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Today Garfield County Fair 4-H/Future Farmers of America Horse Shows, noon, Garfield County Fairgrounds outdoor and indoor arenas, Rifle. Open to the public. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Garfield County Air Fair, 4-11 p.m., Garfield County Regional Airport, Rifle. Information: ww.garfieldcountyfair.com Carbondale First Fridays art walk, 6-9 p.m. Information: http://www.carbondalearts.com or 963-1680Saturday Silt Heyday summer festival, Silt Historical Park, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., downtown Silt. Information: 876-5861 Farmer’s Market, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Glenwood Springs High School parking lot, entrance on 14th Street Garfield County Fair 4-H/FFA Horse Show, 8 a.m. through the evening, Garfield County Fairgrounds. Open to the public. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Garfield County Air Fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Garfield County Regional Airport, Rifle. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Anvil Points Quilt Guild’s third annual outdoor quilt show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Silt Historical Park, Eighth and Orchard, Silt. Information: 876-2493 Hunting and Fishing Expo, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Garfield County Fairgrounds, North and South Halls. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Ironbridge Club and Mountain Community Picnic, 11 a.m., Ironbridge Golf Club, Glenwood Springs. Information: 945-4300 “Death Trap” dinner theater, seating begins 6:30 p.m., Ramada Inn, Glenwood Springs. Information: 945-2500Sunday Hunting and Fishing Expo, noon to 6 p.m., Garfield County Fairgrounds. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Open Gymkhana, 2 p.m., Garfield County Fairgrounds. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Missouri Heights Schoolhouse potluck, fundraising dinner with music and cowboy poetry by T-Ray Becker, 6 p.m., Missouri Heights Schoolhouse. No charge, bring a side dish. Information: 963-2180
Monday Argentine tango lessons, 7 p.m., Masonic Temple building, 901 Colorado Ave. Basic fundamentals, intermediate, practica. No registration required. Information: 945-1494 Roaring Fork Peace Coalition video presentation, “The Crisis in the Middle East as Reported on Alternative Media,” 7 p.m., Yampah Mountain High School, 695 Red Mountain Dr., Glenwood Springs. Information: rfpeace.orgTuesday Glenwood Springs’ Downtown Market, vegetables/fruit stands, wine tastings, craft booths, food vendors, live music, cooking demonstrations, 4 p.m. to dusk, Ninth and Grand Avenue. Information: 618-7842 Free Family Fun Nights, 6:30 p.m., Basalt Regional Library. Information: 927-4311 Ladies Night, 7-9:30 p.m., New Castle Canyon Club. Information: 984-3114 Minor Madness Dance, 7 p.m. to midnight, Garfield County Fairgrounds. No charge. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Glenwood Springs Art Guild monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1630 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs. Eight-ball pool tournament, 8 p.m., Full Moon Saloon, Carbondale. Information: 963-1299Wednesday Kid’s Rodeo, 7 p.m., Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle. No charge. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Anvil Points Quilt Guild workshop, 6:30 p.m., Lovell Building, 200 E. Fourth St., Rifle. Information: 876-2493Thursday Knit Night, Mountain Valley Textiles and Gifts, 5:30-7:30 p.m., 209 Eighth St., Glenwood Springs. Information: 928-0774 Ice cream social, 5:30-7:30 p.m., and Junior Rodeo, 7 p.m., Garfield County Fairgrounds. Information: http://www.garfieldcountyfair.com Glenwood Springs Writers Workshop, 7 p.m., Glenwood Mennonite Church basement. Information: 947-1236
August 4-13 Garfield County Fair, RifleAugust 12 KDNK Blues & BBQ Festival, CarbondaleAugust 12-13 Marble Fest, MarbleAugust 18 New Castle Lion’s Club Ice Cream Social
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