Copper Mountain announces more bands for Sunsation spring concert

Posted By: The Ski Channel on March 18, 2010 11:24 am

Copper Mountain, CO…March 18, 2010…The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. Copper’s Sunsation celebrates its 10th year with free, live music by headliners Steel Pulse, Lotus, Pepper, Perpetual Groove and Los Lonely Boys, in addition to BC/DC, Pato Banton & The Now Generation, The White Buffalo, Passafire, Rey Fresco, These United States, and The Expendables – all set to appear April 10-11 & 16-18. The stage isn’t the only must-see…the Red Bull 1976 Games is back for a second year with teams throwing down at snowblade cross and old school air, in addition to the 2010 Alt Games College Snowboarding and Freeskiing Open Championships, in Catalyst Terrain Park. Book a room, starting at $59 per person, per night, to party all weekend, and don’t forget your sunscreen.

Saturday, April 10

2010 Alt Games College Snowboarding and Freeskiing Open Championships and Sunsation Free Live Music

All Day Alt Games College Slopestyle Championships – Catalyst Terrain Park

1:30 p.m. Passafire – Sunsation Stage

3:30 p.m. Rey Fresco – Sunsation Stage

5 p.m. Alt Games College Slopestyle Championships Awards – Sunsation Stage

5:30 p.m. Pepper – Sunsation Stage


Sunsation Sessions Lotus in Concert After Dark – Copper Conference Center

Tickets – $20 on sale now at, by calling 866-677-1662, or onsite at Copper at any ticket window or Guest Services location.

8 p.m. Doors Open

10 p.m. Lotus


Sunday, April 11

1:30 p.m. These United States – Sunsation Stage

3:30 p.m. The Expendables – Sunsation Stage

5:30 p.m. Lotus – Sunsation Stage


Friday, April 16

Red Bull 1976 Games Opening Ceremonies and Fashion Show with BC/DC

7 – 10 p.m. Red Bull 1976 Games Opening Ceremonies at Jack’s Bar, with a DJ and Fashion Show

8:30 p.m. BC/DC Concert, an AC/DC Tribute Band, at Jack’s Bar – Free and open to the public

Saturday, April 17

Red Bull 1976 Games Competition & Sunsation Free Live Music

11 a.m. – Noon Red Bull ‘76 Games Snowblade Cross Qualifiers

Noon – 1 p.m. Red Bull ’76 Games Snowblade Cross Finals

1 p.m. BC / DC – AC/DC Tribute Band – Sunsation Stage

2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Red Bull ’76 Games Old School Air

3:30 p.m. Perpetual Groove – Sunsation Stage

5:30 p.m. Steel Pulse – Sunsation Stage

Sunday, April 18

1:30 p.m. The White Buffalo – Sunsation Stage

3:30 p.m. Pato Banton & The Now Generation – Sunsation Stage

5:30 p.m. Los Lonely Boys – Sunsation Stage

*All times, performers and activities are subject to change