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.
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.
Easy Jim, Music of the Grateful Dead will be live at the Crested Butte Center for the Arts on Thursday, March 30th for Deadhead Ed's End of Season Party. More information can be found at www.crestedbuttearts.org.
A comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans as she leaves her childhood home in Ohio following the death of her teenage sister, Tilly. when Agnes finds Tilly's Dungeons & Dragons notebook, however, she stumbles into a journey of discovery and action packed adventure in […]
The Western Chemistry club has put on a "show" for the past 15yrs with probably the most amazing demonstrations for an hour! Fun science things to play with after for about an hour! 4-6 Friday April 7. WCU University Center Ballroom
Come for the snow, stay for the show! CB School of Dance spring recitals Preschool-High School. Pay what you can open dress rehearsal/preview show!
Spring Recitals include K-5th dancers, Mountain Movers Company Dancers, Aerial Dancers, Middle School/High School dancers. Speak Up and Dance is a springtime tradition showcasing artistic expression and voice through dance in Crested Butte!
Don't miss three heart-stopping new films featuring the year's biggest climbing & adventure stories: a wild expedition on Nameless Tower in Pakistan; a new cutting-edge route in a massive limestone cave in France; and a journey to Palestine's West Bank to explore the power of climbing to change lives. Presented by The North Face and […]
Easy Jim, Music of the Grateful Dead closes out the I Bar Ranch "Snowdance Winter Concert Series" at the Almont Resort on Saturday, April 8th! Doors open at 7pm, showtime is 8pm, and tickets are available at www.thealmontresort.com/music. Thank you for supporting local live music!
Join us for a Puzzle Party at the Gunnison Library on April 23 from 2-5 pm. Come exercise your brain with a puzzle! Play, collaborate and even swap a puzzle with another attendee! Snacks provided. This event is free and open to the public.
Join the Gunnison Chamber with hosts WESTERN COLORADO UNIVERSITY Adult Degree Completion Program, The Center For Learning & Innovation and Western Career Services, Tuesday, April 25, 2023 | 5:00-6:30 pm at the Taylor Hall Welcome Center on Western's campus. Learn about these programs, network with business members and congratulate the Center for Learning & Innovation […]
Join us at the Gunnison Library at 6 pm on Thursday, April 27 for a presentation on the history of local railroading and the famous Baldwin Engine 268 that served the Denver & Rio Grand Railroad beginning in 1882. Gunnison Pioneer Museum's Larry McDonald will present a pictorial history that will provide attendees with a […]
The Western Mountain Rescue Team will be hosting a community workshop for summer safety in the backcountry on April 28, from 4pm-7:30pm. The event is free with food, raffle, and activities. All ages are welcome with activities for kids provided.
Join Us For Our Spring Clothing & Gear Swap Out with the old and in with the new! Clean out the closets and bring your lightly used, unwanted or unneeded clothing and gear to the Three Rivers Resort for a ladies (and kids) clothing and gear swap. The seasons are changing and it's time to […]
May the 4th be with you! Come celebrate in a galaxy not too too far away, your library, for some Star Wars fun. Movies, baking, trivia In the Gunnison Library community rooms, we are offering an all-day movie marathon of the original trilogy: 10 am-12 pm: Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope 12:30 pm-2:30 […]
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!