To pay in advance for events, go to the La Veta Mercantile Facebook event page.May 25: Pint & A Half. $12 advance, $15 day of show
May 30, 6 pm: Open Mike Night, Hosted by Ken Saydak.
May 30: 7-9 pm: Ecstatic Dance. Wear comfortable clothing, leave our inner critic at the door, and consider a donation of $5 to help the La Veta Mercantile pay for our own brand new dance floor! All ages welcome!
June 1, 7 pm: Cody Sisters
June 6, 6 pm: Huerfano Soup. Huerfano Soup is a monthly community-based potluck where participants, through this micro-granting dinner, assist a variety of projects in Huerfano County. A potluck item and a $5 donation makes you eligible to vote on the evening’s presentations. As a diner, you will hear 3 five-minute pitches from community members who need funding for projects that are beneficial to the community. Enjoy the best $5 dinner in town with your friends, then choose the winning proposal to receive the evenings donation′s. Sponsored by Bachman & Associates.
June 7-8: Tintype Photograph with Tom Brown. Get your handcrafted tintype photograph made! Salida tintype takes one of a kind portraits, handcrafted using the same equipment and technique as in the 1860s. This early photographic process is known as Wet Plate Collodion. Tim Brown Photography will be taking reservations for tintype portrait sessions,$39 for one person or $49 for a portrait of two. Sessions are Friday 1-5:30 pm or Saturday 10 am-4 pm. Must signup to reserve your session.
June 8, 7 pm: Shelley Morningsong Native American Music Award Winner. This is a fundraiser for the Huajatolla Heritage Foundation. $18 advance, $20 day of show.
June 13, 6 pm Family Game Night. Come, get some pub grub, and listen to some very talented musicians known as our beloved Celtic Orphans. Enjoy adult beverages, tea and coffee, as well as snackage in a package. Truly incredible artists - FREE!
June 15: 6 pm: Pub Night.. Get some pub grub and listen to our beloved Celtic Orphans. Enjoy some adult beverages, soda, tea, coffee, and snackage in a package. FREE.
June 15: 10 am-12 pm: Brunch and Learn: How to Create a Buyer Persona for Your Business. Presented by Jean Downs of Two Mountain Media
June 15, 7 pm: Bob Livingston. $15 in advance, $18 day of show
June 22: Anita Cochran, American Country Music and Country Music Awards nominated country music singer, songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. $30 in advance; $40 at the door.
June 27: Open Mic Night. Hosted by Ken Saydak - FREE!
June 29, 7 pm: 2nd Annual Cuchara Mountain Park Fundraising Concert. Life is a Cabaret - Featuring Andy Hackbarth Band, Corrie Donovan, Jennifer Carr, and special guests. Costs: $25 per ticket. VIP Event! CMP's Supporters Reception, Cost:50 per ticket incudes a pre-concert reception with the performers, light appetizers with a glass of wine or beer, and reserved seating in the first several rows.
July 13: Moors & McCumber. A modern-day version of Simon & Garfunkel or Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young. This concert is a fundraiser for the Spanish Peaks International Celtic Music Festival. $18 in advance, $20 day of show.
July 19, 6 pm: Pub Night. Get some pub grub and listen to our beloved Celtic Orphans. Enjoy some adult beverages, soda, tea, coffee, and snackage in a package. FREE.
July 20: Jon Chandler
July 25, 6 pm: Open Mike Night, Hosted by Ken Saydak.
July 21: John Fullbright. $18 in advance, $20 day of show
August 2: Chris Arellano. $15 in advance, $18 at the door
August 9: Tom Munch. Blend of Southwest-Folk-Jazz. $15 in advance, $20 day of show.
August 10: Free Community Wide Celebration. With live dance music.
August 14: Eliza Gilkyson. $20 in advance, $22 day of show.
August 23: Rockwell Avenue Blues Band
Sept 7: The Gabrielle Louise Show. $15 in advance, $18 day of show.
Oct 4: Dana Cooper. $15 in advance, $18 day of show
Oct 6: Tom Munch & Close n Counter
Oct 18: Mike Blakely. $15 in advance, $18 day of show.