Even the most avid outdoor enthusiast needs a day off every now and then. In Lake City, there is no shortage of ways to fill your days off and nights on the town. Lake City's organizations and businesses offer a wide variety of events, including music performances, exercise classes, arts and crafts, festivals, plays, kid friendly activities, races, and historic tours. Stop by and see what all is going on!


Do you have an event to add to the calendar, or have your event plans changed? Please call 944-2527 or email the details to the Chamber.





  • Tuesdays - Sportsman’s Outdoor Fly Shop - Free Fly Fishing Clinics June thru August at 10am and Saturdays too. More info 944-2526
  • Wednesdays - BINGO at the Armory. 7pm. Cash and merchandise prizes. 10 games. $5 per card or 5 for $20. One card covers all 10 games. NEW! TWO GAME SETS OF BINGO IN JULY ONLY - 5pm and 7pm. Begins June 18th through mid-August. 
  • Wednesdays - Dan’s Fly Shop - Free Fly Fishing Clinics June thru August, Wednesday at 10am. More info 944-2281 
  • Thursdays - Guided Tours of Historic District hosted by Hinsdale County Museum. Walking tour of Lake City’s historic district. Meet at Museum at 10:30 am. 970-944-2050. June 26 - August 7
  • Fridays - Ghost Tour hosted by Hinsdale County Museum. Walking tour of Lake City’s most notorious ghost haunts. Meet at Museum at 8 pm. Most Fridays, please call to confirm tour date and reserve a space. 970-944-2050. June 27 - August 15
  • Saturdays - Sportsman’s Outdoor Fly Shop - Free Fly Fishing Clinics June thru August at 10am and Tuesdays too. More info 944-2526
  • Library Hours - Mon-Fri 1-5 pm, Sat 10-1pm.


Lake City Area Recreation Department. 944-5227 

  • Everyday - Armory Walking 9-10am
  • Mon - Open Basketball, Armory 10-:30am-Noon, Climbing Wall & Inflatables, Armory 1:30-3pm, Open Basketball, Armory 6-8pm, Teen Weight Lifting, Armory 7pm
  • Tues  - Kids Gym 5 and under, Armory 12:30-1:30pm, Softball, Memorial Park 5:45pm, Movie Night/Teen Night, Armory 9pm
  • Wed - Tai Chi, Armory 8-9am, Open Basketball, Armory 10-:30am-Noon, Teen Weight Lifting, Armory 7pm, Bingo, Armory hosted by Chamber 7pm
  • Thur - Softball, Memorial Park 5:45pm
  • Fri - Tai Chi, Armory 8-9am, Kids Gym 5 and under, Armory 12:30-1:30pm, Climbing Wall & Inflatables, Armory 1:30-3pm, Teen Center, Armory 7th to 12th grade 7-10pm
  • Sat - Teen Weight Lifting, Armory 7pm
  • Sun - Adult Soccer, Memorial Park 3-4:30pm



Lake City Arts schedule online at 

Creede Repertory Theatre schedule online at


September 2014

September 13. 23rd Colorfest Arts & Crafts Fair. 10am to 4pm at the Lake City Town Park. Fine art and crafts, and good food. More info at

September 19. Live Music at The Depot Saloon featuring The Instagators, 8pm

September 20. Uncorked Wine and Music Festival. Enjoy good music, good wine, good food, and good friends under the changing aspen leaves of historic Lake City. Gates open at 10:00 a.m.  More info about the schedule of events, featured bands, and tickets can be found at Event proceeds benefit the community - Lake City DIRT, a local nonprofit that oversees the Main Street program. 


October 2014

Hunter's Ball & Community Dinner. Enjoy a great brisket dinner from Sportsman's BBQ Station with unlimited sides, desserts and cash bar. Doors open at 5pm. Door prizes, silent auction and raffles! Hosted by the LCHC Chamber of Commerce.