Press Release

Boreal Mountain Resort Throws Rib & Jib Cook Off

March 17, 2008

Media Contact: Justin Swett Switchback PR & Marketing, Inc. 530.550.2252 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Boreal Mountain Resort Throws Rib & Jib Cook Off Donner Summit, CA (March 18, 2008,) – Bring an appetite! Saturday, March 29 and Sunday, March 30 Boreal Mountain Resort will present the best in home style BBQ rib cooking and on mountain jibbing in the First Annual Rib and Jib Festival, pinning Tahoe’s resorts head to head in a best recipe cook off. With plenty of events and all proceeds benefiting the Boarding for Breast Cancer Fund, Boreal continues to keep it real on Donner Summit. Brought to you by Boreal,, Porters Sports, Snowbomb, and Boarding for Breast Cancer, the festivities kick off on Saturday at 10:00 AM with a rib cook off between participating Tahoe resorts to see who can claim boss of the barbeque. Five dollars will grant all patrons a plate of ribs and a side dish. The grand prize for the best recipe includes a trophy and the right to claim the best food out of a Tahoe Resort. Additional events include, snow sculpting, age 14 and under box jam, 3 legged ski races, and a rail jam. Sunday, March 30th dig deep for your neon and vintage snowsuit outfits for an 80’s era gear day, cardboard box derby and the snow sculpting finals. Registration for the events will be located at the group sales office. Boreal offers the closest, most convenient access off Interstate 80 atop Donner Summit, just 90 minutes from Sacramento, 35 minutes from Reno and only six minutes from Truckee. For more information visit, or For updates and information on snow conditions or rates call 530.426.3666. ###

Jon Slaughter

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