Music in Aspen

Aspen Music Festival

Every summer for the past 60 years, some of the best classical musicians from around the world have come to play, perform and learn from the masters of their craft. Students form orchestras led by world-famous condu…
Music in Aspen

Jazz Aspen Snowmass

This festival is true to its jazz roots, with horn players such as Christian McBride and Nicholas Payton and crooners such as Harry Connick Jr and Natalie Cole gracing the Benedict Music Tent or downstairs at the Li…
Film in Carbondale

5Point Film Festival

Carbondale's film festival has gradually acquired a name for itself as the Sundance of adventure cinema. Films aren't of the testosterone-driven 'look at me' variety, but instead explore inspiration and transformati…
Sports in Aspen

X Games

Buttermilk is one of the homes of the Winter X Games and the place to see some of the world's top extreme athletes. From slopestyle and superpipe competitions to bike cross and snowmobile snocross, entertainment is …
Food & Drink in Aspen

Food & Wine Classic

Three days of culinary celebs, eating, drinking and hobnobbing with tastemakers makes this one of Aspen's top events. Satellite events include concerts, a 5K run and more, so even if you can't get one of the $1550 p…
Food & Drink in Glenwood Springs

Strawberry Days

This annual carnival in mid-June is one of the longest-running town festivals in Colorado. In addition to the carnival, there are arts and crafts, a parade and, of course, strawberries.