Film: The Scenic Route/Antarctica: A Year on Ice
Breckenridge, April 11
7 p.m., Backstage Theatre, 121 South Ridge St. ‘The Scenic Route’ (short film) explores the lives of young adults who wish to bypass traditional careers and lifestyles despite the resources they are given, in order to pursue a sense of self fulfillment. Unlike radicals of the 60s hippie movement, these young men and women are interested in following their true passions regardless of what societal pressures surround them, but do not wish to revolutionize society. ‘Antarctica: A Year on Ice’ is a visually stunning chronicle of what it is like to live in Antarctica for a full year, including winters isolated from the rest of the world, while enduring months of unending darkness in the coldest place on Earth. Purchase tickets prior to the event at the Backstage Theater box office, www.backstagetheatre.org. $12/adults; $10/children, seniors. 970-453-0199
Domus Pacis Family Respite Food for a Family Friday
Dillon, April 11
11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Summit Senior and Community Center, Hwy 9, Frisco. Domus Pacis Family Respite invites you to join us for a Food for a Family Friday event every 2nd Friday of the month. Help create meals to nourish families on a cancer journey by allowing them time to relax and enjoy their respite week in Summit County. Domus Pacis provides the recipes, ingredients and containers. You provide your time and a desire to make a difference. Donations of ingredients for this project are greatly appreciated. Domus Pacis Family Respite offers individuals who are on a challenging medical journey, a homelike environment that encourages interaction with other family members and caregivers in a comfortable and peaceful surrounding.
4th Annual Spring Festival
Alma, April 11
5 p.m., Alma Town Hall, 59 E Buckskin Rd. A delicious Italian Buffet, a huge silent auction, Alma’s only Bellydancers, Kids carnival games, music from Sweet Alma Soul Sisters and King And I and a 50/50 cash raffle. Get your advanced tickets for the event and the raffle at bristleconemontessori.org or at the school. Don’t miss this fun filled family night in Alma to support the Bristlecone Montessori School. $10/adults $5/4yrs-12yrs.
Breckenridge, April 11 & 13
7 p.m., 118 Jefferson Ave. Hear stories of ghastly folk, deathly love, tragic endings, murder and mayhem. $15 adults $10 child, reservations required. Call Jamie, (970) 485-2894 or Gail, (970) 343-9169, then meet at the Dredge restaurant Northside Bridge.
The Beau Thomas Band
Frisco, April 11
10 p.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria, 409 Main St. A night of awesome live music as Johnny-G’s welcomes Frisco’s own & ‘The Voice’ contestant Beau Thomas and his band. $3 Fireballs & Sam Adams. No cover.
To view a full listing of today’s events visit http://www.summitdaily.com/Entertainment/Calendar/