MONSTER ATHLETES TO HOST MONSTER DE MAYO PARTY AT SQUAW VALLEY USA RESCHEDULED FOR MAY 7 – SIETE DE MAYO

Join Monster Athletes for spring shredding, live music, autograph signings, and Cinco de Mayo antics at the Lagoon & Spa at High Camp, el. 8200’

[Squaw Valley USA] May 4, 2009 – Squaw Valley USA and Monster Energy are gearing up for “Monster de Mayo,” the craziest Cinco de Mayo party in shred country. Monster Energy’s snow sport athletes invite everyone to cash in on Squaw Valley’s endless season and join them for skiing, riding, mountaintop swimming, hot tub soaking, and jamming out to live DJ beats at Monster de Mayo, now rescheduled for Thursday, May 7 at the Lagoon & Spa at High Camp, el. 8200′.

Beginning at 11 am, fiesta-loving skiers and riders can head to the Lagoon & Spa at High Camp, el. 8200’ for Monster de Mayo autograph signings, drink specials, delicious Mexican eats, and a live DJ by the pool. Entry to Monster de Mayo is FREE to all skiers and snowboarders.

From 3 to 4 pm, fiesta-goers can get their skis, boards, or bikini tops signed by snow sport heroes. The Monster de Mayo autograph signing features Monster skiers TJ Schiller, Colby West, Kristi Leskinen, Peter Olenick, Corey Vanular, and Jossi Wells, and Monster snowboarders Nate Holland and Andy Finch.

Monster de Mayo on Thursday, May 7 marks the five-day countdown to the deadline to purchase 2009-10 Season Passes at the 50/60 discounted rate. In honor of Squaw Valley’s upcoming anniversaries, 2009-10 Season Passes start as low as $369 for adults, $269 for 18-22 year-olds, and $99 for children if purchased by May 11, 2009.

More information on Monster de Mayo is available on www.monsterenergy.com or by calling 530-583-6985.

Squaw Valley USA’s scheduled closing date is May 10, 2009. The most up-to-date resort conditions, operation schedules, events, video and live mountain cams are available on www.squaw.com.