Participants Can Win Heli-Skiing and Riding Trips, Enjoy Music, Movies, Demos and More
Copper Mountain, CO… Oct. 14, 2005... Copper Mountain announces Lift-Off, the resort's first-ever early-season festival, where Copper will give-away heli-skiing and riding trips. Lift-Off will also feature live music, après ski parties and an early season demo center. The Lift-Off Boarding Pass*, available for $19 at Pass Wagon events or at Copper Mountain Guest Services Desks will be an add-on to the lift product and will track teams through the Heli-Days competition and provide unlimited access to all Lift-Off events.
During Lift-Off's Heli-Days competition**, teams of four will compete to see how many days their team can ski or ride at Copper Mountain from first chair on Nov. 4 to Noon on Nov. 12. For each day that a team member gets the Boarding Pass scanned, the team will earn another chance to win the grand prize trip with Canadian Mountain Holidays - a world-class helicopter skiing and riding operation in British Columbia. Heli-Days winners will be announced at the Lift-Off movie event on Nov. 12.
Anticipate those soon-to-come powder days with other ski and ride "addicts" while watching the videos, enjoying drink specials and Lift-Off parties at several of Copper's bars. Look for a major nighttime movie event on Nov. 12; Copper is partnering with BIAS media to show movies from Level 1, Mack Dawg and TGR.
Copper will live up to its reputation as a notable live music venue, brining in bands to rock in Copper's Burning Stones Plaza on Nov. 5, 6, 12 and 13. A major act will perform in the evening on Nov. 5 in the Copper Conference Center, details to be announced. Lift-Off's Early Season Demo Center will let skiers and riders leave the early-season skis and boards at home and kick off the season on the latest and greatest ski and snowboard equipment.
* Boarding Pass provides access to ski and snowboard demos,
concerts, movies and après ski food and beverage specials. Boarding
Pass does not provide Lift Access.
** Please visit coppercolorado.com for complete Heli-Days contest rules
Copper Mountain is just 75 miles from Denver with 2,450 acres of skiable terrain and a village that feels more like a neighborhood. Copper's guests enjoy steps away lodging, après ski entertainment, naturally divided terrain, exciting events and a welcoming, knowledgeable staff. Begin your Copper experience with the new online films at coppercolorado.com.
Copper Creek Golf Course is open through September 28th.
Copper opens for the winter season Friday, October 31st.