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.
Lace Vases Class Saturday, December 2, 12 – 3 pm. In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn the art of imprinting lace doilies onto clay to craft exquisite lace vases. I will guide you through the process, teaching you how to achieve delicate and intricate patterns that will transform your clay creations into stunning works of art. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced artist, this class offers a chance to explore the timeless beauty of lace in your own pottery. Reserve your spot today!! $60/Adult Includes supplies, instruction, glazing, firing, snacks and laughs.
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!