Born on this day: PRINCESS DI, DEBORAH HARRY, EVELYN CHAMPAGNE KING, KAREN BLACK, DAN ACKROYD, JAMIE FARR, CARL LEWIS, LIV TYLER, PAMELA LEE, SYDNEY POLLACK
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 7:30pm THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2 (1h 26min PG)
Donations of artwork to Ah Haa’s 27th Annual Silent Auction are due today. The Art Walk on July 5th will feature all of the artwork donated. The auction itself takes place Friday, July 19th, at the depot, with doors opening at 6 p.m. Tickets are available for purchase to the auction. Head to ahhaa.org or call (970) 728-3886 to purchase VIP seated tickets.
The U.S. Air Force Academy Band Presents “America the Beautiful” A FREE Independence Day Concert at the Town Park Main Stage. Tuesday, July 2nd at 7:00 PM. This is a non-ticketed event. For more information, please visit www.usafacademyband.af.mil.
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.
Jamestown Revival performs at Club Red, tonight, 7:30pm.
Telluride’s Fourth of July celebration will take place on Thursday! The parade will begin at 11am followed by the firefighters BBQ in Town Park, noon-4pm. The Telluride Historical Museum will be offering root beer floats and free entry to the museum 12:30-2:30pm. Fireworks from Town Park will take place at dark.
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 Telluride Jewish Community invites the public to attend a series of talks from Rabbi Terry Bookman. All sessions will be held at 15 Stonegate Drive, Mountain Village from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm . The course is FREE. Please bring a bottle of wine and/or a favorite cheese to share. Session One, The Ancient World of the Bible, will take place July 9th. RSVP to email@example.com.
Story Time on Tour is coming to the Market on the Plaza, in Mountain Village, Wednesday, July 3rd at 11am.
Chicago’s legendary sketch and improv comedy theater comes to town with “The Best of The Second City"! Performances are tonight at the Montrose Pavilion and tomorrow night at the Sherbino Theater.
Join Somos Uno and the Progressive Women's Caucus in the 4th of July parade in a patriotic show of dissent against family separation at our borders. You are invited to march in solidarity with those who have fled violence in their own countries and are now inhumanely held in detention centers. Posters and banners will be provided, but making your own is encouraged, too. Meet at the corner of Townsend and Colorado at 10:30am on July 4th. Call 708-0524 for more information.
On Friday July 5th, Between the Covers and the Telluride Historical Museum will celebrate the 50th anniversary release of the book, Tomboy Bride, with refreshments, readings, and special guests. Stop by the Museum at 3pm to meet Tomboy Brides grandson, Rob Walton, as well as award-winning Colorado Author Pam Houston who wrote the foreword. This is a free event and all are welcome!