Crested Butte is a festival town, from excellent live music, art, wildflowers, mountain biking and film, this mountain mecca offers an array of special annual events that are worth planning your trip around. Crested Butte is set in one of the least known, most beautiful alpine landscapes in North America, and the charm and beauty…

Kick-off the summer grooving to Music on the Mountain. This free outdoor music event is presented by the Mt. Crested Butte Town Center Association and hosted at the Red Lady Stage at the Crested Butte Mountain Resort base area. Serving food, beverages, and fun for all ages. Rain or shine. Wednesday, June 29, 2022 Time:…

33rd Annual Crested Butte Rotary Duckie Race Sunday, August 7, 2022 – 2PM MDT Downtown Crested Butte (Coal Creek). A fantastically fun event for kids and adults alike, the Great Rubber Duckie Race sends hundreds of small and adorable rubber duckies down Coal Creek every summer. A ticket to purchase your own duck benefits local…

It’s infamous, maybe even notorious as Elk Avenue closes down on July 4th for the wildest, rowdiest 4th of July Celebration in the Rockies. What starts as a traditional Independence Day Parade with an eclectic CB twist, ends in a once experienced, never-forgotten water fight free for all as the CB Fire Dept. rides in.…

Crested Butte offers thousands of acres of some of the world’s most renowned mountain bike country. The Gunnison Valley has more than 750 miles of singletrack mountain bike trails and is arguably considered the birthplace of mountain biking. You’d expect to find great product and support in regard to all things bike rentals, and in…

There is no better way to enjoy the unparalleled beauty of the Gunnison Country than from the comfort and safety of a legendary Jeep! Experience the majestic Elk Mountains surrounding Crested Butte, explore ghost towns in the vast alpine playground of Taylor Park. You will see stunning vistas, wildflower filled meadows and waterfalls, all while…

Crested Butte area rafting and kayak outfitters offer a great way to spend a day running one of Crested Butte’s whitewater rivers. Crested Butte whitewater rafting is a great way to experience the Gunnison Valley’s extensive network of mountain rivers carving through gorgeous wilderness areas. Trips of varying length and grade are offered by Crested…