Gypsum Daze

In 2017, our weekend begins on Wednesday July 12th with a special classical music concert in grand fashion. 2017 will host Vail Bravo and a large scale Symphony event. 

Thursday July 13th Lundgren Theater will host Praise in the Park at 6:30pm. This is a community worship event featuring bands and live performances from valley churches. 

Friday afternoon, bounce into the Gypsum Recreation Center for the 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament.

At 2:00pm, the Department of Wildlife and the Town of Gypsum will Host the Fishing is Fun event at Gypsum Ponds. The town asks that you park along the Shooting Rage road and catch the free shuttle to the ponds. That evening, the weekend starts to hop with our Youth Talent show at 6:00pm at Lundgren Theater.

Following the Talent Show, we will host the first annual Gypsum Daze Stampede. Honky Tonk Country under our striped tent. Hay bales and country dance instructors to help you kick up your feet.

Saturday is the big day. The day begins with the 5K Run/Race at 8:00am. If you are a spectator of the race, grab some pancakes at the Gypsum Fire Pancake Breakfast from 7:00am to 10:00am. Following the 5k Race, the Parade will be ramping up to start at 10am. In the meantime, the Classic Car Show will also be filling up with roadsters of all types. 

The Gypsum Gun Club will host the Free Family Fun Shoot complete with free food, and opportunities to try your hands at the shooting range. Ammo and gun use is also provided at no charge.

Throughout the day Saturday, the Midway will be offering great eats as well as great shopping for the trinket collector or the fine art aficionado.

Kids of all ages, there is a whole area of fun for you in our FREE Kiddie Playland. We will have bungee jumping, a petting zoo, carricature artist, face painting, crafts, kiddie train, water slides, bouncers and so much more!

When the sun sets on Gypsum, the doors will open for our signature country concert event.

Gypsum Daze is a Community event that is not to be missed. Join us for big family fun in a small town.


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