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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Latin Rhythms & Rum
June 23 @ 12:00 am$30
Latin Rhythms & Rum Saturday, 7:00 – 8:30 pm. July 30th. Explore the lively and upbeat dance styles of Latin America in this dance AND Series Event. Learn the basics steps of Merengue, Bachata and Salsa while sipping on a selection of Montanya Rum cocktails. Registration includes two cocktails, light apps and lessons. Event held outdoors under the GAC Courtyard lights. Instructors: Fabrianna & Frank Ayala. $30/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!