Two-year-old Owen Cunningham sits in a “front row” seat behind the wheel of his mother Jessica’s 1966 Ford Mustang during Saturday’s Gunnison Car Show.

Parking congestion, poor ramp conditions and a non-existent staging area at the North Bridge access point along the Gunnison River are problems that fishing guide Cameron Rhodes knows well.

A summer job is a rite of passage for many teenagers. Busing tables, babysitting or bagging groceries provides extra cash while school’s out. But in the Gunnison Valley, businesses have been struggling to attract young workers.

Tuesday, Aug. 28
Literary Salon Series

Public House, CB
6 p.m.


Sunday, Aug. 26

Josh Blue (comedian)

CB Center for the Arts

8 p.m.

Tickets $25

Saturday, Aug. 25

Jordyn Pepper (Americana)

Live Music

High Alpine Brewery

10 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 25

Whitewater Ramble


Doors 7:30 p.m., show 8 p.m.

Tickets: $15-18

Friday, Aug 24- Saturday, Aug. 25

Big Blue Festival

SUP & Live Music events

I Bar Ranch & Blue Mesa Reservoir


Thursday, Aug. 23

Habitat for Humanity Block Party

400 block of S. 12th St.
4 p.m.

Free event