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Hops in the Hills Beer and Wine Festival

Our 6th Annual Hops in the Hills is August 1-3, 2014!

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Okemo Mountain Resort


calendar of events

Search below to see all events during your upcoming visit to Okemo Mountain Resort. Be sure to click on each event for more details. Please note: All events are subject to change and/or cancellation without notice.
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Okemo Cares & Shares Food Drive
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
5th Annual December Super Demo

Full Moon Hike
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge

Book Talk with Archer Mayor
Visit with Santa

World Snowboard Day
Santa Balloon Parade
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Ski & Ride with Calvin and Friends
On-Mountain Scavenger Hunt
Warren Miller's Ticket To Ride
Torchlight Parade & Fireworks Display
Snickers Shakin' Skate
VINS Presentation- Raptor Encounter
Okemo's Family New Year's Eve
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Upcoming Events
12/7/2013 Okemo Cares & Shares Food Drive
When skiers and snowboarders donate at least five non-perishable food items (or 100 packs of ramen), a new child's toy, or a new clothing item, they receive a coupon for a $39 lift ticket good that day.
12/14/2013 Full Moon Hike
Join us for a snowshoe hike under the Full Moon! This hike will take you up the mountain through the woods to grandmothers house you go. But instead of grandmothers house you will end up at the fire pit in Jackson Gore to roast marshmallows and tell ghost stories if you dare! This event is free if you have your own snowshoes. We will have rentals on hand if you don't. Please call 802-228-1956 to register.
12/14/2013 5th Annual December Super Demo
Test out the latest in skis and snowboards!

The best part? It's free to demo*! Registration will take place from 8am-1pm on the day of the event. Snowboarders- please note that you will be required to provide your own bindings.

*A credit card imprint is required for security
12/21/2013 Book Talk with Archer Mayor

Newfane, VT author Archer Mayor is the author of the highly acclaimed, New York Times bestselling, Vermont-based series, featuring detective Joe Gunther. Mayor will talk about THREE CAN KEEP A SECRET, the latest Joe Gunther mystery, muse upon his writing process and take questions from the attendees at Okemo Mountain Resorts' Jackson Gore on Saturday December 21 at 7pm.

Whereas many writers base their books on only interviews and scholarly research, Mayor's novels are based on actual experience in the field as a death investigator for Vermont's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and as a detective for the Windham County Sheriff's Office. The result adds a depth, detail and veracity to his characters and their tribulations that has led the New York Times to call him "the boss man on procedures."

There will be copies of Mayor's book for purchase at the event to be signed after the talk. This is a free event, co-hosted by Ludlow's indie bookstore The Book Nook and Okemo Mountain Resort.

12/21/2013 Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge
A fun, all-day event for the entire family! From a dual giant slalom race to prizes, giveaways, and an apres-ski awards party, this is a family party open to all that you won't want to miss. Race Registration opens at 8 a.m. at the Clocktower Base Lodge. The Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge Race starts at 11 a.m.
12/22/2013 Visit with Santa
Santa Claus makes a jolly and grand entrance at 4:30 p.m. in the Jackson Gore Courtyard for a final pre-Christmas visit before he makes his way back to the North Pole for holiday preparations.
12/22/2013 World Snowboard Day
Last year 160 resorts and 37 countries participated. So this year come join us at Okemo Mountain Resort for a day of fun and snowboarding . Keep your eyes peeled for our world class Park Rangers as they will be hosting impromptu contests all day and loaded down with SWAG for you. We also will be offering discounted Learn To Ride packages(for reservations call 802-228-1600) and FREE board demos in our Clocktower snowboard shop. Finally join us at the summit @ 2pm for a record breaking snake run.
12/23/2013 Santa Balloon Parade

Santa and his Elves will be out on the hill, spreading Holiday cheer!

12/25/2013 Ski & Ride with Calvin and Friends

Calvin the Catamount and his merry crew will be cruising the slopes on Christmas Day, with a sack full of sweets for good little skiers and riders.

12/26/2013 On-Mountain Scavenger Hunt

Keep your eyes peeled on the hill for hidden treasure! Find one of 12 objects hidden around the mountain and win a prize!!

12/27/2013 Warren Miller's Ticket To Ride

Come see Warren Miller's latest film "Ticket to Ride" in the Cornerstone Room at Jackson Gore. Tickets are $20 and proceeds go to support Ludlow Streetscapes.

Tickets available online! Tickets are limited, so buy yours now and join us! On the day of the event, if tickets are still available, they may be purchased at the Jackson Gore Resort Services desk.

12/28/2013 Torchlight Parade & Fireworks Display

This spectacular pyrotechnics show starts at 7:30pm at the Okemo Clocktower base area, following an amazing torchlight parade of skiers and riders traversing down the mountain.

For the best view join the snowshoe tour meeting in the rentals department at 6pm. Rentals will be available for $15. Make a short climb up the mountain to the bonfire and watch the fireworks go off overhead.


Kids, don't forget to sign up for the Kids Parade of Light by calling 802-228-1577.

12/29/2013 Snickers Shakin' Skate
Come out and enjoy a great evening of skating with a live DJ, games, and fun for the whole family!
12/30/2013 VINS Presentation- Raptor Encounter
This first-hand encounter with live falcons, hawks, and owls focuses on the natural history, ecology, and adaptations of these efficient predators. Participants learn what adaptations make a bird a raptor. 7pm in the Roundhouse at Jackson Gore.
12/31/2013 Okemo's Family New Year's Eve

Midnight arrives early for friends and family enjoying a whole host of activities. Following early evening ice skating, a magic and comedy show, snowshoeing, wagon rides, arts & crafts, 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. Party games, balloons, noisemakers and fireworks add to the New Year celebration, complete with a pizza party dinner in the Roundhouse at Jackson Gore.


  • Pizza and Dance Party in the Roundhouse, with a live DJ, balloons and noisemakers to ring in the New Year at 9pm!
  • Skating in the Ice House with free skate rentals
  • Bingo and Trivia in the Spring House studio
  • Bounce House in the Spring House racquetball court
  • Wagon Rides leaving from the drop-off circle
  • Marshmallow Roasting & Hot Chocolate at the Courtyard Firepit
  • Arts & Crafts in the Snow Stars room
  • Snowshoe Tours leaving from the Jackson Gore rentals area
  • A Magic & Comedy Shows in the Cornerstone Room at 5:30, 6:45 and 8:00pm
  • Spectacular Fireworks end the night at 9pm in the Jackson Gore Courtyard


Additional Activities:

The Timber Ripper Mountain Coaster will be open from noon-8pm. Tickets are available for $13 for drivers and $9 for riders. Tickets will be available for purchase at Resort Services and the Timber Ripper Mountain Coaster booth.

Snowtubing will be available, weather dependent, for $12 per session. Hourly sessions start on the hour, from noon-8pm. Tickets will be available for purchase at Resort Services.

Tickets: SOLD OUT

Tickets are available now by calling 802-228-1600. This event may sell out, so don't delay and get your tickets now!

Activity Only Wristbands-$35
The Activity Only Wristbands are open to all activities except the Pizza & Dance Party.

Pizza & Dance Party Wristbands
The Pizza & Dance Party Wristbands are open to all activities and include the Pizza & Dance Party in the Roundhouse.

  • Ages 2-6: $45
  • Ages 7 & Up: $50

Tickets purchased ahead of time may be picked up in the following locations on December 31:

  • noon - 5pm, Jackson Gore Resort Services
  • after 5pm, Timber Ripper Mountain Coaster Booth


  • Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a paid adult.
  • Paid wristband required for entry into any activity.
  • Children under the age of 2 are free for all activities.