26th ANNUAL ACE SNOWFLAKE FESTIVAL / CHILI COOK-OFF 2012

03/22/2012 - 8:00pm
03/25/2012 - 8:00pm

26th annual ACE Snowflake Festival 2012Art work by Whit ShawArt work by Whit Shaw

Dates: Thursday - Sunday, March 22nd-25th 
Locations: Alta Ski Area / GMD / Our Lady of the Snows

 

Thursday, March 22

Glow In the Dark Neon Dance Party
Our Lady of the Snows
$5
9pm

Doing it BIG this year! Shredmunds is going to be bringing all the sounds, along with an eye-opening light & visual display that will sure to please. Wear your favorite neon colors, because we're going to get it BRIGHT in there.

Friday, March 23

Snowshoe with the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation for the Alta school kids

Gnome Hunt - A gnome will be hiding somewhere off the Wildcat Lift - go a searching for it and bring the gnome to us at 5pm at base of wildcat/collins. Clues will be 

posted on facebook! So like us and you will have a heads up on the gnomes hiding spot. 

Snowman Comp - Build a snowman today! Have your snowmen done by 12:30 - let us know if you are planning on building one via Facebook or email.  Snowmen will be judged by Alta School & the winner will be announced at 5pm & we will post winner on facebook

Field Day:
4:15pm-6pm   Just East of the Base of Wildcat Tickets

4:15pm     Dizzy Bat & Potato Sack Races
4:45pm     Flycasting Competition
5:15pm     Hole In One - 2 HITS for $2 - Bring your swing and win win win

5:30pm     Archery Competition - Two styles - Compound & Recurve
                   We will have some Recurve Bow & Arrows available for use
                   Please sign up by the 16th at admin@altaarts.org

5:30pm     Tug O War ~ Get your teams ready!!

Saturday, March 24

Ski with a Ranger

1:30pm
Cecret Chairlift
Free

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.

Steeze Out Your Ski Poles!
Decorate your ski poles and win! Judging will be at the base of Collins at 1pm

Zenko Fine Meat & Cheese Bingo Night

6pm
Our Lady of the Snows
Free

In Memory of Scott Zenko we will host a fun night of fine meats, cheeses and BINGO!
Wear something yellow because Zenko wore yellow!   Feel free to bring something to share.

Sunday, March 25

Ski with a Ranger

1:30pm
Cecret Chairlift
Free

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.

Chili Cook Off
6pm
Goldminers Daughter Lounge
$5 to taste - free to enter

Do you have an award winning chili recipe?

Pre-register your meat or vegetarian chili at info@altaarts.org  -  6 qts required  

Moustache Competition -Judging will be at the Chili cook off - Show us your stache!

DRAWING to Raise funds for ACE
Tickets 1 for $3 or 2 for $5.

Snowflake Festival T-shirts will also be on sale.