On Sunday, run off your gluttony with the Fun’d Weekend Run/Walk. It’s 9 a.m. at the Eagle Ranch Pavilion. It’ll cost you $15, and there are 10K, 5K and 1 mile runs. The Friends of the Pool is an Eagle/Gypsum based group raising money to add two more lap lanes to Eagle’s new swimming pool. Tickets available at Kidtopia, Copy Plus, WECMRD, or call Stephanie Samuelson at 328-1029.
Swap before the Swap
This very weekend you need to be at the Swap before the Swap. Basically, here’s the deal. Starting Friday and running through Sunday, a bunch of locally-owned bidnesses are getting together at Venture Sports in Avon for a giant sale and human ski-in. Venture Sports Mountain Quest, Buzz’s, All Mountain Sports, Boot Lab., SOS, and a cast of thousands will be around. Sunday is the area’s first tailgate sale. It’s a ski flea market with no admission charge. Anyone with gear to sell or swap is invited to hawk their wares. Call 949-1318.
The band plays on
Eagle Valley High School Music Department is proud to present its annual fall concert at the Vilar Center in Beaver Creek, 7 p.m. Oct. 22. The concert will be filled with a variety of music for all ages. The Symphonic Band, Jazz Band, Concert Choir and Select Choir will all be performing many different styles of music including swing, rock, country and contemporary pop music. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased in advance from Eagle Valley High School band and choir members. Tickets also can be purchased in advance, or the night of the concert, at the Vilar Center box office (845-TIXS). For more information, call Eagle Valley High School music director, Pat Sheehy, at 328-8960.
Get the bidness
The annual Business and Consumer Show is 4-7:30 p.m. Monday at Sawatch Hall in Village Hall at The Park Hyatt, Beaver Creek. It’s Free, and there’ll be stuff for you to scam. We’re talking 70 exhibitors, free food, lots of giveaways and a live radio simulcast.
Protected Child seminar
You love your kids and you want to keep track of them. That’s why you should attend the Protected Child seminar, 7 p.m. Oct. 21 at the New Life Assembly, 480 Nottingham Road in Avon. It’s for parents and guardians of children 5 and older, and is sponsored by the Avon Police Department and Vail Valley churches. Call 827-4102.