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We have it all! If you can work or play anywhere – why not here?


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Upcoming events in BV

Date/Time Event
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
BOCC Public Hearing on 2017 Vertex Festival

Buena Vista Community Center, Buena Vista CO
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Celebration at Cottonwood Hot Springs

Cottonwood Hot Springs, Buena Vista CO
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Haunted Nights at Turner Farm

Turner Farm, Buena Vista CO
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pumpkin Carving Contest

Watershed, Buena Vista CO
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BV Blog

The latest and greatest news from the valley.

Historic ATV Color Tour Recap

We had a load of fun with this year’s Annual Historic ATV Color Tour. Participants from around the country come to this off-road rally and mountain festival to visit the area’s old mining sites and ghost towns on self-guided OHV tours. Everyone had fun from the time...

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A Busy August

They say when it rains, it pours. We’ve always been a little spoiled here in Buena Vista with light showers and generally sunny weather. Same with our summer events. While we regularly have an event on our weekends throughout summer, this August has really...

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High Elevation and Hydration

WATER! Drink more water! If you visit any high elevation town, chances are good that someone has recommended drinking more water, especially if you’re complaining of being tired or having a slight headache. On an average day, we hear about drinking water all the time,...

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