What to do in Routt County this weekend
May 29, 2010
Steamboat Springs — ❱❱ Historic places bike tour — Centennial Hall, 10 a.m. to noon
Bring a bike and helmet to the free historic places bike tour. Refreshments will be provided. FREE. Call 871-8202. 124 10th St.
❱❱ David Taylor artist's talk — Steamboat Art Museum, 10 a.m.
Quilter David Taylor will discuss his work. FREE. Call 870-1755. 801 Lincoln Ave.
❱❱ Seventh Street Music Jam — Seventh Street downtown, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Local musician Trevor G. Potter with Walt and the Old 37, local band Ragweed and Bonjour Mom, winner of this year's Teen Battle of the Bands, will perform. FREE. Seventh Street in downtown Steamboat Springs.
❱❱ 30th annual Yampa River Festival — Yampa River, starting at noon
A free riverboard surf competition is at noon at Charlie's Hole behind Bud Werner Memorial Library. The raft race is at noon starting at Fetcher Park and costs $10 per person. The crazy river dog competition is at 1 p.m. at the D-Hole (adjacent to the Depot Art Center, 1001 13th St.) and costs $15. The tube rodeo is at 2 p.m., and the kayak rodeo is at 3 p.m. at Charlie's Hole; they cost $10 and $15. Events are FREE to watch. Visit http://friendsoftheyampa.com.
❱❱ Randy Kelley and Sundog — Depot Art Center, 6 p.m.
Local musicians perform as part of the Yampa River Festival. A $10 donation covers dinner, drinks and dancing. 1001 13th St.
❱❱ Cosmic Night and free karaoke — Snow Bowl, 7 p.m.
FREE admission. Call 879-9840. 2090 Snow Bowl Plaza, off U.S. Highway 40 in west Steamboat.
❱❱ The Delta Sonics — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.
The Colorado-based blues band plays styles including Chicago blues, West Coast swing, New Orleans rhythm and blues, and early rock 'n' roll. Learn more at http://www.deltasonics.net. Pay $5 at the door. Call 879-9898. 56 Seventh St.
❱❱ Teen night at Shorty's, 9 to 11 p.m.
Shorty's hosts a night for local teenagers with free movies, games, karaoke and more. Call 736-2686 for more information. FREE. The restaurant is at 107 Moffat Ave. in Oak Creek.
❱❱ Yampa River Festival — Yampa River, starting at 10 a.m.
The kayak slalom starts at 10 a.m. behind Rabbit Ears Motel and costs $15 to enter. The junior rodeo is from 2 to 4 p.m. and costs $10 to enter. Practice runs for the Paddling Life Pro Invitational are at 4 p.m. at Fish Creek and Charlie's Hole (behind Bud Werner Memorial Library, 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue). Events are FREE to watch. Visit http://friendsoftheyampa.com.
❱❱ Live trivia — Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant, 6:30 p.m.
Test your nonessential knowledge in four rounds of questions, with categories including sports, history, food and music. Call 871-6277. 628 Lincoln Ave. FREE.
❱❱ Cleft Lip and Palate benefit — Snow Bowl, 7 p.m. to midnight
A $10 donation gets free beer and bowling at this event, where participants are asked to dress in their best "Big Lebowski" costume. Call 879-9840. 2090 Snow Bowl Plaza, off U.S. Highway 40 in west Steamboat.
❱❱ Bingo night — The Tap House Sports Grill, 8 p.m.
Bingo with prizes. FREE. Call 879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.
❱❱ Judge Roughneck — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.
Denver-based Judge Roughneck combines ska and reggae music. Visit http://www.judgeroughneck.com for more. Pay $5 at the door. Call 879-9898. 56 Seventh St.
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