#whatshappening: This weekend is full of events for everyone!

(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. *Friday Night* 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. [image: 20160201_120220.jpg] *Some of the many gift baskets available for bidding on.* *Saturday* 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.* #county17 #news #whatshappening -- *Brenda Kirk* Community Maven for | 614.940.7121 Twitter | Instagram | Facebook PitchEngine™ | *Connecting Communities* | Twitter | Facebook