4th of July
July 4, 2016
30th Annual Boogie's Buddy Race
Celebrate the Fourth of July by running or walking to support the Buddy Program! Choose between a challenging but festive 5-mile race with cash prizes or a family and canine 1-mile walk. Sign up online at buddyprogram.org or in person in front of Boogie's Diner June 30 - July 3.
Buddy Program » (970) 920-2130
Kid's Bicycle Decorating
Open to kids riding bicycles in the parade. HELMETS MANDATORY FOR KIDS AND ADULTS - No scooters or electric vehicles, please. Contact Charlie Tarver at 970-925-7970.
16th Annual "America's Birthday Carnival"
Early Learning Center's kids' carnival featuring bounce houses, games, food, silent auction, and bake sale.
Early Learning Center » (970) 920-9201.
AVSC 21st Annual 4th of July Picnic
Come catch up with old friends, play some volleyball, and have an icy cold beer all while supporting the largest youth non-profit in the Valley, Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club. BBQ, live music, games and more.
Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club » teamavsc.org / (970) 205-5100
4th of July at the Aspen Art Museum
Start off July 4th at the Aspen Art Museum with Farm Fresh Breakfast buffet, fresh OJ and bottomless mimosas. Family Art Activity 8:30 - 10:30am.
Aspen Art Museum » aspenartmuseum.org / (970) 925-8050
Aspen Music Festival & School's FREE Fourth of July Concert
A beloved tradition, this celebration brings the AMFS band to the Tent stage with stirring patriotic favorites. Lawrence Isaacson, conductor; Anna Deavere Smith, narrator; Barbara Fleck, guest conductor. Sponsored by the City of Aspen with special thanks to Melani and Rob Walton.
Aspen Music Festival and School » aspenmusicfestival.com / 970-925-9042
FREE Family Fun
Clowns and face painters!
City of Aspen
Mamma Mia! The Hurst Theatre
MAMMA MIA!, The Hurst Theater in Rio Grande Park. Before the fireworks! Tickets: $32 and up.
Theater Aspen, theatreaspen.org, Box Office: 844-706-7387
"Dancing In The Streets"
FREE community concert featuring Whitewater Ramble; 20 minute intermission during Firework Display, weather permitting.
Aspen Chamber Resort Association » aspenchamber.org / (970) 925-1940
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