+FIVE: September 7-13, 2017

Boz Scaggs
Sept. 7
Boz Scaggs, known for hit singles such as “Lowdown,” and “Lido Shuffle.” Scaggs’ recent album, “A Fool to Care,” was number one on the Billboard Blues Album chart. 8 p.m. Paramount Theatre, 30 Center Street, Rutland. Box office: 775-0903, www.paramount.org.

Killington DF World Cup & Freeride
Sept. 8-10

Final event of the 2017 WC tour and the only North American World Cup in 2017. Freerides on Friday & Saturday. Killington Resort, Killington. For information, full schedule and registration, visit internationaldownhillfederation.org.

Tinmouth Old Firehouse Concert
Sept. 8

Jon Gailmor opens the Fall Series with his unique songs and humor. He’ll have folks singing and clapping together, guffawing, weeping, whatever it takes for an audience to revel in its humanity. Suggested donation $10 to $15, 7 :30 p.m., doors open 7 p.m. Mountain View Road and Vt. 140, Tinmouth, next to the new Firehouse. 446-3457.

2017 Walk To End Alzheimer’s
Sept. 9

The Walk To End Alzheimer’s is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against this disease. Registration 9 a.m., Opening Ceremony at 10, Walk starts at 10:15. Rutland Main Street Park, www.alz.org/walk.

Green Mountain Pug Social
Sept. 9
Green Mountain Pug Rescue fundraiser, 15th annual Pug Social, features costume contest, parade and more. $10 adults, $5 age 12 and under, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sherburne Library Field, 2998 River Road, Killington, www.greenmtnpugrescue.org.

George Nostrand

George Nostrand is a Vermont musician, writer and calendar editor for the Rutland Reader and Rutland Herald. You might see him around as his alter-ego, the front man for George's Back Pocket.

More Posts

Follow Me: