Explore some of the other Colorado Creative Districts!

Crested Butte Creative District (CBCD)

Visit us in the Historic Downtown of Crested Butte, CO!

our diverse cultural events and unique programming

in celebration of our eclectic spirit

our galleries and independent merchants

our creative cuisine & local libations


North Fork Valley Creative Coalition (Paonia, Hotchkiss, and Crawford)


The North Fork Valley of Colorado – comprised of the 3 towns of Paonia, Hotchkiss and Crawford – is a thriving community with visionary artists, creative businesses, and a special quality of life. The North Fork Valley Creative Coalition is a nonprofit organization that manages the North Fork Valley Creative District, one of eighteen certified creative districts in Colorado.

Our goals are to grow the valley’s economy by:

  • Attracting more visitors
  • Encouraging artists and creative entrepreneurs to find their homes here
  • Revitalizing and beautifying our community
  • Celebrating and strengthening our community’s unique identity and heritage
  • Showcasing cultural and artistic organizations, events and amenities
  • Enhancing and preserving a quality of life here that is very special