COPPER MOUNTAIN ANNOUNCES SUNSATION HEALDINERS BETTER THAN EZRA, TOOTS and the MAYTALS,
KELLER WILLIAMS and RUSTED ROOT
Copper Mountain, CO… March 16, 2006... CopperMountain announces Better Than Ezra, Toots and the Maytals, Keller Williams and Rusted Root will headline Sunsation this April. Sunsation, Copper’s end-of-the-season blowout bash, returns for its sixth year with free live bands, parties, on-hill events including the Volcom Peanut Butter and Rail Jam and Eenie Weenie Bikini Contest, barbecues, beer gardens and more.*
Sunsation kicks-off April 1 with Better Than Ezra and the inaugural Ski & Ride School Superpipe Demo Team Challenge in the Main Vein Superpipe. Particle shares their high powered rock n' roll funkatronic mix from the main stage April 2.
Sunsation’s second weekend continues on April 8 with Planet Earth Outerwear’s Shop Wars and music from The Southland, Oteil & the Peacemakers and Toots and the Maytals. Copper’s BurningStonesPlaza is the center of it all when Toubab Krewe, Liquid Soul and Keller Williams take to the stage on April 9.
Rusted Root brings their distinct sound on April 15 and the music continues through Copper’s closing day with Madame Andrews & The Heavenly Echos and The Lee Boys on April 16.
Also on April 15, the 20th annual Eenie Weenie Bikini contest takes center stage as male and female competitors of all ages slide down Rosi’s Run trail in their most creative costumes. Known as Copper’s most popular and unusual event, Eenie Weenie is prime for spectators too. Copper also hosts the Volcom Peanut Butter and Rail Jam amateur snowboard series on April 15 in the CatalystTerrainPark. The event is free; registration is first-come, first-served at Jack’s Slopeside on the morning of the event.
Sunsation is sponsored by: Coca-Cola, Coors Light, Denver Outlaws, Frontier Airlines, Kodak Easy Share Gallery, Skiing Magazine, Stoli Vodka and The Village at Copper.
*Schedule subject to change