Thursday, June 20, 2013



The JAS June Festival, a two week event, includes four nights of headline concerts from world-class musicians at the Benedict Music Tent (June 21-23 and July 6), and a FREE Nightly Lawn Party from 6pm on the Music Festival Grounds with food vendors, bars, and two live music stages. Come out & enjoy the fun!

6/21/13 Benedict Music Tent
Jackson Browne with Sara Watkins

6/22/13 Benedict Music Tent
Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite

6/23/13 Benedict Music Tent
Tedeschi Trucks Band & Naturally 7

6/21/13 - 6/23/13 Benedict Music Tent
A FREE LAWN PARTY!! Friday/Satuday 6:00pm and Sunday 5:00pm
Two stages featuring "Direct from Cuba: MEZCLA Afro Cuban Jazz All Stars" & TIZER
The entire community is invited for free music, drinks, food & dancing

 7/6/13 Benedict Music Tent
Pink Martini

Aspen Music Festival

Opens tomorrow, June 21st.  The 64th annual season of the Aspen Music Festival begins tomorrow, bringing classical music - opera, orchestral concerts, chamber music - and many more venues for the next 8 weeks. 

For those looking for something outside traditonal classical check out Night (July 16, Harris Hall), a collaboration between pianist Simone Dinnerstein and singer-songwriter Tift Merritt; and recital by Aspen Percussion Ensemble (July 29, Harris Hall). 

Belly UP Summer Line-up: reasons alone to come to Aspen

June 27     Alpha Blondy
July 1         Lukas Nelson & Power of the Real
July 3         Todd Rundgen
July 9         Dirty Dozen
July 10       Big Country
July 18       Kenny Loggins & Sky Riders
July 23       John Hiatt
July 24       Ted Nugent
July 30       Johnny Winter
August 3    Pat Benatar
August 20  Robert Cray

Snowmass Summer of Free Music starts tonight, June 20th

Location: Fanny Hill at Snowmass Village

For over two decades, the faithful locals and visitors have trekked to Fanny Hill at Snowmass Village every Thursday evening for free concerts.  Bring your family, friends, blankets...and enjoy this year's lineup:

 (June 20) Chicago blues band - Freddy Jones; (June 27) British-rocker band, the Dunwells; (July 5) zydeco CJ Chenier; (July 11) New Orleans rockers the Revivalists; (July 18) Colorado acoustic quintet Mountain Standard Time; (July 25) Caribbean-inspired singer J Boog; (August 1) Louisiana bludes standout Tab Benoit; (August 8) soulman Nigel Hall; and rounding out the season (August 15) groove keyboardists Robert Walter and 20th Congress. 
Sit on the side of this beautiful ski hill doubling as an outdoor concert hall under the stars!

Musical styles for everyone this Summer in Aspen/Snowmass...

come join us!

Friday, June 14, 2013

HOT MIXOLOGY OPEN HOUSE...Innsbruck Aspen celebrating Food & Wine Classic with Dave Elger Host of the Food Network Channel's TV Show....Hot Mixology! Along with Master Mixologist Aaron Sealbinder and Chef Rob Mattoch pairing their unique Specialty Cocktails and Unique Cuisine around the pool. They are filming, and demonstrating and just enjoying the talents of these masters in their fields Friday and Saturday!

OPEN HOUSE: Friday night 7:00-9:00pm dinner & cocktails; Saturday 1:00-3:00pm lunch & cocktails/7:00-9:00pm dinner & cocktails

Thursday, June 13, 2013

25th Anniversary - ASPEN FOOD & WINE CLASSIC

The true Aspen summer kickoff...FOOD & WINE Classic celebrates its 25th Anniversary this weekend in Aspen!  Everyone is gearing up and so excited about all the events. There are still tickes available for the following events...and Aspen is gorgeous right now, the flowers, the white tents, the river, and the green of the mountainside...picture perfect, and fun!  Come join us at The Innsbruck Aspen, walking distance to all events in town.

Reserve Tastings
Wine aficionados at the Classic are invited to attend a series of Reserve Wine Tastings that features rare wines and expert winemakers and sommeliers from around the world. Moderated and hosted by FOOD & WINE’s Wine Editor, Ray Isle and wine experts Richard Betts and Antonio Galloni, the Reserve Tastings at the FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen offer guests a once-in-a-lifetime wine tasting experience.

Last Bite Dessert Bash
For those of you with a sweet tooth, the Last Bite Dessert Bash will fulfill all of your sugar-coated dreams. Hosted by Gail Simmons, judge of Bravo’s Top Chef, featuring a never-ending spread of desserts. The Last Bite Dessert Bash is the perfect opportunity to mix and mingle with the chefs and indulge their dessert fantasies.

Celebrity Chef 5K Charity Run
People coming to town to attend the Classic and Aspen locals looking for a fun, energetic way to raise money for a good cause join their favorite Classic talent at the Celebrity Chef 5K Charity Run. Jog with celebrity chefs and wine experts through the city streets and parks of Aspen, while raising money for Wholesome Wave. So lace up your running shoes and prepare to take in the beautiful Aspen scenery as you run or walk for a great cause!

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

2013 SNOWMASS RODEO.....celebrates its 40th YEAR!
Opening night: June 12 thru  August 28 EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT 5:00 PM BBQ ... 7:00 PM "Let 'er buck" the rodeo starts!

 Saddle bronc riding, team roping, bareback riding, barrel racing, bull riding...and for the kiddies the thrilling race from the chutes to a slippery little calf, grab the ribbon from the tail and head for the hills! A great evening for the family, for's true Colorado...Snowmass Rodeo!

Sunday, June 2, 2013


Rafting and kayaking are in full swing on the rivers; some of our Staff at The Innsbruck Aspen have already been out and had a terrific time!  Maroon Bells is now open and the biking is incredible…or just to drive up and enjoy, it is truly breathtaking!

The Snowmass Mammoth Fest is officially presented by the 10th Annual Snowmass Chili Pepper & Brew Fest, and is featuring more great music, Late Night shows, and more. The 2013 festival will feature two days and nights of music and continue the traditional weekend of specialty chili and microbrew competitions with tastings.

The June festival’s lineup will include:
 Friday, June 7th  gates open at 4:00PM

Chili Cooking ends                           5:00 PM

Beer Grand Tasting                         5:00-7:00PM

Chili Grand Tasting                           5:00PM

Award Ceremony - Chili Cookoff 6:10PM

You Me & Apollo                              5:00-6:10PM
JJ Grey & Mofro                                6:40-8:20PM
Return  Dark Side of the Moon      8:50-10:00PM

 Saturday, June 8th gates open at 12:00 noon

Beer Grand Tasting                         1:00-3:00PM

Lord Huron                                       1:00-2:00PM

Chili Cooking Ends                           2:00PM

Chili Grand Tasting                          2:00PM

Twenty-one Pilots                           2:30-3:30PM

Awards  - Chili Cookoff                   3:30PM

Karl Denson's Tiny Universe          4:00-5:10
STRFKR                                               5:40-6:40PM
The Joy Formidable                         7:10-8:10PM
AWOLNATION                                   8:40-10:00PM


Bluegrass Sundays
Price: Free, with the purchase of a gondola ticket
When:  Sundays at noon, June 16-Sept. 1  
Time: Noon-3pm

A favorite among locals, Sundays feature top bluegrass musicians from around Colorado performing in this idyllic Rocky Mountain setting. The free open-air concerts are held from noon to 3pm on Sundays just outside the Sundeck (on top of Aspen Mountain). The lineup varies each week.

 Be sure to watch our Blog each week for new and exciting events and activities