The Fling plays at 9 p.m. Saturday at Ghost Ranch Saloon with The Knew. The bands tour together every year, and The Knew guitarist Tyler Breuer called his friends’ band “throwback psychedelic pop.”

Dylan Cortez/Courtesy

The Fling plays at 9 p.m. Saturday at Ghost Ranch Saloon with The Knew. The bands tour together every year, and The Knew guitarist Tyler Breuer called his friends’ band “throwback psychedelic pop.”

What to do in Steamboat for Sept. 10 to 16

Advertisement

Editor's note: This story has been updated from its original version to correct the description of the band Quartermoon.

TODAY

❱❱ Figure drawing session — Artists’ Gallery of Steamboat, 9 a.m. to noon

The Artists’ Gallery of Steamboat hosts a drop-in figure drawing session. Bring your own materials. A model is provided. The cost is $12 per session. Call Kim at 970-846-3680. 1009 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Trevor G. Potter with Rural Wreckage — Rex’s American Grill & Bar, 4 p.m.

Live acoustic Americana rock on the patio. FREE. Call 970-870-0438. 3190 S. Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Routt County Search and Rescue fundraiser — Olympian Hall, 5 to 9 p.m.

Help support the 28-member team that volunteers time for the community. Search and Rescue members will offer wilderness survival training during the event. Beer and wine will be for sale, and there will be a drawing for a ski pass and a silent auction. Tickets are $15, and children younger than 6 are free. Howelsen Hill Lodge.

❱❱ Leaner, Lunker and Friends — Sweetwater Grill, 5 to 8 p.m.

FREE happy hour entertainment. Call 970-879-9500. Eighth and Yampa streets.

❱❱ Paul Potyen and Organstein jazz trio — Three Peaks Grill, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Jazz music in a dining setting. Call 970-879-3399. 2165 Pine Grove Road.

❱❱ Rock on Ice — Howelsen Ice Arena, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

The arena turns out the lights and turns on the disco lights, cranking the music for this teen-focused event. All are welcome. Admission is $6 and includes skates. Call 970-879-4300. 285 Howelsen Parkway.

❱❱ Horizons Specialized Services 35th anniversary — Steamboat Springs Community Center, 6:30 to 9 p.m.

Join Horizons staff and clients and members of the Steamboat community for an evening of 1970s music, costumes and festivities like a photo booth. Entry is free, but registration is appreciated. Beer and wine will be served and donations are suggested. Call Rebecca at 970-879-2065, ext. 111, to register or volunteer. FREE. 1605 Lincoln Ave.

Rowdy Shadehouse Funk Band

❱❱ The Rowdy Shadehouse — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

Denver-based funk rock. FREE. Call 970-879-9898. 56 Seventh St.

❱❱ Blue Krewe — The Tugboat Grill & Pub, 9:30 p.m.

A Colorado-based Louisiana blues outlet, Blue Krewe, plays jazz and funk with swampy roots influence. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.

Hampton Sell


Hampton Sell songs


❱❱ Hampton Sell — Old Town Pub, 9:30 p.m.

Hippie and hillbilly come together when Jim Hampton and Kristin Sell combine their guitar, harmonica and folk-country vocals. FREE. Call 970-879-2101. 600 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Henry Howard — The Boathouse Pub, 10 p.m.

Live acoustic rock from a local artist. FREE. Call 970-879-4797. 609 Yampa St.

❱❱ DJ Also Starring — The Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

DJ spins house favorites. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

SATURDAY

❱❱ Mainstreet Farmers Market — Sixth Street, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The final Mainstreet Farmers Market features produce, food vendors and crafts. Kirk Martenson plays live music from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. FREE. Call 970-846-1800. Sixth Street downtown between Lincoln Avenue and Oak Street.

❱❱ 23rd annual Yampa River Rubber Ducky Race — Brooklyn Bridge at Fifth Street, 10 a.m.

Watch as 2,500 rubber birds float down the Yampa River, and buy your own “ducks” to benefit the Healthcare Foundation for the Yampa Valley. Tickets are $10 and will be sold from noon to 6 p.m. today at Safeway and City Market, at the Healthcare Foundation today and near the Fifth Street bridge on race day. Ticket holders with the fastest ducks win prizes.

❱❱ Family Yoga — Routt County Courthouse lawn, 10 to 11 a.m.

Taught by Sherry Hakanson-Moore, this community class is part of the occasional mind-body awareness series and is designed for all levels of experience. Wear comfortable clothes, and bring a mat and a blanket if you have one. Class is by donation, and all proceeds go to the Steamboat Springs School District nurse’s office to provide snacks for hungry students. Rain, snow or other extreme weather will move the class to Library Hall. FREE. Call 970-879-0240 or visit www.steamboatlibrary.org. Sixth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

❱❱ Build your own greeting card — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 1 to 3 p.m.

Create cards for any holiday with Chris Erickson. Materials cost $15. Call 970-870-0384. 1280 13th St.

❱❱ Todd Musselman — Rex’s American Grill & Bar, 4 p.m.

Acoustic rock on the patio. FREE. Call 970-870-0438. 3190 S. Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Quartermoon — Sweetwater Grill, 5 to 8 p.m.

The country folk-rock trio is a local band comprising Gib Manzanares, John Aviza and John Huge. FREE. Call 970-879-9500. Eighth and Yampa streets.

❱❱ Cosmic Night and free karaoke — Snow Bowl, 7 p.m.

FREE admission. Call 970-879-9840. 2090 Snow Bowl Plaza, off U.S. Highway 40 in west Steamboat.

❱❱ Steamboat Swings — Depot Art Center, 7 to 10 p.m.

Join Steamboat’s own big band jazz group for an evening of music and dancing from the swing era and beyond. Tickets are $15 per person or $25 per couple at the door. Call 970-879-9008. 1001 13th Street.

❱❱ Rock on Ice — Howelsen Ice Arena, 7 to 9 p.m.

The arena turns out the lights and turns on the disco lights, cranking the music for this teen-focused event. All are welcome. Admission is $6 and includes skates. Call 970-879-4300. 285 Howelsen Parkway.

❱❱ Teen night — Shorty’s, 9 to 11 p.m.

Shorty’s hosts a night for local teenagers with free movies, games, karaoke and more. Call 970-736-2686 for more information. FREE. 107 Moffat Ave. in Oak Creek.

The Knew

❱❱ The Knew with The Fling — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

The Fling


Denver-based indie pop punk artists The Knew just released a 7-inch EP in the wake of their 2010 full-length release, “Pulperia.” An emerging rock act in the indie scene, The Knew is fresh off an appearance at the Mile High Music Festival and the Monolith Festival. The Fling, an indie-pop outfit from Long Beach, Calif., also plays. FREE. Call 970-879-9898. 56 Seventh St.

❱❱ Blue Krewe — The Tugboat Grill & Pub, 9:30 p.m.

A Colorado-based Louisiana blues outlet, Blue Krewe plays jazz and funk with swampy roots influence. Tickets are $5. Call 970-879-7070. 1860 Ski Time Square Drive.

❱❱ Kirk Martenson and Friends — Old Town Pub, 9:30 p.m.

High-energy acoustic rock from local artists. FREE. Call 970-879-2101.

❱❱ DJ Melirae — The Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

Ladies night. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

SUNDAY

❱❱ Boa and the Constrictors — Rex’s American Grill & Bar, 4 p.m.

End of the summer season barbecue Blues Bash with live blues rock on the patio. FREE. Call 970-870-0438. 3190 S. Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Java & Jazz — Lake Catamount Clubhouse, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Enjoy an evening of specialty coffees and live jazz music to benefit Partners in Routt County. The event offers premier silent auction items, hors d’oeuvres and wine. Tickets are $50 for one person or $80 for two and are available at All That Jazz and at the door. Call 970-879-6141. 33400A Catamount Drive off U.S. Highway 40 south of Steamboat Springs.

❱❱ 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. FREE. Call 970-871-6277. 628 Lincoln Ave.

MONDAY

❱❱ Poker night — The Tap House Sports Grill, 7 p.m.

Steamboat Recreational Poker League hosts a weekly poker tournament. Players must be at least 18 years old. Call 970-879-2431 for more information. 729 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Taming the Mind, an introduction to meditation — Bud Werner Memorial Library, 7 p.m.

A secular introduction to finding freedom in meditation and calming the mind with Tim Olmsted in Library Hall. FREE. Call 970-846-2699. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

❱❱ Open Mic Night — The Boathouse Pub, 8 p.m.

Paul Geppert hosts an open mic night. FREE. Call 970-879-4797. 609 Yampa St.

TUESDAY

❱❱ Expressions of the Spirit — 465 Anglers Drive, Suite C, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Local writer and life coach Susan de Wardt leads a weekly writing workshop. Call 970-846-6562 or go to www.mindworkscoaching.com for more information.

❱❱ Live music — Saketumi, 5 p.m.

Locals’ night includes food and drink specials and live music with Eric Delaney and friends. FREE. Call 970-870-1019. 1875 Ski Time Square Drive.

❱❱ Acrylic canvas floor mats workshop — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 5:45 to 8:30 p.m.

Explore a unique art form with Dona Steele and take home beautiful, functional pieces. The class is $120 and materials are $30. Call 970-879-0384. 1280 13th St.

❱❱ Adult beginning/intermediate pottery — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 6 to 9 p.m.

Learn the basics and explore artistic progression on the pottery wheel with instructor Julie Anderson. The class is $250 and includes five day passes to the pottery studio. Materials are $60. Call 970-879-0384. 1280 13th St.

❱❱ Country Dancing — Steamboat Smokehouse, 7 p.m.

Free traveling cha-cha lesson from 7 to 7:30 and then a disc jockey spins country favorites. FREE. Call 970-879-7427. Ninth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

❱❱ Trevor G. Potter with Rural Wreckage — The Boathouse Pub, 9 p.m.

Local Americana folk rock. FREE. Call 970-879-4797. 609 Yampa St.

WEDNESDAY

❱❱ Writers workshop — Amante Coffee, noon to 1 p.m.

The workshop is $10 per writer per session and is hosted by author Jill Murphy Long. Bring paper and pen or a laptop and writings. Call 970-846-1428. 685 Marketplace Plaza.

❱❱ Trevor G. Potter — Sweetwater Grill, 5 to 8 p.m.

Live acoustic Americana at happy hour. FREE. Call 970-879-9500. Eighth and Yampa streets.

❱❱ Acrylic canvas floor mats workshop — Steamboat Arts & Craft Gym, 5:45 to 8:30 p.m.

Explore a unique art form with Dona Steele and take home beautiful, functional pieces. The class is $120 and materials are $30. Call 970-879-0384. 1280 13th St.

❱❱ Live trivia — The Tap House Sports Grill, 6:30 p.m.

Answer questions on a variety of topics for a chance at Tap House gift cards. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Extended happy hour with Brian Kofke — Old Town Pub, 7 to 9 p.m.

Live acoustic rock music. FREE. Call 970-879-2101. 600 Lincoln Ave.

Megan Burtt


❱❱ Megan Burtt — The Boathouse Pub, 9 p.m.

Vocalist and guitarist Megan Burtt plays folk-pop with an edge. FREE. Call 970-879-4797. 609 Yampa St.

THURSDAY

❱❱ Steamboat Springs Writers Group — Depot Art Center, noon

Local writers gather for weekly readings of their work; visitors are welcome. FREE. Call 970-879-9008. 1001 13th St.

❱❱ Readers Theater Workshop — Bud Werner Memorial Library, 6 to 8 p.m.

Join the officials Story-time for Grownups readers and other members of the community interested in learning more about public speaking for a FREE workshop in Library Hall. Stuart Handloff, story-time artistic director and local theater director, will offer instruction in vocal technique and the art of reading to an audience. Call 970-355-9403. 13th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

❱❱ Writers workshop — Epilogue Book Co., 6 to 7 p.m.

Author Jill Murphy Long hosts the weekly workshop. Bring your writings, ideas and questions. $10 per session. Call 970-846-1428. 837 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Jewelry design workshop — Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym, 6:15 to 8:30 p.m.

Work on new designs and concepts in homemade jewelry with Monique Payne. The class is $50 and materials range from $10 to $40. Call 970-879-0384. 1280 13th St.

❱❱ Nancy Cook and Randy Kelley — Steamboat Smokehouse, 7 to 10 p.m.

Local artists play energetic folk rock and diverse acoustic music. Enjoy the influences of roots and bluegrass that ride on the sound waves of the duo’s mandolin, guitar and fiddle parts. FREE. Call 970-879-7427. Ninth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

Mad Dog and the Smokin' J's

❱❱ Mad Dog and the Smokin’ J’s — Ghost Ranch Saloon, 9 p.m.

Blending gritty rockabilly and driving country-punk, drummer Mad Dog leads the Denver-based trio with the dynamic spirit of rock ’n’ roll. FREE. Call 970-879-9898. 56 Seventh St.

❱❱ Speak of the Devil — Old Town Pub, 9:30 p.m.

Rock out to a local metal band. FREE. Call 970-879-2101. 600 Lincoln Ave.

❱❱ Karaoke — The Tap House Sports Grill, 10 p.m.

The Tap House hosts karaoke every Thursday. FREE. Call 970-879-2431. 729 Lincoln Ave.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Requires free registration

Posting comments requires a free account and verification.