One Good Weekend

Chili, Bikes, Beer, and Bands

Buy your ticket online or call 877.213.5357 to get a Full Weekend Pass for only $119*. (Only 200 tickets available)

This fall in Mt. Crested Butte, we’ll host a brand new Festival to celebrate the soul of mountain biking in the town where some of the sport’s first pioneers took their klunkers into the mountains. Follow their lead and join us September 9-11 for a weekend of live music, delicious beer, hot chili, and mountain biking.

Ticket Options:

$119 Festival Pass Includes:

  • Concerts by MILLK and Rapidgrass on Friday evening.
  • Free beer provided by Odell Brewing on Friday.
  • Evolution Bike Park ticket for Saturday.
  • Chili & Beer Entry on Saturday.
  • Evolution Bike Park ticket for Sunday
  • Concerts by Ruby Chief and The Reminders on Sunday.
  • Two free beers from Odell Brewing on Sunday.
  • Swag pack of bike socks, pint glass, and a Gunnison Valley mountain bike trail map.

Only 200 available.

BUY YOUR $119 FESTIVAL PASS NOW

$25 Friday Night Welcome Party Beer Ticket includes:

  • Concerts by MILLK and Rapidgrass on Friday evening.
  • Free beer provided by Odell Brewing on Friday.

BUY YOUR $25 FRIDAY NIGHT TICKET NOW

$10 Friday Night Welcome Party No Beer Ticket includes:

  • Concerts by MILLK and Rapidgrass on Friday evening.

BUY YOUR $10 FRIDAY NIGHT TICKET NOW

$30 Chili & Beer Ticket: SOLD OUT

  • Chili & Beer is sold out. Only way to get a ticket is to buy a full weekend pass.

$59 Sunday Ticket includes:

  • Evolution Bike Park ticket for Sunday
  • Concerts by Ruby Chief and The Reminders on Sunday.
  • Two free beers from Odell Brewing on Sunday.

BUY YOUR $59 SUNDAY TICKET NOW

$35 Sunday Ticket includes:

  • Concerts by Ruby Chief and The Reminders on Sunday.
  • Two free beers from Odell Brewing on Sunday.

BUY YOUR $35 SUNDAY TICKET NOW

Festival Schedule:

We’ve got a lot going on at this event. We’re piggybacking on the already terrific Chili & Beer, adding in great lift-served mountain biking at Evolution Bike Park, and a great weekend of music featuring Colorado headliners The Reminders and Rapidgrass Quintet.

  • Friday Evening Welcome Party: Red Lady Stage at Evolution Bike Park. Featuring Gunnison’s own MILLK opening for bluegrass powerhouse Rapidgrass Quintet. 5:30-8 PM. Free Beer for all festival attendees.
  • Saturday: Lift-served XC and Downhill Mountain Biking 9:30 AM-5 PM. Join 6-time Leadville 100 Winner Dave Wiens for a guided ride on Meander at 10 AM (guided ride limited to first 30 people to sign up). 18th Annual Chili and Beer Festival from noon-4 featuring beer from 20+ craft breweries, chili cook-off, and music from The Sweet Lilies and The Workshy.
  • Sunday: Lift-served XC and Downhill Mountain Biking 9:30 AM- 5 PM. Join Mountain Bike Hall of Famer and Crested Butte Local Doug Bradbury for a guided XC ride on Meander at 10 AM (guided ride limited to first 30 people to sign up). Ruby Chief starts at 2 PM on Red Lady Stage. Festival Awards at 3:00. The Reminders take the stage at 3:30. Two free beers per person.

chili and beer festival, Trent Bona Photo

We’ll also have a weekend-long Strava Challenge with sweet prizes including:

  • Most Climbing Challenge
  • Most Descending Challenge
  • Segment races on green, blue, and black downhill trails.

Sponsors:

Thanks to our sponsors for making this event a reality. Sponsorship inquiries may be directed to mtbinfo@gunnisoncrestedbutte.com.

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