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Gunnison Valley Events Calendar

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.

May Crafteroon

Crested Butte Library 507 Maroon Ave, Crested Butte, CO, United States

Join us at the Crested Butte Library on Thursday, May 25 at 5pm for May's Crafternoon! This month we'll be decorating tote bags to fill with all of your summer […]

free

Baked at Altitude

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO, United States

Sunday, 10 am - 12:00 pm. June 4th Struggling with one-whole-cookie-sheet cookies? Do your brownies droop and your bread is a puck? Join us in the Gunnison Arts Center's incredible […]

$60

Moonlight Concert Series: Roma Ransom

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO, United States

Great music should do three things- connect you to the past, inspire you to envision the future, and find you wholly in the present moment. Roma Ransom does all three. […]

$25

Moonlight Concert Series Presents: Roma Ransom

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO, United States

Moonlight Concert Series: Roma Ransom May 26th Doors 7:30 pm Show 8:00 pm Great music should do three things- connect you to the past, inspire you to envision the future, […]

$25

Secondhand String Band

I Bar Ranch 850 Co Rd 49, Gunnison, CO, United States

Live music from Secondhand String Band. On site camping too

Cattlemen’s Days PRCA Rodeo

Gunnison Fairgrounds 275 S Spruce St # A, Gunnison, CO

123 Years Strong. Cattlemen's Days celebrates the Cowboy in Us All! Each July, the ranching culture of the Gunnison Valley struts its stuff in the "Granddaddy of Colorado Rodeos," an […]

LIVE MUSIC

Garlic Mike's River Bar 2674 Hwy 135, Gunnison, CO, United States

Featuring live music on the banks of the Gunnison river with musicians from the Gunnison in Valley and Paonia.

Easy Jim, Live at the I Bar Ranch

I Bar Ranch 850 Co Rd 49, Gunnison, CO, United States

Easy Jim, Music of the Grateful Dead will be live at the I Bar Ranch in Gunnison on Sunday, May 28th for the Grateful Growler Camp Out. Gates open at […]

2023 Annual Memorial Day Events

Queen of All Saints Parish Hall 401 Sopris Ave, Crested Butte, CO, United States

Please join us for the 2023 Memorial Day activities on Monday, May 29th! This beloved annual event will once again start with a Military March at 9:15am from 2nd Street, […]

Free

Boss Ross

Gunnison Arts Center 102 South Main St, Gunnison, CO, United States

Thursday, 6:00 ~ 9:00 pm. May 30 Treat yourself to a night out and come paint along to an episode of a soft-spoken artist with a nurturing disposition, who believed […]

$45

Women’s Networking Night

Tully's 282 Elcho Avenue, Crested Butte South, CO, United States

Join us for our May Women's Networking Night Come network with the wonderful ladies of the Gunnison Valley. Join us upstairs at Tully's in Crested Butte South on Wednesday, May […]

$5.00

Stargazing in the Gunnison Valley

Gunnison Library 1 Quartz St, Gunnison, CO, United States

Join us at the Gunnison Library on Thursday, June 1 at 6 pm for a presentation by Dr. Suzanne Taylor, professor of physics and astronomy at Western Colorado University and […]

free

Annual events in Crested Butte and Gunnison

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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