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September 2016
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The Heartstring Hunters in Concert

The Heartstring Hunters in concert. A benefit for the Salida Community Center, 305 F Street. 7 p.m. door, 7:30 music. $12 advance,$15 door. Tickets at The Center and at the Heart of the Rockies Chamber. With special guests, The Byss-Callie Boys. 

Fri, Sep 02, 2016   

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Salida Wine Fest

Enjoy wine samples from Colorado winemakers along the Arkansas River, with tasty treats from local food vendors, live music performances, and tantalizing creations from local artists.

Sat, Sep 03, 2016   

Salida Visitor Events
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Optimist Pancake Breakfast

Support the local Optimist Club during a pancake breakfast

Sat, Sep 03, 2016    6:30am - 8:30am

Buena Vista Events
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Texas Pete

A New Orleans-based 5 piece country/folk/mountain string band with country standards, traditional folk warhorses, breakneck bluegrass numbers, belly-rubbing waltzes. Equipped with boots, hats, and bolo ties, Texas Pete inspires audiences to dance the night away.
Purchase tickets online at salidasteamplant.com or at the SteamPlant box office at 220 West Sackett Avenue. $7/ticket.

Sat, Sep 03, 2016    7:30am - 8:30am

Salida Visitor Events
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Hometown Picnic

A free, annual event sponsored by the city of Salida, food available for purchase, games, music, and free popcorn. Come check out San Luis Valley Big Band, CMC Jazz project and the jazz combo Pitch Black. For additional information, call the SteamPlant office at 719-530-0933.

Sun, Sep 04, 2016    2pm - 7:30pm

Salida Visitor Events
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Creative Mixer

This monthly happy hour is a great chance to socialize with fellow Salida artists in a relaxed atmosphere, hosted by the Salida Council for the Arts. Free and open to the public. Appetizers and beverages available.

Thu, Sep 08, 2016    5:30pm - 7pm

Salida Visitor Events
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Trout Unlimited Movie - Mystery of the CuttyRainBrown Trout

Hank Patterson And The Mystery Of The CuttyRainBrown! documents Hank’s quest to become the first human ever to catch the mythical CuttyRainBrown trout on a fly rod. The story takes him and his crew to all six corners of the state of Idaho, into Montana, in and out of fly shops, and down many of Hank’s favorite trout fishing rivers. Join Hank as he deals with crazy hitchhikers, kidnappings, ex-girlfriend yoga instructors, and many more twists and turns in this truly one of a k...

Thu, Sep 08, 2016    7pm - 9:30pm

Salida Visitor Events
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Outsider: The Art and Life of Judith Scott

For more than a decade, Judith Scott has been deeply involved in making large, colorful body-like sculptures out of found objects and yarn. Her works are abstract, dense, multilayered, and ultimately, a mystery. Judith cannot tell us what inspires her to create these objects. As a woman with Down syndrome, who is deaf and does not speak, these sculptures are Judith’s most complex means of communication.
 
Outsider: The Life and Art of Judith Scott is a documentary that trans...

Fri, Sep 09, 2016    7pm - 9:30pm

Salida Visitor Events
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Second Saturday Gallery Tours and Art Reception

Enjoy all day Art Gallery Tours in Salida's historic downtown followed by an informal Art Reception at the Salida SteamPlant Event Center.

Sat, Sep 10, 2016   

Salida Visitor Events
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Salida Fiber Festival

The Salida Fiber Festival includes a variety of fiber based vendors, offers classes, demonstrations, and activities to keep the entire family entertained.

Sat, Sep 10, 2016    - Sun, Sep 11, 2016   

Salida Visitor Events
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Apple Fest

Buena Vista Heritage hosts Apple Fest with tours of the farm, apple pie contests, demonstrations of historic trades and old-time entertainment

Sat, Sep 10, 2016    10am - 4pm

Buena Vista Events
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Salida Bike Festival

A 4 day festival celebrating bicycles of all kinds

Thu, Sep 15, 2016    - Sun, Sep 18, 2016   

Salida Visitor Events
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Autumn Color Run

Sat, Sep 17, 2016   

Buena Vista Events
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William Boddy’s Birthday Jam

Celebrating the life of local Salida Artist William Boddy with a Bash

Sat, Sep 17, 2016    7pm - 10pm

Salida Visitor Events
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Crest Crank bike ride

The Monarch Crest Crank is the historic fundraiser for the Chaffee County Alliance Against Domestic Abuse. The final event during Salida BikeFest, the Monarch Crest Crank is a race along the famous Crest Crank Trail.

Sun, Sep 18, 2016   

Salida Visitor Events
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Farmer´s Market

Food and craft booths

Sun, Sep 18, 2016    7:30am - 12:30pm

Buena Vista Events
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Buena Vista ATV Historical Color Tour

Participants from around the country come to this off-road rally and mountain festival to visit the area’s old mining sites and ghost towns on self-guided OHV tours during beautiful fall colors.

Tue, Sep 20, 2016    - Sat, Sep 24, 2016   

Buena Vista Events
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Collegiate Peaks Forum Series

Lecturer: Chris Impey, Astronomer

Thu, Sep 22, 2016    7pm - 9pm

Buena Vista Events
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Farmer´s Market

Food and craft booths

Sun, Sep 25, 2016    7:30am - 12:30pm

Buena Vista Events
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Comedian Bryan Kellen

Rubber-bodied and dynamically engaging, comedian Bryan Kellen has become an energetic, comedic powerhouse. Bryan’s feverish mix of storytelling, observational humor, and physical comedy produces one of the most universally captivating shows in entertainment today. He has become the regular theater tour opener for television star and notable comedian, George Lopez, who noticed Bryan’s reliable abilities and similar style of turning uncomfortable life experiences into hilarious...

Thu, Sep 29, 2016    7:30pm - 9:30pm

Salida Visitor Events
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Fall Into Stories

 
Professional storytellers Maureen Korte and Debra Olson-Tolar will present a lively storytelling concert for grown ups on October 1, 2016 at the Congregational Church, 217 Crossman Ave., in Buena Vista. The program, titled “Fall Into Stories,” will begin at 7pm. There is a suggested donation of $8, with proceeds going to the artists. 

Sat, Oct 01, 2016    7pm - 9pm

Buena Vista Events
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Farmer´s Market

Food and craft booths

Sun, Oct 02, 2016    7:30am - 12:30pm

Buena Vista Events

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