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.

Jam Class with Justin Leflar

Center for the Arts Crested Butte 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO

1 – 5 pm in the old center for the arts $75 to participate – includes 2 canned beers (if 21+) // scholarships available *Please note that for events at the Center, proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test from within the last 72 hours are required for entry Connect with other enthusiastic jammers […]

$75

Mud Masters

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO

Mud Masters (Ages 11 - 14) Tuesdays, 4:15 - 6:15 pm. March 1 - April 12 (no class March 15) Students in this class will learn how to throw on the wheel. Techniques focusing on centering, throwing, trimming, and glazing will be taught. Learn to throw bowls, mugs, plates, vessels, and more! No experience is […]

$140

Functional Pottery

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO

Functional Pottery Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:30 pm (individual projects, 2 sessions each), March 1 & 8th In this class, students will work on creating functional ceramics by using hand-building techniques. The first session will focus on building and the second session will allow students to polish their pieces and finish off with glazing. Whether you’re […]

$80

Food Microbiology 2022

Scotland Edinburgh

Hello All! We the team of "Food Microbiology 2022" cordially inviting you all of the great scientists, academicians, young researchers, Business delegates and students from all over the world to join the 16th International Conference on Food Microbiology (Food Microbiology 2022) during March 02-03, 2022 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Beginning Adult Ballet

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO

Beginning Adult Ballet Session 2: Wednesdays, 9:30 - 10:30 am. March 2 - April 13. (No class 3/16) Learn the fundamentals of ballet technique while achieving a strong, toned, and sculpted physique. Walk through the basics, with instructor Alex, to learn footwork, hand placement, spotting and more. This class will boost your confidence and get […]

$70

Elk Ave Historic Walking Tours

Crested Butte Museum 331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO

Crested Butte became a registered National Historic District in 1974 to preserve our distinctive buildings from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Join us on an Elk Avenue Walking Tour to learn about the history of the buildings, mining history, and stories from the community. Elk Avenue Walking Tours are offered on Wednesdays from […]

$25

Watercolor + Wine

Center for the Arts Crested Butte 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO

Join local watercolor artist, Karen Hill, for a step-by-step painting class. Karen guides the group through a watercolor painting from start to finish, giving instruction on setting up to paint, wash and watercolor painting techniques, composition, and more. Wine and beer are provided to participants 21 and older, so you can relax and create! All […]

$55

Fireside Chat Speaker Series

Join us for a panel discussion featuring top local avalanche professionals from across the avalanche spectrum including, John Mortimer, Snow Safety Director for CBMR, Megan Paden, Lead Forecaster for the Elk Mountain Grand Traverse, Ben Pritchett, Lead Forecaster for the CAIC, and Evan Ross, a local CBAC Forecaster. Should be a great evening of open […]

Free

Limerick Writing Workshop

Center for the Arts Crested Butte 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO

Learn the history and craft of the short, humorous verse that is often nonsensical and frequently ribald. Hewing perfectly to a meter and rhyme scheme is one of the things that make limericks funny, and a good limerick has a clever unanticipated punch line, along with puns, wordplay, and other witty elements. With expert guidance, […]

$20

Sculpture: Basics of Creating Three-Dimensional Fo

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO

Saturdays, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. March 5 – April 2. Using a hands-on approach this class will take you through the basics of creating three-dimensional forms using a “reductive” (carving) process. We will cover the different “levels” of three-dimensionality “low-relief,” “high-relief,” “half-round” and “full-round” sculpture forms. Instructor: Don Seastrum. Cost: $190.00

$190

Cardio Fusion Dance Class!

Center for the Arts Crested Butte 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO

Cardio Dance Community Classes 2022: every Saturday 1030am. All levels welcome. Cardio Dance Fusion is a class for all level movers. Dance, creativity and fun! Easy to follow cardio routines plus the power of music to invoke Booty Shakin JOY! No experience necessary. All are welcome. Be ready to Sweat! Location: Jones Studio, CB Center […]

$20

INTRO West African Dance &Drum Class w/ Fara Tolno

Center for the Arts Crested Butte 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO

Come Take Introductory / Foundations class with the one and only FARA TOLNO! Sunday March 6th - Intro to Guinean Dance 2pm & Intro to Drum Class 330pm *These two specific classes will be INTRODUCTORY classes! For beginners and first time participants and anyone who wants to really practice the basic foundations of African drum […]

$20

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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