"Go & Do" in Steamboat Springs this weekend May 19 to 21
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Thursday, May 18, 2017
Steamboat Springs Wondering what to do and where to go in Steamboat Springs? We've got you covered with this weekend's top 10 events.
Friday, May 20
Safe Routes to School Spring Bike Rodeo
7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Strawberry Park Elementary School, 39620 Amethyst St.
This day-long outdoor event includes hands-on clinics for children that teach bike smarts and riding skills to make summer cycling safer and more fun. Volunteers are needed. Visit steamboatbiketown.com/safe-routes for information.
Routt County CEO Trade Show
5 to 7 p.m. | Steamboat Springs Community Center, 1605 Lincoln Ave.
Routt County's first CEO class will host a business trade show. Meet these student entrepreneurs as they showcase their new businesses. The event is free.
Saturday, May 20
Crash this Class! Creativity Workshops
Noon to 2 p.m. | Depot Arts Center, 1001 13th St.
Spread your creative wings in the Steamboat Springs Art Council's open studio workshop for all ages, kids to adults. Mix it up with materials that range from paints, pens, inks and pastels, or create a collage. $20 per participant; drop-in workshop.
2017 Leadership Steamboat: Miscellaneous Antiques Dying to be Discovered
1 to 4 p.m. | Chief Theater, 813 Lincoln Ave.
Have you heard of the TV series Antiques Roadshow? Now is your chance to bring in items from around the house that you would like appraised. The 2017 Leadership Steamboat class has created a local Steamboat version of the popular TV show with all benefits going to the local chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving. The Leadership Steamboat class has worked with M.A.D.D. to create a victim impact panel in Routt County.
14th annual Great North Routt Chili Cook Off
1 to 5 p.m. | Hahn's Peak Roadhouse, 60880 Routt County Road 129
Sample a variety of chili, desserts and soups at Hahn's Peak Roadhouse. To enter, bring six quarts of chili or more by 12:30 p.m. on the day of the event. Entry fee is $10, and tickets to eat are $15. Entertainment will be provided by Kirk Martinsen, and proceeds benefit North Routt Preschool and North Routt Fireworks.
Old Salt Union
10 p.m. | Schmiggity’s, 821 Lincoln Ave.
Old Salt Union is known for playing music by its own set of rules. While the men who make up the group are not complete rebels, they are certainly focused on exposing people to a purer, more exciting and more original form of Americana, progressive string music and folk music.
Sunday, May 21
The Mac Off contest
3 to 5 p.m. | Steamboat Springs Community Center, 1605 Lincoln Ave.
Entries are needed for the Mac and Cheese Cooking Contest, which will be a benefit Young Tracks. Enter recipes for People's Choice or Kids' Choice awards and cash prizes. Public welcome. Call 970-879-5790, email kim@youngtracks or stop by for rules and registration form.
"A Night at the Movies" — 2017 Spring Ice Show
4:30 to 5:30 p.m. | Howelsen Ice Arena, 285 Howelsen Pkwy.
The Steamboat Springs Figure Skating Club presents "A Night at the Movies," a spring ice skating showcase featuring local figure skaters performing to music from movie soundtracks. There will be movie theatre-style concessions at the bake sale fundraiser during intermission. For more information, email email@example.com.