DIRT Seeking Sponsorships for 2018 Projects

LAKE CITY, COLO., (February 17, 2018): Lake City DIRT relies on business sponsorships for projects such as the Lake City Uncorked Wine and Music Festival, August is Lake City History Month, and the holiday event held in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce. We will host again this year downtown hanging baskets of flowers. More information can be found here

Lake City DIRT is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to preserving and enhancing Lake City's historic and commercial district, in partnership with Hinsdale County, the Town of Lake City, the Department of Local Affairs Colorado Main Street program, and many more partners, donors, residents, and businesses.

February in Lake City!

isaac borchers snowboardingFebruary is a busy month for outdoor activities in chilly Hinsdale County!  Bundle up and join us for the Ice Climbing Festival on February 10th; the Cannibal Snowshoe Race on February 11th; the Ice Fishing Derby and Matt Milski Memorial Race on February 17th at the Lake City Ski Hill.  More information on events can be found at www.lakecity.com 

Ute Ulay Project received History Colorado Hart Award

hart award winners


Lake City Ice Climbs park improvements

lake city ice climbingThanks to a Department of Local Affairs Main Street grant, the Town of Lake City and Lake City DIRT are working together on improvements to the Lake City Ice Climbs park, located just at the edge of city limits. 

Ute Ulay Updates

ute ulay fencingUte Ulay receives fill material, new fencing, and debris removed last month under an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) grant through the Colorado Department of Public Health & the Environment (CDPHE).  Work was completed primarily by Hinsdale County's Road & Bridge crew.   This $71,500 project completes the remediation portion of site work.

Missing Mistletoe, Holiday Luncheons, and Goodies ‘n Gifts


LAKE CITY, COLO., (December 17, 2017) – One more week to participate in the Missing Mistletoe hunt.   Pick up a card and receive ten initials from the more than 30 participating businesses this year.  And – at the John Wagner Public Library – check out the SUPER COOL goody basket you can win.  Completed cards can be turned in at the Chamber of Commerce and the second winner drawing will occur at the Goodies ‘n Gifts event.  Find the mistletoe!  And shop locally for holiday gifts! 

Community holiday luncheons are being sponsored this week by Hinsdale County (Wednesday) and the Lake City Community School (Friday).  Enjoy the annual Choir Concert Friday night at 7 pm at the Presbyterian Church. 

Check out the Goodies ‘n Gifts event from 12 noon to 3 pm on Saturday December 23rd at the Arts Center.  Featuring local artists and other vendors, this craft show and bake sale benefits the Parent Student Teacher Association at the School. 

Complete holiday calendar