Travelers can never go wrong when they decide to make the most of a Snowmass adventure. This year-round playground in Colorado is great for winter downhill enthusiasts and just as fun in summer when mountain trails are at their best. That said, a spring getaway to Snowmass comes with a wide variety of activities and events to enjoy as well. The following are just a few of the many upcoming Spring events in Snowmass you can enjoy. You won’t want to leave any of these off your itinerary when travel plans next bring you this direction!
2023 Upcoming Spring Events in Snowmass
As ski season begins to wind down during the springtime in Snowmass, the music is just getting started! Those who are heading this way looking to move and groove through their vacation will want to make sure to make time to enjoy Music on the Mall performances while they’re here. This musical event happens every Friday through April 14, 2023, at the Tower Stage in the Snowmass Mall. The event is free to attend and enjoy and showcases local Roaring Fork Valley musicians at their very best. On April 7th, spectators can see True Story Band take to the stage while on April 14th the performance venue welcomes Wild Flight. Easy and free parking is readily available to visitors at Town Park Station as well as the Brush Creek Intercept Lot. There are also free shuttles that run to Snowmass Mall and Base Village that allow spectators to eliminate driving from the entire experience. No matter how or when you arrive, Music on the Mall is a spring event you won’t want to miss out on in Snowmass.
Head Over to Big Hoss for a DJ Party
Take your Snowmass fun and adventure into the late hours on April 1, 2023, when Big Hoss hosts DJ B2. This event kicks off at 9:00 pm at 45 Village Run Circle in Snowmass Village. It’s scheduled to run until 11:30 pm and is hailed as one of the best late-night parties in Snowmass! Big Hoss Grill is a great place to grab a bite while you enjoy dancing and singing the night away. The menu here features everything from pasta and southwest fare to BBQ and ribeye steaks, but it just might be the handcrafted cocktails that add to the party experience this spring.
Book an ACES Snowmass Snowshoe Tour
While spring means visitors to Snowmass are getting closer to the fresh powder melting away, there’s still enough lingering on the ground to keep the ACES Snowmass snowshoe tours up and running this season. Through April 14th, ACES Snowmass snowshoe tours will run daily at 10:00 am and 1:00 pm. Participants on these spring tours will enjoy exploring the Aspen Snowmass terrain as well as its intriguing winter ecology alongside a naturalist from the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies. The tour covers a mile and a half of terrain, and groups meet at the top of the Elk Camp Gondola. Tickets can be purchased online in advance at $75 for adults and $56 for children and seniors. Winter clothing, warm boots, sunscreen, and water are highly recommend to make this experience comfortable, and enjoyable.
Explore the Snowmass Luminescence Display
Through April 16, 2023, visitors to Snowmass can enjoy admiring the Snowmass Luminescence display between sunset and 9:00 pm. This illuminating experience brightens things up when the sun goes down and includes a variety of light displays and interactive art exhibits alike. The display is hosted by Snowmass Tourism as well as Aspen Snowmass and dazzles guests with its collection of LED illuminated arches and walkways to wander through. There are also large-scale LED installations that include Evolution Field by Matt McConnel and Lumiverse Transporter and Electric Dandelion by Liquid PLX to name a few. Evolution Field used motion sensors to set off waves of color through a fiber optic system. This gives the installation a colorful sense of movement that promises to inspire. Electric Dandelion hosts 28-foot-tall dandelion sculptures that light up and mesmerize with every visit!
Book Your Snowmass Getaway Today
Taking time to unwind, relax, and enjoy the best of a Snowmass-bound adventure is a good idea no matter when you arrive. Those who are looking to elevate their stay by remaining close to the places they can’t wait to explore while enjoying luxury, comfort, and style too will find everything they’re looking for and more when they book accommodations through the team at Timberline. Our captivating condo options come in all shapes, styles, and sizes to accommodate traveler needs and exceed expectations too. Whether you’re traveling solo, as a couple or in a group, our property options are sure to enhance your stay! Reach out today to learn more and to start planning your next Snowmass trip.
An exciting vacation to Snowmass, Colorado is always something to look forward to. Travelers that are packing their bags and heading here over Christmas are in for a real holiday treat! The following are just a few of the many activities and events in Snowmass this year that will have you making your way in this direction as soon as possible. From savory holiday moments to dazzling displays of light, it’s a holiday adventure you won’t soon forget!
Best Christmas Activities and Events in Snowmass
One of the well-loved local holiday traditions returns to Snowmass Village in 2022 with the arrival of the Bud Light Game of Stones! Held on Thursdays at Snowmass Base Village Ice Rink, this fun and family-friendly event invites participants to try their luck at curling. The Bud Light Game of Stones is hosted between 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm and invites teams of two to take turns sliding their 40-pound granite stone down the ice rink right toward the target button. Points are awarded for stones that get the closest to their target and the team that wins 10 points first wins the round. Registration happens at the rink prior to the event and anyone 18 and older is invited in on the holiday fun! Bud Light Game of Stones will be held on December 22, 2022, as well as on select dates in January and February 2023.
Participate in Ullr Nights
Another fun tradition to take part in while visiting Snowmass over Christmas is Ullr Nights. Head over to Elk Camp on December 28, 2022, between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm to make the most of the excitement and festivities! Ullr Nights is celebrated in honor of the Norse God of Snow known as Ullr. During this celebration, Elk Camp is decked out in its holiday best, and guests can enjoy everything from sledding and snow biking to s’mores and guided show shoe tours as well. There is also plenty of snow tubing to be enjoyed and the Alpine Coaster will be up and running as well. From the live music to the hot chocolate and campfires, it’s an event you won’t want to miss out on this year. Tickets for the Ullr Nights festivities can be purchased for $12 for adults while children 3 and under are free.
Incorporate Savory S’more Moments into Your Stay
When you can’t imagine the Christmas holiday fun without some s’mores included, you might just find the Snowmass S’mores moments to be the highlight of your stay. Starting November 24th and running through the entire winter season, guests can make their way to Snowmass Base Village and enjoy free s’mores starting at 3:30 pm daily. This mouthwatering event is hosted by Snowmass Tourism and is designed as a fun way to bring skiers together to enjoy a delicious moment or two. Once you’ve found the s’mores cart and put together your creation, roast it over a cozy fire and enjoy the goodness in good company!
Admire the Snowmass Luminescence Experience
Holiday lights, outdoor fun, and artistic inspiration collide seamlessly when the Snowmass Luminescence Experience comes to town over the holidays. Starting December 18, 2022, Snowmass Luminescence will be in full swing daily between sunset and 9:00 pm, much to the delight of visitors and locals alike. This interactive light and art display is presented by Snowmass Tourism. It’s an event designed to delight and dazzle the senses after the ski lifts close for the day. The mountains come to life with glittering holiday lights this time of year thanks to a combination of installations that are fun for everyone to admire. In 2022, installations include Wave by Squidsoup which is made up of 500 suspended orbs of light! Electric Dandelion by Liquid PXL is another inspiring installation to enjoy that offers admirers a setting featuring a combination of acrylic and steel sculptures representing a dandelion flower covered in light! At 28 feet tall, this dandelion features 41 light tubes and a collection of LED animations that bring the show to life in a colorful and animated style. Another highlight of this holiday event and installation is The Tunnel. Guests are invited to walk through a snow-covered illuminated path that stretches between Base Village and the Skittles Gondola. As you make your way through the tunnel, guests are treated to unique light installations that work on a 5-minute sequence to tell a story in color. It’s a visual journey that promises to be one-of-a-kind. Snowmass Luminescence runs through February 26, 2023.
Book Your Stay in Snowmass Today
When holiday plans have you heading to Snowmass in the name of fun, the team at Timberline has the accommodations you need to top your Christmas trip off in style. Reach out today to learn more and to start planning!