Memorial Weekend: Ski Ajax!
Saturday-Monday May 25-27, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Just when you thought ski season was over the Aspen Skiing Company has decided to open Ajax Mountain for Memorial Day weekend. The top of the mountain has plenty of snow for fun in the sun, with 90 acres open to ski and ride, and the Silver Queen Gondola will operate from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., while the Ajax Express Chair will run from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Take a break for lunch at the Sundeck restaurant or Ajax Tavern. Aspen Mountain, 970-923-1227
Wheeler Film Society Screening
Friday, May 24, 7:30 p.m. & Saturday, May 25, 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
The acclaimed film “No” will be screened at the historic Wheeler Opera House, a story on Chilean military director Augusto Pinochet. Featuring actor Gael Garcia Bernal, this tense drama retells an important political dilemma. Wheeler Opera House, 320 E. Hyman Ave., 970-920-5770
On Stage: Sons Of Fathers at Belly Up
Monday, May 27, 9 p.m.
This Memorial Day show will surely have town abuzz. Hailing from Texas, Sons of Fathers is known for its strong live act, and front men David Beck and Paul Cauthen have been tapped as emerging artists to watch. Expect a genre-bending mix of Americana folk, country, and rock. 450 S. Galena St., 970-544-9800