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Author: TAL Created: 6/24/2013 2:08 PM
Recent events and news
By TAL on 5/29/2019 4:53 PM
Saturday, June 1, 2019 is a busy day for Telluride and the surrounding communities.  The Hot Air Balloon Festival starts off at 6:15am in Telluride Town Park with the inflating of the balloons.  There are 20 balloons this year and they will take off-weather permitting.  Then, at 9:30am at the park, Telluride will be celebrating Huck Finn and Becky Thatcher Day with horse wagon rides, costume contest (think bonnets and straw hats,) hot dogs, burgers, and drinks, as well as a fishing contest that starts at 11am!  Fishing gear will be provided to kids under age 9 at 10:30am.  (For more information on that, call Ken Vann at 729-1125.)  Then again, from 8-9:30pm, the balloons will fire back up for the Main Street Glo!  Make sure to bring your camera!  The balloons will also inflate again on Sunday, June 2 at 6:15am for those who must miss the Saturday events!
By TAL on 5/17/2019 3:17 PM
The Colorado Parks and Wildlife is sponsoring a women only weekend where women of any experience level can come and enjoy the fun.  The "Cast and Blast" is for any woman over 18 years old and will be held June 21-23, 2019 at the Miramonte State Wildlife area.  Women who register will learn basic fly fishing, shotgun shooting, archery, wildlife watching, and camping skills.  All food and equipment will be provided EXCEPT camping gear and a fishing license.  They are only accepting the first 15-20 women who pay a refundable $40 deposit to Darlene Trainor.  Darlene can be reached at (970) 252-6000 or by e-mail at   Hurry so you don't miss your spot!
By TAL on 5/17/2019 3:16 PM
The new Norwood Library will have its grand opening on June 8, 2019.  Go check out all it has to offer!
By TAL on 5/8/2019 5:12 PM
The Divide restaurant has re-opened in town!
By TAL on 2/10/2016 4:28 PM
Stay at the Back Country Inn any Friday Night until April 1st and enjoy a delicious breakfast at the Happy Belly Deli! 
$90 per night double occupancy excludes taxes and fees on lodging.
Call direct to book (970) 327-4232
By TAL on 11/12/2015 3:32 PM
Mid-Winter Holiday festivities kick off on Friday, Dec. 4, with celebrations in downtown Norwood.
Santa, singing, sleigh rides, and a parade on main street.

By TAL on 9/16/2015 1:58 PM
A recent article on the website's blog praises Norwood, Colorado as the most affordable and worthwhile destination in the state!
By TAL on 6/26/2015 7:11 PM
Yes! Fishing, hiking, biking - but there's more! Carnival, Fair, Rodeo, Fireworks, Softball, Art, Cars and Pioneer Day Celebration.
By TAL on 12/23/2014 11:36 AM
Once again, the Town of Norwood and Volunteer Fire Department bring you fireworks for New Years Eve. At 9:00pm, launching from the field behind the school, the show will be visible from the Fairgrounds, Ice Rink, and Football Field.
By TAL on 11/16/2014 2:50 PM
The annual tradition of kicking off the holiday season with a Parade of Lights is on the Norwood Chamber of Commerce's calendar once again. 
Friday, Dec. 5, at about 6:00pm, the big rigs all lit up with Christmas lights will cruise the main street in Norwood. 
ACE of Norwood presents ANNIE at the Livery Dec. 6, 7, 13, & 14.