Arts and Entertainment

Two Colorado towns named among best small towns in the West by USA Today
Apr15

Two Colorado towns named among best small towns in the West by USA Today

  USA Today’s 10Best recently published a list of the top small towns in the West, and two Colorado towns made the list. USA Today 10Best is an award that highlights the best in destinations, food and drink, hotels, and things to do. A panel of experts nominated small towns, each with a population of fewer than 25,000, and readers voted for their favorites. Manitou Springs came in at fifth place. Located outside of Colorado...

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Official – Lake Nighthorse Recreation Area
Apr15

Official – Lake Nighthorse Recreation Area

1795 C.R. 210, Durango, Colorado – 970-375-7335 – Lake Nighthorse Live Cam Lake Nighthorse is NOW open! New this year: PFDs now required on all paddle crafts: Per Colorado State Ordinances, all paddle crafts must be equipped with enough PFDs for everyone on board, a sound signaling device (such as a whistle), and the craft must be labeled with the owner’s name, phone number, and address. In Colorado, it is required for...

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POND SKIM AT PURGATORY RESORT
Apr12

POND SKIM AT PURGATORY RESORT

POND SKIM AT PURGATORY RESORT  Sunday, Apr 14, 2024 • 12:30 – 3:00 pm  Purgatory Resort • 1 Skier Place, Durango, CO 81301 MAPEVENT WEBSITE EVENT DESCRIPTION Get ready to show off your moves as you skim across the pond at Purgatory Resort’s Pond Skimming event! Dive into the fun and win the Pond Skimming Contest by bringing your A-game and style points. Dust off your brightest tutu or 80’s neon onesie and don’t...

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WATCH LIVE: Total solar eclipse begins over North America
Apr08

WATCH LIVE: Total solar eclipse begins over North America

This is expected to be North America’s biggest eclipse crowd ever, thanks to the densely populated path of totality. DENVER — The time has come for a total solar eclipse. Millions of Americans are watching as the moon moves in front of the sun, blocking all daylight for as much as four minutes in some areas. The path of the 2024 total solar eclipse will cross North America, passing over Mexico, the United States, and Canada....

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Eclipse events being held today in Southern Colorado
Apr08

Eclipse events being held today in Southern Colorado

COLORADO (KRDO) — If you want to watch the eclipse with others there are a couple of places here in Colorado Springs and Denver hosting viewing parties. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is hosting a free event open to the public at 9:30 this morning in the Heller Center Studio. Goat Patch Brewing Company on Cascade is also hosting an event. They’ll open at 11 a.m. Organizers for both events say they’ll...

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Mercury Retrograde Newsletter
Apr08

Mercury Retrograde Newsletter

FYI, Mercury turned Retrograde April 1! The New Moon in Aries with a Solar Eclipse is near, April 8th, 2024                                                                                            SMILE, AS WE PLOD THROUGH IT & STAY THE COURSE– HEY NOW, Al Manning would say, ILLIGITIMI NON CARBORUNDUM, which was his pet phony Latin Phrase for “Don’t let the bastards grind you down.” Al’s humor makes me smile! This has...

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Dog Show May 17-19, 2024
Apr01

Dog Show May 17-19, 2024

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Southwest Colorado Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (SCCORR) has an online survey
Mar30

Southwest Colorado Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (SCCORR) has an online survey

What are YOUR thoughts on conservation and outdoor recreation in southwest Colorado? Southwest Colorado Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (SCCORR) has an online survey, designed to gather input from residents and visitors on the main opportunities and challenges they see facing conservation and outdoor recreation in southwest Colorado.  The Citizen Survey will be available until the end of April. But don’t wait!...

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HAND TO GOD Mar 29-31, 2024
Mar27

HAND TO GOD Mar 29-31, 2024

EVENT DESCRIPTION Get your tickets to the exciting HAND TO GOD Show written by Robert Askins and Directed by Michael McKelvey. A Description: In the tiny, conservative town of Cypress, Texas, the shy, mild-mannered Jason is just trying to be a good son. When he joins his mother Margery’s Christian Puppet Ministry at the local church, Jason discovers a burgeoning talent for puppetry, and it seems like things, after his father’s sudden...

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DURANGO CELTIC FESTIVAL
Mar27

DURANGO CELTIC FESTIVAL

  TICKETING INFORMATION The Durango Celtic Festival is back and we are celebrating our 10th Anniversary! This year we will feature a number of multi-award bands from across the pond, including The Jeremiahs, One For The Foxes, SuperTrad, and Heron Valley, along with many other Celtic musicians. Get ready for three full days of memorable performances along with workshops, ceilidh dancing, and late-night sessions. This is a family...

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DURANGO SPRING & SUMMER PLANNING GUIDE
Mar20

DURANGO SPRING & SUMMER PLANNING GUIDE

  Plan For Sunny & Mild Days In Durango This Year The beauitful sunny days in Durango are just asking for people to raft the Animas, zipline through the trees or spend your days relaxing outdoors near Vallecito Lake, a favorite spot for horseback riding. You don’t want to miss out on summertime in Durango, Colorado! Durango’s spring season typically consists of snowstorms followed by sunny days where the temperatures...

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A NIGHT OF IMPROV
Mar05

A NIGHT OF IMPROV

Get ready for a night of laughter with Mary and Cindy! Join us at the Durango Arts Center for an improv extravaganza, featuring both short- and long-form comedy. Watch as we create scenes on the spot, inspired by your suggestions. Plus, we’re thrilled to share the stage with our talented friends for an unforgettable night of spontaneous entertainment! COMPLETE SCHEDULE Friday, March 8, 2024 Friday, April 12, 2024 Friday, May 10,...

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Explosive Growth for Solana-Based Meme Coin Dogwifhat
Mar04

Explosive Growth for Solana-Based Meme Coin Dogwifhat

Solana (SOL) based memecoin Dogwifhat (WIF) has surprisingly surged by 300 percent in the last 7 days, initiating a significant price rally. With this rally, the price reached $1.25, and the increase in the value of the altcoin led to reports of some investors making high profits, with individuals earning millions of dollars in a very short period. Contents $310 Investment Skyrockets to $3.12 MillionRise of the Memecoins $310...

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Dealing With Dry Eye Disease: Tips and Tricks
Mar04

Dealing With Dry Eye Disease: Tips and Tricks

In recognition of a prevalent issue affecting nearly 16 million Americans, July has been officially designated as “Dry Eye Awareness Month” by the leading nonprofit and eye health organization Prevent Blindness. Dry eye, a common ocular condition, arises when there is an insufficient production of tear film, improper drainage of tears, or tears of inadequate quality to sustain eye health. The risk factors for this...

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Powerful twin solar flares erupt from sun as cell phone outages spike across US (video)
Feb22

Powerful twin solar flares erupt from sun as cell phone outages spike across US (video)

  It remains unclear if there is a connection between the two events. Two outbursts from the sun occurred as widespread cellphone outages were reported throughout the United States on Thursday (Feb. 22). Two powerful solar flares erupted from the sun on the evening of Wednesday (Feb. 21) and during the early morning of Thursday (Feb. 22). An X1.8-class flare occurred at 6:07 p.m. ET (2307 GMT) on Feb. 21, and another, an X1.7...

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Sam Altman’s Worldcoin Soars After Launch Of OpenAI’s ‘Sora’ Video Tool
Feb22

Sam Altman’s Worldcoin Soars After Launch Of OpenAI’s ‘Sora’ Video Tool

Sam Altman’s Worldcoin Soars After Launch Of OpenAI’s ‘Sora’ Video Tool TOPLINE The price of Worldcoin, a cryptocurrency token for Sam Altman’s eyeball-scanning digital ID venture, has soared following the release of OpenAI’s latest AI tool, Sora,, after a bullish week for crypto and as hype grows for artificial intelligence. A man has his eyes scanned by an orb at a Worldcoin registration point in Barcelona. COPYRIGHT 2023 THE...

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AI Tokens Rally as OpenAI’s Sora Brings Renewed Hope to the Sector
Feb22

AI Tokens Rally as OpenAI’s Sora Brings Renewed Hope to the Sector

  Sector tokens jumped 7.7% on average in the past 24 hours, CoinGecko data shows, with Ocean Protocol’s OCEAN and Fetch.AI’s FET rising more than 10%. Narratives can often fuel significant bumps in token prices, and there are renewed hopes around AI-related tokens. Worldcoin’s WLD zoomed 30%, the highest among all AI tokens, setting a new lifetime peak at $7. Tokens related to artificial intelligence (AI) or claiming to be...

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Analyst Predicts 200% Rally for AI-Related Altcoin, Eyes More Rallies for Sam Altman’s Worldcoin (WLD)
Feb22

Analyst Predicts 200% Rally for AI-Related Altcoin, Eyes More Rallies for Sam Altman’s Worldcoin (WLD)

  A closely followed crypto strategist is predicting big bursts to the upside for two artificial intelligence (AI)-related altcoins including Worldcoin (WLD). Ali Martinez tells his 46,500 followers on the social media platform X that he thinks the native asset of the decentralized storage network Filecoin (FIL) is close to witnessing a big breakout. Filecoin’s decentralized network offers a cheaper alternative for data storage,...

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The Fort Lewis College Art Gallery to host its 63rd Annual Juried Exhibition.
Feb02

The Fort Lewis College Art Gallery to host its 63rd Annual Juried Exhibition.

The Art Gallery at Fort Lewis College to host 63rd Annual Student Juried Exhibition with Guest Juror, Emily Grace King March 7 – April 3, 2024 Opening Reception: March 7, 4:30-6:00 PM Awards announced at 5:15 PM Both events are free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served at the opening reception. The Fort Lewis College Art Gallery is excited to host its 63rd Annual Juried Exhibition. For the past 62 years, Fort Lewis...

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Cultivate Happiness
Jan24

Cultivate Happiness

  As a leader, happiness is essential to yourself and those you lead The United States is not the happiest place on Earth.  It is not even in the top ten.  The happiest countries tend to be those around the Baltic and North Seas:  Finland, Denmark, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, all make the top ten.  About three-fourths of Icelanders describe themselves as content, compared to about one-third of North Americans. These are places that...

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