EVENT DATE : March 30, 9:00AM - March 30, 5:00PM

Mountain Fair Poster & T-Shirt Contest Deadline: Friday Mar. 30, 5p.m. The 47th Annual Carbondale Mountain Fair theme will be "LOVE POLLINATOR" and Carbondale Arts is seeking artists to submit their ideas for the Mountain Fair poster. Artists submit rough sketches of their ideas along with 2 work samples. The chosen artist will receive $650 and five t-shirts. Info 970-963-1680 carbondalearts.com

EVENT DATE : March 31, 12:00AM - March 31, 12:00PM

Call to Food Vendors for the 47th Carbondale Mountain Fair Applications due Mar. 31 Food Vendor Applications are now available for the 47th Annual Carbondale Mountain Fair taking place July 27-29. To be selected as a food vendor, applicants must sell their own, hand-prepared food and comply with our Zero Waste Guidelines. For more information, please email alta@carbondalearts.com. carbondalearts.com

EVENT DATE : April 1, 2:00PM - April 1, 5:00PM
Sunlight Mountain Resort

Sunlight hosts its final Yard Sale and Spring Music performance of the season! Music from Whiskey Stomp begins at 2 p.m. Plus, shop blowout deals on gear and apparel at the slopeside yard sale. Follow Sunlight on social media for more information about festivities. SunlightMTN.com

EVENT DATE : April 3, 6:00PM - April 3, 7:30PM
Paepcke Auditorium

Pulitzer Prize finalist and best-selling author Luis Alberto Urrea speaks during the final Winter Words presentation of the season, hosted by Aspen Words. Event begins at 6 p.m. at Paepcke Auditorium on the campus of the Aspen Institute. Tickets: $25. A book signing will follow the discussion. See AspenWords.org for details.

EVENT DATE : April 4, 12:30PM - April 4, 1:30PM
Sustainable Settings

On Wednesdays starting April 4 through September 26, Sustainable Settings hosts ranch lunches from 12:30-1:30 p.m. with dishes of home-cooked local foods. Call 970.963.6107 the Monday before each lunch to book your seat at the table (reservations required). Cost is $50. SustainableSettings.org

EVENT DATE : April 5, 6:00PM - April 5, 8:00PM

Free food, beer, and information. Get a firsthand look at Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers' 2018 projects, volunteer opportunities, and the new incentive program that rewards volunteers for their hard work. Chat with like-minded locals who are committed to stewardship and our public lands. For more information, visit RFOV.org.

EVENT DATE : April 5, 7:00PM - April 5, 9:00PM
Glenwood Springs High School

The Glenwood Springs Community Concert Association presents the Glenn Miller Orchestra at the high school's Jeannie Miller Theater at 7 p.m. Admission is free with the purchase of a new membership; memberships and renewals will be sold for five events next season for $40/adult, $90/family, and $15/student. Visit GSConcertAssn.org for information and preview of the 2018-2019 season.

EVENT DATE : 6 & 10
Basalt Regional Library

The Basalt Regional Library continues its music programming this month with "Jazz, Folk, Minimalism" from the Daniel Bennett Group on April 6 and "Double Quintet Treat" with Quintalicious Quintet and the UC Boulder Brass Quintet on April 10. Both performances begin at 5:30 p.m. Concerts are free and open to the public. BasaltLibrary.org

EVENT DATE : April 6, 6:00PM - April 6, 10:00PM
The Hotel Colorado

Holy alphabet, Batman! This annual adult spelling bee competition with zany costumes and hilarity benefits Literacy Outreach and the CMC Learning Labs. The theme for 2018 is "Comic Con," so expect plenty of capes. Event at 6 p.m. Admission is free for spectators. Want to compete on a team? Call Martha with questions at 970.945.5282 or visit LiteracyOutreach.org. 

EVENT DATE : April 7, 10:00AM - April 7, 6:00PM

Dance Initiative hosts Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre at The Launchpad, April 6-13. YSDT, operates out of NYC and Palestine and has performed all over the world. Events include a Workshop (Apr. 7, 10a.m. - 12p.m. at The Launchpad, $15), Artist Talk (Apr. 10, 7p.m. at CMC's Spring Valley Campus, free) and Studio Performance (Apr. 13, 7:30p.m. at The Launchpad). danceinitiative.org

EVENT DATE : April 11, 6:00PM - April 11, 8:00PM
Marble Distilling

Celebrate Mom with the Carbondale Clay Center at Marble Distilling from 6-8 p.m.! Bring your mom or create something beautiful for a Mother's Day gift. $20 class includes craft materials, ceramics firing, and an MDC signature cocktail. MarbleDistilling.com

EVENT DATE : 12-15
Thunder River Theatre Company

Carbondale's Thunder River Theatre Company presents Hans Christian Andersen's beloved children's story as the latest installment of their Young Audiences program. Performances are at 6:30 p.m. except April 15, which is a 2 p.m. matinee. Tickets are $12/Ages 13+ and $10/Ages 5-12. Call 970.963.8200 or visit ThunderRiverTheatre.com for tickets and information.

EVENT DATE : April 12, 6:00PM - April 12, 8:00PM

Free food, beer, and information. Get a firsthand look at Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers' 2018 projects, volunteer opportunities, and the new incentive program that rewards volunteers for their hard work. Chat with like-minded locals who are committed to stewardship and our public lands. For more information, visit RFOV.org.

EVENT DATE : April 12, 7:30PM - April 12, 10:00PM
The Temporary

See all the winners from Aspen Shortsfest in a single screening. Recognized as one of the premier short film festivals in the world, this Oscar®-qualifying festival embraces diverse sensibilities and subjects that capture the zeitgeist of today’s world. Tickets: $20/advance, $25/day-of. Doors at 6:30 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m. Produced in partnership with Aspen Film. TACAW.org 

EVENT DATE : April 14, 5:30PM - April 14, 9:00PM
Snowmass Golf Course

By the light of the stars, take part in a 1.2-mile snowshoe or cross-country ski tour ending with dinner at Black Saddle Bar & Grille. Trek begins at 5:30 p.m. Enjoy cookies and cocoa at Anderson Ranch Arts Center along the way, plus info from an ACES night-sky interpreter. Reservations required. Call 970.923.0979 or visit GoSnowmass.com. 

EVENT DATE : April 14, 6:00PM - April 14, 11:30PM
St. Stephen Hall

Join the fun at this benefit for St. Stephen School in Glenwood Springs! Open bar by Woody Creek Distillers and Casey Brewing and Blending, plus food by Susie Jimenez. Music, dancing, silent auction, and more! Event begins at 6 p.m. Tickets: $100. Black tie optional. Find the event on EventBrite.com or visit SCSGlenwood.org.

EVENT DATE : April 16, 12:00AM - April 16, 12:00PM

Call for Entries: Tiny Art Show at Carbondale Arts R2 Gallery Applications due by April 16 at 5p.m. Carbondale Arts is now accepting entries for the Tiny Art Show, which will be on exhibition from June 1 through 29, 2018 at the R2 Gallery in The Launchpad, located in the heart of the Carbondale Creative District. carbondalearts.com

EVENT DATE : April 18, 7:00PM - April 18, 9:00PM
Eagles Club

The Fraternal Order of Eagles club on 7th Street in Glenwood Springs hosts Bingo Nights on the first and third Wednesdays of the month. Doors open at 6 p.m., games begin at 7 p.m. Cost $10. Find the Eagles Club on Facebook.

EVENT DATE : 19-22

The 11th annual 5Point Film Festival, Colorado's leading adventure film event, brings another season of films, panel discussions, parties, and more to Carbondale. The 2018 festival theme is "Our Stories, Our Lands," which will emphasize the value and importance of public lands. Visit 5PointFilm.com for event details, ticket information, and volunteer opportunities. 

EVENT DATE : April 21, 8:30AM - April 21, 11:30AM
Lions Park, Basalt

Help Roaring Fork Conservancy clean up one of the most beautiful stretches of river in the country! Volunteers of all ages welcome. Enjoy a free breakfast at 8:30 a.m. before cleaning up a one-mile section of river. Prizes for: Best of Trash, Most Toxic, Most Useful, Most Unusual Trash, and Best Photo. View additional details at RoaringFork.org.

EVENT DATE : April 23, 8:00PM - April 23, 10:00PM
Hallam Lake

Join the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) for an evening of stargazing and learning about space time, gravity, and black holes. The program begins at 8 p.m. with a 15-minute lesson followed by watching the night sky. Free for ACES members, $5 for non-members. Space is limited; RSVP at AspenNature.org.

EVENT DATE : April 27, 6:00PM - April 27, 8:00PM

Artist Critique Night Apr. 27 from 6 to 8p.m. at The Launchpad Carbondale Arts is hosting “Artist Critique Nights” as part of its commitment to serving local artists. Critique Nights are given by professional and accomplished artists and curators in a casual environment (BYOB). April’s Artist Critique will be facilitated by Andrew Roberts-Gray, andrewroberts-gray.com. Register at www.carbondalearts.com.carbondalearts.com

EVENT DATE : April 28, 9:00AM - April 28, 12:00PM

Riverview is hosting a Color Run Fundraiser! This will be a 5K fun run full of color. The race will be held on Saturday, April 28 at 10 a.m.; registration begins at 9 a.m. You can register online- https://events.myschoolcolorrun.com/event/2018-Riverview-School-Glenwood-Springs-CO. Families registering 4 or more people can use the promo code FAMILY to receive 25% off of their tickets.events.myschoolcolorrun.com