Aspen’s Winterskl 2009 the schedule
Kidsculpt snow sculpture competition, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Aspen pedestrian malls Mens Health Village, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Aspen Gondola Plaza (also, Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 10-11) Apple Strudel Downhill, 10:30 a.m., Aspen Highlands Rail Jam, noon, Snowmass Mountain Inside Out Artist Celebration, 2-9 p.m., LivAspenArt, Aspen Highlands Village Soupskl, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Cooper Avenue and Hunter Street Fireworks, 7 p.m., Snowmass Village Ryan Shupe & the Rubberband, 8 p.m., Wheeler George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, 10 p.m., Belly Up Aspen
Wintersculpt judging and awards, 9-10:30 a.m., Aspen pedestrian malls Canine Fashion Show, 11 a.m. (registration at 10 a.m.), corner of Cooper Avenue and Galena St. Free Public Skate, 11:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Aspen Recreation Center Winterfest, featuring the James Hyland Band, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. (live music from 1 4 p.m.), Cooper Avenue mall Winterskl Parade, noon, downtown Aspen Aspen Skating Club exhibition, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Aspen Ice Garden Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club Nordic Bonfire Dinner, 6-8 p.m., Aspen Cross Country Center (city golf course) Galileoscope Golden Telescope, 6:30 8:30 p.m., Wagner Park Torchlight Descent, 8:15 p.m., Aspen Mountain Fireworks, 8:30 p.m., over Aspen Mountain Robert Earl Keen, 9 p.m., Wheeler Pepper, with Passafire and Supervillains, 10 p.m., Belly Up Aspen
Hike for Hope Uphill Race, 7:30 a.m., Buttermilk Pancake Breakfast, 8 a.m., top of Buttermilk The Band Wagon (1953 Fred Astaire musical, followed by Q&A with Aspen musical historian Bob Klineman), 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., Wheeler Pepper, with Passafire and Supervillains, 10 p.m., Belly Up Aspen
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