Tickets for Mayrhofen's Snowbombing 2011 festival are now on sale; the event will take place April 4-9.
Snowbombing, regarded by many as "the greatest show on snow", is a six-day festival featuring with live bands and world-class DJs. A deposit of £100 per person is needed to secure your place.
Snowbombing attracts big-name artists, from old favourites like Madness and Grandmaster Flash to the latest sounds like Dizzee Rascal and The Noisettes. Performances take place in numerous venues including a nightclub made entirely from snow. The Daily Mail has named Snowbombing "the skiing alternative to Glastonbury." 2011 will mark the seventh festival and the line-up will soon be available to view on the Web site.
Snowbombing is sold as an accommodation and entertainment package - the event wristband is included on securing accommodation. A range of accommodation is available for all budgets, from self-catering apartments to superior four-star hotels. You can add various travel options after booking, including coach transfer from the UK and airport transfers from local airports or take part in the Snowbombing Road Trip. There is also the option to add a selection of optional extras onto your booking, including ski hire, ski lessons, and evening meals.
Mayrhofen is set in the heart of the Tyrol. It is home to one of the largest snowboard parks in Europe - the Vans Penken Park. Mayrhofen offers access to 157 kilometres of pistes linked by 48 lifts. The Super Zillertal pass increases the local ski area to a massive 639 kilometres. The resort is known for having one of the liveliest après-ski scenes in the Alps with numerous all-night bars and nightclubs.