Events

Glenwood Canyon Shuffle Race for Literacy

October 5, 2019

Make plans now to join Literacy Outreach for the annual running of the Glenwood Canyon Shuffle Race for Literacy! Join us October 5th for the half-marathon or 5-K run/walk through the spectacular Glenwood Canyon.  You will be entered as we shuffle the deck for Literacy Outreach with the best poker hand winning $100 and the second place hand winning $50.  All participants receive an amazing tee shirt talents of a local artist.   

The half-marathon starts at 9 a.m. sharp with the 5-K following at 10 a.m.   Buses will carry participants from the finish line at the No Name exit in Glenwood Canyon to the race starting points.  

Take advantage of the early-bird special entry pricing before September 7th.  The entry fee for the half-marathon is $40 per person and the fee for the 5-K is $25 per person.  Entry fee prices jump an additional $5 per person for both events after September 5th and another $5 per person on race day.  Online registration is available at www.Active.com.  For more information, call 970-945-5282.

 

 

Spellebration: The Musical

Broadway to Literacy

Spellebration 2019: The Musical brings fun for all ages, high-spirited competition, costumed characters, plus food and libations together. Spellebration returns for the 26th year on April 5, 2019, at La Quinta in Glenwood Springs. Spellebration is an old-fashioned adult spelling bee and silent auction with a few twists thrown in for fun.  This highly anticipated community event that draws nearly 100 spellers sponsored by businesses and individuals throughout the Roaring Fork and Colorado River Valleys.  An additional roomful of spectators completes the fun.