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

This Week in Buena Vista, Colorado – July 2, 2012

July 1 – 5
            QUILT AND TEXTILE SHOW - Buena Vista Community Center 10am – 4pm. View many quilts made by people in Chaffee county.

July 4
               4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION - East Main Street, Forest Square Park – All Day – Old fashion celebration – parade on Main Street, Kids game in Forrest Square park with music, entertainment and homemade pie sale.
              ART IN THE PARK - McPhelemy Park – All Day. Annual Arts and Crafts show, 30+ artists andvendors, music and more.
              BV HERITAGE MUSEUM FREE DAY - BV Museum, East Main St. – 10am – 5pm – Tour the museum, learn of Buena Vista’s rich history and see the running model train – all for FREE!
              5K RUN - Buena Vista Community Center – Register from 7:30am – 8:30am. Help support Buena Vista High School Cross Country team and run along the Arkansas River.
              JULY 4TH INDEPENDENCE DAY PANCAKE BREAKFAST - Columbine Park @ 7am- Pancakes, sausages, coffee and orange juice; great morning start for the 4th!
July 5
           CONCERT IN FOREST SQUARE PARK - Forest Square Park @ 7pm – Gene Farrar and Gene Guinn will perform in the Park, bring a chair, family, friends, or a dinner picnic too!

July 6 and 7
           ROOTS, RAPIDS AND REGGAE - South Main in Buena Vista – 5:00pm – late –  Enjoy a great selection of beer and cocktails on the lawn, and listen to some great reggae while the sun sets over the mountains.
              HANNAH ROSE CONCERT - State Highway Theater on East Main St. – 6pm – 8:30pm – Local singer to perform.

July 7
MADAMS OF CENTRAL COLORADO - @ Buena Vista Heritage Museum – A Buena Vista Classic – Meet the Madams and hear their stories of life in a frontier brothel.  Click for tickets and showtimes.

July 8
           FARMER’S MARKET - 9a-1p – Behind Buena Vista Roastary on East Main –  A great place to buy locally grown produce with live entertainment. 
See More Events in Buena Vista, Colorado @ the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce Calendar