Town Talk for December 23
Tell us what’s going on around town.
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Participate in The Longevity Project
The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.
Come one, come all: Winterfest returns to Beaver Creek Resort! Blue Creek Productions presents a daily holiday tradition from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., from now until Jan. 5. Families are drawn into each evening’s performance, beginning with a children’s parade. Kids are invited in to participate along the parade route at any point between the covered bridge and the ice skating rink. All children receive souvenir buttons to keep as mementos of their participation. Ice sculptures in the shape of life-sized animals, such as a polar bear and cub, penguins and more, are already on display for viewing anytime. They “come alive” along the way to join the evening’s story. During this time, some children will have the opportunity to take on a bigger role in the production, by actually joining the cast in what becomes a true theatrical show, bringing the fairy tale to life. Don’t miss out … this is one super special event for all local residents and visitors!
Tickets for Vail NYE 2013 with Thievery Corporation are on sale now! Get yours today before ticket prices go up on Wednesday. Get all the details and purchase tickets online at http://www.vailnye.com. Vail NYE 2013 is a 21 and older event. Photo by Zach Mahone.
Gondola Pizza in Avon has always had an amazing lunch buffet! Now they offer a dinner buffet every day from 5 to 9 p.m. All you can eat salad bar, pizza slices, homemade soup, cheesy bread, entree and a drink for only $10.99. And they deliver any of their menu items! Call 970-845-6000 or visit gondolapizzaavon.com for more information.
Essence plays a complimentary concert this afternoon at Solaris Plaza in Vail Village, part of Vail’s Family Holidaze. This family concert is sure to delight kids and adults alike. The venue will open at 3:30 p.m., and music will begin at 4 p.m.