What is Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails?
Now in its 14th year, Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails (HDHR) is, “The largest winter kickoff party known to man,” featuring 50 of the world’s best snowboarders trying for $20,000 in prize money in a one-of-a-kind rail jam competition at Bear Mountain.

This year, HDHR 2017 will also feature musical performances by Tommorows Bad Seeds, Andrew W.K., DJ Snoopadelic (Snoop Dogg), and Method Man & Redman.

When is HDHR 2017?
HDHR 2017 is returning to its traditional, one-day event this year on Saturday, Sept. 23, with gates opening at 9:00 a.m. and competitions/performances expected to go until approximately 7:00 p.m.

Is HDHR 2017 a ticketed event?
YES – Anyone attending HDHR 2017 must purchase an event ticket to gain entry into the competition and concert venue.

How much do HDHR 2017 tickets cost?
Adult (age 13+) – $25
Kids (ages 5-12) – $15
2017/18 Winter Passholders (Adult)* – $15
2017/18 Season Passholders (Kids)* – $10
Kids 4 & Under – FREE

*Passholders must purchase HDHR 2017 tickets at the Snow Summit ticket windows or by calling 844.GO2.BEAR to receive discount.

Where/how do I purchase HDHR 2017 tickets?
Tickets may be purchased at HotDawgzAndHandRails.com, the Snow Summit and Bear Mountain ticket windows, or by calling 844-GO2-BEAR.

Will there be VIP tickets for HDHR 2017?
NO - BBMR will not be offering/selling VIP tickets for HDHR 2017 to the public. Red Bull will host a private lounge area for athletes and invited industry guests, but it will not be open/available to the public.

Do BBMR season passholders receive any discounts?
YES – BBMR season passholders receive a $10 discount on Adult GA tickets ($15).

Do I have to be a BBMR season passholder to attend HDHR 2017?
NO – HDHR is open to the public and season passholders alike, with passholders receiving discounts on Adult and Kids GA tickets.

Will BBMR be selling Winter 17/18 season passes at HDHR 2017?
YES – Winter 17/18 season passes will be available at HDHR 2017, but there will not be any discounts/markdowns. Season pass prices will always be the lowest in the spring.

Customers who purchase a 17/18 season pass at HDHR will receive their pass in early November, before Opening Day.

What is the rail jam competition schedule?
First heat: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Second/Final heat 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

*All competitions/performances are Saturday, Sept. 23. Times subject to change.

What is the concert schedule?
Tommorows Bad Seeds: 11:30 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Andrew WK: 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
DJ Snoopadelic: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Method Man & Redman: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

PARENTAL ADVISORY: Some artist performances/lyrics may contain explicit content. Parental advisory is advised for children/young attendees.

*All competitions/performances are Saturday, Sept. 23. Times subject to change.

Will there be any film screenings/premieres at HDHR 2017?
YES – BBMR will host a screening of the TransWorld SNOWboarding film, Arcadia, on Friday, Sept. 22, at Bear Mountain.

The film will begin at 8:00 PM with a private/VIP screening at Method’s Sports Bar for invited athletes/industry guests and a public screening on the sun deck with seating available on a first-come, first-served basis. Food/drink service will be available at Method’s (private/VIP) and Laybacks (public).

*Time subject to change.

Will there be industry vendors at HDHR 2017?
YES – Representatives from the snowboard industry’s leading companies will be at HDHR 2017 to showcase the latest gear and equipment and provide giveaways for attendees.

How do I reserve vendor booth space at HDHR 2017?
Fill out a form HERE.

Is on-site parking available at HDHR 2017?
YES – Parking will be available in the Bear Mountain upper lot and satellite lots on a first-come, first-served basis.

Upper lot parking is $10 per vehicle, cash only. Satellite parking is free with shuttle service to the Bear Mountain base area.

Are there any non-paid parking options available?
YES – Free parking will be available at BBMR satellite parking lots with shuttle service to/from the venue.

Will tailgating or outside food & beverage be permitted?
NO – Tailgating and outside food & beverage are not permitted at HDHR 2017 and will be strictly enforced.