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FIS Ski World Cup is Back in Aspen, March 1 - 3

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Ellen Winter
Published on Feb 22, 2024

Aspen has a rich history of hosting FIS World Cup ski racing events, dating back to the early 1960s. The Aspen Mountain ski resort has been a regular stop on the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup circuit, attracting elite skiers from around the globe. The first significant World Cup races in Aspen took place in 1968, with the women's events marking a historic moment in the sport.

Over the years, Aspen has become a staple in the annual FIS World Cup calendar, hosting both men's and women's events in various disciplines, including slalom, giant slalom, and super-G. The challenging terrain and iconic slopes of Aspen Mountain, coupled with the town's vibrant atmosphere, make it a favorite among athletes and spectators alike.

Aspen has witnessed legendary performances and memorable moments in World Cup history. The town's commitment to maintaining world-class ski facilities and its passion for winter sports have solidified its status as a premier destination for international ski racing. The FIS World Cup events in Aspen continue to draw enthusiasts and top-tier athletes, contributing to the legacy of this iconic winter sports hub.

This winter the FIS Ski World Cup event in Aspen will host the Men's Giant Slalom and Slalom races spread out across three days on Aspen Mountain.

Here is a list of events around Aspen and Snowmass throughout the weekend.

Races


Friday, March 1, 2024
10:00 am RACE START: Giant Slalom Run 1 – Aspen Mountain
1:00 pm RACE START: Giant Slalom Run 2 – Aspen Mountain


Saturday, March 2, 2024
10:00 am RACE START: Giant Slalom Run 1 – Aspen Mountain
1:00 pm RACE START: Giant Slalom Run 2 – Aspen Mountain


Sunday, March 3, 2024
9:00 am RACE START: Slalom Run 1 – Aspen Mountain
12:00 pm RACE START: Slalom Run 2 – Aspen Mountain

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Ceremonies, Autographs and Bib Draws


Thursday, February 29, 2024
3:30 pm Kick-off Après live music with Elk Range – Snowmass Base Village
4:00 pm Team Norway Helly Hansen Autograph Signing – Four Mountain Sports in Snowmass Base Village
5:00 pm Opening Ceremony & Giant Slalom Bib Draw – Snowmass Base Village

Friday, March 1, 2024
5:00 pm Stifel U.S. Ski Team Autograph Signing - Wagner Park
6:00 pm Roch Cup Award Presentation – Wagner Park
Giant Slalom Awards Ceremony immediately following the 1:00 pm race – Base of Shadow Mountain Lift

Saturday, March 2, 2024
6:00 pm Slalom Bib Draw – Wagner Park
Slalom Awards Ceremony immediately following the 12:00 pm race – Finish Arena

Sunday, March 3, 2024
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Christie's International Real Estate Aspen Snowmass World Cup Party - 520 E Durant Ave. Across from Gondola Plaza

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Concerts at Wagner Park


Friday, March 1, 2024
7:30 pm Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert featuring Shakey Graves
5:00 pm Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert featuring Jon Carlin and Friends

Saturday, March 2, 2024
7:00 pm Ski Town, Race Town drone sky story by Nova Sky Stories
7:30 pm Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert: The Revivalists

Sunday, March 3, 2024
4:00 pm Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert featuring MRE
5:30 pm Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert: Jes Grew

VIP

You won’t want to miss out on World Cup 2024 in Aspen. For the best seats in the house featuring complimentary food and beverage from Aspen Snowmass’s on mountain fine dining restaurants, there are limited number of 3 day Race Finish VIP tickets remaining as well as single day Race Finish VIP tickets. Click here for VIP details.

Don't Miss our Christie's International Real Estate Aspen Snowmass World Cup Party

Join Us, Sunday, March 3rd from 2pm - 6pm at our Christie's office across the street from Gondola Plaza at 520 E. Durant Ave.