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Practice breast cancer awareness

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Last year, The Platonics performed at Pinktoberfest. This year, KT & the Modulators will be playing at Pinktoberfest.
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October is national Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the Shaw Cancer Center is partnering with several businesses to raise awareness.

Pink the Rink

On Friday, Oct. 12 from 6 to 8 p.m., Eagle Pool and Ice Rink will be offering $10 skating, which includes skate rentals. All proceeds will be donated to the Shaw Cancer Center. Following the open skating, a drop-in hockey game will be offered for all ages and skill levels at 8:15 p.m.


The Dusty Boot will be hosting Pinktoberfest: Beer, Boobs and Brats on Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning at 5 p.m. featuring food and drink specials, live music by KT & the Modulators and stein holding and pink costume contests for all.

Tuck for Tatas

Barre Forte in Edwards will hold a free pop-up course with a $10 suggested donation to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer. The pop-up will take place on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 9:45 a.m. at Craftsman in Edwards. The event will feature small bites, drink specials and a few giveaways. All proceeds will go to Shaw Cancer Center. Participants are asked to bring their own water bottles and mats.

Barbells & Brews for Boobs

Crossfit Training Vail and Vail Brewing Company will host a fundraiser event including a team-style workout and locally crafted brews. The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 10 a.m.

Cut for a Cure

Four Seasons Resort Vail will offer $20 haircuts for men and $40 haircuts for women on Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 970-477-8630 to book an appointment.

Pretty in Pink

Special hair color treatments will be offered at DJ’s Hair Shoppe throughout the month of October. All proceeds will go to the Shaw Cancer Center. Call 970-926-8844 to book an appointment.

Spa Fundraiser Raffle

Four Seasons Resort Vail will also sell raffle tickets for prizes such as dinner for two at Flame, spa services, a staycation and more. All proceeds will go to the Shaw Cancer Center.

Eagle River Fire Protection District

Eagle River firefighters will wear pink shirts while on shift throughout the month.

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