World Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Competition
Opening Day, November 27, 2013
The world-famous Chocolate Chip Cookie Competition takes place on opening day. Five finalists bake 1,000 cookies each and serve them in the village until supplies run out. Guests have the opportunity to sample all of the cookies and vote for their favorite.
The 33rd Annual Tree Lighting and Gingerbread Competition
November 29, 2013
Celebrate the holidays with the Tree Lighting Ceremony. This event includes carolers, a poetry contest, fireworks and a visit from Santa all taking place around the village ice rink. In conjunction with this event, stop into Ford Hall and feast your eyes on the entries for the Gingerbread House Competition.
Nature Valley Raptor & Audi Birds of Prey World Cup Weekends
Women's Races: November 29-December 1, 2013
Men's Races: December 6-8, 2013
On the heels of a winning season, World Championship gold medalist and reigning overall giant slalom champion Ted Ligety will return to the spectator-friendly Birds of Prey World Cup at Beaver Creek to defend his 2010 GS victory. The lineup offers a Downhill, Super G and Giant Slalom, and is the only domestic stop for the U.S. men on one of the world's toughest courses. Every race counts leading up to the 2015 World Alpine Championships being held at Beaver Creek/Vail, and the U.S. men's alpine team is hunting for a gold.
Beaver Creek Loves Kids
BC Loves Kids WinterFest: December 23, 26, 27, 30 & January 2, 3
BC Loves Kids PrezFest: February 17, 18, 20
BC Loves Kids SpringFest: March 10, 11, 13, 24, 25, 27, 31 & April 1, 3
In honor of families and kids, Beaver Creek brings animation and activities to the slopes to enhance the vacation experience. With activities the whole family will enjoy, Beaver Creek Loves Kids take place during peak times throughout the winter.
New Year's Eve Torchlight Ski Down
One of Beaver Creeks favorite traditions! A glow ski-down set to music with a grand fireworks finale. Open to intermediate and above level skiers and riders. For more information and registration call or visit Children's Ski and Snowboard School. (970) 754-4636.
- Load Buckaroo Express Gondola at 6:00pm
- Ski Down at 6:15pm
- Ski Instructor's Torchlight Parade from Spruce Saddle 6:30pm
- Village Fireworks 6:45pm
New Year's Eve Family Bash!
December 31, 2013
Spend New Year's Eve with the whole family - join us at McCoy's for the 3rd Annual New Year's Eve Family Bash!
Beaver Creek Snowshoe Adventure Series
January 5th, February 2nd, and March 2nd
Take your snowshoeing to new heights as a beginner or a world class level snowshoer for the Snowshoe Adventure Series which features competitive 5K and 10K events as well as the Kids' 1K. In addition to renowned alpine skiing, Beaver Creek is home to 20K of designated Nordic and snowshoe trails in McCoy Park, located at 10,000 feet and surrounded by stunning mountain ranges. The series includes a cash purse and participants may enter one or all of the events. In addition to snowshoe demos and sponsor booths, competitors enjoy a post-race party in the village.
Beaver Creek Food & Wine
January 23-26, 2014
Celebrate all things culinary in Beaver Creek showcasing dishes served by local and renowned chefs. Intimate and larger events in an intimate mountain setting make this a not-to-miss weekend at Beaver Creek.
March 2, 2014
Ski 14 Black Diamond and Double-Black Diamond runs in one day; 26,000+ vertical feet await on Beaver Creek's legendary World Cup Birds of Prey downhill course, in Larkspur Bowl and on the flanks of Grouse Mountain. Participants return year after year and come from all over to earn a spot on the electronic wall of fame at Red Tail Camp. This winter Talons will now be a draw for young rippers who will be rewarded with their own new Kids Talons Challenge on Sunday.
April 20, 2014
*Events subject to change