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.
Create your collage wall hanging using a photo transfer technique on wood. In the first class students will apply their photographs onto wooden surfaces. The second class will introduce ways to reveal your transferred photos, which then can be assembled into a collage. Students must send in their photographs a week prior to the class for correct resizing and printing (7 photos max) email [email protected] Instructor: Chelsea Hoitt. $60/person, $51/member.
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!