2017 Colorado Freeride Festival Events for Kids and Families
FREE KIDS CLINIC | Thursday, 4:30 p.m. @ Green Horn-It!
Have an aspiring young racer? Get them started with the right skills and techniques to give them a better race day experience. This clinic, run by our Trestle Ride School professionals, is designed for beginner/ novice racers that are considering competing in the Green Horn-it! Challenge.
GREEN HORN-IT! CHALLENGE | Friday, 4 p.m. @ Green Horn-It!
CFF is offering racing for all ability levels and igniting a passion in kids for the sport we love. Check out the junior racers and cheer them on to fame! This race, which is held on Trestle’s introduction trail Green Horn-it!, is geared for beginner/novice racers and is a great way to initiate them into the fun and excitement of mountain bike racing. Whether it be on a balance bike, 16, 18 or 20-inch wheels, let the children race! This race does not require a lift ticket as it is accessed via the Village Cabriolet.
VILLAGE FAMILY BIKE FEST CABRIOLET PUMP TRACK LESSONS (children 12 and under) | Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. @ Village
Navigate Trestle Bike Park's pump track in the Village by the Cabriolet and receive instruction on safety and riding tips.
FAMILY BIKE FESTIVAL | Friday, 9 a.m. @ Resort Wide
The Family Bike Festival a FREE fun-filled bike festival for kids 12 and under. There will be a Strider Bike Adventure Zone for the little riders (5 and under), a modular pump track for the big kids (6-12), a bike parade and decoration contest, free face painting, giveaways including 200 kids helmets, free helmet fittings, and raffles all day! You'll also be able to get an inside look at a fire truck, a police car, and an ambulance!
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT FEAT. 'ANGRY BIRDS' | Friday, After Sunset @ PLC Lawn
FREE BIKE DECORATION STATION | Saturday, 1 p.m. @ Village
Head to the Village by the Cabriolet to jazz up your bike! CFF will supply the decorations and you can trick it out any way you’d like.
FAMILY BIKE PARADE | Saturday, 1:15 p.m. @ Village
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After you’ve tricked out your ride, show it off in the parade. The parade will start at the top of the Village, under the cabriolet drop-off, and work its way through the Village to near the bottom of the mountain.
VILLAGE FAMILY BIKE FEST GRAND PRIZE RAFFLE | Saturday, 1:45 p.m. @ Village
Finish off the grand parade with the final raffle prize drawing and snagging your spot for the ever-popular intergalactic pond crossing.
The Festivillage starts at the base of Trestle Bike Park and extends throughout The Village at Winter Park. This area is loaded with fun for families. Enjoy professional stunt shows, the family bike fest, free pump track lessons, bike decorating, and more. Colorado Freeride Festival has something to do for everyone!
Visit the official Colorado Freeride Festival site for more info.
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