2016 ESPN Winter X-Games in Aspen (Preview and Guest Information)
Photo (C) Mark Kohlman/ESPN
Those traveling to Aspen for the X-Games can view Spectator and Venue Information here.
The musical line-up is sure not to disappoint. X Games Music performers include deadmau5, DJ Snake, Kygo, Nas, Run the Jewels, and Twenty One Pilots. All artists will perform live in the Sound Factory Festival Village at the base of Buttermilk Mountain as part of the fully interactive music festival experience. Tickets can be purchased in advance here. Tickets can also be purchased on-site at the box office located adjacent to the Guest Services tent at the Galleria festival village entrance (based on availability). Tickets are scanned at the time of entry and no re-entry is permitted. Concessions will be available for purchase on-site at an additional cost. Concerts are rain, snow, or shine.
X Games Music Schedule:
Thursday, January 28
Run the Jewels: 8 p.m.
Nas: 9:30 p.m.
Friday, January 29
Twenty One Pilots: 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 30
DJ Snake: 4:30 p.m.
Deadmau5: 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, January 31
Kygo: 3:30 p.m.
X Games Concert Box Office Hours:
Thursday, January 28: 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Friday, January 29: 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday, January 30: 12 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday, January 31: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Can’t make it to Aspen? Don’t worry, ESPN and ABC will air 16 hours of combined coverage. In addition, there will be 18 hours of live competition and musical performances across digital platforms.
The X Games Aspen 2016 telecast officially kicks off on ESPN with a world-class field in the Snowmobile SnoCross and SnoCross Adaptive Final on Thursday, Jan. 28 at 5:30 p.m. ET, and concludes on Sunday, Jan. 31, beginning with the Men’s Ski Slopestyle Final at 12 p.m. ET on ESPN. Witness X Games stars, including Danny Davis, Chloe Kim, Silje Norendal, Lindsey Jacobellis, Ståle Sandbech and Gus Kenworthy as they vie for X Games gold and prize money.
This year’s telecast team will include veterans: Nicole Briscoe, Zach Crist, Chris “Uncle E” Ernst, Brandon Graham, Todd Harris, Jamie Little, Craig McMorris, Jack Mitrani, Alyssa Roenigk, Tes Sewell, Cameron Steele and Luke Van Valin. Making their talent team debut this year are Victoria Arlen, Vanessa Marshall and Graham Watanabe.
Also new to this year’s telecast is X Games Extra presented by Skype, the official late night show of X Games Aspen. Previously streamed live on XGames.com, X Games Extra will air nightly on ESPN2 starting Thursday, Jan. 28, and will also be available on WatchESPN and XGames.com. X Games Extra is an opportunity for our fans to engage with gold medal winners, X Games talent and industry influencers.
The current schedule (as of January 7 – subject to change) is as follows:
|Thursday, January 28|
|5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.||ESPN3||Snowmobile SnoCross Adaptive Final|
|Snowmobile SnoCross Final|
|8 p.m. – 9:45 p.m.||ESPN3||Men’s Ski SuperPipe Final|
|Friday, January 29|
|12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.||ESPN3||Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle Final|
|2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.||ESPN3||Women’s Ski Slopestyle Final|
|7 p.m. – 11 p.m.||ESPN||Monster Energy Snowmobile Freestyle|
|Women’s Ski SuperPipe Final|
|America’s Navy Snowboard Big Air Final|
|Saturday, January 30|
|1 p.m. – 6 p.m.||ABC||Mono Skier X Semi’s & Final|
|Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle Final|
|Coors Light Men’s & Women’s Skier X Heats, Semis & Finals|
|8:15 p.m. – 9 p.m.||ESPN3||Intel Men’s Snowboard SuperPipe Final (Lead in)|
|9 p.m. – 11 p.m.||ESPN||Intel Men’s Snowboard SuperPipe Final|
|GoPro Ski Big Air Final|
|Sunday, January 31|
|12 p.m. – 5 p.m.||ESPN||Men’s Ski Slopestyle Final|
|Snowboarder X Adaptive Semis, Consolation & Finals|
|Men’s & Women’s Snowboarder X Heats, Semis & Finals|
|The Real Cost Women Snowboard SuperPipe Final|
|Saturday, February 6|
|1 p.m. – 5 p.m.||ABC||X Games Aspen Anthology (TAPED)|
|Saturday, February 13|
|2 p.m. – 3 p.m.||ABC||World of X Games: Best of X Aspen 2016 (TAPED)|
*Times and events listed are Eastern Time (ET) and are subject to change. Please consult your local listings.
You can find the full event and broadcast schedule by visiting xgames.com.