September 2018 Newsletter

September 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Whew what a busy season we have all been experiencing!  We have heard from many of you that all sorts of sales records have been obtained this summer.  Gold Rush Days and Seven Peaks Festival details are below.  BV is...
August 2018 Newsletter

August 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Gold Rush Days are finally here! We have been working hard all year to bring a fantastic 38th annual festival for our town filled with activities for all ages. The Chamber & Visitor Center continues to be busy...
July 2018 Newsletter

July 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Happy 4th of July! We are excited to be putting on and organizing the July 4th Parade and Art in the Park. We have been very busy helping the large amount of visitors who stop into our location. Our busiest day saw 87...
June 2018 Newsletter

June 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Summer is here! Hope you all had a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend. The Chamber & Visitor Center has been busy with daily assistance of guests and getting our summer and fall events together: 4th of July and Art in...
May 2018 Newsletter

May 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Happy Spring!  Town is getting busier and Summer is just around the corner.  It’s been a mad dash here at the Chamber & Visitor Center finishing off the 2018 Visitor & Relocation Guide and getting our...
April 2018 Newsletter

April 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, We want to wish you all a happy spring!  Summer will surely be here before we know it.  Here at the Chamber & Visitor Center we made it through the BV Bash, are finishing up the 2018 Visitor & Relocation Guide...
March 2018 Newsletter

March 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Here we are on the eve of spring and it doesn’t even feel like we’ve had much of a winter yet!  We hope you have all had a productive winter season.  We’ve stayed busy with 8 More New Members, working...
February 2018 Newsletter

February 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, As the mild winter teases us we hope this newsletter finds you happy and healthy. Here at the BV Chamber & Visitor Center we’ve started 2018 with a bang!  We have been diligently working on improving the 2018...
January 2018 Newsletter

January 2018 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Happy New Year!  We hope you all had a happy and healthy holiday season!  Our hearts are filled with gratitude for all the love and support we receive from this wonderful community we call home.  With the new year come...
December 2017 Newsletter

December 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, It has been a whirlwind of a month!  We made it through our biggest Christmas Opening ever thanks to a lot of help from over 70 different participating businesses, groups, and non-profits!  With a light dusting of snow...
November 2017 Newsletter

November 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, The leaves have dropped, the nights are longer and the snowflakes are beginning to fall.  We hope this finds you all happy and healthy as we prepare for what we hope will be a festive holiday season.  Here at the...
October 2017 Newsletter

October 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, We hope you all have been enjoying the radiant colors of our beautiful fall in the mountains.  The days are cooling, the leaves are beginning to drop, and winter is just around the corner.  At the Chamber we’re...
September 2017 Newsletter

September 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR  Hello Chamber Members, The summer has flown by and we feel the nip of fall in the air. We hope you had a busy, successful summer season.  The Chamber is proud to promote Buena Vista and drive traffic to our Chamber member businesses by...
August 2017 Newsletter

August 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR  Hello Chamber Members, The Chamber’s fiscal year began on July 1st and we are very excited about the upcoming year.  Our focus remains on our members, how we can best support you and foster economic growth within our community that...
July 2017 Newsletter

July 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members,   I have an Urgent Request for Help. Gold Rush Days, Buena Vista’s signature event, is August 12th and 13th. This is our biggest fundraiser and a huge event undertaking. We already have over 100 vendors attending along...
June 2017 Newsletter

June 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Hello Chamber Members, Summer has arrived in Buena Vista.  The Chamber, along with the town, is bustling with activity.  Our Visitor Center, totally managed and supported by the Chamber, welcomes and provides local business information to...
May 2017 Newsletter

May 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Greetings Chamber Members: The trees are just starting to bud but the town is already bustling with activity.  We believe this will be the best summer season ever for our local business.  Construction on Highway 24 continues to create...
April 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Happy Spring! The 2017 Visitor & Relocation Guide is in print and we expect delivery of the guide very soon.  We are so pleased with the quality, beauty, and informative nature of our guide.  We are excited to share it with you, visitors...
March 2017 Newsletter

March 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Greetings! The March 16th Business After Hours is open to the public.  Bring a friend or two and introduce them to the Chamber and other businesses.  This time only BAH will be $10.  It will be a special event with food, music and drawings...
February 2017 Newsletter

February 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR January brought a flurry of activity to the chambers team.  Planning  the many 2017 chamber sponsored events began in earnest.  We are always looking for ways to improve these events so that they better support the desires and needs of our...
January 2017 Newsletter

January 2017 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR Happy New Year! Jenny resigned in November to work in Salida and I hired Denise Morthole, formerly of VistaWorks.  I feel we have a great team and we are looking forward to the New Year. We are re-evaluating the Chamber sponsored events:  The...
December Newsletter

December Newsletter

Snowflakes in the air, music everywhere and we have now officially kicked off the holiday season in our beautiful valley!  Buena Vista’s Christmas Opening was Saturday, December 3rd   and we hope you attended and had a GREAT time!    Thank you all who gave time to...
November Newsletter

November Newsletter

We also want to congratulate Wayne Urbine for being our Citizen of the Year!  Wayne will be the Grand Marshal in the upcoming Equine Parade so be sure to come down and say hello.  After a fun filled summer and a surprisingly warm start to autumn we are now heading...
October Newsletter

October Newsletter

NEW BOARD MEMBERS We are pleased to introduce the following new chamber members who will serve 3 years: Luke Foster with Rocky Mountain Trail.com Jacob Mueller with The Midland Stop Cindie Swisher with Swisher Diesel Jerianna Pikul with Mount Princeton Hot Springs...
September Monthly Newsletter

September Monthly Newsletter

At this time of year businesses comment things must be slowing down here at the chamber.  Not true.  We just change gears. The ATV Historical Tour is September 21-24. The chamber took on the responsibility of this great shoulder season event so we wouldn’t lose it. We...
August Newsletter

August Newsletter

Gold Rush Days Gold Rush Days is August 13 & 14 and we’re expecting record crowds.  We sold out our vendor spaces and have a waiting list.  We’re proud to say this event has a reputation of being in one of the best venues in the area.  We’re encouraging all...
July Monthly Newsletter

July Monthly Newsletter

Open to the Public! $7.00 per person. 5:00pm – 7:30pmBring your business card and be entered into a drawing for a Mt. Princeton Spa Pass! Statistics on Web and Chamber Visitors: Registered Visitors: 536 Website: 45,574 Facebook: 3,578 Instagram: 1,704 Fun News:...
June 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM DIRECTOR: In the 23 years I have been here I can honestly tell you our visitor count has doubled and we just get busier each year.  With basically the same income we are doing radio and weekly email announcements once a week, trying to blog twice a week,...
May 2016 Monthly News

May 2016 Monthly News

Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce: May Newsletter WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW   Hi Friend,   Spring brings with it new life, growth and change.  Here at the Chamber we are experiencing all three. Check out our latest news and happenings: NEW MARKETING SPECIALIST Susan...