Winter Squared – Snowboarding, Keys N Krates, Japandroids, Love and Electrik and more

This coming weekend Vancouver is hosting an amazing event called Winter Squared! The event will feature three days of snowboarding, music, and fashion at the newly renovated GE Plaza at Robson Square. Admission is FREE!

The mountain comes into the city when snowboarders take to the stairs of Robson Square for daily rail competitions. The interactive video game arcade will feature winter sport games that appeal to people of all ages. The public skating rink will also be open during the event.

Friday January 8th, 2010: 5pm – 9pm
Saturday January 9th, 2010: 11am – 7pm
Sunday January 10th, 2010: 11am – 7pm

LIVE MUSIC ACTS TO INCLUDE:
Keys N Krates, Love and Elektrik, KayMuzik, Let’s Go To War, The Good News, The Japandroids, The New Royales, and The Styrofoam Ones.

WINTER FASHION SHOWS PROVIDED BY:
Showcase Snowboard, Surf and Skate, The Boardroom, The Quiksilver Store, and the Billabong Store.

FASHION SHOW SCHEDULE:
Friday Night
6.30pm Showcase, Boardroom, Billabong, Quiksilver
Saturday
2.00pm The Billabong Store and Boardroom
4.40pm The Quiksilver Store and Showcase
Sunday
2.00pm The Billabong Store and Boardroom
4.40pm The Quiksilver Store and Showcase

RIDER LIST:
Mike Osachuck
Andrew Rusk
Jon Rusk
Braden Dean
Spencer Lundin
E-man Anderson
Kevin Griffen
Barry Hartman
Logan Short
Nick Heringna
Matt Bellzille
Ben Bilocq
Paul Gonzalez

Gillian Andrewshenko
Alaura Ewen
Jess Kimura

Music Schedule:

Friday Jan 8, 2010

5:00pm:   Keys N Krates

8:00pm:   The New Royals

(Rail Session at 7PM)

Saturday Jan 9, 2010

1:00pm: The Curtis Santiago Band

3:300pm: The Styrofoam Ones

6:15pm: The Parallels

Sunday Jan 10, 2010

1:00pm: Love and Electrik

3:30pm: Kaymusik

6:15pm: Lets Go To War

Daily Snowboard Rail Sessions at 2:30 and 5pm
Winter Fashion show at 2pm and 4:40pm

Although Japandroids are listed as one of the music acts there is no mention of them in any of the time tables. I have e-mailed David Prow to find out if this is true or not and will let you know as soon as I do.

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~ by vanscene on January 8, 2010.

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