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Heading outdoors?

ColoradoOuting.com has their Meeker page up. You’ll find facts and information on everything from local weather, to outdoor destinations in the Meeker area.

Looking for places to go, things to see and places to stay in Colorado? You’ve come to the right place! Colorado Outing is guide to everything Colorado. Our staff is made up of Colorado natives that have an intimate knowledge of this beautiful state. No matter what kind of Colorado outing you’re interested in, we’ll help you find what’s interesting, exciting and fun! Isn’t it time you had a Colorado outing?

-Excerpt from http://coloradoouting.com/about-us/ on June 14, 2010.

Update | Range Call Events

The Meeker Chamber of Commerce has posted the schedule of events for the 2010 Range Call Celebration.

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Downtown & Range Call Schedule Of Events:


Friday, July 2nd

Downtown:

Carnival 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Fairgrounds:

CPRA Rodeo and Meeker Drill Team 7 p.m.

Barn Dance – Triple Nickel – Following Rodeo – 1 a.m.


Saturday, July 3rd

Downtown:

Arts and Crafts Booths 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Dunk Tank 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Live Music – Glenwood Hot Strings Band 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Bank Robbery Re-enactment 10 a.m.

Root Beer Floats 10 a.m. –

Carnival 10 a.m.- 10 p.m.

Live Music – Karla Watson 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

BBQ – True Life Church 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Milk Creek Battle Site Tours 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Street Dance and Entertainment 3:00 pm. – 5:00 p.m.

Fairgrounds:

CPRA Slack 9 a.m.

CPRA Rodeo and Meeker Drill Team 7 p.m.

Concert – opening for Neal McCoy – Long Run Colorado 7 p.m.

Followed by NEAL McCOY!

Barn Dance – Triple Nickel – Following Rodeo – 1 a.m.


Sunday, July 4th

Downtown:

Run for Your Life 5K Walk/Run Race 6:30 a.m. Registration, Race 7 a.m.

Pancake Breakfast 7 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Free Gospel Concert 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Arts and Crafts Booths 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Dunk Tank

Parade 10 a.m.

Live Music Entertainment 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Rio Blanco Cattlewomen & Woolgrowers BBQ 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Carnival 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Fairgrounds:

Ranch Rodeo Calcutta Noon

Ranch Rodeo sponsored by Mountain Valley Bank following Calcutta

Kids Events – Free w/Ranch Rodeo Admission – during Ranch Rodeo

Wild West Variety Show 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Meeker Massacre Pageant 9 p.m.

Fireworks following Pageant


A holiday tradition, check out the lights.

This year, the Meeker Chamber did their annual Holiday Lighting contest. You can use the map below to plan your route to see some of the best lights in town! To view the map in better detail click here. People around here take such pride in their Christmas lights, go check them out.


View Holiday Lights in a larger map



Above: The business and residential winners, respectively. Photos courtesy of The Meeker Chamber of Commerce