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DOWNTOWN SHOWDOWN RAIL JAM

February 21 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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In February the streets of Downtown Marquette become covered with snow for the Downtown Showdown Ski & Snowboard Rail Jam. The 100 block of North Front Street serves as the location for the event. Fans and competitors will be gathered steps away from Lake Superior, bringing the excitement of the ski hill to the historic streets of Marquette.

Competition & Prizes

Open Ski/Snowboard: $20 per rider in advance; $25 per rider day-of
Competitive Ski (Men/Women): $40 per rider in advance; $50 per rider day-of (includes participation in Open Jam)
Competitive Snowboard (Men/Women): $40 per rider in advance; $50 per rider day-of (includes participation in Open Jam)

The first 50 registrants will receive an official Downtown Showdown tall tee at registration. Cash prizes will be awarded for first ($200), second ($125) and third ($75) place in the competitive men’s ski and snowboard jams, and awarded for first ($200) and second ($125) place in the competitive women’s ski and snowboard jams. Additional prizes will be drawn throughout the event.

Competitors who register before Friday, February 13, are automatically entered to win a GoPro HERO3+ valued at $299.99.

Registration

Registration is now open! Registration and payment can be taken online. To register by phone, contact the Marquette Downtown Development Authority at (906) 228-9475. Note: All riders must sign a waiver at event check-in. Riders under the age of 18 musthave a legal parent or guardian present at check-in to sign the waiver or submit the waiver to the Marquette Downtown Development Authority in advance or they will not be able to participate. Download the required liability waiver here (PDF). Participants must be over the age of 6.

Competitors who register before Friday, February 13, are automatically entered to win a GoPro HERO3+ valued at $299.99. The first 50 registrants will receive an official Downtown Showdown tall tee.

Online registration will close Thursday, February 19 at 11:59 p.m. Day-of registration will be offered but will be cash/check only. Registrations are nonrefundable.

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
http://downtownmarquette.org/downtown-showdown-rail-jam/

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