Holiday Craft Sale

Holiday Craft Sale

The Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center Holiday Craft Sale will be held on Friday, Nov. 30, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. in the hospital’s second-floor conference rooms, 1000 Rush Dr., Salida.Baked goods, jewelry, spa products, home decor and other items handcrafted...
The View Cafe & Gifts Holiday Open House

The View Cafe & Gifts Holiday Open House

The View Cafe & Gifts Annual Holiday Open House Friday November 30, 2018 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Located in The Best Western Vista Inn at 733 N. US Highway 24 in Buena Vista Join us for a fun day of food tastings, wine, music, special offers and...
4,000 SQ FT Commercial Building For Sale

4,000 SQ FT Commercial Building For Sale

Opportunity is knocking with this spacious metal building boasting a great location and an abundance of parking.105 Barnwood Drive, Buena Vista.$449,000.Front 1,000 sq ft for retail display, office or reception area.3,000 sq ft warehouse, storage and production...
Custom Mountain Home – $799,000

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...
In Town Commercial Property – $249,000

In Town Commercial Property – $249,000

Immediate Possesion! This property offers a very nice 1,200 sq.ft. commercial building. Fully remodeled. Great location located just west off Hwy 24. Very convenient business location within walking distance to City Market, town park, K’s, our public library and...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

Showing at the Comanche for 2 weekends:November 23rd, 24th, & 25thNovember 30th, December 1st & 2ndTHE GRINCH2018 Animated Family Comedy   Rated PG  A grumpy Grinch plots to ruin Christmas for the village of Whoville.Come out and enjoy this Great...
Looking for Co-Founder/Business Partner

Looking for Co-Founder/Business Partner

 I am looking for a sales & marketing co-founder/business partner for my business. If you are interested or know someone else who would be please contact Michael at 888.550.1777. They can work remotely, so they do not need to live in the area. Here are the...
December Business After Hours

December Business After Hours

Come join us for Business After Hours from 5-7pm on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13th.  This month is hosted by Glacier-Collegiate Peaks Bank. Come network and socialize with the community and your fellow Chamber members. For Chamber members and invited guests.  Ask to be...
Custom Mountain Home – $525,000

Custom Mountain Home – $525,000

Beautiful minimaly used custom home with lots of character and amazing kitchen for entertaining. Stunning views out your great room & kitchen nook of Mt. Princeton, all the Collegiate Peaks & valley below. Lg. open kitchen/great room with tile surround...
New Tile Offerings at Rock Run Gallery

New Tile Offerings at Rock Run Gallery

New Tile Offerings at Rock Run Gallery(20% off tiles and framed tiles Nov. 23-Dec 2 and 10% off tile furniture. You must call 719-966-5185 or come in during the sale to get the discount) We are fortunate at Rock Run to have a fine craftsman, Steve Zabel, to make...
Animal Feed Bag Totes

Animal Feed Bag Totes

Please spread the word to any individuals or groups who may be able to donate feed bags to be up-cycled. Folks can drop them at our office at RE/MAX (the one on Highway 24 in BV).  Contributions of lightly used reusable bags continue to be needed at our...
Chaffee Green Update

Chaffee Green Update

Chaffee Green, a new eco-friendly group of action-oriented volunteers, recently met on November 7 at the Poncha Springs Town Hall to collaborate on ideas and rally together to spread the message of sustainability to businesses, individuals and schools throughout...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche Drive In will remain open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.   Movies will show even as the weather turns colder.  We even ran in the snow on Sunday.   Thanks to those brave souls who came out and joined us!! Bundle up, bring your ‘blankies’ and we’ll have...
Charming Mountain Cabin – $324,000

Charming Mountain Cabin – $324,000

Super Cute Cabin that borders BLM on 2 sides. Wild Life Meadow on the East side of property. This is a great get-a-way cabin with lots of charm. Large wood burning fireplace, wood floors throughout, 3 sleeping areas, vaulted ceiling and 2nd level loft. Metal roof...
NEW! Chaffee Resources Health and Wellness Website

NEW! Chaffee Resources Health and Wellness Website

NEW!Chaffee Resources Health and Wellness Websitewww.chaffeeresources.com.Your one-stop hub for Chaffee County’s Health and Wellness Services.Highlights of new website-1. Event Calendar – View and post events2. Educational Link Page – Access to...
Showing the animated movie – The Star on Dec. 1

Showing the animated movie – The Star on Dec. 1

Free Animated Movie for Buena Vista Christmas Opening. Saturday, December 1.  2 Showings!  Movie is 73 minutes. Childcare will be provided.  Show Times: 11-12:15 and 3:15-4:30.  Come early – seating is limited.. Showings are at The Watershed, 410 East Main...
Fair Isle Gift Bag Class

Fair Isle Gift Bag Class

Serendipity Yarn & Gifts presents Fair Isle Gift Bag Class   This little bag 8″ x 6″ makes the perfect gift alone or filled with soaps, cookies, or notions. If you’re new to Fair Isle knitting this is the perfect beginner project. Pick some left...
Custom Mountain Home – $799,000

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...
Wonderful Mountain Home – 15 minutes fromTown!

Wonderful Mountain Home – 15 minutes fromTown!

This nicely kept mountain home is a perfect match for someone looking for space in the Colorado Mountains. Home offers space and is situated on 8.5 fenced acres with trees, pasture, along with rolling hills.  Only one minute from Hwy 24 and about 15 minutes away from...
2019 Buena Vista and Chaffee County Map Advertising

2019 Buena Vista and Chaffee County Map Advertising

2019 Buena Vista and Chaffee County Map CONTACT US TODAY IF INTERESTED IN ADVERTISING – DEADLINE IS MONDAY 11/10 office@bueanvistacolorado.org 719-395-6612 The Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center has partnered with Town Square Publication to...
Thanksgiving Holiday – Open House

Thanksgiving Holiday – Open House

Join BV City Market Grocery Store for a Thanksgiving Holiday Open House! Saturday, November 10th 12:00pm – 5:00pm Delicious samples throughout the store. Recipes, party planning and gift ideas Custom center pieces and Holiday decor ideas PLUS – 11/8-11/10...
Concert – Walden Chamber Music Society

Concert – Walden Chamber Music Society

Walden Chamber Music Society After-Thanksgiving Concert at the Salida SteamPlant, Sunday November 25th, 3:00pm This concert is generously underwritten by Dr Gibb at Our Town Medical, and High Country Bank (Scott Eurchel). On Sunday, November 25th, Walden Chamber Music...
Veteran’s Day 2018

Veteran’s Day 2018

Buena Vista High School would like to honor our Veteran's. There are two different opportunities available.1. We would love for you to come and share with our students on Monday, November 12th from 11:35-12:10 if you are interested. We believe you have much...
FREE – Community Thanksgiving Dinner

FREE – Community Thanksgiving Dinner

St. Rose of Lima presents FREE Community Thanksgiving Dinner.All are welcome – All you can eat!No reservations neededCall 719-395-8424 before November 19th and tell us your favorite pie!St, Rose of Lima Parish HallThursday, November 22nd12:00pm – 2:00pm118...
Toys for Tots 2018!

Toys for Tots 2018!

Toys for Tots 2018!Would you like to be part of Toys for Tots in Buena Vista this year? They would LOVE your help!FAQ1. Who is organizing Toys for Tots?The Buena Vista High School Student Council coordinates Toys for Tots for the community. They will communicate with...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche Drive In will remain open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.   Movies will show even as the weather turns colder.   We’re calling it “The New Winter Sport”!!   Bundle up, bring your ‘blankies’ and we’ll have plenty of hot drinks, popcorn,...
BV Community Acupuncture Pop-Up

BV Community Acupuncture Pop-Up

NOVEMBER 1712PM – 4PMBV COMMUNITY ACUPUNCTURE POP-UPCome relax, reset and refresh in a Community Acupuncture Pop Up at Watershed BV! Community style acupuncture aims to bring the incredible health benefits of Chinese medicine at an accessible price to...
Stunning Home in the Ranch – $488,000

Stunning Home in the Ranch – $488,000

Beautiful Southwestern style home located just off Hwy. 285.  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. Very nice...
59 Acre Ranch for Sale in Nathrop

59 Acre Ranch for Sale in Nathrop

19800 County Road 281, Nathrop, CO  Fenced 59 +/- acre country ranch with seasonal irrigation ditch (no water rights), sub-irrigated pasture and high dessert pasture land for livestock, riding and grazing. Custom-built 2 bedroom 2 bathroom home. • 2,072 square foot...
Recently Remodeled Home for Sale in Buena Vista

Recently Remodeled Home for Sale in Buena Vista

Each large room has its own bathroom and large closet space in this 4 bedroom, 5 bath, 3,487 square foot home. • 0.3 acres • Granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances • 2 rock fireplaces with hand-hewn mantles • Vaulted tongue and groove ceilings • Stunning...
Collegiate Peaks Chorale Concerts

Collegiate Peaks Chorale Concerts

Collegiate Peaks Chorale presents “A Journey to Christmas” Friday, November 30th 7:00pm Mountain Heights Baptist Church 28390 CR 317, Buena Vista Sunday, December 2nd 3:00pm First Presbysterian Church 7 Poncha Blvd., Salida Join us on a musical journey to...
November Business After Hours

November Business After Hours

Come join us for Business After Hours from 5:00-7:00pm.  This month is hosted by Vulcan Art Glass Studio.33109 CR 361Buena VistaCome network and socialize with the community and your fellow Chamber members.Open to the public! Come one, come all!Cost is $7, enjoy...
GARNA Photo Products on Sale Now

GARNA Photo Products on Sale Now

GARNA 2018 photo products on sale now through November 2nd! Products are available from GARNA’s 5th Annual Photo Product Fundraiser including notecards, collage mugs, a 2019 calendar and canvas and metal prints.  New this year, any photo can be used...
Skill Works: Date Informed Hiring & Retention

Skill Works: Date Informed Hiring & Retention

Having trouble filling your open positions? Come to this workshop! Tuesday, November 3rd 9:00am – 3:00pm Mt. Princeton Hot Springs 15870 CR 162, Nathrop Skill Works can help you decrease time to hire by up to 25% and engage the right talent to achieve a 22% more...
Vendors Needed for Xmas Craft Fair

Vendors Needed for Xmas Craft Fair

The BV Town Wide Christmas Opening Event is featuring for the first time a craft fair! This event is sponsored by the Buena Vista Chamber & Visitor Center. To take place at The Loft on E. Main from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, December 1st. We are in need of...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche Drive In will remain open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays Movies will show even as the weather turns colder Bundle up, bring your ‘blankies’ and we’ll have plenty of hot drinks, popcorn, and treats Hopes are to show new films well into the fall,  maybe...
Rocky Mountain Christmas Fair

Rocky Mountain Christmas Fair

Saturday, November 17th 9:00am to 3:00pm Buena Vista High School Gymnasium 559 S Railroad St., Buena Vista Over 55 Vendors – Various handmade crafts, jewelry, soaps, clothes and more! Special Guest Appearance – SANTA CLAUS! Sponsored by the XiMu Chamoer of...
Home for Sale on 25.90 Acres

Home for Sale on 25.90 Acres

Prepare to be delighted by this “must see” property adjoining the 07-Elk Bench Corridor. CLICK HERE to View Photos and more Details Pinon Real Estate Group-Buena Vista Julie Kersting, Broker Owner, GRI 719-395-7840...
Snow Shadow Lodge for sale in Nathrop

Snow Shadow Lodge for sale in Nathrop

Expect nothing less than equisite attention to detail throughout this spectacular log home on 12.77 acres in Nathrop. CLICK HERE for photos and more details! Pinon Real Estate Group-Buena Vista Julie Kersting, Broker Owner, GRI 719-395-7840 cell...
Commercial Property – $249,00

Commercial Property – $249,00

Immediate Possession! This property offers a very nice 1,200 sq.ft. commercial building. Fully remodeled. Great location located just west off Hwy 24. Very convenient business location within walking distance to City Market, town park, K’s, our public library...
Custom Mountain Home – $825,000

Custom Mountain Home – $825,000

Stunning warm and cozy mountain home with 360 degree views of the Collegiate Peaks and valley. Built with Full ICF Construction being very energy efficient and also has solar panels. Great room has large rock wood burning fireplace, hickory hardwood flooring and...
Volunteers Needed for Kettle Bell Ringing Season

Volunteers Needed for Kettle Bell Ringing Season

Chaffee County Salvation Army Seeks Volunteers for Kettle Bell Ringing SeasonAn informational planning meeting for the Salvation Army kettle bell ringing season will be held Friday, November 2nd at 9:00 am at the Touber Building. Individual volunteers and...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche will remain open, showing new movies on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.  We will run even if the weather is bad so bundle up and come out and enjoy some great new movies in 4K digital clarity.  Concessions will be available with lots of hot drinks and...
Business Scary & Thrilling Moments Storytelling

Business Scary & Thrilling Moments Storytelling

Join Watershed BV for two upcoming Business Scary & Thrilling Moments Storytelling in Salida and Buena Vista this month!Buena Vista – Eddyline Restaurant @ South Main Owner and Eddyline Taproom & Brewery CEO, Brian England will touch on scary and...
SERVSAFE Food Protection Manager Certification Class

SERVSAFE Food Protection Manager Certification Class

SERVSAFE Food Protection Manager Certification Class Friday, November 16, 8:15AM-5 PMTenderfoot Room, Touber Building448 E. 1st St, Salida, CO 81201  Comprehensive ServSafe Training and Exam Course Book, 7th edition with answer sheet Eight hour...
Ski Areas Off the Beaten Path

Ski Areas Off the Beaten Path

As the Epic pass and Ikon pass grow — more and more resorts are joining their association. But while these passes might provide deals, they also draw large crowds which slow you down on the mountain. This season — if you want to ski off the beaten path to...
NEW – Monarch Mountain Tubing

NEW – Monarch Mountain Tubing

NEW – Monarch Mountain TubingFor the 2018-2019 season Monarch Mountain is creating a 450’ snow tubing hill in the area below the Ramble On and Little Mo runs. Ground clearing began in June with plans to open the tubing hill this coming season."Over...
Pa Paw Billy’s Halloween Party

Pa Paw Billy’s Halloween Party

Pa Paw Billy's BBQ​ is having a Halloween Party!Come check out their new game room & bar area.PLUS – they have a NEW MENU!NEW hoursMon. Tues. Thur. Sun. 12pm to 11pmFri. And Sat. 12pm to 1am.Weekly EventsDart Tournaments on Tuesdays at 7 pmPool...
Trapshoot Tournament

Trapshoot Tournament

Buena Vista Sportsman's Club is having a Trapshoot TournamentNovember 10th, 10am-2pm at the Buena Vista Sportsmans Club.Buddy backer rules, teams of 2 with $100 entry fee for clays, bbq lunch, prize entries.Email trapshootfundraiser@gmail.com to sign-up!From Buena...
Central Colorado Conservancy Annual Event

Central Colorado Conservancy Annual Event

Join the Central Colorado Conservancy for their annual event, full of food, drink, speakers, a silent auction, art show, and more.Robert Michael Pyle, a well-known writer, scholar and biologist, will be the keynote speaker.Also will be presenting their conservation...
Guidelines for End of Life Care

Guidelines for End of Life Care

Watershed Buena Vista presents for FREE join Judy Somers, Certified Senior Advisor, Dr. Amy Varble, Peace of Mind Medical Care, PC and Angie Magee, MSW Premier Home Health and Hospice for Taking Care & Giving Care, Guidelines for End of Life Care.Tuesdays in...
Artist Reception at HRRMC

Artist Reception at HRRMC

Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Care will host a reception on Monday, Nov. 5, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., for the four artists whose work is being featured in the hospital’s rotating art exhibits this year. The reception is open to the public and will be held...
Ginger House Bazaar

Ginger House Bazaar

Faith Lutheran Church is going to have a wonderful event to help us get ready for the Holidays. Hope to see you there!
Traces of the Trade: Stories from the Deep North

Traces of the Trade: Stories from the Deep North

Presented by Collegiate Peaks Forum Series & Congregational United Church of ChristTraces of the Trade: Stories from the Deep NorthFeature Film & DiscussionFilmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family...
Alpine Orchestra Concerts

Alpine Orchestra Concerts

The Alpine Orchestra is having a weekend full of music.FREE to attend – Donation SuggestedAs it begins its third decade, the Alpine Orchestra continues to strive for excellence in fulfilling its purpose of sharing the enjoyment of music with the community, and...
Witches Brew Halloween Party

Witches Brew Halloween Party

Witches Brew Halloween Party sponsored by Buena Vista Heritage.Come enjoy the music of BlueRecluse and Hors d'oeuvres from Liars Lodge. Costumes are encouraged, but not required. $10 pre-sale tickets, $15 at the door. Tickets available Here
92nd Annual Bazaar

92nd Annual Bazaar

92nd Annual bazaar Congregational United Church of Christ 217 Crossman Nov. 3, 2018 9:00 – 2:00 Lunch begins at 11:00   Raffle Items – tickets $1 each or 6 for $5.   “The Zen of Batik”  Handmade and all of batik   Other interests…..baked...
Tractor Pull & Hay Rack Ride

Tractor Pull & Hay Rack Ride

Come join Gunsmoke Travel Plaza for their tractor pull and hay rack ride event.Saturday & Sunday, October 27-28th1:00pm-4:30pm$5.00 per person – includes a hot dog, hot cocoa, and a tractor ride.FREE to watch Tractor PullHay Rack Rides are 1 hour long...
Bark or Biscuit Dog Costume Contest

Bark or Biscuit Dog Costume Contest

Dogs in costume get a photo and a treat. Best dog costume wins prizes! Saturday, October 27, 3-5 pm. at Gone to the Dogs, 300 E Main St., Buena Vista, 719-966-5445. No registration required. Sponsored by Gone to the Dogs and Pinon Real Estate – Buena...
Artist Reception @ BVPL

Artist Reception @ BVPL

Artist Reception Friday November 9th, from 4-6 at the BV Public Library.   Meet and Greet 3 local artists displaying in November: Photographer Leigh Holloway, Wood Sculptor Will Jansma, and Photographer Jim Greene.  Refreshments will be served.
The Healing Power of Stillness

The Healing Power of Stillness

How do we find a deep, settled sense of stillness? FREE Sponosored by the First Church of Christ Scientist Buena Vista Thursday, November 1st at 7:00pm Buena Vista High School Library 559 S Railroad St.
UAS Club Celebrates First Anniversary

UAS Club Celebrates First Anniversary

The Central Colorado UAS Club is celebrating its first year anniversary this week, Club President Taylor Albrecht announced today. “Our inaugural meeting was last October 21 and since then we have enjoyed great membership growth, extraordinary community support and...
New Year & New Activities with BV Rec!

New Year & New Activities with BV Rec!

With the New Year comes lots of New Years Resolutions and BV Rec has been working hard to bring you lots of options to help you keep those resolutions in regards to recreation, fitness and leisure.  Whether you are a youth, teen, adult, or senior there are many...
Colorado Autumn Splendor at its Highest Peaks

Colorado Autumn Splendor at its Highest Peaks

“The Mountains are calling and I must go,” John Muir’s famous quote certainly evokes the feeling one gets as the autumn colors begin to appear in our breathtaking valley.  Nature’s magnetism draws us to seek and find a connection that goes far deeper than our...
Celebrating the 4th of July as it Was Meant to Be

Celebrating the 4th of July as it Was Meant to Be

Days Gone By . . . Celebrating the 4th of July as it Was Meant to Be I grew up in Downers Grove, Illinois on Grove Street.  We had a large park and an amphitheater across the street from our house. Downtown was just a block down the road.  I have such fond memories of...
A New Colorado Love Affair!

A New Colorado Love Affair!

If you live in Colorado most likely you have a love for nature, inspired by our majestic high mountain peaks, soothing streams and rivers, and endless opportunities to indulge in new adventures.  As Coloradans, and those who visit our awe-inspiring state, we have come...
It’s Time for the Holidays!

It’s Time for the Holidays!

The beginning of November can be a bit overwhelming. There are candy hangovers from Halloween, planning for Thanksgiving, then it’s Christmas, and then New Year’s! Whew! And then there’s shopping.But this part can be relaxing! And we challenge you to enjoy all aspects...
Christmas Opening

Christmas Opening

Enjoy an old-time holiday season in your favorite town this December! The annual Christmas Opening takes place the first Saturday in December. This year we will be routing both parades through East Main and South Main. Santa will be in session at a new location this...
Historic ATV Color Tour Recap

Historic ATV Color Tour Recap

We had a load of fun with this year’s Annual Historic ATV Color Tour. Participants from around the country come to this off-road rally and mountain festival to visit the area’s old mining sites and ghost towns on self-guided OHV tours. Everyone had fun from the time...
High Elevation and Hydration

High Elevation and Hydration

WATER! Drink more water! If you visit any high elevation town, chances are good that someone has recommended drinking more water, especially if you’re complaining of being tired or having a slight headache. On an average day, we hear about drinking water all the time,...
Scenic Drives – The Collegiate Peaks Byway

Scenic Drives – The Collegiate Peaks Byway

Buena Vista, Colorado is known for its amazing hikes, white-water adventures, and a growing arts community. Some-days, you want to get out of town for a while and a drive can be what you need.Salida to Buena VistaLuckily, we’re home to the scenic Collegiate Peaks...
New Member Perks at www.buenavistacolorado.org

New Member Perks at www.buenavistacolorado.org

We are proud to announce the launch of our new website for the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center at www.buenavistacolorado.org! The site is packed with features to attract visitors to the Buena Vista area and connect residents and visitors alike with...
Discover the Arts in Buena Vista

Discover the Arts in Buena Vista

Buena Vista is quickly becoming known for it’s creative endeavors.Music is at the forefront as local bars and the town itself is embracing live bands. Fridays and Saturdays host a variety of bands, playing everything from Americana to blues to country, and rock...