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February 6, 2013
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Fourth annual Ullr Fest is this Friday-Sunday at Diamond Peak

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. - Diamond Peak Ski Education Foundation hosts the fourth annual Ullr Fest, Friday-Sunday, to raise funds for the Diamond Peak Ski Team.The action-packed, Viking-themed weekend kicks off Friday with a Torch Light Parade, bonfire and live music, and continues through Sunday with races, food, entertainment and more.Diamond Peak reminds event attendees to come dressed in the best Ullr attire as the event is named for the Scandinavian god of winter and snow, who is widely regarded as the patron saint of skiers.Created to help raise funds for the Diamond Peak Ski Education Foundation, Ullr Fest raises funds for the nonprofit organization that is designed to help children develop alpine racing skills.The Diamond Peak Ski Team is part of the Tahoe League Race Series, a developmental alpine ski race league for child athletes aged 7-18. Ski teams that participate in the league are part of a 30-year Tahoe tradition of teaching young children the fundamental skills for safe and competitive alpine ski racing.For more information on Diamond Peak, visit www.DiamondPeak.com or call 775-832-1177.

Friday, Feb. 84 p.m. Live Music/Silent Auction4:30 p.m. Bratwurst BBQ by Village Meats5 p.m. Opening Ceremony5:30 p.m. Torchlight Parade & Bonfire7 p.m. Ullr Pub PartySaturday, Feb. 98-9 a.m. Uphill/Downhill Race9 a.m.-12 p.m. Snowman Contest9 a.m.-12 p.m. Kids Obstacle Course10 a.m.-2 p.m. Poker Run1-3 p.m. Freestyle Jiblet3-3:30 p.m. Shovel RaceSunday, Feb. 1010 a.m.-2 p.m. Family Fun Ski Race3 p.m. Closing Ceremony

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Tahoe Daily Tribune Updated Feb 6, 2013 10:38PM Published Feb 6, 2013 10:38PM Copyright 2013 Tahoe Daily Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.