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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.

M. John Fayhee returns to Crested Butte!

Rumors and Townie Books 414 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO, United States

M. John Fayhee is coming to Crested Butte to read from and sign copies of his latest book, ÒA Long Tangent: Musings from an old man, his young dog & a quest to hike every day for a year.Ó ÒI am really looking forward to returning to Townie Books, where I have done numerous readings […]

John Fayhee Reading & Book Signing

Rumors and Townie Books 414 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO, United States

Former Mountain Gazette editor John Fayhee will read from his new book "A Long Tangent: Musings from an Old Man & His Young Dog Hiking Every Day for a Year" at Rumors Coffee & Tea House on Wednesday, September 26 @ 7 PM. "A Long Tangent" is Fayhee's version of a memoir and contemplates themes […]


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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