Arts festival and free kids activities throughout the weekend
COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. – August 26, 2014 – Copper Country at Copper Mountain returns this Labor Day weekend, August 29 – 31, for a weekend full of free live music, an arts festival and free kids activities.
Copper Country has historically hosted some of the top names in music and this year’s festival is no exception. Musical legend and 12-time platinum recording artist Kenny Loggins performs at 4:15 p.m. on Saturday, August 30 on the Burning Stones Main Stage. Five-time Grammy award winner Wynonna Judd and band the Big Noise perform at 3:15 p.m. on Sunday, August 31 also on the Burning Stones Main Stage. Other musical artists include The Long Players, Savannah Jack and the Blue Sky Riders.
Team Summit, Summit County’s youth ski and snowboard team, host a Colorado Craft Brewing Dinner on Saturday, August 30 at 7 p.m. to benefit the Team Summit Colorado Scholarship Program. Select brews from Ska Brewing of Durango, CO will be paired with a full 4-course meal. Tickets are available for purchase online now, advanced tickets required.
The Arts and Artisan Festival takes place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday featuring local and regional artists across Copper’s Center Village. Free activities for the kids such as face painting and arts and crafts are available all weekend long near West Lake Overlook, Center Village.
See what the summer buzz is about in the high country with Copper Mountain lodging packages starting at $113 per night. Visit CopperColorado.com or call 888-678-0274 for Copper Country information including summer lodging deals.
An easily navigable, pedestrian-friendly, true mountain village lies in the heart of this affordable, accessible Colorado resort. Located just 75 miles west of Denver off Interstate 70, Copper Mountain is a year-round mountain getaway offering a low-key, genuine feeling that is inclusive and comfortable for all. From unforgettable naturally divided skiing and riding in the winter, to unique year-round action sport progression focused programming with Woodward Copper, to the perfect summer mountain temperature for hiking and mountain biking inclusive with dramatic views of the Rocky Mountain’s Ten Mile Range, Copper Mountain is quintessential Colorado. CopperColorado.com.
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