from his best-selling, nature-evoking albums, but he still finds his greatest contentment in live performances.

What: George Winston

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Strings Music Pavilion, 900 Strings Road

Cost: Tickets start at $35

Wednesday, June 25

YPN Happy Hour

Young Professionals Network offers an opportunity for casual networking and socializing with members and non-members. The event is always free to attend with happy hour specials courtesy of Aurum Food & Wine.

Upcoming happy hour schedule for YPN

■ Wednesday, July 30

■ Wednesday, Aug. 27

■ Wednesday, Sept. 24

■ Wednesday, Oct. 29

■ Wednesday, Nov. 26

What: YPN Happy Hour

When: 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: Aurum Food & Wine, 811 Yampa St.

Cost: Free

Thursday, June 26

Sunset Happy Hour

Sunset Happy Hour is back for the summer this week. Sunsets Happy Hour offers a remarkable sight, taking a ride up the gondola to take the sunset in from above 9,000 feet. The gondola will start loading at 5 p.m. Enjoy drinks, specials, appetizers and live music while the sun begins to set in the distance. $12 includes the gondola ride and $5 off food or beverage. Season pass holders can ride for free.

Schedule of musicians for the summer

■ Thursday, June 26, Acutonic

■ Thursday, July 3, Jim Salestrom

■ Sunday, July 6, Jim Salestrom

■ Thursday, July 10, Rural Wreckage

■ Sunday, July 13, Yer State Birds

■ Thursday, July 17, Caliente

■ Thursday, July 24, Acutonic

■ Thursday, July 31, Highland View

■ Sunday, Aug. 3, Worried Men

■ Thursday, Aug. 7, no event this evening

■ Sunday, Aug. 10, Caliente

■ Thursday, Aug. 14, Rural Wreckage

■ Thursday, Aug. 21, Off the Chain

■ Thursday, Aug. 28, Wise 100 Doors

■ Thursday, Sept. 4, Worried Men

What: Sunset Happy Hour

When: 5 p.m. Thursdays from June 26 through Sept. 4

Where: Top of the gondola

Meditation in the Park

Start the morning right with restoring yoga class. Bring a mat or towel and water. All levels are welcome. This is event is free, but donations are suggested.

What: Meditation in the Park

When: 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Thursdays through Aug. 21

Where: Yampa River Botanic Park

Music on the Green

Take a lunch break and bring a blanket to sit among the flowers of the Yampa River Botanic Park as the weekly free Strings Music Festival event livens up with folk and classical tunes wafting through the summer air. The concerts are 45 minutes long.

Schedule for the summer

■ June 26: Trevor G. Potter, Americana singer/songwriter

■ July 3: C Street Brass, Sousa marches, Bach and Mozart

■ July 10: C Street Brass, tangos, jazz and classic rock

■ July 17: Ping, Americana vocal music

■ July 24: Ping, songs from Shakespeare to modern times

■ July 31: Chamberlin Birch, pop indie duo

■ Aug. 7: Acutonic, reggae

■ Aug. 14: Leaner, Lunker & Friends, classic, folk rock

What: Music on the Green

When: 12:15 to 1 p.m. on select dates through Aug. 14

Where: Yampa River Botanic Park, 1000 Pamela Lane

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User