Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, July 19

Here's a look at a variety of events Wednesday around Colorado Springs and beyond:

    

FESTIVALS

By Carlotta Olson Updated: July 19, 2017 at 7:16 am • Published: July 18, 2017 0
photo - FILE - In this June 12, 2016 file photo, John Mayer of Dead & Company performs at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Mayer won't be performing at a tribute concert honoring the late rock icon Prince on Thursday. Concert promoter Randy Levy told the Minneapolis Star Tribune late Tuesday, Oct. 11, that Mayer had a "change of schedule" and had to withdraw from the concert at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
FILE - In this June 12, 2016 file photo, John Mayer of Dead & Company performs at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Mayer won't be performing at a tribute concert honoring the late rock icon Prince on Thursday. Concert promoter Randy Levy told the Minneapolis Star Tribune late Tuesday, Oct. 11, that Mayer had a "change of schedule" and had to withdraw from the concert at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)

Here's a look at a variety of events Wednesday around Colorado Springs and beyond:

    

El Paso County Fair - Calhan, CO, elpasocountyfair.com

    

FESTIVALS

Through Aug. 4: Bravo! Vail Music Festival — Vail; bravovail.org.

    

BEER

Nature on Tap — Grab a beer and learn about nature, 5-8 p.m. Fossil Craft Beer Co., 2845 Ore Mill Road, Suite 1. One dollar of each beer will benefit Friends of El Paso County Nature Centers; 520-6387.


719 Brew Festival — 6-9 p.m., Switchbacks FC Soccer Stadium, Weidner Field, 6303 Barnes Road 719day.com.

    

STAGE

“Tinker Yorkinee Spree’s Fantabulous Suitcase Circus” — Opens 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, 2:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, through Sept. 9, Simpich Showcase, 2413 W. Colorado Ave., $10.50 in advance, $12 at door; simpich.com/circus.

    

MUSIC

John Mayer — 7 p.m., Pepsi Center, Denver, $44.50 and up; AT.
Robert Cray
— 7 p.m., Memorial Hall, Pueblo, $32-$40; pueblomemorialhall.com.
Prince Royce
— With Luis Coronel and CNCO, 7:30 p.m., Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, $48.50-$52; TM.
Dirty Heads and Soja
— With The Green, Rdgldgrn, 7 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $40.75 and up; AX.

Pikes Peak Jazz And Swing Society’s Jazz in the Parks — With 101st Army National Guard Dixieland Band, 6 p.m., Fountain Creek Regional Park
Summer Concert Series in The Glen — With Split Hill, 6 p.m., The Glen at Broadmoor
Springs Contemporary Jazz Band — 6 p.m., The Warehouse
Starburn — 6 p.m., The Gold Room
Playing with Smoke — 6 p.m., Switchbacks FC Soccer Stadium
Hillside Gardens Summer Concert Series — With Joe and Katie   Uveges, 6:30 p.m., Hillside Gardens
Manitou Springs Soda Springs Concert Series — With 312th Army Reserve Band, 7 p.m., Soda Springs Park
Monument Concerts in the Park — With The Inman Brothers Band, 7 p.m., Limbach Park bandshell
Open Mic — 7 p.m., Ute Inn
7WON9 Day — 8:30 p.m., Rawkus

    

ART

“Ragnarök”  — Works by Wendy Mike and De Lane Bredvik, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Jan. 7, $12; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Bruno Munro: Thank You for a Very Enjoyable Game” — Through Sept. 17, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Arcade Addicts” — Works by Doug Mansfield, through July 28, The Modbo, 17C E. Bijou St.; themodbo.com.
July Featured Artists — Works Marsha Markwalder and Nancy Nuttelman, with guest artist, Reveille Kennedy, through July 29, Boulder Street Gallery, 206 N. Tejon St.; 636-9358, boulderstreetgallery.com.
“Mixed Feelings” — Through July 29, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.
“Texture, Glass and Paint” — Works by Magdaline, Diana Zombola and Marian Busey, through July 30, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.
“ Little Bits of Me” — Works by Carole Morrison, through July 31, Plaza of the Rockies, 121 S. Tejon St; tinyurl.com/yaqdu3dw.
July Featured Artists — Diana Werthman and Sofia Balas, through July 31, The Artists’ Gallery, 416 Main St., Cañon City; 345-4070.
Works by Sandy Pfeifer — Through July 31, Colorado Springs Conservatory, 415 S. Sahwatch St.; tinyurl.com/y7nrqunn.
“Seeking Surfaces”
— Works by Jeremiah Welsh, Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 111. Exhibit runs through Sept. 22; peakradar.com/event/seeking-surfaces.

Through July 22: “The Birds” Works by Holly Lynton, Goodwin Fine Arts, Denver; goodwinfineart.com.
Through July 22: “Somewhere to Nowhere” — Works by Shawn Huckins, Goodwin Fine Arts, Denver; goodwinfineart.com.
Through Aug. 6: “Color” — Works by Teresa Booth Brown, Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Denver. Registration required for opening reception: botanicgardens.org.
Through Sept. 24: Sculpture by Alexander Calder — Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Denver; botanicgardens.org.
Through Sept. 24: “Sordid and Sacred: The Beggars in Rembrandt’s Etchings” — Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Sept. 30: “At the Water’s Edge: Floral and Fowl” — Works by Michael Warren and Darryl Trott, Old South Frame and Gallery, Denver; 1-303-715-3828.

Featured Artists — Pasty Muir Ray, through Aug. 17, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; tinyurl.com/ok6ysjp.

“Force/Resistance” — Through Sept. 9, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Everyday Extraordinary: From Rembrandt to Warhol” — Opens 10 a.m., Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Sept. 17. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Positive Exposure: The Spirit of Difference” — Works by photographer Rick Guidotti, through Dec. 31, Chapel Hills Mall, 1510 Briargate Blvd.; tinyurl.com/z78epdz.

“The Art of Storytelling” — Through Dec. 31, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance” — Through November 2018, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.; 632-2646, money.org.

 

    

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