Art in the Park Vendor Registration is OPEN

Art in the Park Vendor Registration is OPEN

We are excited to announce that the Art in the Park vendor registration is now open! We look forward to a wonderful celebration featuring a variety of vendors; including Chaffee County local artists and musicians.  $125 per booth $75 for Chaffee Arts Members $105 for...
Members, post your events to our website!

Members, post your events to our website!

We want to help you promote your events this summer! If you are a Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce Member, submit your event on our website.  If you are having a 4th of July event that you would like published on our 4th of July webpage, email...
Comanche Drive In Movie – Nomadland

Comanche Drive In Movie – Nomadland

Comanche Drive In Theatre 3 Miles West on Highway 306 ***Buena Vista, CO*** 719-395-2766 Showing Friday, Saturday & Sunday May 14th, 15th, & 16th 2021 Award Winning Drama Rated R Best picture, Best director and Best actress A woman in her sixties, after losing...
Fourth Annual Tails on the Trail hosted virtually

Fourth Annual Tails on the Trail hosted virtually

Ark-Valley Humane Society is excited to host the 4th Annual Tails on the Trail- A 5K Walk/Run for the animals. Due to COVID-19, this year’s event will be virtual. “Tails on the Trail is a great way for our community to come together while supporting the life-saving...
Opening Date for BV Jeeps & Atvs

Opening Date for BV Jeeps & Atvs

BV Jeeps & Atvs’ opening day for the 2021 season is May 24th. We will be open 7 days a week 8 am – 6 pm. Reservations are highly recommended and walk-ins are always welcome! Schedule YOUR mountain adventure now by calling 719-395-4418, book online...
How to Climb a 14er

How to Climb a 14er

Buena Vista Public Library and Colorado Fourteener Initiative present: How to Climb a 14er Friday, May 28th, 5:00 pm Want to tackle tall mountains?  Stay safe and leave no trace. Colorado Fourteeners Initiative shares strategies to keep you and nature safe while you...
Sweatshirts! Sweatshirts! Sweatshirts!

Sweatshirts! Sweatshirts! Sweatshirts!

Sweatshirts! Sweatshirts! Sweatshirts! All adult pullover hoodies at a great price of $29. Some crew sweats, zip sweats and youth sweats. Also Buena Vista sweatpants. Great weather for some ice cream. Located at 236 Hwy 24 South in BV....
Community Recycling Event – By Appointment Only

Community Recycling Event – By Appointment Only

As of April 9, 2021, public drop-off sites for recycling are closed due to Angel of Shavano Recycling’s departure. In response to the lack of subsidized public recycling drop-off locations, the Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA), Chaffee County...
Comanche Drive In Theatre – Concert Schedule

Comanche Drive In Theatre – Concert Schedule

Comanche Drive In Theatre 3 Miles West on Highway 306***Buena Vista,CO***719-395-2766 Saturday May 22nd Bon Jovi on screen concert Info and tickets: https://encorenights.com/ Sunday May 23rd Zach Williams Live Concert Info and tickets:...
Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are an essential part of the Mini-Blessings team.  Without their support, we would not be able to continue providing and expanding our services to the Chaffee County community.  Tasks that volunteers can assist with include: Working with the Horses: 1.Horse...
The CDOC Buena Vista Correctional Complex is Hiring!

The CDOC Buena Vista Correctional Complex is Hiring!

Are you looking for your Forever Career? The Colorado Department of Corrections is hiring! We are seeking dynamic, honest, and security-minded individuals to join our team of 400+ professionals at the Buena Vista Correctional Complex (or at any of our other 18...
BV High School Launching Unmanned Aviation Education Program

BV High School Launching Unmanned Aviation Education Program

This fall, a new program not only will teach students how to “fly,” it also will help them realize opportunities in the emerging and expanding field of small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS), commonly called drones. That is the lofty goal for Buena Vista School District...
Chaffee Arts Partners with Bread & Salt

Chaffee Arts Partners with Bread & Salt

Chaffee Arts Partners with Bread & Salt   BUENA VISTA–Chaffee Arts is proud to announce that Bread & Salt is now exhibiting local art for sale in the restaurant located at 418 US Hwy 24N in Buena Vista.  Chaffee Arts members submitted their art to Bread...
Pick Up Your Copy of the Ute Country News

Pick Up Your Copy of the Ute Country News

READ Uplifting stories  Good news about mountain living  Informative and helpful articles in these challenging times  ADVERTISE In the Paper That Actually Gets Read!  Averages 95% pick-up rate  Readers will see your business in a positive light  Reach our loyal...
Virtual GARNA Lecture: Boreal Toad Status & Recovery Efforts

Virtual GARNA Lecture: Boreal Toad Status & Recovery Efforts

Curious about the mysterious boreal toad? Join GARNA and Stephanie Shively, wildlife biologist for the United States Forest Service Salida Ranger District on Thursday May 20 from 7 to 8 p.m. for a presentation on the status of the boreal toad on the Pike and San...
NEWLY LISTED: Spacious Home over 4,700 sqft in Town!

NEWLY LISTED: Spacious Home over 4,700 sqft in Town!

Incredibly beautiful home situated on 3.8 acres conveniently located just 3 miles from downtown Buena Vista. The well appointed designer kitchen highlights the open floor plan with incredible views of the collegiate peaks. The main house has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms...
New Listing- $1,695,000

New Listing- $1,695,000

Stunning, Elegant & Captivating. Gorgeous custom home with full ICF construction, located in Eagles Ridge at Game Trail on a quiet cul-de-sac with incredible views of Mt. Princeton, Mt. Columbia, the Sangre’s, Buffalo Peaks & views of the entire Valley....