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Gunnison Valley Events Calendar

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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Summer Solstice Block Party

June 15 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join the Gunnison Arts Center on Saturday June 15th to celebrate the Summer Solstice with a Block Party and Longest Day of Art Challenge! We’re shutting down South Main to bring you live music, interactive art, a sidewalk chalk contest, and more! This event is generously sponsored by Wheelies and Waves, celebrating their 10th anniversary! Family Fun: Block Party, Live Music, Activity Booths and More: 2pm – 7pm on South Main at the intersection of Main and Tomichi ~Funk, Jazz, Soul from the Wes Watkins Band! ~Amazing raffle prizes from Wheelies & Waves! ~Sidewalk chalk contest! ~Food and libations! ~Interactive art activities! ~Free tie dye station and more! $15* | Kids under 15 get in FREE! *Includes free drink ticket for 21+! $5 Raffle Tickets | Need not be present to win Prizes include a Pedego Electric Bike and 8ft Sol Stand Up Paddle Board from Wheelies and Waves! Winners announced between 2 – 7pm on Saturday, June 15th, 2024 outside of 102 South Main, Gunnison Colorado. PLUS! Longest Day of Art Challenge: Sun-themed classes offered all day, any 6/15 class registration includes Block Party entry! Beginner Qi Gong Dad + Me Clay Yoga Sun Salutations Paint Your Own Skateboard African Dance Tintype Photography and more!

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Date:
June 15
Time:
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

Gunnison Arts Center
102 South Main St
Gunnison, CO 81230 United States
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Phone:
(970) 641-4029
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Annual events in Crested Butte and Gunnison

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!

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Nordic skiers race in two lines dressed in costumes on a snowy downtown street

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