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.
Saddle up and step back in time to the rugged and mysterious Wild West! Join us for an unforgettable evening of intrigue and suspense with the Crested Butte Museum and The Crested Butte Mountain TheatreÕs Wild West Murder Mystery. ItÕs an event thatÕs sure to leave you guessing ÔwhodunitÕ until the very end! We invite you to embrace your inner cowboy, cowgirl or your favorite historic western character on December 2nd from 6pm to 9pm. Don your finest Western attire and enter a world of saloons, sheriffs, and secrets. YouÕll have the chance to mingle with fellow detectives and outlaws. Tickets are $50 for members and $60 for non-members, youÕll receive one complimentary drink and hors dÕoeuvres to keep you fueled as you crack the case. DonÕt miss this opportunity to support the Crested Butte Museum and The Crested Butte Mountain Theatre while enjoying an evening of entertainment, suspense, and camaraderie. Grab your tickets and prepare for an unforgettable journey into the heart of the Wild West Ð where secrets abound, and justice is in your hands! This fundraiser is co-benefiting the Crested Butte Museum and the Crested Butte Mountain Theatre! This event will be located at the Crested Butte Mountain Theatre.
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!