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Best of the Boat voting extended

August 18, 2017 — Want to honor your friend's mustache or favorite margarita? How about best city council member or even town's top cowboy? This weekend is your last chance. The Steamboat Pilot & Today announced it has extended its annual Best of the Boat survey until midnight on […]

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10 events to Go & Do Aug. 18 to 20 in Steamboat Springs

August 18, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Wondering what to do or where to go in Steamboat Springs this weekend? We've got you covered with a few events to venture to this weekend. Friday, Aug. 18 Summer Soul: Tera Johnson & Neil Marchman 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. | Hahn’s […]

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Where to watch the 2017 solar eclipse in Steamboat Springs

August 17, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — By now, you've probably heard of the upcoming Great American Eclipse. On Monday, Aug. 21, the 70-mile wide shadow of the moon will sweep across the U.S. through parts of Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia […]

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New mascot ruffling feathers at 6th annual Yampa Valley Crane Festival

August 17, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — There's a new character that will be ruffling feathers at the sixth annual Yampa Valley Crane Festival. "Sandy," the festival's newly created mascot that resembles a Greater Sandhill Crane, will make an appearance at a few of this year's community programs that […]

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Strings Music Festival: Quirks around the Strings Music Pavilion

August 17, 2017 — Every performance venue has a few quirks. Sometimes, they're architectural, like a venue I once worked in where the exterior loading dock door didn't line up with the interior loading dock, so neither could be used for loading operations. Sometimes, they're tied to homegrown traditions […]

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Trampled by Turtles frontman Dave Simonett brings side project to Steamboat

August 17, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — From the progressive bluegrass tunes of Trampled by Turtles, one of the band’s founding members Dave Simonett has a new sound. Known as an “emotionally resonant brand of Americana-infused indie rock,” Simonett’s band, Dead Man Winter, will make its way to Steamboat […]

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Steamboat Springs Young Professionals’ Table of 10 to feature ‘chief of the Chief’

August 17, 2017 — Success for Scott Parker is the gradual realization of a worthy goal. "If you set worthy goals and achieve them, then you're successful," said Parker, executive director of the Chief Theater also known as "chief of the Chief.” Whether its biking 900 miles on the […]

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Out & About at the 14th annual Steamboat Wine Festival

August 17, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The 14th annual Steamboat Wine Festival arrived in town last week featuring over 20 different events with more than 100 food artisans, wineries, breweries, distilleries, purveyors and locally made products. Local and national vendors came together to present a series of activities […]

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Book reviews: Debut novels offer heartwarming reading

August 17, 2017 — "The Windfall," by Diksha Basu Diksha Basu's debut novel, "The Windfallm" is a delightful, warm-hearted comedy of manners that explores class, wealth, culture and love. Mr. and Mrs. Jha have lived a modest life in a crowded apartment building in Delhi, India, for the past […]

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JoJo Hermann of Widespread Panic to headline Old Town Pub Thursday with Jojo Slim’s Wednesday

August 16, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — JoJo's Slim Wednesday will be playing at 9 p.m. Thursday at Old Town Pub and Restaurant in downtown Steamboat Springs. The band led by John “JoJo” Hermann, of Widespread Panic fame, focuses on the sound of New Orleans that was pioneered by […]

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Celestial News: Perseid meteor shower early Saturday morning

August 11, 2017 — I recently took my granddaughters up to Yellowstone National Park to experience the natural wonders there. They were captivated, of course, by the Old Faithful geyser that erupts with remarkable regularity. "Pappy, when will Old Feeful go off again?" Ava wanted to know. "In about […]

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MINIs in the Mountains arrives in Steamboat Springs

August 10, 2017 — The 10th annual MINIs in the Mountains event arrives in Steamboat this weekend. For all those Mini-acs out there, this will be the first year the event is held here with Steamboat offering a picturesque backdrop for the group rides and events. Event chairman Jeremy […]

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Steamboat Wine Festival uncorks this weekend with variety of events

August 10, 2017 — Epicurean enthusiasts, it's time to cleanse the palate and prepare those taste buds. This weekend marks the 14th annual Steamboat Wine Festival featuring over 20 different events with more than 100 food artisans, wineries, breweries, distilleries, purveyors and locally made products. Local and national vendors […]

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Strings Music Festival: Language of Music

August 10, 2017 — As if the black-and-white whirl of notes and dots, key signatures and codas, time signatures and accidentals weren't enough information on a piece of sheet music, composers like to throw in key Italian and Latin phrases to further communicate their intentions. Here are a few […]

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10 events to Go & Do Aug. 11 to 13 in Steamboat Springs

August 10, 2017 — Aside from the combination of All Arts Fest, Steamboat Movement Fest, Steamboat Wine Fest and the Minis in the Mountains, there's even more to go explore in Steamboat Springs this weekend. Friday, Aug. 11 Museum Storytelling Noon to 1 p.m. | Tread of Pioneers Museum, […]

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Shinyribs to bring a hip-shaking, soul-singing show to the Chief

August 4, 2017 — Brian Smith remembers when the Austin-based band Shinyribs performed on the Slopeside lawn in Steamboat Springs a few years ago. "It turned into a party," said Smith, a booking agent with B. Smith Presents. "I hear from locals all the time asking, 'When is Shinyribs […]

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Valerian’ and the movie of a thousand clichés

August 4, 2017 — As the search for intelligent life continues, it makes us wonder about the kind of tales to be told from the farthest reaches of the galaxy. If "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" offers any clue, maybe we should be on the lookout […]

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‘SUPSquatch’ competition one of many events slated for Saturday’s inaugural Pearl Lake Festival

August 3, 2017 — Venture out to Pearl Lake this weekend for a different kind of water-sport scene. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 5, the inaugural Pearl Lake Festival will take place near the base of Hahn's Peak at Pearl Lake. "Everyone knows about Steamboat Lake, but […]

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Super Fun Steamboat Show presents premiere of “Modern Day Game of Thrones”

August 3, 2017 — The Super Fun Steamboat Show is back Friday premiering the “Modern Day Game of Thrones,” the newest skit in the troupe’s arsenal. After taking off the month of July, the cast and crew will be back at 8 p.m. on the stage of the Chief […]

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10 events to Go & Do Aug. 4 to 6 in Steamboat Springs

August 3, 2017 — We've got you covered with a few events to venture to this weekend. Friday, Aug. 4   Strings on the Slopes featuring Tyler Peyman 10 a.m. | Gondola Square, 2305 Mt Werner Circle A product of the Boston contemporary music scene, Peyman draws from a […]

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