What’s up in Glenwood

Free tastings

It’s a brilliant local “to do” every weekend in Historic Downtown Glenwood Springs — Cooper Wine & Spirits hosts free local craft beer and hand-selected wine tastings from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Stop by and expand your tastes.

New West Guitar Group

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Steve’s Guitars, located 19 N. 4th Street in Carbondale, is offering free live music on Friday, April 25 beginning at 8 p.m.

The New West Guitar Group is the slated performer.

Free Beer Fridays

Montana’s Smokehouse is offering Free Beer Fridays with live music on Friday, April 25 beginning at 9 p.m.

Montana’s boasts pool tables, foosball, and a dance floor. Admission is free.

Art Reflections

The Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is housing Reflections: An Art Exhibition all day on Friday, April 25.

This exhibition celebrates Gayle Mortell’s artistic eye as she debuts her impressive, personal collection of art. The exhibit will be open through May 31.

Gayle’s retirement party will coincide with the April 25 opening, beginning at 5:30 p.m.

For more information, visit or call (970) 945-2414. Admission is free.

Open Mic night

The Black Dog Saloon in New Castle is hosting an Open Mic Night on Sunday, April 27 beginning at 5 p.m. Admission is free.

Monday Night Jazz

The Hotel Colorado is hosting a Monday Night Jazz Jam Session on April 28 at 7 p.m.

This session is for musicians of all levels looking to improvise over jazz standards in public. Spectators are welcome and encouraged. Admission is free.

Pole Dancing basics

Learn the basics of pole dance in a beginner level, no experience necessary class offered Tuesday, April 29, at 6:30p.m.

Learn lifts, spins, dance, transitions and safety. Pre-registrations required. Call or text 970-315-2068 to register or visit

Bring shoes and cost is $30.

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