January 2, 2019 — Eagle neighbors will gather to mark the official conclusion of the Christmas season Sunday by the 12th Night bonfire. While they warm themselves at the discarded Christmas tree fire, sip hot chocolate (provided by the Eagle Lions Club) and maybe even take a turn on
December 6, 2018 — GYPSUM — You didn't know that the romantic comedy "Almost, Maine," is the most performed play by high school, more than Shakespeare's "Midsummer Night's Dream." "Almost, Maine" is a midwinter night's dream. It runs through Sunday, Dec. 9, at Eagle Valley High School. The play
November 30, 2018 — Aside from a rooftop on Christmas Eve way past their bedtime, how many opportunities do local kids have to see a live reindeer? Home for the Holidays in Gypsum provides that unique opportunity, plus a whole lot of other Christmas cheer. Gypsum's annual holiday celebration
November 23, 2018 — The holiday season hits downtown Eagle on Saturday, Dec. 1, with the traditional Christmas on Broadway celebration. The festivities will actually begin a couple of days earlier when 35 local businesses participate in the Eagle Chamber's Wassailfest presented by Circle-A Auto Repair. Wassail connoisseurs are
November 20, 2018 — After wrapping up a massive transformation last summer, the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum crew wants to show off a little. Every third Wednesday of the month, from December through April, the museum is hosting "Alpine Journeys: Through the Lens." The programs will present the
November 15, 2018 — Street art in Gypsum — now that's a concept you probably wouldn't expect. But it's happening on Saturday, Nov. 17, when one of the rising stars of Denver's urban art scene travels to DJ's & Dahlias in Gypsum for a live art event. Casey Kawaguchi
November 8, 2018 — Editor's note: this story originally ran in the Summit Daily. With base areas having a depth of over 20 inches of snow and three out of four Summit County ski resorts open, it's safe to say that winter is in full swing. To celebrate, local
October 31, 2018 — VAIL — "The Laramie Project" is a gut-wrenching and inspiring presentation of hope and hate and more hope. It's tough, and that's why members of Vail Mountain School's theater department say they're proud to tackle it. "It's a difficult topic, and it's a difficult play,"
October 26, 2018 — Longtime locals know that as soon as they hand out the last fistful of Halloween candy, bazaar season begins. The big three local holiday fair events happen downvalley in November. This year, the schedule has them staked for three consecutive weekends beginning this Saturday, Nov.
October 19, 2018 — The Vail Valley is renowned for its scenic beauty, but a new local businesses believes the area actually smells as great as it looks. With names such as "Hunting Camp," "Cowboy Sleigh Ride" and "High Altitude Honeysuckle" High Country Candles wants to give everyone a
October 12, 2018 — Entrepreneurial dreams come in all sizes. Big dreams involve venture capital and stock shares. Medium size dreams involve bank loans and retail space searches. Little dreams involve dipping into personal savings or using a credit card. But where can you go if your dream is
October 8, 2018 — Something old, something new doesn't just apply to brides. It's an apt description of what's happening at Sylvan Lake State Park. Starting with the new, Sylvan Lake's new dam in nearing completion. Touching on the old, the historic Upper Brush Creek School is slated for
October 5, 2018 — Gypsum's Fall Fest Spooktacular and the Eagle Ranch Pumpkin Patch return to the downvalley towns of Gypsum and Eagle on Saturday, Oct. 13. That means local kids can enjoy all the frightening fun they can handle. Eventgoers are urged to don their costumes and enjoy
September 21, 2018 — According to the House Method website, Eagle is the most underrated community in all of Colorado. That news doesn't surprise Alexis Kensinger — a community native who has returned to put down roots in her home town. "Eagle is such an amazing little place and
September 14, 2018 — Take a weekend of peak fall color and combine it with a sport that just about anyone can tackle and you get what organizers hope will be a formula for fun next weekend. The Crossfire Disc Golf Tournament — on the new Cross Creek Disc
September 4, 2018 — Every discussion of the circus these days seems to go back to one theme — they don't use elephants anymore. Indeed, the circus tent that has been set up in Nottingham Park has been quite the conversation piece. This weekend the Zoppe family circus will
August 31, 2018 — Back before seemingly unlimited entertainment choices could be beamed right into your living room, folks had to rely on their own talents if they wanted to relax with some tunes after a hard day's work. Trouble was, not everyone had the skill or instruction to
August 24, 2018 — GYPSUM — We tend to think of ourselves as safe here in Eagle County, so when a violent crime occurs such as a homicide in Edwards or a knife attack in Avon or a brutal beating in Eagle, the community as a whole is shaken.
August 19, 2018 — The Tabor Opera House was built in an era when silver barons ruled and legendary performers such as Oscar Wilde, Buffalo Bill and Harry Houdini actually basked in the stage's limelight. But this coming weekend — Saturday, Aug. 25, and Sunday, Aug. 26 — The
August 15, 2018 — VAIL — Jon Sheppard has always been addicted to adventure, and tends to see the world as a big ol' beautiful playground. His photos reflect that, and in his award-winning books he shares insights, stories and photography. You can take a stroll through Sheppard's world