Colorado Events of the Week
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Colorado Events of the Week

Crested Butte Wildflower Festival

The 10-day, 200-workshop wildflower festival begins Friday. Topics for the annual Crested Butte Wildflower Festival include painting, pollination, photography, culinary arts and guided tours. Crested Butte claims to be the wildflower capital of Colorado. Registration for individual events is not required but is strongly encouraged.

Gunnison Cattlemen’s Days

About 35 minutes away, Gunnison celebrates the history and traditions of cowboy and ranching culture at the Cattlemen’s Days festival. In addition to the Granddaddy of Colorado Rodeos, the festival features a carnival, horse shows, 4-H demonstrations and demonstrations, cowboy poetry and songs, and more.

Music in the mountains

The temperatures may signal the middle of summer, but some of Colorado’s best summer festivals are just getting started. The Music in the Mountains festival kicks off Thursday and runs through Aug. 4, offering a wide range of music at a variety of indoor and outdoor venues in Durango. Renowned conductor and violinist Guillermo Figueroa will lead the festival orchestra, and the lineup will feature a variety of other groups and genres. A limited number of tickets remain for most performances.

Save the Date: Orpheus Mead Fest

Colorado meaderies, including international award winners, will share their mead wine Saturday, July 27 in Golden. The event also includes performances by the Orpheus Pagan Chamber Choir, a homebrew competition, and prizes for professional and amateur mead makers.

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