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Find Me Answers: 1- APPLE 2- LAKE
2018 August/September
Pg 15 - The Sunshine Express
Fun Page Solutions
Riddle Me Answers:
1- Your right hand
2- An anchor
3- Currents!
Cryptogram Answer:
¡°Every man is the son of his actions.¡±
- Spanish proverb
Tease Me Answer:
Roosters don¡¯t lay eggs
Hotchkiss Cedaredge Delta
--Delta County Fair, Aug 5-12, Delta County Fairgrounds, 403 Fair Grounds,
Hotchkiss, for full schedule & details
-Beat Night at Louie¡¯s Loft, Aug 16, Sep 20, 6-9p, 202 Grand Ave, Paonia,
hosted by Jeanine Devlin, 3rd Thu ea/month, bring your original music, poetry,
short stories or ?, 970.683.8242
-Art & Ag Tour of the North Fork Valley, Saturday, Sep 1, North Fork Valley Air-
port, 38506 Back River Rd, Paonia, organic farms, orchards, wineries and art-
ists¡¯ studios, tour is free, happy hour on your own, ¡®Celebrate the Fork¡¯ dinner
benefit $75/person, make dinner reservations at:
-Colorado Grand Coffee Stop, Sep 14, 8-10a, tour attracts entrants from
around the world, includes 1920¡¯s & 1930¡¯s cars, run with cooperation of Colo-
rado State Patrol, spectators invited to see the cars & meet the owners
-Mountain Harvest Festival, Sep 27-30, Paonia,
--Black Canyon Evening Astronomy Talks, 6-11p, South Rim Campground
& Visitor Ctr, Black Canyon National Park, night sky viewing opportunities
through the year, park always open to stargaze on your own, rangers & local
astronomers present evening talks May-Sep ea/Wed & Fri night weather
-Acoustic Tuesdays at the Pocket Park, 5-8p, Montrose Downtown, every 2nd &
4th Tue this summer, live music, food, ice cold beer from local brewers Horse-
fly, 2 Rascals & Colorado Boy, good times, good brew & free grilled hot dogs
-Aug 3, Ridgway Farmers Market, 10a-3p, Live Music, Local Fruits & Vegeta-
bles, Organic Food, Flowers, Sustainable Meats & Eggs, Baked Goods, Yummy
Meals, Soaps & Lotions, Cooking Demos, Wine Tasting, Arts & Crafts, Ridgway
Hartwell ¡®Town¡¯ Park, 201 N Railroad St, Ridgway
-Aug 3-5, ¡®Sherb Night Live¡¯, sketch comedy show, poking
fun at all that is funny, celebrating classic sketch comedy
by reproducing some favorites, doors open 7p, Shows
7:30p, tickets $12/advance, $15/door, Sherbino Theater,
604 Clinton St., Ridgway, 970.318.0892
-Moonshiners Ball, Aug 18, 6-11p, Montrose County Event
Center, the most important fundraiser we¡¯ve ever held,
help pay for seven new homes we are building in our
community by 2020, theme is ¡®Miners & Madams¡¯
-Aug 11-12, 9a-5p, Ridgway Rendezvous Arts & Crafts
Festival, juried show with commitment to quality, live mu-
sic, attractions geared to children, no admission charge,
funds raised support Weehawken Creative Arts Youth Art
Programs, Ridgway Hartwell Park, 201 N. Railroad St
-Farmers¡¯ Market Fall Brunch, Sep 8, 9:30a-12:30p, Mon-
trose Famers Market, Celebrating MFM 40th Anniversary
and farm fresh ingredients
-The Voice of the San Juans Final Competition, Sep 15,
6:30-9:30p, Montrose Pavilion, evening of great enter-
tainment, cheer on 12 talented finalists, fundraiser for
Altrusa of Montrose, fans vote to choose THE VOICE of
the San Juans for 2018
-Sep 29-Oct 2, Ouray County Railroad Days, 8a-5p, Ridg-
way Railroad Museum, hikes, rides on Motor No 1, talks,
150 Race Course Road, Ridgway, see museum¡¯s Railroad
Days web page for details: www.ridgwayrailroadmuseum.
-Sneffels Fiber Arts Festival, Sep 29 from 9a-5p & Sep 30
from 10a-4p, 4-H Events Center, Ouray County Fair-
grounds, 22739 Highway 550, Ridgway, fiber arts materi-
als, wares & finished products, over 25 vendors, Susan
Long: 970.626.3304
--West End Farmers Market, Every Thur, 5:30p-Dark,
Nucla Town Park, live music, crafters, bakers, producers,
vendors, food, live plants, 970.864.2243
-Montrose West Recreation Home Run Derby, Aug 10,
6p, Naturita Town Park, show up and sign up, $10 for
10 outs, cash prizes, call Bri: 970.864.7109 or Darcy:
970.864.7508 or Paula: 970.864.2190
-Aug 16-19, Telluride Mushroom Festival, celebration
of all things fungal, connoisseurs, enthusiasts, experts,
scientists, lectures by renowned experts, cooking with
mushrooms, guided hikes focused on mushroom hunting
& identification, featured Speaker Paul Stamets,
-Rimrocker Rally, August 18, 12-3p, Nucla Town Park,
Celebrate the Rimrocker trail by exploring 160 miles of
dirt & fun, Free lunch and drawings are open to all
--Equipment Rodeo, skilled operators battle in the arena,
Aug 18, 3-9p, San Miguel County Fairgrounds, Norwood,
$15 general admission, food and drinks available, mili-
tary, child and senior discounts, non-stop action, over
$500 in giveaways,
-Top Secret! Uravan Reunion Picnic, Aug 25, Uravan ball
park, for anyone connected to or interested in Uravan
history, Lunch: $15 - pulled BBQ pork, chicken, salads,
drinks and yellowcake, 970.865.2100,
-Aug 31-Sep 3, Telluride and Mountain Village, brings
together industry masters under the majestic San Juan
Mountains, celebration of film, community, creativity, fes-
tival notoriously keeps film schedule a secret but you can
bet many of the films will be top of your Oscar picks next
awards season,
-Imogene Pass Run, Sep 8, 17.1 Mile point to point
mountain race, 4x4 dirt road passes through mining
ruins, up jagged peaks, above treeline, finish at Sheridan
Opera House, Oak St, Telluride, dress appropriately for
the weather and be prepared for any & all conditions
-Mountains to Desert Ride, Sep 22, from the mountains of
Telluride to the spectacular desert landscape of Gateway,
the single fundraising event for Just for Kids Foundation
-Telluride Festival of Cars & Colors, Sep 27-30, Telluride &
Mountain Village, World-Class Celebration for Automobile
Aficionados, vintage, exotic, high-end restoration vehicles
showcased, classic & vintage motorcycles, airplanes too!
Commonym Answers: 1- They¡¯re all fruit;
2- They¡¯re all a baby