Plan your week with these upcoming Vail Valley activities
Monday, Aug. 14
Coffee for a Cause — Chris Anthony’s Youth Initiative Project has teamed up with Hunter Bay Coffee Roasters in Old Town Arvada to create a dark roast blend — the Youth Project Blend. Pick up a bag at Yeti’s Grind to support The Glide Project.
Tuesday, Aug. 15
Hot Summer Nights with Jojo’s Slim Wednesday (on Tuesday) — Widespread Panic keyboardist JoJo Hermann brings rock-jazz to Vail’s Hot Summer Nights concert series. The show is free and takes place at Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater at 6:30 p.m. Visit http://www.vvf.org.
Wednesday, Aug. 16
Avon Live summer concerts continue — The Wednesday evening music seies brings award-winning national talent to Nottingham Park from 5 to 9 p.m. Visit http://www.Avon.org.
Thursday, Aug. 17
Enjoy Vail Jazz at Vail Square — Eliane Elias brings Samba Brazil to the all-weather Jazz Tent in Lionshead Village at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25-$50. Visit http://www.VailJazz.org.
Summer concerts in Minturn — The Minturn Summer Concert Series welcomes Crow and Canyon to Little Beach Park for a free performance from 6 to 8 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 18
Ford Amphitheater goes big for 30th celebration — Rodrigo y Gabriela headline the first night of Vail’s Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater’s 30th anniversary concerts. Lucas Nelson, son of Willie, opens with Promise of the Real. Tickets start at $35. Visit http://www.vvf.org. (Third Eye Blind performs Saturday, Aug. 19.)