Born on this day: ANTHONY HOPKINS, VAL KILMER, DONNA SUMMER, PATTI SMITH, JOHN DENVER, NOEL JONES, DON MITCHELL, JOANNA BALLARD, BILL WENGER, MEGAN MORRISSETTE, TONY SAVASTANO, KATE LUNDAHL, NICK KENNEDY
At the Nugget: THE NUGGET IS CLOSED TONIGHT
The New Year’s Torchlight Parade IS TONIGHT. Skiers will come down BOTH side of the resort beginning at 6:30pm.
Ouray will celebrate the New Year with a fireworks display on Main St. at midnight.
Trico performs at the Sheridan Bar tonight, 10pm.
Brooke and Dane Robinson perform at the Bean tonight, 6pm.
Telluride will ring in the New Year with a short fireworks display on Colorado Ave, between Aspen and Fir Street, tonight beginning at 11:30pm. Please, no glass, open containers, or personal fireworks.
The Ouray Elks Lodge will host a New Years Eve Party, 7pm.
Robert Randolph and the Family Band perform at the Sheridan Opera House tonight, show at 10:30pm.
Joint Point will perform at Wood Ear tonight.
The Sherbino Theater will host Amy Friedman of Denver for their Open Bard Poetry. Thursday, Jan. 3rd at 6:30pm.
The Black Canyon Audubon Society presents White-Tailed Ptarmigan Talk with Conservation biologist Amy Seglund. Thursday, Jan. 3rd at the Montrose Field House, 7pm.
The Lone Cone Fat Bike race will take place in Norwood, January 20th. Find out more about the race and register on-line at www.bikereg.com/loneconefatbike.
Telluride TV and the Wilkinson Public Library present a 3-part "Mental Health with Dr. Paul" series featuring internationally renowned clinical and consulting psychotherapist Dr. Paul L. Hokemeyer. Next in the series is “When A Bluebird Day Isn't: Suicide in Our Mountaintown.” Mon. Jan. 14th, 6-8pm.
The Ah Haa School’s Regional Exhibition challenges artists to think outside the box by working within one. 12x12. For more information go to ahha.org or call 970.728.3886. Submissions due by 5pm on January 14th.
The Telluride Nordic Center will offer clinics on Classic Skiing, every Monday, and Skate Skiing, every Tuesday, throughout January. First clinics are January 7th and 8th, 12-1pm at the Nordic Center in Town Park. Call 728-1144 to register.
The Telluride Mountain Club will host a Back Country Chat, January 7th at Jagged Edge. 6:15-8:45 pm. The topic will be Welcome Back Winter.