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The 7th Annual Alamosa Celebration of Lights will feature a coordinated lighting of the Alamosa Municipal Complex, then, the Alamosa County Courthouse,& end up at Downtown Alamosa...
Do you like being scared??? Then you should check out the Haunted House at the End of the Street at the Motorway Building (601 Hunt Ave.)!! It will be open to scare the daylights out of people Friday Oct. 31 (Halloween!!) & Saturday Nov. 1 from 8-10:30PM! Admission is $10 for adults, & $8 for kids 12 & under. This haunted house is not recommended for kids under 8 yrs. old! Visit Alamosa Colorado October 28, 2014, 10:19 am
This Friday is the Witch Hockey Tournament at the Motorway Building (601 Hunt Ave). It will be from 7-11PM, and participants must be 18 yrs. & older, and bring a broom and wear a witch/warlock costume! Teams can be 5-6 players (including goalie) and their registration fee is $50. Snacks & adult witches brews will be available to participants AND spectators, so even if you don't have a team, come and watch the fun!!! To register your team call Sharon at 588-4826. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 27, 2014, 10:23 am
Evergreeen Nursing Home is hosting Trunk or Treat on October 31 from 4-6 pm. Members of the ASU Baseball and Softball teams will be sharing lots of goodies and surprises. Free popcorn and cotton candy, $5 potato with green chile bar, Open House with free blood pressure checks and bottled water for parents. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 23, 2014, 10:47 am
Wow, lots of fun things to do this October! Trinidad State Junior College is hosting a Community Halloween Party on Thursday, October 30 from 4 - 7 pm. Bring the family for homemade root beer, popcorn, bake sale and haunted house. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 22, 2014, 10:17 am
All aboard the Pumpkin Patch Train this Saturday October 25! Take your family on a short trip just outside Alamosa to a specially designed autumn setting. Straw bale mazes and fun fall activities await the kids during the layover with plenty of photo opportunities as they search for their perfect pumpkin to take home and decorate. Kids are invited to wear their Halloween costumes to Trick or Treat on the train. For tickets call 877-726-7245 www.coloradotrain.com Visit Alamosa Colorado October 21, 2014, 9:48 am
Happy Monday Morning! Could it have been a more beautiful weekend in the San Luis Valley? Blue skies, bright yellow and orange leaves and perfect hiking weather. The weather is supposed to be very pleasant all week, so get out and enjoy it while it lasts! Visit Alamosa Colorado October 20, 2014, 10:37 am
Attention all San Luis Valley merchants!!!! If you have an art or craft, or a product that you'd like to sell, then you should be a vendor at the Fall Fair!! It will be next weekend, October 25 from 9-5PM at 601 Hunt Avenue (the Motorway Building). Just print the application off our Facebook page, fill it out & send it in with the $25 application fee and that's it! For questions call Jamie at 589-9385. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 17, 2014, 10:13 am
Do you have a pumpkin recipe that makes you legendary around the holidays?? Well if you think it's "all that", you should enter it into the Pumpkin Wars Recipe Contest at the Fall Fair on October 25! Anything goes as long as the recipes main ingredient is pumpkin! Entries will be accepted until 2PM, judging starts at 3PM, & it's all going down at the Fall Fair! For questions call Jamie at 589-9385. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 16, 2014, 10:20 am
This Saturday October 18 is the Wild & Scenic Film Festival at the historic Ute Theatre in Saguache! They're celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act with a film festival that promotes inspiration, conservation, change, adventure, and community! There will be speakers, local food, door prizes, and spirits! Doors open at 4:30PM, films will be playing from 6-9PM. Call 719-966-7060. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 15, 2014, 10:17 am
Have you heard?? The SLV Youth Hockey Association is having a Witch Hockey Tournament on Halloween at 601 State Avenue (the Motorway Building) from 7-11PM!! They'll be orchestrating a floor hockey tournament where all participants must wear a witch or warlock costume and bring a broom to play with!! Players must be 18 & up, and teams can be 5-6 players (including a goalie), just pay the $50 team registration fee! Snacks & adult witches brew will be available, ID required! To register call Sharon at 588-4826. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 14, 2014, 10:17 am
Since it's Columbus Day, we thought we'd do a little trivia question!! Choose the correct answer! What was the name of the ship that didn't make the return trip to Spain because it ran aground on Christmas Eve?? A.) Pinta B.) Mayflower C.) Santa Clara D.) Santa Maria Visit Alamosa Colorado October 13, 2014, 10:17 am
Today it's cold and rainy, but you know what activity is perfect for this weather?? Movie Night!!! The Alamosa Public Library is having their Free Movie Night tonight at 7:00PM, where they're showing "Rio 2." Popcorn is free, just bring your favorite drink!!! Visit Alamosa Colorado October 10, 2014, 10:16 am
The ASU Theatre presents "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" on October 10 & 11 at 7:30PM and a matinee showing on Sunday at 2PM. Come see this classic, spooky tale come to life on the main stage at Adams State! Tickets can be reserved by calling the Theatre Box Office at 719-587-8499. This play is recommended for audiences 11 years and older. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 9, 2014, 10:43 am
How about something different to do this Halloween? Get a team together for the SLV Youth Hockey Association's Witch Hockey Tourney. All players have to dress like witches, and use brooms as the hockey sticks. Register now by calling 719-588-4826 or 719-850-0322.
On Saturday October 11 stop by the Great Sand Dunes National Park for a hands-on demonstration with Artist in Residence Megan Singleton. Saturday from 12-2PM Megan will be teaching the class "Papermaking with Local Plants", there are only 10 spots available in the class, so sign up today! Call 719-378-6395 to reserve your spot in the class! Visit Alamosa Colorado October 8, 2014, 10:13 am
This Saturday October 11th is Saguache's first ever Alferd Packer Day! Registration for the Cannibal Crawl begins at 9AM, then at 10AM begins the Rib Cook-off, tug-of-war, pumpkin toss, beard & mustache contest, hay rides, beer garden, kid's games, and live music by Kicker & Mountain Minstrels of Colorado. For questions contact Caroline at 719-850-0051. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 7, 2014, 10:23 am
On Saturday Oct. 11 the Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge will be having their 9th Annual Kid's Crane Festival! Lunch will be served before all the activities begin from 12-12:30PM, then comes the fun with a puppet show, games, origami critter making, a scavenger hunt, and a wagon ride! Migrating sandhill cranes should be visible to visitors, and all children who attend must be accompanied by an adult! For questions call 589-4021. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 6, 2014, 10:26 am
Tomorrow October 4 is the final Alamosa Farmer's Market!!! From 8AM-1PM stock up on the freshest produce from around the valley one last time! To celebrate the last day, the Farmer's Market will be providing Pumpkin Painting from 10AM-Noon, so stop on by! Visit Alamosa Colorado October 3, 2014, 10:17 am
Just a reminder to all vendors in the San Luis Valley!!! The Alamosa Convention & Visitor's Bureau is throwing their Fall Fair October 25 from 9AM-5PM in the Motorway Building ( right next to the Depot). Vendor fee is $25.00 and you print the application off right here! Hurry before all the spots are filled!
Friday October 3 ALMA presents "Songwriters in the Round" with Antonio A. Lopez, Rhonda Mouser, & Don Conoscenti at 7:30PM at the Bistro Rialto. This concert format features multiple artists on stage at once sharing their stories and creating harmonies together. Tickets are: $12 General Admission, $10 ALMA Members, & $5 students/seniors/community volunteers, and can be purchased at the Narrow Gauge Book Store. Visit Alamosa Colorado October 1, 2014, 10:18 am
The 11th Annual Stephanie L. Miner Cancer Benefit 5K Walk/Run is this Saturday October 4th at Cole Park in Alamosa. To pre-register the fee is $30.00, to register the day of the event it's $35.00. The announcements will start at 9:45AM, the race will begin at 10:15AM, followed by a free potato bar, entertainment, and a T-shirt quilt auction. For questions call 719-587-5707. Visit Alamosa Colorado September 30, 2014, 10:18 am
Hey everyone, don't forget! If you want to be a vendor for the Fall Fair on October 25 just fill out this application and make checks payable to the Alamosa Convention & Visitor's Bureau!
Saturday October 4 is the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad's Oktoberfest Train!! Sip on beer and enjoy German music and bratwurst as the train winds through the mountains! For tickets call 1-877-726-7245. Visit Alamosa Colorado September 29, 2014, 10:20 am
Tomorrow September 27 the Colorado Gator Farm will have free admission for their Fall Free Day! From 9AM-5PM tomorrow you can see iguanas, pythons, tortoises, and of course alligators for free!! For questions call the Colorado Gator's at 719-378-2612. Visit Alamosa Colorado September 26, 2014, 10:13 am
Saturday Sept. 27 is the 3rd Annual Valley High Disc Golf Tournament at the Alamosa Disc Golf Course. Registration will begin at 9:15AM, the entry fee is $15.00, and it will be split up into 2 Divisions; Advanced & Recreational. The tournament will start at 10AM, and there will be prizes for 1st & 2nd Place Winners! For more information call Justin at 719-937-3275. Visit Alamosa Colorado September 25, 2014, 10:26 am
To celebrate the coming of fall, the town of Saguache is having their Fall Festival this Saturday September 27! At 8AM it's the Fall Colors Run/Walk, 9-11AM is the Hotcakes & Sausage Breakfast, then 9AM-4PM they'll have kids activities, food & craft vendors, plus live entertainment! All the fun will be happening at Otto Mears Park in downtown Saguache, for questions call 719-850-2473. Visit Alamosa Colorado September 24, 2014, 10:22 am