June 5, 2014
Big Daddy's Sports Bar is hosting a free Karaoke night with Sandman Thursday, June 5 beginning at 9 p.m. Drink and food specials will also be offered.
Park play date
Hey moms! On Friday, June 6, from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., bring kids to the playground area of Veltus Park for a chance for kids to play together and for moms to meet. The more the merrier.
For more information, visit http://www.glenwoodmomsformoms.com
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Get to Glenwood by 5 p.m. on Friday, June 6 for a free wine tasting until 7 p.m.
Cooper Wine and Spirits in downtown hosts the free tastings, and there will be a different variety of their hand-selected wines, craft beers and Colorado spirits offered.
The event is free.
Hidden History Tour
On Friday, June 6, at 7 p.m., the Hidden History Tour will take place in downtown Glenwood Springs.
Every community has skeletons in its closet. Robbers, reprobates and the red light district are a few of the subjects of this tour. The excursion will include tales of bank robberies, jail escapes, prohibition, illegal gambling, gangsters, soiled doves and even a murder or two. The tour may not be suitable for young children, due to some of the subject matter.
The Hidden History Tour ambles through the downtown core with a vintage tour guide leading the way. Tours are $15 per person, payable with cash, Visa or MasterCard. Meet at 6:45 in front of the Visitor's Center at 802 Grand Avenue. Payment can be taken then or call ahead for reservations at (970) 945-4448. The tour takes about an hour and a half.
Mountain to Valley races
The Mountain to Valley 10-Miler and FAST 4-Miler Races will be held on Saturday, June 7, at 7:30 a.m.
The races raise money for two organizations which provide services to children with Angelman Syndrome and other developmental disabilities: Mountain Valley Developmental Services which serves Pitkin, Eagle, Lake and Garfield counties, and the Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics. The race is a downhill and fast course finishing in Glenwood Park with a festival including the Smilin' Sam half mile fun run, a children's area, food, drink, live music and beer from Aspen Brewing Company.
The cost is $30 for 4-Miler or $50 for 10-Miler. For more information, visit http://www.mountaintovalleyrace.com.
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