Saturday, Feb. 26, 5 to 8 p.m. is the final Session Series Big Air Competition at Paoli Peaks. Registration is from 3 to 4:30 p.m. and practice begins at 4 p.m. Registration fee and spectator passes are $5 each. Prizes will be awarded to the top Big Air contestants. It's an exciting event for both spectators and participants.

Paoli Peaks, located in Indiana's southern Hill Country, is hosting its third annual Spring Carnival March 6-7 with events that will appeal to the whole family.

Don your best spring skiing or snowboarding costume for the costume judging at Spring Carnival. There's also the always popular cardboard sled race, a snow sculpture contest, and the slosh pit and bikini races. There's aslopestyle race, and an old Hoosier tradition, Snow Golf. Sleds must be constructed of only cardboard. Duct tape and glue is allowed. Sunday is tubing day. There's also a tube slosh pit, relay and dummy races.

Hot dogs, hamburgers, and brats will be served throughout the weekend on the deck. Get out and enjoy the last few days of the season. The ski area plans on closing at the end of the following weekend.

Paoli Peaks has a number of lodging establishments in the area that offer lift and lodging packages, including the nearby French Lick Resort and Casino.

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