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Steamboat Free Summer Concert Series Guide: The band rundown of 2017 headliners

June 22, 2017 —  Band: Tribal Seeds When: Gates open at 5:30 p.m. | Opener at 6 p.m. | Headliner at 7 p.m. | Friday, June 23 | Howelsen Hill Description: Hailing from San Diego, this award-winning reggae group is known for its spiritually driven, refreshing rock infused with […]

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Strings Music Festival: Classical music isn’t stuffy, especially in Steamboat

June 22, 2017 — It's always casual Friday at Strings If you've never attended a classical concert before, it might seem intimidating. What do I wear? When do I clap? What if I don't get it? Relax. It's Steamboat Springs. And even in other, more formal towns, classical music […]

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Tales from the Tread: Brown Bag series celebrates 20 years

June 20, 2017 — Steamboat's Western heritage and friendly people are often cited as some of the best characteristics of our town. The Brown Bag Summer Storytelling Series at the Tread of Pioneers Museum combines the best of both — our valley's rich history and fascinating stories told by […]

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‘Go & Do’ in Steamboat Springs this weekend June 16 to 18

June 16, 2017 — Wondering what to do and where to go in celebration of Father’s Day? We’ve got you covered with this weekend’s top events to explore. Friday, June 16 RM Mustang Round Up: Autocross Autocross | 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | Meadows Parking Lot, 900 Strings […]

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Fresh ideas make debut at Perry-Mansfield’s New Works Festival 20th anniversary this weekend

June 15, 2017 — Perry-Mansfield’s New Works Festival 20th anniversary Away from concrete jungles, away from the traffic snares and crowds, a blank canvas awaits. Rustic, secluded and detached, the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp offers an exploration of creativity through its annual New Works Festival. Now in […]

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Book review: ‘To the Bright Edge of the World’ a blending of genres

June 15, 2017 — ‘To The Bright Edge of the World,’ by Eowyn Ivey   So excited Eowyn Ivey is coming to Literary Sojourn this year.  Many years ago, at the debut of her first novel, “Snow Child,” she appeared at Breakfast in the Books at Off The Beaten Path […]

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Strings Music Festival: Lazy Days of Summer

June 15, 2017 — Summer in a mountain town is gorgeous but lamentably brief. Squashed between May snow squalls and September hard freezes, a Rocky Mountain summer offers a wealth of activities — without enough time to enjoy them all: biking, hiking, camping, fishing, boating, tubing and happy-hour-on-the-patio-ing, to […]

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Creative District designation amplifies the arts in Steamboat Springs

June 9, 2017 — It's official. Steamboat Springs has been selected as one of three communities in Colorado to earn a new Creative District designation from Colorado Creative Industries. Steamboat Springs Arts Council Executive Director Kim Keith and Creative District Committee chair Matt Eidt were present at a CCI […]

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Steamboat’s Cupcake Mini Bar opens at new location

June 8, 2017 — What is it about gourmet cupcakes that make them so irresistible? Perhaps it's the cake-to-frosting ratio – it has to be just right to get an equal amount of sweet or tangy flavor. Could it be the decadent concoctions full of elaborate variations? Or maybe […]

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“Go & Do” in Steamboat Springs this weekend June 9 to June 11

June 8, 2017 — Wondering what to do and where to go in Steamboat Springs? We’ve got you covered with this weekend’s top 10 events. Friday, June 9 Benefit for Logan Truelove 7 to 9 p.m. | Schmiggity's, 821 Lincoln Ave. A special "double bill" with two local bands – […]

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Book Review: “The Long Haul” explores life on the road

June 8, 2017 — ‘The Long Haul: A Trucker's Tales of Life on the Road,’ by Finn Murphy "The Long Haul: A Trucker's Tales of Life on the Road," by Finn Murphy and published by W.W. Norton, is just what it says in the title. It is a story […]

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Colorado artist Jessica Trusty features new work at Harwigs for First Friday Artwalk

June 1, 2017 — Through the quiet of nature, Colorado artist Jessica Trusty found her voice. "I started to feel something that I hadn't before," said Trusty, referring to her experience living outdoors for over six months through a Colorado Mountain College program that began in Leadville, led to Baja, Mexico, […]

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Interactive map: First Friday Artwalk listings for June 2, 2017

June 1, 2017 — Steamboat Springs’ First Friday Artwalk returns to businesses around town from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 2. See the participating locations and learn about the artists by exploring the interactive map below. For more arts and entertainment coverage, like Explore Steamboat on Facebook and […]

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Sci-fi novel, ‘Dark Matter,’ asks ‘what if?’

June 1, 2017 — “Dark Matter,” by Blake Crouch Not a scifi fan? You will be after reading Blake Crouch's mind-bending, science fiction, thriller love story, "Dark Matter." It's the type of novel you fall into and dread the day you have to put it down. It will twist […]

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Young Bloods Art Collective celebrates “Breaking Boxes” exhibition Friday evening

May 25, 2017 — Breaking down barriers, the Young Bloods Collective introduces a new community of creatives to Steamboat Springs' art scene. And it started with the concept of boxes. In April, the Center for Visual Arts approached the collective, a nonprofit serving the next generation of creatives in […]

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Steamboat Springs Arts Council, writers group to host 36th annual conference

May 18, 2017 — Steamboat Springs — The 36th annual "A Day for Writers" will be a day of writing exploration, offering sharp focus within a short time frame. The Staeamboat Springs Arts Council and Steamboat Writer's Group will host the event on July 21 and July 22 at […]

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Steamboat Art Museum curator retires this month

May 15, 2017 — Steamboat Springs — Shirley Stocks, curator of the Steamboat Art Museum, retired from her role earlier this month. "I want to pursue other interests, my business at Wild Horse Gallery and to travel and paint," Stocks said. Until the board finds another curator to fill […]

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Winter Carnival 2017: Steamboat Springs artist Chula Beauregard picked to design commemorative poster

February 5, 2017 — Steamboat Springs — Steamboat Springs artist Chula Beauregard is no stranger to creating artwork inspired by the annual Winter Carnival. The artist completed a series of Winter Carnival-themed paintings in 2012 and 2013 on her own accord, leaving her well prepared when approached this fall […]

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Eclectic group of artists open new gallery in Steamboat Springs

September 22, 2016 — A few of the owners of Steamboat Springs' newest art gallery, Pine Moon Fine Art, cozy up to rabbit sculptures "Clementine" and "Cotton," who welcome visitors to their new home on Ninth Street. Pictured from left are Susan Gill Jackson, Sue Gallion, Abby Jensen, Sandy […]

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New Gallery 89 opens in time for First Friday Art Walk

August 4, 2016 — Steamboat Springs — Rufina Tegeder's Gallery 89 is located in a portion of the space occupied by the former Circle 7 Gallery in the historic newspaper building at 1009 Lincoln Ave., where she features art work from both near and far. "We have the perfect […]

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