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April Events


April Events


April 1st,8th,15th,22nd


Join experienced cheesemaker Gina Marcell of the 

Mountain Goat Lodge (9582 US HWY 285) Salida,CO.

every Tuesday and Saturday at 10am-1pm.  719-626-4441.

Gina just returned from an extensive Artisanal Cheese Making course in Italy,

and offers authentic Mozzarella and Burrata classes during the next few months.

Classes are 79.00 each, and include generous samples to take home. 

April 1st & 2nd

Local Concerts

We invite you to two days of music featuring our very own local talent. Our concerts will be Saturday, April 1st from 7-9 pm and Sunday, April 2nd from 2-4 pm at:  A Church, 419 D. Street, Salida,CO. Tickets are $25, to buy tickets go to:

April 1st & 2nd

Chaffee Home & Garden Show

Chaffee County Fairgrounds 

10165 Co Rd 120, Poncha Springs, CO 81201

Saturday, April 1: 9am – 5pm, Sunday, April 2: 10am – 4pm

Admission: Adults and teens: $3, 12 and under: free (Cash only, please.)

Exhibitor & Food Vendor Listing

Discover the lineup of this year’s amazing food vendors and exhibitors!

Plan ahead by learning about their products, services

Seminar Schedule:Check out the incredible home and garden experts

we have scheduled this year!

Live Music at Larait

April 1st-The Wrecklunds, at 8.30pm

April 7th-The Lucas Parker Band, at 8.30pm

April 15th-Midnight North, at 8.30pm

April 21st-Float Like A Buffalo, at 8.30pm

April 28th-Pixie and The Partygrass Boys, at 8.30pm

April 29th-The Beaches , at 8.30 pm

Live Music at: The Larait, 206 E Main St, Buena Vista, CO. (719) 966-5065

Live Music & Trivia at High Side Bar & Grill

April 1st,29th-Sad Hands!, at 7.30pm

April 14th-Manitou Strings!, at 7.30pm

April 15th-Westrock Band!, at 7.30pm

April 21st-Pam & Dan!, at 7.30pm

April 22nd-Basilarus!, at 7.30pm

April 28th-Chris Nasca Duo!, at 7.30pm

April 5th,12th,19th,26th-Trivia, at 6pm

AT: High Side Bar & Grill, 300 West Sackett Ave, Salida, CO. (719) 539-4742

Live Music at Tres Litros Beer

April 1st- Birds of Play, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 7th-Big Horn, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 8th- High Country Hustle, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 9th-Cookie Baker & The Morsels, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

April 14th-Cousin Curtiss, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 15th-Risky Business, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 16th-Lucky Overton, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

April 20th-Ark Valley High Rollers Meet & Greet, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

April 21st-Roundhouse Assembly, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 22nd-Zephyr Jazz Project, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April23rd-Beau Bones & The Heebie Jeebies, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

April 28th-Leadville Cherokee, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 29th-DeadPhish Orchestra, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

At: Tres Litros Beer, 118 N E Street, Salida, CO. (719) 207-4519

Live Music & Trivia at Soulcraft

April 6th-LIVE MUSIC: Irish & Old Time Jam, at 6pm

April 11th & 25th-Trivia Night, at 6pm

AT: Soulcraft Brewing, 248 W Rainbow Blvd, Salida, CO. (719) 539-5428

April 6th

Full Moon Water Yoga

Come to Mt. Princeton Hot Springs for Full Moon Water Yoga

15870 Co Rd 162, Nathrop, CO.  (719) 395-2447

on  7:00-8:00 pm.  Stay to soak from 8:00-9:00pm!

$20- No reservation required, Complimentary for overnight guests.

April 12th

WINE and WOO Buena Vista

Are you wanting Clarity, Comfort, Big laughs, or some genuine inspiration from beyond? Willow Bradner, Accidental Psychic delivers just that. 

Bring your friends, your curiosity, your questions for the divine and enjoy a night of comedy, psychic readings. Every person who purchases a ticket will be given the option to put their name in the hat for a reading, if you want to observe and not ask a question, that is fine too.

Readings will be on a lottery bases of names drawn.

The Stardust is a BYO Drinks and Snacks Locations. Feel free to join sober, the Wine is not needed to WOO, it just makes for great marketing copy.

tickets: $39. The Stardust Event Center,

16450 County Road 306 Buena Vista, CO.

For Tickets:  CLICK HERE

April 15th

Eats & Beats

The Surf Hotel & Ivy Ballroom are presenting a one-of-a-kind Wine, Food & Music Collaboration. Musician & trained chef David Lawrence is joining forces with The Surf Hotel & Asian Palate to produce a curated Indian-inspired feast which will be paired with world-class winery Klinker Brick Winery. This special wine-pairing dinner will be capped off with a live concert featuring David Lawrence & the Spoonful. Dinner: 5:30pm-8pm | Show: 8pm-10:30pm
Location: Surf Hotel,
 Wesley & Rose and Ivy Ballroom

 1012 Front Loop #1, Buena Vista, CO. (719) 966-7048

Tickets: Dinner + Concert - $99.00 per person plus tax and 20% gratuity
*Secure your seat with a $50 deposit, Balance will be due upon arrival

Concert + Dessert Only (excluding dinner) - $40 **21+ for dinner
*All ages welcome for the concer. 
More info: Last years Dinner Sold-out in 5 days! So this year we got creative and added Dessert to the concert. This way all attendees get included in the food pairing. For Tickets: CLICK HERE

April 20th

A Church is hosting Salida Soup

Salida Soup will be at: A Church, 419 D. Streets in Salida, CO.

Doors open at 6PM , Dinner at 6:30PM, and Presentations at 7 p.m.

PfCA highlights 3 different programs per event, the audience votes by

donating money to choose the group who will win. Bring a pot luck to

share and $5 will get you a vote for your favorite group. Group that

wins receives the total amount donated! For more information, contact

us at PfCA HQ via email at, or text your message to

 (719) 221-9893. Go to to sign your

group up and participate in a soup!! Salida Soup is a monthly community

-based micro-granting fundraiser wherein participants actively assist in

funding community projects within the Upper Arkansas River Valley.

April 30th

The Salida Enduro​ Race

The single-day 4-stage Enduro race that combines all of the

Weekday Series stages into one incredible day on the mountain.

Race your friends, race yourself, or simply enjoy a day riding bikes

on some of the best singletrack Salida has to offer.

Click HERE to register!


McPhelemy Park
​Hwy 24 & West Main Street
​Buena Vista, CO.



For Tickets: CLICK HERE

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