The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. After a season for the record books, there is only one way to end it – with a party! During weekend 2 of Sunsation, make sure to stop by Copper for a world record attempt, the Snow Day Fiesta Giveaway, Colorado’s largest Easter Egg Hunt, and of course tons of free live music by The Stolen Instruments, Gunslinger, Something Underground, Post Paradise, as well as headlining acts The Samples on Sat., April 23 and Reel Big Fish on closing day, Sunday, April 24. Book a room and party all weekend while saving up to 55% with the Sunsation Lodging Dealio.
Weekend 2 of Sunsation at Copper, April 23-24, Includes Free Live Music, Easter Festivities, Giveaways & A World Record Attempt
Copper Mountain, CO…April 21, 2011…The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. After a season for the record books, there is only one way to end it – with a party! During weekend 2 of Sunsation, make sure to stop by Copper for a world record attempt, the Snow Day Fiesta Giveaway, Colorado’s largest Easter Egg Hunt, and of course tons of free live music by The Stolen Instruments, Gunslinger, Something Underground, Post Paradise, as well as headlining acts The Samples on Sat., April 23 and Reel Big Fish on closing day, Sunday, April 24. Book a room and party all weekend while saving up to 55% with the Sunsation Lodging Dealio.
Sunsation Schedule of Events*:
Saturday, April 23
1 -3 p.m. World Record Attempt Center Village
Noon Free live music by The Stolen Instruments Burning Stones Plaza
1:15 p.m. Free live music by Gunslinger Burning Stones Plaza
2:15 p.m. Free live music by Something Underground Burning Stones Plaza
3:45 p.m. Snow Day Fiesta Giveaway Burning Stones Plaza
4 p.m. Free live music by headliners, The Samples Burning Stones Plaza
Sunday, April 24
8:30a.m. Copper Mountain Community Church Service Copper Chapel
10 a.m. Easter Bunny arrives Center Village
10 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt – 7-11 years old Center Village
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Easter Egg Hunt – 12-and-up Center Village
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Egg Putt Putt Center Village
11 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt – 6-and-under Center Village
Noon – 2 p.m. Facebook Adult Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt Copper Mountain (on-hill)
12:30 p.m. Mountain Top Church Service Top of American Eagle
1 p.m. Peeps in the Pipe with Woodward at Copper Main Vein Superpipe
2 p.m. Easter Bunny in the Pipe Main Vein Superpipe
FREE LIVE MUSIC – SUNSATION MAIN STAGE
2 p.m. Free live music by Post Paradise Burning Stones Plaza
3:30 p.m. Free live music by headliners, Reel Big Fish Burning Stones Plaza
*All times, performers and activities are subject to change
It’s time to break out those swimsuits and sunglasses because we are going to be working on our tan at this fiesta. But safety first, as we will be trying to break the world record for the most people to apply sunscreen at the same time. Just come on over to Burning Stones Plaza between 1:00 and about 3 p.m., apply some Zinka sunscreen, have your picture taken and share it with all of your friends on Facebook. It really is that easy!
It’s also time for someone to have their life changed forever. That’s right; we will be giving away the Snow Day Fiesta to one lucky guest. We’ll even fill up the gas tank! For your last chance to enter to win the Fiesta, log-on to Facebook, “Like” Copper Mountain (www.Facebook.com/CopperMtn), and then head into the ‘Your Snow Day’ tab and click where it says, “Thanks we ‘Like’ you too. Click here to enter to win.” Fill out the form and you are entered to win! Do not need to be present to win the Fiesta! Restrictions apply.
Looking for something for the “big” kids out there on Easter? Copper’s got you covered, with a brand new Facebook-only Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt. So, starting around noon on Easter, April 24, Copper will post hints, photos, clues, etc. on our Facebook Fan Page (www.Facebook.com/CopperMtn) of where the roughly ten eggs are hidden on the big rock (aka the mountain). Guests will use these clues to find eggs with great prizes in them, including a Copper Mountain 2011-12 Four Pack, a brand new pair of Icelantic Skis, a couple of snowboards, a couple of Woodward at Copper One Hit Wonder Sessions and much more. Once you find one of the eggs, open it up to find out how to redeem your prize. Happy hunting!
Silly rabbit, tricks are for kids! In the afternoon, the Easter Bunny and Peeps in the Pipe will be showing off their skills. In addition, get ready for golf season with Egg Putt-Putt; with 9 holes of "greens" on the snow and Easter eggs for golf balls. Putters and eggs provided, and don't worry, we're not using raw or hard boiled eggs for this one! Once the kids come down from their sugar high, mom and dad should purchase their 2011 Copper Creek Season Pass for only $349, the best price of the season, valid only through April 24. For more details, visit www.CopperColorado.com/winter/summer/golf.
This just happened: Copper Mountain here to end mountain monogamy, so come get some. There’s no question of loyalty here, it’s just a day riding a mountain with easier access, free parking and fewer crowds. The Swinger’s Pass has been re-activated for the remainder of the 2010-11 season, so just grab your season pass from that “other” mountain, sneak over to Copper and pick up the Swinger’s Pass…one day at Copper for only $39, for the remainder of the season. To see what we’re talking about, check out www.youtube.com/watch?v=1J0rNzeW5EE.
Sunsation Lodging Dealio - Save Up To 55% Off Lodging with a Free Unit Upgrade
Want to enjoy all the Sunsation festivities, but don’t want to worry about how to get home afterwards? Take advantage of the Sunsation Lodging Dealio. This package includes rooms starting at $99 per night, adult lift tickets starting from $49 per day (and $24 per day for children), as well as discounted Adult and Child SECRET PASSES with the purchase of two nights or more. In addition, many units will get a free upgrade. Restrictions may apply. For all the details, visit www.coppercolorado.com/sunsation/Deals.
Sunsation is sponsored by: Coors Light, Vitamin Water, Sprint, Jeep, Snickers, 93.3 FM - KTCL, Wells Fargo, Yakima, Cascadian Farm, Lara Bar, Jagermeister, Comcast Spotlight and KSMT - The Mountain.
Deep Snow, Bright Sun, Free Live Music! Copper’s Sunsation is the original season-wrap party!
Visit www.CopperSunsation.com for the full schedule, deals, band info and pictures.
Copper Mountain knows there are skiers and riders out there who have never felt the thrill of waking up and hearing on the radio that school was cancelled. There are people who have never spent a whole day in the snow doing anything their heart desired. No joke. These people, and those who understand snow day bliss, are the reason we do what we do. So come to Copper to take a day, or two or seven and experience the mountain. Welcome everybody, to the home of the snow day. For up-to-date weather, photos and more visit www.coppercolorado.com.
This season make sure to check out Woodward at Copper, the premier trick stomping playground that features The Barn, a 19,400 sq. ft. indoor facility complete with indoor artificial snow jumps and jib lines, foam pits, skate features and Olympic fly-bed trampolines, offering indoor and outdoor training programs where you can learn tricks in the Barn and take them on snow the same day. For a virtual tour of The Barn, program details, videos, pictures and much more, visit www.WoodwardatCopper.com.
David Roth, Copper PR
Office: 970.968.2318. ext. 38827
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