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.
Celebrate the season of renewal and creativity with our Easter-themed Egg Tray Making Ceramic Class! Join us for a festive workshop where you can craft your very own ceramic egg trays, just in time for Easter. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned ceramic enthusiast, our experienced instructors will guide you through the process of hand-building or wheel throwing to create functional and stylish trays. Immerse yourself in the joy of shaping clay into unique egg-holding masterpieces. Explore decorative elements, textures, and vibrant glazes that capture the spirit of Easter. These charming egg trays are not only perfect for displaying your decorated eggs but also make delightful gifts or festive additions to your holiday table. Join us for an egg-citing and creative experience where you can bring the essence of Easter into your home through handmade ceramic egg trays. Unleash your imagination and craft a piece that adds a touch of joy to your seasonal celebrations!
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!