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Gone to the Dogs – July

Jul 04, 2017

We’ve expanded our permanent Obedience Classes to include a Level 1 and Level 2 Obedience Class on Thursdays mornings.  This gives our students 3 classes they can attend every week.  This makes our Obedience Classes as low as $6-$8/class depending upon the Access Program you sign up for!  Great Obedience...

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Salida Rec – July

Jul 04, 2017

CUSTOMER APPRECIATION FOR JULY AND AUGUST! For the months July and August we will be offering our Raft & Swim discount. Bring in your receipt within 1 week of a guided raft trip with ANY Arkansas Valley raft company for $2 off adult/$1 off regular youth daily admission.   COMMUNITY DISC...

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Dedication Ceremony for Loyal Duke Monument – July 4

Dedication Ceremony for Loyal Duke Monument – July 4

Jun 29, 2017

            The public is invited to a dedication ceremony celebrating the newly refurbished monument to Salida’s historic and cherished canine, “Loyal Duke”.  The event will take place Tuesday, July 4 at 11:00 am at the historic Loyal Duke gravesite and monument on Tenderfoot Mountain. Around...

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21st Annual Colorado Brewers Rendezvous – July 8, 2017

21st Annual Colorado Brewers Rendezvous – July 8, 2017

Jun 29, 2017

The 21st Annual Colorado Brewers Rendezvous takes place on Saturday, July 8th from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Riverside Park in historic downtown Salida, Colorado, surrounded by soaring mountains and hugged by the Arkansas River. You will enjoy live music throughout the event with great food vendors offering up tasty concoctions to pair with your favorite beers! The event features over 80 Colorado Breweries with over 300 samplings of beer offered. The 20th anniversary of this fabulous mountain beer festival promises to be outstanding! All Online Ticket Holders: Dedicated entrance is located at Sackett and E Street. Sorry, no dogs allowed in park. For additional information call 719-539-2068 or email info@salidachamber.org.


Salida Aspen Concerts – July 8,15,22,29

Salida Aspen Concerts – July 8,15,22,29

Jun 29, 2017

Salida Aspen Concerts will present an array of international classical music stars in the 2017 season, including bassist/composer Edgar Meyer, pianist Joyce Yang, violinist William Hagen with pianist Orion Weiss, guitarist Colin Davin, and the Pacifica Quartet.   This will be the 41st year of concerts featuring mainly faculty and...

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Stacy Joslin, Avatar Master – July 11 & 13

Stacy Joslin, Avatar Master – July 11 & 13

Jun 28, 2017

  Free Introduction to The Avatar Course, Tuesday July 11 and Thursday July 13th, 6:00pm.  This course teaches the skills to live deliberately and create the life you want to live!  The next full course is in Denver beginning August 12th. Contact Stacey for more details:  theavatarsource@gmail.com “Learn to work...

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Salida Community Blood Drive – July 11

Salida Community Blood Drive – July 11

Jun 28, 2017

SALIDA COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE Tuesday, July 11 * 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Held at the Steam Plant Event Center at - 220 W. Sackett Ave. For more information or to schedule an appointment contact: Bonfils at 800-365-0006, ext. 2 or www.bonfils.com and enter site code #0328. Walk-in's are welcome and will be worked in around scheduled appointments.


9th Annual Riverside Fine Arts & Music Festival – July 15 & 16

9th Annual Riverside Fine Arts & Music Festival – July 15 & 16

Jun 28, 2017

A Premier Festival in Riverside Park! National & Local Juried Fine Artists Live Music Stage . Creation Station For All Ages Phat Fahitas . Big Daddy Dogs Community Biz Booths Free Admission Family Friendly ~ Community Oriented Inspired Events Since 2009 Colorado Event Design is proud to announce our partnership with the Non Profit Organization Colorado School of rock and Wounded Warrior music Program. A music curriculum program for military men and women to reconnect with their families, through a hands on music program that restores relationships and facilitates the return to domestic life. A portion of Sponsorship funds from our 7 Colorado festivals and events is donated to CSR. Call us for info about how your organization can sponsor CSR’s Wounded Warrior Music Program in your community. 303.916.5711


Laura’s Dog Training – Snake Avoidance Workshop – July 16

Laura’s Dog Training – Snake Avoidance Workshop – July 16

Jun 28, 2017

Snake Avoidance Workshop Laura Pintane will be hosting another snake avoidance workshop on Sunday, July 16th. Several folks who'd wanted to bring their dog to the workshop, on June 3rd, weren't able to make it so Danny Upton has offered to come back for this second one. Contact: Laura Pintane of Laura's Dog Training 539-2503, 221-4155 or laurasdogtraining@msn.com


Soulcraft Brewing – July

Soulcraft Brewing – July

Jun 27, 2017

7/1/17 - Live Country with Tanner Fenoglio & Catfish Waldrip 7-9pm 7/12/17 - Swing Dancing 6:30 - 8:30pm 7/15/17 - Live music with TJ Hittle and Friends 7-9pm 7/18/17 - Trivia Night 6-8pm 7/22/17 - Live Funk with Float Goat 8-10pm 7/26/17 - Old Timey Jam Session 6:30 - 8:30pm 7/29/17 - Live music with Bruce Hayes 7-9pm


Guidestone Colorado – Summer Opportunities

Guidestone Colorado – Summer Opportunities

Jun 27, 2017

Summer Opportunities with Guidestone Colorado Start this Week for the Whole Family! Guided Tours Fridays, 12pm-4pm Each week June 16-July 28 The Hutchinson Homestead is open for guided tours of the historic site.  8913 W. Hwy 50, between Salida & Poncha Springs. $5/ person. Saturday Afternoon Gatherings Saturdays 2-4pm Each...

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Colorado Central Telecom Named 2017 Internet Provider of the Year

Colorado Central Telecom Named 2017 Internet Provider of the Year

Jun 27, 2017

Colorado’s premier broadband development conference, Mountain Connect, has named Colorado Central Telecom as 2017 internet Provider of the Year. “Colorado Central Telecom connects unserved and underserved communities in rural Colorado,” CEO Ralph Abrams said. “It’s not an easy undertaking, and the recognition from Mountain Connect means a lot to our...

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High Country Bank – July

High Country Bank – July

Jun 27, 2017

July is National Make a Difference to Children Month   Dear Friends,   In honor of Make a Difference to Children Month, we wanted to provide you with some very helpful tips to assist you in talking to your children about money, knowing that it would “make a difference” in...

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fringe – July

fringe – July

Jun 27, 2017

It's Row by Row season again and Susan Ragan and I have put a ton of work into brainstorming design for you this year....come see us to pick up your kit with pattern or of course your free pattern. The row this year is so pretty and offers both inspiration and challenge. Summer is unfolding in so many directions. The class section on our website has been updated follow this link to have a close look....



Ark Anglers – July

Jun 27, 2017

Dear Friends,   Over the last ten days, the Arkansas River flows at Wellsville have dropped by 3000 cubic feet per second or 68%. An emerald ribbon again defines the contour of the valley, the raging, turbid maelstrom of snowmelt having run and receded and the peaks now suddenly and...

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High Country Bank ” Heart of Colorado!”

Jun 27, 2017

You have a phone, right? It shoots video right? So, why haven’t you entered High Country Bank’s video contest? It’s EASY and FREE! We want to know why you  ♥ summer in the “Heart of Colorado!” Show us why in a video of 60 seconds or less and you could...

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19th Annual Monarch Crest Crank – September 17

19th Annual Monarch Crest Crank – September 17

May 20, 2017

Join us for the 19th Annual Monarch Crest Crank on Sunday, September 17, 2017. This historic fundraiser benefits the Alliance Against Domestic Abuse (AADA). Here are the top 10 reasons you should ride this year: #10: Ride one of the best mountain bike trails http://monarchcrestcrank.com/monarch-crest-trail/ in the country – with...

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Kent Haruf Literary Celebration 2017

Sep 20, 2016

Kent Haruf Literary Celebration September 22 – 24, 2017 Salida SteamPlant Event Center Salida, CO  81201 *** !!! SAVE THE DATE !!! *** Formal Registration will begin in January, 2017. Cost of Celebration is $100 per person. Space is limited to 200 attendees. Preliminary Schedule: Friday, September 22   3:00 –...

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