Late December Events and Deals at Vermont Ski and Snowboard Resort
Late December Events and Deals at Vermont Ski and Snowboard Resorts
The 2016-17 season is off to a great start in Vermont and the resorts are offering plenty of late December deals and events for everyone this year.
December 17, 2016 – Demo Day and Sixth Annual Mount Snow Film Fest at Mount Snow Resort
Spend the day testing out brand new skis and snowboards from top manufacturers, and then head over to the Snow Barn for an assortment of the year’s best ski and snowboard films. For more information visit mountsnow.com.
December 17-18, 2016 - Holiday Showcase at Stowe Mountain Resort, Spruce Speak Village Center
Stowe Mountain Resort will be hosting their annual Holiday Showcase complete with an Artisan Showcase of craft vendors (11/17 from 11am-6pm and 11/18 12-5pm), the Nancy Kerrigan Skating Exhibition and Clinics and the Northern Bronze Bells Holiday Ensemble with performances at 1pm and 4pm both afternoons.
December 18, 2016 – Santa Sunday at Bolton Valley
What's better than one Santa Claus going skiing? A whole pack of them partying it up in Bolton Valley’s backyard. All skiers and riders who arrive dressed head-to-toe in official Kris Kringle attire will ski and ride free that day. Guests must be dressed in the complete Santa package to earn this early holiday gift. To qualify for this giveaway, arrive at Guest Services promptly by 10am to get your complimentary lift ticket for the day.
December 19, 2016 - Opening Day at Suicide Six Ski Area
Join Suicide Six as they kick off the 81st season with a new quad lift, wider trails, updated snowmaking, and new sweeping views of the valley. Bring the family, bring a friend, ski, eat, and après! For more information please visit www.woodstockinn.com.
December 25, 2016 - Here’s a Santa, There’s a Santa at Bromley Mountain Resort
Break out the red, white and jelly belly to dress up like Santa and ski or ride for just $25 in Bromley’s skiing Santa extravaganza. Deal available at the ticket window only.
December 26, 2016 - Live Music Series Kickoff at Bromley Mountain Resort
Join the Merry Pranksters in the Wild Boar Tavern for live après ski entertainment every evening through December 31. For more information and the full schedule visit Bromley’s Events Calendar.
December 26-30, 2016 - Holiday Clinic Series at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl
Take advantage of the Holiday Series, five one-hour ski clinics for children five years and older or five one hour snowboarding clinics for children eight years and older. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $110.00. For more information, visit middleburysnowbowl.com.
December 26, 2016 - VINS Raptor Encounter at Killington Resort
Free interactive encounter with live falcons, hawks and owls providing the lens through which we examine food webs, predator-prey relationships and the interdependence of the systems that support life. Event starts at 7:00pm at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel, click here for more information.
December 26-31, 2016 - Holiday Week at Bolton Valley
Spend the week doing family oriented activities at Bolton Valley, choose from movie nights, a magic show, campfire and balloon sculptures. For more information visit boltonvalley.com.
December 27, 2016 - Torchlight Parade and Fireworks Display at Okemo Mountain Resort
A spectacular pyrotechnics show starts at 7:30 pm in the Okemo Clock Tower base area. An amazing torchlight parade of skiers and riders traversing Okemo’s Open Slope trail precedes the fireworks show. For more information visit okemo.com.
December 27, 2016 - Mobile Laser Tag at The Quechee Club
Spend the day playing laser tag with friends and family. Meet at the Murphy Farm at 1:30pm to break into teams. Suitable for ages eight and older. Cost is $35.00 per person, for more information visit quecheeclub.com.
December 30, 2016 - Vermont Brewery Tour at The Quechee Club
Experience Vermont’s finest craft brews; start the day at 9am and visit, American Flatbread (Zero Gravity), VT Pub and Brewery, Citizen Cider, Queen City, Magic Hat, Fiddlehead, Otter Creek and others. Must be 21 to participate, only 13 spots are available, to find out more and reserve a spot online visit quecheeclub.com.
December 31, 2016 - New Year’s Eve Celebration at Stratton Mountain Resort
Ring in the New Year on Stratton Mountain with a special mountain celebration filled with fireworks, a torchlight parade, a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus and live music at Grizzly’s Bar and Restaurant.
December 31, 2016 - Okemo’s Family New Year’s Eve at Okemo Mountain Resort
Midnight arrives early for families enjoying a variety of activities. Following early evening ice skating, snow tubing, mountain coaster rides, horse-drawn wagon rides, party hat decorating, bingo games and a trivia tournament, families can ring in the New Year early with a DJ dance party - and still get the kids to bed in time for a full day on the slopes the next day. Call (802) 228-1600 or visit okemo.com for more information.
December 31, 2016 – NYE Torchlight Parade and Fireworks at Mount Snow Resort
Kick off New Year’s Eve with Mount Snow as their instructors descend the Canyon ski trail in a beautiful torchlight glow, followed by a firework show and bonfire. To learn more visit mountsnow.com.
Bolton Valley first opened for skiing and riding in December of 1966, making this year their 50th Anniversary. In honor of that date lift tickets will be just $19.66 every non-holiday Monday for the season. Don't want to bother with the 34 cents in change? Then donate it to charity. Bolton will be partnering with select charities over the course of the season and every ticket purchased will have the option of paying $20 and donating the change to the charity of the day. (Offer not valid on December, 26, January, 16 and February, 20.)
Bromley Mountain Resort
The Sun Mountain Card saves up to $30 off every full day lift ticket for the 2016/17 season, $15 off Group Lessons or Rental Equipment packages (or $25 off our Group lift/lesson/rental package), plus get a free non-holiday Lift Ticket with card purchase. Discounts good on all-day lift tickets only, non-transferable. Cards are $79 all ages.
Save $315 off six kids lessons at Bromley Mountain in their Kidsrule Mountain Camp. The all-day lessons are available for kids ages 5-14 and a six pack of lessons costs $699. Click here to learn more.
Save at Killington Resort during the Christmas holiday week with their Santa Ski & Stay savings gifts. Save up to 15% off lodging, an extra 5% off Killington’s lift ticket prices and use lift tickets at both Killington and Pico Mountain, when open. Two night and four night packages available, five night packages include even more savings. Click here to learn more.
Stay a minimum of 3 nights between Dec. 16 - 25, 2016 and receive 30% off lodging plus an extra 10% off killington.com estore lift ticket prices. Add kids programs, adult lessons & rental equipment to save up to 25%. Click here to learn more.
New Magic season passes and cards are on sale for the 2016-17 season. All passes are under $500 and come with lots of savings.
- Couples save $100 on their passes
- Parents with youth 6-17 years old can purchase passes for $199
- 18-29-year-old skiers save big with $249 pass
- Local Vermonters with grade school students can purchase student passes for $99 combined with the parent pass at $199
- New Throwback Cards ($99 each) make lift tickets $25 all season
- College students can ski anytime for $39 with a Zero Commitment Card
For more information on these passes and cards visit www.magicmtn.com.
Mountain Top Inn and Resort
Mountain Top Inn and Resort has three package offerings this winter season, the Endless Winter Adventure Package starting at $1020 for three nights, the Winter Family Wonderland Package starting at $1260 for three nights, and the Winter Moonlight in Vermont couples package for two nights starting at $940. For more information on these packages and the activities and amenities included in each, call 802-483-2311.
Mount Snow Resort
The Snow Lake Lodge Ski and Stay Getaway includes lodging at Snow Lake Lodge, lift tickets to Mount Snow and continental breakfast. Prices start at $69 a person. Click here for more information.
Okemo Mountain Resort
‘Twas the Week Before Christmas Package at Okemo Mountain Resort included savings on lodging and lift access, beating the holiday crowds and three night or more between December 16-22. To learn more click here or call 866-706-5366 ext 1.
Available beginning November 11, My Pico 3 Packs offer three direct-to-lift tickets valid during the 2016-17 ski season at Pico Mountain in Killington, Vermont. My Pico 3 Packs with tickets valid Monday-Thursday (non-peak) are $109, and My Pico 3 Packs valid any day of the season are just $119.
Quechee Ski Area
Lift Ticket 10 Packs -split them up and share with family & friends or keep them all to yourself! Perfect for gift giving or a snow day adventure. Full day lift tickets only - may not be divided to half days, no credits will be issued. Lift tickets are valid for adults or children. Lift ticket 10 packs are only $400.00. No blackout dates apply. Contact The Quechee Club for reservations or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Smugglers’ Notch Resort
Join Smugglers’ for their December Holiday getaway from December 9-23, 2016 and receive free all day ski or snowboard camps and daycare for children ages 6 weeks to 15 years old. Plus, stay four nights or more between December 9-25, 2016 and get the next night free. For more information visit www.smuggs.com.
Stratton Mountain Resort
Kids Ski and Stay Free with their parents in Stratton’s perfect-for-families properties. With over 40% novice terrain and named top 10 for families, now’s the time to ski, stay & save at Stratton. Click here for more information.