Only 8 days until Copper opens for the winter season on Friday, November 6, 2009. Come join us for Lift Off 2009 presented by Sprint, our 5th annual opening weekend festival, November 6 – 8. Enjoy the latest 2010 ski & snowboard movies, including the Copper premier of TGR’s new film: Re:Session, with net proceeds benefiting Team Summit. The weekend will also include demos from your favorite brands, après specials, giveaways, a movie at The Woodward at Copper Barn and new this year, Lift Off Late Night! Make sure to check out the Lift Off concert on Saturday night – past performances include Blackalicious, the Beatnuts, and Rahzel from the Roots. Learn more about Lift Off 2009 at Copper Mountain’s website and find a list of events across the state at cosnow’s events calendar.