Family Fun

Friday, September 23, 3:30-4:30 pm Poulos Park to Town Park We love our bicycles in Paonia; and we love parades! So let's combine them! Be part of parading the downtown visitors to opening events at Town Park on Friday afternoon. Rally the whole family, throw on a...

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Friday, September 23, 12-4pm Downtown Paonia's Downtown is on Grand Avenue, 2nd and 3rd Streets. We invite you to stroll around town, and discover the charm of Paonia, while finding some great specials for Paonia Promenade. We have art galleries; farm supplies and farm fresh food; clothing,...

Saturday September 24, 3:30 pm Town Park Stage Experience the Lewis & Clark Expedition through the eyes—and the nose, ears, jaws, paws and heart of Meriwether’s enormous Newfoundland dog Seaman. Author/Librarian Laura Lee Yates and musician Harry Harpoon present words and songs that offer a lively new look at...

Spectacular views of Paonia’s surrounding orchards, farms, and mountains reward you every inch of this 5k (3.1) mile course. Some will chose to run the course, others will walk it, and the most relaxed among us will stroll this course. Aid stations will be available...

Sunday September 23, 1:00 – 3:00 pmTown Park, Teen Center Paonia Bike Co-op is a branch of the Learning Council - a local 501 C3 organization dedicated to teaching adults and children enriching curriculum. We are a volunteer operated community bike co-op and education center focused...

Saturday, September 24, Noon Town Park, SE Pavilion Join us on Saturday, September 24th at the main shelter in the Paonia Town Park for the 4th annual Mountain Harvest Vegan Potluck Luncheon. This is a great opportunity to get creative and share a “plant-based” dish, from soup...

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Friday, September 23, 5:00-7:00pm Town Park In true Mountain Harvest tradition, Paonia's Lambert Grange will once again sponsor the annual I Love Pie Contest in conjunction with the Chili Cook-off. Pie categories will be judged as: Best Harvest Pie Best Savory Pie Best Fruit Pie Best Gluten and Dairy Free Pie Best...