Snowboard on the Block Festival to Take Over Downtown Denver on 9/12; Tickets on Sale Now

Transworld Snowboarding’s New Film, Origins Will Show at Snowboard on the Block

The third annual Snowboard on the Block Festival will return to Denver, Colorado on September 12th as the largest snowboard season kickoff party featuring live music, film premieres, a rail jam, skate demos, a mega-sized gear sale, and plenty of opportunities to party. Tickets are on sale now.

Transworld Snowboarding’s newest film, Origins, which features five crews of all-time pros, riding in five ultimate locations, will screen at the event that sprawls between 35th and Walnut Streets near downtown Denver. Headlining musical acts this year include, Talib Kweli and Suicidal Tendencies which are sure to draw a swelling crowd along with all the film premieres.

Check out trailer for the Snowboard on the Block above, along with the new Origins teaser and read on for what to expect at this year’s highly anticipated event.

Highlights:

Pre-sale tickets are available online now for $25 (general) and $50 (VIP) at TicketFly.

•Film premieres from the top production companies in snowboarding including Transworld Snowboarding, Absinthe Films, Videograss, Déjà Vu, Think Thank and SNOWBOARDER.

•Musical performances from 15 acts on three outdoor stages- Complete list at blockfestival.com

•Pro rail jam on 25 tons of man-made snow

•Massive gear sale with discounts up to 75 percent

•Skate demo in the center of the festival

•Product giveaways all day long

•Food and drinks from many local vendors (21+ to drink).

"This fall, with help from our new event partner, including TransWorld SNOWboarding Magazine, we're taking the Snowboard on the Block Festival to a whole new level," said Adam Schmidt, Director of Event Experience, Sports & Entertainment, TEN: The Enthusiast Network.  "We stepped it up with an expanded and more diverse musical lineup and have confirmed some awesome new films to debut,” Schmidt continued.

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Denver is the place to be on September 12th for the Snowboard on the Block Festival. Photo: Matt Alberts

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