Victor Happenings

Victor Summer Events

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…

Victor Celebrates the Arts

Victor Celebrates the Arts. The 14th annual Art Show and Sale will be held in Victor during the Labor Day weekend. See great art works, which showcase the amazing scenery of the district, in the Victor Elks Lodge from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on…

The Running of the Gold Rush Gold Rush

Victor’s 5th annual foot race, the Gold Rush Gold Rush, Will be run once more on Saturday, June 29th. This year in addition to the 9 mile course, there will also be a 5K. The cost to enter is $45 for the 9 miler and $25 for the 5K. You can preregister at active.com. The…

Almanac For Week Of March 12th

Tuesday, March 12 The Teller County Republican Central Committee will meet at the Pikes Peak Community Club in Divide on March 12 at 7 p.m. Recreation Blues. The Teller County Planning Commission will meet on March 12 at 7 p.m. in the WP City Council Chambers, next to city hall.  The commission will handle a conditional…

Almanac For Week Of January 2nd

Wednesday, Jan. 2 The Ute Pass/Woodland Park Kiwanis Club meets at 6:45 a.m. at the Mangia Mangia restaurant in Woodland Park. Call 687-5534 for more information. The Timberline Artists meet at 10 a.m. every Wednesday of each month, upstairs at the Aspen Mine Senior Center in Cripple Creek. Everyone with an interest in art is…

Steampunk Comes to Victor

By Beth Dodd           This coming February 15th – 17th Victor will host its first steampunk festival. Not familiar with steampunk? It’s creative, romantic, and rebellious, and has the potential to draw hundreds of people to the community and become an important annual event. Steampunk is a spin on science fiction…

Almanac For Week Of December 4th

      Tuesday, Dec. 4 Book Club Love reading? Read and discuss interesting books. Meet new people! Join us on the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the Woodland Park Public Library from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. We are reading “Pope Joan” this month. For more information, call 687-9281. Wednesday,…