Plan your week with these upcoming Vail Valley activities
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Monday, July 24
Searching for the Dead Sea Scrolls — The Vail Symposium presents Dr. Randall Price to talk about the exciting discovery of the 12th cave containing Dead Sea Scrolls — dating back some 2,000 years. A true Indiana Jones-style tale, the ancient collection of texts have been called the greatest archaeological find of the 20th century. The event takes place at 6:30 p.m. at The Westin in Avon. Visit http://www.vailsymposium.org.
Tuesday, July 25
Bravo! Vail free concert — Take a break from your day with a free, hour-long chamber music concert performed by Chelsea Wang. The concert is at 1 p.m. at the Vail Interfaith Chapel. Visit http://www.bravovail.org.
Hot Summer Nights in Vail — Shooter Jennings performs the free concert at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the music starts at 6:30. Visit http://www.vvf.org.
Wednesday, July 26
Gilbert conducts New World Symphony — Alan Gilbert returns to the podium with a world premiere featuring the New York Philharmonic. The performance features Bravo! Vail’s very own Anne-Marie McDermott playing Gershwin. Tickets start at $5 for lawn seats and $94 for pavilion seating. Music starts at 6 p.m. Visit http://www.bravovail.org.
Thursday, July 27
Pick a concert, any concert — In Minturn, Satsang performs a free show as part of the Minturn Summer Concert Series at Little Beach Park from 6 to 8 p.m.; Vail Jazz at Vail Square features tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong in Lionshead at 6 p.m. (tickets start at $25); and The Broadcast take the Eagle Town Park stage for a free ShowDown Town concert at 6:30 p.m.
Friday, July 28
Just kick it — The Kick It! 3v3 Soccer Tournament welcomes families and children of all ages to compete. The three-day tournament is put on by the Vail Rec District. Visit http://www.vailrec.com.
Local dancers attend classes in New York ranging from ballet to Broadway.