Winter in it's Original State


Find out what we're up to on and off the slopes and find fun ways to save a buck.

The Big Kicker

Sugarbush and Mad River Glen host an epic winter kick-off party at American Flatbread in Waitsfield, VT, which will include freestyle exhibitions, photography slideshows, High Fives #KnowYourPark film showing, and High Fives and Flyin’ Ryan presentations.


Smuggs' popular BrewFests bookend the ski and ride season in the winter and the spring, with local and regional beers for sampling, live music, food, prizes, and a souvenir glass.

Rails 2 Riches

Killington kicks off the season with the most lucrative rail jam in the East, pitting amateurs and pros against each other for a piece of $25,000 cash.

Founders Day/Mount Snow’s 60th Birthday

To celebrate 60 years of fun, the Mount Snow Resort will offer $12 advance purchase lift tickets, a comprehensive historical display, birthday parties and more.

Start Fun, Start Free: Intro to Skiing & Boarding

Join the Bromley Ski & Snowboard School in our carefully sculpted Terrain Based Learning Zone for FREE for three days this season.  Ages 6 & up, package includes lift access, rental equipment and instruction.  Must call to register at (802) 824-5522 x301.  Limited availability.

Santa Sunday

On the shortest day of the year, dress as Santa for your day of skiing or riding and get a FREE lift ticket.

Pub Beer Dinners

Join Sugarbush’s culinary team as they prepare a four-course beer and food pairing with seasonal offerings coupled with local beers from a variety of Vermont brewers in the Castlerock Pub. Chat with the brewer and learn about the craft-brewing process. Four opportunities to dine and drink: Tuesday, December 30, 2014Sunday, January 18, 2015

Family New Year’s Eve

Midnight arrives early for friends and family enjoying an assortment of family-friendly activities to choose from: mountain coaster rides, horse-drawn wagon rides, cookie decorating, bingo games and a trivia tournament, and families can ring in the New Year before bedtime with a DJ dance party.

New Year’s Eve Celebration and Dog Parade featuring K9 Couture

Bark in the New Year at the 5th Annual Dog Parade with your K9 friend wearing his/her most festive costume or just a furry coat. The night rolls on with a torchlight parade, fireworks, live music and more.

January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month in Vermont

January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month in Vermont. Beginners can get a full beginner’s package with lift access, instruction and equipment for just $29, non-holiday in January. Must purchase in advance: