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.
December 19 | Holiday Bubbles Ready to toast to the holidays? Nothing says “it’s a party” like fine bubbles dancing up the side of a champagne flute! Learn everything you need to know about bubbles-fermentation methods, levels of sweetness, and varieties of sparkling wines from around the world and add some sparkle to your holidays. Even if you just like to learn while you drink, certified sommelier Malia Brown has got you covered! Sign up just yourself, or bring your friends!
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!