The Aspen Chamber Resort Association and the Aspen Skiing Company present the 2010 Community Luncheon, September 2 at noon. Speakers from both ACRA and Ski Co will get you hyped up for the winter season, followed by local photographer and outdoorsman Tyler Stableford's new film, "The Fall Line - A Warrior's Return". It's a great way to top off the summer and powow with business owners and local residents, before the powder! For registation and details, www.aspenchamber.org.
The 7th Annual Aspen/Snowmass Ride for the Cure comes to town, or country, this Saturday, August 21. Registration involves a commitment to fundraising, as the Aspen Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure pledges dollars and energy to save lives and end breast cancer forever. The actual ride is a commitment, as well - 10, 30, 50 and 100 mile rides through the ever-so-scenic backcountry in and around Aspen and Snowmass.
Also known as AREDAY, American Renewable Energy Day comes to Aspen over four days this week, August 19-22. The multi-day festival features talks from leaders and educators working towards making the world more energy efficient. This year, the heavy-hitting lineup includes Ted Turner, T. Boone Pitkins, even James Cameron! AREDAY combines film, performance and dialogue with exhibits, samples and comprehensive strategies for the practical application of renewable energy. Be part of the solution!