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A-Trak and Ecto Cooler Set to Electrify Belly Up Aspen

The nonstop nature of the holiday hustle and bustle is finally winding down. If your season has been anything like mine, you‘ve reached the tell tale breaking point. I‘m not quite sure whether it‘s time to go into a week of hibernation to recover, or roll with the party momentum and push on till the day, so to say. Sticking to my tried and true mantra, "buy the ticket, take the ride" I‘ll put on my game face, and head over

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The Motet, Railroad Earth and The Wailers Coming to Aspen/Snowmass

BIG news my fellow funk seeking, bluegrass basking, all around music devotees. The perpetually pleasing, Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert Series has announced the lineup for the remaining dates, including the annual CORE Party concert in downtown Aspen, and these bands are sure to get you grooving. Aspen/Snowmass is set to bring in heavy hitting acts - the likes of The Motet, Railroad Earth and The Wailers to play the ever impressing and always FREE conc

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Aspen/Snowmass Open Registration and Schedule

So you think you‘ve got what it takes to tare it up on the holy grail, Winter X Games terrain? Well, here‘s your chance. Back for its 7th year, the Aspen/Snowmass Open invites men and women skiers and riders to Buttermilk Mountain to show their stuff on the Winter X Games slopestyle course and the monster 22-foot superpipe before the terrain is open to the public. The competition, boasting handsome cash prizes will run from February 2

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Aspen Ski Company Introduces Employee Volunteer Program

Aspen Ski Company is taking a positive step towards community progression. The company announced their introduction of a new Employee Volunteer Program effective as of January 1, 2012 to get employees involved with shaping their community. Independence Pass Clean-up read more

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moe. Cares! at the Belly Up Aspen

The Belly Up Aspen brings the heat during these frosty winter months by inviting jam genre veterans, moe. to the stage for a guaranteed rockin‘ good time. This Thursday, February 9th, the five piece band with over 20 years experience, will take the stage at 9:00 pm, and give Aspen a proper dose of jam. read more

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A Smoothie Full of Feel Good, Coming Right Up.

Being healthy starts from the inside out, and during these cold winter months, we often find ourselves feeling a bit sluggish or worn down. It‘s easy to load up on warm comfort foods during the snow season, but out of proportion, these carb and starch heavy meals don‘t always provide the balanced diet we need to keep our immune systems strong, and bodies in tune. For this week‘s blog post, I want to share with you a smoothie rec

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THURSDAY at The Belly Up Aspen: The Crystal Method and an Exclusive RE:GENERATION Screening

Music lovers, listen up! Thursday, February 16th, the Belly Up Aspen is bringing you an EXCLUSIVE screening of RE:GENERATION, accompanied with a performance by two of the documentary‘s DJ protagonists, The Crystal Method. The documentary tells the story of five of todays most popular, electronically rooted DJ acts as they collaborate, remix and reinvent the sounds of five time-honored styles of music. This is an amazing opportunity to check

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Power of Four Mountaineering Race, Last Chance to Register.

Ready for the ultimate mountaineering challenge? Registration is still open for The Power of Four Mountaineering Race, Saturday, March 3, 2012. This physically and mentally demanding race challenges competitors to conquer a course stretching across Buttermilk, Snowmass, Aspen Highlands and Aspen Mountain, gaining over 10,000 vertical feet. If you think you‘re up for the four-stage challenge, snag a teammate or two, and sign-up for the race.

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Block Party with Railroad Earth: CORE Party March 16

Aspen, CO - This Friday, head out to downtown Aspen for a star lit blockparty, the annual CORE Party. The event will take place on the corner of Galena Street and Cooper Avenue, is free and open to the public. So whether you‘re visiting for the weekend, or live the Aspen dream year round, come out and celebrate the resurgence of Spring. The festivities will include a thirst quenching beer garden, an exhibit at the Aspen Art Museum and an 8

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Whats up in High Country!

Spring skiing is upon us, and this week brought Aspen/Snowmass snow worth getting psyched about. I don‘t know if there‘s anything better than sunny, bluebird skies on a spring day, with fresh powder under your board. There‘s still time to take advantage of great skiing and riding, as well as exciting on and off mountain events. Local rider Red Rainey rippin‘ in the fresh powder.- J.Swanson read more

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