Heading to Snowmass, Colorado any time of year is a getaway choice that’s sure to inspire. That said, there’s something exceptionally appealing about a trip this way over the holidays. If you’re lucky enough to find yourself celebrating Christmas in Snowmass, you’ll discover there’s no shortage of festive fun options to be found. The following are just a few to consider adding to your itinerary when you’re looking to embrace the beauty of the season!
View the Lights, Enjoy Shopping, and Delightful Décor in Snowmass Village
The heart and soul of a holiday getaway to Snowmass rests with time spent in the Village itself. Year-round this area is known for its collection of charming shops, restaurants, and cafes to be enjoyed, but when Christmas rolls around, even more in added in the way of appealing fun. When you’re craving time immersed in twinkling lights and surrounded by music and more, this is the place to be. There’s nothing better than finishing up that last-minute holiday shopping while being surrounded by delightful holiday core and feeling the spirit of the festivities at every turn.
Enjoy Music on the Mall
Music is a huge part of the holidays no matter where you go and a trip to Snowmass in 2021 is no exception to that rule. Beginning on December 2nd, every Thursday visitors can enjoy an event known as Music on the Mall. Hosted at Tower Stage, this live music event runs from 2:30 pm until 4:30 pm through the month of February. Local musicians and big names take to the stage alike this time of year to delight audiences with holiday favorites. Making the musical moment even better is the fact that audience members can enjoy savory s’mores while they listen, only enhancing the holiday spirit all the way around.
Take in an Ice Sculpture Carving Demo
For the artistically inclined this holiday season, an ice sculpturing carving demo is never out of reach in Snowmass. Between December 8th and March 2nd, visitors to Snowmass Village will find an ever-changing ice walk display to enjoy with live demos available to watch on Wednesdays. Local sculptor Thomas Barlow puts his skills on display at these demos, inspiring audiences and thrilling them with his final works too. Ice sculptures that adorn the ice walk include everything from ice animals and gondolas to snowflakes and more. All of the final ice sculptures make for a great photo opportunity and are sure to inspire creativity in those who observe this beautiful form of art.
Try Game of Stones
If curling is your idea of holiday fun, the Snowmass Game of Stones is sure to please. This curling series is hosted Thursdays at Snowmass Base Village ice rink starting December 30th and running through January. This event invites teams of two participants to take turns sliding 40-pound granite rocks down the ice rink. The goal is to make it to the target and a point is awarded for each stone that gets close. The team to reach 10 points first is the winner. This is an 18 years and up event that promises to be fun for participants and observers alike.
Enjoy a Christmas Meal in Your Luxurious Vacation Rental
For some travelers, Christmas just isn’t the same without time spent gathered around a large dining room table enjoying a holiday meal with those they love most. If this sounds like you, you’re in luck when you travel to Snowmass this winter. Booking a rental with Timberline Condominiums pairs all of the home-comforts you crave with a stylish take on décor and amenities that promises to inspire a vacation state of mind. Many of these rentals include a convenient fully equipped kitchen right on site. That means that guests can easily serve up a home-style Christmas meal and enjoy it together in a dining room that’s designed to fit your party, no matter how many that may be. Cozy up next to a warm fireplace after a holiday meal and reminisce about those Christmases past. No matter how you choose to spend your time, you’ll find that your Christmas in Snowmass is wonderfully simple to customize according to your traditions and holiday style.
No matter what time of year your travel plans bring you to Snowmass, the team at Timberline Condominiums is here to help make sure you’re settled into an amazing rental that brings the comfort, luxury, and convenience into the experience that you deserve. In addition to amazing amenities, those that book with us will enjoy access to fun extras like our steam room and fitness center, shuttle services, ski shop and more! Reach out today to learn more about our many beautiful property options in the area, including those that offer ski-in, ski-out stays. We’re more than happy to help you plan an unforgettable stay in Snowmass and can’t wait to hear from you soon.