Spring skiing and riding…is there anything more fun? Yes, yes there is – it’s our 2019 Slush Cup! Join us as competitors, attired in their most ridiculous costume, attempt to cross a pool of slush on their skis or board. We have great prizes for participants from our sponsors, but the cheering crowd is the best prize of all! For onlookers in the “splash zone”, bring your positive vibes and lively support to encourage the best performances from all participants.
Participants will be able to hit the pond as many times as they want, and prizes will be given to the best costume, best trick, best crash, crowd favourite and more. Don't forget, creativity is key for our panel of judges!
EVENT DAY SCHEDULE:
10:30-12:30pm: Registration and package pick-up (Base Plaza)
1:00pm: BBQ and beer garden open
1:00-4:00pm: Slush Cup
4:00-6:00pm: After party with live music
4:15pm: Award ceremony
Tickets: Participants under the age of 19 must have a parent/legal guardian sign the event waiver on their behalf. Helmets are required to participate in the event, and are available for rental at Guest Services. No ski poles allowed in the pond.
Contest Location: The Slush Cup is located on Peak Flats/the bottom of the Peak. Please see #5 on our trail map here. If you are are not on skis or a snowboard, spectators can access the Slush Cup by hopping on the Sleigh Ride (departs from the Skate Pond) or by walking along the Snowshoe Grind trail - just follow the signs! Please ensure you are wearing snow appropriate footwear.
Rules & Regulations: Participants must be at least 12 years of age on event day (April 6th, 2019). Participants under the age of 19 must have a parent/legal guardian sign the event waiver on their behalf. Helmets are required to participate in the event, and are available for rental at Guest Services. No ski poles allowed in the pond.
What to bring: Don't forget to wear the most outrageous costume you can find! Participants are strongly encouraged to bring an extra set of warm, dry clothes to change in to after the competition!
Bag Check: Secure bag check is available at the Alpine Guest Services desk in the Chalet, and is complimentary when you show your event bib.