Lovers of fine arts and crafts will find a vast array of artisans and crafters displaying and selling their unique creations in pottery, sculpture, glass, jewelry, fashion, home décor, furniture, home accessories, and photography. The annual celebration of the Fall Solstice, will introduce new and emerging artists showcasing the latest trends in handmade crafts and fine art.  This event is located in the heart of Beautiful Downtown Crested Butte on the west side of Elk Avenue.  The show is happening on a very busy weekend as it is the height of the Autumn Fall colors and simultaneous to the popular farmers market and also the Vinotok Fall Harvest Festival.


COVID-19: SAFETY at the ARTumn Festival

We value the health and safety of our community. Please abide by all of these safety guidelines: 

  • Face masks or Face coverings are required, so please wear a face covering while at the event.

  • For your safety, please register in the contact tracing notebook found at the entrance.

  • The entrance is on the west side of the parking lot at 1st and Elk Ave and the exit is on the eastern side.  Please observe the designated entrance and exit points.

  • Please respect the one way customer flow of traffic.

  • Those who are ill, especially if experiencing fever, cough or shortness of breath, shall not enter the event.  Do not come to the event or enter the event space if you have been in close contact with a person suspected or confirmed to have COVID-19, and you should self-quarantine.

  • Cover coughs or sneezes (into the sleeve or elbow, not hands.)

  • Please wash and/or sanitize your hands often. 

  • Practice physical distancing of 6 feet or more while shopping and please do not congregate in groups.   Please refrain from mixing and mingling with others not in their household during the event, as much as possible.

  • Contactless electronic Payments are strongly preferred.

  • Populations at higher risk for severe COVID-19 should consider additional protections or consider staying home during this time.

  • Be safe and have fun.


There is an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 in any public place where people are present. The CDC advises senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By entering the ARTumn Festival, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.


A portion of the event vendor fees benefit the 

Adaptive Sports Center of Crested Butte

Click here to make a donation to this wonderful organization