Buttermilk plays host starting tomorrow, February 20, for the Aspen Snowmass Freeskiing Open, a competition for athletes in slopestyle, superpipe and rail jams. This gold-level event is one of the finest open competitions in the country and many of today's hottest freeskiers have taken part, including current Olympian Torin Yater-Wallace. The Open runs through February 23 on the slopestyle and superpipe courses used during the Winter X Games. Details at www.aspensnowmass.com.
Aspen is famous for being a great apres ski town, and tonight is no exception. After a quick bite, you can take in a performance by our renowned dance company, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, at 7:30pm at the Aspen District Theater. Or, you can rock the night away with Texas icon Jerry Jeff Walker at the Wheeler Opera House at 8pm. Either way, you can't lose. For ballet information, visit www.aspensantafeballet.com; www.aspenshowtix.com will provide details on Jerry Jeff Walker.
After you've had your Valentine's dinner and a helping of chocolate, pile on the romance with your special someone and take him or her over to the Wheeler Opera House for the Valentine's Day concert by Judy Collins. The singer-songwriter delivers an intimate concert at 8pm, along with special guest Air Hest. For ticket information, visit www.aspenshowtix.com.