NASTAR is the acronym for the NAtional STAndard Race and is the largest public grassroots ski race program in the world. More than 95,000 Nature Valley NASTAR participants compete throughout the season to win platinum, gold, silver and bronze medals in their age and gender groups. In addition, participants are ranked in their ability group and the top ranked racers qualify to compete in the Nature Valley NASTAR National Championships.
2016 NASTAR Midwest Championships
Welch Village is the host venue for the 2016 NASTAR Midwest Regional Championships on Feb 27-28, 2016.
2nd Annual Bakkelyka Brew - Craft Beer & Music Festival Saturday, Oct. 1st, 2016
Tickets - $25 online special; $35 at the gate; *Music Only $20; *Under 21 - $15 Tickets will be available at welchvillage.com * available onsite only - Includes: 2 hour beer tasting from local breweries (2-4pm); commemorative tasting mug; admission to music festival featuring 3 bands.
- 2016 Bands: Kind Country, Useful Jenkins, The Radio Strike - Music starts at 2pm and ends around 8pm
- Food Trucks - Craft Beer Trailer - Fire Pits - Ski & Snowboard Sale in the Main Chalet (Friday 4-9pm & Saturday 10am - 5pm)
2016 Beer Tasting Lineup: Stagecoach, St. Croix, Summit, Bent Paddle, F-Town, Badger Hill, Excelsior, Lift Bridge, Schells, Laguanitas, Founders, Fargo, Rush River, Great Lakes, Ace Cider, Fulton, Bells, Lake Superior, Victory, New Holland, Surly, Central Waters, 21st Amendment, Boulder.
Ski and Snowboard Swap & Sale Save the Dates: Sept. 30 and Oct. 1st.
Get great deals on discounted new ski & snowboard gear from Wayne's Ski Shop and Tyrol Ski Shop.
Ski Swap Equipment Drop-Off Information
Sell your slightly used skis, ski boots, snowboards, and snowboard boots | $5 charge per item entered into swap and 20% commission on items sold. Equipment Drop-Off Hours: Friday 9/30 8am-12pm Equipment drop off site is the Welch Village Ski Shop in the Main Chalet. Any items not sold can be picked up from 9am-7pm on Oct 4, 5, and 6.