Snowboard Garden Festival set for Oct. 16-18

Posted By: The Ski Channel on September 23, 2014 10:06 am

The fourth annual Snowboard Garden Festival is set to take place this October 16th –18th. The three day event will take place inside the “Stade des Alpes” in Grenoble, France, transforming the stadium into a massive amphitheatre. The event promises to be a great time as spectators will enjoy a film festival showcasing some of the best snowboard movies around, six hours of live music per day, and top ski brands presenting their new hardware inside the stadium village.

The 2013 Snowboard Garden Festival

The 2013 festival | Photo Snowboard Garden Festival

The Snowboard Garden Festival takes pride in supporting independent movie productions as films from Videograss, Alamo Films, Teton Gravity Research and many more will be screened. New this year will be the inclusion of two films by Capita (Stay Bad Ass) and Nitro (the Bad Seeds).  Each crew will be presenting their projects on stage and will devote themselves to a signing session after the presentations conclude.

Inside the festivals village, 35 exhibitors will present various animations and games both directly on the stadium field and under the glass roofed tribunes, protecting visitors from any potential rain. Some key presenters include: Salomon Snowboards, Rossignol, K2 Snowboards, Les 2 Alpes and Capita.

Many top brands will be on display at the festival | Tamara Berger

Many top brands will be on display at the festival | Tamara Berger

Signing will be held throughout the event | Photo Benoit Frenette

Signings will be held throughout the event | Photo Benoit Frenette

Aside from the presentations, there will be plenty of other activities to partake of inside the village. A diving bag, slack line, trampoline, skateboarding ramp and various contests all will be available to the visitors.

There will be plenty of activities at the festival | Photo Benoit Frenette

A man plays mini golf while checking out the Salomon tent | Photo Benoit Frenette

Missill performing at last years event | Photo Benoit Frenette

Missill performing at last years event | Photo Benoit Frenette

Spectators can enjoy the festival free of charge if they arrive before 8pm. Get up to date news on the event by following the Snowboard Garden Festival  online.

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