After more than 2 years of rhetoric (ie:Bull sh*t) and construction , Scott Degraff and Fun Worldwide failed to get Junk / Red Onion open for business. Their lease agreement for the historic building has been terminated by the ownership group. Perhaps it was the economy, but we at AspenSpin feel it was an ill conceived notion from the start. "Gapers cannot come to Aspen --- and just take over" cracked one local taste maker who refused to be indentified on the record. "It's really not a surprise, it's been all talk" added another local knowledgeable of the sad situation.
Click to read the story in today's Aspen Daily News.
See our coverage of the last days of the Red Onion.