What does your next meeting, conference, or incentive need to accomplish? To challenge? To connect? To inspire? Aspen, Colorado is the perfect destination to help you achieve your goals and defy ordinary.
Since its silver mining heyday, Aspen has evolved from a rough and tumble Western town, to one that now hosts great contemporary art, classical music and professional theater, as well as the best outdoor recreation in North America. Our historic downtown, beautiful natural surroundings, hotels and venues have helped establish Aspen as the world's finest destination for meetings and incentives.
Two of Aspen's most beautiful times of year, spring and fall, are what locals refer to as the "Secret Seasons." Warm daytime temperatures in the spring allow for exploration of forests bright with budding leaves and flowers. In fall, the mountains and valleys sparkle with shades of gold, and the chill of the night air inspires attendees to relax and gather around the fire. Days in Aspen are filled with exploration, adventure and discovery. Hiking, biking, golf, horseback riding, fly-fishing and whitewater rafting are available in spring, summer and fall. In winter, snowshoeing, ice skating, sleigh rides, snowmobiling and, of course, world-class skiing and snowboarding.
In any season, dining and nightlife in Aspen cannot be matched. Sourcing fresh, local ingredients, our kitchens are led by some of the most accomplished and creative hands in the culinary world. Home of the annual FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen is a place of retreat and learning for some of America's finest chefs. Nightlife choices abound, Belly up and Wheeler Opera house, apres ski at hotels and restaurants, outdoor concerts, etc.
A globally recognized wellness destination, Aspen is at the forefront of clean eating, athletic training and body renewal. From luxury spas to boutique yoga studios and personal instructors, our wellness professionals offer the best in health and fitness, and are at the cutting edge of the latest techniques and trends.
Aspen is surrounded by White River National Forest and prides itself on being a leader in environmentally conscious and sustainable practices that help minimalize the impact on the environment. Seventy-five percent of the town's electricity comes from renewable sources, and Aspen boasts several Green Seal-certified hotels. To incorporate sustainable practices into your Aspen meeting, the Aspen Chamber can help you source sustainably produced and local food, provide vendors to help you reduce, reuse and recycle and integrate corporate social responsibility into your meeting.
Accessed by air with non-stop routes from Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Atlanta, Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston, Aspen Pitkin County Airport (ASE) is just a 10-minute shuttle transfer to the downtown core, where the preferred method of transportation is walking. Every venue in Aspen is easy to access, and the community encourages visitors to be car-free.
For those looking to explore beyond the Aspen core, the Roaring Fork Transit Authority (RFTA) bus system is free and easy to use. Aspen also recently added We-Cycle, a community bike sharing program, perfect for meeting attendees to experience the world of Aspen on two wheels.
The sales team at the Aspen Chamber Resort Association welcomes the opportunity to find the perfect setting for your next meeting, conference or incentive in Aspen. Our team is here to provide support with free planning services that include RFP distribution, site inspection arrangements and reimbursement, and venue and activity referrals.
We invite you and your team to choose Aspen where you can grow personally and professionally to be your best self. In Aspen, anything is possible. In Aspen, we defy ordinary.
To begin planning your Aspen meeting or incentive please contact:
Director of Sales
970.920.7185 / 866.564.8623
425 Rio Grande Place
Aspen, Colorado 81611