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.
Featuring a new and unique project each day, students will have the opportunity to get hands-on with creative lessons. These fun projects will range from painting and drawing to sculpting and building. Drop-in registration and half-course registrations will be available once the minimum number of students is reached. Min. 4 full-time students to run. Instructor: Kit Wijkowski & Nathan Motsinger. $195/person, $165.75/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!