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Flower Power

Now that the snow has stopped (?), the state-designated Wildflower Capital of Colorado can breathe a sigh of relief and gear up for its 28th annual Crested Butte Wildflower Festival, July 7-13. Over 200 events, including hands-on workshops, lectures, special dinners, hikes, jeep and van tours, and garden tours draw crowds to the tiny town. The same week also brings the Crested Butte Wine & Food Festival, Crested Butte Music Festival, Crested Butte Plein Air Invitational and Gunnison Cattlemen's Days, so get your tickets and lodging arrangements settled, stat.