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Monster Energy Ruckus in the Rockies

May 3 - 4, 2013

Ruckus in the Rockies 2013 poster

The best season ender party in the Canadian Rockies is back at Lake Louise May 3 and 4, 2013, and Monster Energy is raising the stakes. Join us at the Kokanee Kabin for two days of snowboard jams, live music and an afterparty in The Lodge of Ten Peaks you will never forget.

Friday May 3 - Mega Hip Feature

This year we see the debut of a mega hip feature, which will be located on Easy Street. Join us on the Kokanee Kabin deck to watch Monster Energy team riders Charles Reid, Darcy Sharpe, Dustin Craven, Eero Niemela, Mark Sollors and Mikey Rencz, and their invited guests, go head to head in a jam format that will push the level of tricks and set a new standard for big air.

Prizing: 2013 Kawasaki 250F Dirt Bike
Format: Jam – Rider of the day wins grand prize

Registration:  9:00am – 11:00am
Practice: 11:30am – 12:30pm
Course Maintenance: 12:30pm – 1:00pm
Jam: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Course Maintenance: 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Finals: 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Awards: 5:00pm

Saturday May 4 - Rail Contest

Monster Energy is bringing in their brand new, custom built, one of a kind rail setup, and with 10 grand on the line you can expect riders to throw down! The jam format keeps the energy level high and master of the 45, Vinyl Ritchie, and his special guests will provide the soundtrack at the Kokanee Kabin. The Rail setup will be located at the base of the mountain and DJs will be playing until 8:00pm!

Prizing: 1st place $6,000, 3nd $3,000, 3rd $1,000
Format: Jam

Registraion: 9:00am – 1:30pm
Practice: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Course Maintenance: 3:00pm – 3:30pm
Jam: 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Awards: 5:30pm


Ruckus After Party

Saturday May 4

PK Sound is jamming 100,000 watts into the Lodge of Ten Peaks Saturday night. Headlining the night is Montreal’s own Adventure Club. Also on the lineup Monster is bringing out Mat the Alien, DJ Pump, DJ Illo, and Expendable Youth.  This is an 18+ event and ID is required. Doors open at 9:00pm.

Ruckus After Party

Tickets are now SOLD OUT!

Note: Tickets that were purchased online can be picked up at our Groups Sales Desk until 4:00pm on May 4, 2013. You must bring a printed receipt of your purchase and/or be the person indicated on the order that will pick up the tickets. This is an 18+ event and ID is required at the door. Ticket sales are final and no refunds will be given.

Ticket Packages: Online sales of our Ruckus Play and Party Package are now closed.

Note: Play and Party Packages can be picked up from Guest Services starting April 28th until 4:00pm on May 4th, 2013.



There will be buses running from Banff to Lake Louise. Bus tickets can be pre-purchased online for $20 round trip or cash only on the bus.

Banff Buses

$20.00 return trip.

Pre-purchase at Group Sales or pay CASH ONLY on bus.

Departs Mount Royal Hotel


Departs Lake Louise Ski Area 

1:00am and 3:00am

There will also be buses within Lake Louise with pickup at the Fairmont Chateau, Deer Lodge, Campgrounds, Lake Louise Inn and Samson Mall. Bus fare is $10 round trip and can be pre-purchased online or paid cash only on the bus.

Lake Louise Buses

$10 Round Trip.

Purchase in advance at Group Sales or pay CASH ONLY on bus!

Deer Lodge   Fairmont Chateau   Campgrounds   Samson Mall   Lake Louise Inn

5:30pm 5:35pm   5:45pm  
6:10pm 6:15pm   6:25pm  
6:50pm 6:55pm   7:05pm  
7:30pm 7:35pm   7:45pm  
8:30pm 8:35pm 8:30pm 8:35pm 8:30pm
8:45pm 8:50pm 8:45pm 8:50pm  
9:00pm 9:05pm 9:00pm 9:05pm 9:00pm
9:15pm 9:20pm 9:15pm 9:20pm 9:15pm
9:30pm 9:35pm 9:30pm 9:35pm 9:30pm
9:45pm 9:50pm 9:45pm 9:50pm 9:45pm
10:00pm 10:05pm 10:00pm 10:05pm 10:00pm
10:15pm 10:20pm 10:15pm 10:20pm 10:15pm
10:30pm 10:35pm 10:30pm 10:35pm 10:30pm
10:45pm 10:50pm 10:45pm 10:50pm 10:45pm
11:00pm 11:05pm 11:00pm 11:05pm 11:00pm
11:15pm 11:20pm 11:15pm 11:20pm 11:15pm
11:30pm 11:35pm 11:30pm 11:35pm 11:30pm
11:45pm 11:50pm 11:45pm 11:50pm 11:45pm
12:00am 12:05am 12:00am 12:05am 12:00am

 Lake Louise Ski Area to Lake Louise Hotels

1:00am 1:15am 1:30am 1:45am 2:00am
2:15am 2:30am 2:45am 3:00am 3:30am


Important Details

Unfortunately there is NO CAMPING allowed overnight in the parking lots. Sorry, if you wish to camp, please check out the Lake Louise campground. For more information visit http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/ab/banff/activ/camping/lltrailer.aspx.


Base Area Activities

As well as the amazing displays by the Monster Team Riders on the Monster Features there will be lots of exciting family-friendly activities to take part in at the Base Area. All activities are FREE!

  • Bouncy Castle
  • Sumo Suit Wrestling
  • Meet Griff the Grizzly
  • Face Painting (Saturday 11:30am - 3:30pm in the Whiskeyjack Cafeteria)

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