Movies and Music
What: Free live music followed by an outdoor movie showing, hosted by the town of Gypsum
When: Friday, June 13
Time: 6 p.m. music and 8 p.m. movie
Where: Lundgren Theater
Details: This week’s band is Edgewater and the movie is “Monsters University.”
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.
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 more
When: Friday, June 27 through Sunday, June 29
Where: Eagle Town Park and downtown Eagle
Details: For the full Flight Days schedule, visit www.townofeagle.org
Eagle Flight Days Parade
What: The 2014 parade theme is “How the West was Fun.”
When: Saturday, June 28
Time: 10 a.m.
Where: The parade marches down Broadway, from Fifth Street to Second Street.
Details: Parade participants must fill out an entry form, found at www.townofeagle.org under the Flight Days tab. Forms are also available at Eagle Town Hall. Entry fee is $10, payable to Eagle Flight Days. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
What: Soliciting local artists interested in displaying their work
Where: Gypsum Public Library
Details: Call 524-5080 for more information.