Today, BBC announced that chart-topping Linkin Park, 2001 Ozz Festivalheadliner Static-X, the metal meets electronica sounds of Grand Theft Audio,the beats of the Kotton Mouth Kings, Stereomud’s heavy rock flavor, DJZ-Trip, one of the top thirteen DJ’s in the world according to SpinMagazine, along with many other musical guests (TBA) will comprise the musicline-up at Boarding For Breast Cancer’s 6th Annual Snowboard + MusicFestival, to be held on Saturday, April 14, 2001, at Sierra-At-Tahoe, CA.
BBC is a non-profit, youth-focused, awareness and fundraising foundation.BBC’s mission is to spread breast cancer awareness among today’s youth, andto raise funds for research and educational programs. The foundation’sannual snowboard + music festival combines snowboard exhibitions by theworld’s top professional snowboarders like Shannon Dunn, Tina Basich, TrevorAndrew, Ross Powers, and Michele Taggart, breast cancer awareness andeducational exhibits, and music performances by top bands for a one day blowout. The festival also includes a major product raffle and benefit salewith over $50,000 of snowboards and accessories, a chance to ride with thepros, and free snowboard product demos.
Burton Snowboards has returned for the fifth year as an Associate Sponsor,and is joined by three-year sponsor RLX Sport, with SoBe Beverages, andCartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls, on-board as Associate Sponsors forthe second year.
Fitness Magazine, Convert by Columbia, Salomon/Bonfire, Sims/Jester, and XGames are all Supporting Sponsors for the second year, with Wet Seal makingits BBC Supporting Sponsor debut.
Playboy.com will also be present at this year’s event as a Display Sponsor,with plans to promote their Bosom Buddies, Inc. partnership that is focusedon producing and promoting the video: Partners in Hope: A Man’s Guide toWomen’s Breast Cancer. Also teaming-up with Playboy.com will be CyberCredit.
Tickets purchased in advance (before April 13th) cost $40 for lift access/concert, and $25 for concert only and can be purchased at:www.ticketmaster.com, Tower Records, Ritmo Latino Stores, Select Rite AidStores, and Select Save Mart Supermarkets – Charge by phone ? (415)421-TIXS, (916) 649-TIXS, (530) 528-TIXS and Sierra-At-Tahoe Resort, call:(530)-659-7453
Tickets purchased the day of the event cost $45 for lift/ concert, and $30for concert only.(All tickets are subject to convenience / gate fees)
Since its inception in 1996, BBC has raised over $500,000 for the causethrough its events and programs. Each year, BBC awards grants and funds toawareness and research projects, while continuing to develop BBC’s ownyouth-oriented outreach programs. Past beneficiaries have included TheBreast Cancer Fund, The Susan G. Komen Foundation, The Nina Hyde Center ForBreast Cancer Research, and a variety of regional breast cancer supportorganizations.
BBC’s Snowboard + Music Festival depends on event ticket sales, riderregistration fees, on-site raffle and product sales, sponsor and publicdonations.
We are seeking assistance from media to help raise awareness and funds tofight breast cancer. Please add BBC’s events to your event calendarlisting, include BBC in your editorial coverage plan, or join us at a BBCevent!
To stay informed of up-to-date event information including band line-up andevent happenings,visit the official BBC website at: www.B4BC.com
For more information, please contact: Greg Waters (firstname.lastname@example.org)or Tara Ganun (email@example.com) at Fuse Sports Marketing; T#(802)-864-7123 / F# (802)-864-2595.