Ouray, CO, Feb. 28, 2017: The Ouray County Performing Arts Guild's 2017 Dave and Mary Wood Classical Concert Series arrives like a breath of fresh air at the Wright Opera House on Sunday afternoon, March 12 with “Appalachian Spring”, a delightful program of piano and violin duos that celebrate the beauty and burgeoning spirit of the season.
Ouray Colorado Vacation Guide and Trip Planning Information for SW Colorado
OCPAG Presents Valentine’s Salon Concert at Historic Centennial Ranch on Feb. 12
Acapella Group ‘Heartbeat’ to sing “Love Songs and the Songs We Love”... accompanied by chocolate
The holiday season is bright in Ouray County this year. The town tree lights up the corner of Main Street and 7th, in front of Colorado West Jeep Tours, joyfully decorated and complimenting the festive lights all along Main Street in the evening.
The Holidays are here, and Ouray, Colorado is a great place to celebrate!
After our most recent snowfall, a blanket of white covers the mountains, inviting you to explore and play in a true Winter Wonderland. Sledding, snow-shoeing, ice skating and soaking in our all natural hot springs are just a small taste of activities Ouray has to offer. Of course, when planning a winter escape, it is always a good idea to know all of your dining options, particularly if you are planning a visit over Christmas or New Year's.
Halloween is on a Monday this year, which means the whole weekend before is dedicated to a scary good time in Ouray County!
Relax in the Hot Springs, and Have a Howling Good Time Supporting the Arts in Southwest Colorado!
Just because Halloween falls on a week night this year is no reason to stay in. In fact, it just means there are so many more options to celebrate and dress up! Spend a weekend with us at the Box Canyon Lodge and take in some entertainment!
Wondering what to do in Ouray on the last weekend of October? Well wonder no more! The Wright Opera House and other local venues have a full calendar of entertainment ready for you.
From: Diedra Silbert for the Ridgway Creative District Committee
Date: August 3rd, 2016
Join the community for a fun dinner in the park and the grand finale of Ouray County Fork Fest 2016, followed by Mountain Film on Tour! On Saturday, August 20th, starting at 5:00pm, the Ridgway Creative District and Weehawken Creative Arts will host a Farm-to-Table Community Potluck Dinner in Hartwell (Town) Park-- near the park pavilion close to Charles Street. This MoonWalk brings together community and visitors for a sit-down potluck meal in the park with live music by Heather and Douglas and thirst-quenching libations.
The Wright Opera House Presents a new Melodrama this July and August!
In 2007, a group of voluteers formed the 'Friends of the Wright Opera House', a non profit group focused on the restoration of the historic entertainment venue.
From acclaimed musicians and performers to movies and local productions, the Friends of the Wright have successfully begun to achieve their goal of making the theater a crowning jewel for the City and County of Ouray, providing arts, entertainment and culture for all.The last Monday of July and through August 15, the Wright Opera House brings us a new and entertaining Melodrama: The Great Ice Cream Scheme!
The Fourth of July in Ouray is always a grand celebration. From parades and water fights, to barbecues and free concerts in the ark, there are few places that take having fun so seriously.
The weather was on our side again this year, so we expect yet another epic firework display. As the Volunteer Fire Department fires illuminations into the sky above town, there are few places you will see such an awesome show!