Spyder Snow Fest 3 Brings the Mountains to Hermosa Beach

Posted By: The Ski Channel on November 25, 2013 12:08 pm

The third annual Spyder Snow Fest presented by Spyder Surfboards, powered by Monster Energy and Mountain High Resort, will descend upon Downtown Hermosa Beach on December 7, where 60 tons of manmade snow will transform Pier Avenue into a Winter Wonderland. The free, family-friendly affair will kick off of the 2013-2014 Snow Season and unite the community and top snow industry brands alike beginning at 12:30 p.m.-3 p.m where kids under 15 will be treated to a one-of-a-kind sledding experience supported by Peace Tea. From 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Mountain High pro snowboards will show off their skills in snowboarding demos and exhibitions on ‘Mount Hermosa’ the stretch between Manhattan Avenue and Hermosa Avenue.

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Get inverted in Hermosa Beach for a special day of snow shredding. Photo: Ski Channel | Shannon Quirk

“We are ecstatic about bringing our friends in the industry together for the third annual Spyder Snow Fest and are so thankful for the tremendous support that we’ve received from partners like Mountain High, Monster Energy Drink, industry and beyond to put on this unique event” said Dennis Jarvis, founder, Spyder Surf Shops. “We also want to thank the City of Hermosa Beach who has had our backs and helped make our dream of bringing the mountains to the beach a reality”.

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It will snow in Hermosa Beach on December 7th, guaranteed! Photo: Ski Channel | Shannon Quirk

Using a new steeper and bigger snow-covered scaffolding that reaches over 27 feet and an assortment of snowboard rails and fun boxes from Mountain High Mountain, the snow will be shaped and sculpted into a snowboard terrain park for pro and amateur riders to compete for the Best Trick award. Celebrity judges will include be emceeing the event. Mountain High pro snowboarders Cory Cronk, Trever Haas and Kyle Lopiccolo will be among the pros who will take center stage in the snowboard demo and exhibitions.

Spyder Snow Fest 3 partners include Monster Energy, Mountain High Resort, Peace Tea and many others who will offer free giveaways, interactive product demos and activities in vendor village such as Burton, Quiksilver, Hurley, Electric, Globe, Sector Nine, Matix, DVS, Oakley, Volcom, Billabong, Arbor, Spy Roxy, Soul, Skull Candy, Mophie and more. Spyder would also like to thank the City of Hermosa Beach, Hermosa Beach Fire Department and Watermans Hermosa Beach for their support for the last three years. Following the events of the day, Watermans will also host the official post-Spyder Snow Fest party

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Prepare for some serious street snowboarding. Photo: Ski Channel | Shannon Quirk

Photo: The Ski Channel | Shannon Quirk

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Freestyle snowboarder Kim Kirch getting steezy during the rail jam. Photo: Ski Channel | Shannon Quirk

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Photo: The Ski Channel | Shannon Quirk

 

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Additional details for the event will be posted on www.spydersurf.com and Spyder Surfboards Facebook page.

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