Tag: Summer Events
The first Valhalla Nights of the summer will take place tomorrow – Friday, July 12, from 4 – 9 p.m. at Elk Camp in Snowmass. Valhalla Nights is an extension of the popular Ullr Nights that debuted this winter at Elk Camp and will feature evening downhilling and Bike Snowmass access, campfire and s’mores, lawn games, a climbing wall, a children’s playground and bikes, a fishing pond, live music and a BBQ.
As the country prepares for the biggest celebration of the summer, Colorado Ski Country resorts are enticing guests to experience the Fourth of July Weekend in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains. This summer, the Fourth of July falls on a Thursday, giving visitors the opportunity to take an extended vacation in resort communities and sample the many events and activities taking place.
The Silver Queen Gondola on Aspen Mountain is currently open on weekends until daily service resumes on Saturday, June 15. Daily service runs June 15 – September 2 until the gondola returns to weekends only September 7 – 29.
On June 14, Copper Mountain is primed to spring into the summer season with endless activities for every age, ski and snowboard summer camps, and a full line-up of headlining events.
The sun is shining and the snow is melting meaning only one thing: summer in the high country is just around the corner. Copper’s Summer Activity Passes are the best bang for the buck in the high country. Copper’s Summer Activity Passes are available for just $74 for a season pass or $44 for a day pass and include unlimited access to mini golf, diggler mountain rides, scenic chairlift rides, bumper boats and paddle boats, mountain bike equipment haul, climbing wall, quad bungee jump, and Summit County’s only go-kart track. Village at Copper activities will be open daily starting June 14 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Sunday – Thursday and 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Fridays at Copper are back this summer and include free music, free movies, and free activities. Simply spend $40 in the Village’s restaurants and shops to receive free tickets to one of each of Copper’s village activities.
This summer, Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) resorts are hosting a variety of events that will appeal to guests of all ages and interests, including several unique activities that won’t take place anywhere else. Summertime provides the perfect opportunity for guests to escape the heat of the city and head to the mountains for cooler temperatures and a litany of events.
Whether it’s a quick, weekend getaway or an extended vacation, Winter Park and surrounding area have the perfect summer lodging package for any schedule and budget. The great deals allow visitors an affordable opportunity to enjoy the many summer activities and events, including the Resort’s Trestle Bike Park, Colorado’s longest Alpine Slide, Colorado Freeride Festival, and many others through the summer. Winter Park Resort’s summer season begins on Saturday, June 15.
For the first time ever, Winter Park Resort will pair the flavors of well-known whiskeys with some of the tastiest buffalo wing recipes around, all in the beautiful backdrop of the Rocky Mountains. This festival is the perfect opportunity to sample some of the best whiskey and wings in Colorado. With a variety of styles and flavors guests will be sure to find their favorite combination. A free concert will also feature the Jami Lunde Band throughout the festival.
Guests are invited to vote for their favorite wing recipe to determine the People’s Choice Award for the Best Wings. First prize is $500 and two VIP tickets to tour the Stranahan’s Distillery in Denver. Cash prizes will also be available for second and third place winners. (continue reading…)