The Town of Mt. Crested Butte kicks off its 50th Anniversary Celebrations with a series of talks focusing on the history of Mt. Crested Butte and its incorporation as a town.
Author and photojournalist Sandra Cortner presents our first talk of the series titled The Rise of a Ski Resort; Mt. Crested Butte Before Incorporation in the Elevation Ballroom on Monday, November 6, 2023, from 6-8 pm – exactly 50 years to the day that residents voted to incorporate the town of Mt. Crested Butte.
In addition to this evening of history, The Crested Butte Museum will host a pop-up museum featuring pre-1974 Mt. Crested Butte artifacts and photos. Light refreshments and one drink coupon per attendee will be provided by the town of Mt. Crested Butte.