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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March 1, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm$80
Functional Pottery Tuesdays 6:30 – 8:30 pm (individual projects, 2 sessions each), March 1 & 8th In this class, students will work on creating functional ceramics by using hand-building techniques. The first session will focus on building and the second session will allow students to polish their pieces and finish off with glazing. Whether you’re new to ceramics or just want to relax and follow a step-by-step guide and make something unique… This class is for you! All supplies will be provided and prepared by your instructor. Check out the website for specific project updates. $80/student, $68/members.
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!