"America" Rocks Beaver Creek Sunday


June 27, 2006

BEAVER CREEK, CO - (News Release) - British-American rock and roll band "America" will perform a free outdoor concert on the Beaver Creek Lawn from 6-7:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 2. Independence Day celebrations will continue in Beaver Creek with a free outdoor performance by The Tommy Dorsey Band from 7-9 p.m., immediately followed by a fireworks display, on Tuesday, July 4. The 13th annual clambake at Beano's Cabin will take place from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4.

Families can bring blankets and enjoy a picnic on the lawn while listening to the free performances. Food and beverages will be available for purchase during both concerts.

Beano's Cabin Clam Bake on Beaver Creek Mountain
Experience New England beachside traditions at Beano's Cabin's 13th annual Fourth of July Clam Bake from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4. The all-American mountaintop celebration will feature an expansive buffet with steamed clams and mussels, East Coast oysters on the half shell, poached shrimp and snow crab legs, New York strip, crispy fried chicken, grilled hamburgers and hot dogs, corn on the cob, and a variety of salads and desserts. Live music and lawn games will entertain kids and adults. Cost is $50 for adults and $25 for children. Adult admission includes three complimentary drink tickets for beer or wine. Reservations are required. Call (970) 949-9090 or (877) 354-0061.

Town of Avon Fireworks Display
The Town of Avon celebrates Independence Day with the largest fireworks display in the Colorado Rockies on Monday, July 3. The American National Bank Salute to the Fourth of July will be held in Avon's Nottingham Park, a five-minute walk from the base of Beaver Creek. The evening-long event begins at 6 p.m. and features live entertainment, food available for purchase, family picnics, children's activities and a fireworks display over the lake at 9:45 p.m. Admission is free. Visit www.avon.org or call (970) 748-4032.

For more information about Independence Day celebrations or lodging deals in Beaver Creek, call (970) 845-9090 or visit www.beavercreek.com.