Community Briefs |

Community Briefs

Tickets are now on sale for Symphony Swing, the Symphony in the Valley gala to benefit the community orchestra for Garfield, Eagle and Pitkin counties.

The gala events feature the Symphony in the Valley Jazz Orchestra playing the top tunes from the Big Band era, with a variety of guest vocalists, including Jeannie Walla, Lorraine Curry and Kelly Thompson.

Symphony Swing will be presented at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24, at the Grand River Hospital Ballroom in Rifle, and at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Hotel Colorado in Glenwood Springs.

The Glenwood Springs event is a swanky dinner dance and short live auction to benefit Symphony in the Valley. The Rifle event features hors d’oeuvres, dancing and live auction.

Tickets are now on sale. The Rifle event is $35 and the Glenwood Springs event is $75. Advance reservations only. Visit for reservations.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User