Weddings, Private Events, and For-Profit Conferences

The Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory is able to hold weddings, private events, workshops, and conferences in the fall. Please contact us for more information about hosting an unforgettable experience in Gothic, CO! 

Lucky Penny Events and Magnified Joy Photography

Weddings and private events held at the billy barr Community Center are unique and special experience your guests will not soon forget!

 

Rental of the Community Center includes the use of the main hall, board room, catering kitchen, and outdoor 20′ x 30′ tent. The main hall can comfortably seat 128 guests for dinner.

2021 Community Center Rental Fees
Fri – Sun = $7,000
Mon- Thu = $4,950

For detailed information and to speak with a staff member, please fill out the request for information form on the tab above.

Lucky Penny Events and Magnified Joy Photography

The Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory is a wonderful place to host your conference, with flexible meeting spaces, housing, and dining options.

 

Location

The historic townsite of Gothic, CO is located just 4 miles from Mt. Crested Butte, 8 miles from the Town of Crested Butte, and 1 hour away from the Gunnison airport, it is possible to feel an entire escape to nature, while also enjoying the amenities of a nearby resort destination.

Meeting Facilities

The main lecture hall of the billy barr Community Center offers seating for 196 lecture-style and 128 for meals. Partitions can be used to adjust the space to fit smaller breakout groups if needed. A large retractable screen, projector, and connected PA system allow for live and distanced presentations.

A small conference /board room, which seats 18 comfortably around a large table, is included with full rental of the community center or can be rented on its own. This room has a wall-mounted conference television for presentations and hybrid virtual conferencing capabilities.

The community center also has an outdoor tent available for use by groups and is included in the price of renting the community center. There is only a fee if groups wish to take down the tent.

2021 Community Center Rental Fees

Rental of the billy barr Community Center includes the main hall, board room, domestic kitchen, and outdoor tent.
Fri – Sun = $7,000
Mon- Thu = $4,950

Community Center Board Room Rental

Our conference/board room seats 18 at a conference table, and we charge $315/day to rent this room. Distance connection and hybrid conferencing options are available for an additional fee.

 

Contact us for more information about housing options, breakout rooms, meals, and everything you need to host an unforgettable conference or workshop at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory!