Everything you need to know about Red Bull Crashed Ice Edmonton
Here's everything you need to know about the Red Bull Crashed Ice in Edmonton, Alberta on March 9-10, 2018. This page will be updated throughout the season with additional information about enjoying the event and watching from home.
WHAT IS THE EVENT SCHEDULE?
2018's Red Bull Crashed Ice 2018 event in Edmonton will feature two separate days of activity. Friday, March 9 will feature the Junior Championship and Freestyle. Saturday, March 10 will feature the Ice Cross Downhill World Championship season finale.
Gates will open to the public at 4pm MST on both dates. Friday's event will end around 9pm MST and Saturday's event will end around 10pm MST, pending schedule changes. Red Bull Crashed Ice will release a more detailed schedule early 2018.
WHERE IS THE EVENT?
Edmonton's 2018 Red Bull Crashed Ice event site and track will feature a brand new design, features and a new start location on Jasper Ave. The track will swerve down towards the Louise McKinney Riverfront Park, and official track maps and spectator zones will be released in early 2018.
DO I NEED TO BUY TICKETS?
Yes - 2018's Red Bull Crashed Ice event in Edmonton will be ticketed. Friday's Juniors and Freestyle World Championship tickets will be priced at $5 (including taxes and fees) and Saturday's Ice Cross Downhill World Championship season finale will be priced at $8 (including taxes and fees).
Tickets to Red Bull Crashed Ice will be on sale through Ticketmaster, which can be accessed from www.redbullcrashedice.com. Ticketmaster members will have access to tickets through an exclusive 24 hour pre-sale November 15 at 12pm- 12pm MST on November 16. Tickets will be open to the public for the remainder of the season on November 16, 2017 at 12:01pm MST.
WHY IS THE EVENT TICKETED THIS YEAR?
Edmonton's Red Bull Crashed Ice event will be ticketed in 2018 in order to up-level both the on-site experience for fans and also audience safety and security throughout event weekend.
There will also be an Activation Zone immediately outside of the Red Bull Crashed Ice ticketed area for all to enjoy.
WHAT TYPE OF TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE?
In order to accommodate all attendees, various package options will be available:
Friday General Admission*: $5
Saturday General Admission*: $8
Weekend General Admission*: $10
4-Pack for Saturday General Admission*: $26
Ice Club (VIP experience): $250
*General Admission (GA) refers to standing areas that are not assigned or reserved and are occupied on a first-come first-served basis. Seating arrangements vary for each event and there may or may not be seats of any kind available.
All ticket prices are inclusive of 5% GST and admin fees.
WHAT CAN I FIND IN THE GENERAL ADMISSION AREA?
- Merchandising booths
- Food and Beverage stands
- Giant TV screens
- First Aid
- Beer Garden
WHAT MERCHANDISING ITEMS ARE GOING TO BE AVAILABLE FOR SALE?
IF I'M COMING TO THE EVENT SITE, WHERE WILL I BE ABLE TO WATCH FROM?
All viewing zones, entrance locations, road closure and public transportation options will be released early 2018 in collaboration with The City of Edmonton.
Red Bull Crashed Ice Edmonton will have multiple General Admission viewing areas, access of which will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets will be required to enter the event site on both Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10.
CAN I BRING MY OWN FOOD OR BEVERAGES?
No outside food or beverages will be allowed on the event grounds. There will be a range of food and beverages to offer in specific zones of the event. Site maps with food station locations will be released early 2018.
WHERE CAN I FIND THE LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES ABOUT THE COMPETITION?
For the latest information on the event, follow @RedBullCanada on Instagram and attend to the Facebook event. Keep your eye on #RedBullCrashedIce and check the latest news on RedBullCrashedIce.com.