What is ‘Street Snowboarding’
Street Snowboarding is a discipline of snowboarding that celebrates creativity and features riders performing tricks on obstacles that are often found outside of ski resorts trails including handrails, ledges, stairs, fences, and gaps
Is the event free to attend
Yes, the event is free for spectators.
What time does the event start
Gates will open for spectators at 2pm and the competition will begin around 2:30pm.
I can’t make it to the event, will it be broadcast
A contest recap will be aired on ESPN2 at 9:00 PM CT on Sunday, February 25th.
Where at the Minnesota Capitol Building is the contest taking place
The first competition zone will be on the west side of the building. The second and third competition zones will be on the south side of the building on the front steps.
How to get here and where to park
There are a variety of parking options around the Capitol Building including parking ramps and metered parking. Please see a map of the surrounding area here: Capitol Complex Visitor Map. Please note that the stretch of John Ireland Blvd leading to the Capitol will be closed for the event and parking will there not be permitted. There are also Green Line light rail stations and bus stops close to the event. Map your route with the Metro Transit Trip Planner.
Will food be available
Yes, there will be food trucks parked on Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard with food and drink items for purchase.
Will alcohol be available
No, the State Capitol prohibits the consumption of alcohol on its premises
What should I bring
The event takes place outdoors so please dress appropriately. The following items are also allowed: collapsible chairs, blankets, baby strollers, food and beverages, binoculars, personal camera equipment.
Prohibited items - What is not allowed inside the venue
The following items are prohibited onsite: weapons of any kind, alcohol, glass containers, pets, illegal vending.
Is the Venue ADA Accessible
Yes, the venue is ADA accessible.
What types of amenities will be onsite
Amenities include food and beverage sales, bathrooms, event partner exhibits, and event DJ & hosts.
Can I take photos of the event
Yes, personal photography of the event is permitted. Access to the course, however, will be restricted to credentialled personnel only.