Copper Country has become a Labor Day festival tradition at Copper Mountain, Colo. This year’s fest Saturday and Sunday Aug. 30-31 will celebrate the American spirit with free live music, a fine arts exhibition, kids arts and crafts corral, and more.
The Village at Squaw Valley will be the site for the annual Alpen Wine Festival, Aug. 31, 2-5 p.m. All proceeds benefit Can Do MS, a national nonprofit sponsoring lifestyle empowerment programs for people with Multiple Sclerosis and their support partners.
Registration for one of Sunday River Resort’s 50 couple spots for the 15th annual North American Wife Carrying Championship opens online Monday, Aug. 4 at noon. The grand prize? Fame and plenty of of beer, equal to the wife’s weight, plus five times her weight in cash.
Mud on the Mountain has become a popular event at Pennsylvania’s Seven Springs Resort. But, there’s a twist for the Aug. 16 event. The first wave of participants will head down the seven mile mud run course starting at 9 p.m.