April 1 – 20, 2008

 
April brings great snow and great weather in Breck and the only way we know how to celebrate is a three week long party.  In its eighth season Spring Massive brings Breckenridge, concerts, competitions, nightlife, exhibitions, jams, kid’s activities, and spring attitude it really is massive.  Check out www.springmassive.com

Bite of Breckenridge: April 1-20, 2008
 
One of the many great events included in Spring Massive is the Bite of Breckenridge.  Participating restaurants will feature a three course menu for $15 or $25, depending on the restaurant.  This is a great way to sample Breck’s top restaurants at a value price.
 
An Evening of Science Wonder with Steve Spangler: April 5, 2008
 
Toilet paper flies, potatoes are shot, and slime is everywhere.  A teacher’s teacher Steve Spangler is best known as the man who showed the world how to make a geyser with Mentos and a two liter of Soda.  With proceeds benefiting the Mountain Top Children’s Museum this is sure to be a night to remember.  Catch Steve when you can because with over 500 television appearance and an upcoming show with Ellen DeGeneres, Steve keeps busy.  Show is at Beaver Run Resort.  Call 970-453-7878 for more information.

Fiesta Latina:  April 5, 2008
 
Enjoy Latin dance performances and ski boot salsa lessons to the sounds of DJ Patricio on the deck of the Bergonhof Restaurant on Peak 8.  Bilingual ski & ride lesson products and ethnic foods will be available.  Fiesta Latina kicks of at noon.
 
Massive Rail Jam: April 11, 2008
 
Skiers and boarders grind it out at the Massive Rail Jam, benefiting Matt Wyffels, a competitive snowboarder who was paralyzed.  All proceeds will be donated to Matt for his physical therapy.  Breckenridge’s rail engineers are known for the best rails in the world so it is sure to be great event to check out.
 
Massive Slopestyle Competition: April 12, 2008
 
Skiers and riders throw down in this freestyle competition in the Freeway Terrain Park.  A “massive” cash purse is on the line with each rider judged on overall style, technical difficulty, and creativity.  With skiers and riders known for going huge this event should not be missed.
 
Massive Beerfest: April 12, 2008
Beer is good but with unlimited tasting it is even better.  Enjoy a multitude of brews at the Massive Beerfest.  Located at Main Street Station, the festival features 16 microbrews and craft beers. Breweries include Breck Brewery, Widmer, Red Hook, Kona, Stone Brewing Co, Bristol, Lefthand, Palisade, New Belgium, Sam Adams, Wolf Rock, Oaskar Blues, Ska Brewing, Steamborks, Great Divide, Flying Dog, Backcountry and Aspen Brewing. Enjoy free live music from Tony Furtado, Subdudes and the wildly popular Rail Benders. For more information call KSMT (970) 453 2234.
Massive Superpipe Competion: April 13, 2008
 
Check out world class riders and local amateurs competing in Colorado’s top rated Superpipe for a cash purse.  Located at the bottom of the Freeway Terrain park Breck’s pipe 18-foot walls are sure to produce some high flying action. 

Imperial Challenge: April 19, 2008
 
The twelfth annual Imperial Challenge warms up with a 6.2 mile mountain bike ride from the Town of Breckenridge across Peak 7 to Peak 8. Then competitors are challenged to a 2,500 foot, wind testing ascent of Peak 8 to the top of the Imperial Bowl. To end the race competitors descend to the base of Peak 8 on skis or a snowboard.
 
 
FULL SPRING MASSIVE FESTIVAL SCHEDULE:  APRIL 1 – 20, 2008
 
www.springmassive.com

 
1-20     Bite of Breckenridge
1-6       FIS Giant Slalom and Slalom
4          Friday Comedy Night
            Live Music: Beaver Run deck for après, Evening music at Main Street Station.
5          Live Music:
Beaver Run deck for après, Evening music at Main Street Station.
Fiesta Latina: Bergenhof Deck
9          Spring Chicken Day: Senior Appreciation Day, Peak 8
High Country Comedy Night at the Park Ave Pub
11        Massive Rail Jam: Benefit for Matt Wyffels: Registration: www.springmassive.com  Peak 8
Wyffels Benefit Party in Town at Cecilia’s: all donations at the door go to Matt
12        Massive Slopestyle: Registration: www.springmassive.com, Peak 8
            Avalanche Dog Expo: Top of Colorado Chair, 11 -1 p.m.
            BEERFEST at Main Street Station with Live Music
Evening Fireworks
13        Massive Superpipe:
Registration: www.springmassive.com, Peak 8
18        Ridge Street Massive Music Weekend
19        Ridge Street Massive Music Weekend 
19        Imperial Challenge
 
LODGING DEALS
 
Ski Free Stay Free – Buy four and get one free

Late March means warm sun, blue skies, and great skiing.  Buy four nights lodging with tickets and get an extra day and night for free at the luxury Mountain Thunder Lodge.
Price: Starting at $731 per person, based double occupancy
Property: Mountain Thunder Lodge
Includes: four nights lodging and four day lift, plus one night and day free
Valid: March 23-29, 2008 weekdays only
For more information log on to www.breckenridge.com

 
Spring into Snow – Starting at $90 per person
 
At 9,600 feet above sea level the snow in Breckenridge is great all April.  Take advantage of the sun and the laid back vibe of Breck during late season.
Price: Staring at $90 per person, based on double occupancy
Property: Tannenbaum
Includes: one night and a one day ticket
Valid: April 1- 1, 2008 one night minimum required
For more information log on to www.breckenridge.com
 

GOBRECK.COM Spring Massive Deals

Skiing and snowboarding, blue skies, live music and events – that’s what spring in Breckenridge is all about! Breckenridge is the best place to enjoy world class skiing in Colorado. Now is the time to book your spring ski vacation with our mountain getaway offer – $96 @ 9600 ft. Most of the Properties in the package will offer rooms for $96 per person per night or less. Some restrictions apply. Availability is limited. Prices will vary by dates. Properties reserve the right to offer the $96 dollar rate on limited dates.
Valid: April 1, 2008 to June 12, 2008.
For more information c
all 877-593-5260 or visit www.gobreck.com to book your trip


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For media information visit www.vailresorts.com, go to media center, then media guides.  For consumer information on Breckenridge including snow reports and more, visit www.breckenridge.com or call (970) 453-5000. 

 

Take advantage of the sun and the laid back vibe of Breck during late season.
Price: Staring at $90 per person, based on double occupancy
Property: Tannenbaum
Includes: one night and a one day ticket
Valid: April 1- 1, 2008 one night minimum required
For more information log on to www.breckenridge.com 

GOBRECK.COM Spring Massive Deals

Skiing and snowboarding, blue skies, live music and events – that’s what spring in Breckenridge is all about! Breckenridge is the best place to enjoy world class skiing in Colorado. Now is the time to book your spring ski vacation with our mountain getaway offer – $96 @ 9600 ft. Most of the Properties in the package will offer rooms for $96 per person per night or less. Some restrictions apply. Availability is limited. Prices will vary by dates. Properties reserve the right to offer the $96 dollar rate on limited dates.
Valid: April 1, 2008 to June 12, 2008.
For more information c
all 877-593-5260 or visit www.gobreck.com to book your trip


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For media information visit www.vailresorts.com, go to media center, then media guides.  For consumer information on Breckenridge including snow reports and more, visit www.breckenridge.com or call (970) 453-5000.