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July 28th-30th Music Festival FAQ’s

by July 19, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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There’s all kinds of information about the upcoming Collegiate Peaks Music Festival over at BVmusicfest.com. Below you will find answers to some “Frequently Asked Questions” [that's what FAQ means, FYI ] If you have a particular question about this years festival, please read the questions and answers below. If you do not [...] Read more »

My Street Makes Me Happy

by July 8, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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I’m in a hurry to finish this post cause I have an impromptu community picnic in the park to make it to. I’ll be wheeling the barbecue, table and chairs over to enjoy some quality time with my neighbors while my kids tear around with their little friends from across the alley. I’m a lucky [...] Read more »

A Beautiful July 4th in Buena Vista

by July 5, 2011 » Add the second comment.
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What an awesome July 4th weekend we had here in Buena Vista! So many thanks to everyone that turned out for a hugely successful Pickin’ and Paddlin’ in the Park and to all the volunteers and sponsors that made the event possible.

Reclaimed Cottages Become Mountain Town Infill

by July 1, 2011 » Add more comments.
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Beginning summer 2011, The makers of South Main are bringing the Cedar Street Cottages to Buena Vista’s historic downtown. This unique infill project features 12 beautifully-designed and built one and two-bedroom “Katrina Cottages” originally used as emergency housing after hurricane Katrina. With the majority offered for long-term lease, the cottages will offer downtown living [...] Read more »

The Games Begin!

by June 21, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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Well I’ve been in Plattling, Germany preparing for the World Championships for 10 days now. Last night was the opening ceremonies and today most classes except for the Men compete- the show is finally on the road! Before I get on to the writing, here’s a photo gallery of the really fun opening ceremonies last [...] Read more »

Jed & Dustin Surf the High Water 1.5 Wave

by June 19, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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The Numbers is our bread and butter class 4 run in Buena Vista, and when it hits around 2,800-3,000 cfs, we like to head up and surf the 1.5 Wave. It’s a very fast, super-dynamic wave that’s fun to just surf and hang on. If you can set up and time it right, you can [...] Read more »

Record-Breaking Scores at the BV Pro-Am

by June 1, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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Maybe it was all the carbon fiber Rock Stars sitting in the eddy. It was probably also the Downtown Hole’s user-friendliness and the fact that most hole moves were possible there. One way or another, it was quite a show Saturday night for the finals of the BV Pro-Am, as myself and Stephen Wright each [...] Read more »

Fun and Sun for BV Pro-Am Open Classes

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The BV Pro Rodeo became the BV Pro-Am this year as we offered a number of open classes, and the response was really exciting! We had around 30 open competitors vying for a whole pile of prizes, including a Jackson Kayak All Star, won by Open Men’s competitor Craig Phillips! It was so great to [...] Read more »

Adventure XStream Comes to South Main

by May 19, 2011 » Add the first comment.

It was so great to have the Adventure XStream race based in the South Main Town Square again this year! Thanks to all involved. Here’s a nice video of what the race is like!

Music Festival Returns to South Main This July!

by May 13, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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With Keller Williams headlining, we are thrilled to host the 2011 Collegiate Peaks Music Festival in the South Main Town Square this July 28th-30th! We wrote a few months ago about some of the event’s new organizers,  South Main residents Bobby and Angela Kuepper. Well the new organizers are really taking the festival to a [...] Read more »