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The Edge: A handy calendar of winter events

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Beaver Creek Master Chef Classic: Featuring the Master Chef Challenge, a grand tasting, seminars, cooking classes and more. Jan. 28-30. Beaver Creek Resort, I-70, Exit 167, Avon, 1-800-404-3535, 1-970-845-9090, www.beavercreek.com.

Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert Series: Acts TBA. Sat., Nov. 28; Sat., Jan. 30; Sun., Feb. 14; Sun., March 21; Fri., March 26. Aspen/Snowmass, Colo. Hwy. 82, Aspen, 1-800-525-6200, www.aspensnowmass.com.

Cosmic Colorado Ski Mountaineering Cup: Randonnee Rally: Ski up, down and across the resort's extreme terrain. Sat., Jan. 30. Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Hwy. 135, Crested Butte.

Smartwool Giant Slalom/Slalom Race: Jan. 30-31. Eldora Mountain Resort, 21 west of Boulder via Colo. Hwy. 119, Nederland, 303-440-8700, www.eldora.com.

Fifth Annual Tele Fest: Jan. 30-31. Powderhorn Resort, 48338 Powderhorn Rd. (Mesa), Mesa, 970-268-5700, www.powderhorn.com.

United States Telemark Skiing Association Race: Sat., Jan. 30. Sunlight Mountain Resort, 10901 County Rd. 117, Glenwood Springs, 1-800-445-7931, www.sunlightmtn.com.

Burton Am Tour Series: Slopestyle and Halfpipe: Up-and-coming riders can qualify for March championships. Jan. 30-31, www.burton.com/amseries. Winter Park Resort, Exit 232 from I-70 onto Hwy. 40, Winter Park, 1-800-979-0332, www.winterparkresort.com.

United States Collegiate Ski Association's Men's/Women's Giant Slalom: Jan. 30-31. Winter Park Resort, Exit 232 from I-70 onto Hwy. 40, Winter Park, 1-800-979-0332, www.winterparkresort.com.

Burton Super Demo Tour: Jan. 30-31. Winter Park Resort, Exit 232 from I-70 onto Hwy. 40, Winter Park, 1-800-979-0332, www.winterparkresort.com.

International Snow Sculpture Championships: Teams from around the world create mammoth works of art from blocks of snow. Jan. 31-Feb. 7. Breckenridge, Colo. Hwy 9, south of I-70, Breckenridge, 1-877-864-0868, www.gobreck.com.

Cooper Cup #3: Sun., Jan. 31. Ski Cooper, U.S. Route 24, 9 miles west of Leadville, Leadville, 719-486-2277, www.skicooper.com.

February

Women's Ski Clinics: Starting Jan. 4, Mondays, Tuesdays; Mondays, Tuesdays; Feb. 1-2; Mon., Feb. 8; Feb. 22-23. Continues through Jan. 26. Ski Cooper, U.S. Route 24, 9 miles west of Leadville, Leadville, 719-486-2277, www.skicooper.com.

SnowSports Industries America On-Snow Demo: Alpine and snowboard demos at Winter Park; Nordic demos at Devil's Thumb Ranch. Feb. 1-2. Winter Park Resort, Exit 232 from I-70 onto Hwy. 40, Winter Park, 1-800-979-0332, www.winterparkresort.com.

Nighthawks Race Series: Wed., Jan. 20; Wed., Jan. 27; Wed., Feb. 3; Wed., Feb. 10; Wed., Feb. 17; Wed., Feb. 24, www.eldora.com/programs.nighthawks.html. Eldora Mountain Resort, 21 west of Boulder via Colo. Hwy. 119, Nederland, 303-440-8700, www.eldora.com.

Senior Discount Day: Wed., Jan. 6; Wed., Jan. 20; Wed., Feb. 3; Wed., Feb. 17; Wed., March 3; Wed., March 24. Ski Cooper, U.S. Route 24, 9 miles west of Leadville, Leadville, 719-486-2277, www.skicooper.com.

Steamboat Winter Carnival: The oldest Winter Carnival west of the Mississippi. Feb. 3-7. Steamboat, Steamboat Springs, Steamboat Springs.

Bob's Ski & Ride School Mogul Camp: Learn to love Mary Jane's infamous bumps. Jan. 22-24; Feb. 3-5; Feb. 24-26; March 12-14. Winter Park Resort, Exit 232 from I-70 onto Hwy. 40, Winter Park, 1-800-979-0332, www.winterparkresort.com.

Coors Town Race Series: Fridays. Continues through Feb. 26. Sunlight Mountain Resort, 10901 County Rd. 117, Glenwood Springs, 1-800-445-7931, www.sunlightmtn.com.

Beacon Bowl and Avalanche Awareness Day: Sat., Feb. 6. Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, 28194 US Hwy 6, Dillon, 1-888-272-7246, www.arapahoebasin.com.

Alley Loop Nordic Race: An American Birkebeiner qualifying race and Crested Butte's largest costume party. Sat., Feb. 6. Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Hwy. 135, Crested Butte.

Age Class Race: Feb. 6-7. Eldora Mountain Resort, 21 west of Boulder via Colo. Hwy. 119, Nederland, 303-440-8700, www.eldora.com.

Loveland Telemark Clinics: Offered for adults of all abilities. Sat., Jan. 9; Sun., Jan. 24; Sat., Feb. 6; Sun., Feb. 21; Sun., March 7; Sat., March 13. Loveland Ski Area, 12 mi. east of Silverthorne at I-70, Exit 216, Georgetown, 1-800-736-3SKI, www.skiloveland.com.

LandRover Roaring Fork Ski Spree: Feb. 6-7. Sunlight Mountain Resort, 10901 County Rd. 117, Glenwood Springs, 1-800-445-7931, www.sunlightmtn.com.

Sunlight Ski Club Open Age Class Slalom Race: Sat., Feb. 6. Sunlight Mountain Resort, 10901 County Rd. 117, Glenwood Springs, 1-800-445-7931, www.sunlightmtn.com.

All Terrain All Conditions Clinic: Explore some of Loveland's most challenging terrain and fine-tune your skills; for advanced and expert skiers. Sun., Dec. 20; Sun., Jan. 10; Sun., Feb. 7; Sun., March 14; Sun., April 4. Loveland Ski Area, 12 mi. east of Silverthorne at I-70, Exit 216, Georgetown, 1-800-736-3SKI, www.skiloveland.com.

East Council Youth Ski League Race: Men's & Women's Slalom: Sun., Feb. 7. Winter Park Resort, Exit 232 from I-70 onto Hwy. 40, Winter Park, 1-800-979-0332, www.winterparkresort.com.

Women's Ski Camp: With Deb Armstrong. Dec. 15-17; Jan. 12-13; Feb. 9-11; March 2-4. Steamboat, Steamboat Springs, Steamboat Springs.

Gravity Goddess Women's Mid-Week Progressive Clinics: For women looking to improve their skills in a one-day setting. Starting Jan. 4, Mondays; Wed., Jan. 13; Wed., Feb. 10; Wed., March 17. Continues through Jan. 18. Winter Park Resort, Exit 232 from I-70 onto Hwy. 40, Winter Park, 1-800-979-0332, www.winterparkresort.com.

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