school soiree

The Flamingo 2019

The Aspen Education Foundation benefit always draws a fun-loving crowd.

03/11/2020 By Aspen Sojourner Staff Photography by Adam Gilbert/Big Beard Creative

A Night to Inspire

Ascendigo Blue Aspen 2020

The annual autism benefit sold out the ballroom at the Hotel Jerome.

02/25/2020 Photography by Nancy Mayer

Cowboy/Cowgirl Chic

Smiling Goat Ranch's Hay Bale Ball 2019

The Carbondale-based nonprofit helps humans heal through interactions with animals.

09/03/2019 By Aspen Sojourner Staff Photography by Katie Hankinson Photography

Peak Partying

Highlands Closing Day 2019

The end of the official ski season at Aspen Highlands drew a colorful, crazy crowd; were you there?

04/15/2019 Photography by Aspen Sojourner Staff

People and Places

Aspen Youth Center's Family Feud 2019

The competition was fierce, and the fundraising fiercer.

02/12/2019 Photography by Jo Brumet

People & Places

National Jewish Health's Bella Sera 2018

The annual fundraiser packed the house at Belly Up Aspen.

12/19/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Party Picks

Peruvian Connection's Grand Opening in Aspen

A shopping party to benefit the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet drew fans of the brand's artisan-crafted, globally-inspired apparel.

12/12/2018 Photography by Jordan Curet

party pictures

Aspen Music Festival and School Encore Reception 2018

Concertgoers gathered to celebrate the first Sunday afternoon at the tent.

12/04/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Eating Well

The 11th Annual Farm-to-Table Free Community Meal

Aspenites came together at the Hotel Jerome for the Farm Collaborative's special evening of celebration and community building.

11/21/2018 Photography by Aspen Sojourner Staff

Fine Wine

Snowmass Wine Festival 2018

What better way to spend a fall weekend than sampling fine wines and tasty treats?

11/21/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Studio 54

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's Dancing with the Stars 2018

Aspenites danced the night away at this sold-out fundraiser at the St. Regis.

11/21/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

People & Places

Halloween in Aspen Is a Fright

From adorable ghosts to daring devils, here's how locals decked themselves out on town's favorite holiday.

11/06/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Boots on the Ground

Savour the Journey Annual Fundraiser

HomeCare and Hospice of the Valley hosted a benefit with Western flair.

09/24/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Eat Local

Sustainable Settings' Annual Harvest Festival 2018

Guests at the sold-out event enjoyed farm-fresh food, cocktails, and good company in a beautiful setting.

09/17/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

People & Places

Theatre Aspen’s 35th Anniversary Gala

For Theatre Aspen’s 35th anniversary gala fundraiser, guests dressed as characters from past shows presented by the arts nonprofit.

08/20/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Food & Wine

Wines of Spain Party 2018

Wines of Spain took over Aspen Kitchen for this annual fête of vintages and cuisine.

08/20/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Food & Wine

Wines of Portugal Dinner at the Food & Wine Classic 2018

In June, a select guest list was able to enjoy a selection of wines from Portugal without leaving Aspen.

08/20/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

People & Places

Les Dames d’Aspen Annual Luncheon 2018

This tribute to arts groups that the nonprofit helps support took place at the Mountain Chalet.

08/20/2018 Photography by Nancy Meyer

JAS

Jazz Aspen Snowmass’s June Experience 2018

Aspen's appreciation for live music knows no bounds.

08/13/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer

Party Pictures

ACES Evening on the Lake July 2018

A fab feast, inspiring conversation, and canoe rides combined for a magical night.

08/13/2018 Photography by Nancy M. Mayer