Bear Mountain Presents 9th Annual Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails

Hot Dawgz and Handrails Bear Mountain 2012

Bear Mountain Presents 9th Annual Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails

Winter kick-off parties don't get any better than this!

(Big Bear Lake, CA - September 6, 2012) - This year"s 9th annual Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails, presented by Red Bull, is set to take place at Bear Mountain on Saturday, September 22ndstarting at 2 p.m. Watch 40 top snowboarders with raw talent battle it out for $15,000 cash on 130 tons of man made snow at this ultimate park showdown. This unique, summertime snowboarding competition will feature some of the best professional jibbers in North America to compete on new urban-style park features that will be available for the public to ride in the RedBull Plaza at Bear Mountain this winter.

Professional snowboarder and Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails Judge Chris Bradshaw comments on the rider lineup, "This is the most stacked list I"ve seen in a while; these riders are going to get competitive to win that cash." Bradshaw continues, "This is going to be a huge event as far as tricks and progression – it’ll be a hard one to judge but really fun to watch." Other Judges will include Bear Pro Team Riders: Joe Sexton, JP Walker and Scott Stevens. Some exciting competitors include [spoiler alert] Scott Vine, Zak Hale, Brandon Hobush and Dylan Alito.

This winter kick-off party will feature music from live artists and DJs. Guests can walk away with tons of giveaways from Vendor Booth City. Watch the competition from the SoCal inspired “Scene” at Bear Mountain where there will be a BBQ, hot dog eating contest and full bar for those who are 21 and older.

Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails is free and offers one last chance to get the best price of the year on your 2012-2013 winter season pass for Bear Mountain and Snow Summit. With the option to ride either mountain, you get double the fun for the price of one! The season pass ticket window will be open at the event from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. The savings continue in the Ice Box sports shop with the annual 20 percent off sale on 2012-2013 winter gear plus 50 percent off last season"s outerwear.

About BBMR- Real Snow. Real Close. Real Deal. Big Bear Mountain Resorts (BBMR) includes Snow Summit and Bear Mountain plus Bear Mountain Golf Course. Together, BBMR has the region’s most progressive terrain parks, most dependable snow conditions, the largest full-service learning programs and a multitude of premier services - just a tank of gas away roundtrip from most areas in Southern California. For more information, please visit BBMR is an equal opportunity service provider operating under a San Bernardino National Forest special use permit.