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2017 PrezFest Event Descriptions will be posted soon - please check back for updates!

PrezFest Characters
Join characters from American history and folklore as they lead the Kids' Parade from the Plaza Stage to the Covered Bridge. Answer Presidential trivia and win a PrezFest button! Watch as they skate around the ice rink and delight the entire family with appearances throughout Beaver Creek Plaza.

Ice Sculpture Demonstration
Local ice sculptor Paul Wertin will present a live cut demonstration of an ice sculpture at the plaza stage - turning a plain block of ice into a beautiful sculpture for all to see.

Kids’ Presidential Parade
Kids can join the PrezFest Characters in a parade from the Plaza Stage to the Covered Bridge in Beaver Creek Village.

Meet Teddy Roosevelt!
As part of the Prez Fest celebration, Teddy Roosevelt himself will be strolling the plaza telling tales of an earlier time in the United States, of safaris in Africa, the times of war, the charging of San Juan Hill and much more. Teddy is performed by noted actor and historian, James C. Overcash who performs the character as part of his one man play around the nation. Come meet Teddy, get some photos with the former president and have a bully good time!

American Jukebox Skate Night
Enjoy the music as you and your family dance and skate your way around the ice rink. Keep your eye out for some of the American Characters who will join in as you skate the night away!


Friday, February 17, 2017 to Monday, February 20, 2017