• HC3's Annual Tim McClure Benefit
  • HC3's Annual Tim McClure Benefit
  • HC3's Annual Tim McClure Benefit
  • HC3's Annual Tim McClure Benefit
  • HC3's Annual Tim McClure Benefit
  • HC3's Annual Tim McClure Benefit

The 30th Annual Tim McClure Benefit

Tim McClure: Original Founder of the High Country Conservation Center
Photo courtesy of the Summit Daily

The Tim McClure Benefit is HC3’s largest fundraiser of the year, held in memory of Tim McClure, a conservation pioneer who began Summit’s first recycling program back in 1976. The benefit is held to honor his legacy and support the HC3 programs that continue his vision. It takes place thanks to generous in-kind donations from Vail Resorts’ EpicPromise.

This year’s event takes place Friday, February 22, 2019, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Breckenridge from 6-9:30pm.

Event Details:

  • Begins at 6 pm for General Admission tickets
  • FREE Tasting glass & beer samples from 7 Summit County breweries: Angry James, Baker’s Brewery, Breckenridge Brewery, Broken Compass, Dillon Dam Brewery, HighSide Brewing and Pug Ryan’s
  • Music featuring Ms Amy & The Jet Set
  • Light appetizers
  • Wine compliments of Antler’s Liquor & Wine Cellar
  • One of the biggest Silent Auctions in Summit County
  • Performance by the EveryBelly Dancers

Don’t miss out on the VIP treatment! 

  • Early Entry at 5:00 pm
  • HC3 pint glass for unlimited tasting
  • FIRST opportunity to “buy it now”at our silent auction

To Purchase Tickets:

  • Ticket prices: $45 in advance / $50 at door / $75 VIP
  • Online/advance ticket sales END at 3:00 p.m. MST on Thursday, Feb. 21. Day-of ticket sales will be available at the event.

Event Parking

  • The Beaver Run Lot is across the street from the DoubleTree and offers the most convenient event parking. Rates: $.50 for the first hour, $1.50 for the second hour, $2 for the third hour, and $4 for each additional hour.
  • FREE Parking: The F Lot is located off S. Park Ave. and is free after 5 pm. The walk is about 8 minutes to the DoubleTree.

Green Scene Awards:

Green Scene AwardsThe Green Scene Awards honor individuals and businesses in our community who strive to create awareness and cultivate solutions for a greener Summit County. Green Scene awardees are examples of real-world environmental champions right here in our own backyard. These awards will be presented to the winners of the five categories during the Tim McClure Benefit. The five categories are as follows:

  • The Julia Butterfly Hill Individual Achievement Award for a dynamic individual who makes our community greener and keeps an eye on the environmental movement of our community.
  • The Organic Fertilizer Volunteer Award for an outstanding volunteer in our community who inspires all of us to take proper care of the planet.
  • The Essential Earthy Educator Award for a vibrant educator that advocates for environmental practices to be instituted within the workplace.
  • The Greener Summit Business Award for a local business that makes an effort to institute environmental programs for their employees or clients.
  • The Lisa Simpson Youth Award for a local youth dedicated to making his or her school, home, and community a more sustainable place.

Nominations are due by Friday, February 1, 2019

Thank You to all of Our Sponsors:

Harvester Sponsors

Cultivator Sponsors

Composter Sponsors

Seed Sower Sponsors

Innovator Sponsors

For questions or inquiries regarding sponsorship opportunities, please contact Community Programs Director, Rachel Zerowin, at rachel@highcountryconservation.org or 970-668-5703.

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