Flauschink is an end of season celebration here in Crested Butte with royalty, polka, skiing and story telling celebrating the flushing of winter.
Tonight, Friday April 5, 2019 is the Coronation Polka Ball held at Bonez starting at 8pm to crown the King and Queen of Flauschink then polka the night away with the Chris Rouse Band!
The new Royals with then be fetted with the merry band of Has-Beens in the annual Flauschink parade down Elk Avenue at 11am on Saturday. A Children's Cape race takes place on the Spruce Magic Carpet at 1pm. The festivities will conclude on Sunday at the Flauschink Hill just above the Ice Bar/Uley's Cabin at the ski resort. This gathering starts at 1pm-ish!
By Coldwell Banker