Ober Gatlinburg to Host 11th Annual “Back in Blue Rail Jam” on November 20th
Event Draws Exceptional Regional Talent
Ober Gatlinburg will kick-off the 2020-2021 Winter Season with the 11th Annual Back in Blue Rail Jam on Friday, November 20th. Back in Blue is the East Tennessee Ski Area’s signature season opening event. Held outdoors in Ober Gatlinburg’s spacious Tubing Park, Back in Blue participants will have use of the facilities and spectators will have ample viewing space and snow-side seating. Complete with a full “Rail Jam” setup, Back in Blue is the earliest on-snow freestyle event in the southeast. Regional up-and-coming talent from Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee are anticipated at this year’s event.
The Rail Jam is open to both skiers and snowboarders. Rail Jam participant registration begins at 4:00 PM and will be $20 for participants, helmets required. The fee includes entry into the Ober Gatlinburg Freestyle Terrain (OGFT) Rail Jam, event t-shirt, and a raffle ticket (including a GoPro Camera and several other great prizes). Participants can register BELOW…Those under 18 must submit an additional hard copy waiver signed by a guardian.
After the event, Ober Gatlinburg will clear the terrain park features and prep the hill for its Snow Tubing season which opens the next morning on Saturday, November 21st at 11 am.
For more information on Ober Gatlinburg and their events, contact 865.436.5423, email email@example.com, visit www.obergatlinburg.com, or just stop by!
Back In Blue
2 PM – DJ set up in the back corner of the Tubing Park platform
4-5:45 PM – Registration in Tubing Retail
5-8:15 PM – Food & Beer Sales at Tubing Building
5:55 PM – Participant Orientation at bottom of the Magic Carpet
6-8:30 PM – On Snow
8-10:30 PM – Food & Beer Sales at Tram Car Snack Bar
8:15 PM – Light Bonfire
8:30-10:45 PM – Three Star Revival
9:15-9:30 PM – Giveaways
11 PM – Shut down
Online Registration is now open … or you may still register in person November 20th from
4:00pm – 5:45pm.
NOTE: IF A MINOR (UNDER 18 YEARS OLD) PLEASE CLICK THE BACK IN BLUE WAIVER, YOU CAN THEN PRINT AND FILL OUT TO BRING WITH YOU TO THE EVENT AS A SIGNED, PRINTED WAIVER IS REQUIRED FOR ALL MINORS.
Big thanks to all of our sponsors for their continued support!