Creative Arts District

Crested Butte Arts Festival

Crested Butte, Colorado, is home to one of the nation’s top arts festivals. Now approaching its 47th year, the Crested Butte Arts Festival features incredible art, fantastic READ MORE

ArtWalk in Crested Butte

Artists of Crested Butte presents seasonal ArtWalks. Leisurely stroll through the galleries of Crested Butte, experience the diverse artistic expressions of local artists and be inspired by READ MORE

Oscar Nominated Short Films

Oscar Nominated Short Films – Documentary: Monday, February 12. 7 p.m. $10 In celebration of the 90th annual Academy Awards, the Crested Butte Film Festival presents all three READ MORE


Experience the golden era of rock and roll legends Led Zeppelin. Zoso is the longest tenured, most critically acclaimed tribute band of one of the most influential READ MORE

Mud Wrestling

Mud Wrestling: Friday, January 19. 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. $55 / pair Grab a partner or friend and get your hands dirty with clay at the Art READ MORE

Watercolor & Wine

Join local watercolor artist, Suzanne Pierson, for a step-by-step watercolor painting in the Center for the Arts lobby/bar area. Suzanne guides the group through a watercolor painting READ MORE

Open Wheel Throwing:

Try your hand at throwing on the wheel or brush up your skills in altering, hand-building and sculpting. With weekly three-hour sessions, take one class or several! READ MORE

The Lao Tizer Band

Contemporary jazz group, The Lao Tizer Band, is driven by an explosive mix of jazz, rock, classical, jam band, Afro Cuban and world rhythms. Rising to the READ MORE

Sound Hearth: Happy 80th!

Sound Hearth: Happy 80th! Celebrate the birthdays of newly minted octogenarians and composers that changed the course of musical history – Philip Glass, Steve Reich, and David READ MORE

Gypsy Jazz All-Stars

Gypsy Jazz All-Stars Gypsy Jazz Week concludes with a concert that brings together stars of the Gypsy Jazz world, including Frank Vignola, Vinny Raniolo, Olli Soikkeli, Nicki READ MORE

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble

Celebrating its 47th Anniversary Season, the internationally-renowned Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble presents two intriguing new works – “Bamboula: Musicians’ Brew” by Millicent Johnnie, exploring the profound READ MORE

Functional Pottery workshop

Functional Pottery workshop Learn to make ceramic pieces that you can use every day! With a mix of hand-building, wheel throwing, and multi-media techniques items such as READ MORE

Creative Connections with Landscape

Creative Connections with Landscape Outdoor immersion, writing, visual art and an approach of stillness and observation set the stage for participants to actively investigate their relationship to READ MORE

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