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Mayor promises snow for the weekend

Published On: Feb 07 2012 01:18:01 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 07 2012 01:19:53 PM EST

Easton mayor promises snow for weekend event

EASTON, Pa. -

The mayor of Easton is promising snow for this weekend's snowboarding competition in the city's downtown.

The "Red Bull Butter Cup Rail Jam" is set for Saturday in Centre Square.

The event was in doubt because of mild winter temperatures.

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But Mayor Sal Panto says the contest will go on -- with snow imported from Big Boulder Ski Area.

The competition will feature professional snow boarders and local amateurs.