Colorado Event Space

River Runners Browns Canyon – a unique Colorado event space on the Arkansas River

Special Events

A riverside venue for weddings and events

River Runners Browns Canyon is a unique outdoor event space on the Arkansas River – just six miles south of Buena Vista, Colorado. It includes an onsite bar and grill, camping, sand volleyball, river access, and more.

Renting the space

Make this the perfect venue for family reunions, weddings, rehearsal dinners, corporate retreats, and fundraisers.

Due to peak rafting operations, the best time to book an event is during the shoulder seasons. This is May through early June and mid-August through September.

Pricing ranges from $2,000/day for the lower beach to $5,000/day for the entire venue. Space is limited.

Please call 800-723-8987 for event pricing.

The property

Buena Vista Event Space
The venue features the Riverside Bar & Grill, four group campsites, a sand volleyball court, a beach, a stage for live music, and boating access to the Arkansas River.

The Riverside Bar & Grill

Riverside Bar & Grill

Relax riverside

The Riverside Bar & Grill offers great food and a fun place to hang out. Featured menu items include fish tacos, veggie burritos, pulled pork sandwiches, kids quesadillas, natural sodas, iced tea, margaritas, and local draft beer from Eddyline Brewery.

Raft the Arkansas River

Colorado whitewater rafting.

Colorado Whitewater Rafting

River Runners Browns Canyon is at the put-in for Browns Canyon National Monument and the take-out for the Milk Run. This makes it a perfect launching or landing point for whitewater rafting, kayaking, and stand-up paddleboarding. Guided rafting tours are available through River Runners.