10 events to Go & Do Dec. 1 to Dec. 3 in Steamboat Springs
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — From donning your best flannel, sharing wish lists and photographic moments with Santa, dancing to Yer State Birds to tubing and caroling at Howelsen Hill, Explore has you covered on what to do and where to go this weekend.
Friday, Dec. 1
Yampa Valley Gives Day Rally
10:30 to 11:30 a.m. | Routt County Courthouse, 522 Lincoln Ave.
Yampa Valley Gives is hosting a rally on the front lawn of the historic Routt County Courthouse to raise awareness of Colorado Gives Day on Dec. 5 and promote charitable giving. Nonprofit participants who attend the rally will be entered into a drawing for an additional $500 prize. The rally is open to the community.
YPN Flannel & Frost Holiday Party
5:30 to 9 p.m. | Old Town Pub & Restaurant, 600 Lincoln Ave.
Tis the season to celebrate with the Steamboat Springs Young Professionals Network for its annual holiday party featuring networking, a mac and cheese bar, drinks, music and holiday fun. Dress casually in your best flannel holiday attire. The party is open to the public with free drinks for new and current YPN members.
Christmas Card Cafe
6 to 7:30 p.m. | Inn at Steamboat, 3070 Columbine Drive
Spread some Christmas cheer and learn to make handmade ornaments, Christmas cards and treat boxes. All supplies are provided. Workshop cost is $10. Reservation is required; seating is limited.
“Elf” Christmas Movie
6 to 8:15 p.m. | Heart of Steamboat United Methodist Church, 736 Oak St.
Kick off the Christmas season with a viewing of the movie “Elf.” The church will be serving the popcorn, you bring your sleeping bags/pillows and/or dress in your pajamas for a night of fun and laughs.
Saturday, Dec. 2
Lions Club Photos With Santa
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Christy Sports Central Park Plaza, 1835 Central Park Drive
Ski Town Lions Club will host Photos with Santa as it kicks off its annual Christmas tree sales. All proceeds benefit local charities. Photos with Santa are free but a $5-per-child donation is suggested.
Picture Your Pet and Family with Santa
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Casey’s Pond, 2855 Owl Hoot Trail
Bring your fur-babies and kids for some great pictures with Santa Claus. Get your holiday-card photos done in style and donate toward the care of local animals at the Routt County Humane Society. Bring a personal camera to take your own photos.
10 p.m. | Old Town Pub & Restaurant, 600 Lincoln Ave.
The Minneapolis cosmic jamgrass band, Kind Country, formed in 2012 and was recently named one of five up-and-coming bluegrass bands by “Live for Live Music.”
Yer State Birds
10 p.m. | Schmiggity’s, 821 Lincoln Ave.
The music Yer State Birds is described as Southern rock meets Rocky Mountain high, making the local band a favorite.
Sunday, Dec. 3
37th annual Community Holiday Party
4 to 7 p.m. | Howelsen Hill, 845 Howelsen Pkwy.
Ring in the holidays with tubing, caroling, Santa and an elves workshop at the Howelsen Hill Lodge and Tubing Area.
Moonlight Snowshoe Tour
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. | Emerald Mountain, Blackmer Drive
Yampatika invites you to join them to snowshoe by the light of the full moon and explore the beauty and history of Emerald Mountain. This tour is for those 18 and older
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