Sandbags and Flowers

sandbags flowersThanks to the overwhelming assistance from the State of Colorado and other partners, Lake City is prepared for potential flooding after an unprecedented avalanche cycle.  Sandbags and hanging baskets of flowers were delivered to Main Street businesses on the same day!  The air temperatures are cooperating with a steady run-off and there is no imminent threat.  Come and enjoy Lake City today! 

'Lake City Blooms' Project Accepting Donations

Lake City Blooms is now accepting donations for the upcoming summer! Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Funding goes towards purchasing hanging baskets, barrel inserts. This will be year three for this project!

Coffee & Conversation to be held Thursday, April 25, 2019

Please join us for the next Coffee & Conversation at the Confluence at 9:00 a.m. on April 25th.  Events are informal, with coffee sponsored by Lake City DIRT.

We will be following up with emergency recovery assistance opportunities and determining consistent marketing for the upcoming season.  Please come and brainstorm about resident and tourist messaging and how to access state assistance. 

Celebrate Lake City: April 9th

Lake City DIRT and the Chamber of Commerce invite you to the annual Celebrate Lake City extravaganza!  Join friends and neighbors celebrating accomplishments of local governments and nonprofit organizations on April 9th at 5:30 p.m.

This year’s event will be held at the Arts Center hosted by emcee Philip Virden.  A complimentary meal of Chicken Divan, Sausage/Lentil/Rice Bake and Veggie Baked Pasta will be provided with a cash bar and free desserts. 

Below is the 2019 Flyer and Program.  You can pick up flyers to display throughout the community at the Chamber of Commerce, beginning Tuesday, March 12th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Don’t forget to nominate organization, business, and citizen of the year at the Chamber of Commerce (more information coming soon)!  Call DIRT at 970-596-9071 or the Chamber at 970-944-2527 with any questions.   

Lake City Celebrate

Winter Whiteout 

Highlights Include:

January 26:  Lake San Cristobal Pond Hockey

February 2:  Dual Slalom Ski Race

February 9:  Lake City Ice Climbing Festival

February 10:  Snowshoe Race

February 16:  Lake City Ice Fishing Derby

February 23:  Platinum Paddle Pond Hockey Tourney

February 23: Lake San Cristobal Brew-ski

March 2: Matt Milski Memorial Ski Race

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