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This Week in the Butte

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This Week in the Butte

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

Summer is in full swing here at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. There are so many great activities to enjoy and tons of fun planned for this upcoming week. Show off your disc golf skills this Saturday at the 10-3 Disc Golf Tournament. Did you know the name “10-3” stems from the elevation at the start of both courses, 10,300 feet!

Wildflower Festival | July 6 – 7

With over 300 events offered by 60 instructors there is something for everyone during the annual Wildflower Festival. Don’t miss van tours, hikes, art classes, birding & butterflies, botany & medicinal lectures, edibles, garden tours, walks, photography classes and more! 

Tough Enough to Wear Pink | July 11

Cattlemen’s Days Tough Enough to Wear Pink event offers fun for everyone! Join us for a singer – songwriter showcase in the Mountaineer Square Ballroom featuring Dean Dillon and friends. 

Twilight Lift Hours | July 12 & 14

Twilight Hours are a great time to be exploring the resort. With unlimited chairlift rides on the Red Lady for just $8 from 4:30 - 7 pm every Wednesday and Friday! 

Live! From Mt. CB Featuring Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real | July 12

Tonight's concert features Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real. Cowboy, hippie, surf rock. Lukas Nelson is a singer, songwriter, and guitar player!  Join us for great tunes, a laid back atmosphere and the beautiful backdrop of Mt. Crested Butte in all its summer glory. 21+ guests can purchase alcoholic beverages, and there's plenty of room for kiddos to play, so bring your lawn chairs or picnic blankets and join us for mid-week music! 

Powerade Pinnacle gO Bike Series | July 12

Presented by Griggs Orthopedics, this series encourages competitors to gO ride every Wednesday with a FREE regional recreational racing series at the Evolution Bike Park. 

Competitors enjoy FREE food, Landshark Lager and raffle prizes after every race at Butte 66. Downhill competitors also receive a complimentary twilight ticket for the race!

We can’t wait to see you on the trails! 

Mt. CB Farmers Market | July 13

New for Summer 2017, we are proud to host a weekly farmers market on Thursdays throughout the summer. Don’t miss this opportunity to indulge in local mountain produce and charm! Crested Butte Mountain Resort is committed to supporting the local community including neighborhood farms and small businesses. Vendors from across the region will offer a variety of artisan items, produce and specialty products. Afterwards, head to one of the mountain restaurants for market inspired food and drink specials. 

Free Twilight Archery Series | July 14

Crested Butte Mountain Resort invites archers of all ability levels to have their hand at a fun and FREE 3D Competition Friday evenings in July. Registration is free thanks to SITKA Gear and includes a complimentary lift ticket, free raffle and one complimentary Odell beer for competitors ages 21 and over after the competition at Butte 66.  

In addition, we will be providing a Tips Clinic for Women with local pro Lindsey Hart. Enjoy this FREE hour long clinic at the sight in range followed by the twilight competition. 

10-3 Disc Golf Tournament | July 15

Test your skills on the 18-hole disc golf course at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. The tournament will be held on the short course located at the top of the Red Lady Express chairlift which offers a fun and fast paced challenge for all ages and abilities. 

We can’t wait to see you this week at Crested Butte Mountain Resort!