When your work day is over, head down Highway 82 to the charming little town of Basalt for tonight's Live After Five music in Lions Park in the heart of Basalt. Fifty 50 will play from 5:30-8pm and the many tasty restaurants in the area will be open for happy visitors. The event is BYOB. Live After Five is being presented by Alpine Bank.
The Aspen Jewish Congregation invites everyone to join them in Wagner Park (near McDonalds) for coffee and bagels tomorrow, Sunday July 27, from 10am to 12pm. It's a fun way to meet old friends and enjoy the outdoors and a "schmear" - what's not to like? For more details about this weekly getogether, visit www.jewishaspen.com or call (970) 925-8245.
Now in its 12th year, the Aspen Art Festival will take place on Monarch Street in downtown Aspen this Saturday and Sunday, July 26-27. Visitors can stroll down Monarch and see an array of artistic creations including paintings, ceramics, sculpture, glass, jewelry and mixed media. It's a pleasant way to enjoy downtown Aspen's sunny ambiance and do a little shopping at the same time. For details visit www.artfestival.com.