Snowmass Village, Colo., (January 16, 2018) – AdventureOUT Snowmass, a new summer experience and fundraiser from AspenOUT, the producers of Aspen Gay Ski Week, debuts in Snowmass, July 4-8, 2018. AdventureOUT Snowmass aims to bring the LGBT community together for a weekend of summer adventure amidst the vast natural beauty of the Brush Creek Valley. Geared toward the LGBT community and their families, AdventureOUT Snowmass features a different spin on the Aspen Gay Ski Week Experience, with an emphasis on building community and getting out into nature.
“We are so pleased to debut AdventureOUT in Snowmass this summer”, says Kevin McManamon, Executive Director, AspenOUT. “We have thoroughly enjoyed bringing Aspen Gay Ski Week to Aspen and Snowmass year after year and hope that AdventureOUT Snowmass will evolve as a great summer counterpart this year and for years to come.”
The AdventureOUT weekend features activities with Blazing Adventures, such as rafting, jeeping, a farm to table dinner, and more, as well as parties, outdoor concerts, and other festivities. Guests visiting Snowmass for the inaugural event can take advantage of over 80 miles of hiking and biking trails in the Village, incredible views of some of Colorado’s most captivating peaks, more than 50 restaurants and shops, and much more.
“Snowmass in the summer is an idyllic place,” says Rose Abello, Tourism Director, Snowmass Tourism. “We are thrilled to welcome AdventureOUT Snowmass for their debut summer event and look forward to showcasing all Snowmass has to offer in the summer.”
For more information, please visit adventureoutsnowmass.org or www.gosnowmass.com/events.
About Snowmass Village, Colorado – A renowned winter playground and vibrant mountain community just 9 miles from downtown Aspen, Snowmass consistently ranks as one of the best ski areas in the world and was listed as the #4 resort in the west by SKI Magazine in 2018. Celebrating 50 years of operations during the 2017/2018 ski season and part of Aspen Snowmass, Snowmass Ski Area offers guests 3,332 acres of multi-level terrain and boasts the second largest vertical drop in the United States. 95% ski-in/ski-out lodging, over 35 restaurants, numerous shops and boutiques, a bounty of off-piste activities, and a friendly, small town feel beckon visitors year-round. For more information and a complete calendar of events and activities, please visit: www.gosnowmass.com.
About AdventureOUT – AspenOUT is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the Roaring Fork Valley that promotes tolerance, understanding, and diversity through local and national programming, fundraising, and grants for the LGBT+ community, their families, and allies, with a focus on youth, education, and community action.
Snowmass Tourism Media Contact: Sara Stookey Sanchez, Public Relations Coordinator, Snowmass Tourism, 970-922-2285 or sstookey@SnowmassTourism.com.
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