Skip to main content

"Little" Big Air Competition

afsp logo

"Little" Big Air Competition

Join us for a fun spring event in conjunction with the 34th Annual Costume Carnival!

Shawnee Mountain will be hosting a "Little" Big Air competition to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) on March 18th from 9am to 5pm. The event will be open to skiers and riders ages 8 & up. A medium jump will be set up at the bottom of the Bushkill trail. Competitors will have a 2-hour, jam-style session per age bracket to show off their best grabs & spins! ALL of the entry fees will be donated to the AFSP in the name of Cody Bensel. Cody was a long-time Shawnee Mountain employee and advocate for the AFSP. Crazy costumes and outfits are encouraged! 

100% entry fees to be donated to the AFSP!

If participants choose to register the day of the event, the entry fee will be $15 and they will be responsible for purchasing their own lift ticket at the ticket windows. The discounted rate will not apply.

Participants MUST be registered by 10am in order to compete in the event. Registration will be located in Trepp Lodge.

All participants must have a lift ticket, entry fee submission, signed waiver and a helmet to participate.

All participants must sign a waiver/release form and turn it in at the registration table the day of the event. Minors under the age of 18 must have a parent's signature on the waiver/release form.

"Little" Big Air Waiver/Release Form

Age Brackets: 

  • 14 & under
  • 15 & up

Tentative Schedule of Events

9:00am Registration/Check In
10:00am 14 & under - skiers and boarders
11:00am  15 & up - skiers and boarders
12:00pm Break for Lunch
1:00pm Jump maintenance 
1:45pm Last run (if necessary) & Award presentation

Awards will be given for...

  • Best Overall Style
  • Best "Little" Big Air Trick
  • Best Female
  • Best Old School Trick
  • Best Wipeout

Lots of great prizes, including season passes and other giveaways!

Join us for a fun day on the slopes! Weather permitting, Shawnee Mountain will be barbecuing at the base of the mountain.

Disclaimer: All participants of all genders will compete at the same time during their designated age bracket category, the event organizers have the right to alter times and brackets based on participants or weather.

Please note that all times, locations and events are subject to change without notice.
Please check our website for updates or call 570-421-7231 for information.