Snowmass Village, Colo., (November 19, 2021) – Snowmass Village, Colorado, the iconic winter destination, offers a variety of activations for guests and locals to experience and enjoy, all season long. These include the ever-popular Snowmass S’mores; the return of Snowmass Luminescence, an interactive art and light display between the Snowmass Mall and Snowmass Base Village; as well as Snowmass Ice Sculptures; Music on the Mall; a downloadable, app based scavenger hunt – the Snowmass Mountain Mission; and fireworks shows throughout the season.
In addition, The Collective Snowmass, the hub for community activity in Snowmass Base Village, features a robust winter lineup of weekly programming. Programming includes chess club on Mondays; the return of the popular comedy series on Wednesdays; bingo night on Thursdays; live music throughout the season; ice rink performances and discos on the rink on Saturdays; and scheduled live panel discussions. The Collective also features a free ice skating rink, open daily 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., pending weather conditions. Game of Stones, the highly successful curling series, returns to The Rink on Thursday afternoons from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., December 2 through the end of February, weather permitting. This winter, visit the Selfie Den, located adjacent to the Game Lounge. The Game Lounge is open daily from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Entry is free before 4:00 p.m. and is $10/person after 4:00 p.m. For events, hours, and offerings check out www.TheCollectiveSnowmass.com.
Winter 2021/2022 Winter Activations
Snowmass S’mores: Starting on opening day (Thanksgiving Day), guests of all ages can enjoy Snowmass S’mores, free starting at 3:30 p.m. daily throughout the winter season, presented by Snowmass Tourism. Guests can find branded s’mores carts (which resemble oversized marshmallows) in Snowmass Base Village and on the Snowmass Mall, featuring delicious s’mores treats. www.gosnowmass.com/activity/snowmass-smores/
Snowmass Luminescence: When the lifts close at Snowmass, things really light up. Snowmass Luminescence, an interactive art and light display presented by Snowmass Tourism and Aspen Snowmass, immerses guests and community members in a dazzling world of light and art, located between Snowmass Base Village and the Snowmass Mall. This year, Snowmass Luminescence features highlights such as the Electric Dandelions, giant steel and acrylic sculptures that represent dandelion flowers during the day and come to life at night as an endless firework display, and The Wave, five hundred individual suspended orbs, brought to life through light and sound, that collectively create a dynamic audiovisual experience, in the form of a sculptural wave. Snowmass Luminescence begins December 17 and runs through February 27 from sunset to 9:00 p.m. daily. Light up the evening! www.gosnowmass.com/events
Snowmass Ice Sculptures: From December 8, 2021 – March 2, 2022, enjoy an ever-evolving ice walk around Snowmass Village. Throughout the season, ice sculptures are placed on the Snowmass Mall and in Snowmass Base Village for guests, locals, and families of all ages to enjoy. Ice sculptures include a full-sized gondola, selfie snowflakes, ice animals, and much more. Watch the sculptures evolve throughout the season with live demos on select Wednesdays from local sculptor, Thomas Barlow. For demo dates and more information, please visit www.gosnowmass.com/event/ice-sculptures-live-carving-demo/2021-12-08/.
Music on the Mall: Every Thursday, starting December 2, 2021, through April 14, 2022, Music on Mall returns to Snowmass, featuring live music on the Tower Stage during après. Music on the Mall runs from 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in December, January and February then moves to 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in March and April. Performances feature local Roaring Fork Valley musicians. www.gosnowmass.com/event/music-on-the-mall-2/2021-12-02/
Snowmass Mountain Mission: The Snowmass Mountain Mission is an app based, village-wide scavenger hunt designed to challenge creativity, test Snowmass knowledge, and enhance selfie skills. Download the FREE Eventzee app from the App Store, enter an email, username and password, and the event code: Snowmass. www.gosnowmass.com/snowmass-mountain-mission
Fireworks: Guests and locals alike can enjoy monthly festive fireworks throughout the season on December 25, December 31, January (date TBD), February 6, March 1, and April 8. With the spectacle launched from Fanny Hill, all can enjoy the colorful show from balconies, trails, and restaurants around Snowmass Village. Visit www.gosnowmass.com/events for details and specific times.
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About Snowmass Village, Colorado – A renowned winter playground and vibrant summer community just 9 miles from Aspen, Snowmass consistently ranks as one of the best winter ski areas and summer mountain biking destinations in the world. Snowmass, along with the rest of the Roaring Fork Valley, is the first IMBA (International Mountain Biking Association) Gold-Level Ride Center™ in Colorado, only the 5th in United States, and the 7th in the world. Snowmass offers guests incredible views of mountain vistas, in addition to 2.8 million adjacent acres of wilderness, open for activities and exploration. Snowmass is home to 30+ restaurants, 95 percent slopeside lodging, shopping, unique special events and music – all year round. For more information and a complete calendar of events and activities, please visit www.gosnowmass.com.
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