Copper Mtn. Opens Season With 3rd Annual Lift Off


COPPER MOUNTAIN, CO - (News Release - October 4, 2007) - Copper doesn't take the arrival of winter lightly. In fact, Copper throws a party. Copper's Lift Off happens Nov. 2-4 (the resort officially opens on Nov. 2) with ski and snowboard film premieres, free live music, après parties, ski and snowboard demos, and a chance to win tons of giveaways.

Copper has a reputation as one of the top live music venues in the Rocky Mountains and Lift Off holds true, with music from: Tim Reynolds, DJ Babu from Dilated Peoples, Rahzel of the Roots, The Beatnuts, DJ Fashen and Outformation with Sam Holt, Jeff Layne and CR Gruver. Burning Stones Plaza will rock with free music both Saturday and Sunday.

Also, catch the newest ski and snowboard films from the industry leaders for free and sample Copper's bars and restaurants in the process on Friday, Nov. 2.

Lift Off promises tons of après during the weekend festivities. Anticipate those soon-to-come powder days with other ski-and-ride addicts while watching this year's ski and snowboarding videos. Guests can also enjoy Happy Hour drink specials all day long, Lift Off parties at several of Copper's bars, and great raffle prizes all weekend.

There are tons of prizes and giveaways during Lift Off. Ride the designated Lift Off Chair on Copper's opening weekend and you'll have a chance to win items such as: Beeline Passes, 07-08 Copper Season Passes, 07-08 winter lift tickets, free rentals, free ski or board tunes, food and beverage deals, dog sledding tours, snowmobile tours, and more.

Leave your skis or snowboards at home and kick off the season in style on the latest and greatest equipment from Salomon and Burton during Lift Off at the early season demo center. Try one piece of equipment or as many pieces as you like. The first hour is free and the demo will be going Fri., Sat., and Sun., Nov. 2-4.

Stay the entire weekend at Copper during Lift Off. After a day of turns on the mountain, ski and snowboard film premieres, free live music, après parties, and the ski and snowboard demos, you can stay the night just steps away from the slopes, bars, shops, and restaurants. With the SKI FREE, STAY FREE package guests can buy three nights of lodging and lift tickets and get an additional night and day of lifts for free. When you reserve this package, children 12 and under ski and stay for free the whole time. For more information or to book reservations call Copper Reservations at 866-534-7443.