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Why Visit Aspen Snowmass this Spring


3 Reasons to Visit Aspen Snowmass in the Spring

With long days of sunshine, hero snow and some of the best on-mountain happenings of the year, there’s a lot to love about spring skiing and riding at Aspen Snowmass! 
Here are our top 3 reasons why you should visit Aspen Snowmass this spring.

1. Spring Skiing, Riding and Après

March and April in Colorado can offer up everything from 40 degree days full of sunshine to incredible bluebird powder days. Soft groomers, hero snow, slush bumps and long days of sunshine are hard to beat. And there’s nothing quite like enjoying a refreshing beverage on a warm, sun-drenched patio after a fun day on the slopes. Beginning mid-February, select lifts now keep spinning until 4 pm, giving you extra time to enjoy the slopes.

2. Aspen Snowmass Springtime Events

Whether you’re looking for a challenge, a party or live music, March and April at Aspen Snowmass have a little bit of everything. Here are just a few of the featured events in a jam-packed lineup of happenings.
Bud Light Spring Jam | March 15-24 - This year’s Bud Light Spring Jam calendar includes Freestyle Friday Bumps Competition, the Banked Slalom, KickAspen, CORE Party, free Bud Light Hi-Fi concerts featuring Chromeo and Robert Randolph and the Family Band, the Helly Hansen 4 MTN Mission and more. 
Aspen Ascent Uphill Festival | March 30-31 - The Aspen Ascent Buttermilk Uphill Festival returns for the second year in a row with gear demos, vendors, uphill clinics and a mountain-top party on March 31.
The Après Music Festival | April 5-7 - Join us for the new springtime festival at Aspen Snowmass, The Après, happening at Buttermilk, April 5-7! Celebrate three days of all things music and mountains with headliners The String Cheese Incident and Umphrey’s McGee. Get your tickets today or package with lodging and save! 
Aspen Mountain Closing Day Party | April 21 - We're throwing it all the way back to the 80's to celebrate Aspen Mountain Closing Day! Pull that old prom dress out of the closet and start brushing up on your favorite 80's lyrics. DJ Dylan will be playing at the Sundeck from 11am-4pm. 

3. Springtime Lodging Deals

Take advantage of great deals on lodging and lift tickets this spring. Celebrate the 60th birthdays of Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk with $60/day adult lift tickets, valid across all four mountains, when you purchase with lodging. Must purchase at least two days of skiing. 

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Let us do the work for you! Call us at 888.649.5982 - we are happy to help you find the perfect Aspen Snowmass vacation package.