For local photographer Justin Talbot, recreation and creativity have always been intertwined. In his new book “The Leadville Runner,” Talbot aims to help others bring an element of adventure to their running.
Blues guitarist-singer Seth Walker takes the stage at Leadville’s historic Tabor Opera House July 24 at 8 p.m., in a special Wednesday night performance arranged by fan and Leadville resident Erin Watkins.
I’ll admit, I’m not a theater person. Walking into the current production of “The Fantasticks” playing the Tabor Opera House this weekend, I didn’t know what to expect. What I saw was a great, fast-moving production by a stellar local cast – a classic story of star-crossed lovers including r…
Thanks to the sponsorship of the Leadville Lions Club, Culpepper & Merriweather Circus is coming to Leadville on Friday & Saturday, July 12 and 13 to the Leadville Community Park, W. Sixth St. and McWethy Dr.
A Celtic and Old-time Music Jam will take place in Buena Vista on Tuesday, Aug.13 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Creekside Gathering Place, 203 Cedar St. next to Columbine Park.
On Friday, July 12, Harperrose Studios and the Leadville Arts Coalition feature long-time Leadville local Marsha Carter as the 321 Fridays’ artist.
Matchless After Dark is a new way to experience the historic Matchless Mine. This fundraising event is hosted by the National Mining Hall of Fame at the Matchless Mine, 1-1/4 miles east of Harrison Ave. on Seventh St., on Saturday, July 13th, 8-10 p.m.
Local residents will perform on stage at Leadville’s historic Tabor Opera House this month in four special performances of “The Fantasticks”—a funny and romantic musical about neighbors and young love.
Aaron Lee Tasjan, said to be one of the wittiest, most offbeat, brilliant Americana troubadours writing and singing songs today, performs on Saturday, July 6, at 8 p.m. at the Tabor Opera House.
“A Grand Night for Singing” at the Tabor Opera House presents songs and stories from grand opera and musical theatre — including Tosca, La Traviata, and Leadville’s own story, The Ballad of Baby Doe — on Friday, July 5, at 7:30 p.m.
To catch the spirit of Independence Day, come enjoy the 101st Army Concert Band. The band plays patriotic music for the public, veterans and their families, and current members of the military.
A variety of bands, including several local groups and individuals, will take the outdoor stage on Harrison Avenue during the Leadville BBQ and Brewfest this weekend.
The historic Tabor Opera House in Leadville, 308 Harrison Ave., opens the doors on its 140th anniversary year with a performance by vintage Americana singer Eilen Jewell on Saturday, May 25, at 8 p.m.
The Chaffee County Writers Exchange (CCWE) is sponsoring the May “WE Write” free writing session open to the public on Monday, May 13, 9 a.m. to noon at the Buena Vista Public Library, 131 Linderman Ave.
The annual Spring Art Show of the Lake County School District offers attendees the chance to see what the youngsters have learned over the past year, the opportunity to purchase pottery made by local artists and students and participate in activities for the whole family.
Mackey Campbell has lived a full life, and accomplished more than most, all before the age of 20. Simply put, she redefines the words focused and driven.
Three Lake County High School students are winners in this year’s Common Reader art and creative writing contest through Colorado Mountain College.
Laurel McHargue will host two new book-release signing parties in Leadville this month, the first on Friday, March 15, from 5-7 p.m. at Fire On The Mountain, and the second on Friday, March 29, from 6-8 p.m. at Lake County Public Library.
The Greater Arkansas River Nature Association and Central Colorado Conservancy are partnering for the 5th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Buena Vista on Friday, March 8, at the Buena Vista Community Center and Salida on Saturday, March 9, at the Salida Steamplant Theater.
The National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum and RE/MAX Aspen Leaf Realty will present Spirits in the Shaft: a wine, beer and whiskey tasting event on Feb. 8, from 6 to 9 p.m.
When Leadville local Christina McKinney began to clean-out her grandmother’s home of 65 years, she found long-forgotten relics of her family’s past.
Local artists McKinley Gardner, Cheyenne Havens and Ben Woodcock of Leadville submitted winning entries to the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum’s (NMHFM) First Annual Youth Art Contest: Me As A Miner.
“This Wonderful Life,” the one-man show starring Jim Leaming, will be presented at the Twin Lakes Schoolhouse, 231 Lang, on Saturday, Dec. 29 and Monday, Dec. 31, from 7 to 8:20 p.m.
Latest Mountain Guide
- Construction now underway at LLCFR’s south fire station
- Help raise funds for Huck Finn Bike park
- Summer four-vs-four volleyball is for women
- Community calendar
- Mt. Massive Traverse is a classic run
- Take Mount Arkansas to Evans Gulch
- ‘The Leadville Runner’ is Talbot’s new book
- Attend Community Talent Show Aug. 3