Looking ahead, there is a lot in store for locals and visitors alike this weekend in Steamboat Springs. Kicking off the big festivities is the Steamboat Family Snow Festival featuring Drake Bell and Milkshake music concerts to highlight the 2008 event. The four day event (January 18-21) promises to be unforgettable family fun.

On Saturday January 19th the Art Depot is hosting the Blue Grass Music Jam and Silent Auction for Jimmie Heuga for Multiple Sclerosis. This event is in its 10th year raising money and awareness for The Jimmie Huega Vertical Express from Multiple Sclerosis. The mission of the organization is, "Seeking to improve the quality of life for persons with Multiple Sclerosis.” This event is sure to make an impact and is a great Steamboat tradition.