Victor Summer Events

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The 2nd Annual Victor Gem & Mineral Show- June 21-22

This year?s show will include vendors from across the state selling Colorado dug minerals, gems, hand-crafted jewelry, mining antiques, turquoise specimens, as well as gold and gem panning for the kids at the Victor Lowell Thomas Museum.  Kids, don?t miss cracking open your very own geode!
Vendors will be open for business by 9 a.m.  Show hours are from 9 to 5 on June 21 and 10 to 4 on June 22.  Vendors will be set up on North Third Street in lots between the Post Office Building and the Victor Elks Lodge.
The show is free and vendor fees benefit the Southern Teller County Focus Group?s efforts of preserving and interpreting historic mining as well as building and maintaining the Trails of Gold through the mining district.
For more information email stcfg@victorcolorado.com or call 719-689-2675.
Community BBQ-4th of July
Enjoy Live music and Adult Krazy Kickball at the Gold Bowl from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Victor has become one of the best kept secrets for Independence Day galas in the high country!
Gold Rush Days 2014-July 18-20
Celebrate Victor?s 120th Birthday in style in an annual three-day festival regarded as one of the premiere events in Teller County.  Here are some of the highlights:
Friday, July 18
9 a.m. – Vendor Check-in – Information Booth at 3rd & Victor Ave.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Lowell Thomas Museum – Gold Panning – Historic Displays – Gift Shop
10 a.m., 1 p.m. &  2 p.m. – CC&V Mine Tours $7.50 (Reservations strongly recommended)
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum
Demos & Displays by Rocky Mountain Blacksmith Assn. and Model Engine Builders
AFTERNOON- SHOPPING & VENDORS, LIVE ENTERTAINMENT & MUSIC
6 p.m. – Chili Dinner, Elks Lodge 367 – 3rd & Diamond
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. – Victorian Olio, Elks Lodge 367 – FREE Admission
8 p.m. ?til your feet hurt ? D.R.E.A.M. Beer Garden & Street Dance (feat. Exit West)
Saturday, July 19
7 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Pancake Breakfast ? Support the Victor Volunteer Fire Dept.
8:30 a.m. – Mining Game Registration- Sponsored by CC&V Gold Mining Co.
9 a.m. – LET THE MINING GAMES BEGIN!
NEW- All Day- Ute Pass Muzzleloaders Rendezvous Preview
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Lowell Thomas Museum – Gold Panning – Historic Displays – Gift Shop
10 a.m. 1 p.m. 2 p.m. – CC&V Mine Tours $7.50 (Reservations strongly recommended)
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum
Demos & Displays by Rocky Mountain Blacksmith Assn. and Model Engine Builders
10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Annual Historic Home & Building Tour Presented by Victor Heritage Society – $5 Advance
11 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Rocky Mtn. Tractor Pullers Competition @ Heliport – FREE Shuttle
11 a.m. to 11 p.m. – Dream Beer Garden
ALL DAY – STREET ENTERTAINMENT
1 p.m. to 3 p.m. – Kid?s Old Fashioned Games @ Wallace Park
2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. – Gold King Invitational Vintage Baseball Game @ Gold Bowl
7 p.m. to 11 p.m. – District Reunion Dance – $10 AdmissionHosted by Elks Lodge 367 – Featuring ?The Geezers?
Sunday, July 20
7 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Pancake Breakfast ? Support the Victor Volunteer Fire Dept.
NEW- All Day- Ute Pass Muzzleloaders Rendezvous Preview
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Lowell Thomas Museum – Gold Panning – Historic Displays – Gift Shop
10 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. – CC&V Mine Tours $7.50 (Reservations strongly recommended)
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum
Demos & Displays by Rocky Mountain Blacksmith Assn. and Model Engine Builders
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ? D.R.E.A.M Beer Garden
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Parade & Ugly Truck Show Registration & Line-up
Information Booth 4th & Victor
11 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Rocky Mtn. Tractor Pullers Competition at the Heliport – FREE Shuttle from downtown.
NOON – GOLD RUSH DAYS PARADE!
Ugly Truck Winners Announced After Parade ?
Times & Events Subject To Change-