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Movies and Music

What: Free live music and an outdoor movie showing

When: Friday, June 6

Time: 6 p.m. music

8 p.m. movie

Where: Lundgren Theater Park in Gypsum

Details: This week’s featured band is Swerve and the movie is “The Lorax.”

Jody Hern Memorial Golf Tournament

What: Golf tournament to benefit Eagle Valley High School programs and athletes

When: Saturday, June 7

Time: 9 a.m. shotgun start

Where: Eagle Ranch Golf Club

Details: Cost is $125 per person and includes carts, driving range balls and lunch. Raffle prizes will be offered. Hole sponsorships are available from $500. To register contact shawmorrison@haselden.com or call 720-341-7948 or 970-328-2367.

Youth Baseball Opening Day

What: Western Eagle County Metropolitan Recreation District will host an opening day festival for 600 youth baseball and softball participants.

When: Saturday, June 7

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where: WECMRD fields in Eagle

Detail: The day includes speed pitch and radar gun, concessions, raffle tickets and prizes, Eagle Fire trucks, carnival games, business booths, face painting, dunk tank, Rockies skill challenge, character appearances and inflatable bounce castle.

Eagle Trails Information Night

What: Informational meeting regarding trail use on town of Eagle Open Space and surrounding public lands

When: Monday, June 9

Time: 6 p.m.

Where: Eagle Town Hall

Details: Eagle Open Space Coordinator Jon Staight and local representatives from the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Bureau of Land Management will present information and answer questions. Free pizza will be provided.

Gypsum Creek Sprint Triathlon

What: Swimming, biking and running event for the whole family

When: Saturday, June 14

Time: 7:30 a.m. to noon

Where: Gypsum Recreation Center and the Gypsum Creek Valley

Details: The first adult heat will go off at 7:30 a.m. Kids heats will begin at 9:30 am. Adults (ages 12 and up) will swim 500 meters, bike 10 miles up Valley Road and back, and run 3.1 miles through Chatfield Corners and Cotton Ranch neighborhoods. Kids (ages 6 to 11) will swim 100 meters, bike two miles and run one mile. This event is perfect for first timers, as well as seasoned veterans. Cost is $30. Visit www.wecmrd.org for information.

McCoy Old/New Timers

What: Annual Father’s Day picnic for the McCoy community

When: Saturday, June 15

Time: Church service at 10:30 a.m.

Picnic at noon

Where: McCoy Community Building

Details: Hamburgers, bratwurst, drinks and table service will be provided and participants should bring a salad, side dish or dessert to share. To learn more or to help out with the event, contact Rose at 970-653-4483 or Edith at 970-653-9691.

Bimmers on Broadway

What: The BMW Car Club of America plans a display in downtown Eagle

When: Wednesday, June 18

Time: 3:30 to 6 p.m.

Where: Along Broadway in downtown Eagle

Details: Broadway will be closed to traffic beginning at 3 p.m. and the cars will arrive between 3:30 and 4 p.m. Local residents are welcome to enjoy the display.

Yoga, Bikes and Brews

What: Yoga class followed by a bike ride ending at Bonfire Brewing for an evening celebration.

When: Friday, June 20

Time: 5:30 Yoga at Eagle Town Park

6 p.m. guided ride around Eagle Ranch trails with members of the Cycle Effect

Details: Following the ride, participants will gather at Bonfire Brewing for buy one, get one free pints.

Neon Dash

What: Dress up in 1980s neon gear for a 5K under the stars, with paint and glow sticks provided by WECMRD.

When: Friday, June 20

Time: 7 to 10 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Creek Golf Course

Details: The 5K will circle the golf course and feature three fun-filled glow zones. Runners will rock out to the jammin’ music and black lights will illuminate vivid colors. All ages are welcome and the cost is $25 and will include a limited edition event T-shirt. Visit www.wecmrd.org for additional information.

Cow Pattie Bingo

What: Fund-raiser for Eagle Valley Land Trust

When: Saturday, June 21

Time: 4 to 7 p.m.

Where: Eagle Town Park

Details: Participants can purchase bingo squares for $20 each and then ‘ol Bessie do the rest. The grand prize is a weekend getaway to Las Vegas, plus $1,000 cash. Activities for adults and kids including cow chip tossing, mechanical bull rides, lasso roping and a bouncy house will be offered while everyone waits for the cow to get down to business. Barbecue from Moe’s Original, a beer garden with Bonfire Brewery brews, silent auction and live music are planned. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.evlt.org.

Eagle Flight Days

What: Eagle’s signature summertime celebration with entertainment, contests, booths and a parade

When: Friday, June 27 through Sunday, June 29

Where: Eagle Town Park and downtown Eagle

Art Display

What: Soliciting local artists interested in displaying their work

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: Call 524-5080 for more information.


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