The North Fork Valley of Colorado – comprised of the 3 towns of Paonia, Hotchkiss and Crawford – is a thriving community with visionary artists, creative businesses, and a special quality of life. The North Fork Valley Creative Coalition is a nonprofit organization that manages the North Fork Valley Creative District, one of twelve certified creative districts in Colorado.
Our goals are to grow the valley’s economy by:
- Attracting more visitors
- Encouraging artists and creative entrepreneurs to find their homes here
- Revitalizing and beautifying our community
- Celebrating and strengthening our community’s unique identity and heritage
- Showcasing cultural and artistic organizations, events and amenities
- Enhancing and preserving a quality of life here that is very special