YES! You CAN Sleep Better

YES! You CAN Sleep Better

We spend a THIRD of our lives sleeping.  Good sleep helps us to learn and focus, improves memory, strengthens the immune system and supports overall emotional well-being.  Without it, we can't show up for our families and communities the way we want to. Add Sleep...

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TOP GUN: MAVERICK “FAN APPRECIATION WEEKEND” at The Comanche

TOP GUN: MAVERICK “FAN APPRECIATION WEEKEND” at The Comanche

  Top Gun: Maverick Fan Appreciation At The Comanche August 12th marks Paramount’s “Top Gun: Maverick Fan Appreciation” “Experience Top Gun: Maverick on the big screen only in theatres!” “Paramount is excited to present the movie with exclusive “behind the scenes”...

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Frittatas brought to you by Justin

Frittatas brought to you by Justin

Besides helping people achieve financial security through homeownership, I'd like to share another one of my passions with you - Cooking! Justin’s Frittata Ideas When I look in my fridge and spot veggies that NEED TO GO, I almost always whip out the frying pan I use...

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Introducing our New Peak Care Packs!

Introducing our New Peak Care Packs!

Introducing our NEWEST SERVICE to SIMPLIFY your life! Buena Vista Drug is pleased to introduce our Peak Care Packs in partnership with PakMyMeds, a new service designed to prevent dangerous medication errors for patients taking multiple prescriptions. Our Peak Care...

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FREE Movie Night at the Comanche Drive-in August 18

FREE Movie Night at the Comanche Drive-in August 18

Join Buena Vista Drug and Salida Pharmacy and Fountain for our Customer Appreciation Night at the Comanche Drive-in. FREE ADMISSION! Thursday, August 18  Showing- How To Train Your Dragon Gates open at 7:30 p.m. Movies begins 8:30 p.m. Win one of the following...

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Sidewalk Sale at Once Upon a Trapeze Bookstore

Sidewalk Sale at Once Upon a Trapeze Bookstore

Visit Once Upon a Trapeze Bookstore , 301 East Main, Suite #170, Buena Vista, CO, to find a bargain or two! We're holding a sidewalk sale this Saturday & Sunday, August 12-14, just in time for Gold Rush Days! It's time to make room for fall items and the coming...

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The Sweetest Memories are Made on the Front Porch!

The Sweetest Memories are Made on the Front Porch!

102 Merrill Lane, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $619,000 MLS# 5235531 The opportunity to own this one level home on a treed cul-de-sac within walking distance to downtown Buena Vista is now available. Cedar sided with a long covered front porch that welcomes guests...

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Delightful Updated Home on 1.01 Acres!

Delightful Updated Home on 1.01 Acres!

26491 Bassam Drive, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $435,000 MLS# 4096394 Welcoming living room has vaulted ceilings and oversize windows that capture abundant natural sunlight. Open, spacious kitchen has ample room for a full size dining table, generous cabinetry and...

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Solar Project Manager

Solar Project Manager

Job Description At Colorado Solar Energy (CSE), we pride ourselves on continuous evolution. We’re searching for a highly skilled project manager to contribute to CSE’s growth. The ideal candidate will have office and customer service experience as well as strong work...

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Events Schedule and MUSIC Lineup | Gold Rush Days 2022

Events Schedule and MUSIC Lineup | Gold Rush Days 2022

via GIPHY Be sure to get your ducks and view all of the things happening at Gold Rush Days! Main Duck Race Grand Prize: Brand NEW e-Bike (value $2,000!) 2nd Place: $1,000 CASH 3rd Place:  $500 CASH Last Place: It's a Surprise and you'll love it! [button...

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Legacy Brick Deadline Extended! Don’t Miss Out!

Legacy Brick Deadline Extended! Don’t Miss Out!

Deadline Extended To August 15 Thank you to EVERYONE who has contributed to making the new stage @ McPhelemy Park closer to reality!  We raised over $24,000 in July and our goal is $30,000 to reach the funds needed to complete the stage. Construction will begin soon...

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*NEWS FLASH* Ad Space Now Available In 2023 Visitors Guide

*NEWS FLASH* Ad Space Now Available In 2023 Visitors Guide

Exciting news! The window is now open to place your ad in the 2023 Buena Vista Visitors/Relocation Guide Space is limited so act now 15,000 copies of this magazine will be distributed throughout the state, welcome centers, airports, hotels, BNBs, Rentals, and mailed...

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LIGHT UP Your Summer Celebration

LIGHT UP Your Summer Celebration

Grand Opening Prices are still available 25% off letters and numbers when booked by Labor Day (9/5/22) Weddings, birthdays, parties If you can spell it, we can LIGHT IT UP!  Serving; Chaffee, Lake, Park, Gunnison,  Saguache and parts of Fremont counties   Contact...

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Showing at The Comanche Drive In

Showing at The Comanche Drive In

WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING New 2022 Drama, Mystery, Thriller Based on the best-selling novel by Delia Owens Playing Exclusively in Theaters Rated PG-13 Stars:  Daisy Edgar-Jones, Taylor John Smith, Harris Dickinson A woman who raised herself in the marshes of the deep...

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Need A New Rug? Time For A Refresh?

Need A New Rug? Time For A Refresh?

We've got you covered at the Mercantile!   Let us help you freshen up your home with great rugs, art, lamps and Pillows! ** Huge summer sale is still going on with new items added every day **  Come see us! 

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Versatile Commercial Condo!

Versatile Commercial Condo!

28350 County Road 317, Unit 7, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $349,000 MLS# 5165129 Versatility accurately describes this commercial condominium with over 2400 square feet, 5 private offices, 2 restrooms (including one ADA), spacious reception area, coffee bar and...

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New Listing- $510,000

New Listing- $510,000

This is a wonderful home that offers a fenced back yard with grass on both the front and back and also a sprinkler system and a few large trees. A nice back deck and front covered porch with front railing. It is convenient to town and also to Cottonwood Pass. It has a...

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3 Bed/2 Bath Redwood Home on almost 1.5 Acres

3 Bed/2 Bath Redwood Home on almost 1.5 Acres

Great mountain getaway located in the prestigious Game Trail Subdivision! This beautiful Redwood sided home is nestled among tall pine trees and is perfect for a retreat or family home only minutes to mountain trails or downtown Buena Vista and the Arkansas River....

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Magnificent 5.67 Acres in Game Trail!

Magnificent 5.67 Acres in Game Trail!

31360 North Star Lane, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $257,900 MLS#3820771 Magnificent 5.67 acre parcel sits below the Continental Divide Trail with one of the longest property lines bordering Game Trail's 400 acre Elk Migration Conservation Easement. Stunning 360...

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CREEKSIDE CHALETS IS HIRING

CREEKSIDE CHALETS IS HIRING

Property Maintenance Person Responsibilities include: Daily hot tub maintenance  Lawn and landscape maintenance (summer)  Snow and ice removal (winter) Assist housekeeping team, minor plumbing, electrical and carpentry skills are essential Applicants must have a...

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Deadline JULY 31  |  Make History!

Deadline JULY 31 | Make History!

  **  Deadline to purchase bricks is July 31, 2022 ** Over $15k raised and over 100 Legacy Bricks so far! Be a part of something special... Help build our new stage AND Leave YOUR Legacy! BUY BRICKS HERE

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Christmas in July?

Christmas in July?

…You bet!! The Mercantile is releasing different “presents” every day for the holiday season.Be sure to visit us at 304 E Main St and find that one-of-a-kind you've been searching for!

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THOR continues at the Comanche Drive In

THOR continues at the Comanche Drive In

THOR New 2022 Action Adventure     Playing only in Theaters Rated PG-13 Stars:  Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale ”Thor enlists the help of Valkyrie, Korg and ex-girlfriend Jane Foster to fight Gorr the God Butcher, who intends to make the gods...

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The Time To Give Is NOW!

The Time To Give Is NOW!

You have one week left to triple the impact of your donation! An anonymous donor has offered to match $2 to every $1 donated to CCCF’s Catalyst Fund during the month of July. So far we’ve raised $5,000 - our donor matched it at $10,000. That’s $15,000 raised for the...

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Beet and Arugula Salad brought to you by Justin

Beet and Arugula Salad brought to you by Justin

Besides helping people achieve financial security through homeownership, I'd like to share another one of my passions with you - Cooking! Justin’s Beet and Arugula Salad 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 3 tablespoons shallots, thinly sliced 1 tablespoon honey 1/3 cup olive...

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Library Movie Night July 28

Library Movie Night July 28

July 28 7:00 p.m. Fun and Games 8:45 p.m. Movie Comanche Drive-In, 27784 Co Rd 339 A special library night at Comanche Drive-In, hosted by the Buena Vista, Salida, and Lake County Libraries! Come early for fun and games. Free admission with ANY library card....

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Beautiful Corner Lot on .60 Acres in Nathrop!

Beautiful Corner Lot on .60 Acres in Nathrop!

11290 CR 197, Nathrop, CO 81236 Listed at $600,000 MLS# 1956924 Alluring property offers a multitude of advantages including handcrafted white oak cabinets, 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, domestic well, spacious garage with workshop and no covenants. Comprised of 6 Nathrop...

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Location is Everything on this 1.66 Acre Lot!

Location is Everything on this 1.66 Acre Lot!

16050 CR 356A, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $345,000 MLS# 7193532 Capturing the majestic view of Mt. Princeton, this 1.66 corner lot allows for the quiet calm privacy of the mountains. Minutes to downtown Buena Vista where you can enjoy the hustle and bustle of...

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New Listing- 114 Cornell

New Listing- 114 Cornell

This is a great starter home. It's in very good condition, bright open floor plan with hardwood flooring in family room, bay window and gas tile fireplace. Built in bookshelves. Hardwood flooring also in kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and...

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Don’t Forget Your Brick! Help Us Make History

Don’t Forget Your Brick! Help Us Make History

Help build our new stage AND Leave YOUR Legacy! Visit Our Site HERE to purchase your brick(s) and view the rendering of the NEW stage and how the bricks will be laid out to create an icon in our town.  **  Deadline to purchase bricks is July 31, 2022 **

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Meet and Greet With Town Administrator Finalist

Meet and Greet With Town Administrator Finalist

July 26, 2022 6:00 PM – Meet and Greet With Town Administrator Finalist Members of the community will have an opportunity to meet the final candidate and informally give feedback to the Trustees Regular Meeting at 7:00 PM The Board of Trustee meetings are held at the...

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Widening of County Road 350 northwest of Buena Vista

Widening of County Road 350 northwest of Buena Vista

CONTACT: Beth Helmke, Public Affairs Officer bhelmke@chaffeecounty.org 719.626.1610 MEDIA RELEASE: 19 July 2022 Widening of County Road 350 northwest of Buena Vista SALIDA, COLO - Travelers may experience delays along County Road 350 (Crossman Avenue) outside of Buena...

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THOR showing at The Comanche Drive In

THOR showing at The Comanche Drive In

 THOR New 2022 Action Adventure     Playing only in Theaters Rated PG-13 Stars:  Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale ”Thor enlists the help of Valkyrie, Korg and ex-girlfriend Jane Foster to fight Gorr the God Butcher, who intends to make the gods...

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Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Salad brought to you by Justin

Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Salad brought to you by Justin

Besides helping people achieve financial security through homeownership, I'd like to share another one of my passions with you - Cooking! Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Salad 1 (8-ounce) jar sun-dried tomatoes packed in oil 1 ½ cups toasted walnuts ¼ cup extra-virgin olive...

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Darling Home Close to Downtown Buena Vista

Darling Home Close to Downtown Buena Vista

94 Connie Drive, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $585,000 MLS# 3053241 Darling home offers one-floor living and captures the mountain views whether you are on the front porch or the back patio! Contact us for more information on this property or other area listings!...

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Home on Large Green Space! 3 Porches with Mountain Views!

Home on Large Green Space! 3 Porches with Mountain Views!

Premium Lot! Located on the Farm's largest Green Space! This house has many upgrades including THREE Porches! A covered downstairs porch overlooking the green space perfect for sipping coffee and watching the sunrise. A large upstairs porch off the Primary bedroom...

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10.3 Acre Mining Claim near Ptarmigan Lake!

10.3 Acre Mining Claim near Ptarmigan Lake!

Geneva Lode Mining Claim, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $69,900 MLS# 9452935 10.3 acres near Cottonwood and Ptarmigan lakes. Great get-away acreage for hunting or camping! Contact us for more information on this property or other area listings! 719.395.0200...

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Legacy Brick Deadline Approaching – Don’t Miss Out!

Legacy Brick Deadline Approaching – Don’t Miss Out!

Help build our new stage AND Leave YOUR Legacy! Visit Our Site HERE to purchase your brick(s) and view the rendering of the NEW stage and how the bricks will be laid out to create an icon in our town.  **  Deadline to purchase bricks is July 31, 2022 **

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Need Workers?

Need Workers?

Register today to breakthrough the hiring gap as we “Strive for Better” Buena Vista, CO Thursday, August 11th

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ELVIS showing at the Comanche Drive In!

ELVIS showing at the Comanche Drive In!

 ELVIS New 2022 Musical Drama Rated PG-13 Stars: Austin Butler, Tom Hanks, Olivia DeJonge    “The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Austin Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker...

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Anupa IV Hydration

Anupa IV Hydration

Your Personalized IV Hydration Treatment Regardless of if you are in the area and need a boost for that big cycle, want recovery from overindulgence at a local wedding, or are looking to shake free from stress or fatigue, we have or can tailor a treatment for you....

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Help Central Colorado UAS go over the top!

Help Central Colorado UAS go over the top!

Have you ever just wanted to become more involved within your community?  Many people think they’d very much enjoy doing just that and we have a very special opportunity to encourage your interest and investment in our local community!! What do you know about Drones? ...

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Monarch Snowboard Art Show – Call for Artists

Monarch Snowboard Art Show – Call for Artists

Monarch Mountain Snowboard Art Show “Freeriding” Monarch Mountain in collaboration with The Salida Council for the Arts are seeking artists to participate in the Monarch Mountain Snowboard Art Show “Freeriding”. Monarch Mountain is donating used snowboards to local...

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360 Degree Views of the Valley and Peaks!

360 Degree Views of the Valley and Peaks!

10118 Rawhide Creek Rd, Nathrop, CO 81236 Listed at $309,500 MLS# 5994667 Incredible 2.89 pinon treed acre lot with breathtaking 360 degree views of the valley including panoramic vistas of the Collegiate Peaks, Buffalo Hills, Browns Canyon National Monument and...

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Move-In-Ready Home on 1.8+ Acres in Howard!!

Move-In-Ready Home on 1.8+ Acres in Howard!!

This home is move-in-ready, with a seasonal ditch that runs through this property! Water augmentation available thru Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District to allow for lawn, garden and a couple of horses. There is a huge 30x35 metal garage on the property with...

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New Price- $1,100,000 on the Arkansas River

New Price- $1,100,000 on the Arkansas River

2 acres on the Arkansas River! The views to the West with the Collegiate Peaks and the Arkansas River are Stunning! If you love fishing and want privacy, with the sounds and sites of the rushing waters, check this one out. It is a real cabin feel, being a solid cedar...

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Kitchen Designer – Central Colorado Kitchens

Kitchen Designer – Central Colorado Kitchens

A locally owned business, Central Colorado Kitchens has proudly served the Arkansas Valley since 1995. Working solely with premium product lines that reflect the quality and craftsmanship our customers desire, our team works hard to design, create, and install our...

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Maintenance, Cleaner, Office Help at Collegiate Commons

Maintenance, Cleaner, Office Help at Collegiate Commons

This may be for you! Do you have a very particular set of skills that you have acquired over the years in Maintenance Maintenance prevention Cleaning Office organization Are you a Jack or Jill of all trades and good working with people? Are you a problem solver and...

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Throwing for a Good Cause

Throwing for a Good Cause

Register Soon or Volunteer if you'd like to attend for free --> please email RotaryBuenaVistaCo@gmail.com To benefit Buena Vista Rotary's Charitable Projects: [button link="#https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-great-state-tomato-war-2022-tickets-302327799587"...

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Yoga For Grown Ups

Join CCPH/Aging Well for Free Yoga For Grownups! Every Wednesday from 10:15-11:15 Buena Vista Community Center Move your body while focusing on the breath!  Ease tension in the body, mind and soul.

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Older Adult Game Day

Join us for fun games while meeting new people! When:  Wednesdays 1-3:30 Where: Congregational United Church of Christ in Buena Vista  

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Time To Freshen Up A Room?

Time To Freshen Up A Room?

We are really into pillows and throws at The Mercantile!   An easy fix to freshen up any room! Come check out all the new arrivals and visit our sale section!  304 W Main St

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Have YOU Tried It?

Have YOU Tried It?

This little guy is SO excited about getting Josh and John’s Homemade Ice Cream from Colorado Springs at The Long Table - Mountain Market!   Come check out their top 12 flavors delivered weekly to our shop! 

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Unique and Individualized

Unique and Individualized

Find The Perfect Room at The Inn Each of our 13 rooms are designed with intentional and tailored detail. With each room being a unique and individualized experience, guests can set their own tone for their next perfect adventure. These tasteful rooms provide...

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Donations wanted for Haven for Hope Gala Auction

Donations wanted for Haven for Hope Gala Auction

For Silent/Live Auction donations, contact Auction Chair Leza Reed: lezadesigns@aol.com or 562-881-6350 For more Gala info, contact Event Coordinator Angela Chandler: angel_a_chandler@yahoo.com or 303-505-2956 BV HOPE and Haven for Hope Director Beth Ritchie,...

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Unique Mountain Retreat on 2.63 Acres

Unique Mountain Retreat on 2.63 Acres

30179 Elk Corridor, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $1,300,000 MLS# 9858197 You will appreciate the inviting feel, incredible sense of spaciousness and unique character of this thoughtfully designed, quality built, prairie style mountain retreat. Current owners have...

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2 Acres at The Reserve at Cottonwood Creek

2 Acres at The Reserve at Cottonwood Creek

17430 Reserve Dr., Buena Vista, CO 81211 Listed at $345,000 MLS# 8150976 Luxury welcomes you to The Reserve at Cottonwood Creek. This 2.0-acres is part of a planned 100 acre pristine subdivision in the heart of Buena Vista. Each lot is perfectly positioned to offer...

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Part-time Custodian (Buena Vista, CO)

Part-time Custodian (Buena Vista, CO)

Part-time Custodian Typical Start Time: Flexible, mornings or early afternoons Salary: $18.61/hour About the Job: Maintain common areas and assure they are dust and dirt free Vacuum and mop floors Clean inside of windows Maintain and assure the cleanliness of the...

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Bricks Selling FAST – Don’t wait

Bricks Selling FAST – Don’t wait

Help build our new stage AND Leave YOUR Legacy! Visit Our Site HERE to purchase your brick(s) and view the rendering of the NEW stage and how the bricks will be laid out to create an icon in our town.  **  Deadline to purchase bricks is July 31, 2022 **

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CONGRATULATIONS Shining Mountains Montessori School!

CONGRATULATIONS Shining Mountains Montessori School!

We had a wonderful Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Shining Mountains Montessori School! THANK YOU to all who attended, including Town of BV Trustee, Peter Hylton-Hinga and BV Chamber Board members, Tim Stang and Jamie Warner. Check out the LIVE and visit their site...

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Congratulations Forsythe Fine Jewelry!

Congratulations Forsythe Fine Jewelry!

At the BV Chamber, we LOVE celebrating our businesses with ribbon cuttings! Be sure to head down to S Main to see all of the stunning offerings Alex has! Visit online HERE Forsythe Fine Jewelry 900 South Main Street Buena Vista, Colorado 81211 (719) 221-2336...

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Now Serving LEMONADE FREEZES!

Now Serving LEMONADE FREEZES!

NEW at The Long Table Lemonade Freezes Perfect for 4th of July! The Long The Long Table is a charming mountain market, coffee bar and event space located in the historic Railroad and Main building in down town Buena Vista. The market consists of Denver’s famous...

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Madams of Central Colorado

Madams of Central Colorado

Madams of Central Colorado    July 2 August 13 September 10 7PM         506 E. Main St. in Buena Vista Museum           Tickets are $20 sold at the door and at   www.buenavistaheritage.org Doors open at 6:30 PM with Ragtime music by Cec Hogarth   Cash bar-drinks by...

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Outdoor Industry Summit

Outdoor Industry Summit

Thurs and Fri, July 14- 15, 2022 Montrose, CO: Mayfly Outdoors/Montrose Event Center Join decision-makers and problem solvers in the outdoor manufacturing industry to talk about the challenges and opportunities around product development and manufacturing in the rural...

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It’s not too late to Light Up your 4th Celebration!

It’s not too late to Light Up your 4th Celebration!

It's not too late to book an Independence Day Celebration Light up your party without fireworks! Red and blue bulbs available. All events booked by Labor Day 2022 will receive a 25% discount on letters/numbers. We offer lighted 3′ letters and 4′ numbers for rent at...

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Buena Vista Contin-Tail Gem, Mineral, & Fossil Show 2022

Buena Vista Contin-Tail Gem, Mineral, & Fossil Show 2022

Buena Vista Rodeo Grounds (Gregg Dr.) August 11-14, 2022 9 am - 6 pm daily Come visit The Buena Vista Contin-Tail (Continental Tailgate) Gem and Mineral show takes place in the beautiful valley of Buena Vista, Colorado at the Rodeo Grounds just outside of town.  This...

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