Inaugural Rail Rider Jamboree Announces 2022 Lineup

Article Contributed by Borderland Mus… | Published on Friday, December 10, 2021

The Rail Rider Jamboree has announced their lineup for the inaugural event, March 19th, 2022 at Holiday Valley Resort in Ellicottville, New York. Dark Star Orchestra will headline the event with Keller Williams Also performing will be the up-and-coming bluegrass band from Binghamton, NY; Driftwood. Local bands, A Girl Named Genny from Rochester and the New Orleans style marching band, Brass Machine from Buffalo, NY will also perform at the Jamboree. More local bands are expected to be added. 

The promoters of Borderland Music + Arts Festival have teamed up with Holiday Valley Resort to bring you the Rail Rider Jamboree. General Admission tickets are on sale now starting at $65 and VIP tickets starting at $115. 

The Rail Rider Jamboree is a weekend filled with music, skiing, snowboarding competitions, brews and so much more; The definition of a Jamboree is "a large celebration or party, typically a lavish and boisterous one" and that is what the Rail Rider Jamboree is planning for all attendees.

Spend your day on the mountain at Holiday Valley and end it with the ultimate “apres” party at the Rail Rider Jamboree. There will be live bands all day on two stages, food vendors, craft vendors and more! The Jamboree is outdoors with music starting around 2pm on Saturday with doors opening at 1pm. Fans can expect to see regional, local and national bands performing throughout the day. The Jamboree will take place at Holiday Valley Resort, in the field on Rt. 219 across from the SnowPine chair.

Rail Rider Jamboree will kick off on Friday, March 18th at Holiday Valley with rail jam contests and live music, slopeside at the base of the mountain at the Rail Park.

“I produced winter festivals on the west coast for 8 years, so it's great to be able to bring this together at Holiday Valley in my backyard.'' says Ginger Root Productions and Borderland Festival owner, Jennifer Brazill. “I am really excited about merging music and mountains and curating a 1 day, boutique event.... it’s always such a good time”.

Holiday Valley’s Director of Marketing Jane Eshbaugh says, “The Rail Rider will be such a fun way for Holiday Valley guests to wrap up the winter season and welcome spring! We’re happy to be working with Jennifer and her crew, as they have experience in hosting incredible events that are just so laid back and fun for people of all ages.”

Lodging with options to add on lift tickets and other resort activities are available to book with the resort today, with package Jamboree tickets to be announced. The event is for all ages.  Full line up announcement and ticket sales coming soon. Details will be available >> http://

Tickets are on sale today, March 10th at 10am EST.