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.
Gunnison County is offering combined flu and COVID omicron booster vaccine clinics on 10/19 at Fred Field from 2:00pm-6:00pm and 10/26 at Crested Butte Community School from 4:00pm-7:00pm. Free COVID Moderna and Pfizer boosters will be available. Insurance will be accepted for the flu shot or $25 if you’re uninsured. No appointments necessary, just walk in!
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!