S’mass events: Thanksjibbing, Snowmass clinic tours, The Collective and mix6 opening
Every week the Snowmass Sun will run an 11-day calendar of big events in the village from Wednesday to the following Sunday.
From 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., watch some of the Aspen-Snowmass area’s most talented freeskiers and snowboarders show off their skills for cash prizes and season-long bragging rights during Thanksjibbing.
The free annual day competition will take place on Fanny Hill.
Special preview of new Snowmass clinic
The Snowmass community is invited to the Limelight Snowmass lobby Dec. 5 for snacks, s’mores and guided tours of the Snowmass Medical Care clinic’s new home in Base Village.
From 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., clinic and office staff will escort locals over to Building 8 for a hardhat tour of the new facility, which is set to open in January.
Locals interested in attending the special preview event are asked to wear close-toed shoes and to RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 970-544-1302.
Light up the Night
Swing by the Snowmass Chapel, 5307 Owl Creek Road, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6 for its annual tree lighting ceremony. Mr. and Mrs. Claus will hand out cookies and cocoa while 40 Christmas trees light up the night sky.
DEC. 7 and 8
Game lounge, mix6 and moxiBar opening events in The Collective
On Dec. 7 and Dec. 8, locals will and visitors will be able to get a taste of The Collective and it’s new mix6 restaurant and moxiBar.
The grand opening and “Dinner is On Us!” event starts at 4 p.m. Dec 7, featuring the entire mix6 menu, which allows people to choose as many as six food items and flavors to create their own meals, or mixes. There will be a cash bar at the moxiBar inside and a satellite bar outside with hot chocolate and Gluewein (spiced wine).
Also starting at 4 p.m., locals can enjoy live music in from Chris Banks, Mark Johnson, and other contemporary jazz performers and instructors with Jazz Aspen Snowmass; and free access to the new game lounge on the lower level of The Collective. Music will run until 7 p.m. and the game lounge will be open until 9 p.m.
On Dec. 8, mix6 will open its doors again for a “30 get $30” Sunday brunch special. The first 30 adults who attend the brunch at 10 a.m., which will feature shrimp, grits, steak, eggs, pancakes and more, will receive a $30 gift certificate. The brunch also will feature a supreme Bloody Mary bar. For more information, visit eatmix6.com.
From Dec. 7 on, The Collective will be open daily from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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