12/2012

Dew Tour Mountain Championships

Submitted by Jae Drouilhet on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 1:31pm

Breckenridge is the only winter stop of the Dew Tour this year, meaning all the action is in our Rocky Mountains. Watch the pros catch massive air and perform tricks in the ski and snowboard superpipe, slopestyle, and big air events. Thu-Sun 8 a.m.

 

Frisco Free Activity Day

Submitted by Jae Drouilhet on Mon, 12/10/2012 - 10:10am

Frisco goes fun and free. As part of Wassail Days, Frisco Adventure Park and the Frisco Nordic Center are offering free tubing, sleigh rides, and nordic skiing, all without you breaking out your wallet. Thu, times vary.

Hollis + Lana

Submitted by Jacqueline Wakeen on Fri, 10/12/2012 - 1:07pm

Much like a cloud can conjure the image of an animal, Connor Hollis and Amorette Lana illustrate the limitless possibilities of perception. Hollis and Lana originally completed sections of work independently using a variety of materials—iron, graphite, and paintand subject matters. Now, they unite to produce a single artistic project. Their abstract and colorful series of paintings and sculptures focus on urban society and its implications for people and nature. Tue-Sat noon-4 p.m.

Demo and Dialogue

Submitted by Jacqueline Wakeen on Fri, 10/12/2012 - 1:40pm

Watch as abstract artist Michael Gadlin develops a contemporary painting from the canvas up. Gadlin will work before a live crowd and entertain audience member questions between brush strokes. He refers to his works as "soft Picassos," typically infusing romanticism in his own European meets Mediterranean style. Gadlin was the youngest artist to ever be awarded "Best of Show" at Denver's nationally-renowned Cherry Creek Arts Festival. Thu 6:30 p.m.-9 p.m.

 

Boulder Backcountry Film Festival

Submitted by Jacqueline Wakeen on Mon, 12/10/2012 - 4:40pm

The Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival has showcases the beauty and fun of the winter backcountry experience. Documentary submissions come from professional filmmakers and amateur backcountry explorers and athletes who bring a camera to document their excursions. The best 90 minutes of submissions are compiled and screened for your viewing pleasure. Proceeds from the festival benefit CMC's Backcountry Snowsports Initiative (BSI), the leading advocate group for human-powered winter recreation on public land in Colorado. Thu 7 p.m.

fun.

Submitted by Kelsey Colt on Tue, 10/09/2012 - 12:26pm

“We Are Young,” was an instant summer radio success. The catchy lyrics by the indie pop group, broke download records and held the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 for six consecutive weeks. Hear other sure-to-be hits plus songs from their debut album, Aim and Ignite. Thu 7:30 p.m.