Did you know there are many events in Crested Butte and Gunnison? See live music, take an art class, volunteer, play trivia, watch (or participate in) a ski or bike race, and more! Check this calendar to see what’s going on.
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Alcohol Inks and Drinks
August 18 @ 6:00 pm$40
Alcohol Inks & Drinks Thursday, 6:00 – 9:00 pm. August 18. Learn a new medium while playing with the fluidity of alcohol inks. Use the vivid colors of the inks to create a stunning set of tile coasters(2). Enjoy a cocktail or two while you watch your masterpiece come to life. Sarah will help you evolve your vision onto the tiles and encourage your creativity! Instructor: Sarah Sharsmith. $40/person includes 2 drinks, supplies, and instruction.
Gunnison Valley is also host to several beloved annual events. A classic winter event is The Alley Loop, a Nordic ski race that doubles as a costume contest. In fall, Mt. Crested Butte hosts the famous Chili and Beer Festival. Every summer in Gunnison, a crowd gathers to watch America’s fourth-oldest rodeo, Cattlemen’s Days. There are also festivals in Crested Butte that celebrate local art, music, wildflowers, and more. Attending an annual event is a good way to connect with the culture of the Gunnison Valley. You might even create a new tradition for you and your family and friends!