Current Weekly Announcements 

Business After Hours at Collegiate Peaks Bank

Business After Hours at Collegiate Peaks Bank

Come join us December 19th at Business After Hours at Collegiate Peaks Bank!  Everyone is welcome.  $7 CASH at the door.   105 Centennial Plaza in BV   Amazing door prizes you don't want to miss!! $50 Gift Certificate to Eddyline Brewery $50 Gift Certificate to...

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First Colorado Land Office – Buena Vista  ~Holiday Open House~

First Colorado Land Office – Buena Vista ~Holiday Open House~

PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR Holiday Open House HOST                First Colorado Land Office, Buena Vista   WHEN             Thursday, December 12 from 4 - 7 PM   WHERE           First Colorado Land Office                         306 East Main Street                      ...

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The View Cafe & Gifts Holiday Open House

The View Cafe & Gifts Holiday Open House

Please join us for a day full of Holiday Cheer! We will have a fall fashion preview, music performed by some of our local musicians, food tastings, give-aways and, of course, wine to enjoy as you shop our great selection of gifts.

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Salida Stove & Spa

Salida Stove & Spa

Join us for a Holiday Open House we now have a large variety of Gift/Decor items. We will have Hot Cocoa, Apple Cider, and treats to enjoy while shopping! 4H will also be joining us for gift wrapping and a bake sale! Come check out the great deals will have going on!...

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December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAM   Greetings Chamber Members and Chamber Fans, We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!  The holiday season has started, have you started your Christmas shopping?  Remember to check out our Member Spotlights and Shop Local!  We have...

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FREE Grateful Friday Power Yoga

FREE Grateful Friday Power Yoga

 ~ FREE ~ Grateful Friday Power Yoga Class Nov. 29th at 10am  sign up here Empower Yoga is hosting this free class dedicated to gratitude. Dive into what's possible when you practice gratitude on and off your yoga mat. All levels welcome. PLUS, give yourself or...

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An Evening of Inquiry

An Evening of Inquiry

Emower Yoga Presents  ~An Evening Of Inquiry~ December 8th, 2pm- 5pm  This 3 hour event will take you beyond the physical (asana) of yoga and into inquiry (niyama) with Landmark Worldwide.  You will be introduced to Landmark programs, while working on a part of your...

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Mala Making Workshop

Mala Making Workshop

Mala Making Workshop Dec.14th at 1pm  Join the talented mala artist, Elizabeth Bossert, in this special make-your-own mala workshop. These hand made necklaces also make for a great personalized holiday gift for a loved one!  Discover the meaning behind malas here Cost...

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Christmas Open House

Christmas Open House

Please join us for a Christmas Open House on Friday, December 13.  We will offer delicious refreshments,  door prizes, holiday specials, extended shopping hours and FREE gift wrapping!  We will be open 10:00 am - 8:00 pm so you will have plenty of time to get your...

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Christmas Story Hour

Christmas Story Hour

Please bring your children and join us each Saturday leading up to Christmas to enjoy the reading of a Special Christmas Book. Free Hot Chocolate for the Kids!

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Business After Hours Held at the Surf Hotel

Business After Hours Held at the Surf Hotel

Business After Hours November 21, 2019  5:00pm-7:00pm Sponsored & Held by the Surf Hotel (1012 Front Loop, BV). Join us for Business After Hours and meet with friends and colleagues.  Everyone is welcome to attend!! $10.00 CASH at the door!  

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BV eBike Rentals has E – Gift Cards Available!

BV eBike Rentals has E – Gift Cards Available!

If you are trying to find something new and different for your loved ones this year a gift card for an eBike rental from BV eBike Rentals is the perfect gift! You can order an electronic gift card online at www.bvebikerentals.com under the rentals section. The...

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Art Under the Cupola

Art Under the Cupola

Chaffee Arts presents Art Under the Cupola  At the Heritage Museum in the Court Room When:  Small Business Saturday, November 30th from 10am -4pm with a reception from 4pm -6 pm            AND  Christmas Opening/Chocolate Walk Dec. 7 from 10 am - 4pm 16 artists will...

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Nov. 20 – FREE Training Social Media for Business

Nov. 20 – FREE Training Social Media for Business

Training Details: Learn how to create effective social media campaigns. This class is dedicated to educating small businesses, and nonprofit organizations on how to achieve success through utilizing social media marketing tools. Learn why and how these tools can help...

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Book feature of the week

Book feature of the week

Queen’s Corgi: On Purpose, by David Michie Royal life from the viewpoint of a dog. Charming his way into the affections of the royal British household, Nelson the Corgi becomes companion to the Queen. Present at the Queen’s meetings with celebrities, philanthropists,...

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Help Wanted Rocky Mountain Lumber

Help Wanted Rocky Mountain Lumber

Help Wanted Rocky Mountain Lumber Rocky Mountain Lumber, a local lumber yard in Buena Vista-CO, is looking for experienced help for positions in our lumber yard   Retail Lumber Driver/Yard . Duties would include, but not be limited to: - Preparing orders for customer...

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AIARE Avalanche Rescue – BVMA

AIARE Avalanche Rescue – BVMA

AIARE Avalanche Rescue - Buena Vista Mountain Adventures COMPANION RESCUE Avalanche Rescue is a one day stand alone course that is intended to be retaken on a regular basis in order to keep abreast of best practices in rescue techniques and gear. New participants will...

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Snow and Ice Deposits

Snow and Ice Deposits

Buena Vista, CO Municipal Code  Sec. 7-14. - Snow or ice deposits. (a)  No person shall deposit or cause any snow or ice to be deposited on or against any fire hydrant or traffic signal control device or appurtenance; nor shall any person deposit or cause to be...

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Custom Home on Chalk Creek – $699,500

Custom Home on Chalk Creek – $699,500

Enjoy the Sites & Sounds of Chalk Creek.    Relax down at the dock each evening, watch the waters flow & look at the Majestic Mountain Views. This is a large parcel being 1.2 acres with large creek frontage. Enjoy the free passes to the Hot Springs Pool being...

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Newly Remodeled 3 Bed Home – Right in Town!

Newly Remodeled 3 Bed Home – Right in Town!

This home is conveniently located in-town close to the Historic Heritage Museum.  With immaculate & upgraded 3 bedrooms & full bath, it includes a welcoming living room connected to the dining room via an open floor plan.  The large kitchen has views &...

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Salida’s Next Last Waltz 2019

Salida’s Next Last Waltz 2019

Salida’s Next Last Waltz 2019 Featuring the Upper Arkansas River Valley’s Finest   Salida SteamPlant Wednesday, November 27 Doors @ 7:00 PM // Show @ 7:30 PM & Friday, November 29 Doors @ 7:30 PM // Show @ 8:15 PM   Ivy Ballroom at the Surf Hotel Saturday,...

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November 2019 Newsletter

November 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAM Greetings Chamber Members and Chamber Fans, November is here!  The holiday season is right around the corner.  Many of our chamber members are participating in Small Business Saturday on November 30th, so please keep them in mind while...

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Spacious home – $469,000

Spacious home – $469,000

What a find, just outside of Buena Vista! This spacious home sits on 2.07 acres, has lots of natural light from all the windows and wonderful views. Open great room type concept with an amazing kitchen- hickory cabinets, large island with storage, nice appliances, and...

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Welcome home – $517,000

Welcome home – $517,000

Welcome Home! This home has a wonderful open floor plan with high ceilings, and a great room concept. The Collegiate Peaks Mountain Views from the front of the home are stunning, and there are also great views of the 4 mile area from the back of the home! The large...

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Welcome to Windsong

Welcome to Windsong

Welcome to "Windsong" a STUNNING custom home nestled in the beautiful tall timber of Whispering Pines-southwest of Buena Vista. The thought & detail put into this home are simply amazing. As you enter through the gorgeous hickory door, you're welcomed into the...

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On Brown’s Creek – $775,000

Gorgeous, custom stucco/rock home on Brown's Creek. The home boasts of knotty alder cabinets, large walnut island, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, walnut hardwood floors, wood stove, media room, master suite with a master bath that includes double...

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Home on 48 acres – $995,000

Home on 48 acres – $995,000

This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of Colorado with a custom, gorgeous home sitting on more than 48 acres. From the wrap around deck, this home boasts of some of the best views in Chaffee County. Relax in the hot tub as the mountains take your breath away. The...

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Rustic Ranch Home – $865,000

Rustic Ranch Home – $865,000

Enjoy this beautiful Rustic Ranch home that sits on 40 acres accessible by paved roads. This property is fully fenced with a 4 stall barn and round pen for your horses and/or livestock. Relax and unwind on the wrap around porch taking in the spectacular views of Mt....

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New Price – Luxury Mountain Home $638,000

New Price – Luxury Mountain Home $638,000

Move In Ready! Fully remodeled w/ 2 Master Bedrooms & 2 spacious living areas w/quality workmanship. Must see to appreciate the amazing high end finishes. Slate tile, engineered hardwood, Restoration hardware lighting. Custom wood burning fireplace, open to...

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Beautiful modern custom home!

Beautiful modern custom home!

Beautiful modern custom home in historic St. Elmo! 3 bedroom and 2 three-quarter baths with an open floorpan and beautiful windows and huge front deck to take in all the splendor of the surrounding mountains. In the heart of recreational activities with all of the...

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Home with Great Views from Corner Lot

Home with Great Views from Corner Lot

This home is in a great location with mature trees & mountain views!   A rare "fixer upper" with work to be done mostly cosmetic - depending on your level of comfort.  The 1,452 sqft house is a 3 bedroom / 2 bathroom, one of each serving as the master suite.  The...

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Chamber members receive an Air Ambulance membership discount

Chamber members receive an Air Ambulance membership discount

Buena Vista Chamber members can sign up for a discounted Air Ambulance Membership @ www.AMCNRep.com/Cara-Reano and enter AMCN Coupon Code 10636-CO-BUS. In a medical emergency, every second counts, especially when transporting patients who are far from adequate medical...

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October 2019 Newsletter

October 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAMGreetings Chamber Members and Chamber Fans,October is here!  It’s the start of a new season and change is in the air.  Just as the weather is changing, we are changing how we present the monthly newsletter.  October’s Monthly Newsletter is...

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Mary Kale- RE/MAX Mountain Vista Properties

Mary Kale- RE/MAX Mountain Vista Properties

In Town Home - Great Investment Potential Charming In Town Home on gorgeous corner lot. Property includes 4 city lots, zoned Mixed Use. Beautiful yard with grass, mature trees & garden area. Ranch style home w/brick and wood siding exterior, covered front patio...

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Keepsake Snowflake Ornaments

Keepsake Snowflake Ornaments

The Buena Vista Beautification Advisory Board invites you to help GROW our Town Holiday Tree. The 14' tree erected in Optimist Park will rise to a majestic 17' tall this year with the addition of a three foot section purchased with funds raised. We are selling...

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Critical Business Survival Tools for Retailers- Nov. 20th

Critical Business Survival Tools for Retailers- Nov. 20th

Social Media Wednesday, November 20th 8:30-11:00am   FREE to business members!  Continental Breakfast provided. Buena Vista Community Center  715 E. Main Street  Buena Vista, CO 81211 Hosted by: Buena Vista Welcome Center & Chamber of Commerce, Colorado Small...

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Peaceful, Quiet, Secluded – $425,000

Peaceful, Quiet, Secluded – $425,000

257 ANTELOPE TRAIL, COTOPAXI Peaceful, Quiet, Secluded Cabin in the woods w/ magnificent views of the rolling hills covered in grassy meadows, ponderosa pine & aspen. The three quarter wrap around deck is a good place to relax & watch for the wildlife that...

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Highway Frontage – Commercial Property on 1.29 Acres

Highway Frontage – Commercial Property on 1.29 Acres

Incredible location on this 1.29 acres of highway commercial property.  Endless possibilities! The current building was last used as a gas station/liquor store yet it is a blank slate for your own dream business! Located just blocks away from the thriving Main Street...

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RE/MAX Mountain Vista Properties Listings

RE/MAX Mountain Vista Properties Listings

Great In Town Home - Walking Distance to Downtown Amazing 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bath home sitting on ¾ acre lot surrounded by beautiful mature trees.  Wonderful wood floors throughout, open light and bright and spacious upstairs master suite and bath.  The kitchen with...

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Collegiate Peaks Realty Real Estate Section

Collegiate Peaks Realty Real Estate Section

Hidden Valley Cabin - $469,000 274 COTTONWOOD CREEK ROAD, COALDALE Hidden Valley Cabin is surrounded by tall grass, huge up-close views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, year round Big Cottonwood Creek running across the back yard, minutes from the Arkansas River, 30...

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On Brown’s Creek – $695,000

On Brown’s Creek – $695,000

14199 COUNTY ROAD 261C, NATHROP SERENITY & PRIVACY! This wonderful creekside retreat has it all! Whether outside or inside the home with the windows open, enjoy the sound of Brown's Creek rushing by and the aspen leaves quaking. It is truly a magical, one of a...

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One-of-a-kind – $110,000

One-of-a-kind – $110,000

58417 RUNDLE AVENUE, MOFFAT One of a kind! Charming! Unique! Rustic! All describe this adorable home! The main level is open with lots of natural light. The bedroom is the loft with a pyramid skylight. Enjoy your coffee or wine while cooking out on the fire pit in the...

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New Custom Home on Nearly 3 Acres

New Custom Home on Nearly 3 Acres

Great attention to all the details in this DeFurio built custom 3 bed/2 bath home!   Coordination to colors & texture with the highly upgraded features & eye to details - stucco & stone exterior with architectural shingles, all the Anderson 400 windows....

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Come and Eat at the Little Engine Eatery

Come and Eat at the Little Engine Eatery

Come down and see us and get a yummy Chicago Dog!    Little Engine Eatery is a nonprofit eatery providing work experience and life skills to teens and adults with learning disabilities. We feature all-natural, humanely-raised food in a family-friendly environment....

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A complete guide to financing your business

A complete guide to financing your business

Finding the money to build (or buy) a business can seem tough. But there are masses of lenders and investors out there who want to pump cash into small business. The trick is in approaching the right people with the right pitch. This in-depth guide can help get you on...

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Health Savings Accounts

Health Savings Accounts

Part of planning for your financial future is making sure your medical expenses can be taken care of.  There are so many advantages to a Health Savings Account (HSA). Let us know if we can help with your medical financial future. Community Banks of Colorado 520  Hwy...

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Wheelin Wednesdays by BV eBike Rentals!

Wheelin Wednesdays by BV eBike Rentals!

Every Wednesday this summer, BV eBikes hosts a Wheelin Wednesday eBike ride. For those of you who are curious about Electric Bicycles, this is a great opportunity to try them out for a few hours with a guide who will teach you the ins and outs of E-Bikes. A different...

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Chaffee County Land Use Survey for Housing & More

Chaffee County Land Use Survey for Housing & More

The Chaffee County Offices of Public Health and Housing have been awarded a grant through the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment wherein we will work to move the County closer to realizing the following Envision Chaffee County goals:   - "Our...

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July 2019 Newsletter

July 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAMGreetings Chamber Members,We would like to thank you for your support for our closing June 2018/2019 fiscal year. Without you the Buena Vista Welcome Center & Chamber of Commerce would not exist. Whew what a month it has been preparing...

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June 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAMGreetings Chamber Members,We would like to thank you for your support for our closing June 2018/2019 fiscal year.  Without you, the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce and the Welcome Center would not exist. Noted below are the projects...

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May 2019 Newsletter

May 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAMHello Chamber Members,April at the Welcome Center & Chamber has been vigorous preparing for our summer season! Please help us highlight your business by reading the information below:Welcome Center: We are preparing our Welcome Center...

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April 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAMHello Chamber Members,Spring is in the air and it is sure to be an amazing summer on the Arkansas River with so much snow on our peaks!  We have been working on many projects.  Our website has a new interactive recreation map for all...

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March 2019 Newsletter

March 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAMHello Chamber Members, February has brought lots of new programs, events and projects to fruition.  Outlined below are this month's highlights.     2019 Visitor & Relocation Guide -  The new Guide is available on our website...

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February 2019 Newsletter

February 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAM Hello Chamber Members, Your new Chamber team and Board of Directors have been hard at work coordinating our first Town/Chamber joint venture event - with Buena Vista as the Host Town for Ride the Rockies on June 10th and 11th. On Feb. 4th...

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January 2019 Newsletter

January 2019 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAMHello Chamber Members, Happy New Year! Best wishes for you and your family. We are excited with the start of a New Year to continue our Restructuring. We thank those that came and participated during our Round Table Meetings and are taking...

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Building YOUR Brand. “What’s love got to do with it?”

Building YOUR Brand. “What’s love got to do with it?”

Building YOUR Brand. What’s love got to do with it? Love is Everything! First and foremost, if you love and have a true passion for your product or service most likely it will be well received and thriving.  A successful brand is about heart and sharing the love of one’s creation with others.  Share the principle, your fundamental truth(s), which served as the foundation of creating your brand. Share your truth on why your product(s) or services are worth your own personal self-sacrifice and why they impassioned you to bring your concepts to fruition. 

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A New Colorado Love Affair!

A New Colorado Love Affair!

Over the last decade a new outdoor recreational activity has evolved. It combines one’s love for technology and our smart phones with our love of nature. It is known as Geocaching and is embraced by one and all that have discovered it. Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache (container) hidden at that location.

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ATVing Around Buena Vista, Colorado

ATVing Around Buena Vista, Colorado

by Carl Bauer The Buena Vista area is chock full of ATV opportunities. There's the 4 Mile Area on the east side of the valley that is mostly high clearance 2WD roads, along with ATV trails and single track. This area is open nine to eleven months out of the year....

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August 31, 2019

Date/Time Event
08/31/2019 - 10/19/2019
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Foodshed Alliance Farmers Market Salida

Alpine Park, Salida CO

September 1, 2019

Date/Time Event
09/01/2019 - 10/06/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Foodshed Alliance Farmers Market - Buena Vista

South Main Town Square, Buena Vista CO

October 3, 2019

Date/Time Event
10/03/2019 - 10/04/2019
All Day
Locals Thursday

Souled Out T-Shirts, Buena Vista CO
10/03/2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
WIGGLES & GIGGLES @ BV Library

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
10/03/2019
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Serendipity Yarn & Gifts: Spinning Group

Serendipity Yarn & Gifts, Buena Vista CO
10/03/2019
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bridge Club

Community Center, Buena Vista CO

October 4, 2019

Date/Time Event
10/04/2019
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Story Time @ BV Library

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
10/04/2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
American Legion Bingo

American Legion Post 55, Buena Vista CO

October 5, 2019

Date/Time Event
10/05/2019
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Central Colorado UAS Club Meeting

Buena Vista Airport – Conference Room, Buena Vista CO
10/05/2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
At Arkansas Valley Digital Imaging we are thrilled to welcome David A Billesbach into our gallery!

Arkansas Valley Digital Imaging, Buena Vista CO

October 6, 2019

Date/Time Event
10/06/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Buena Vista Farmer's Market

South Main Town Square, Buena Vista CO
10/06/2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am
CUCC Worship & Children's Church

Congregational United Church of Christ, Buena Vista CO
10/06/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Foodshed Alliance Farmers Market - Buena Vista

Farmer’s Market, Buena Vista CO
10/06/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Magpie Burrito and Catering at Foodshed Alliance Farmers Market

South Main Town Square, Buena Vista CO

October 8, 2019

Date/Time Event
10/08/2019
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mini Monets @ BV Library

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
10/08/2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Webelos Pack 72 Meeting

Congregational United Church of Christ, Buena Vista CO
10/08/2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
BV Celtic & Old-time Music Jam

Creekside Gathering Place, Buena Vista CO

October 9, 2019

Date/Time Event
10/09/2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tunes & Tots @ BV Library

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
10/09/2019
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Reading to Rover @ BV Library

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
10/09/2019
7:00 pm
Open Mic at The Lariat

The Lariat, Buena Vista CO

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