Crested Butte Summer & Fall Activity Guide


Take a deep breath. The crisp, clear mountain air fills your lungs. The sun warms your skin. The sweet scent of wildflowers can be detected. It’s time to play outdoors. This is a typical scenario you’ll be greeted with on Crested Butte summer days. The question is how should you best enjoy this mountain paradise? Luckily, we can help you get started.

Don’t Miss: The 45th Annual Crested Butte Arts Festival, August 4-6, 2017. Art booths span the entire length of Elk Avenue for a weekend of fine art, jewelry, entertainment, cuisine, demonstrations and children’s activities. The artist application deadline is fast approaching, so if you’d like to have a booth at this years festival signup soon!

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45th Annual Crested Butte Arts Festival


August 4th-6th, 2017 • Website
Now in its 45th year, the Crested Butte Arts Festival features incredible art, cuisine, exciting entertainment, artist demonstrations, children’s activities and an art auction. This is one of the best arts festivals in the nation, and an event you won’t want to miss. Elk Avenue is shut down, and artists booths line the street. If you’re interested in being an artist featured in the festival, please fill out an application by March 3, 2015 midnight.


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