The town of Creede is having their 23rd Annual Chocolate Festival on the weekend of November 23 & 24. This festival will start at 11:00 A.M. Friday morning, and continue on into Saturday. Tickets (which are limited!) are $8.00 each and grant you access to numerous chocolate tastings from stores, restaurants, and galleries in Creede. When tickets are purchased, be sure to specify which day of the festival you will be attending in the "Special Instructions" box. If you do not mention which day you will be attending, your tickets will default automatically to Friday!
Monte Vista Crane Festival For the past 2,000 years, the Monte Vista Wildlife Refuge has witnessed the migration of thousands of sandhill cranes. This year the 31st Annual Monte Vista Crane Festival will be March 7-9, and will be educational as well as fun. They will have an arts & crafts fair, bus tours, and educational lectures at the Middle School by biologists & wildlife experts