Zumba Party

Join the 7th Annual Zumba Party at the Longmont Recreation Center. Start your 2018 off right with Carla, Karina and Linda. Kids are welcome if they are dancing with a parent. Enter your name to win prizes; 1 p.m., Longmont Recreation Center, 310 Quail Road, Longmont; $4-$6; 303-774-4752.


New Year's Day Chili Cook-Off — An annual chili cook-off on New Year's Day, where guests vote for their favorite chili among three kinds. Open for brunch; 10 a.m., West End Tavern, 926 Pearl St., Boulder; thewestendtavern.com/events/new-years-day.

OutBoulder Board Game Night — Bring your own game or join a group for OutBoulder's Board Game Night. Every first month of the month; 6 p.m., Twisted Pine Brewing Company, 3201 Walnut St., Boulder; free; twistedpinebrewing.com/calendar.


Tuesday Tapping at Upslope — New beer is offered every Tuesday at Upslope's Flatiron Park Tap Room; 11 a.m., Tuesday, Upslope Brewing Company (Flatiron Park), 1898 South Flatiron Court, Boulder; free; 303-396-1898, upslopebrewing.com/our-tap-rooms/flatiron-park.


Open Mic Night — Show what you've got, or sit back and listen to some of Boulder's most talented musicians and poets; 6 p.m., Tuesday, Twisted Pine Brewing Company, 3201 Walnut St., Boulder; free; 303-786-9270, twistedpinebrewing.com/calendar.

Open Stage-Hosted by Danny Shafer — Danny Shafer hosts his longtime open stage; 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oskar Blues Tap rooom, 921 Pearl St., Boulder.

Pints for the People at Upslope (Lee Hill) — On the first Wednesday of every month at the Lee Hill Tap Room, Upslope presents Pints for the People; 2 p.m., Wednesday, Upslope Brewing Company (Lee Hill), 1501 Lee Hill Drive Unit 20, Boulder; upslopebrewing.com/our-tap-rooms/lee-hill.

Geeks Who Drink — Geeks Who Drink gather for trivia at Twisted Pine. Bring a team or just yourself; 7 p.m., Wednesday, Twisted Pine Brewing Company, 3201 Walnut St., Boulder; free; twstedpinebrewing.com/calendar.

Lauren Foster — Lauren Foster performs at the Laughing Goat. "Her songs and stage presence showcase her natural charm and soulful energy," says Larry Hart of Riffs Acoustic Music; 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, The Laughing Goat, 1709 Pearl St., Boulder; free; laurenfoster.net/music.

Bluegrass Jam — An open bluegrass jam, open to all abilities, is planned; 7 p.m., Thursday, West Flanders Brewing, 1125 Pearl St., Boulder; free; 303-444-4093.