X Games Aspen 2015 Survival Guide

Everything you need to know about the must-see event of the season.

Josh Helmuthby Josh Helmuth

X Games Aspen 2015 – January 22-25

What you need to know

  • Competitions are free to the public.
  • All events are outside, so dress warm.
  • Concerts, Major League Gaming and suite packages are for purchase.
  • Events and Concerts: you can buy tickets here
  • Major League Gaming: you can buy tickets here
  • Parking is located at the Brush Creek Intercept Lot at Hwy 82 and Brush Creek Rd. There are free shuttles.
  • The following is prohibited: smoking, large bags, weapons, alcohol, coolers, pets (working animals excepted, i.e. guide dog), folding chairs, large umbrellas, laser-lights, noisemakers, i.e. air-horns; beverages of any kind, with the exception of factory-sealed water in plastic bottles, non-credentialed commercial photography or videography.

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X Games Aspen Enhanced Festival Village Experience

World-class Musical Performances, Major League Gaming and Enhanced Interactive Elements at Buttermilk Mountain.

GALLERIA

Thursday-Saturday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
From free giveaways to athlete autograph signings, the Galleria will provide a variety of interactive and fun entertainment. Fans will have the opportunity to personalize their own records at the X Games Spin Art tent, jam out to live DJ’s performing all weekend from the awards stage, check out the latest gear from popular brands and win giveaways.

SOUND FACTORY

Follows concert venue hours
Music returns to the base of Buttermilk Mountain with a new and enhanced venue to create a complete event experience for X Games fans. The Sound Factory features creative ways to share your X Games Aspen music experience with the social world. Fans will have a selection of food and drink while enjoying concerts by the hottest artists, including Snoop Dogg, Chromeo, Skrillex and Wiz Khalifa. Tickets are available for purchase at www.XGames.com/tickets. Shows will be streamed live exclusively on ESPN3.

GAMING SHACK

Thursday-Saturday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
The Gaming Shack is the hub for all things gaming, including the MLG X Games Aspen Counter Strike: Global Offensive Invitational, where you can watch the world’s best gamers compete under the tent for huge prizes and X Games gold. Meet the gamers and immerse yourself in the world of eSports or check out the impressive technology in the partner activation tents. The event will be streamed live exclusively on www.MLG.tv, with highlights during the X Games telecast. To purchase VIP tickets, visit www.mlg.tv/store.

PLAYGROUND

Thursday-Saturday from 11 a.m.- 9 p.m.; Sunday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Take a turn in the ESPN Sport Zone featuring Slap Shot Hockey where fans can wind back and smash the puck, compete against friends in Basketball Double Shot and the Football QB Pass Game is a must for football fans of all ages. The Playground also features a Winter Snow Garden filled with frozen works of art, the GO PUCK RC Snowmobile Track for the ultimate snowmobile experience and a nighttime LED Cornhole tournament set to entertain into the late hours of X Games competitions.

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Complete Schedule of Events

Invited athletes can be viewed here

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21
7:00 p.m. MT
Ski SuperPipe Women’s Final
SUPERPIPE

THURSDAY, JANUARY 22
11:00 a.m. MT
Snowboarder X Men’s Qualifying
X COURSE
Snowboarder X Women’s Qualifying
X COURSE
Snowboarder X Adaptive Qualifying
X COURSE
12:00 p.m. MT
Ski Slopestyle Men’s Elimination
SLOPESTYLE
1:30 p.m. MT
Mono Skier X Final
X COURSE
3:00 p.m. MT
Special Olympics Unified Snowboarding
BUTTERMILK MOUNTAIN
6:00 p.m. MT
Snowboard SuperPipe Men’s Elimination
SUPERPIPE
7:15 p.m. MT
Snowmobile Speed & Style Qtrs/Semis/Finals
SNOWMOBILE
7:45 p.m. MT
Snowboard SuperPipe Men’s Final
SUPERPIPE

FRIDAY, JANUARY 23
11:00 a.m. MT
Men’s Snowboarder X Qtrs/Semis/Finals
X COURSE
Women’s Snowboarder X Qtrs/Semis/Finals
X COURSE
12:00 p.m. MT
Snowboard Slopestyle Men’s Elimination
SLOPESTYLE
1:30 p.m. MT
Snowboarder X Adaptive Semis/Finals
X COURSE
5:00 p.m. MT
Ski SuperPipe Men’s Elimination
SUPERPIPE
6:15 p.m. MT
Snoop Dogg
BUTTERMILK MOUNTAIN
7:30 p.m. MT
America’s Navy Snowboard Big Air Round One
BIG AIR
8:30 p.m. MT
America’s Navy Snowboard Big Air Final
BIG AIR
9:30 p.m. MT
Snowmobile Long Jump Final
SNOWMOBILE

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 24
11:00 a.m. MT
Ski Slopestyle Men’s Final
SLOPESTYLE
12:30 p.m. MT
Major League Gaming “Counter Strike: Global Offensive” Semifinal #1
MLG
1:30 p.m. MT
Ski Slopestyle Women’s Final
SLOPESTYLE
2:30 p.m. MT
Major League Gaming “Counter Strike: Global Offensive” Semifinal #2
MLG
3:00 p.m. MT
Snowmobile HillCross Quarters/Semis/Final
SNOWMOBILE
4:00 p.m. MT
Chromeo
BUTTERMILK MOUNTAIN
6:00 p.m. MT
Snowboard SuperPipe Women’s Final
SUPERPIPE
7:00 p.m. MT
GoPro Ski Big Air Round One
BIG AIR
8:00 p.m. MT
GoPro Ski Big Air Final
BIG AIR
9:30 p.m. MT
Skrillex
BUTTERMILK MOUNTAIN

SUNDAY, JANUARY 25
9:45 a.m. MT
Snowboard Slopestyle Women’s Final
SLOPESTYLE
10:00 a.m. MT
Major League Gaming “Counter Strike: Global Offensive” Bronze Medal Match
MLG
11:30 a.m. MT
Snowboard Slopestyle Men’s Final
SLOPESTYLE
12:00 p.m. MT
Snowmobile SnoCross Adaptive Final
SNOWMOBILE
12:30 p.m. MT
Major League Gaming “Counter Strike: Global Offensive” Gold Medal Match
MLG
1:00 p.m MT
Snowmobile SnoCross Round One & Final
SNOWMOBILE
2:45 p.m. MT
Ski SuperPipe Men’s Final
SUPERPIPE
4:30 p.m. MT
Wiz Khalifa
BUTTERMILK MOUNTAIN

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X Games Music Schedule

Friday, January 23
Gates: 5:15 p.m.
Snoop Dogg: 6:15 p.m.

Saturday, January 24
Gates: 3:00 p.m.
Chromeo: 4:00 p.m.
Skrillex: 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, January 25
Gates: 3:30 p.m.
Wiz Khalifa: 4:30 p.m.

X Games Concert Box Office Hours
Thursday, Jan. 22: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 23: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 24: 12 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 25: 12 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

X Games Aspen TV Schedule

Check the X Games Aspen ESPN website for results and more information

Download the X Games Aspen App here

X Games Aspen on Facebook

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Driving Directions

From Denver: Take I-70 West to Glenwood Springs (Exit 116). Proceed South on Hwy 82 to Brush Creek Rd. and park at the Brush Creek Intercept Lot. Free shuttles will take you to and from the event.

From Grand Junction: Take I-70 East to Glenwood Springs (Exit 116). Proceed South on Hwy 82 to Brush Creek Rd. and park at the Brush Creek Intercept Lot.

Josh Helmuth is the editor of CraveOnline Sports