Community News - 2018

Lake Irwin, paddle board on shore. Sits near the Lake Irwin Campground

Lake Irwin Campground

Lake Irwin Campground If you’re looking for a beautiful spot to get out camping this summer, you really don’t have to look that far. The Lake Irwin Campground is just minutes from the historic mining town of Crested Butte, located in what is often thought to be one of...

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image of the Crested Butte Arts Festival looking up Elk Avenue

Crested Butte Arts Festival

Crested Butte Arts Festival It’s that time of year again, the Crested Butte Arts Festival kicks off today and runs throughout the weekend. Now in it’s 46th year, the Crested Butte Arts Festival is an annual, nationally recognized festival featuring incredible art, delicious cuisine, exciting entertainment, artist demonstrations, activities for...

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Crested Butte November Events


  Alpenglow – Lipbone Redding ~ August 13 The Dustbowl Revival ~ August 15 Watercolor & Wine ~ August 16 Outerbike Bike Demo ~ August 17 Gravity Slave Dual Slalom ~ August 18 Alpenglow – the Tin Men ~ August 20 Historic Pub Crawl ~ August 23 Big Blue Festival ~ August 24-25 Comedy – Josh Blue ~ August...

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Town Tidbits

As we head into the mid-summer season we kick off August with a local favorite, the Crested Butte Arts Festival, starting August 3rd and running through the weekend. This nationally recognized festival is in it’s 46th year and features incredible art, delicious cuisine, fantastic entertainment and activities for the...

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Change ahead road sign. County Commissioners Change Septic System Regulations

County Commissioners Change Septic System Regulations

County Commissioners Change Septic System Regulations The Gunnison County Commissioners change septic system regulations in an unanimous vote at the June 19th board meeting. The new regulations go into effect starting in June of 2019. Under these new regulations property owners of buildings with septic systems in unincorporated Gunnison County...

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