April in Crested Butte

With only one week left in the ski season, it’s time to enjoy live music, a fun-filled pond skimming event, and the iconic Ski Town Breakdown. The end-of-season festivities are always fun! Come out and enjoy it before our town becomes sleepy for the off-season. 

April Happenings

April 1st – 30th, Green Light Campaign. Join our community awareness campaign! Swap one light bulb for green in a visible spot at home or work.
April 2nd, Night at the Museum at Crested Butte Museum from 6:00 – 8:00. Enjoy some snacks, learn about the Town’s Historic Preservation Plan, and share your thoughts!
April 3rd, Flauschink Historic Slideshow at Crested Butte Museum from 7:00 – 9:00
April 4th – 17th, Where are they Now? at Center for the Arts from 5:00 – 7:00 PM
April 6th, Pond Skim Presented by Kona Big Wave at CBMR at 1:00. The end of ski season is one last excuse to celebrate, dress up in silly costumes, and enjoy this fun event!
April 6th, Ski Town Breakdown at Butte 66 from 3:30 – 5:00. Enjoy the final show of this 3-show series!
April 6th, Free Movie Night: Kung Fu Panda at Crested Butte Majestic Theatre at 4:30 and 7:30
April 7th, Closing Day at Crested Butte Mountain Resort
April 13th, Beer Ski at Magin Meadows from 11:30 – 5:00
April 16th, Free Library Yoga at Crested Butte Library from 6:00 – 7:00
April 25th – May 5th, CBCS AP Art Showcase at Center for the Arts
April 25th, Jack’s Karaoke Night at Crested Butte Majestic Theatre from 8:00 – 11:00
April 27th, Psychedelics Summit at Center for the Arts from 6:00 – 8:30

Music Events

April 2nd, Bill Dowell at A Bar Above from 7:00 – 10:00
April 3rd, Julian Young at A Bar Above from 7:00 – 10:00
April 4th, Cole Triedman at A Bar Above from 7:00 – 10:00
April 4th, Dead Head Ed’s End of Season Party at Center for the Arts from 8:00 – 11:00 PM
April 4th, Matthew Grant at A Bar Above from 7:00 – 10:00
April 4th, Trevor Glavin at A Bar Above from 7:00 – 10:00
April 6th, Closing Weekend: Woody, Augi & Bayne at Public House at 8:00

Market Conditions

New listings are down by 15%, while under-contracts are up by 33%. Months supply of inventory is at 6 for Crested Butte and 10 for Mt. Crested Butte (if no new homes came on the market, in 6 or 10 months, inventory would be at zero). For a complete list of all our inventory, please check out our website, TheHoweGroup.co.

Crested Butte Inventory is shown below:


Vail Resorts Update

The resort will close on April 7th. As of today, season snowfall is 272 inches. Although not a record year, overall, the snow conditions were amazing, with many powder days. Click HERE for the latest weather update. The resort will take a much-needed break and start the summer season in mid-June.

Beer Ski

Join the Crested Butte Nordic 3rd Annual Beer Ski World Championships for a test of end-of-season endurance, Crested Butte style! Gather three friends for a 4-person relay or take on the challenge solo. Entry fees are $100 per team of 4 for the relay and $45 for solo racers. Tap HERE for more details and registration.

As our winter season comes to a close, I hope you were able to enjoy this snowy mountain town we all love. It was a great season with plenty of snow for all our winter activities and many fun events. After the resort closes, our town slows down for the off-season. For those still wanting to eat out, please check updated restaurant hours HERE.

I hope you and your family are doing well.
We are here for you anytime. Please call, email, or stop in!