2018 Ski Season Kickoff Party
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*** PURCHASE TICKETS IN STORE TO AVOID EVENTBRITE FEES ***
*** TICKET PRESALES AVAILABLE UNTIL NOON ON 10/4 ***
*** IF YOU MISSED OUT, TICKET PACKS AND TICKETS FOR THE RAFFLE,
DRINKS AND BC GAMES WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE EVENT ***
Bentgate Mountaineering's 9th Annual Ski Season Kick-off Party is the biggest stoke fest of the season! Every year hundreds of dedicated skiers and riders from around the front range come out to celebrate the coming snow at the American Mountaineering Center.
The party is a fundraiser for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center and Friends of Berthoud Pass - two organizations that are dedicated to Backcountry Safety. The party includes a ski expo (free to attend) with industry reps and backcountry organizations, live music, a huge raffle, silent auction, backcountry games, a local brewery beer garden, food trucks and a Ski Film (must buy a ticket pack to attend the film).
Winter Gear Expo: (No tickets necessary) | 5:00pm - 7:45pm
The Ski Expo features our 30+ winter brands and their latest winter gear for 2019. There will also be a few ski resorts attending that will offer tickets. Stay tuned for a list of attending resorts.
Ticket Packs: (the only way to get a movie ticket)
Includes: Movie Admission, 1 Drink, 3 Raffle Tickets & 3 Backcountry Games Tickets
Ticket Packs are available until noon on the day of the event and can be bought online and in-store.
Tickets Available at the Event for:
Raffle/Drinks/BC Games (5:00pm - 7:45pm) Raffle Drawing starts at 7:45
Tickets will be available at the event at these prices:
1 for $5 / 3 for $10 / 6 for $15 / 9 for $20
Our raffle (and silent auction) include tons of great gear from skis and splitboards to avy gear and clothing. Items will be individually raffled off, giving you the option to pick exactly what you want to win.
Proceeds from tickets go to the Colorado Avalanche Information Center, Friends of Berthoud Pass,and the American Mountaineering Museum.
Backcountry Games | 5:00pm - 7:45pm
The backcountry games offer a chance to have some fun and win prizes! Games include the Backcountry Obstacle Challenge, Timed Beacon Search, Skin Transition, Splitboard Transition, Blind Shovel Assembly and Pull Up Contest.
Beer Garden | 5:00pm - 7:45pm
We‘ve got a great selection of local brews to enjoy at the party. Funds raised are donated to the CAIC, FOBP and the AMM. List of breweries coming soon!
Live Music | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Band info coming soon!
Ski Movie: 2.5 Mil
The story of Aaron Rice breaking the record for most vertical feet skinned/skiied in a year.
More info at http://airandrice.com
Food Trucks | 5 - 8pm:
California Wrap Runner and Tacos with Altitude will be serving their delicious cuisine
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Bentgate: 303 271 9382
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, You may print your ticket, but all that is required is an ID to confirm your identity. We will have a list of all those who purchased a ticket online
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
An ID is required to receive a wrist band for Alcholic beverages