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Super Bowl 2001

Boulder, CO, Jan. 23, 2001--Super Bowl Sunday is fast approaching and always adds a little extra umph to the aprés skiing scene whether or not you're a Giants or Ravens fan.

Given this year's great snow conditions across the country, who wants to stay at home when you could be carving down a mountain before the game? If you can't get enough of the commercials though, tune into CBS on Saturday at 8 p.m. EST for a 30-year retrospective on the Super Bowl's all-time greatest commercials. The pre-game show starts on Jan. 28 at 3 p.m. EST and kickoff is at 6:25 p.m. EST.

The Super Bowl parties listed below are just a few of the more notable fêtes du football we found. If you know of any other Super Bowl Weekend parties or packages, please email Go Pats!

Kirkwood Resort, CA
Super Bowl Sunday
When: Jan. 28
The Scoop: Check out the Torchlight Parade and Fireworks at the base of Kirkwood then head to Zak's Bar for drink specials and big screen TVs or into Tahoe to find a raging Super Bowl fiesta.
Contact: 209-258-6000 or

Mount Snow/Haystack, VT
Super Bowl Weekend Package
When: Jan. 26-29
The Scoop: Prices start at $203 per person/based on quad occupancy and include 3 nights lodging, 3 days of skiing and a Super Bowl Party at the Ski Barn with a dinner buffet, 6 TVs, and drink specials. Package must be booked at least 7 days prior to arrival.
Contact: 800-245-7669 or

Northstar-at-Tahoe, CA
Super Bowl Party
The Scoop: After skiing Northstar's newly opened Lookout Mountain, check out the Alpine Sports Bar for hard hitting action on big screen TVs, drink specials , and more.
Contact: 800-466-6784

Snowbird Ski Resort, UT
Red Bull Huckfest
When: Jan. 28
The Scoop: Check out the 2nd annual big air huckfest competition as skiers and riders give their best interpretations of errant kickoffs. Then head to The Tram Club to watch the big game on one of their 13 TVs.
Contact: 800-453-3000

Telluride, CO
Super Bowl Weekend Deals
When: Jan. 27-28
The Scoop: T-Card members and Telluride College Cardholders can receive further discounts on lift tickets. Adult T-Card: $25; Junior T-Card: $20; Child T-Card: $15; College Card: $15. Also check out the CornerHouse Grille for Super Bowl viewing festivities.
Contact: 88-TELLURIDE

Whiteface Mountain, NY
Super Bowl Party on Super Sunday
When: Jan. 28
The Scoop: $20 full day lift ticket. Super Bowl Party includes a pig roast and the Blind Pig Blues Band.
Contact: 800-462-6236 or