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Holiday 2014

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25 Things No One Else Will Tell You About Aspen Dining

25 Things No One Else Will Tell You About Aspen Dining

Who has the best steak in town? What about the most authentic pasta dishes? We’ve turned Aspen and Snowmass upside down to uncover the most useful dining advice ever.

The Original

The Original

Aspen Mountain was town’s first ski area. Nearly seventy years later, she’s still one of the most enigmatic combinations of lifts and terrain in North America. Getting to know her many facets...

Experience Required

Experience Required

The new Aspen Art Museum makes a bold statement from the outside. But it’s what goes on inside that’s creating a bigger impact.

Sojourner Salutes

Sojourner Salutes

On Aspen Sojourner’s twentieth anniversary of honoring locals for their positive impacts on the Roaring Fork Valley, we choose four from the pillars of the Aspen experience: skiing, the media,...

Cirque des Neiges

Cirque des Neiges

Something wintry this way comes, as skiwear goes under the big top.

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Market Share

Market Share

Wendy Mitchell opens a one-of-a-kind café and farm shop downtown.

Community Table

Community Table

The mixed bag of the community table was once an Aspen hallmark. Here’s our fantasy guest list to restart the trend.

Back to Work

Back to Work

Fans of the ceramic arts likely know Sam Harvey because he has co-owned the successful Harvey/Meadows Gallery with fellow ceramist Alleghany Meadows since 2005. Or perhaps Harvey’s name rings a...

Fine Lines

Fine Lines

Fine Lines; The choice is yours: refine, seduce, or provoke...

Fashion Essentials

Fashion Essentials

Over the course of a few weekends this past fall, I conducted a retail experiment in Aspen’s downtown core. Wearing kicking-it-at-the-farmers’-market attire, I wandered into several of...

Spin to Win

Spin to Win

From the Aspen club scene to the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Michael Nakagawa, a.k.a. “DJ Naka G,” has spun his way around the world, creating a soundtrack for all of the action along the way.

Contemporary Art Survival Guide

Contemporary Art Survival Guide

Intimidated by challenging art? Don’t be. The trick is simply knowing what to say.

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5:00 PM -

John Tartaglia’s ImaginOcean

After starring in Broadway’s Shrek The Musical and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Tony Award nominee John Tartaglia has created ImaginOcean to bring family fun to kids of all ages....

Cost: Adult tickets, $25; 16 and under, $20

Where?
Wheeler Opera House
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-920-5770
Website »

Aspen/Snowmass Freeskiing Open

Amateur riders get the chance to take on professional courses in one of the last and longest-running independent open competitions in the nation, which brings around 200 competitors (from six...

Where?
Buttermilk Mountain
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-923-1227
Website »

Bud Light Big Air Fridays

Big Air Fridays, now entering its fourteenth year, attracts athletes of all skill levels to upper Fanny Hill’s forty-foot jump in Snowmass to show off what they’ve been working on....

Where?
Fanny Hill
Snowmass, CO  81615

For more information:
Telephone: 970-922-2233
Website »

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Travel along mountain streams, over ridgelines, and through beautiful valleys while learning about mountain ecology on the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies’ naturalist-guided...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

Bud Light Big Air Fridays

Big Air Fridays, now entering its fourteenth year, attracts athletes of all skill levels to upper Fanny Hill’s forty-foot jump in Snowmass to show off what they’ve been working on....

Where?
Fanny Hill
Snowmass, CO  81615

For more information:
Telephone: 970-922-2233
Website »

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Travel along mountain streams, over ridgelines, and through beautiful valleys while learning about mountain ecology on the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies’ naturalist-guided...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Time Travel Tuesdays

Nothing defines winter in Aspen like skiing. In partnership with Aspen Sojourner, this season’s Time Travel Tuesday lectures and panel discussions will focus on the history of skiing, from...

Cost: $10

Where?
Limelight Hotel
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-3721
Website »

7:00 PM -

Tuesday Writers Group

Budding and established writers alike can benefit from the peer editing offered by the Aspen Writers’ Foundation’s Tuesday Writers’ Group. All writers are welcome, so be sure...

Where?
Red Brick Center for the Arts
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-920-5770
Website »

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Travel along mountain streams, over ridgelines, and through beautiful valleys while learning about mountain ecology on the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies’ naturalist-guided...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

Bud Light Big Air Fridays

Big Air Fridays, now entering its fourteenth year, attracts athletes of all skill levels to upper Fanny Hill’s forty-foot jump in Snowmass to show off what they’ve been working on....

Where?
Fanny Hill
Snowmass, CO  81615

For more information:
Telephone: 970-922-2233
Website »

12:30 PM -

Aspen Business Luncheon

Expand your business acumen each week with a host of guest speakers that has included Madeleine Albright, Walter Isaacson, and Stein Eriksen.

Where?
Various Locations
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Website »

7:00 PM -

ACES Potbelly Perspectives

An increasingly popular slideshow and lecture series that features Aspen locals or visitors with exciting accounts of world travel and adventure. 7:00p.m. at the Aspen Center for Environmental...

Cost: Free for members, $5 for nonmembers

Where?
Hallam Lake
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Travel along mountain streams, over ridgelines, and through beautiful valleys while learning about mountain ecology on the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies’ naturalist-guided...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

Bud Light Big Air Fridays

Big Air Fridays, now entering its fourteenth year, attracts athletes of all skill levels to upper Fanny Hill’s forty-foot jump in Snowmass to show off what they’ve been working on....

Where?
Fanny Hill
Snowmass, CO  81615

For more information:
Telephone: 970-922-2233
Website »

5:30 PM -

The Met: Live in HD

French composer Georges Bizet struggled to land Carmen on the Parisian stage in 1875, but the opera is still going strong 140 years later. Carmen lights up the Wheeler Opera House live in HD via...

Cost: $20

Where?
Wheeler Opera House
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-920-5770
Website »

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Travel along mountain streams, over ridgelines, and through beautiful valleys while learning about mountain ecology on the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies’ naturalist-guided...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

JAS Café Downstairs @ the Nell

JAS Aspen has a twenty-five-year history, but the JAS Café was christened only in 2010 (and saw its programming dramatically expanded in 2012 and 2013). The Little Nell space seats about...

Where?
The Little Nell
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-920-4996
Website »

Bud Light Big Air Fridays

Big Air Fridays, now entering its fourteenth year, attracts athletes of all skill levels to upper Fanny Hill’s forty-foot jump in Snowmass to show off what they’ve been working on....

Where?
Fanny Hill
Snowmass, CO  81615

For more information:
Telephone: 970-922-2233
Website »

12:30 PM -

Aspen Women to Women

Now a three-year tradition, Women to Women is limited to just twenty women per lunch, an intimate way to meet new friends and clients in town.

Where?
bb's
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM -

Molly Ringwald

You know her from The Breakfast Club and Pretty in Pink; now see the 1980s ultimate it-girl and Golden Globe winner live in person. Molly Ringwald (who began performing with her pianist...

Cost: $45

Where?
Wheeler Opera House
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-920-5770
Website »

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Travel along mountain streams, over ridgelines, and through beautiful valleys while learning about mountain ecology on the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies’ naturalist-guided...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

Bud Light Big Air Fridays

Big Air Fridays, now entering its fourteenth year, attracts athletes of all skill levels to upper Fanny Hill’s forty-foot jump in Snowmass to show off what they’ve been working on....

Where?
Fanny Hill
Snowmass, CO  81615

For more information:
Telephone: 970-922-2233
Website »

JAS Café Downstairs @ the Nell

JAS Aspen has a twenty-five-year history, but the JAS Café was christened only in 2010 (and saw its programming dramatically expanded in 2012 and 2013). The Little Nell space seats about...

Where?
The Little Nell
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-920-4996
Website »

Audi Power of Four Ski Mountaineering Race

The Aspen Highlands “SkiMo” Race Series is child’s play compared to Audi’s Power of Four Ski Mountaineering Race, which asks participants to summit and descend all four...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-923-1227
Website »

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Travel along mountain streams, over ridgelines, and through beautiful valleys while learning about mountain ecology on the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies’ naturalist-guided...

Where?
Aspen/Snowmass
Aspen, CO  81611

For more information:
Telephone: 970-925-5756
Website »

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