Steamboat briefs: Sorel Soiree tickets go on sale Saturday at Howelsen Hill
January 9, 2015
Ticket sales for the 2015 Sorel Soiree, which will be held on Feb. 6, hosted by the Alumni Club of the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Howelsen Hill. Tickets are $90 each and will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Starting at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, tickets can be purchased tickets online at http://www.sswsc.org.
The annual Soiree is hosted by the Alumni Club of the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club and will celebrate Howelsen Hill's 100th anniversary. The event features dancing to live music by Missed the Boat, catered food from Marno's Custom Catering and beer, wine and shots of schnapps and fireball. All proceeds benefit the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club. Call Nancy Perricone at 970-846-2506 for more information.
Inaugural Ski for Parkinson's scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday
The inaugural Ski for Parkinson's will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The event includes a pass to the Haymaker Ski Touring Center, mini skate or classic ski lessons, lunch, a raffle, a silent auction and a free trail pass to the Steamboat Ski Touring Center. Tickets are $50 per person, and all proceeds benefit the Davis Phinney Foundation, which is committed to supporting programs and research that deliver inspiration, information and tools that enable people living with Parkinson's to take more control in managing their disease. Call Mark Traum at 970-846-6498 for more information.
30th annual Steamboat Stampede slated for Jan. 31
The 30th annual Steamboat Stampede will take place Jan. 31. The event offers classic and skate race options with a 23K race featuring two loops over easy rolling terrain with one aid station or a 42K race with four loops and three aid stations.
The entry fee is $45 until noon Saturday and $60 on the day of the race. Lunch is included with entry fee.