Aspen Square Daily News
Taking advantage of daylight savings time, the Aspen Skiing Company has announced extended hours for the Aspen Mountain Gondola and Snowmass's Elk Camp Gondola this weekend. On Friday, Snowmass's Elk Camp Gondola and chair lift will stay open until 7pm for the Ullr Nights party. The Aspen Mountain Gondola will remain open until 6pm for skiers and the season's first Party Under the Stars on Aspen Mountain takes place at the Sundeck from 5:30-9pm.
The Aspen Music Festival presents the final program of its 2014 Winter Music Series tonight at 6:30pm in Harris Concert Hall. The featured soloist is Festival-favorite vioinist Robert McDuffie. Expect McDuffie, with his relaxed southern charm, to play a varied program of great music for violin with piano accompaniment. For details, visit www.aspenmusicfestival.com.
With the return of daylight savings time, our ski days are getting much longer, just in time for the first weekend of Bud Light Spring Jam 2014 beginning tomorrow. This year's Spring Jam takes place over the next two weekends, with on-mountain events like Bud Light Big Air Fridays on Fanny Hill in Snowmass, KickAspen Big Air Saturday night on Aspen Mountain. And the Gondola Plaza will rock tomorrow afternoon, March 14, with performances by Cash'd Out and One Ton Pig at 3pm. If you're in the area, come join in the fun! More Spring Jam details at www.aspensnowmass.com.