03/17/2011 - 9:00am
03/19/2011 - 12:00pm

SNOWFLAKE FESTIVAL 2011This years shirt!This years shirt!

Thursday thru Sunday 

March 17-20th 2011

*25th year of the Snowflake Festival

we will have tshirts and raffle tickets for sale at all events




Snowshoe tour for the Alta School (Cottonwood Canyons Foundation will be bringing the Alta School on an educational tour on the snow!)

*Alta Lift Crawl & Gnome Hunt Kickoff (wear your green and ski all of Alta's lifts, starts at Wildcat Lift) 
~ 8:00pm~
*St. Pirates Day Dance Party!!!  ( $5 / DJ Velvet will once again give us an unforgettable night of dancing at Our Lady of the Snows)
Have you ever seen a Snow Pirate? Be sure your attire blends in, or you may be walking the plank! Or wear your green to show your Irish Pride!


~ 4:30pm~
*Fly Casting Contest , Tug of War*(Located just east of Wildcat Ticket Office)
Get your teams ready for the tug of war! 
~ 5:15pm~
*Hole in One Contest* ( 2 HITS for $2 / Located just east of Wildcat Ticket Office)
Love Golf? Got a great swing? Show us what you got in the snow!
~ 6:00pm~
*Ping Pong Tourney* ( Watch the Lodge Finalists battle it out!)
Each Lodge & Alta Ski Lifts will be having mini- tournaments prior to this event and the two winners from each area will come to this Tourney nite.



Ski with a Ranger
Cecret Chairlift
Join a highly trained volunteer from Cottonwood Canyons Foundation for an informative and fun learning experience. Learn about the fascinating local mining history, public lands, watershed and winter ecology.

~ 5:00pm~
*Chili Cook-off & Giant Raffle* ( $5 to taste&vote / free to enter, 6qts.required, WIN BIG MONEY/CASH PRIZE! Located at the GMD Lounge.)
Do you have an award winning chili recipe? Let us know if you are submitting a chili so that we can be ready for you, thanks.
Raffle Tickets 1 for $3 or 2 for $5. Snowflake Festival T-shirts will also be on sale.    


*Zenko and Cheese brown bag lunch ( Located at the Albion Grill. In the spirit of Zenko bring a fine piece of cheese/meat to share.)
Brown bag also encouraged.
*Zenko Memorial Dual GS Race  (Located at the Alta Race Area / Dual GS Format. Your fast retro attire is required!)