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Happenings
Concerts
November 1
Shelby Lynne w/special guest Kirk James, FLC
Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
Western Colorado Percussion Festival, CMU Recital
Hall, 970.424.5748
November 2
Nora Jane Struthers & the Party Line, Vilar Center,
Avon, 970.845.8497
November 4
I Wayne w/Black Am I, Belly
Up,Aspen,970.544.9800
Kolton Moore & the Clever Few w/Keith Kenny,
KAFM Radio Room, 970.241.8801
Aoife O¡¯Donovan & Noam Pikelny, Strings Pavillion,
Steamboat, 970.879.5056 X105
November 5
The Airborne Toxic Event w/In The Valley Below,
Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
November 6
Kraddy, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
The Duhks w/special guest Running Out Of Road,
FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
Joni Mitchell Tribute, Chief Theater, Steamboat,
970.871.4791
November 7
Kyle Gass Band w/Hornbuckle, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
November 8
Tennis w/Pure Bathing Culture, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Cahalen Morrison & Country Hammer, Sherbino
Theater, 970.318.0892
November 9
One Night, Two Legends: Alejandro Escovedo &
Peter Buck, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Cahalen Morrison & Country Hammer, DRB,
Dolores, 970.882.4677
Storm Large & Le Bonheur, Vilar Center, Avon,
970.845.8497
November 12
Fiona Joy and Trysette, CMU Recital Hall, Gr Jct,
970.424.5748
November 14
ill.Gates w/Lusid, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Hojung Kim, cello, w/Arthur Houle, CMU Recital
Hall, 970.424.5748
Vail Performing Arts Academy presents Young
Broadway!, Vilar Center, Avon, 970.845.8497
November 15
White Water Ramble, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Doctor Robert, The Beatles tribute, Colorado Mesa
University, Gr Jct, 970.248.1020
Trio Meloso/Gisela Flanigan, Two Rivers Winery,
Gr Jct, 970.243.6787
Amanda Shires, Wright Opera House, Ouray,
970.325.4399
Del-Rose Chorus Presents Winter Wonderland,
Delta Christian Church, Delta, 970.596.2843
Tim Sullivan Band, American Legion, Cortez,
970.565.8151
Dancing Earth¡¯s Rulan Tangen presents ¡®SEED¡¯,
FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
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Music, music everywhere. Check out these hot concerts that
are happening in your area during the month of November.
Always call venues to confirm concert information:
Vail Performing Arts Academy
presents Young Broadway!, Vilar Center,
Avon, 970.845.8497
November 16
Twiddle, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Dancing Earth¡¯s Rulan Tangen
presents ¡®SEED¡¯, FLC Concert Hall, Durango,
970.247.7657
November 19
Ricky Nelson Remembered starring
Matthew & Gunnar Nelson, FLC Concert
Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
Good Light Goes West, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Turtle Island Quartet, Palm Theatre,
Telluride, 970.369.5669
Student Chamber Ensembles, CMU Recital
Hall, 970.424.5748
November 21
Jamestown Revival w/Nikki Lane &
Hollow Wood, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
The Schumann Singers, First United
Methodist Church, Gr Jct, 970.242.0034
November 22
David Starr Band, CB¡¯s Tavern, Delta,
970.399.3292
Edison w/Special Opener Lloyd
Hutchinson, KAFM Radio Room, 970.241.8801
Flosstradamus w/special guests GTA &
Curtis Williams w/Two-9, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
November 23
Mansions on the Moon w/No Limits, Belly
Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
San Juan Symphony Opera Celebration,
FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
November 28
The Green w/J Boog, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
November 29
Johnny Marr w/Meredith Sheldon, Belly
Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
November 30
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy¡¯s Wild & Swingin¡¯
Holiday Party, FLC Concert Hall, Durango,
970.247.7657
Caspa ¡°500 Tour¡±, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Events, Fairs, Festivals, Fun
liness using the Early Childhood Literacy Initiative
program. 970.565.8117
-Mancos Valley Lions Christmas Bazaar, Nov 15, 7a-
2p, Mancos Schools Cafeteria on Grand Ave, Con-
tact Donna Schmittel for application 970.533.7011,
Set-up 7a, Bring your own table & chairs, $20 for
an 8 foot space, Payment for booth space may be
sent to Mancos Valley Lions, PO Box 1192, Mancos,
CO 81328, Email: chamber@mancosvalley.com
-Cribbage Tournament, Nov 21, 7-9:30p, $5 partici-
pation fee. Enter into the bracket & play single elim-
ination for your chance to win a portion of the pot
(remaining money will be donated to the Grange).
Beginners WELCOME! Event will occur on the 3rd
Friday of every month. Bring your own cribbage
board & deck of cards! Mt. Lookout Grange, 680 W
Grand Ave, Mancos, 719.440.1890
-Open Acoustic Jam Session, Nov 27, 6-8:30p,
Mt. Lookout Grange, 680 W Grand Ave, Mancos,
719.440.1890
Durango/Silverton/Hesperus/Pagosa
Springs:
-What A Girl Wants, Nov 8, 11a-4p, expo at LaPlata
County Fairgrounds.
-Winona LaDuke, Internationally renowned ac-
tivist working on sustainable development, cli-
mate change & environmental justice in Native
America, limit 4 tickets/patron, Nov 13, 7p, FLC
Student Union Ballroom, 1000 Rim Dr, Durango,
970.247.7657
-CSWS Orlando Dugi Fashion Show, Nov 15, 5:30p,
VIP reception 4:30p, FLC Student Union Ballroom,
cutting edge haute couture day & evening wear
worn by regional runway models. Dugi (Navajo),
based out of Santa Fe, New Mexico, creates luxury
fabric fashions & accessories embellished with
beadwork, feathers & gemstones, 970.247.7657
-Turkey Trot, Nov 27, 5-mile race & 1-mile fun run
along a scenic course around Fort Lewis College.
10a-1p. Registration 9a. 1p awards ceremony at the
clock tower.
-Community Thanksgiving Dinner, Nov 27, a won-
derful occasion for the community to come together,
12noon-2p, LaPlata County Fairgrounds. Everyone
is welcome.
-Durango Mountain Resort, Nov 28, 8a-5p, 327 S
Camino Del Rio, Durango, The day after Thanks-
giving begins the official 2014/2015 winter ski &
snowboarding season.
-Singing With Santa & Holiday Tree Lighting, Nov
28, 5-8p, Buckley Park, Durango, features Santa &
Mrs. Claus who will sing & lead the count down as
we light the majestic Christmas Tree. Complimen-
tary cookies, hot chocolate, kids¡¯ pictures taken &
share their wish list w/Santa.
Cortez/Dolores/Dove Creek/Mancos:
-Montelores Early Childhood Council
luncheon meeting, Nov 3, 11:45a, room
#110, Johnson Building, 925 S Broadway,
Cortez. The public is invited, especially
parents. Lunch provided so please RSVP to
Vangi McCoy: 970.749.7017
-Christmas Bazaar, Nov 8, 8a-3p, Mancos
High School, 355 Grand Ave, Mancos, The
Christmas Bazaar is an opportunity for
crafts persons in the area to display & sell
their handiwork. Contact: Linda Walters
970.533.7177, Email: lwalters@eastcan-
serv.com
-Mesa Verde National Park Free Admission
Day, Nov 11, Veteran¡¯s Day.
-Raising Readers Storytime, Cortez Public
Library, 202 N Park St, Nov 13 & 20,
10:30a, offers songs, stories, crafts & sil-