¤ Free Summer Concert Series: Steel Pulse (Poor Corn opens)
When: 5:30 p.m.
Where: Howelsen Hill
Why you should go: These guys are a good wake-up call, and if you don't want one of those, it's a good excuse to dance.
¤ Strings in the Mountains: Robben Ford
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Music Festival Park
Why you should go: Everyone else is going.
¤ Johnny Sketch and The Dirty Notes
When: 10 p.m.
Where: Tugboat Grill and Pub in Ski Time Square
Why you should go: Remember the last time they were here? Hint: It was snowing. Weren't they great?
¤ Yampa Valley Boys play at Decadent Desserts, a fund-raiser for Advocates Against Battering and Abuse
When: 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Catamount Ranch & Club Golf Clubhouse
Cost: $25 / Tickets available at All That Jazz, Cantafio's and at the door
Why you should go: Eat dessert first or maybe instead of dinner altogether.
¤ Roy Book Binder
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Depot Art Center, 1001 13th St.
Cost: $15 at the door / $8 for teens and seniors
Why you should go: If this guy can sing as well as he can tell a story, you're wasting your Tuesday if you don't go.