There are two world class music and theater venues in Aspen that provide our guests with access to national and local music acts and film festivals throughout the year.
Belly Up Aspen:
Belly Up Aspen was opened in 2005 and features over 300 concerts a year in an intimate 450 person venue. The 4-level layout provides everyone with unobstructed views of the stage. The top of the line sound and lighting system provides guest with an amazing audio and visual experience not expected in such intimate venues.
Past musical acts include: Widespread Panic, John Prine, The Flaming Lips, Jane’s Addiction, Thievery Corporation, The Raconteurs, Ben Harper, B.B. King, Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, Pitbull, SEAL, ZZ Top, Chris Isaak, Gomez, G Love, Bassnectar, John Legend, Damian Marley and Nas, Stephen Marley, Lucinda Williams, Snoop Dogg, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Joe Cocker, Wyclef Jean, Ice Cube, Umphrey’s McGee and many, many more.
The Wheeler Opera House:
The Wheeler Opera House has provided Aspen with a historic venue for concerts, movies and performances since 1889. This 503 seat theater is fully equipped with state of the art equipment and was completely renovated and reopened in May of 1984. Since then it has hosted over 300 events annually and is a historic landmark in the town of Aspen.