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Preston & Steve’s Cardboard Classic 2023 at Montage Mountain

March 32023 - March 42023

Preston & Steve’s Cardboard Classic is back! And it kicks off Mountainfest weekend at Montage Mountain.


    Friday, March 3, 2023 at Montage Mountain | 10am

    Preston & Steve and Pierre broadcast live. Fastest Category sleds start at 10am, with the Design Category sleds to follow.

    It is FREE to attend the Cardboard Classic: You’ll get a special ‘spectator’ Lift Ticket at the Festival Entry Tent. Paid Lift Tickets are required for skiing, snowboarding and the Mountainfest Weekend Concerts. See below for all the ways to to get in.

    Warm Up Parties taking place to win a VIP Weekend for you and a guest. INFO HERE.


    • Best Design: 1st place: $1,000 —  2nd: $500  —  3rd: $250.
    • Honorable Mention: three sleds of any size, shape or design will be chosen to receive $100 each.
    • Fastest Sled: $500
    • Favorite Fail: will score the team with a memorable wipe-out a cool 12 cases of Surfside Iced Tea + Vodka. (Must be at least 21 years of age to be eligible for ‘Favorite Fail’ category prize).

    Surfside Iced Tea Vodka cans

    Cardboard trophies created and provided by Acme Corrugated Box Co.

    Acme Corrugated Box logo

    Thanks to the Pro Team Collision Clean Up Crew – they’ll assist in helping some of the sleds that don’t quite make it down the hill (i.e. ‘crash’) get to the bottom/disposal area.

    Pro Team Collision


    Since we’re fairly new to navigating the Montage Mountain area, the great folks at Discover NEPA have created a travel guide with hotels, things to do, and places to eat! Click the image below.



    Sled Registration is free, deadline is Sun 2/26/23.

    Release Form – ALL SLED RIDERS to complete ahead of time (18+ years of age to ride).



    Friday, March 3rd: Everclear takes the Mountainfest Main Stage at 5pm

    Saturday, March 4th: Pond Skimming (ski across water in costume) at 11am, Lit on Mountainfest Main Stage at 2:30pm, Fuel headlining at 5pm. A fireworks show on the snow to follow the concert.

    Ways To Get Into Mountainfest Concerts:

    • *SOLD OUT* VIP packages – includes skiing, drink tickets, t-shirt, swag, laminate, VIP access areas, front stage reserved viewing area and more.
    • GA Concert Only Tickets – If you just want to come see the music grab a GA ticket for either day.
    • Lift Tickets – Any lift ticket (ski, snowboard, snowtubing) purchased for either day are valid entry to the concert on the day of your visit.
    • Season Pass- Any winter Montage Mountain Season Passholder can enter the event free with their Season Pass.

    Tickets are on sale now. Grab yours and start making your winter plans:

  • Sled Drop Off Map (Staging Map below)



    While driving up toward Montage, you will make a RIGHT to enter the Access Road to unload your sled.

    Enter from Gate 4, proceed to the drop off area (pink highlighted on the Drop Map). Exit Drop area up the loop into the main parking lot.

    Park, then walk down through the Festival Entry Tent and proceed to Sled Registration (next to pink highlighted area).

    Sled Drop Off Map – Click HERE

    P&S Cardboard Classic Montage Mountain Sled Drop Off 2023

  • Sled Staging Areas & Mountain Map

    After Sled Drop Off, parking and Sled Registration, you will stage in one of 2 areas: Staging area 1 and Staging area 2 (there are bars etc in both locations).

    ALL FASTEST SLED participants MUST STAGE in Staging area 2 (you will go first, shortly after 10am).

    Sled Staging Map – Click HERE

    P&S Cardboard Classic Sled Staging Map 2023

  • Flashback to Cardboard Classic 2020:

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