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EVENINGS AT IDEAS: A League of Your Own – Investing in Pro Sports, performance by Son Little. $200


June 24 @ 5:15 pm

Alex Rodriguez, David Rubenstein, and Gregg Lemkau talk about the boom in sports investing, plus a performance by Son Little. Your Evenings at Ideas ticket includes dinner, drinks, book signings, a culinary conversation, the Aspen Ideas Evening session, and live “Music in the Garden.”

5:15 – 6:45 PM – Dinner & Drinks. With your ticket purchase, enjoy creative global cuisine from Aspen’s innovative food trucks. Sip JUSTIN Wines, Graham + Fisk’s Wine-in-a-Can and Free Spirits non-alcoholic craft cocktails. A cash bar is also available with additional wine options, beer and cocktails.

5:15 – 5:45 PM – Meet the Author and Book Signing. With Jonathan Blitzer, “Everyone Who Is Gone Is Here: The United States, Central America, and the Making of a Crisis”

6:00 – 6:40 PM – Culinary Conversation and Tasting. Plant-based burgers have a long and checkered history, but Beyond Meat — driven by idealistic founder Ethan Brown, a Henry Crown Fellow — has changed perceptions, menus—and, most important, taste. In this session, Ethan serves up market knowledge, as well as samples of a brand-new, simple-ingredient burger with heart-friendly avocado oil. With Ethan Brown, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer, Beyond Meat

7:00 – 8:00 PM – A League of Your Own: Investing in Pro Sports
Two legends — a baseball superstar and a Wall Street titan — discuss how they are leveraging their passion for professional sports as a team stakeholder and an owner. With Alex Rodriguez, A-Rod Corp, David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, and moderator Gregg Lemkau, BDT and MSD Partners.

8:00 – 9:00 PM – Music in the Garden: Son Little. Aaron Earl Livingston – better known as Son Little – is known to “revolutionize the modern understanding and expectation of R&B sound.” He plays a solo set based on his latest album Like Neptune.

The Wheeler box office is closed on Sunday and Monday.  Final ticket purchases for this event will take place on Monday at 5:00pm at the venue across from the Walter Isaacson Center at the Aspen Meadows.

Event Details

June 24
5:15 pm


Doerr-Hosier Center
870 Meadows Rd Aspen
CO 81611,