Coming to the event in Ottawa? Here's everything you need to know.
Here you can find all the crucial information about the Red Bull Crashed Ice in Ottawa, Ontario on March 3-4, 2017. Welcome!
DO YOU NEED TO BUY TICKETS?
*NO ADMISSION IS FREE!*
Red Bull Crashed Ice event admission is FREE to attend BUT if you would like to purchase Ice Club VIP tickets, see HERE for details.
WHAT IS THE EVENT SCHEDULE?
FRIDAY March 3
17:30 Doors Open
20:00-21:30 World Junior Championship
SATURDAY March 4
18:00 Doors Open to General Public
20:30-22:00 2017 Ice Cross Downhill World Finals
22:30-02:00 Red Bull Crashed Ice Official Afterparty @ Aberdeen Pavilion
WHERE IS THE EVENT?
The track will be located on the Ottawa Locks of Park Canada's historic and picturesque Rideau Canal. These locks are located beside the Fairmont Chateau Laurier hotel.
WHERE SHOULD YOU STAND?
There will be multiple viewing areas positioned around the track. Although none of the viewing areas capture the entire track, there will be large screens projecting the races from every angle. There will be plenty of locations to take in the action, including at Major's Hill Park and the ByWard Market. Keep an eye out for a site map soon!
HOW DO YOU GET DOWN TO THE EVENT
We encourage all visitors to use OC Transpo public transportation but for those who wish to drive public parking is available at City Hall, in the Byward market and in various parking lots in the downtown core.
WHAT ROADS WILL BE AFFECTED?
Wellington from Elgin, to MacKenzie and to Queen.
WHERE ARE THE MAIN ENTRANCES TO RED BULL CRASHED ICE?
Here are the access points to the 4 main viewing zones:
Locks Zone – from Wellington and from below the bridge from NAC
Wellington Zone – from Elgin, Sparks, Rideau and Sussex
MHP through main gate at the top of the York steps and far entrance towards NAC
York Street Activation and Viewing Zone – through market and Sussex.
IS THERE A DRESSCODE?
You should dress really warm. It's the coldest time of the year and Ottawa and the weather can be freezing.
CAN I BRING MY OWN FOOD OR BEVERAGES?
There will be a range of food and beverages on offer throughout the event, so you'll find everything you need to enjoy the race on-site.
WHAT TIME DOES THE RACE END?
The Red Bull Crashed Ice Final will end approximately at 10:00 pm EST on Saturday March 4th, 2017.
WHERE CAN I FIND MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE CITY AND ACCOMODATION?
Accommodation can be booked through OTTAWA 2017 partner Hotels Andaz, Westin, Mariott, Delta and Fairmont and through Ottawa Tourism.
WHERE CAN I FIND THE LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES ABOUT THE COMPETITION?
For the latest information on the event, follow @RedBullCanada on Instagram and attend to the Facebook event. Keep your eye on #RedBullCrashedIce and check the latest news on RedBullCrashedIce.com.
ARE THERE ANY VIP ZONES WHERE I CAN WATCH THE EVENT?
Yes, we will host a VIP Zone that we call the ICE CLUB, this one will be located in the Fairmont Hotel. Will have an indoor-outdoor set up so our guest will be able to have a great experience while they enjoy the show.
IS THE ICE CLUB TICKETED?
Yes, to access into the Ice Club you'll need to purchase a ticket. Each ticket has a cost of 290 CAD and you can purchase it directly into our ticketing system www.tickets.redbull.com