About this event:
DOORS AT 7:00 – SHOW AT 8:00
Mountain Bike Vermont presents the 5th Annual:
Green Mountain Showdown – Vermont’s bike culture variety show
Mountain Bike Vermont (MTBVT.com) has announced its fifth annual Green Mountain Showdown event will be held Saturday, November 5th, 2016, at the Rusty Nail in Stowe, Vermont. As in years past, the Green Mountain Showdown event showcases locally produced MTB video shorts, video slideshows, and spoken word pieces dedicated to all facets of mountain biking from bike fabricators to downhill competitors.
2016 contributor lineup:
Henry Miles – Backroad Creative
Sam Davies – Outdoor Gear Exchange
Julian Rodier – Juharo Productions
Brendan James – PICSPORADIC
The Story of Bicycle Express
Stephen Pope – Beastcoasters
Jake Goss Photography
David Lauzon – Allezy.net
And more to be announced…
MC Jay Knecht of the Copouts
Holy stacked lineup!
“Our goal is to elevate Vermont’s status as the heart of mountain biking in the Eastern United States,” says Thibault. “The Green Mountain Showdown is a chance to celebrate our State’s love of cycling and it gives our local talent the opportunity to showcase their skill. It’s going to make for a fantastic show!”
Riders and enthusiasts of all ages are encouraged to gather for an evening of great photos, videos, and spoken word.
This year’s Showdown will also include The Rider’s Choice Awards, a series of awards based on votes submitted by the pedaling public on MTBVT.com and will include such categories as “best bike mechanic,” “best trail network,” “best trail builder” and “best photographer.” Voting is open on MTBVT.com until October 31st.
According to event organizer Ryan Thibault, the Rider’s Choice Awards “allow us to highlight the folks in our community that have pushed the local level of riding excellence.”
After Party – “You don’t have to go home and you can stay here!” Party into the night with us at the Nail.