Friday, May 27, 2016

Telluride Mountainfilm

Submitted by Karah Kemmerly on Mon, 03/14/2016 - 12:00pm

Take a break from your own outdoor excursions for an adventure film extravaganza. Nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts will flock to the mountains for dozens of movies plus lectures, book signings, gallery tours, and even an ice cream social. At the symposium kick-off event, New York Times columnist Timothy Egan and Betty Reid Soskin, America's oldest national park ranger, will come together to discuss the future of the national park system. Fri-Mon, times vary.

Buena Vista Pro Whitewater Rodeo

Submitted by Sophie Goodman on Mon, 03/14/2016 - 3:41pm

The river will take freestyle kayakers for a wild ride as they spin, flip, and hurdle through rapids to compete in the Buena Vista PaddleFest’s penultimate event. Spectators can enjoy pro and amateur class events as well as a beer garden that showcases local brew, wine, and cocktails as they cheer on competitors. Fri 4-6 p.m.; Sat, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.  

Citizen Dan: Steely Dan Tribute

Submitted by Sophie Goodman on Mon, 03/14/2016 - 2:26pm

This team of 12 musicians brings some serious talent and soul in their homage to the music of Steely Dan. With saxophones, trombones, trumpets, drums, bass, guitar, keyboards, and vocals, the dynamic band brings an authenticity and truthfulness to classic tracks that dedicated fans of the originals and new listeners alike will enjoy. Fri 9 p.m.