Denver Big Air
BEST BETDATE: January 25 2011, 5:00 PM to January 26 2011, 10:00 PMCost:Ticket prices vary.CATEGORY: Sports and RecreationVENUE INFORMATION:Civic Center Park14th Avenue and Bannock StreetDenver, CO 80203
For the first time in its history, the Big Air competition (previously held in hotspots like Barcelona and London) is hitting the United States, with skiers and snowboarders competing for two days in Denver's Civic Center Park to see who can catch the most air off a ramp that stands more than 100 feet tall. Expect to see internationally renowned athletes, such as Spencer Milbocker, as well as live performances by Switchfoot and local favorites OneRepublic. Bonus: The event is part of the six-day Mile High SnowFest. See the list of events here. Tue 5-9 p.m.; Wed 5-10 p.m.
Doors open at 3:30 p.m. Visit www.denversports.org/denverbigair.