10 events to Go & Do July 14 to 16 in Steamboat Springs
Wondering what to do and where to go exploring in Steamboat Springs? We’ve got you covered with this weekend’s top events.
Friday, July 14
Perry-Mansfield performance: “The Things We Never Say”
8 p.m. on Friday | 8 p.m. on Saturday | Julie Harris Theatre at Perry-Mansfield, 40755 Co Rd 36
Written by Perry-Mansfield faculty member Thomas Hodges, “The Things We Never Say” won the award for “Outstanding Original Score” at the San Diego Fringe Festival in 2015. This piece, a musical song series, was written by one of the Perry-Mansfield faculty members, Thomas Hodges and will be performed the our Pre-Professional students along with special appearances by alumni Grace Stockdale, Emily Stockdale and Conor Ryan, “The Things We Never Say” invites the audience to explore their experiences and the vulnerable moments in life that move us to new beginnings or keep us observing at a distance. The piece is musically beautiful with touching solos and harmonies.
5th annual Hayden Daze Disc Golf and Cornhole Tournament
Friday, 8 p.m. | Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Dry Creek Park, 513 S Poplar St., Hayden
The events will kickoff at 8 p.m. Friday with free live music from Loose Change showcasing Trevor Guire. On Saturday, events will get underway with the 9 a.m. breakfast at Mountain Valley Bank in Hayden. Registration for the tournament starts at 8:30 a.m. with a $20 entry fee. From 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be a parade and family entertainment including Touch-A-Truck vehicles onsite, a zip line, bounce house, live music and more. The corn hole tournament will start at 12:30 p.m. Saturday (team check-in from 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.) Space is limited to the first 32 teams ($40 entry per team, double elimination, payout top four teams).
10 p.m. | Old Town Pub, 600 Lincoln Ave.
Combining the catalogs of Phish and The Disco Biscuits to create a live improvised musical experience. Led by Taylor Frederick (YAMN, Eminence Ensemble), this show will keep you on your toes.
Missed the Boat
10 p.m. | Schmiggity’s, 821 Lincoln Ave.
Join Steamboat’s own party-grass kings cranking out their unique blend of rock and bluegrass.
Saturday, July 15
Main Street Steamboat Farmers Market
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Farmers’ Market, Seventh and Yampa streets
The Main Street Steamboat Farmers Market features fresh fruit and vegetables each week. The market focuses on food and offers a wide variety of local and cottage industry products and features Steamboat Springs musicians.
Fly Fishing 101
10 to 11 a.m. | Stagecoach State Park, 2550 Routt County Road 14
Meet at the Marina Deck for a hands-on clinic to learn the basics of casting, rigging and fly selection. Fishing equipment is provided. All those 16 and older must have a valid fishing license. All vehicles must have a valid park entry pass.
Ben Sollee & Kentucky Native
7 p.m. | Strings Music Pavilion, 900 Strings Road
Kentucky-born cellist Ben Sollee’s music is difficult to pin down. He transitions seamlessly from Appalachian Mountain Music, to classical, to blues. Sollee has composed the score for the documentary film “Maidentrip,” performed at Carnegie Hall as part of a tribute to Paul Simon, toured through Europe and returned to the United States to perform with the Charlotte Ballet. Ben’s music can be heard on ABC’s “Parenthood,” HBO’s “Weeds” and the film “Killing Season,” starring John Travolta and Robert De Niro, among others.
The Calamity Janes
8 p.m. | Hahn’s Peak Roadhouse, 60880 Routt County Road 129
Join for a night of rock and roll country.
Star Party with Jimmy Westlake
9:15 to 10:45 p.m. | Yampa River State Park, 6185 West U.S. Highway 40
Bring a lawn chair (and your own telescope if you would like) and join Jimmy Westlake to explore the nighttime sky and learn about current astronomical thrills at Yampa River State Park. Park admission is required.
Sunday, July 16
Pottery Wheel Sampler Class
1:30 to 4:30 p.m. | Warehome Studios/Anderson Ceramic & Design, 2520 Copper Ridge Dr.
This workshop is for those who are curious about the wheel or want to further their skills without the commitment of a multi-week class. Invite your friends and wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. Cost includes instructor fee and materials for up to three pieces. Advanced registration required.
Clear Sky Mind: A Meditation Class with Buddhist Nun Kelsang Thaye
6 to 7:30 p.m. | Bud Werner Memorial Library, 1289 Lincoln Ave.
Drop-in and meditate.
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