The Susan G. Komen Ski For A Cure event takes place Saturday, Feb. 28 at [R407R, Snowshoe Mountain]. Supporters are invited to come out to the event and help battle breast cancer.

Tickets for the event are $100 and include an all-day ticket to Snowshoe. Proceeds will go to support the Susan G. Komen Foundation. For those looking to ski for an additional day, tickets for Feb. 27 and March 1 are available for $45. In addition, ski and snowboard rentals are available for $18 per day with your Ski for the Cure ticket.

Tickets and rentals can be purchased by calling 877-441-4FUN or at the mountain on the day of the event.

A welcome party will be held 7 to 9 p.m. Friday Feb. 27; the Ski for a Cure event will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday Feb. 28, with related actitivies all day long finishing with a Pink Party 8 to 11 p.m. in the Big Top.

Susan G. Komen for the Cure, is the global leader of the breast cancer movement, having invested more than $1 billion since inception in 1982. As the world's largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists, the group is working to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures. Thanks to events like the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, and generous contributions from our partners, sponsors and fellow supporters, we have become the largest source of nonprofit funds dedicated to the fight against breast cancer in the world.