No prior snow sculpting experience is necessary to enter this weekend's Breckenridge Snowflake Challenge snow sculpture contest. And, it's going to be great for spectators visiting Breckenridge in the next few weeks.
Snow sculptors will start creating their works of art beginning December 5, and judging culminates December 11. After Dec. 8, you can pick up a site map at the Breckenridge Welcome Center, if you want to see the creations.
Participants must sign up for the competition by Nov. 2. Cash prizes will be awarded and there's no limit on the number of team members.
For more information about the event, visit Breckenridge Snowflake Challenge.
This is a contest for novices. The Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships (January 25-30, 2011),which is for professional ice sculptors.
Breckenridge Central Reservations is offering $100 cash to anyone who books a 4-night stay or longer by Dec. 17 for travel any time this winter season. The $100 special is valid with other lodging packages offered through Breckenridge Central Reservations. Visit GoBreck.com or call 877.593.5260 for lodging package info and reservations.