Fall Rendezvous Festival Sept 28 at The Gateway: a Mountain Culture Festival

Rendezvous Festival (The Gateway)
Rendezvous Festival (The Gateway)
Rendezvous Festival (The Gateway)

Woodward Park City presents the second “Rendezvous” Mountain Culture Festival on Sept. 28, 2019 from 2 to 8 p.m. at The Gateway. The fall edition of Rendezvous focuses on snow sports for all ages. Attendees will enjoy a vendor village with snow products on display and for sale, presentations, film premieres, plus live music, food trucks, breweries, and a slew of product giveaways. It takes place at The Gateway’s Olympic Legacy Plaza on north Rio Grande Street and nearby KILN co-working space theater.

Rendezvous is a free event with VIP tickets available for exclusive access to panel discussions and a speaker series featuring premier ski and snowboard athletes. Among the presenters are the Utah Avalanche Center Snow Safety presentation, Bob Plumb’s photo essay Annapurna, a Protect our Winters climate change panel discussion, and a live podcast recording of The Boot Pack Show with Griffin Siebert. The world premiere of Contrast, a film from the acclaimed snowboarder, Bode Merrill will be screened outside at dusk plus premiere by Absinthe Films and Nitro Snowboards.

Vendors at Rendezvous include Woodward Park City, Milosport, Black Diamond, Nitro Snowboards, Vans, Ikon Pass, Salomon Snowboards, Dragon Alliance, Burton Snowboards, Handout Gloves, L1 Outerwear, Arbor Snowboards, Airblaster, Stio, Protect our Winters, Weston Snowboards, Utah Avalanche Center, and with more to come.

The inaugural Spring Rendezvous drew five thousand attendees to The Gateway on April 20, 2019. Attendees interacted with vendors, attended panels from industry experts, and enjoyed a variety of offerings dedicated to Utah’s beautiful outdoor opportunities and the companies that support them. Brands wishing to join the festival can contact Kyle Kennedy, cell 206-409-8230kkennedy@cityweekly.net.

About Rendezvous

Rendezvous is a bi-annual event held each Spring and Fall. The Spring event focuses on summer activities and the Fall highlights winter sports. Rendezvous is hosted by Copperfield Media, the publisher ofSalt Lake City Weekly, Vamoose Utah, Devour Utah, among other magazines and publications.

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  • 2 p.m. Vendor village, bars, music and food open
    • Utah Avalanche Center Know Before You Go presentation (KILN)
  • 3:30 p.m. Protect our Winters x The Boot Pack Show live recording of Climate Change Panel Discussion (KILN)
  • 5 p.m.North American Premiere of Isle of Snow by Absinthe Films (KILN)
  • 6:30 p.m. Bob Plumb’s photo essay Annapurna (KILN)
  • 8 p.m. North American Premiere of Offline (outside at Olympic Legacy Plaza)
  • 9 p.m. World premiere of Contrast (outside at Olympic Legacy Plaza)

Confirmed Brands:

  • 686
  • Airblaster
  • Anon Optics
  • Arbor Snowboards
  • Black Diamond
  • Brighton Resort
  • Burton Snowboards
  • Dang Shades
  • Protect our Winters
  • Cardiff Snowcraft
  • Camper Repairadise
  • Dragon Alliance
  • Elevated Surf Craft
  • Handout Gloves
  • Ikon Pass
  • Hovland Snow Skates
  • Kemper Snowboards
  • L1 Outerwear
  • Milosport
  • Nitro Snowboards
  • Protect Our Winters
  • Salomon Snowboards
  • SnoGO
  • Stio
  • Utah Avalanche Center
  • Vans
  • Weston Snowboards
  • more brands added daily

Stuart is the founder, writer and wrangler at several sites including Gastronomic SLC, Utah Now and, The Utah Review; Stuart is a former restaurant critic of more than five years, working for the Salt Lake Tribune and has worked extensively with other local publications from Utah Stories through to Salt Lake Magazine and Visit Salt Lake.