Live Music, Rail Jam and Telemark Demos at Whiteface This Weekend

By AlpineZone News |
Dec 14 2005 - 01:56 PM

WILMINGTON, New York ??” Whiteface kicks-off the holiday season with live music, a rail jam and a telemark demo day December 17-18.

The events start with the first Rail Jam of the season, presented by Rossignol, on Saturday, December 17 at 11 am. This event is open to skiers and riders of all ages and abilities and will take place on Brookside. Competitors may sign up at the Guest Services desk between 8 am ??“ 10:30 am. Entry is $10 per competitor.

Kick back and listen to the Josh Cramoy Band Saturday afternoon as part of the Cloudspin Live Music Series, presented by Budweiser. The Josh Cramoy Band will jam in the Cloudspin Lounge for the apr??s ski party from 3:30 pm ??“ 5:15 pm. The Cloudspin Live Music series, presented by Budweiser, features live music, drink specials, dancing and more throughout the winter. All concerts are free.

The High Peaks Cyclery Telemark Demo Day is Sunday, December 18 from 9 am ??“ 4 pm. Representatives from Atomic, K2, G-3, Black Diamond, Crispi, Dynafit, Alpina, Karhu, Garmont, Silveretta, Voile, and Scarpa will be on hand with the newest telemark equipment. There are also free one-hour ski clinics to try the equipment. Novice is at 9:30 am, intermediate at 1 pm and advanced at 2 pm. Pre-registration is required for clinics. Call High Peaks Cyclery at 523-3764 for more information.

This weekend also celebrates the official unveiling of the new mural in the Cloudspin Lounge by Schuylerville artist Brian Petrowski. The mural is 15 feet by 40 feet and features skiers, boarders and everything Whiteface is. Petrowski combined his deeply-rooted passion for skiing with his passion for painting to create the unique mural. Centerplate, ORDA’s concessionaire, commissioned the mural to create this new look in the Cloudspin Lounge.

For more information on ORDA venues and events and for web cams from five locations, please log on to www.whitefacelakeplacid.com.

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