Steamboat briefs: Volunteers sought for Winter Carnival events |

Steamboat briefs: Volunteers sought for Winter Carnival events

The Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association is seeking volunteers to help with the Winter Carnival street events Saturday and Sunday. Various times are available. Contact Sarah Leonard at or 970-875-7006 for more information.

Entries being accepted for the Winter Carnival parade

The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club now is accepting Winter Carnival parade entries for the 98th annual Winter Carnival.

The Winter Carnival parade is Sunday after the street events on Lincoln Avenue. Anyone is welcome to participate, but only those who use a diamond hitch are eligible to be judged. The entry fee is a $7 Winter Carnival button, which is used to attend all of the week's events.

Entry forms can be found at, the Winter Sports Club offices or the Chamber visitors center. Call 970-879-0695, ext. 100, with questions.

Event artist applications are accepted until March 1

Applications for artist entries for the 10th Annual Bust of Steamboat are being accepted until March 1. Final selections will be awarded by May 1.

The Yampa Valley Breast Cancer Awareness Project selection committee is looking for 20 artists and sponsors for the October fundraiser. In order to draw the highest possible bids, this year's entries will be hand-selected by panel of judges. This selection also will ensure a variety of media representation and a diversity of talent. Applications and artistic ideas can be submitted by visiting or calling 970-846-4554. All funds raised benefit Routt and Moffat county women in the fight against breast cancer. The 10th annual Bust of Steamboat will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 21 at Three Peaks Bar & Grill.

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Weight Watchers group to change location, meet day

Weight Watchers will meet on a new day and location starting Wednesday. The group will meet Wednesdays in the basement at Holy Name Catholic Church in Steamboat. Doors will open at 11:45 a.m. with the meeting from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. Call Georgian at 970-879-0661 for more information.

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