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Bret Michaels, Dee Snider rock crowds at Winter Park Music Festival (photos/video)

August 26, 2017 — Bret Michaels, Dee Snider and the Rick Lewis Project came to Winter Park this weekend to rock an electrified crowd of thousands at Hideaway Park for the Winter Park Music Festival. The festival started off early with the Rick Lewis Project, just after noon, and

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‘Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey’ at Mountainfilm in Aspen

August 26, 2017 — Fred Beckey, the elusive and mercurial climbing god, was too busy racking up first ascents throughout most of his legendary climbing career to slow down and let somebody make a movie about him. But 12 years ago, at age 83, the original “dirtbag” gave Colorado

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Colorado Freeride Festival day 2 (photo gallery/video)

July 29, 2017 — Weather played the roll of killjoy at the Colorado Freeride Festival on Saturday, postponing the Maxxis Slopestyle Finals to Sunday, and closing down a number of other attractions. Despite the rainy conditions, visitors made the best of the day spectating the Intergalactic Pond Crossing and

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Colorado Freeride Festival kicks off (with photo gallery/video)

July 28, 2017 — Winter Park Resort was packed on Friday as the Colorado Freeride Festival kicked off, inviting guests from around the world to spectate amazing stunts, massive tricks and much more. "It's the biggest festival in the state and it's known very well around the world to

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Exploring the nerdy zeitgeist at Comic Con

July 3, 2017 — I strolled through the doors of the Denver Convention Center on Sunday and took in the welcomed sights and sounds of Denver Comic Con. If you've never been to a comic convention before, it's a barrage to the senses. There's thousands of people maneuvering their

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Granby’s tasting room brewery: How it works

July 3, 2017 — I don't want you to think I'm bragging here, because I'm not. And Kirk Main, the owner of Never Summer Brewing on main street in Granby, wouldn't come out and brag about his business either. I can't brag because Kirk is the one who did

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New Orleans singer set to play at Music on the Square

July 3, 2017 — New Orleans native and singer/songwriter, Andrew Duhon, brings refreshing honesty with a matching performance that reflects his personal perspective to the Music on the Square stage from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. His voice leaves no gaps in the experience as he sings with

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Sharks and Jets sighted in Grand Lake

June 29, 2017 — "Tonight, tonight, won't be just any night" as Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre opens "West Side Story" this weekend. The local production of "West Side Story" opens at 8 p.m. Friday at the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre in Grand Lake. This classic of the American theatre

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Calendar: Going on in Grand

June 29, 2017 — TODAY Celebrate Recovery — 6 p.m. Celebrate Recovery is a non-profit 12 step, Bible-based recovery program that meets in Granby every Friday night at 6 p.m. 257 W Topaz Ave, behind the Granby Elementary School. Helping resolve life's hurts, habits and hang-ups. "West Side Story"

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Photo Gallery: Blues From The Top Day Two

June 25, 2017 — The Blues From the Top Festival came to a conclusion Sunday after two days of world-class music. Fans were pleased with a second straight day of sunshine, and another dazzling lineup of musicians. The day started off with a performance from The High Mountain Gospel

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Photo Gallery: Blues From The Top Kicks Off

June 24, 2017 — Thousands crowded the newly revamped Hideaway Park stage to celebrate the 15th annual Blues From The Top Festival in Winter Park on Saturday. Fans were treated to a stellar lineup of blues and rock performers, upcoming young musicians on the Keeping the Blues Alive stage,

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SING THEM BLUES: Blues from the Top Festival returns this weekend to Winter Park

June 22, 2017 — By Sawyer D’Argonne | sdargonne@skyhinews.com The newly opened stage in Hideaway Park will play host to the 15th annual Blues From The Top Festival in Winter Park this weekend. The event promises cold beer, local dining and performances from some of the preeminent blues artists

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Going on in Grand

May 25, 2017 — FRIDAY May 26 Conversational Spanish Group – 9 — 10 a.m. Rocky Mountain Roastery, Fraser. 970-531-0006 Sidewalk Sale ­­­— 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Grand Mountain Trading Co., Granby. 970-887-3776 Special Author Event — 11 a.m. City Market, Granby. 970-887-7140 Rotary Bingo — 7:30 p.m.

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Going on in Grand

May 23, 2017 — WEDNESDAY May 24 Story Time – 10 a.m. Granby Library. 970-887-3851 Story Time – 11:30 a.m. Hot Sulphur Springs Library. 970-725-3942 Lavender Elephant Grand Opening Feat. Event Espresso – 4 – 7 p.m. Lavender Elephant, Winter Park. 985-630-5256 THURSDAY May 25 Free Technology Assistance –

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Steve Foltz to play in WP

February 10, 2017 — Steve Foltz of the band Trout Steak Revival and Andy Straus and The Real McCoy will play Hideaway Park Brewery in Winter Park on Monday, Feb. 13 from 5-8 p.m. Foltz plays mandolin and guitar for Trout Steak Revival. He will be joining forces with

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Strange and wonderful world of competitive duck painting, a talk by Martin J. Smith

February 10, 2017 — Martin J. Smith, of Granby will be giving a talk at the Fraser Historic Church on Friday, Feb. 17 about his nonfiction book, The Wild Duck Chase. It is a book about the Federal Duck Stamp Contest and the strange and wonderful world of competitive

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Chris Power talks about another year of jamming

February 9, 2017 — It's 3 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon when I was able to catch The Hip Abduction's bassist Chris Powers prior to a midday jam-practice session on the east coast. Chris Power is immediately warm and inviting when sharing thoughtful words on behalf of the entire band.

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Grand Lake preps for Winter Carnival

February 9, 2017 — Each year the citizens of Grand Lake come together to celebrate with their annual Winter Carnival. EVENTS This year's festivities will be held Saturday Jan. 11, in Grand Lake. The theme for this year is "Grand Lake Goes Hollywood". The day will kick off at

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MPHS presents ‘George Washington Slept Here’

February 8, 2017 — Middle Park High School announced the spring play: "George Washington Slept Here", written by Moss Hart and George S Kaufman. The performance dates will be March 16-18. The story chronicles the trials and tribulations of Newton Fuller who craves—and gets—"a little place in the country

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Meet The Nth Power

February 2, 2017 — Meet the Nth Power, an influential and multi-talented quartet striving to incorporate their diverse musical backgrounds into a whole jazz-funk style. Featuring the notorious female drummer Nikki Glaspie, bassist Nate Edgar, gospel-rooted guitarist Nick Cassarino, and the now youngest member/vocalist Courtney Smith. This band initially

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