Guitars and showstoppers at Copper this weekend |

Guitars and showstoppers at Copper this weekend

Copper Mountain is the place to be on Labor Day weekend for a celebration of the American spirit.

In its third year, Copper Country hosts Vince Gill and Amy Grant, Doobie Brothers, Peter Frampton, Del McCoury and more. Copper Country attendees enjoy free activities ” including the Copper Country Rodeo Championship, Vendor Village, Fine Art Pavilion and the Boot Scoot Street Party featuring the band Flap ‘n Jacks at the West Lake Overlook.

The Copper Corral is the place for kids with free pony rides, a petting zoo, roping activities and face painting.

Guests 21-and-older can try their hands at the Guitar Hero video game to win an electric guitar, a Never Summer snowboard, Black Crowes at Red Rocks tickets and more. The lounge ” in Burning Stones Plaza in the Village ” features a one-of-a-kind Guitar Hero set-up including a custom stack- sound system, full-size guitar controllers and an LCD stage monitor. The lounge is open Saturday and Sunday from noon to 2 p.m., with a Guitar Hero tournament from 6-8 p.m.

Copper Country tickets are on sale at and the Copper/Frisco Information Center.

” Staff report

Post Independent, Glenwood Springs, Colorado CO

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