Top 5 arts, culture and heritage events
June 26, 2014
Steamboat Springs — Art is an essential element to the culture of the Steamboat Springs community. We have gathered a list of the top arts, culture and heritage event to go to this weekend:
Strings Festival Orchestra: Tchaikovsky and Piazzolla
The classical season opens with familiar yet captivating works for chamber orchestra, led by the violin of Strings Music Director Andrés Cárdenes.
Saturday, June 28 | 8 p.m. | Tickets start at $55 and $5 for kids
The Chief Players present: “Sylvia”
Sylvia is a play about a dog, the couple who adopts her and the drama that ensues. It was written by A. R. Gurney and first produced in 1995.
Find tickets and more information at http://www.chieftheater.org.
Friday June 27 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, June 28 at 7 p.m. | Chief Theater | 813 Lincoln Ave
Brown Bag Lecture Series
Author Flint Whitlock discusses his book, "Soldiers on Skis: A Pictorial Memoir of the 10th Mountain Division." Check out http://www.treadofpioneers.org for upcoming speakers and topics. Bring a friend and bring a lunch.
Friday, June 27 | 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. | FREE | Tread of Pioneers Museum | 800 Oak St.
Join clay artisan Julie Anderson for a "Low Relief" demonstration and view the Yampa Valley Clay Artisans' exhibit titled "Yampa Valley Curse." 970-879-9008.
Go to http://www.steamboatarts.org for more information.
Saturday, June 28 | 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Free | Depot Art Center | 1001 13th St.
Sensory Safari Scavenger Hunt
Meet at the Marina Picnic Area to learn about nature by going on a scavenger hunt. Free with park pass.
Saturday, June 28 | 2 to 3 p.m. | Steamboat Lake State Park
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