Calendar of Events

Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Month List

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

June 2016
$12 - $18

Darling of the Donkey Derby

June 24 - August 27
Butte Theater,
139 Bennett Avenue
Cripple Creek, 80813
+ Google Map
donkeys roaming through cripple creek

(Melodrama & Summer Olio) Based on the 1866 script by Dion Boucicault, this classic horse-racing Melodrama has been re-imagined for the Butte stage. Set in 1890s Cripple Creek, this tale pits our hero against three (count them, three!) villains in a race to win not only the first Donkey Derby but also to claim the hand of the most beautiful girl in town. With donkey races, hijinks and mayhem (oh my!) this adaptation of a classic is sure to please…

Find out more »
July 2016
$12 - $18

Pippin

July 1 - August 27
Butte Theater,
139 Bennett Avenue
Cripple Creek, 80813
+ Google Map
butte theater events poster

(Musical) “We’ve got magic to do… just for you!”  Join us for the Tony Award-winning tale of Pippin, a young prince struggling to find his “Corner of the Sky.”  With sizzling choreography and an award-winning score, a wandering troupe of performers tell the story of our hero, and his choice between a life of simple, unremarkable happiness, or living for a single, brief flash of glory. Showtimes: 7 p.m. July 1 1 and 7 p.m. July 2 1 p.m. July 3…

Find out more »
August 2016

Cripple Creek Ghostwalks

August 6 @ 1:30 pm - September 7 @ 4:00 pm
Cripple Creek District Museum,
510 E. Bennett Ave.
Cripple Creek, CO 80813 United States
+ Google Map
cripple creek ghost walks advertisiment

  The Cripple Creek District Museum is pleased to announce the return of their famous Ghost Walks!  Join local historians on a trip back in time through downtown Cripple Creek as they tell about our residents who have "never left."  Learn the legends and lore, with a little history thrown in for fun.  Meet at the Cripple Creek District Museum each Saturday through Labor Day of 2016 at 1:30 p.m.  These tours are free, but donations are always greatly appreciated.

Find out more »
$3 - $5

15th Annual Cripple Creek BMX Race

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mountain View BMX Track,
Cnty Rd. 89
Cripple Creek, CO 80813 United States
+ Google Map
BMX 2

Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:00 am - 2:00 pm The area's biggest and best race returns to Cripple Creek. Strap your helmet on and head to the Mountain View BMX track in Cripple Creek. Join the races for your chance to win a brand new BMX bike and many other prizes. Leave everyone in the dust and take home a first place medal. Enter the “Big Air” competition for your chance to win CA$H. Bring the entire family and spend…

Find out more »
September 2016

The Foreigner

September 2 - September 24
Butte Theater,
139 Bennett Avenue
Cripple Creek, 80813
+ Google Map
ForeignLocalsFrontweb

(Contemporary Farce)    In this hilarious farce, introvert Charlie Baker is forced by a friend to take a vacation in rural Georgia. To avoid having to interact with the other guests, Charlie adopts the persona of a foreigner who doesn't understand English. But when others begin to speak freely around him, he not only overhears their secrets and schemes, but also discovers an adventurer in himself. Showtimes are 1 and 7 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays and 1 p.m. Sundays. BUY TICKETS

Find out more »

Victor Celebrates the Arts

September 3 - September 5
Downtown Victor,
Victor, CO 80860 United States
+ Google Map
_VWP3455

Labor Day Weekend, September 3rd - 5th Come to historic Victor, Colorado,  as "plein air" artists from around the country gather to paint on location in our historic town.  Victor Celebrates The Arts is a judged show and will be celebrating the 17th year.  Judging is done by an established and respected professional Colorado artist. Professional and Non-Professional artists participate in painting various scenes within rustic Victor, and many legendary 1890’s gold mining sites nearby.  Our show captures national attention.  We invite you to…

Find out more »

Cruise Above The Clouds Car Show

September 10 @ 8:00 am - September 11 @ 5:00 pm
cruise above the clouds car show with multiple old cars

  Don't Miss This One-Of-A-Kind Car Show Featuring Vintage, Custom and Classic Cars and Motorcycles. A DJ, Poker Run, Show’n Shine and so much more! Welcome to the 25th Annual Cruise Above the Clouds Car Show. With more than 400 cars, trucks, motorcycles and maybe even a tractor or two participating in the show, we're planning on making this event better than ever! The show will start in Woodland Park, with a poker run to Cripple Creek and a street show…

Find out more »

2 Mile High Club’s Aspen Tours

September 17 @ 8:00 am - September 25 @ 5:00 pm
Cripple Creek District Museum,
510 E. Bennett Ave.
Cripple Creek, CO 80813 United States
+ Google Map
2 mile high club aspen tour view

The 2 Mile High Club's annual aspen tour event will begin at the Cripple Creek District Museum.  Come see the beautiful fall colors as Colorado showcases the World's Greatest Gold Camp!  Tours are offered on a first-come, first-served basis--reservations will not be accepted. The first tour departs from the Cripple Creek District Museum at 9 a.m.  If you would like to try to be a part of this first tour, please plan to arrive 30 minutes to 45 minutes prior. …

Find out more »

Mt. Pisgah Speaks Cemetery Tour

September 17 @ 8:00 am - September 18 @ 5:00 pm
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery,
Teller County Road # 1
Cripple Creek, CO 80813 United States
+ Google Map
cemetery tour

History and the ghosts from the past come to life during the annual "Mt. Pisgah Speaks Cemetery Tour." The Gold Camp Victorian Society, dedicated to the preservation of the history of Cripple Creek, hosts this unique tour, which is complete with character reenactments at different locations through the Mt. Pisgah Cemetery. Visitors will learn about the famous and fascinating characters who lived in this area and are buried in the Mt. Pisgah cemetery. The Details: Date:  The tours will take…

Find out more »

The Big Aspen Happnin’ – Our Brand New Fall Festival

September 24 - September 25
City of Cripple Creek,
Bennett Avenue
Cripple Creek, CO 80813
+ Google Map
fall fest image of forest and people staring at it

We already know there’s no better place to see the golden aspen leaves than on the roads to Cripple Creek. So why not add onto the spectacle?  There will be a huge street party with an entire city block of inflatable fun, featuring a massive 70 foot slide, a gigantic 150 foot obstacle course, bounce houses, a rock climbing wall, live music, plenty of street vendors and art inspired by Mother Nature’s fine fall handiwork.  Don't miss the FIRST Annual Big Aspen Happnin'!…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events
Skip to toolbar