Bring Aspen to your Living Room: Different Ways to Experience Aspen Online

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We appreciate everyone taking the necessary precautions to practice social distancing right now during the COVID-19 pandemic. While everyone is staying safe, we’ve compiled few ways you can still experience and connect with Aspen online. Please see our list below on how to experience Aspen virtually.

 

Virtual Yoga Sessions: many of our local studios have started hosting online classes you can do from the comfort of your own home while social distancing. Checkout Aspen Shakti’s YouTube channel of classes here, Thug Yoga classes here, and O2 Aspen here

 

Aspen Film’s 29th annual Aspen Shortsfest, scheduled for March 31- April 5, will now be presented online. By partnering with Paris-based Festival Scope, Aspen Film will be able to preserve the Oscar®-qualifying festival in a unique way.  Access will be limited to viewers in the United States and films will only be screened within curated programs rather than individually. Viewers will receive a unique link to each program purchased for a one-time viewing.  Access codes can be purchased starting March 24 through the Wheeler Opera House’s Aspen Show Tix or calling 970-920-5770.

 

Transport yourself to more relaxing times with Aspen Music Festival and School’s classical music playlist. The soothing playlist includes pieces by Mozart, Bach, Poulenc and more.

 

Take an online theatre class and dance it out virtually with Theatre Aspen. More information and a full schedule can be found here

 

Foster well-being and connection with Lead with Love's free digital offerings located here

 

Get a cardio burst workout in with Lace Up’s in-home boxing sessions hosted every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 6pm MST.

 

Stream free online ski movies during social distancing and daydream about all of the amazing powder sessions we were able to enjoy this year.

 

Enjoy the Murdock Mind, Body, and Spirit stay-at-home watch list featuring some favorite past speakers. Click the following links to tune into each topic: The Future of Personalized Health and Longevity, Love, Lust, Commitment, and the Brain, and Foods for Protecting the Body & Mind: Dr. Neal Barnard

 

CycleBar is offering a 30-day bike rental program that includes bike delivery, home set up, and pick up for four-six classes that are streaming weekly.

 

Channel your inner FOOD & WINE CLASSIC in Aspen chefs with these local recipes: Jimmy’s Aspen local favorites, Pyramid Bistro healthy recipes, and the famous Aspen Crud recipe courtesy of Hotel Jerome.

 

Rent audio books from Libo online. You’ll get two audiobooks for the price of one and 100% of your payments will go to Explore Booksellers.

 

Beat stress with mediations apps. Soft rainwater, crackling fire pits, and rustling trees will transport you to the easier days of summertime in Aspen.

 

Local distilleries Woody Creek Distillers and Marble Distilling Co. have both branched into the hand sanitizer market to help with shortages from the COVID-19 pandemic. 

 

Pure Barre on demand will ensure you get your workout routine in from your living room without missing a beat.

 

From the top of the Gondola to the majestic Maroon Bells, take an online tour of downtown Aspen, east of Aspen, our arts & culture offerings, and Aspen’s open space and trails with these online virtual tours.

 

Subscribe to Aspen Ideas to Go, a weekly podcast from the Aspen Ideas Festival. 

 

Did we miss something? If you know of a local business offering virtual services, please email [email protected].

 

For all COVID-19 resources click here.

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