Craig Happenings and Blog

Summer Backyard BBQ Tips

Posted by Step Beyond Media on June 11, 2018 in  Activities  Community  Get Outside
Nothing says summer fun like a backyard BBQ. The summer weather in Craig is beautiful, so it is time to clean off your grill, invite your family and friends and get ready for a good old-fashioned day of American summertime fun. Here are some tips to help you throw a BBQ you and your loved ones won’t soon forget.   1.       Keep the menu simple When hosting a party if your menu becomes to elaborate it can lead you to feel stressed and not leave you time to spend with your ... read more

Outdoor Activities near Craig

Posted by Step Beyond Media on June 06, 2018 in  Activities  Community  Craig  Get Outside
Whether you enjoy riding, hiking, climbing, or just sight-seeing, Craig has something for you.  With several parks, reservoirs, and surrounding mountains, Craig is an undiscovered and uncrowded area to explore. Visit Cedar Mountain just outside of town for a full day of fun.  This mountain offers great rock climbing and beautiful views.  Hiking and biking are also some enjoyable activities suggested in the area. At an elevation of 6,500 feet, you will be able to see all of the town of Craig and a bi... read more

Event Spotlight: Whittle the Wood Rendezvous

Posted by Step Beyond Media on May 29, 2018 in  Activities  Community  Craig  Get Outside
Looking for something to take dad to this Father’s Day.  Start planning now to attend the 19th Annual Whittle the Wood Rendezvous in Craig this year.  Watch as twelve master carvers from around the country transform tree stumps over four days into breathtaking works for art.  When several trees in Craig became diseased, the community responded by starting the first Whittle the Wood festival.  From then on, the event has become a county phenomenon.   Thinking that watching wood carv... read more

Upcoming Events in Craig, Colorado

Posted by Step Beyond Media on May 17, 2018 in  Activities  Community  Craig  Get Outside
MOVIE MATINEE - 5/17Head over to the Senior Social Center TODAY for a movie on the big screen TV!  For SSC members, the suggested donation is $1 and for non-members the suggested donation is $3.  You can learn more about what they are showing at 1:00 at http://www.seniorsocialcenter.orgCRAIG CLEAN-UP DAYS - 5/19 - 20This Saturday and Sunday you can drop off tires, appliances, and batteries at the north end of City Park from 8:30 - 3:00 PM.ELKHEAD WRANGLERS 4H JACKPOT SHOW - 5/19Moffat County Fairgrou... read more

Why You Should Visit Craig, Colorado

Posted by Step Beyond Media on May 04, 2018 in  Activities  Community  Craig  Get Outside
Craig, CO, is known as the land of the rugged by its landscapes, plentiful recreational activities, and its rich history. At a population of approximately 9,000 people, it offers a small town vibe that isn’t concerned with busyness, but hospitality. One way Craig exhibits its hospitality is through its local restaurant options. Here are some of our favorites!Carelli’s Italian Restaurant fills up extremely quick, so be sure to make a reservation! Their casual yet “homey” environment and delic... read more