(Gillette, Wyo.) Not only is it Valentine's Day on Sunday, a three day weekend (President's Day on Monday!) for some, but it's also Winter Fest this weekend over at the Cam-Plex! So there's no shortage of places to go and stuff to see. [image: tmp_3637_10-26-2015_94212_.jpg] The full Winter Fest schedule is available here
, but some of the
highlights starting today (that are free!) are the trade show starting at 4
p.m. in the Wyoming Center. The Coors Pro Rodeo starts at 7 p.m. in the
East Pavilion, it's $15 per person, $7 for children ages 3-11. The ticket
Booth opens at 5:30 pm. You're encouraged to wear purple for "MANUP"
-- "Making Awareness Now Using Purple" -- an organization designed to bring
awareness to victims of domestic violence.
Saturday there's a blood drive and free public skating, as well as several
free shows at the Wyoming Center, including the Gillette Guitar Guild at 5
p.m. Barrel Racing for kids starts 8 a.m. on Sunday, and there's a treasure
hunt for kids under 12. Worship services will also be available.
While you're over by the Cam-Plex, you could swing by the Farmer's Co-Op on
Boxelder. They're still having Grand Opening celebrations
including several giveways via raffle.
The AVA Community Art Center has a free event tonight from 6 - 8 p.m.
called "Say It With Words." (Their website lists the date as February 19th,
but it is today.) It's a reception for artist Tricia Scheele, whose work
will be featured in the front gallery.
The Gillette College Tech Center is having "Sonnets & Chocolates" at 7:30
pm. The event will feature hors-d'oeuvres, desserts & fine wine with
entertainment by the Energy City Voices. It is a fundraising event for the
college, tickets cost $50.
The Gillette Wild are playing #1 ranked Yellowstone tonight at the Spirit
Hall Ice Arena. Puck drops at 7:05 p.m., reserved seating is $14, general
admission is $10.
The Gillette Senior Center is holding their 13th annual Prime Rib Dinner
and Silent Auction tonight. Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner, which includes
dessert, is served at 6 p.m. Admission is $25 a person, everyone is
welcome. There will also be a 50/50 raffle benefiting the Senior Center.
*Some of the many gift baskets available for bidding on.*
Creative Endeavors is holding a paper embroidery class from 1 - 3 p.m. at
their location on Richards Ave. The class is $20, all supplies included,
and will help you make a one-of-a-kind Valentine for your sweetheart.
Did we miss a great free event this weekend? Connect with us and let us
know what's happening .
*Feature photo: Display of Valentine's decorations available at Real Deals.*
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