WE ARE THE

WILDFLOWER CAPITAL OF COLORADO!

Surround yourself in the symphony of wildflowers that is Crested Butte.
Since 1986, we’ve hosted the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival, sharing Mother Nature’s colors with flower-lovers in fun, fresh ways.

Thank you for an incredible 2019 Festival!

LATEST NEWS

2020 Poster Contest!

Become a part of Crested Butte History!

Accepting submissions through September 9, 2019.

Winning artist receives $1000 and 25 FREE posters.

All mediums accepted as long as converted to a digital image!

Poster Contest Rules & Regulations

Have you booked your stay in Crested Butte yet? We’ve partnered with the Elevation Hotel and Spa to offer discounted lodging to Festival guests! Follow the link below to learn more. 

Lodging Discounts

About the Festival:

Join us in July for over 200 wildflower-based programs to celebrate wildflower season in Crested Butte! 

Hikes & Walks

Hikes & Walks

Art Workshops

Art Workshops

Photography Classes

Photography Classes

Culinary & Medicinal

Culinary & Medicinal

Garden Tours

Garden Tours

Birding & Butterflies

Birding & Butterflies

OUR MISSION

To advocate for the preservation and appreciation of wildflowers

Looking for that special gift for your favorite flower-lover? It’s right here.

Help support a 33-year tradition of education and preservation

Groups wanting to do events together should come before or after the July Festival. Let us plan a trip full of the things you want to do!

Our free printed guides help you get to the right trails and identify what you’re looking at

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Thank you 2019 Community Sponsors!