Born on this day: TODD CREEL, PETER AUGUSTONI, SUZANNE CRAMER, LISA GOLD, KIM LORENZ, CHRIS O’DONNELL, DEREK JETER, CHRIS ISAAK, PEARL S. BUCK, GREG LeMOND
At the Nugget: 5:30pm ROCKETMAN (2h 1min R)
8:00pm GODZILLA KING OF MONSTERS (2h 12min PG-13)
San Miguel County needs your input! All Placerville and Down Valley homeowners will receive a survey in the mail soon, concerning water and sewer services. Please fill out and return the survey by July 3rd. More information available at sanmiguelcountyco.gov.
The Annual Bike Auction will take place Friday, June 28th at 1pm. Located at the skate park on the corner of Willow and Pacific, viewing starts at 11am.
Movies Under the Stars presents Shrek, Thursday, June 27th and The Karate Kid, Saturday, June 29th. Movies begin at 8:45 p.m. in the Reflection Plaza
A free weekly River Surfing Demo night, hosted by Montrose Water Sports, continues tonight and every Wednesday, through August 7th. At the Montrose Water Park. 6-8pm.
EcoAction Partners’ 2019 GREENLIGHTS program, an LED light bulb rebate program sponsored by the San Miguel Power Association (SMPA) and local municipalities, will end June 30th. The LED light bulbs are available at your local Farmers Market. Participating Farmers Markets include: Telluride (Fridays), Mountain Village (Wednesdays), Norwood (Saturdays), Ridgway (Fridays) and Nucla (Thursdays). To purchase the light bulbs you must present your SMPA bill or SmartHub on your phone with an active account number and service address.
The Artists of Rico will be showing their work the week of July 4th at the Mercantile building on Main Street, in Rico. All are welcome to attend. The show will be open Wednesday-12-6pm, Thursday 10am-6pm and Friday 12-6pm and possibly some hours on Saturday and Sunday.
Become the highest bidder and own a piece of history! A piece of the original Fred Shellman stage has become a guitar to continue its legacy. The KOTOcaster is a semi hollow body, single pickup electric guitar, made from 30-year-old historic pine. Call the KOTO office at 970-728-4333 to place your bid and support your favorite radio station. For more information on the guitar, call Tom and Warren at Telluride Music Company at 970-728-9592. Follow #kotocaster on Instagram to see the build from start to finish.
The Annual Buccaneer’s Ball will take place at the Elks Lodge July 6th, 7pm-midnight, with proceeds going to the Telluride Elks Scholarship Fund. Dress like a pirate and enjoy live music from the Telluride Gold Kings, with opener Looty Booty.
The Sunset Concert Series begins today, featuring Cuban Big Band Orquestra Akokan, 6pm.
The 12th annual Ridgway River Fest is Saturday, June 29th. More info available at ridgwayriverfest.org.