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Eagle Outside Festival

Kickoff Block Party

What: Block party hosted by Bonfire Brewing

When: Friday, May 10

Time: Party starts at 4 p.m.

Where: West Second Street in downtown Eagle

Details: Beer, food and live music from Hardscrabble.

Eagle Outside Festival

What: Mountain bike and trail running races, equipment demos, kids activities and more

When: Saturday and Sunday, May 11 and 12

Where: Eagle Ranch

Details: For more information about the event, visit

Book Bunch

What: Interactive book club for kids in fourth through sixth grades

When: Thursday, May 15

Time: 4 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: Featured book is “Seven Wonders of Sassafras Springs” by Betty Birney.

Boneyard Boogie

What: 10K trail run to benefit the Vail Valley Charitable Foundation

When: Saturday, May 18

Time: Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Race starts at 9 a.m.

Where: Race starts at the Bluffs BLM Trail Head parking area

Details: Pre-registration is $29 at the event website – Race day registration costs $39. The Boneyard Boogie is the first scoring race in the La Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Series.

Eagle Fire BBQ

What: Community barbecue for the whole family hosted by the Greater Eagle Fire Department

When: Saturday, May 18

Time: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Brush Creek Pavilion

Details: For more information, visit

Roller Derby

What: 10th Mountain Dolls bout

When: Saturday, May 18

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Where: Eagle Pool and Ice Rink

Details: Admission is $5 per adult, $3 per kid with children age 3 and younger admitted free.

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet

What: Annual fund-raiser for the Eagle Valley Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

When: Saturday, May 18

Time: 6 p.m.

Where: Eagle River Center at the Eagle County Fairgrounds

Details: Event will feature Moe’s Bar B Que, a silent auction, raffles and a live auction. For information, contact Dennis Goodspeed at 970-926-0836.

Movie matinee

What: Free showing of “Peter Pan”

When: Wednesday, May 22

Time: 4 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: For more information, call 970-524-5080.

Art in the Afternoon

What: Free arts and crafts for elementary-age kids

When: Thursday, May 23

Time: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Details: Snacks provided. Call 970-328-8800 for more information.

Eagle Valley High School Graduation

What: Commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2013

When: Saturday, May 25

Time: 9 a.m.

Where: Hot Stuff Stadium

Eagle Ranch Bike Classic

What: Vail Rec District race series comes to Eagle

When: Wednesday, May 29

Time: 4:45 p.m.

Where: Arroyo Drive at Eagle Ranch

Details: For more information, call 970-479-2279 or visit

Screaming Eagle Golf Tournament

What: Eagle Chamber of Commerce event to support the scholarship program

When: Friday, May 31

Time: 11 a.m. shotgun start

Where: Eagle Ranch Golf Club

Details: Registration starts at 9:45 a.m. with an apres-golf party planned. For more information, visit

Dive into Summer

What: Pool party to open the summer season hosted by Western Eagle County Metropolitan Recreation District

When: Friday, May 31

Time: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Eagle Pool

Details: Free admission for kids of all ages. . Call 970-328-5277.

Retirement Party

What: Community open house for retiring Eagle Valley Library District Director Charlyn Canada

When: Friday, May 31

Time: 4 to 6 p.m.

Where: Avon Public Library

Details: For additional information, call 970-949-6797.

Baseball Opening Day

What: Festival launch for the local youth baseball program

When: Saturday, June 1

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Eagle County Fairgrounds fields complex

Details: Concessions, booths, Rockies Skills Challenge and more. For information visit,

Summer Reading Kickoff Event

What: Children’s singer/songwriter Eddie Coker will perform to kick off the Eagle Valley Library District’s summer reading program.

When: Tuesday, June 4 at 1 p.m. at the Eagle Public Library

Tuesday June 4 at 3 p.m. at the Gypsum Public Library

Wednesday, June 5 at 1 p.m. at the Avon Public Library

Details: Performance is sponsored by Friends of the Eagle Valley Library District. For more information, call 970-328-8800.

Art Display

What: Soliciting local artists interested in displaying their work

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: Call 524-5080 for more information.

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