The Community Center adjoins the Museum and acts as a gathering place for large groups. It may be reserved for parties, weddings, reunions, dances, or community gatherings. The Center features 3,500 sq. ft. of floor space, seating space for 200, full kitchen, bathroom facilities and audio/video equipment. The Annex, also known as the Cave, attached to the Center, offers an additional 6,000 sq.ft., seating space for 300 people and a fully stocked bar.
The community center hosts Bingo, on behalf of the Elks Lodge, every Monday, June through September, except when the community center is being used for reserved special events. Check the events calendar for times.
The community center hosts the Woodcarvers exhibition, Rock and Mineral Show and every other year, the Community center hosts the Quilt show.
February is the month for the Chili Cook Off. The public is invited to come and taste a wide variety of chili prepared by Creede residents.
March is the month the Cave hosts the Fat Tuesday Party. This event plays off Mardi Gras in New Orleans and gives the community a nice opportunity to gather and break up the monotony of the long winters here in Creede.
April brings the community a Murder Mystery Dinner, where the community center is transformed into a venue that fits the theme for the murder mystery. This event has limited seating and sells out quickly. Be sure to check the events calendar for the date and time. Get your reservation in early so you don't miss this well attended event.
May is the month the community gears up for the Spring/Summer season. The cave hosts a themed dance to kick off the season
Annually the community center hosts a Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner for the community sponsored by several community groups and churches.
THESE EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO POPULARITY OR SCHEDULE CONFLICTS SO PLEASE CHECK EVENT PAGE FOR UPDATED EVENTS.
Availability and UseThe community center is available for use by the general public. Rental Fees are determined by the size of event and whether it is considered a multi day event. Please review the rental agreement for details and associated costs.
The community center is available for weddings, family reunions, memorial services and seminars. It can be decorated to fit the needs of the parties renting the facility. A full service bar and bartenders are available upon request.
1. Full Kitchen: necessary tableware and equipment for large gatherings
2. Meeting rooms, Cave area allows up to 250 people full service bar available
3. PA system includes mixer, tape deck, cordless microphone and DVD, VCR & TV.
4. 600 pound Ice Maker, Professional convection oven,chairs and tables to seat 250
Please review the calendar for availability