RECENT Happenings

Many thanks to the entire community for helping out the Minturn families displaced by a recent fire in town.  Your generosity and kindness made all the difference in the world!


mission & vision

The MCF exists to connect people, enhance lives, and preserve the culture of Minturn.
  • 1996-Live in Minturn Concert Series was started to raise funds for the then volunteer fire department.
  • 2002-MCF founders (Andy Kaufman and Al Brown) formally incorporate as a 501c3.
  • 2003-MCF receives a grant to help start Radio Free Minturn.
  • 2005-MCF board members receive grant funding to build a new amphitheater at Little Beach Park.
  • 2011-The ever-popular Thursday Night Concert Series begins in the summer.  Free and open to the public, the MCF books diverse and talented musical acts from the Vail Valley and beyond.
  • 2013-The Minturn Community Gardens space is created - and continues to grow and prosper each summer!
  • 2016-the town and MCF partner to launch the one-of-a-kind Minturn Barstool Races.
  • 2016-MCF provides funding for two children's theater programs in the summer, collaborating with the Vail Performing Arts Academy and Missoula Children's Theatre to offer performance opportunities and live theater at Little Beach Amphitheater.

Earle Bidez
MCF Board Vice-President

​​volunteering

The MCF has numerous volunteer opportunities each year. We need you to help us succeed!

Meet Our team: Board OF DIRECTORS

Our History

Jane Cancan Rohr

Terry Armistead

Woody Woodruff

Diana Scherr
MCF Board President