The Holidays at Sugarbush are Packed Full of Fun Events

12/17/2019

Warren, VT (December 17, 2019) – Sugarbush Resort has a full events calendar stacked with holiday celebrations through January 4th.

The holiday cheer kicks off on Saturday, December 21st with the Ugly Sweater Party at Castlerock Pub, which encourages guests to wear their tackiest Christmas sweater. Guests can enjoy a complimentary swag bag when they donate a new, unused toy for charity.

Also on Saturday, The Yale Whiffenpoofs, the world’s oldest and best-known collegiate acapella group, will be performing holiday carols in the Lincoln Peak Courtyard at 2:30 PM. There will also be hot chocolate around the firepits.

On Sunday, December 22nd the Family Gingerbread House Building Workshop in the Gate House Lodge encourages the whole family to join in on building their best houses from 5:00 – 7:00 PM. Admission is $45/gingerbread house and reservations can be made online and are recommended.

There will be a Christmas Eve Service on Tuesday, December 24th, in the Gate House Lodge at 5:00 PM lead by Norwich University Chaplain Bill Wick. Rumble’s Bistro & Bar will be serving a warm, festive dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day from 5:00 – 9:00 PM with live music. Reservations for these dinners are highly recommended.

Friday, December 27th brings a variety of events starting with a guided Outback  Photography Tour at 9:00 AM. Kids ages 8-12 can come enjoy Kid’s Creations, a 2-hour cocoa and canvas event in The Schoolhouse from 5:00 – 7:00 PM. Also that evening, there will be a film screening of Warren Miller’s newest movie, “Timeless”, at 6:00 PM in Gate House Lodge.

On Saturday, December 28th, warm-up and boogie down at the Blizzard Boogie with a live DJ at 3:00 PM in the Gate House Courtyard. At 5:30 PM, kids can enjoy Young Chef’s Class in The Schoolhouse for a tasty evening of creativity and discovery.

On Sunday, December 29th the Sugarbush Parks crew and freestyle coaches will introduce kids 13 and under to freestyle skiing and riding with games and prizes at Gathering of the Groms starting at 3:30 PM in the Lincoln Peak base area. There will also be a Kids Pizza and Movie Night starting at 5:00 PM in The Schoolhouse.

Pete & Chris’s Amusement, a kids magic show taking place in The Schoolhouse, will run from 6:00 – 8:00 PM on Monday, December 30th.

On New Year’s Eve, kids can join Murphy Moose for a Kids’ Torchlight Parade on the Welcome Mat at 4:00 PM. Guests can also enjoy a New Year’s Eve Dinner & Live Music from 5:00 – 9:00 PM in Rumble’s Bistro & Bar. After dinner, the New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks will commence on Spring Fling, which kicks off 7:00 PM. Then party goers can ring in the New Year at Castlerock Pub with The Detonators performing live from 9:00 PM – midnight.

Finally, Saturday, January 4th sees several events including Gathering of the Groms at 3:30 PM, NSAA Safety Month’s “Sweeps with Patrollers” at 4:00 PM, and Kid’s Creations at 5:00 PM.

In addition to the above featured events, there are a number of recurring events happening throughout the week. Après music can be found at Castlerock Pub, Wunderbar, Rumble’s Bistro & Bar and Green Mountain Lounge on various days throughout the week. Other recurring events include S’mores, Snowshoe Tours, Sunset Groomer Rides, and Gadd Brook Open Houses.

 A full calendar of events including times, locations and pricing can be found at www.sugarbush.com.