Rails & Ales is a legendary winter festival drawing thousands to the heart of downtown Wenatchee. This epic spectacle of skiing, snowboarding, and music is fun for the whole family. Rails & Ales features some of the best skiers and snowboarders from across the country throwing down tricks and jumps to compete for a place on the podium.
Get ready to dive into the excitement! Before the competition takes center stage, gather at Memorial Park for a thrilling lineup of experiences. Test your skills on skis and snowboards, glide across the ice, launch a bowling ball down a lane and embrace the fast-paced thrill of shooting a hockey puck – the park is your playground. And that's not all – warm up with hot food and beverages from an array of vendors. This is just the beginning of the adventure that awaits you! After the park, head down Orondo Street to the Rail Jam for an action-packed, high-energy night of thrilling tricks and stellar stunts. As you watch the action unfold, treat your taste buds at a variety of food trucks and charming downtown establishments. And for those who are 21 and above, enjoy a selection of locally crafted beer and cider in our vibrant beer gardens.
The night doesn't end with the competition, make your way back to Memorial Park, where the excitement continues with the awards presentation and concert. Get ready to groove to the rhythm of live music, creating an electric atmosphere as you sip on your favorite drinks.