Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Take The Stage At The Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships in Breckenridge Dec 15

Posted By: The Ski Channel on December 4, 2012 3:34 pm

Macklemore - Thrift Shop

Get pumped as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis headline the awesome festivities during the iON Mountain Championships in Breckenridge, Colorado this December!

If you haven’t heard of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, then you haven’t heard the best of the best in today’s hip hop genre! And if you have heard of them, then you know that this is an event you definitely don’t want to miss!

The Dew Tour has announced the music line-up and first ever Dew Tour Film Night for the iON Mountain Championships in Breckenridge, Colorado. The Dew Tour 2012 season, concludes with an action-packed weekend in Breckenridge that brings more music, lifestyle and now film elements into the new Dew Tour.

The Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships includes music on and off the hill, reflecting the expansion of the Dew Tour’s music platform throughout 2012. Hip-hop artists Macklemore & Ryan Lewis headline the weekend with a live show at the Riverwalk Center in downtown Breckenridge on Saturday, December 15. Known for their unique beats, candid lyricism and catchy choruses, Macklemore and his producer Ryan Lewis hit the Dew Tour on the heels of releasing their albumĀ The Heist, which has claimed iTunes royalty as their album has topped the iTunes’ Albums chart and debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200. After two sold-out national tours in 2011 and a combined 60 million views on YouTube, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have proven their ability to excite crowds with their energetic live performances, as you can see in their Thrift Shop video below, which has accumulated over 25 million views alone in only 3 months!

Music will also be featured on the mountain with DJ duo Two Fresh spinning a set during Saturday’s Snowboard Big Air contest under the lights, creating a true outdoor party atmosphere for the fans with the music and competition coming together at Breckenridge’s Peak 8.

The iON Mountain Championships will feature the inaugural Film Night at the Dew Tour acknowledging the important contributions that film makes to the ski and snowboard industry and recognizing the groundbreaking and game-changing films of the season. Guests of Film Night, held at the Riverwalk Center on Thursday, December 13 will view segments from the year’s most influential and progressive movies and hear live commentary from the directors, producers and athletes involved in making them. Fans will have the opportunity to vote online for their favorites before the Dew Tour declares the iON Viewer’s Choice Award winner on Sunday, December 16. Athletes will also have their opinion heard through the Athlete’s Choice Award, also to be announced on December 16 on the Dew Tour Facebook page.

Tickets for the Dew Tour concert with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are on sale NOW for $20. The Dew Tour performance is part of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ ongoing international tour.

The Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships will be FREE to attend, giving fans access to be a part of the best snowboarding and freestyle skiing competitions and the Dew Tour Experience, a first class consumer zone featuring autograph signings, giveaways and more.

If you can’t make it to the actual event, don’t fret as the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships will air live on NBC Sports Network on Thursday, December 13 at 7:30pm ET and Friday, December 14 at 4pm ET. Action will air live on NBC on Saturday, December 15 at 2pm ET, and on Sunday, December 16 at 1pm ET. Additional broadcasts on NBC Sports Network will be December 15 at 11pm ET and December 16 at 3pm ET, as well as December 22 at 11pm ET.