Explore’s Top 5 events April 8 to April 10
April 7, 2016
Steamboat Springs — There’s no shortage of things to do and new places to explore, especially with this weekend’s Closing Day events. The following are this weekend’s top picks.
Rally ‘Round the Family
Rally ‘Round the Family | 10 p.m. | Friday, April 8 | Old Town Pub, 600 Lincoln Ave | $10
This tribute band to Rage Against the Machine features members of Yamn and Kinetix, including guitarist, Jordan Linit; vocalist, Jeff Prah; bassist, David Duart; and drummer, Morgan Coley.
Whitewater Ramble | 10 p.m. | Friday, April 8 | Schmiggity’s, 821 Lincoln Ave. | $10
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Woodstock tribute. This Fort Collin-based, high-octane Rocky Mountain dance grass band will be "grassing-up" your favorite songs from the classic 1969 Woodstock Festival. Ticket are available online at schmiggitys.com and at All That.
“Beyond Sight” | 5 and 7 p.m. | Saturday, April 9 | Chief Theater, 813 Lincoln Ave. | $10
Beyond Sight is an inspirational film about Derek Rabelo, who was born blind in Brazil but did not allow that to stop him from his dream to surf the dangerous Pipeline wave. The local Sk8 Church will host the event, which will feature special guest Bryan Jennings, producer of the film, who will conduct a question-and-answer session.
Springalicious 36th annual Cardboard Classic
Springalicious 36th annual Cardboard Classic | 11 a.m. | Saturday, April 9 | Steamboat Ski Area, 2305 Mount Werner Circle
Featuring homemade cardboard crafts, constructed only from cardboard, glue, string, water-based paint, duct tape, masking tape, balloons and other decorations, this race will be a wild and hilarious spectacle as competitors race to the finish.
Springalicious Splashdown Pond Skim
Springalicious Splashdown Pond Skim | 1 p.m. | Sunday, April 10 | Steamboat Ski Area, 2305 Mount Werner Circle
The Eighth Splashdown Pond Skim will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday, luring costumed skiers and riders brave enough to skim across an icy pool at the base of the ski area.