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.
Santa Cookie Plates Wednesday, December 6, 5:30 – 8:30 pm Get into the holiday spirit by crafting your own plate for Santa’s cookies. In this festive workshop, students will have the opportunity to craft their very own ceramic cookie plates designed to deliver Santa’s cookies in style. Channel your inner artist and create a one-of-a-kind plate that will make your holiday traditions even more special. Whether you opt for traditional red and white Santa designs, modern and abstract interpretations, or personal touches that reflect your unique style, I will guide you through the process.Join us and create a cherished keepsake for years to come! $60/Adult. $40/Kid 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!