Latest News – February 13
Romance and Winter Fun Weekend Line-Up
TONIGHT Friday, February 13 the Mining Museum invites guests to the Tommyknockers and Flickering Candles event. Sample delicious wines, beer, appetizers, and chocolates while touring this first-class museum. In addition to Colorado drink and food selections, the event will also feature wines produced in mining regions all over the world: Chili, South Africa, Spain Australia and more. Ticket prices are $35 per person, $30 for museum members. Also, the first 150 guests will receive a free commemorative wine glass! Come join us in the fun! For more information about this event, purchase tickets or discover more about the Mining Museum, log-on to their website: LINK.
Saturday, Feb. 14, it’s the Chuck Spurlock Variety Band Valentine’s Day Polka Dance! Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, the Polka Dance will be held on Saturday, Feb. 14 from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. at The Elks Lodge at 123 W. 5th Street in Leadville. Tickets are $15 per person and can be purchased at the door. The dance is a fundraiser for the Knights from Holy Family Parish in Leadville.
Sunday, Feb. 15 join the Winter Fun Day celebration at the Leadville National Fish Hatchery.
It’s a FREE guided snowshoe or cross-country ski tour on the hatchery grounds. Participants should meet at the hatchery parking lot, 2846 Hwy 300, at 1 p.m. on Sunday. After the tour the Friends of the Fish Hatchery will provide hot beverages and s’mores around a campfire. Bring your own equipment and water for the trail. Please dress appropriately for conditions.