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.
Mixed Media & Margaritas
February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm$45 – $140
Explore the exciting world of mixed media while enjoying margaritas and tasty snacks. Learn how to create a fun and unique piece of art using easy collage and mixed media techniques. You will work on canvas using newspaper, gesso, acrylics, stamps & stencils, mod podge and colored paper. Instructor: Deirdre Covert. $45/person, $140/group of 4
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!