Quick picks: Hike, ‘Rockin’ Eve’ and Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
Saturday, Dec. 29
Echo in here?
Join a Colorado National Monument ranger to explore the Echo Canyon,
The moderate 3-mile roundtrip hike will go from 1–3:30 p.m.
Hikers should meet at the Devils Kitchen Picnic Area to participate in the program.
Monday, Dec. 31
In with the new
Tune into ABC for “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” to see special performances from Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen, PSY, Neon Trees and Jason Aldean among others.
The performances will be live in Times Square as the world bids farewell to 2012 and welcomes in 2013.
Thursday, Jan. 3
Game to watch
In what may end up being one of the best college football games of the season, Oregon (11-1) and Kansas State University (11-1) play at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.
The game features Oregon coach Chip Kelly, the hot name to replace almost every fired NFL coach, and KSU quarterback Collin Klein, who finished third in the Heisman Trophy vote.