SkiDazzle Makes It Snow in the Desert: Los Angeles, Dec 1-4

Posted By: The Ski Channel on November 30, 2011 11:54 am

Ski Dazzle® The Los Angeles Ski Show and Snowboard Expo® is celebrating its 48th year as the world’s largest annual consumer ski and snowboard event, and it all happens here in sunny Southern California! This exciting four-day “lifestyle event” brings more than 90,000 enthusiastic skiers and snowboarders to downtown Los Angeles and the L.A. Convention Center each year and is seen as THE annual kick-off of the winter ski & snowboard season in Southern California. Be sure to mark your calendar for four days only – December 1, 2, 3 and 4 so you don’t miss the show!

Ski Dazzle® is over four football fields of fun that features incredible shopping bargains and money-saving Show Specials. Hundreds of exhibit booths showcase ski and snowboard retailers and local and national winter resorts. Once inside the show, there is plenty of free family entertainment and brand-name shopping bargains with over $6,000,000.00 of ski and snowboard gear for sale on the show floor.

Plus, a bonus FREE $56.00 value Lift Ticket offer to either Bear Mountain Resort OR Snow Summit Mountain Resort is offered to everyone who buys a Ski Dazzle® regular admission and comes to the show. NEW THIS YEAR and sponsored by Liftopia (ski more.. pay less…) each regular admission receives a Liftopia $10 Gift Card to use toward purchasing discount lift tickets from resorts across the country.

Daily events include high-energy Skateboard & BMX Champion Vert Ramp shows; Ski & Snowboard Rail Jam Contest & Terrain Park Lessons; continuous free ski lessons on the giant Snow Summit Ski School ramp; a giant Free Climbing Wall; Seminars; and even A Taste of WinterTM cooking demos. Of course, the ever popular Tire Chain Installation ContestTM offers free lift tickets and prizes for participants, plus a $500 cash prize for the fastest time at the show. Visit the Ski Dazzle® Million-Dollar Ski and Snowboard Sale, for over $6,000,000.00 of outstanding pre-Christmas values on all kinds of ski and snowboard equipment and clothing for adults and children. You’ll find top quality new and used equipment, fashions and accessories from dozens of specialty ski and snowboard vendors. In addition, you’ll find super bargains on everything else for sale … all priced to move and just in time for Holiday shopping!

This is a great place to outfit an individual or an entire family at great Holiday Savings on name brand alpine skis, twin tip skis and snowboard manufacturers like Arbor, Airwalk, Blizzard, Bonfire, Burton, Dalebello, Dolomite, DC, Forum, Head, K2, Lamar, Lib Tech, Liberty, Line, Nidecker, Nordica, Tecnica, 32, M3, Nitro, Palmer, Gnu, Tech Nine, Goode, Ride, Rossignol, Roxy, Surface Watch, Salomon, Volkl, and more.

Also featured will be men’s, women’s and children’s ski and snowboard clothing, goggles, helmets and accessories on brand names like: Burton, Bonfire, Boulder Gear, Betty Rides, Columbia, DC, DaKine, Dragon, Fera, Fox, Goode, Gordini, K2, Level, Lib Tech, Marker, Nordica, Northface, Obermeyer, O’Neill ,Oakley, Planet Earth, Precision Mountain Wear, Quicksilver, Roxy, Ride, Ripzone, Salomon, Scott, Section, Smith, Snow Dragon, Special Blend, Seirus, Spy, Spyder, Turbine, Volcom… and more!

Plus, Southern California residents are invited to bring their good condition used ski and snowboard equipment and place it in the “Used Equipment Area” in the Sale. You must buy a ticket to the show (online or at the box office) and bring your equipment to the SALE EXIT (located to the right, inside the main show entrance). There will be a nominal charge made ONLY if your item is actually sold at Ski Dazzle’s Ski and Snowboard Sale and Swap. Complete registration details are posted at for details.



Southern California ski and snowboard retailers bring a huge selection of equipment and clothing all under one roof at Ski Dazzle®. At the Show you’ll find Action Water Sports, Attic Skate Shop, Avalanche Snow & Skate, Blauer Board Shop, Boarders Sports, California Sports, Get Down Enterprises, H & H Jobbing, Jack’s Surfboards, Mammoth Sporting Goods, One-Way Board Shop, Utility Boardshop, Val Surf, Zumiez and many more, all combined giving you one-stop shopping convenience for new season merchandise and holiday “Show Specials”.

Snowboarders and Freeskiers, strap on your gear, as Ski Dazzle® Los Angeles is throwing down early season competition at one of the first rail jam contests of the year! Ski Dazzle®’s 80-foot indoor rail hill offers two features for aspiring riders to compete on and is sponsored by Windells camp.
Contestants can sign up on-line to enter the Ski Dazzle® Rail JamTM contest, then come to Ski Dazzle® – The Los Angeles Ski Show & Snowboard Expo® for the competition! Show friends, family, resorts and the ski & snowboard industry who’s got the right stuff and may walk away with cool prizes, new gear, or the Grand Prize – a week at Windells’ Camp at Mt. Hood worth over $1,200.00.
Windells Camp is a year-round facility at Mt. Hood, Oregon, just 45 minutes out of Portland, that features top industry coaches and weekly programs where beginners to experts, from 8 years old through adults, can fine-tune their skills with an innovative assortment of snowboard, skateboard, freeski and BMX parks, super pipes, rails and jumps. Windell’s staff will be on hand to offer tips on technique and help with the judging of the event.


The Ski Dazzle Rail JamTM contest is open to boys and girls in two brackets: under 15 years of age, and 15 and older. Contestants may register online for this event at Space is limited so be sure to sign up early to confirm your spot. (Limited space in the rail jam contest may be available, on a first-come, first-served basis at the show.)

Every Ski Dazzle® Rail JamTM contest competitor will be required to wear a helmet; present a photo ID if 18 years of age or older, and sign a waiver. If under 18 years of age, participant must have a parent present at the Ski Dazzle event who must sign a consent form. Rail Jam contestants must bring their own equipment. A daily schedule for practice and competition is posted at

Avoid Ticket Lines At The Show! • Buy Full Price – Regular Admission & Children’s tickets at • Print your Ski Dazzle® Admission Tickets right from your own computer with our secure on-line ordering software. ON-LINE Tickets will be scanned at a special “On-Line Tickets Entry Only” door!
Remember, all Full Price – Regular Admission tickets include a Free Bonus $56.00 Bear Mountain or Snow Summit Lift Ticket Offer, which must be redeemed at the Ski Dazzle® show only! PLUS a Liftopia $10 Gift Card to use on discounted lift tickets at resorts across the country handed to regular ticket attendees at the gate.

The Ski Channel will be there, too! Get stoked for snow in LA. We will see you at SkiDazzle December 1 -4. For more info on the show, visit: