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Early December Events & Deals

Rails 2 Riches at Killington
Taste of Timbers at Sugarbush
Okemo's Demo Day
Killington's Vermont Holiday Festival
Stratton's Women On Snow


December 4, 2015 to December 6, 2015
The Wild Honey Pie Presents: On the Mountain - Stratton Mountain Resort
Top musical acts of Montreal, Dan Croll & more take to the Stratton stage for The Wild Honey Pie’s “On the Mountain” - a video and concert series filled with live performances, dance parties and recording sessions. For more information, visit  More Info

December 4, 2015 to December 5, 2015
Vermont Holiday Festival - Killington Resort
Join us for the 2015 Vermont Holiday Festival for holiday fun and entertainment for all ages! A portion of the proceeds from the Festival will go to the Vermont Foodbank to help make the holidays more joyful for local needy families. The Vermont Chamber of Commerce named the Vermont Holiday Festival a Top Ten Winter Event in 2010 & a favorite Pick for Kids in 2011. EVENT… More Info

December 4 to December 25, 2015
Holiday Magic – Smugglers’ Notch Resort
Families visiting Smugglers’ Notch Resort can celebrate the holidays throughout December with Holiday Magic activities designed for all ages that include cookie decorating, craft workshops such as sock puppet making and snow art, themed family challenge races and bedtime stories with holiday elves. Each Saturday, Santa will join children around the resort's village bonfire for complimentary hot chocolate and cookies and will return on Christmas Eve to share carols and cookies. The resort’s Winter Carnival on Thursdays features music, food, games and the thrill of watching an ice carving specialist unveil a masterpiece. A torchlight parade and fireworks follow the weekly carnival. (1-855-814-7325)

December 5, 2015
Rails 2 Riches - Killington Resort
The East Coast's most premiere rail jam is back! Competitors will drop in on an exclusive, custom built rail venue in an attempt to snag a piece of the $25,000 cash purse. Those who have what it takes to impress the judges will walk away with cold hard cash and ultimate bragging rights for the season. Come watch the action unfold as top athletes battle it out under the lights.   Learn… More Info

December 6, 2015
Okemo Cares & Shares Food Drive - Okemo Mountain Resort
When skiers and snowboarders donate at least five non-perishable food items, a new child's toy or new clothing item, they receive a coupon for a $39 lift ticket good the same day. More Info

December 7, 2015
Taste of Timbers - Sugarbush Resort
Sample items from the new Timbers winter menu inspired by our best local and national food purveyors. This dynamic menu features appetizers, entrees and desserts rich with global flavors and local ingredients. Timbers Head Chef Todd Dibkey will showcase his culinary expertise and international inspiration incorporated in the new menu. More Info

December 11 to December 13, 2015 
Wassail Weekend – Woodstock Inn & Resort
Rated the Best Holiday Event in Vermont! What better way to welcome the holidays than with a special trip to Woodstock for this magical tradition? Festivities throughout the village include an equestrian parade, musical performances, home tours and more. For more information please visit. 

December 11, 2015 to December 13, 2015
Girls' Time Out Snowboard Camp - Stratton Mountain Resort
Take a Girls’ Time Out and hit the slopes at Stratton. The Girls’ Time Out Snowboard Camp is a women-only, two-day camp designed by Stratton’s female riders to make fearless riders of every woman. In two daily sessions, riders… More Info

December 11, 2015 to December 13, 2015
Women On Snow Ski Camp - Stratton Mountain Resort
Join us for a multi-day women’s camp and supercharge your skiing skills. Coached by elite guest coaches and Stratton’s top women instructors, you will experience the ultimate in personalized coaching, camaraderie, fitness and fun. Camps are open to all levels from beginner to advanced (ages 18+). Dates: December 11-13, 2015 Future… More Info

December 12, 2015 to December 12, 2015
Founders Day - Mount Snow Resort
Mount Snow celebrates 61 years December 12, 2015. Join the celebration with lift ticket specials and a day of fun! Lift ticket specials will begin with a limited quantity at $12 and will be available ONLY in advance, online! Make sure you get your tickets early - there will be no deals at the ticket counter! Tickets will be available soon.   More Info

December 12, 2015
Annual December Demo presented by Vermont Properties and Development Inc. - Okemo Mountain Resort
Test-drive the latest ski and snowboard equipment for free at the Jackson Gore base area. Registration is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. A credit card imprint is required and snowboarders must provide their own bindings. More Info

December 12, 2015
Okemo Full Moon Hike - Okemo Mountain Resort
This guided snowshoe hike up the mountain will offer a nighttime perspective of Okemo's Jackson Gore under the light of a full moon. Return to the fire pit at the Jackson Gore Inn to roast marshmallows and share stories. This event is free for participants with snowshoes. Rental snowshoes will be available for a nominal fee. Call (802) 228-1956 to register. More Info

December 12, 2015
Sugarbash - Sugarbush Resort
Mark your calendars - we're going to be partying like it's 1989! Break out your favorite prom threads and grab your date for the Sugarbash Retro Prom. Featuring classics from The Grift, this is going to be a night to remember. Start the night off right at the Castlerock Pub for a drink and appetizers. Get your photo taken with your prom date before hitting the dance floor. We'll have a photo… More Info


Bolton Valley

Cyber Monday Deals

Bolton Valley is offering four great Cyber Monday deals only available for one 24 hour period, on Monday, Nov. 30. Lock in some skiing and riding for yourself this winter, buy gifts for snow lovers on your list, or a little of both. The sale will include $20 early season lift tickets, $20 unrestricted night lift tickets, $199 Ski Bum Passes and more… More Info

Bromley Mountain Resort

Here's a Santa, there's a Santa...
EVERYWHERE there's a Santa! Dress up like Santa on 12/25/2015 and ski or ride for just $25! Yup, that's right... break out the red, white and jelly belly and you'll be on the hill for cheap. Gotta wear your outfit to the ticket office, and when we say outfit we mean coat, pants, hat and beard (real or fake) are a must. More Info

Mad River Glen

The Mad Card
Only $159. Includes: 3 transferable day tickets good any time during the 2015-16 ski season; $5 off any additional full day lift ticket purchased throughout the season (Limit: 1 per Mad Card/Day); Buy a Midweek Private Adult Clinic and Bring a Friend Free (not available during holiday periods). Mad Cards are sold until December 15. Purchase online or call the office at (802)496-3551

Mount Snow Resort

Holiday Jump Start
This package is designed to help you celebrate the holidays. Buy 2 nights of lodging at regular price, get the 3rd free, at participating properties. 2-day and 3-day lift tickets are the same price on this package. More Info More Info

1826 and Double Down Passes
The 1826 pass is for anyone 18 to 26 years of age. Powder to the youth! The 1826 pass is $349 through December 15. This is an incredible value, valid at Mount Snow and Crotched Mountain with no blackout dates. Buy 1826 Want to double your skiing/riding this season without doubling the price? The Double Down Pass gives you unlimited access to Mount Snow and Stratton with no blackout dates. Just 15… More Info

Okemo Mountain Resort

3rd Night Free!
It's just as simple as it sounds! Reserve 2 nights at any of Okemo's beautiful lodging properties at the regular rate and receive the 3rd night FREE! This special package rate includes: 2 nights paid lodging + 1 night FREE! Customize your reservation with lift access/tickets. Offer valid for stays November 1 - December 17, 2015 and January 3-28, 2016. Blackout dates: January 15-17, 2016. Reserve your… More Info

4.0 The College Pass
October 26, 2015 to December 15, 2015 Okemo Mountain Resort's 4.0 The College Pass, for full-time undergraduate and graduate students is priced at just $379, plus tax, through December 15, 2015. This season pass provides unrestricted skiing and snowboarding at Okemo Mountain Resort, Killington Resort, Pico Mountain at Killington and Mount… More Info

Smugglers’ Notch Resort

SuperSaver Rates
During December 4-17, 2015, guests booking vacation packages at Smugglers’ enjoy SuperSaver rates. Packages include lift tickets, snow tubing, use of the indoor pool and hot tubs, and family entertainment. Rates start at $129 per adult and $99 per youth 17 and younger.  Plus, during December 4-25, 2015, stays at Smugglers’ that are four nights or longer get the next night free. (, 1-855-814-7325)

Stowe Mountain Resort

Stowe ByPass
Sign up for Stowe ByPass and save. Get $59 (Adult) & $49 (Child) lift tickets through December 13. Simply sign-up for ByPass online at no charge and go direct to the lift every day you ski or ride in Stowe. Add to that, instantaneous savings by automatically paying the discounted ByPass rate, even during the holidays, the first time you’re scanned at the lift each day. The Evolution Stowe Card has replaced traditional tickets, using RFID technology for optimum convenience and value throughout Stowe Mountain Resort.

Stratton Mountain Resort

Kids Ski & Stay Free
Kids Ski & Stay Free with their parents in Stratton’s perfect-for-families properties. With over 40% novice terrain and recently named top 10 for families, now’s the time to ski, stay & save at Stratton.   More Info

Stratton Holiday Getaway
Save up to 40% on lodging and make the most of your holidays with three consecutive days skiing or riding Stratton Mountain. Holiday Getaway stays available December 20 -27, 2015.  More Info

Sugarbush Resort

For20s Pass - $459
This pass gives those in their 20s (and 19-year-olds, too) a break while they get established in the real world. Sugarbush's For20s pass features unlimited skiing and riding at Lincoln Peak and Mt. Ellen. 2600' of vertical, 111 trails, and 28 wooded areas. For those ages 19 - 29.  ADD-ONS Summer – Add a 2015 Summer Season Pass. +$30. Early Ups – Ski and ride terrain off the Super Bravo Express… More Info

Boomer Pass - $199
Back again for the 2015/16 winter season is Sugarbush's "Boomer Pass" - the pass that gives those ages 65 and up deep savings on midweek, non-holiday skiing at Lincoln Peak and Mt. Ellen. 2600' of vertical, 111 trails, and 28 wooded areas.   BUY NOW> More Info

Woodstock Inn & Resort 

Fall Back & Relax Spa Package
Indulge in a variety of soothing spa treatments to help you unwind. One Night Luxury Accommodations, Hearty Vermont Gourmet Breakfast for Two, $100 Spa Credit, Welcome Bottle of Wine upon arrival. Rates start at $289 midweek & $319 on weekends. Available through Wednesday, December 23, 2015 excluding holiday periods. 

Pre-Holiday Bed & Breakfast Package
Invigorate and rejuvenate before the holidays! Come savor culinary bliss, find incredible Vermont made gifts and crafts, and indulge in our resort amenities. One Night Luxury Accommodations, Hearty Vermont Gourmet Breakfast for Two. Rates start at $199 midweek & $229 on weekends. Available through Wednesday, December 23, 2015 excluding holiday periods. 

Wassail Weekend Package
Rated the Best Holiday Event in Vermont! What better way to welcome the holidays than with a special trip to Woodstock for this magical tradition? Festivities throughout the village include an equestrian parade, musical performances, home tours and more. Luxury Accommodations for Two Nights, Tickets for “La Voz de Tres” with Special Guest Michael Zsoldos Friday Night, Tickets for the 14th Annual Holiday House Tour on Saturday and a delicious Wassail Feast Saturday Evening!






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