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Michelle Balleck: It’s a balloon. It’s a lei. It’s your weekend.

Michelle Balleck

Weekend movie show times

West Theatre

29 E. Victory Way

824-2000

"Dinner for Schmucks" — Rated PG-13; 7 and 9:05 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday

"The Sorcerer's Apprentice" — Rated PG; 7 and 9:05 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday

Tickets: $7 for ages 10 and older, $5 for ages 9 and younger

Sunday matinee: $5 for ages 10 and older, $4 for ages 9 and younger

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Submit your event's details for consideration by e-mailing me at mballeck@craigdai… or calling 875-1790.

For me, the end of summer means finishing up projects and gearing up for school. It also means attending my seventh wedding of the summer, a garage salegarage sale Friday and Saturday and prepping the house for a guest staying with us for a month. Friday and Saturday and prepping the house for a guest staying with us for a month.

garage sale Friday and Saturday and prepping the house for a guest staying with us for a month.

SleepSleep is not in my future. is not in my future.

Sleep is not in my future.

But fun can be in yours. Just have a look at what this weekend brings.

• The next Chamber mixerThe next Chamber mixer is tonight, and it’s sure to have some is tonight, and it's sure to have some yummy treatsyummy treats..

The next Chamber mixer is tonight, and it's sure to have some yummy treats.

It's from 5 to 7 p.m. at Cugino's Italian RestaurantCugino’s Italian Restaurant, 572 Breeze St., 572 Breeze St.

Cugino's Italian Restaurant, 572 Breeze St.

The Craig Chamber of CommerceCraig Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors host the event and invite everyone to go. But RSVP by calling 824-5689 or email office@craig-chamber.com. Ambassadors host the event and invite everyone to go. But RSVP by calling 824-5689 or email office@craig-chamber.com.

Craig Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors host the event and invite everyone to go. But RSVP by calling 824-5689 or email office@craig-chamber.com.

• Dig out your Dig out your grass skirt and coconut bragrass skirt and coconut bra. It’s time for the . It's time for the 71st annual Craig Fire/Rescue Firefighter's Ball71st annual Craig Fire/Rescue Firefighter’s Ball..

Dig out your grass skirt and coconut bra. It's time for the 71st annual Craig Fire/Rescue Firefighter's Ball.

This party, which has a Hawaiian luau theme, is from 6 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the O.P. Bar and GrillO.P. Bar and Grill, 534 E. Victory Way. It’s just for adults, so kiddos, stay home., 534 E. Victory Way. It's just for adults, so kiddos, stay home.

O.P. Bar and Grill, 534 E. Victory Way. It's just for adults, so kiddos, stay home.

Dress how you wish, and go all out if you want to compete for the best costume prizebest costume prize..

best costume prize.

The cost is $10 per person, with food and drinks available for some extra dough. Proceeds benefit a scholarship fund.

Need tickets? Call the fire stationfire station at 824-5914. at 824-5914.

fire station at 824-5914.

• It's a bird. It's a plane.It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a balloon. It's a balloon.

It's a bird. It's a plane. It's a balloon.

The inaugural Moffat County Hot Air Balloon FestivalMoffat County Hot Air Balloon Festival is Friday through Sunday at is Friday through Sunday at Wyman MuseumWyman Museum, 94350 E. U.S. Highway 40., 94350 E. U.S. Highway 40.

Moffat County Hot Air Balloon Festival is Friday through Sunday at Wyman Museum, 94350 E. U.S. Highway 40.

Organizers have eight pilots lined up to launch early Saturday and Sunday mornings, sometime between 6:30 and 8 a.m. So have a look up in the sky.

There's also a community barbecuecommunity barbecue at 6 p.m. Friday for $9 a person and a at 6 p.m. Friday for $9 a person and a pancake breakfastpancake breakfast at 7 a.m. Saturday and Sunday for $5 a person. at 7 a.m. Saturday and Sunday for $5 a person.

community barbecue at 6 p.m. Friday for $9 a person and a pancake breakfast at 7 a.m. Saturday and Sunday for $5 a person.

Saturday night features live music by Cabin FeverCabin Fever for a $5 admission and a for a $5 admission and a barbecue dinnerbarbecue dinner for $9 a person from 6 to 10 p.m. for $9 a person from 6 to 10 p.m.

Cabin Fever for a $5 admission and a barbecue dinner for $9 a person from 6 to 10 p.m.

There's a balloon glowballoon glow after dark and after dark and s'mores and root beer floatss’mores and root beer floats at 8 p.m. Saturday. at 8 p.m. Saturday.

balloon glow after dark and s'mores and root beer floats at 8 p.m. Saturday.

There's also tractor pullstractor pulls and some and some games and vendorsgames and vendors at the museum. at the museum.

tractor pulls and some games and vendors at the museum.

• Get some culture in.Get some culture in.

Get some culture in.

The Emerald City Outreach OperaThe Emerald City Outreach Opera is putting on the show, is putting on the show, "Suor Angelica,"“Suor Angelica,” at 7 p.m. Friday at at 7 p.m. Friday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day SaintsThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1295 W. Ninth St., 1295 W. Ninth St.

The Emerald City Outreach Opera is putting on the show, "Suor Angelica," at 7 p.m. Friday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1295 W. Ninth St.

The performance includes the one-hour opera followed by a second hour of selections from PucciniPuccini’s 's "La Boheme."“La Boheme.”

Puccini's "La Boheme."

Tickets cost $10 for adults. Students and children are free.

• Get some more culture in.Get some more culture in.

Get some more culture in.

After you soak up some opera, kick back with some Broadway musicalsBroadway musicals..

Broadway musicals.

The vocal students of Emily PfeiferEmily Pfeifer present highlights from present highlights from "The Scarlet Pimpernel"“The Scarlet Pimpernel” and other popular musicals at 6 p.m. Saturday at the and other popular musicals at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Moffat County High SchoolMoffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

Emily Pfeifer present highlights from "The Scarlet Pimpernel" and other popular musicals at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

The recitalThe recital will feature students in costumes and a will feature students in costumes and a choreographed showchoreographed show..

The recital will feature students in costumes and a choreographed show.

Admission is free, and refreshments will be served.

• West TheatreWest Theatre is getting in is getting in "Dinner for Schmucks"“Dinner for Schmucks” — I can’t wait to see this — and — I can't wait to see this — and "The Sorcerer's Apprentice."“The Sorcerer’s Apprentice.”

West Theatre is getting in "Dinner for Schmucks" — I can't wait to see this — and "The Sorcerer's Apprentice."

Redbox has "The Last Song,"“The Last Song,” if you’re up for a chick flick. if you're up for a chick flick."The Last Song," if you're up for a chick flick.