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Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts: Wild Women First Friday Art Celebration

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts celebrates the annual Wild Women exhibit — this year titled “Facelift” — and a new-and-improved version of its most popular show. Wild Women 2013 will be on display Aug. 2 to Sept. 29 in the gallery.

6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2

601 E. Sixth St.

Info: 945-2414 and

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Summer season

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A family-fun show with professional talent performing a variety of skits, jokes, high-energy dance numbers, novelty songs and original ideas. The show takes place weekends throughout the summer.

6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, and Saturday, Aug. 3, and 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4

Masonic Lodge, 901 Colorado Ave.


Info: 945-9699 and

PAC3 Carbondale: Comic Paula Poundstone

CARBONDALE — It’s may be impossible to attend a Paula Poundstone performance without marveling at her ability to interact spontaneously with audience members in conversations bound to garner riotous laughter. Armed with nothing but a stool, a microphone and a can of Diet Pepsi, Paula’s ability to create humor on the spot has become the stuff of legend.

Doors open at 8:30 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2

Tickets: $30/advance, $35/door

520 S. Third St.

Tickets and info:, Deja Coffee & Brew, Thunder River Market, and Dos Gringos and 925-1663

Steve’s Guitars: David Olney and Sergio Webb

CARBONDALE — This cross between Johnny Cash and Tom Waits has recorded 25 albums over the last four decades. His longtime friend Sergio Webb joins him on the Steve’s stage with opener Brett Hunter providing original guitar works.


8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, www. and

Ramada Inn: Salsa Dance

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Come and have fun with DJ Salson and all the tropical rhythms, enjoy the best salsa dance place in the valley.

9:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2

124 W. Sixth St.

Info: 945-2500

Hattie Thompson Restaurant: Live Music with Dave Harding and Amy Hawes

CARBONDALE — Enjoy live music on the patio from talented local duo Dave and Amy. Soak in the view of Mount Sopris with food and drink. No cover.

6-8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3

Info: 963-0300, and

Redstone’s Magical Moment Summer Concert Series: Giddyup Kittys

REDSTONE — An all-female, high-energy group performing country-grass music with a sweet southern flavor, classy, sweet and smooth. Free concert.

6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3

Redstone Park

Info: 963-8240 and

Kanpai Sushi & Bar: Free live music

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — 4 AM, the acoustic three-piece band, plays cover rock and blues. No cover.

7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3


Sixth Street Bar & Grill: Painters Stage

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Free live acoustic music performed by Painters Stage. Eclectic music for everyone by Noemi and Kristof. No cover.

8-10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3

Ramada Inn, 124 W. Sixth St.

Info: 945-2500

The Bayou: Latino Night

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Dance features Ranchera and Banda, traditional sounds of the Mexican culture from La Razza DJ Axel with high tech sound, video and lights. No cover.

10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3

919 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-1047

Steve’s Guitars: The Honeycutters

CARBONDALE — This hot picker band from Western North Carolina features the vocals of Amanda Platt.

8:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, and


Ramada Inn: Monday Night Jazz

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Ramada Inn features jazz musician Pablo Gorra for Monday Night Jazz Jam Sessions.

7-9:30 p.m. Mondays

124 W. Sixth St.

Info: and 945-2500

Steve’s Guitars: Rebecca Frazier with Hit & Run

CARBONDALE — In 2006, Rebecca Frazier was the first woman on the cover of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and she has been writing and playing before and since then.

8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, and

Rhythm & Grace Carbondale: Music and dance

CARBONDALE — Weekly class hosted by Aspen Santa Fe Ballet appropriate for anyone with Parkinson’s disease, no matter how advanced. Dance experience not required.

1-2 p.m. Wednesdays

Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St.

Register: (866) 718-2996 and

Rivers: Open Mic Nite

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Open mic for artists of all types hosted by Dan Rosenthal. All talents welcome. $1 taco special. No cover.

8-10 p.m. Wednesdays

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813

Carbondale Council on Arts & Humanities (CCAH): Cohabitation, Cooperation, Collaboration: A Most Unusual Project

CARBONDALE — View select pieces of individual and collaborative work by accomplished Roaring Fork artists couples: K and Mark Cesark, Sue Drinker and Dick Durrance, Wewer and Steve Keohane, Nancy Lovendahl and Scott Keating, Annette and Andrew Roberts-Gray. Each artist will feature a select piece of individual work and collaborative work with their significant others to reveal intricacies of their relationships through art. Through Aug. 30.

6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8

CCAH’s R2 Gallery


CCAH: Mosaic’s Youth ARTCamp

CARBONDALE — Limited spaces are still available for youth, ages 9-14, in CCAH’s Mosaics ARTCamp with teacher Rochelle Norwood. The camp takes place from 1-3 p.m. Aug. 12-16. Youth will learn to modify found objects and tile to create anything from unique picture frames to table tops.

Preregister by Thursday, Aug. 8

Info: 963-1680 and


Gallery 809: Tish McFee

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Introducing July’s artist of the month, Tish McFee.

Throughout July

809 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-0809

Wyly Community Art Center: “Betsy Chaffin: daily fragments.”

BASALT — Exhibition of contemporary paintings and works on paper by Snowmass artist Betsy Chaffin. Free and open to the public. Exhibition runs through Aug. 29.

Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

99 Midland Ave.

Info:, 927-4123 and

Ann Korologos Gallery: “Definitely Dinah — Dinah K. Worman New Works”

BASALT — “Definitely Dinah — Dinah K. Worman New Works” is the Taos artist’s landscape paintings instantly recognizable for their clarity, depth, and quality of light. Exhibit runs through July 22.

211 Midland Ave.

Info: and 927-9668

Toklat Gallery: “Cathy Schermer, New Works – West meets East” and Silver Queen Minerals “Old Rocks”

BASALT — Cathy Schermer exhibits a series of encaustic monotypes on Washi with mixed media element, using native birds and natural birds and natural found elements in a traditional Japanese scroll design. Silver Queen Minerals specializes in Colorado minerals and mining memorabilia.

231 Midland Ave.

Info: and 927-1437

CMC ArtShare Gallery: Photography by George Stranahan

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — An exhibit of black-and-white photographs by George Stranahan will be shown at the Colorado Mountain College ArtShare Gallery through Sept. 25. The exhibit features his 1930s-classical-style portraits, landscapes and geometric imagery.

802 Grand Ave.

Info: and 947-8367

CPAC: 11th “Art aRound Town” Sculptures

CARBONDALE — Featuring works by 14 artists from seven states, “Art aRound Town” is a rotating, year-long public art exhibition showcasing sculptures throughout own.

Various locations


Main Street Gallery: Regional artists

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Works by Dean Bowlby, Stephen Datz, Berard Hofmann, Jane Lee, Linda Loeschen and Mary Noone. The gallery also specializes in preservation-quality framing.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday

817 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs

399 Main St., Carbondale

Info:, 945-4817 and 963-3775

CCAH: Drop-in figure drawing class

CARBONDALE — Open to all ages and abilities, CCAH is offering an uninstructed session for figure drawing. Bring your own easel and supplies.

7-9 p.m. Mondays

Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St.

Fee: Model’s fee

Info:, and 963-1680

Midland Arts Company: Local artists’ offerings

RIFLE — This cooperative gift shop features the work of the six artist-owners and about 30 additional local artists: handmade soaps and candles, fabric arts, iron work, original paintings, and turned-wood lamps, along with the already existing artisan jewelry and pottery.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

110 E. Third St., Rifle, next to the Blush Salon

Info: and 625-3068

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