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About the SteamPlant Event Center

The SteamPlant Event Center, located in the heart of scenic Salida, Colorado, hosts over 500 events each year, from private weddings to conferences, community meetings, concerts, conventions, and more. Originally built in 1887 to house the Salida Edison Electric Light Company, the historic building was purchased exactly a century later by the City of Salida. The SteamPlant is a vibrant, thriving part of our community that includes a theater venue, outdoor sculpture garden, art galleries, riverside plaza, conference rooms, and a spacious ballroom.100_0801

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COMEDY: Marc Price with Sam Ellefson

Thursday, May 25 at 7:00 pm

Tickets: $20.00

Beloved comedian Marc Price known for his iconic role on NBC’s classic, “Family Ties,” has delighted millions with his unique comedic style and infections energy. 


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Paquette Gallery Exhibition

Art Exhibition: In Pursuit of Happenstance by Barbara For and Roberta Smith

Two artists, two languages, one pursuit: visual artist Roberta Smith and poet Barbara Ford have married their worlds and created a third, called Happenstance, home to a treasure chest of images in interaction with words as counterpart and counterpoint.


Exhibition runs in the Paquette Gallery through the month of May!

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