Happenings at a Glance:

June 28, Pickaxe Project Workshop
June 28, Drum Circle with Mike Mazzella
June 28, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Classes
June 28, BV Supper Club
June 28, Concerts in the Park
June 28, Open Fellowship/Worship
June 29 – July 1, Rapids & Grass
June 29 – July 1, Comanche Drive In Theatre
June 29, Story Time
June 29, Adult Martial Arts
June 29, Mount Olivet Cemetery Tour
June 29, American Legion Bingo
June 29, Tabor Opera House: Michael Martin Murphey with Carin Mari
June 30, Mt. Mania Car Show
June 30 – July 1, Salida Arts Festival
June 30, Foodshed Alliance – Salida Farmers Market
June 30, Community Dog Walk
June 30, Homestead Days: Mountain Mania Car Show Comfort Station & Much More
June 30, Meditation
June 30, Puppy Classes
July 1, Foodshed Alliance – Buena Vista Farmers Market
July 1, Ark-Valley Humane Society Salida Facility Event
July 1, Tabor Opera House: 101st Army Band Dixie Land Band
July 2, Monday Movement–Qigong
July 2, Adult Martial Arts
July 2, BV Supper Club
July 3, Women’s Self-Led Workout Group
July 3, Book a Librarian
July 3, Perimenopausal Exercise Series
July 4, $1 day at Heritage Museum & The Depot
July 4, July 4th Celebration
July 4, BV Optimists Pancake Breakfast
July 4, Independence 5k
July 4, Men’s Coffee & Conversation
July 4, Free Patriotic Concert
July 4, Quilts of Valor Display
July 4, Patriotic Parade
July 4, Book a Librarian
July 4, Rotary Cookout
July 4, Free Kid’s Games
July 4, VFW BBQ
July 4, Puppy Classes
July 4, Free Patriotic Concert
July 4, Concert in the Park






Postcard Size – $1.00
Poster Size 10″x30″ – $9.99

Stop by the Buena Vista Chamber & Visitor Center today to purchase – 343 Highway 24/The old red & white church

New Classes Starting Soon! You must pre-register.

Trick Classes – CLICK HERE

Recall Class – CLICK HERE


Want to showcase your business? 
Have unique and fun arts and crafts to sell? 
We are accepting applications for vendors for all our spring and summer events for 2018! 
Interested in sponsoring an event?  Call the Chamber at 719-395-6612 for details on how to be involved!

July 4th Art in the Park–Wednesday, July 4th at McPhelemy Park
CLICK HERE for the Vendor Application!

Gold Rush Days–Saturday & Sunday, August 11-12th at McPhelemy Park
CLICK HERE for the Vendor Application!


Chaffee County Visitors Bureau COOP Photo Shoot

Please take moment to review this unique marketing opportunity made available to you by the Chaffee County Visitors Bureau. Local photographers were given the opportunity to contract for a COOP, and together we are passing on the savings to tourism related businesses in Chaffee County Colorado.
Please open the link to learn more. https://www.colorfulcolorado.com/photo/


AS OF 6/24/18

Just a reminder that all of Chaffee County is under Stage II Fire Restrictions. This includes all unincorporated lands in Chaffee County, including private property and state property. The U.S. Forest Service as well as the BLM lands are included as well as the towns of Buena Vista, Poncha Springs and the City of Salida.

Very little precipitation is predicted for the next several days over our region and high winds are expected today.

I wanted to remind all residents and visitors to our county to exercise extreme caution when enjoying our out of doors. Please exercise common sense when engaged in any activity as our high fire danger continues.

If you observe any activity that is in violation of our restrictions please contact the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office at 719-539-2596.


• Campfires, fire pits charcoal, tiki torches and candles are not allowed anywhere on national forest lands

• Smoking is only allowed in an enclosed vehicle, building or trailer

• The use of portable stoves, gas grills and any propane gas device are allowed on the entire Pike and San Isabel National Forests, Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands.

If you are interested in having your business announcement added to the weekly announcements please:

  • Send any attachments as a .jpg – the preferred format – all others will be converted as needed;
  • Create your announcement using 400 pixels wide with a 150 dpi; 
  • All announcements must be in by 5PM on Tuesday.
  • Please use the Submit Announcements page in the member hub, or email marketing@BuenaVistaColorado.org
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