St. Paddy’s Day events in Routt County
March 17, 2011
Steamboat Springs — ■ Irish Dance ceili — Library Hall at Bud Werner Memorial Library, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.
Celebrate the St. Patrick's Day holiday with Steamboat's own Irish dancers. Enjoy a 15-minute demonstration and then try it on your own during a 45-minute beginner class. All ages. Free. Call 970-879-0240. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.
■ Knights of Columbus St. Patrick's Day Dinner — Holy Name Catholic Church, 5:30 p.m.
Corned beef, cabbage and a festive atmosphere for the Irish holiday. Admission is by donation. Fifth and Oak streets.
■ Corned beef and cabbage supper to support muscular dystrophy — Soroco High School, 6 to 8 p.m.
Enjoy a festive St. Patrick's Day corned beef and cabbage supper to support the fight against muscular dystrophy. The cost is $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors. Children ages 4 to 10 are $5, and children 3 and younger eat free.
■ St. Patrick's Day Torchlight Parade and Fireworks — Base of Steamboat Ski Area, 8 p.m.
Don't miss the trail of torches lighting up the mountain as members of the Steamboat Ski & Snowboard School parade down.
■ E.O.E. — Sweetwater Grill, 9 p.m.
E.O.E. returns to Steamboat in full form. Winner of six Best of New Orleans awards, E.O.E. will be putting it all out there for a St. Patrick's Day show. Free. Call 970-879-9500. Eighth and Yampa streets.
■ Trevor Hall — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.
This singer and guitarist is known for his song "Other Ways," but the soulful lyricist has been making waves in the indie music world, as well. Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door. Call 970-879-9898. 56 Seventh St.
■ Old Town Pickers — Old Town Pub, 9:30 p.m.
Join local bluegrass musicians for an evening of eclectic country folk and high-energy bluegrass. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-2101. 600 Lincoln Ave.
■ Johnny O. Band — The Tugboat Grill & Pub, 9:30 p.m.
With funky grooves and high-energy jams, Johnny O's music is captivating and danceable. The band plays many originals as well as some great songs by blues masters of the past. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.