World Snow Day at Snow Arena, Druskininkai
This Year we celebrated World Snow Day at Snow Arena, Druskininkai second time. Snow Arena is the only indoor ski resort in the Baltic States with the 460m main and 150m beginners indoor slope and two outdoor slopes – 640m. and 300m. There also is a terrain park open all year round which is also the biggest snow park in Lithuania. This park houses five separate sections with a number of great jumps, rails and boxes made for all kind of snowboarders and free-skiers. Snow Arena has the Hard Surface Slope too, which is designed especially for slalom. Every year weather permitting we are also opening a cross-country ski track around arena which is 4km in length.
For this year’s celebrations we have created special offers and celebrations for our guests and visitors. All children up to 7 years old we admitted to the Druskininkai Snow Arena free of charge. For all other guests we were applying a 30% discount for all ski-passes on the offer.
Snow Arena has also provided free group lessons to customers wanting to learn or improve their skiing or snowboarding skills. These lessons were carried out during the day and were conducted by experienced professional ski and snowboard instructors from Ski School which is based at Snow Arena Druskininkai.
All Snow Arena guests had possibility to test new 2015-2016 season Snowboards, Ski bikes and balance sledges.
Inside the Snow Arena there was Kids Alpine Ski slalom competition with skis and snowboards, here we had 32 participants from 6 till 16 Years old. With the help from our sponsors we were able to provide prizes to all of the participants, who were brave enough to take the challenge. All kids also got FIS Kids hats.
We have also awarded competition winners with special World Snow Day medals to remind them about the World Snow Day 2015 at Snow Arena Druskininkai.
During this year’s WSD the Snow Arena was visited by 900 winter entertainment enthusiasts. With the success we had this year we are looking forward for the World Snow Day 2016.