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Happenings
Pg 12 - The Sunshine Express
2013 February
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Concerts
February 27
February 14
-Leftover Salmon, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride,
-Marcia Ball, Strings Pavilion, Steamboat, 970.879.5056
Winter time is here and Baby, it's cold outside. Here are
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-The Infamous Stringdusters, Belly Up, Aspen,
some great concerts that are sure to heat you up. Always
February 28
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call venues to confirm concert information:
-Leftover Salmon, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
-The Grant Farm, Ghost Ranch Saloon, Steamboat,
February 1
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-Great American Taxi, Ghost Ranch Saloon, Steamboat,
February 15
Sweet Heart Specials
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-Celtic Crossroads, Vilar, Beaver Creek, 970.845.8497
-Ana Sia, Kraddy, The Eldo, Crested Butte, 970.349.6125
-Curtis Stigers, The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
Why not treat someone you love to one of these
-The Polish Ambassador, Agave, Avon, 970.748.8666
-Winter WonderGrass, Crazy Mtn Brewing Company,
Valentine's fun events?:
-Joe Lavano, Wheeler Opera House, Aspen, 970.920.5770
Edwards, 970.926.3009
-Sweetheart Gala by High Desert Opera, February
February 2
-The Grant Farm, Ghost Ranch Saloon, Steamboat,
9, 970.523.9605, 2730 G Road, Grand Junction, 6p.
-Doctor Robert: The Beatles Tribute, Dolores River Brewery,
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Includes fine dining by the Bookcliff Country Club.
Dolores, 970.882.HOPS
February 16
Dancing to Scott Betts and Hot Tub Jazz.
-BrassFest Final Concert, Moss Performing Arts Recital Hall,
-Curtis Stigers, The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
-Sweet Heart 5k/10k Run & Health Expo, Feb 9,
Gr Junction, 970.248.1604
-Juno What?!, Ghost Ranch Saloon, Steamboat,
970.858.0360, 324 N Coulson, Fruita, Run as an indi-
-Greg Hustis Horn Concert, Moss Performing Arts Recital
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vidual, or grab your "sweetheart" and enter the Sweet
Hall, Gr Junction, 970.248.1604
-Winter WonderGrass, Crazy Mtn Brewing Company,
Heart Category (Your times will be combined for team
-Bearfoot, Center for the Arts, Crested Butte, 970.349.7487
Edwards, 970.926.3009
total). All runners receive custom Loki gloves (first
-The Darkness, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
-Jerry Jeff Walker, Wheeler Opera House, Aspen,
500), goodie bags, free use of Fruita Community Cen-
-Great American Taxi, Ghost Ranch Saloon, Steamboat,
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ter for the day, aid stations, HOT SOUP after the race.
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February 17
-Thursday, February 14, Surprise your sweetheart
February 3
-Curtis Stigers, The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
with a Singing Valentine by a quartet from the Black
-Ana Sia, Tap House Sports Grill, Steamboat, 970.879.2431
-Carrie Rodriguez, Steve's Guitars, Carbondale,
Canyon Chorus. Where: Cedaredge to Ridgway.
February 5
970.963.3304
When: 9a-7p, Limited number available; your place,
-West Water Outlaws, Agave, Avon, 970.748.8666
-Winter WonderGrass: The Infamous Stringdusters,
café, or office: $40, includes a real rose; To a group $50.
-Ana Sia, Tap House Sports Grill, Steamboat, 970.879.2431
Crazy Mtn Brewing Company, Edwards, 970.926.3009
Reservations call Dennis at 970.596.3196.
February 6
February 18
-' I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change', February
-Ian Tyson, Turn of the Century, Montrose, 970.209.1419
-Galactic, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
14-16, 970.261.5363, 835 N 26th St, Grand Junction,
February 7
February 19
7:30p. $15 adult, $10 student/senior. 4 shows for just
-The Royal Southern Brotherhood, 3rd St Performing Arts
-Guttermouth, Abbey Theater, Durango, 970.385.1711
$50, senior and students season passes just $36.
Ctr, Carbondale, 970.963.3221
February 20
-Valentines for Veterans Concert, February 14, 645
-El Ten Eleven, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
-Kris Allen, Wheeler Opera House, Aspen, 970.920.5770
Main St., Grand Junction, Door: 6:30p Concert at 7p,
-Ana Sia & Kraddy, Checkpoint Charlie, Vail Village
-Martin Sexton, Agave, Avon, 970.748.8666
Complimentary Event, Featuring "The Grass Roots",
-Tea Leaf Green, Agave, Avon, 970.748.8666
-Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, Mesa
at the Avalon Theatre.
February 8
Theater, Gr Junction, 970.241.1717
-Jazz, Champagne and Chocolate, Feb 14, 970.216.6922,
-Tea Leaf Green, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
-Cyrille Aimée & the Guitar Heroes, Vilar Performing
405 W. 1st St., Palisade, Varaison Winery, 6:30p to
-Flobots, Checkpoint Charlie, Vail Village
Arts, Beaver Creek, 970.845.8497
8:30p. A romantic event for couples or a fun girls'
-The Hunts, Grand Junction High School, 970.243.1979
February 21
night out! Enjoy live jazz while sipping champagne
-Monophonics w/ Rashaan Ahmad & Coolzey, The Summit,
-The Green, Agave, Avon, 970.748.8666
and enjoying chocolate in many forms, including drip-
Durango,
February 22
ping from a fountain! www.ATasteOfTheValley.net
February 9
-The Oak Ridge Boys, Avalon Theatre, Grand Junction,
-Valentine's Dinner at the Yurt (Nordic skis/snow-
-Anders Osborne, Gondola Plaza, Steamboat
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shoes), February 14, Crested Butte Nordic Center's
-Ana Sia, Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, Telluride, 970.728.
-Hot Buttered Rum, Abbey Theater, Durango,
Magic Meadows Yurt.
MOON
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-Tuesday, Feb 14, 7:30p-10p, Valentine's Day Rodeo &
-Ott & The All-Seeing I, Kilowatts, Abbey Theatre, Durango,
-Tim O'Brien, Durango Arts Center, Durango,
Juliet at the Wright Opera House, Take your sweetie
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out for an evening of music and fun! Enjoy the sweet
-John Brown's Body, Golden Peak, Vail
-Martin Sexton, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride,
soul harmonies of Rodeo and Juliet at this Valentine's
-Jayme Stone's Room of Wonders, Wright Opera House,
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Day concert sure to be a night to remember.
Ouray, 970.325.4399
-Guttermouth, Tap House Sports Grill, Steamboat,
-Feb 14, Valentine's Day Torchlight Parade & Fire-
February 10
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works Display, 7p, Best viewing is from the pavers at
-The Whammy, The Shakedown Bar, Vail, 970.479.0556
February 23
the Steamboat Stage and the Umbrella Bar next to Bear
-Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Wheeler Opera House, Aspen,
-Paramount's Original Laser Spectacular, Featuring
River Grill, all adjacent to the Steamboat Gondola.
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the Music of Pink Floyd, Vilar Performing Arts, Beaver
-Feb 16, Valentines Train, 10a-3p, Romance on the
-Victor Wooten, Vilar Center, Beaver Creek, 970.845.8497
Creek, 970.845.8497
Rails. Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
-Whitey Morgan And The 78's, Tap House Sports Grill,
-Tim O'Brien, Center for the Arts Crested Butte,
provides Turn of the century ambiance with your
Steamboat, 970.879.2431
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loved one onboard a Premium or Deluxe-Class car as
February 11
-Martin Sexton, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
it travels along the Animas River.
-The Royal Southern Brotherhood, Fly Me To The Moon
February 24
-February 16, Sweetheart Dance, 7-10p, at the Cedar-
Saloon, Telluride, 970.728.MOON
-Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, Belly
edge Community Center, Free to public.
February 12
Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
-Feb 17, SoloDuo, a Valentine concert for guitar lovers
-Air Supply, Vilar Performing Arts, Beaver Creek,
-A German Requiem, With the Boulder Philharmonic
by one of the premier guitar duos performing today.
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Orchestra & Boulder Chorale, Vilar Performing Arts,
The Smiley Building Auditorium, 1309 E 3rd Ave, Du-
February 13
Beaver Creek, 970.845.8497
rango. An all ages, family friendly, general admission
-Infamous Stringdusters, Community Concert Hall, Fort
February 26
event. Doors open 4p, concert begins 5p. $25 adults
-Leftover Salmon, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride,
Lewis, Durango, 970.247.7657
and $10 students and children.
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-The 5 Browns, Vilar Center, Beaver Creek, 970.845.8497