Snowbowl Events for 2015-2016

October 24 & 25Ski Shop Open House, Noon to 5pm both days. Great chance to get rental equipment in good condition boards or skis at very reasonable prices, also special prices on Snowbowl clothing and other accessories.

November 8, 2015SOS Fair. Used gear sale at Big Sky High School 

November 8, 2015Last Day for the Fall Pass Sale make sure you have your season pass before prices go up.

December 1, 2015Last Day to Save $8 on Day Ticket Coupons: Save $8 on every day ticket by purchasing day ticket coupons before December 1–Adult, Student/Senior or Child. Available at ski shops or online at the Snowbowl Online Store 

December 4, 2015Opening Day of the 2015-2016 Ski Season. Weather permitting.

Snowbowl will be open daily starting Friday, December 18, 2015 through February 29, 2016-closed Tuesdays in March.

December 19, 2015Snowbowl bus service starts–Shuttle bus operates Saturdays, Sundays and holidays (not operating  Dec 25)-Shuttle bus will also operate during the Christmas holidays-daily starting December 26 through January 3. Pick up near the Town Pump station (base of Grant Creek) at 8:45 am and depart from Snowbowl parking lot at 4:15pm. Operated by Hellgate Transportation there is a charge of $2 one way or $3 round trip. Last dy for the service is March 6, 2016.

December 25, 2015Closed for Christmas. Happy Holidays.

December 28, 29 & 30, 2015 : Snowbowl Ski School Holiday session. Three day program for kids of all ages and abilities.

Learn to Ski-Board Tuesdays: Celebrate Tuesdays in January at the Bowl. Tuesdays in January are days with special prices –half price lessons (group and non-requested privates), half price GSF learn to ski-ride package and free use of the beginner tow. Starting January 6th and continuing through January 26, 2016.

January 2 & 3, 2016 Kids’ Six-Week Program Begin with Orientation and Registration – This will be optional orientation day of the program followed by six regular days ending in the weekend of February 15th and 16th.You will meet our instructors. We’ll help you decide what program is best for your kid(s) with free mini lessons and skiing on beginner lifts-9:30 to 11:00am both days.

January 8, 2016 For Women Only Begins– FWO was designed by women skiers for women skiers! Friday afternoons for six-weeks. Take the afternoon off, ski with your friends or make some new ones and become a better skier.

January 16 & 17, 2016: Northern Division Freestyle Event. This event, sanctioned by the USSA, draws the best skiers in the area for moguls, freestyle competition and jumping.

January 20, 2016 : Alpine Evening Race Series Begins. Every Wednesday starting Jan ? until March ? with final race and party March 4,2016.   Contact: Jordan Goldsmith-missoulaalpinrace@gmail.com 240-0836

January 28, 2016: Telemark Evening Race Series Begins. Six race Thursday evenings.  More information www.MissoulaTeleChallenge.com or info@MissoulaTeleChallenge.com

February 13 & 14, 2016: Missoula YSL Race. Two days of slalom racing on Sunrise Bowl, hosted by MSEF this is a Northern Division U14 event.

February 27 & 28, 2016:  Snowbowl Cup Gelande ChampionshipThis event features spectacular ski jumping of up to 200 feet using alpine equipment. This event attracts national media as well as jumpers from all over the U.S. $8000 cash purse. Annually, the last weekend of February.

March 1, 2016: Open 6 days a week. Snowbowl is closed on Tuesdays in March.

March 4, 2016 For Women Only Spring Session Begins– Spring Skiing at the Bowl–FWO was designed by women skiers for women skiers! Friday afternoons for three-weeks. Take the afternoon off, ski with your friends or make some new ones and become a better skier

March 5, 2016: Girls on Shred. Event for the girls. Come up and ride with other girls for the day—organized by Edge of the World girls department, free to participate (you need a day ticket or season pass) and prizes at the of the day

March 5 & 6, 2016: Twenty-eighth Annual Snowboard Jam and Demo Days .  Presented by Edge of the World Board Shop.  Slopestyle-Saturday and Banked Slalom-Sunday. Free Demos on Saturday and Sunday from Burton, Lib Tech, Gnu, Arbor & Never Summer.   Registration in the Last Run Inn from 9:30-11:00am.   Sponsored by Edge of the World Board Shop, check their web site for more details https://www.facebook.com/edgeoworldMT

March 13, 2016: Vertical Challenge. Event to see who can rack up the most vertical feet in one day. Two person team event. Click here to register

March ? , 2016: March Madness . Slopestyle competition on Highroller sponsored by EOW-Edge of the World, Gull Ski and Snowboard and Pepsi. Check with EOW for details.

March 14, 2016: Switch to Spring Hours. Open and close a half-hour later-open at 10:00AM and close at 4:30PM, half-day at 1:00PM.  Open Wednesday to Sunday after March 17.  Operating days in April to be announced.

March 14, 2016: Three for Two Promotion-Get a Free Day Ticket for This Ski Season! You ski any two days from March 14 to the end of the season and your third day is free.  Conditions apply-you must keep both lift tickets attached to your jacket individually and present them attached to the ticket window on your free day.  Tickets that are unattached or mutilated in any way will not be accepted.

March 20, 2016: Best of the Bowl! Popular end-of-the-year race to find out who the best skiers, with Alpine, Telemark and Snowboard divisions judged on speed and style down the Grizzly Chute.  Sponsored by Pepsi and Summit Beverage.

March 27, 2016: North Dakota Downhill and Easter Egg Hunt. Slide and glide contest on the North Dakota Downhill trail. Registration is free; there are lots of prizes and fun for all ages and abilities. From 1pm to 3pm-register on the North Dakota.  Easter Egg hunt on from about noon to 3pm all over the mountain-check with Ski Patrol for hints.  Sponsored by Pepsi and Summit Beverage.

March 27, 2016: Spring Pass Sale – get the best deal on a season pass for the 2016-2017 winter season.  Go to our Online Store for details.

April 3, 2016: Last Day ? No way!  The snow keeps coming we are going to April 10th. Check under “Hours, Shuttle Bus and Location” for operating days at the end of the season or check the snowreport.

April 3 & 4, 2016: Northern Division Freestyle Event.  This event, sanctioned by the USSA, draws the best skiers in the area for moguls, freestyle competition and jumping.

April 10, 2016: Last Day –too much snow to close on the 4th!  Free Barbecue for skiers on the last day!

June 25, 2016: Start of the Summer Season . Snowbowl will be open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through the summer for chairlift rides, mountain biking, hiking, pizza and the new Zip Line Tour!