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This Weekend’s Events: Ridgway 1K and San Juan Barrel Festival

The San Juan Barrel Fest, taking place from 2:30 to 5:30 on October 1 at Hartwell Park in downtown Ridgway, is an excellent way to support the Sherbino while having fun.  At this event, barrel brewers and vintners from the Western Colorado region share a cask or barrel of something special. Each brewer or winemaker…Continued

Explore the Fall Colors of Ouray Today!

While September is bringing some warm weather, Colorado’s upcoming fall season will soon bring a rainbow of stunning leaf colors to the state. The best part is that the fall season is expected to have a profound, long-lasting impact. The combination of enticing winter snow, a wet spring, and frequent summer downpours has produced a…Continued

Get Ready for the 28th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

From September 16th to 18th, enjoy three days and nights of world-class music with breathtaking mountain peaks as a backdrop. Telluride Blues & Brews Festival is renowned as one of the most picturesque and intimate music festivals in the nation and is held in the well-known mountain town of Telluride, Colorado. Live performances of blues,…Continued

Pan For Gold At This Guided Mining Tour In Silverton

The Old Hundred is the only mine tour where you can see and operate mining equipment in a real-life mine environment. Enjoy underground amusement in a genuine gold mine. Rarely do outsiders witness the hard rock miner’s underground world. Now you too can see how mining operated with a one-hour guided tour on a safe…Continued

Visit the Ridgway Farmers Market on Fridays

If you haven’t yet visited, the Ridgway Farmers Market is a fantastic opportunity to support farmers, local agriculture, and small businesses. The market is open every Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. until October 14, 2022. The Ridgway Farmers Market offers local fruits, vegetables, flowers, and plants, along with a variety of sustainable meats,…Continued

What Is the Best Time of Year to Visit Ouray?

Even in the winter, Ouray is a wonderful destination to visit. In fact, you’d be astonished at how much there is to do in Ouray year-round, regardless of the season. This “Little Switzerland” is best visited between mid-July and September. The 4th of July is a big deal, and the snow usually lasts until the…Continued

Ridgway Concert Series Provides Free Live Music All Month Long

Every Thursday in July, the free Ridgway Concert Series will be hosted at Hartwell Park. The concerts feature a range of high-quality national bands, with local and regional acts serving as openers. The music is a terrific mix of bluegrass, folk, funk, swing, country, alt-country, jazz, and their own spin on those elements. The bands…Continued

Yonder Mountain String Band Kicks Off Ouray’s 4th of July Celebrations

Come celebrate the Fourth of July with Colorado’s own Yonder Mountain String Band and support the Ouray Volunteer Fire Department, which is once again proudly partnering with the Ouray Mountain Air Music Series. There are no seat choices and general admission applies to all tickets. You can buy food, drinks, beer, wine, spirits, and renowned…Continued

Start Your Fourth of July Celebrations with Ourayce

If you haven’t made plans for the Fourth of July yet, we have a fun idea for those of you who want to stay active. The 39th annual OURAYCE 10K will be held in Ouray, Colorado on July 4th, 2022. The race begins at 8 a.m., with registration beginning at 7 a.m. in front of…Continued

Participate in the 14th Annual Ridgway River Festival

Ridgway River Festival (RiverFest) is a family-friendly celebration of the Uncompahgre River and surrounding community, featuring river races of all ages, live music, local food and drink, children’s activities, and watershed educational and cultural programs. “Junk of the Unc” is the day’s highlight, a race in which a boat built of scrap materials is steered…Continued

Get Ready for the 49th Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival!

The 49th annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival is a fantastic way to start the summer season in Colorado.  Attendees will have a memorable 4-day camping experience under the stars, with a diverse range of performers from all genres. This year’s music-filled festival will take place in the historic mountain town of Telluride from June 16th to…Continued