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Academy Screenings for the Holidays


See this year's nominees and cast your own audience member vote at Aspen Film's Annual Academy Screenings, amidst the sensational acoustics of Harris Concert Hall.

This year marks the festival's 20th Edition and features speakers and surprise highlights throughout the event.

Shows will run December 20-January 1. For complete show info and details on special presentations:

Downstairs at the Nell JAS Winter Jazz Series

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Winter nights are toasty, at the JAS Cafe downstairs at the Little Nell. International Jazz is the theme, as Jazz Aspen Snowmass brings renowned singers and performers to the classy new nightclub. Shows will take place throughout the winter; up next, Carmen Lundy December 29 and 30th, at 7:30 and 9:15 p.m.

For more info:

USPA World Snow Polo Championships this weekend!


December 17-18th, the 11th Annual USPA World Snow Polo Championship comes to Rio Grande Park in Aspen. In fact, Aspen is the sole venue for U.S. Snow Polo competitions. That's a pretty special honor, indeed. The games will be played across the snow-packed arena and spectators will enjoy the action under heated tents (never fear!)

Amble over to the field, just a block from Aspen Square Hotel, and take in the excitement throughout the weekend! For more info:

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