21 July 2012 - 0 Comments
The snow is falling, flights are still cheap and Billabong is helping Snow Park to celebrate their 10th birthday! Join us for the perfect weekend of snowboarding, entertainment, music and mountain action. Book some flights and get yourself to Queenstown and Wanaka from August 2nd – 5th August for the Billabong Bro Down!
The Billabong Bro Down presented by Xperia Sony Smartphone boasts a 4-star TTR ranking which will see some of the world’s top snowboarders heading to New Zealand for one of the most exciting international snow events this winter.
New Zealand is widely regarded as the best location for international teams to train in their off- season which makes the Bro Down one of the most hotly contested slopestyle events anywhere in the world.
BILLABONG BRO DOWN 2012 TEASER
BILLABONG BRO DOWN DIARY
Thursday 2nd August – Pre party at Buffalo Bar in Queenstown from 7pm, featuring The ARC and Home Brew Crew. Also training day and registration for event
Friday 3rd August – Get yourself to Snow Park! (Preliminary rounds for Open Men and Women and the junior event.) Saturday 4th August – Enjoy day two at Snow Park for the finals and watch the podium presentation in the afternoon.
Saturday 4th August - The legendary Bro Down after-party featuring The ARC and the Home Brew Crew.
HOME BREW CREW
Home Brew Crew are one of New Zealand’s leading hip hop groups. Shortlisted for the 2010 New Zealand Music Awards Critics Choice Prize they are set to perform at legendary Bro Down after party this August. Home Brew Crew released their self-titled debut full-length album in May 2012, it hit No 1 on NZ album charts in its first week! We are stoked to have the Home Brew Crew playing at both the pre party & after party, and kicking with us at the event!
The ARC are a musical collective consisting of DJs Scratch 22 and Paydirt with MC Legal Money Mike. These guys consistently bring the party with their wide ranging music from Classic Hip Hop through Baltimore, Electro ,Soul, Funk, Indie, Dance hall, Dubstep and Rock with everything in between.
BRING YOUR SNOW GEAR
There’s plenty of slope space at Snowpark for you to snowboard or ski. So bring your snow gear with you, grab a lift pass and jump on the lifts and get some of your own snow action in. Check out http://www.snowparknz.com/
FLIGHTS DOWN TO QUEENSTOWN
Cheapest flights are now $122 leaving on Wednesday 1st of August and $183 leaving Thursday 2nd and Fri 3rd of August. http://www.airnz.co.nz/
Flights are now on sale for Thursday 2nd of August and Saturday 4th of August at $59 per flight, or $119 for flights on Friday 3rd of August. http://www.jetstar.co.nz/
BUSES FROM WANAKA
Billabong is putting on free buses running on both competition days, Friday and Saturday from Wanaka up the hill to Snowpark. Buses leave from Good Sports in Wanaka at 7am and 8am, returning from Snowpark at 5pm on Friday 3rd. Same deal for Saturday 4th with more buses leaving after the Woolshed party at 11pm and 12am.
The Billabong Bro Down is supported by Xperia, Sony, Skinny, Von Zipper, Mountain Dew, Dakine, The Edge, DVS and Snow Park.