Copper Mountain announced today that it will host the inaugural Union Peak Festival, a three-day festival convergence of community, sport and art, from Sept. 10-12. From live demonstrations and complimentary clinics to free shows by local bands and headline performances from WALK THE MOON and Saint Motel, Union Peak Festival is the ultimate celebration of the mountain athlete.
Union Peak will bring together athletes and artists in a weekend of elevated pursuits and amplified experiences. An art walk will be set along the village path complete with live art installations, artistic performances and acoustic tunes. Mountain sports experts will conduct interactive demonstrations for biking, fly fishing, golf, climbing and more, providing a space for recreational skill development. The Summit Up 7K, a challenging resort run, will round out the weekend festivities, testing participants competitive edge in the high-alpine terrain.
As the sun sets, Union Peak Festival heats up with free headline performance from WALK THE MOON on the main stage in Eagle’s Landing in Copper’s Center Village on Saturday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. Ohio’s WALK THE MOON is an alt-rock-pop band that catapulted into the spotlight in 2014 with their hit “Shut Up and Dance.” California indie rock band, Saint Motel will play the main stage on Sunday, Sept. 12 at 4:30 p.m. A full music lineup for all three days, including names of opening acts, will be announced soon. All concerts are free to attend.
WALK THE MOON fans can upgrade their concert experience at a private after-party following Saturday evening’s performance. The party will include an intimate acoustic set limited to 100 attendees. Purchase a WALK THE MOON after-party ticket for $100 per person at CopperColorado.com.
Union Peak Festival attendees who don’t want to miss a minute of the action can stay at Copper for as low as $105 per night. Guests who book an overnight stay with Copper Lodging during the 3-day festival are invited to upgrade their experience with a discounted VIP pass for $150. Book a stay at Copper for Union Peak Festival at CopperColorado.com and add on a VIP Pass experience at check out.
The VIP Pass includes access to a nightly hosted VIP concert section with drink tickets and food, private lounge access with refreshments throughout the weekend, discounts on drinks at Copper bars and free swag, including a 10 Barrel Brewing Co. flannel and a commemorative Union Peak Festival YETI Rambler. Festival goers can purchase a VIP Passes for $250 per person without lodging at CopperColorado.com.
In addition to sport demos, art displays and food stands, Copper will offer a usual slate of summer programs and communal meetups including an on-mountain workout at the Boot Camp Pop Up presented by Cross Fit Low Oxygen and Hike With A Ranger nature walk.
To learn more about Union Peak, including lodging packages, VIP passes, full lineup of events and more, visit CopperColorado.com.