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Colorado Freeride Championships come to Snowmass


March 23 and 24, it's time for the championships, the finale, the most exciting action in springtime cliff-hucking...once again, it's time for the Colorado Freeride Championships at Snowmass.

Men and women skiers and snowboarders will push their envelopes - so to speak - against the extreme terrain of the Hanging Valley Headwall and off the rock outcroppings, features and chutes along the Burnside Cliffs.

Ski down and watch the action near the Hanging Valley Headwall, then relax with a cold beer and a slopeside seat at Gwyn's High Alpine deck for the Burnside Cliffs finals.

7908 Aspen Songwriter's Festival Returns


7908 - Aspen's elevation, and an invitation to listen to some of the best new, vintage and innovative sounds on the songwriter scene. John Oates has created a vibrant, ever-growing annual music tradition at Aspen's Wheeler Opera House, as the 7908 Aspen Songwriters Festival brings five days of talks, concerts and warm, intimate concert-going between audience and performers.

New this year, a regional songwriters competition, with late-night performances around local hotspots and a grand finale showcase with festival favorite Matt Nathanson on Sunday night.

CORE Party and the Best of Spring

Spring Jam, Daylight Savings - and festivities, across Aspen, Colorado. Don't miss the quintessential downtown street festival, free and open to you and yours!

March 16, at 8:00 p.m., The CORE Party features a beer garden, art exhibitions and everyone's favorite, Kettle Corn. Stroll, enjoy and partake...for more info:

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