Aspen Ruggerfest and Balloon Fest This Weekend

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It’s an exciting pre-Fall weekend in Aspen! Join us for the 42nd Annual Ruggerfest and the 34th Annual Snowmass Village Balloon Festival.

Aspen Ruggerfest – Thursday September 17 – Sunday September 20
The Aspen Rugby club, more formally known as the Gentlemen of Aspen, incorporated themselves on July 22, 1977. That was ten years after Englishmen Steve Sherlock recruited a team mostly from the local bars to play in the first Ruggerfest. Close to 30 teams will participate in the 42 annual Aspen Ruggerfest.


Snowmass Village Balloon Festival – Friday September 18 – Sunday September 20
The 34th annual Snowmass Balloon Festival, is one of the highest hot air balloon festivals in the U.S. and one of the most colorful weekends of the year in Snowmass Village, Colorado. Visitors will marvel at three days of hot air balloon competitions set against the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains and the spectacular fall foliage.


It’s a perfect weekend to visit Aspen. Call our reservations department to get our last minute lodging rate specials for this weekend so you can enjoy all of the events that Aspen has to offer. 800-633-0336

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