Bear Mountain’s Hot Dawgz and Handrails (HDHR), one of snowboarding’s most anticipated and longest-standing events and the “largest winter kickoff party known to man” is upping the ante once again.

Wale at the 2016 event.

Now in it's 14th year, the event is returning to a one-day format on Sept. 23, with a rail jam competition featuring the world's best snowboarders with live musical performances, including headliners Method Man and Redman, DJ Snoopadelic (Snoop Dogg), Andrew WK, and Tomorrow's Bad Seeds.

Sam Taxwood hopping into action, taking home the main prize.

Tickets ($25 for adults, $15 for pass holders) and are available here.
HDHR Schedule (Sept. 23)
  • 10a: Gates open
  • Noon: Tomrrow’s Bad Seeds
  • 1-2p: Rail Jam first heat
  • 2p: Andrew WK
  • 3p: Finals
  • 3:30p: DJ Snoopadelic (Snoop Dogg)
  • 4:30p: Method Man & Redman

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