Muck & Mire on the Mountain at Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort
Outdoor, live music acts and a variety of events and activities, including the Copper Country Arts Festival and the Copper Kids’ Corral, animate Copper Mountain Resort during the annual end-of-summer bash, Copper Country. This free Labor Day tradition welcomes big-name performers Keb’ Mo’, Rosanne Cash and The Mavericks, plus many more talented musicians during three full days of festivities, August 31 – September 2, 2012.
The fun-filled weekend begins with the Fridays at Copper series, offering an evening concert by Katey Laurel, the 2011 winner of the Colorado Texaco Country Showdown, followed by Disney’s feature film, The Muppets (PG), playing at the Burning Stones Outdoor Theater. All day Friday, guests are privileged to free Village activities with every $30 spent at Copper’s dining and retail establishments. (continue reading…)
This photo taken August 15, looking east into the valley floor of Telluride, is of the smoke haze due to fires in states to the north and west of Colorado brought in by changing weather patterns and Jetstream according to regional Interagency Fire Management Unit.
Copper Mountain Ski Resort welcomes Mountain Pose Medicine and Yoga Symposium and Genuine Jazz and Wine, Aug. 22 – 26. The weekend is truly full of something for everyone from wine enthusiasts, jazz connoisseurs, yoga beginners to the yogi extraordinaire. (continue reading…)
Copper Mountain Resort hosts the Warrior Dash for its third consecutive year on Saturday, August 18 and Sunday, August 19. Warrior Dash is a fierce 5K event that challenges, and welcomes, all athletic abilities. Adventure–seeking athletes will head to Copper Mountain Ski Resort to conquer 12 bigger and badder obstacles over more than three miles of extreme terrain. After completing the intense physical challenge, participants will celebrate their accomplishments alongside friends and family with live music, food, beer and front row seats to some of the most grueling obstacles. (continue reading…)