Stories, Travel Ideas and Visitor Information for Your Next Trip to Buena Vista, Colorado

This Week in Buena Vista, Colorado – Aug. 27 – Sept. 2, 2012

Beautiful days and cooler nights set the stage for a great Labor Day Weekend complete with a Bluegrass Benefit both days, The Farmers Market packed with local produce and a good ol’ fashioned Fishing Derby!

9/1/2012
The Optimists Club presents a Kid’s Fishing Derby - The Fish Start Jumpin’ in Town Lake at 9 am.  Be there!

Pickin’ & Paddling in the Park - The South Main Arts Trust Presents a weekend of Bluegrass, Microbrews and Stand-Up Paddling to benefit the Chaffee County Mentors program and Local Food producers.  Free SUP Demos sponsored by CKS begin at 1:00 pm – headliner, Oakhurst takes the stage with their unique brand of ’Rocky Mountain Guerilla Grass’ at 5:00 on the town square in South Main.

9/2/2012
Farmers Market - CCFA hosts the Buena Vista Farmers market – Fresh local veggies, meat, and crafts.  On East Main st. Behind the Buena Vista Roastery from 9 am – 1 pm.

Pickin’ & Paddling in the Park - The South Main Arts Trust Presents a weekend of Bluegrass, Microbrews and Stand-Up Paddling to benefit the Chaffee County Mentors program and Local Food producers.  Free SUP Demos sponsored by CKS begin at 1:00 pm – headliner, Muskateer Gripweed, purveyors of “rambling, rolling, grooving, good times music” kick off the music at 5:00 on the town square in South Main.

This post comes to you courtesy of the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce. For details on Local Businesses, Moving to Buena Vista and Local Events, go to BuenaVistaColorado.org