Acoustic duo Sons of Fathers brings their unique songwriting skills to the stage at Belly Up Aspen tonight, January 2. They've been compared to Simon and Garfunkel, with their emphasis on "acoustic instruments and big voices." Check them out tonight at their show that begins at 10pm. For tickets, visit www.bellyupaspen.com.
Since 1900, bird lovers across the United States have taken part in the Audubon Christmas Bird Count. This weekend you can too, when the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) opens its doors to local birders tomorrow, December 30, from 7:45 am to 4:30 pm. Taking part in the longest-running citizen science survey will be a lot of fun, and bird enthusiasts of all abilities and interest levels are invited. Call ACES to RSVP at (970) 925-5756.
Celebrate the holiday season at one of Aspen's most popular non-profits, Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES). Today, from 3:30-6pm, ACES will present its annual Holiday Open House. This Boxing Day event includes guided snowshoe tours, hot chocolate, mulled cider, wine, snacks and more. Watch waterfowl as they fly in to spend the night, explore the center and learn about ACES. For additional details, call (970) 925-5756.