St. Patrick’s Day Celebration March 17th

On March 17th Snowbasin will be hosting a St Patrick’s Day party on Earl’s Plaza serving Corned Beef & Cabbage along with Green Beer and live entertainment.  So come out make some runs on the mountain and celebrate this Irish holiday at Snowbasin Resort!

Spring’s Coming Celebration March 24th

Its that time of year again when the days are a little longer and  the nights a little shorter.  It is also that time again for the “Twilight BBQ and Ski/Snowboard Down” at Snowbasin.  So join us on March 24th at Needles Lodge from 4 pm to 7pm for a great outdoor BBQ and then ride down the mountain in the spring twilight. Click here for full Menu.

Event participants may purchase a $10 lift ticket from 4 – 4:15 p.m day of the event. The last gondola ride will depart at 4:30, and the gondola will not run after 4:45 p.m.  All participants must ski or snowboard down. Lift passes purchased on March 24th will be valid for the event, as well as season passes.

Cost for the barbecue for adults is $25 and children 6 and under is $12.50

3rd Annual Winter Carnival and Demo Day March 17th

Snowbasin Adaptive Sports Education Foundation is glad to announce the third annual “Winter Carnival and Demo Day” fundraiser on March 17th, at Snowbasin Resort. There will be Ski and Snowboard manufacturers present with new top of the line equipment to demo for a donation of $20. Carnival booths will be set up and include games, face painting, hot dogs, cotton candy, a silent auction and raffle prizes.

Tickets may be purchased in advance for $15 at the front desk of Snowsports, day of the event tickets will be $20. Tickets include carnival booths and a foot passenger ride up the Needles Gondola. Demo tickets are a separate purchase of $20 day of the event.

The Snowbasin Adaptive Sports Education Foundation provides winter sports experiences for people of all ages with disabilities. The Foundation is a 501c3 public charity. The funds raised at the Winter Carnival and Demo Day will go towards purchasing specialized equipment as well as providing scholarships for students from Northern Utah.

If you would like more information on adaptive skiing or to purchase tickets for the Winter Carnival and Demo Day, please call 801-695-7074 or go to the Snowsports front desk at Snowbasin.

 

About Snowbasin Adaptive Sports Education Foundation

 

Snowbasin Adaptive Sports Education foundation is a non-profit organization that provides support for adaptive snowsports programs held at Snowbasin Resort. Our mission is to support a quality sports experience for those who otherwise could not access the beauty of the mountain. In a world-class alpine environment, we are passionate about improving the lives of people with disabilities through sports and recreation.

Trained and certified adaptive instructors use the latest equipment and techniques to meet the variety o f needs of our clients. Programs are offered in a friendly learning environment and are designed to meet the varied challenges for all levels of participants to make a lasting and meaningful impact.

Snowbasin to Host Salomon’s Jib Academy Stop

Salomon Announces Dates and Locations of Jib Academy Season Six

Salomon elevates the youth slopestyle dream in the event’s sixth season

 

Ogden, UT—Marking half-a-dozen years of slopestyle goodness, Salomon Jib Academy has announced its schedule for 2012. Five ski areas in the U.S. and Canada will host young athletes in one of the sport’s most coveted opportunities to learn from Salomon pros and compete for the chance to attend a week-long dream session at the Salomon Jib Academy North American Finals at Mammoth Mountain Resort in May 2012.

 

Internationally known as an unforgettable series of slopestyle contests for athletes 16 and younger, the program is free to enter and includes lunch, giveaways and a full day of shredding with Salomon pro coaches, which include Bobby Brown, Nick Martini, Alexi Godbout

 

“Jib academy was a huge opportunity for me, and helped start my ski career. Now being able to go to the events and coach kids is awesome, says Salomon pro skier and first-ever Jib Academy winner Nick Martini.”

 

Salomon Jib Academy Season Six North American tour dates and locations include:

 

Killington Mountain Resort, VTFebruary 25th

Blue Mountain, ON—March 3rd                                                                                    Photo Credit:Matt Stauble

Saint Bruno, QC –March 10th

Silver Star, BC—March 18th

Snowbasin, UT—March 24th

Mammoth Mountain Resort, CA FINALS—May 2012, Invite Only

 

Registration opens on January 9th, 2012: www.salomonjibacademy.com . Space is limited. Website goes live January 9th, 2012.

Sunday Services at Needles Lodge

Pastor Don Krofft will hold services every Sunday through the winter season in the downstairs lobby of Needles Lodge at 2 pm. All are welcome.

 

 

Après Entertainment with Brett Turner

Join the fun in the Cinnabar Lounge Saturday afternoon with Brett Turner playing Blues & Rock.  The musicians play from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Après Entertainment with Gary & Frosty

Join the fun in the Cinnabar Lounge Friday afternoon with Gary & Frosty playing Blue Grass & Folk.  The musicians play from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Après Entertainment with Dan Williams

Join the fun in the Cinnabar Lounge Saturday afternoon with Dan Williams playing Americana/Folk Rock.  The musicians play from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Après Entertainment with Che Zuro

Join the fun in the Cinnabar Lounge Friday afternoon with Che Zuro playing Folk Rock & Rock.  The musicians play from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Après Entertainment with Red Desert Ramblers Duo

Join the fun in the Cinnabar Lounge Friday afternoon with Red Desert Ramblers Duo playing Bluegrass.  The musicians play from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.