JACKSON, Wyo. -\u00a0 Winter is just around the corner! The cold temps this week are a reminder to get your Early Season Winter Pass for Snow King. September 15 is the cut off for early season pricing on Winter Season Passes and Uphill Passes. Local Kid's Season-long Ski and Snowboard Programs purchased by September 15 include a FREE season pass upgrade for participants. Passes and Program registration will be available on-site during Oktoberfest and Local Appreciation Weekend, and you can even get your pass photo taken prior to Opening Day! On that note - don't forget that this weekend (September 13-15) is Snow King's first annual Oktoberfest and Local's Appreciation weekend. The weekend will kick off with an Oktoberfest celebration at the Rafferty Center TONIGHT (September 13) from 5-8 p.m. featuring live music by Aaron Davis and the Mystery Machine and craft beer from Roadhouse, Snake River, Upslope, Stillwest, Black Tooth, Lander, Grand Teton, Wildlife and Melvin breweries. $25 gets you an 80th-anniversary pint glass, 4 beer\/food tokens, and a coaster ride...a steal! Purchase your ticket online in advance and get another beer\/food token free. BOOK NOW Snow King Mountain Resort offers their thanks to all of their friends here in Jackson that have made it a great summer on Snow King Mountain!