Sunsation - 1st Weekend

We’re taking fun in the Copper sun to a whole new elevation. Get wet and get (nearly) naked with live music, Red Bull Slopesoakers and the world-famous Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest, back by popular demand.

Sat Apr 12 2014 - Sun Apr 13 2014

We’re taking FUN in the Copper SUN to a whole new elevation. Join us for the “pool party” of the year with Red Bull SlopeSoakers, the world-famous Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest and live music!

Sunsation 2014

Saturday, April 12, 2014

9:30am – 10:45am     Slopesoakers Registration@ Woodward Digital Media Lab
11:00am – 1:00pm Red Bull Slopesoakers “Jam Format” on lower bouncer
1:15pm Slopesoakers Awards in Burning Stones Plaza
2:00pm  Live Music by Old 97's in Burning Stones Plaza

The Old 97’s are an alternative country band from Dallas, TX who took rootsy, country-influenced songwriting and added punk rock energy. They are recognized as the pioneers of the alt-country movement from the late ‘90s along with bands such as Uncle Tupelo, Drive-By Truckers, Whiskeytown and The Bottle Rockets.


Sunday, April 13, 2014

10:00am - 1:00pm Eenie Weenie Registration in Burning Stones Plaza
1:00pm  Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest in Center Village
2:00pm  Live Music by Shaley Scott Band in Burning Stones Plaza

From Ft. Collins, Colorado Shaley Scott’s original style is the perfect blend of pop music fundamentals and 21st Century trends. A mix of piano and guitar paints a melodic picture that is unique, yet recognizable; Deep-yet completely relatable. It's piano/soul...or, piano for the soul.

3:00pm Live Music by Leadville Cherokee in Burning Stones Plaza

An alternative rock band from Leadville, Colorado, their style incorporates a variety of important musical genres and tones that range from rock, reggae, bluegrass, jam, folk, funk, hip-hop, alternative and blues. For the members of the group, music, like many other adrenaline pumpin mountain activities, is not just a hobby but a way of life. Living in the highest city in the USA at 10,200 feet, gives them a unique perspective of the world.

Eenie Weenie Bikini

Back by popular demand for our 40th Anniversary last year, this on-snow bikini contest allows you to show your stuff and win cold hard cash!  Entry fee is $25 and benefits local charity.  Register day of event in Burning Stones Plaza. Contestants will be judged on creativity and flair. The Eenie Weenie debuted at Copper in 1986 and was featured in Rolling Stone magazine. Come be a part of history.

  • 1st prize male & female - $350 and a GoPro
  • 2nd prize male & female - Copper Mountain 4-Pack
  • 3rd prize male & female - Copper Cash


Saturday, April 19, 2014

8:30am - 10:00am So-Gnar Video Crew Challenge resigtration at the Cage
10:00am - 12:30pm The Color Run Registration in Copper Conference Center
10:30am - 2:30pm So-Gnar Video Crew Edit Battle Challenge in Central Park
1:00pm The Color Run start
1:30pm Live music by That Eighties Band in Burning Stones Plaza

Denver is home to That Eighties Band, one of the most popular 80's tribute bands in America. The group has performed at over 1,200 concerts, corporate events, and weddings. That Eighties Band has been named a ''Top 10 Wedding Band'' by The Knot Magazine.

3:30pm Live music by Funky Johnson in Burning Stones Plaza

From the Metropolis of Summit County, Colorado comes a funk outfit with tasty vocals, virtuosic guitar grooves, solid bass and tight drum beats. Playing originals and covers ranging from Stevie Wonder, Earth, Wind and Fire, James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Prince (the artist formerly known as Prince), The Funky Meters and many more.

Sunday, April 20, 2014 – Closing Day

8:30am - 10:00am Registration for So-Gnar Shred at the Woodward Cage
10:00am - 1:00pm World's Largest Easter Egg Hunt
10:30am - 2:00pm So-Gnar Shred Circuit Grand Finale in Woodward's Central Park
2:00pm - 4:00pm Live music TBA


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