MOUNTAIN BIKE FESTIVAL

MOAB HO DOWN

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MOVIE NIGHT

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HUGE COSTUME PARTY

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Events

Bike Riding, Enduro Racing, Jump Jamming, Partying, & Bike Movie Watching!

Triple Stage Rager Race

We are changing it up this year! This year’s race format will be a 3 stage race!

Jump Jam

The Jump Jam will be held right in the sweet bike park that our fundraising efforts have built!

2019 14th Annual

Moab Ho Down Mountain Bike Festival

Presented by Chile Pepper Bike Shop

October 24, 25, 26, 27 2019

2019 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Slick Rock Trail! Come celebrate the sport of mountain biking with us during the Moab Ho Down.

This year’s race format has changed…check out the race information on the Race page.

The Ho Down is 100% non-profit and benefits the Moab Bike Park!

Start planning for the best bike festival weekend of the year! Bike Riding, Enduro Racing, Jump Jamming, Partying, & Bike Movie Watching!

Sign up early to make sure you get a spot!

2019 Event Schedule

Thursday Oct 24th Friday Oct 25th Saturday Oct 26th Sunday Oct 27th
Festival/Race Registration
8:00 am
Festival & Race Registration Opens at 8am Chile Pepper Bike Shop.

Ladies Emergency Trailside Repair Clinic
10:00 am
Ladies Maintenance Clinic - 10am at Chile Pepper - Ladies group mountain bike ride following the clinic.

Triple Stage Rager Race Practice
1:00 pm
Hymasa, Amasa Back and Slick Rock Practice Loop

Festival Registration Closes
6:00 pm
Festival Registration & Race Registration Closes at 6pm and will re-open at 8am at Chile Pepper Bike Shop.

Townie Tour Poker Run
6:00 pm
Townie Tour Poker Run departs from Chile Pepper Bike Shop at 6:15pm. Collect a poker card at each stop along the tour, best hand wins at the Coyote Shuttle Headquarters!
Festival/Race Registration
8:00 am
Opens at 8am Chile Pepper Bike Shop. Last chance to register!

Group Ride
9:00 am
Group Ride meets at Chile Pepper - Departs at 9:15am with Rim Tours.

Triple Stage Rager Race Practice
1:00 pm
Hymasa, Amasa Back and Slick Rock Practice Loop

Festival Registration Closes
6:00 pm
Festival Registration & Race Registration Closes at 6pm
Triple Stage Rager Race
8:00 am
8:30am Triple Stage Rager Race Start - Stage 1: Hymasa Trail

Hazard or Higher Shuttle
8:15 am
8:15am Departing with Coyote Shuttle, meet at Chile Pepper Bike Shop

Group Ride
9:00 am
Group Ride meets at Chile Pepper - Departs at 9:15am with Rim Tours.

Triple Stage Rager Race - Stage 2
9:00 am
Triple Stage Rager Race Stage 2: Start Amasa Back Trail

Hazard or Higher Shuttle
10:30 am
10:30 am - Departing with Coyote Shuttle, meet at Chile Pepper Bike Shop

Triple Stage Rager Race - Stage 3
12:00 pm
Stage 3: Start Slick Practice Loop (clock-wise direction)

Triple Stage Rager Race Awards
2:00 pm
Triple Stage Rager Awards immediately following Slick Rock stage approximately 2pm
Recover from the party 🙂
9:00 am

SheJumps Girls Biking Clinic
10:00 am
Sunday, October 27th at 10am at Moab Brands trails. Cost is $30. This camp is for girls 17 and under.

Pump Track Practice
11:00 am
Moab Bike Park (500 W and Williams Way).

Pump Track Competition Starts!
12:00 pm
Jump Jam Practice
1:00 pm
Moab Bike Park (500 W and Williams Way).

Jump Jam Qualifiers
1:30 pm
Jump Jam Competition Starts!
2:00 pm
Moab Bike Park (500 W and Williams Way)
Jump Jam Awards & Raffle
3:00 pm
Party at Helipad - Free Beer
7:30 pm
Party at Helipad. Moab Kitchen Food Truck - food available for purchase.
Movie Time! @ Star Hall
7:30 pm
Movie Time! @ Star Hall - Doors open at 7pm, movie starts at 7:30. This year’s movie: ‘Return To Earth’ an Anthill Films Production We will also have a few short films prior to he main feature. $8 advance or $10 at door.

Raffle after movie - amazing prizes!
9:00 pm
Tickets are 1 for $5 or 3 for $10
See ya next year at the Moab Ho Down!
7:00 pm
Ridiculously fun costume party!
9:00 pm
Ridiculously fun costume party at the Moab Brewery. Doors at 9pm, $7 advance or $10 at the door. Must be 21 or older. Live Band - Vitamin D - Hood River, OR - hip hop band and tunes from iLLBeats Radio
After party at McStiffs
10:00 pm

Thursday Oct 24th

  • Festival/Race Registration
    8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Triple Stage Rager Race Practice
    1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Festival Registration Closes
    6:00 pm - 6:01 pm
  • Townie Tour Poker Run
    6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
  • Party at Helipad - Free Beer
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Friday Oct 25th

  • Festival/Race Registration
    8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Triple Stage Rager Race Practice
    1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Festival Registration Closes
    6:00 pm - 6:01 pm
  • 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Raffle after movie - amazing prizes!
    9:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • After party at McStiffs
    10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Saturday Oct 26th

Sunday Oct 27th

  • Recover from the party 🙂
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Pump Track Practice
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Pump Track Competition Starts!
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Jump Jam Practice
    1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Jump Jam Qualifiers
    1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Jump Jam Awards & Raffle
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • See ya next year at the Moab Ho Down!
    7:00 pm - 7:01 pm
No events available!

Sponsors

The Moab Ho Down Mountain Bike Festival is a NON-PROFIT FUNDRAISER! Your sponsorship dollars help us build and maintain the Moab Bike Park and develop new trails!

SUPPORT MOAB’S HISTORY OF MOUNTAIN BIKE FESTIVALS BY BECOMING A SPONSOR

Over the past 11 years we have been able to raise over $40,000! Yes!

If you are interested in sponsoring the Moab Ho-Down Mountain Bike Festival please contact Tracy at Chile Pepper Bike Shop to receive your sponsorship packet.

The Ho Down is 100% non-profit and benefits the Moab Bike Park!