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Current Weekly Announcements

Chamber of Commerce: Volunteer Lunch & Learn

We had such a great turnout at the first Lunch & Learn, we have decided to offer a second opportunity to join us! Are you interested in giving back to your community? Do you love talking about all the amazing things that BV has to offer? Have you wanted to get...

BV Storage Units – New Units available

NEW storage units available. Sizes 10x10 to 10x40 and everything in between.  Go to to get pricing, reservations, & same day move in. Or call Thomas 719-641-7920 BV Storage Units is locally owned and operated. 

Trailhead Tuesday – Navigation & Mapping Skills

Navigation & Mapping Skills  Calling all backcountry enthusiasts — skiers, splitboarders, hikers, cross country skiers, snowshoers and snowmobilers — join us at The Trailhead for a free, informative evening talk. Grab a beer and/or food from Simple Eatery. Buena...


February 21st-23rd, 2020 AIARE 2 AIARE 2 provides backcountry travelers an opportunity to increase decision-making skills in more complicated situations such as being a leader within a small travel group, traveling in more complicated terrain, and/or developing a...

Dental Month at Cottonwood Veterinary Service

February is dental month at Cottonwood Veterinary Service.  You get %15 off the dental. The dental includes blood work; IV fluid therapy, anesthesia, dental exam and cleaning and full mouth radiographs.  It does not include extractions or medications to go home if...

Trailhead Tuesday – Backcountry Gear Maintenance & Repair

Trailhead Tuesday - Backcountry Gear Maintenance & Repair 402 E Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211, USA March 3rd, 2020 6:00pm - 7:30pm FREE Calling all backcountry enthusiasts — skiers, splitboarders, hikers, cross country skiers, snowshoers and snowmobilers — join...

Breaking out of the Housing Trap

Housing + Health: Building Equity and Opportunity Speaker Series Breaking out of the Housing Trap February 26th, 5:00pm dinner; 5:30pm speaker - Salida Steamplant Theater (220 West Sackett Ave, Salida): Chuck Maron, from nonprofit advocacy group Strong Towns,...

Housing + Health: Storytelling Workshop

Have a personal experience with the local housing crisis? Chaffee County invites you to be the star of that story. On March 12-14, the Chaffee County Office of Housing and Department of Public Health will co-host a video-based storytelling workshop to help ten...

Luminessence Photography Member Spotlight

Luminessence Photography (719)221-4997 | Luminessence Photography ​ just over 6 years 4 years How is your business different? I love photography and I LOVE people! My studio is the great outdoors and my niche is lifestyle or storytelling...

Biggies Member Spotlight

Biggies 234 US-24, Buena Vista (719) 395-9459 | Biggies ​ 10 years Under current ownership, 8/18 How is your business different? We provide unique made to order food, with fast friendly service. We want every customer to leave with a full belly and...

Business After Hours at Sangre De Cristo Electric Association

Let’s talk Watts! Sangre de Cristo Electric Association and the Eddyline brewery and restaurant will sponsor Business After Hours in Buena Vista Feb. 20 from 5-7 p.m. at SDCEA, 29780 US Hwy. 24. At this relaxed event, enjoy the Eddyline’s premier mountain town craft...

Nominations for Business of the Year and Nonprofit of the Year are OPEN

CALLING ALL COMMUNITY MEMBERS WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU TO NOMINATE THE 2020 BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AND NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR Awards to be presented at the 2020 Spring Gala, presented by the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce We are asking anyone from the community to submit...

Be the Business(es) That Help Chaffee County Go Green!

Chaffee Green sustainability program of GARNA is looking for partners for the next print run of these very popular reusable bags as giveaways to locals and visitors. Chaffee Green of GARNA volunteers and staff will hand these out at the Welcome Center, stores, events,...

Join us for our Instagram Exceptional Practices for Your Business Workshop

February 24th 9:30am to 11:30am at Salida Scout Hut AND February 25th 8:30am to 10:30am at Buena Vista Community Center About the Workshop: You know you should be posting on Instagram for your business but where do you start? This workshop will begin by helping you...

Power Yoga Basics Workshop

Power Yoga Basics Workshop Starts February 8th   |   Every Saturday at 3pm   |   4 Weeks Our most popular workshop is back by demand! This is a 4-week workshop covering 5-6 poses each week. Expect 1:1 support, an open forum to ask questions, and a safe space to try...

Salida Stove & Spa

Come in and check out our new selection of all natural bath bombs! 

Chaffee Arts Expands Free Art Classes for Students

Chaffee Arts Expands Free Art Classes for Students   BUENA VISTA—Chaffee Arts will increase enrollment in free art classes for 2020 to both middle school and high school students.  These popular art classes led by talented local artists are now open for registration...

Blocks to Downtown Buena Vista!

This home is conveniently located in-town close to the Historic Heritage Museum.  With immaculate & upgraded 3 bedrooms & full bath, includes a welcoming living room connected to the dining room via an open floor plan.  The large kitchen has views & large...

Custom Home on Chalk Creek – $710,000

Enjoy Serenity with the sights & sounds of Chalk Creek. Relax down at the dock each evening, watch the waters flow & look at the Majestic Mountain Views. This property offers it's own private dock to hang out and listen to the creek and fire pit is nearby....

Upcoming events in BV

Date/Time Event
02/01/2020 - 02/29/2020
All Day
February is Dental Month at Cottonwood Veterinary Service

Cottonwood Veterinary Service, Buena Vista Colorado/Chaffee
02/27/2020 - 02/28/2020
All Day
Locals Thursday

Souled Out T-Shirts, Buena Vista CO
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Power Yoga Basics

Empower Yoga, Beuna Vista CO
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Yoga Basics Workshop

Empower Yoga, Beuna Vista CO

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