Town of Avon

For Immediate Release | August 4, 2017

The Westin Riverfront partnering with
Tenth Mountain Storytellers to host a FREE Local Story Slam event on Thursday, August 10th

AVON, Colo. – The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain is partnering with Tenth Mountain Storytellers to host a special Truth Be Told Story Slam event at the resort on Thursday, August 10th at 8 p.m. Please join us for interactive and fun evening of storytelling. Participants are encouraged to participate by crafting a creative story of 5 minutes or less using the theme Lost and Found.
Arrive early to grab a cocktail from The Westin Riverfront’s new lobby bar The Lookout or dinner at Maya and drop your name in the Story Slam hat. The evening will be hosted by Colorado’s own, Truth Be Told founder Johanna Walker who will draw the order of  volunteer tellers, who have put their name in a hat,  to tell their stories. The audience will then vote on the winner for the evening, who will receive tickets to the Tenth Mountain Storytellers event on the weekend of August 18-19 in Avon’s Nottingham Park.  There is no charge for the evening.
The August Tenth Mountain Storytellers event celebrates the artists who bring stories to life and inspire us to keep telling stories of our own. Storytellers will feature nationally renowned tellers and teachers from organizations such as Truth Be Told, Spark Off Rose and The Moth. Tickets for the two-day event can be purchased online, with prices beginning at $29. For more information, please visit

The Westin Riverfront is located at 126 Riverfront Lane in Avon, complimentary valet parking is available for patrons of Maya & The Lookout, based on availability.
The award-winning Westin Riverfront is home to 230 guest residences, ranging in size from Studio Suites to 3-bedroom condominiums, each featuring a custom kitchen, five-piece bathroom, gas fireplace and Westin Heavenly Bed. The dog-friendly resort features a Westin Family Kids Club, Spa Anjali and Maya, a modern Mexican kitchen by Chef Richard Sandoval.  Guests can enjoy the resort’s state-of-the-art Athletic Club, on-site bike rentals, complimentary daily fly-fishing clinics, outdoor pool and three riverside hot tubs.
For more information on The Westin Riverfront, please visit

Media contact:
Westin Riverfront - Julie Dunn: 303-522-2659 or
Tenth Mountain Storytellers – Chelsea Drimmel: 615-921-8700 or

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