How the Local Mountains Got their Names

Have you ever wondered how the peaks around Ouray got their Names? Our special exhibit answers these questions and more. See photos of the local peaks with detailed descriptions of where the names came from Thursday, May 1, 2014 | 10:00am – 4:30pm (Time Zone: US/Mountain) Location: Ouray County Museum Contact: Maria Jones Email: ochs@ouraynet.com … Continued

Come Join The Ouray Forkfest – April 25 & 26

OURAY FORKFEST – APRIL 25 & 26, 2014 Weehawken Creative Arts is excited to announce the inaugural Ouray ForkFest on April 25 and 26, 2014. A local group consisting of Weehawken Creative Arts, local restaurant and community volunteers decided to resurrect the old Ouray Culinary Festival with a fresh local twist and invite you to … Continued

Ouray Forkfest

OURAY FORKFEST – APRIL 25 & 26, 2014 Weehawken Creative Arts is excited to announce the inaugural Ouray ForkFest on April 25 and 26, 2014. A local group consisting of Weehawken Creative Arts, local restaurant and community volunteers decided to resurrect the old Ouray Culinary Festival with a fresh local twist and invite you to … Continued

Jazz Trio

The Sherbino Theatre and The Wright Opera House are pleased to co-sponsor an intimate jazz concert featuring the Jeff Solon Jazz Trio. Performing jazz standards and new original compositions, the Jeff Solon Jazz Trio brings new dynamics and interplay between the trio, allowing for spontaneity, intimacy, and depth that is so important in jazz. Meet … Continued

Open Bard Poetry Series

Thursday, April 3, 2014 | 6:30pm – 9:00pm Open Bard is a monthly poetry reading/performance series at the historic Sherbino Theater in Ridgway. This month’s event will feature Luis Lopez, of Colorado Mesa University. The doors open at 6:30 for sign-ups to read and refreshments. Starting at 7:00 pm, Luis will take the stage. Following … Continued

Wine & Whiskers – March 20th

Get ready for another unique and energizing evening to benefit the region’s homeless pets in need! Second Chance Humane Society is hosting the 7th Annual Wine and Whiskers Weekend, and to accommodate the quickly growing interest in the event, it is now a two night affair. Thursday March 20th from 6:30 – 8:30 PM is … Continued

Ridgway Moon Walk – March 13th

Monthly Art Outings at the full moon!! Please join the Ridgway Creative District and Weehawken Creative Arts for the March Ridgway MoonWalk Art Outing: Arts & Hearts Gallery Tour: ~ Thursday, March 13, 2014, from 4:00 – 7:00 PM in downtown Ridgway. Start by picking up the MoonWalk map/brochure at either Lupita’s Bizarre Bazaar (380 … Continued

Come down for some Cross Country Skiing!

We’ve had some early spring weather for the past several days which make us all ready to run outside and play! Conditions are great for cross country skiing or snowshoeing. Opportunities abound in and around Ouray. Within walking distance of town, numerous trails provide cross-country skiing and snow-shoeing access, to take in the special charm … Continued

Got Stump Fundraiser

Come join Paradox Sports for our annual Paradox Ice event. Beer will be provided by the Ouray Brewery. There will be multimedia presentations by Paradox Sports athletes and ambassadors, as well as a silent auction and the Got Stump shirt auction that will benefit Paradox Sports and the Ouray Ice Park. $10 at the door, … Continued

RIdgway Moonwalk | Arts & Craft Show

Ridgway MoonWalks!   Monthly Art Outings at the full moon!!   Please join the Ridgway Creative District and Weehawken Creative Arts for the February Ridgway MoonWalk Art Outing: Arts & Hearts Gallery Tour, on Thursday, February 13, 2014, from 4:00 – 7:00 PM in downtown Ridgway.   Start by picking up the MoonWalk map/brochure at … Continued