PRESS CONTACT: Stephanie Sweeney, 970-968-2318 x38827,  

It’s A Jolly Holiday Season at Copper Mountain 

  • Torchlight parades, glowstick pageants and fireworks scheduled for Copper’s holiday celebrations 
  • Subaru Winterfest to take place in Copper’s Center Village Dec. 31 – Jan. 1 
  • Last minute holiday package available with savings up to 40% 

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — December 19, 2016 — Copper Mountain Resort has lots to celebrate this December. Old Man Winter made a grand entrance with 63 inches of snow so far this month. Thanks to the new snow, Copper has been able to open plenty of terrain for skiers and riders to enjoy this holiday season. 

On Saturday, Dec. 24 at 4:45 p.m., DJ Landry kicks off a Christmas Eve party in Burning Stones Plaza, Center Village. At 5 p.m., kids of all ages can meet at Mountain Melt restaurant to participate in the Kids Glowstick Pageant. This free activity allows families to have their very own parade around Center Village. At 6:15 p.m., Santa arrives for one last visit while a torchlight parade makes its way down the mountain. Fireworks round out the festivities at 6:30 p.m. with candlelight services at the Copper Community Chapel at 7:30 p.m.  

On Saturday, Dec. 31, Copper rings in 2017 with its New Year’s Eve celebration. The day begins with Subaru Winterfest. Guests can demo the latest equipment from Nordica and LibTech, grab some great giveaways and enjoy activities like the Subaru Scavenger Hunt or Subaru Giant Adirondack Chair Photo Experience. Another Kids Glowstick Pageant begins at 5:30 p.m. with a torchlight parade at 6 p.m. and fireworks at 10 p.m. Subaru Winterfest continues on Sunday, Jan. 1.  

Add a unique experience to this New Year’s Eve with Copper’s Moonlight Dine and Ski. This special event includes a ride up the American Eagle chairlift, a gourmet buffet dinner at mid-mountain then a ski or ride back down under the stars to Center Village. Tickets are still available, see the menu and purchase online at  

Create memories that will last a lifetime with a stay at Copper this holiday. Until December 24, guests can receive up to 40% off lodging and $50 lift tickets. Secret! Pass upgrades are available for each lift ticket purchased. For more details, visit  

Visit for terrain updates, event details and more. Stay connected all season long by following @CopperMtn on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and Snapchat

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Media Note: 

Contact Taylor Prather for photos and video. Please credit the photographer listed and Copper Mountain Resort. 


About Copper Mountain: 

Located just 75 miles west of Denver, Colo. in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Copper Mountain Resort is an ideal vacation destination with a laid-back, inclusive feeling for all. Three pedestrian-friendly village areas provide a vibrant atmosphere with lodging, retail outlets, restaurants, bars and family activities. During the winter months, Copper’s naturally-divided terrain offers world-class skiing and riding for all ages and abilities. Each summer, the mountain transforms into an unspoiled playground for hikers, mountain bikers and all those seeking a genuine Colorado experience. Copper Mountain Resort boasts a jam-packed event calendar year-round and is home to Woodward Copper – an action sports training facility with progression-focused programming. 

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