McConkey N.A. Tour Premiere - Squaw Valley, CA
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:00 PM (PDT)
Olympic Valley, CA
CURRENT WEATHER PREDICTION FOR SAT. OCT 5TH: WARM AND SUNNY
CURRENT EVENT STATUS: ALL CLEAR FOR SAT. OCT 5TH
Join Red Bull Media House, MSP Films, and Squaw Valley Resort as we kick off the North American Tour of McConkey movie. Be one of the first to witness this amazing story on the big screen in Shane's home town with his closest friends and family. This will surely be one of the biggest nights in the ski community this season, celebrating the life of Shane McConkey. Doors open at 5pm and the film will start at sundown. After the screening, stick around for some good times after the show. This is an all ages event, but cocktails will be served.
Merchandise will be available on site, so please be sure to bring cash!
This event will be outdoors so please dress accordingly. Blankets and chairs are welcome. No outside alcohol will be allowed into the venue.
*Please note* If the weather does not permit us to hold the event outdoors, there will be a change of venue within the Squaw Valley area. Keep your eye on this website for updates.
About the film: "McConkey" is a heartfelt examination of the legacy one athlete left to the progression of his sports, and the path he paved to conquer his dreams. Shane McConkey is revered as a pioneer of freeskiing and ski-BASE jumping, and through his talent and ability to use his trademark irreverent humor, he inspired countless lives. Featuring incredible action footage and Shane’s own home videos, "McConkey" offers a rare look at his most intense risks as well as an intimate portrait of his personal life. Through interviews with friends, family, and other action sports legends, the film celebrates Shane and the way he lived. Proceeds from the film will go to a trust set up for the McConkey family.
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