Special Events at Copper Mountain

In the Colorado Rocky Mountains, near Denver, a world of magnificent slopes and ideal skiing conditions await the avid winter sport enthusiast at the Copper Mountain Resort. There are a wide variety of activities available at Copper Mountain, such as snowshoeing, hiking, skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing, but Copper Mountain is also known for its diverse range of events that it hosts during the year, that lures hundreds of visitors to the snow capped slopes.

The winter line up at Copper Mountain is set to be filled with action, kicking off with the Lift Off weekend from the 14th of November to the 16th of November 2008. Parties, raffles, specials, musical acts, a Movie Tour Pub Crawl and rides on the American Eagle Lift are a few of the activities to look forward to. For the rest of November, events include the USSA Race to the Cup GS, Leftover Yam&Jive Turkey Rail Jam, Gobber Chase Snowshoe Race and En Feugo, complete with a skydiving Santa and tree lighting.

The festivities continue through December, combining the holiday atmosphere with non-stop skiing and snowboarding action, with entertainment and fun. December is highlighted by the USSA Chevy Grand Prix, the High Alpine Holidays, Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade and En Fuego and a New Years Eve celebration that will begin with fireworks and end with an all night party.

The Burton Super Demo will start off the new year, followed by the USSA Revolution Tour, Valentine’s Day specialties, Mardi Gras, St. Patrick’s Day Celebration, U.S. Freeskiing Open, Colorado Special Olympics Winter Games, USASA Nationals, Colorado’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt and Sunsation. For almost every month, there is a special event to celebrate. The activities, attractions and breathtaking landscapes of Copper Mountain are enough to rave about, but the special events that are hosted show skiers and resort guests that their happiness, entertainment and memorable holidays are the resort’s priority. When looking for a destination that the entire family can enjoy, no-one needs to look further than Copper Mountain, and this winter, Copper Mountain will give everyone a reason to have a good time. Copper Mountain is most definitely the place to be this festive season.