###Contact: Jonathan King Belleayre Mountain Marketing Department Phone: 845-254-6114 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: http://www.belleayre.com/ Belleayre Snow Phone: 800-942-6904
$99 3-Packs Available One Day Only Highmount, N.Y. - Summer is right around the corner because Saturday, May 29 of Memorial Day Weekend, the Belleayre Beach at Pine Hill Lake will open for weekends for 2010. And to help launch into summer with style Belleayre is excited to announce the return of the 2nd Annual Triple Crown Splash into Summer Extravaganza. The Triple Crown Extravaganza consists of a Memorial Day Weekend Rail Jam, a Kayak Regatta at Belleayre Beach, and a Mountain Bike Drag Race. The grand prize to the person who wins all three events is Family Pack of Four Season Passes to Belleayre for the 2010-2011 skiing and riding season valued at $1600. The schedule of events begins with registration at 9:00am at the Belleayre Beach for kayakers and people who are entering the Triple Crown. Competitors participating in only the Mountain Bike Drag Race and the Rail Jam will be able to register at Overlook Lodge beginning at 10:00am. The Kayak Regatta at Belleayre Beach runs from 10:00am-12:00 followed by the Mountain Bike Hill Climb Drag Race from 12:00 - 2:00 pm at Overlook Lodge. After the Mountain Bike Drag Race, the Rail Jam will start in front of Overlook Lodge and run from 3:00pm - 5:00pm. The cost to enter all three events is $15 or competitors can enter just the event they are interested in. The Kayak Race is $8 (cost of lake entry), the Mountain Bike Hill Climb Drag Race is $5 and the Rail Jam is $10. The Award Ceremony for all three events will happen on the Overlook Deck at 6:00pm where DJ Pure will be rocking out all day at the Belleayre Memorial Day Weekend BBQ. Skiers and riders who are not participating in the Triple Crown are welcome to hit the rails beginning at noon. Belleayre $99 3-Packs are also back on Memorial Day Weekend. They will be on sale during the Splash-Into-Summer Extravaganza Weekend at Overlook Lodge for one day only on Saturday 5/29 from 10am-4pm. The $99-3 Pack is three adult passes available for purchase for only $99. This deal is limited to one 3-Pack per household and ID is required to purchase. Be sure to see http://www.belleayre.com/ for additional promotional details. The Belleayre Music Festival is kicking off its 19th summer season with a BBQ Dinner Dance and Benefit Auction, featuring the music of Special Delivery, on Sunday, May 30. The evening will begin at 5pm with the silent auction viewing and a cocktail reception, with wine and refreshments provided by the Board of Directors of the Belleayre Conservatory. The live auction will feature the dynamic duo of Belleayre's own Tony Lanza and Kassie DePavia, country singer and star of One Life to Live. The auction will include original paintings, trips to Paris, Milan and Orlando, Sting concert tickets, Broadway Theater and sports tickets (Giants/Jets/Mets), jewelry, antiques and collectibles plus priceless experiential lots. In celebration of Catskill arts and crafts, the live and silent auctions will feature unique paintings and crafts of Catskill artists and artisans. After the auction fun the BBQ Dinner begins at 7:30pm which is followed by dancing into the night to the music of Special Delivery and Family. Don't miss a great benefit for this treasured local organization. Tickets to this one-of-¬a-kind Memorial Weekend event are available for $65 for adults and $40 for children under 14 by calling 845-254-5787. The Belleayre Music Festival has finished the line-up of concert dates for 2010. This eclectic Music Festival begins off on July 3 featuring bluegrass superstar Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder. Other feature acts include Broadway star Patti Lupone, the legendary Charlie Daniels Band, the classic 70's rock band America on their 40th Anniversary Tour, the smooth sounds of the Aaron Neville Band featuring Charles Neville and more. Stay tuned to the Belleayre Music Festival at http://www.belleayremusic.org/ for the entire festival schedule. Be sure to visit http://www.belleayre.com/ for programming details on activities to take place this summer at the Belleayre Beach. The summer season will begin on Saturday, May 29 when the Beach opens for weekends offering facility amenities such as the white-sand swimming beach, boat rentals, BBQ facilities and rentable pavilion space with electricity and grills for private parties, reunions and other gatherings. The facility will then open to the public full-time from June 19 through Labor Day. 2010 is the third year that the Aqua School at Belleayre Beach will be selling aquatics programming for children and adults. Be sure to visit Belleayre's website for class and specialty workshop listings; registration is starting soon. On weekends Eco-Adventures are scheduled throughout the summer, offering local nature activities free of charge to all guests such as making walking sticks, informative talks about nature, the Junior Naturalist Program for Kids and more. Belleayre Mountain is a year-round outdoor recreation area in the Catskill Mountains operated by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. The Belleayre Music Festival is a non-profit 501c3 organization that partners with Belleayre Mountain to promote art and culture in the Catskill Mountains.