Beaver Creek, Colo. June 23, 2014 – Beaver Creek’s traditional Independence Day celebration will feature Texas country star and three-time Grammy Award nominee, Pat Green, as the headliner for the free outdoor evening concert July 4. The Stars, Stripes & Slides festivities will be set-up in the heart of Beaver Creek Village during the day offering inflatable slides, jumping castles and other complimentary family-friendly activities.
Concert-goers can spend the day celebrating the holiday with friends and family in Beaver Creek. At 5 p.m., set your blanket on the lawn, enjoy food and beverage from vendors and tap your toes with Michaelis as the opening musical act starting at 6 p.m. Pat Green takes center stage at 8 p.m. Rising from San Antonio, Texas, Green’s popular, chart-making hits include ‘Wave on Wave’, ‘Feels Just Like It Should’ and ‘Let Me.’ Beaver Creek’s robust fireworks show will light up the night sky at 9:30 p.m.
“The annual Fourth of July celebration at Beaver Creek is a summer event not to be missed, especially with this year’s country star, Pat Green performing,” said Tim Baker, executive director of Beaver Creek Resort Company. “This traditional family-friendly event offers a variety of fun outdoor activities, dancing, great food, live music and the highly-anticipated fireworks display.”
To kick off the holiday weekend, don’t miss the Beaver Creek Rodeo Series Thursday, July 3 presented by The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain located at the Rodeo Grounds in Avon. Free shuttle service will be available from Beaver Creek as well as The Westin. Rodeo gates open at 5 p.m. and tickets can be purchased in advance at the Beaver Creek Information Center in Beaver Creek Village. For more information regarding the rodeo, please call (970) 754-4636 or visit www.BeaverCreek.com.
Beaver Creek’s summertime activities will also be available throughout the holiday including Beaver Creek Hiking Center hikes, scenic chairlift rides on Strawberry Park Express Lift and lunch at Mamie’s Mountain Grill, horseback riding, golf, Kids’ Day Camp, guided fly fishing, bike rentals and more.
For more information on the Independence Day celebration in Beaver Creek and other summer events and activities, visit www.BeaverCreek.com or call the Beaver Creek Information Center at (970) 754-4636.
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