Current Weekly Announcements 

Cast Your Vote for the Best of BV 2018

Let us know your opinion Buena Vista and Chaffee County! Vote for your local favorites! We want to know what your favorite things are about Buena Vista! Let's honor those businesses, people, events and activities that make us happy. Vote for your favorites by filling...

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Children’s Science Festival

Sunday, December 23rd 2-4pm Salida Scout Hut 210 E. Sackett Ave. For kids ages 6-13. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Science demonstrations, followed by hot chocolate and cookies.    

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ARE YOU READY TO RIDE INTO 2019?

The Denver Post Community Foundation Bike Tours are very excited about the upcoming season and we wanted to share some of the news with you! Please grab your calendar so you can save the dates and start your training! RIDE THE ROCKIES PEDAL THE PLAINS Tour Dates for...

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20% Off Rafting & Aerial Park Gift Certificates!

Are you still looking for that perfect gift for Christmas?  Noah's Ark Whitewater Rafting & Adventure Co. Take advantage of 20% off Gift Certificates.Call by December 20th for this limited time offer. Snow is falling and the 2019 outlook is great for rafting. ...

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2 & 3 bedroom rental apartments!

Start the new year living in  2  & 3 bedroom apartments Extra room, space for office, grandkids, hobby, crafts! $828 & $956 includes water, sewer, trash, fitness,  business computer center,  820 sf & 1120 sf Close to schools, shopping, river, trails, Main...

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Great Home for Less Maintenance!

For those interested in living virtually maintenance free…there is a beautiful home situated in a quiet gated community, offering spectacular mountain views of the Collegiate Peaks Range.  The living room has vaulted ceilings and is designed to have an open floor plan...

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Ute Country News’ January deadline

What’s new for the New Year 2019?  Let the Ute Country News help get your word out.  It’s easy, just send us your information by next Friday, December 21 for our January 2019 issue.  Feel free to give us a call to see if your piece of interest fits 719-686-7393 or...

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Rustic Woods – 12 Days of Christmas Sale

    Starting December 12th, a different item is on sale each day! See below for all the items on sale through our 12 Days of Christmas event. Great deals to finish your gift-giving shopping list! Daily sales will also be posted on our Facebook page  ...

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Envision Chaffee County Grant Funding Awarded

  $147K in grant funding awarded! New grant awards announced in recent months support 3 Envision programs to reduce wildfire danger, balance growth in recreation and support rural landscapes. Funds advance programs under the Healthy Forests & Balanced Recreation...

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Ski Cooper Mountain Top Yurt Dinners

Take a snowcat ride to the top of Cooper for a delicious gourmet meal at the Ridgeview Cafe. Your meal will be a pairing of locally sourced ingredients and local wines served in a cozy yurt. Choose between Salmon, New York Strip or Stuffed Portabella Mushroom for your...

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Salida Holiday Festival

Join us for a fun night of community and camaraderie before Christmas. Community Caroling with the Noteables and You Got Male • Santa • Shopping • Free Soup • Marshmallow Roasting Hot Chocolate • Family Movie • Sleigh Rides and more!!! Enjoy Holiday goodies at many...

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Perfect Gift – Gone to the Dogs Gift Certificate

Not Sure What to Buy the Pet Parents in Your Life? How About a Gone to the Dogs Gift Certificate? Gift Certificates can be purchased for a spa service: Full Grooming Pawdicures DesheddingOr for anything their fur baby desires: Toys & Treats ...

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True Mountain Living on a 35-acre Horse Property

Located only 10 minutes from Buena Vista at the base of Mount Columbia. Ride or hike to National Forest, Collegiate Peaks Wilderness and the Colorado Trail. • Vaulted ceilings in every room. • Two story stone hearth with direct-vent propane fireplace. • Garden level...

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Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort Punch Pass Sale

Punch Pass Sale - December 20th from 4:00pm - 7:00pm You can purchase your discounted punch pass at - Salida Community Center 305 F St. Salida Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort Front Desk 15870 Co Rd 162 Nathrop No phone sales - Must be bought in person Punch passes...

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Custom Mountain Home – $799,000

Stunning warm and cozy mountain home with 360 degree views of the Collegiate Peaks and valley. Home was finished in 2015 so near new, built with Full ICF Construction being very energy efficient and also has solar panels. Great room has large rock wood burning...

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Stunning Home in the Ranch – $488,000

Beautiful Southwestern style home located just off Hwy. 285 about 1 off. Very warm cozy feeling home with covered entry. Large eat-in kitchen, plus dining room with large bay window. Great room offers hardwood flooring, gas stove and french doors out to the back yard....

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New Year’s Eve at Monarch Mountain

Ski in the New Year with Monarch’s 37th Annual Torchlight Parade and Fireworks Show. After a day on the slopes enjoy live music by Roundhouse Assembly, an inspiring Torch Light Ski Down, and the most incredible Fireworks Show this side of the continental divide! There...

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Santa Skis Monarch Mountain

Enjoy Christmas Eve skiing and snowboarding with Santa at Monarch Mountain. Bring the little ones up to catch Santa skiing on green runs, in the base area, and at the Children’s Center for pictures, candy canes and Monarch stickers. Image makers will be on hand to...

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Jumpin’ Good Goat Dairy Holiday gifts

Jumpin' Good Goat Dairy makes the perfect Holiday gift! Shop on their Online Store Today! Cheeses, collections, merchandise & provisions https://www.jumpingoodgoats.com/shop Jumpin' Good Goat Dairy was originally founded by Dawn Jump in 2002. Her dream was to...

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Montessori Parenting Course

Join Mountain Mandala Montessori and 40+ year Montessorian - and local - Sonnie McFarland for an 8-sesson Montessori Parenting Course! Sonnie and her late husband Jim wrote the award-winning book, Montessori Parenting: Unveiling the Authentic Self. Integrating the...

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LIVE: Trout Steak Revival

Surf Hotel presents Trout Steak Revival in their Ivy Ballroom. Friday, December 28 8:00pm - 11:00pm Surf Hotel 1012 Front Loop, Buena Vista, CO 81211 An Evening Of Americana, Folk, Colorado Bluegrass in the Ivy Ballroom at the Surf Hotel. This emerging boutique...

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Events this Week 

December 19, 2018

Date/Time Event
12/19/2018
8:00 am
Men's Coffee & Conversation

Creekside Gathering Place, Buena Vista CO
12/19/2018
8:00 am - 9:00 am
PiYo with Debbie Gaulter

Buena Vista Community Center, Buena Vista
12/19/2018
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Baby Sign Language

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
12/19/2018
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Trap Shoot

Buena Vista Sportman’s Clubhouse, Buena Vista CO
12/19/2018
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Puppy Classes

Gone to the Dogs Salida, Salida CO
12/19/2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Reading to Rover

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
12/19/2018
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Montessori Parenting Course

Watershed, Buena Vista CO
12/19/2018
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Chamber Board Meeting

Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce, Buena Vista CO

December 20, 2018

Date/Time Event
12/20/2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Serendipity Yarn & Gifts: Spinning Group

Serendipity Yarn & Gifts, Buena Vista CO
12/20/2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Little Yogis

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
12/20/2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bridge Club

Community Center, Buena Vista CO
12/20/2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Salida Holiday Fest

Salida, Salida CO

December 21, 2018

Date/Time Event
12/21/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Story Time

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
12/21/2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monarch Mountain - Ski with a Naturalist

Monarch Mountain, Monarch CO
12/21/2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
BV HOPE Monthly Meeting

Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce, Buena Vista CO
12/21/2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Tai Chi Class

Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center, Buena Vista CO
12/21/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
American Legion Bingo

American Legion Post 55, Buena Vista CO

December 22, 2018

Date/Time Event
12/22/2018
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Community Dog Walk

Gone to the Dogs, Buena Vista CO
12/22/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meditation

Buena Vista Public Library, Buena Vista CO
12/22/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Serendipity Yarn & Gifts: Knotty Knitters

Serendipity Yarn & Gifts, Buena Vista CO
12/22/2018
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Trap Shoot

Buena Vista Sportman’s Clubhouse, Buena Vista CO
12/22/2018
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Puppy Classes

Gone to the Dogs Salida, Salida CO
12/22/2018
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Serendipity Yarn & Gifts: Spinning Group

Serendipity Yarn & Gifts, Buena Vista CO

December 23, 2018

Date/Time Event
12/23/2018
10:00 am - 11:30 am
CUCC Worship & Children's Church

Congregational United Church of Christ, Buena Vista CO

December 24, 2018

Date/Time Event
12/24/2018
All Day
Santa Skis Monarch Mountain

Monarch Mountain, Monarch CO
12/24/2018
8:00 am - 9:00 am
PiYo with Debbie Gaulter

Buena Vista Community Center, Buena Vista
12/24/2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday Morning Art

Community Center, Buena Vista CO
12/24/2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Monday Movement - Qigong

Buena Vista Library, Buena Vista Colorado

December 25, 2018

Date/Time Event
12/25/2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Tai Chi Class

Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center, Buena Vista CO
12/25/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Boy Scouts Troop 67 Meeting

Congregational United Church of Christ, Buena Vista CO

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