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Pride in NYC
Sunday February 5, Saturday March 4 and Sunday April 2, from 7 to 10 PM

Boxers HK -- 742 9th Avenue, at 50th Street, NYC
FREE -- no cover, must be 21 to enter

When you arrive at Boxers HK, we’ll be DOWNSTAIRS in the “Dog Pound” area, and on two of these dates, you’ll have the chance to meet the BUMS who just returned from a day on the slopes! See more details below.

RSVP here on Facebook & invite your friends >
Come meet the BUMS! Get a feel for our laid-back, friendly vibe. Chat us up about your favorite skiing and snowboarding destinations. Get advice on gear, or find a roomie for an upcoming trip. Meet the skiers and boarders who you'll be tearing up the mountains alongside this winter. And then, after a trip, reconnect with all your new friends and maintain those new friendships all season long. This is Avalanche, and it's our ongoing party for SKI BUMS and friends. It's a come-as-you-are, relaxed evening at a local bar, and it's the perfect way to check out SKI BUMS and get a good sense of what we're all about.

We host Avalanche parties in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Denver, London (UK), Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York City, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Francisco and Sydney (Australia).

Everyone's invited to come, and if this is your very first SKI BUMS event, be sure to take a moment to learn how everything works, and sign up for free membership!

Most of our parties outside NYC take place from September through December. To receive invitations to Avalanche parties near you, tell us where you live >
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It's funny how sometimes, the simplest things can be so powerful.

Like walking down a street.
Participating in a Pride event is empowering. Whether you join us for the NYC Pride March, the Washington DC Pride Festival, San Francisco Pride our NYC Pride Party, we hope you'll take a moment to reflect on how great it is to enjoy the freedom of simply being yourself, surrounded by incredible friends who relate to you.

View pics from NYC Pride 2015 >
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In The Bums Rush, competitors race through historic places and
undiscovered corners of New York City, determined to outpace and
outsmart their competitors. Inspired by the hit TV show
"The Amazing Race," the contest explodes LIVE onto the stage of
The Bums Rush Prize Party, where our finalists compete to win our
Grand Prize: a free vacation to a spectacular world-class ski resort.

We are about to announce our 2016 edition.

Huge congrats to Chris and Kira, last year’s Grand Prize winners!!!

View more pics from Pride
The Bums Rush 2015
You might not expect it when you look at our photo galleries, but SKI BUMS has a lot of female members. The big challenge, of course, is getting them to come out and meet one another.

That's why we host Powder Room, our special party specifically for the ladies of SKI BUMS! After successful all-girls grips to resorts in New York, Vermont and Colorado, we've had the chance to build up an amazing dynamic among the skiing and snowboarding women of SKI BUMS. If you're someone who's thinking of joining us this season, we've got some awesome girls that we want you to meet.

Everyone is welcome at Powder Room -- so whether you've already signed up for
membership or you're simply curious about us, mark your calendar, RSVP on Facebook and plan to join us.

View photos from previous Powder Room parties >

Our next Powder Room will be announced soon.
Get involved in SKI BUMS
No matter where you live — or your skiing & snowboarding skill level — we’d love to help you to get involved in SKI BUMS. We’re always looking for fun-loving, enthusiastic volunteers to help with social events, youth & college outreach, charity events and more. And, active members who volunteer with us have the chance to co-lead one of our exciting on-mountain adventures one day.

We are especially seeking volunteers in the following cities:

+ Boston, Massachusetts
+ Chicago, Illinois
+ Denver, Colorado
+ London, United Kingdom
+ Los Angeles, California
+ Minneapolis, Minnesota
+ Salt Lake City, Utah
+ San Francisco, California
+ Sydney, Australia
+ Washington, District of Columbia

Sign up today to get involved >

Additionally, we are seeking graphic design and photography interns for the upcoming winter season. If you’re skilled in photography, video editing, Photoshop, After Effects, etc, please
contact us and send us a portfolio of your work.

Powder Room
Our events are open to anyone
First Down event
Snow Ball NYC
A daytrip and party with The New York Ramblers
Saturday March 5, 7 to 10 PM, Boxers HK | Free

We’re thrilled to host our 2nd annual daytrip & after party with NYC’s LGBT soccer league! The Ramblers. SNOW BALL features a daytrip to Windham Mountain
(sign up here), and an after party where we invite all the members of both clubs to meet one another.

RSVP here on Facebook & invite your friends >
Super Bowl party with the New York Gay Football League
Sunday, February 5, 7 to 10 PM, Boxers HK | Free

Who’s more fun to watch the Super Bowl with than the BUMS and NYC’s LGBT football players? Nobody! Join us after we return from a day of skiing & riding, watch the game (or simply laugh about who’s got the best commercials). We’ll have food & drinks downstairs in the Dog Pound. Invite your friends.

RSVP here on Facebook & invite your friends >