Calendar of Events

2014-2015 WINTER EVENTS CALENDAR

 

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13-14
USSA Skillsquest

A youth race development opportunity, featuring top USSA coaches in a clinic setting.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20
Polar Express Celebration

Enjoy a day full of activities, including a showing of the Polar Express movie, hot chocolate a very special visit from Santa!! See Details

 

 

BEGINNING MONDAY, DECEMBER 22nd
December Vacation Week

Get the kids out of the house and on the slopes for a fun-filled week of skiing or snowboarding! 

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24
Christmas Eve

Be sure to get your skiing and riding done early as Wachusett Mountain will be closing at 4PM.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 25
 Christmas Day

Use what Santa brought you this year! Wachusett Mountain will open up at 4PM! 

 

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31
New Year's Eve Celebration

Ski or ride in the New Year! The lifts will be spinning until midnight and we'll have live music in the Coppertop from 9-12pm, fireworks at 10pm and great food and beverage packages! See Details!

JANUARY
Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month

January is the perfect time to learn to ski or ride. We have great incentives running all month long to help with the transition from pavement to snow! Bring a friend and you'll both save!

JANUARY
National Safety Awareness Month

Safety Week was such a great idea, they decided to turn it into Safety Month! Skiers and Riders are encouraged to learn about all aspects of mountain safety. We have great contests and incentives to make sure our skiers and riders know their responsibility code, respect their own safety, and respect the safety of others as they're shredding the slopes!

 

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 5
Night Race League Starts

We hope you've been training because tonight's the night to start testing yourself against the competition! Have fun and go fast!

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, JANUARY 10-11
Norton Luge Challenge

Experience the Fastest Sport on Ice® in a slope-side setting, with help from USA Luge Olympians, international medalists and coaches. Learning the basics of accelerating, steering and stopping; take practice runs on a recreational version of a luge sled down a track with curves and timing equipment. Open to adults and children (age 10 & older).

 

 
SATURDAY, JANUARY 10
Sun Drop BIG AIR BAG Competition

Show off your big air skills by throwing your best tricks into the Big Air Bag. We've got a live MC, good music and sweet prizes.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 24
Camp Sunshine Polar Plunge

You'll be "Freezin' for a Reason" when you sign up to raise money for Camp Sunshine--a place that provides respite, support, joy and hope to children with life-threatening illnesses and their immediate families through various stages of a child’s illness. Take the icy plunge yourself, or donate online at freezinforareason.com!

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, JANUARY 24 & 25
WMRT Races

Support the Wachusett Mountain Race Team as they test their skills against other competitive skiers. GS-U16 on Saturday and the Michael Higgins U10-14 on Sunday.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 25
USASA Slopestyle Competition

This qualifying event hosted by USASA is part of the "Massachusetts Series". Competitors have a chance to give their best “slopestyle” performance to potentially compete in the nationals! Come watch  our local talented snowboarders and freeskiers throw down!

 

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 26 & TUESDAY, JANUARY 27
 PSIA Clinic/Certification

Contact Ski School for more information about the Clinics & Certifications being offered at 978-464-2300 x3300.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 31
Orson Olympics

 

Enter the Orson Olympic Zone under the Polar arch and sample product from numerous Polar-affiliated brands while participating in interactive activities. Enter drawings to win cool prizes and enjoy great music! Come thirsty and ready to play!

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 1
Superbowl Sunday & Rotman's Furniture Prize Giveaway

We'll be celebrating in the Coppertop regardless of who makes the Big Game! Enjoy great food and beverage specials, and enter for your chance to win a fantastic package from Rotman's - the perfect prize for any sports fan!!

FRIDAY-SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 6-8
Riding on Insulin

Riding On Insulin is a Utah-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to empower, activate and connect the global diabetes community through shared experience and action sports. The organization offers 1-day ski and snowboard programs in 15 locations throughout the United States, and also in Canada, New Zealand and Australia.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8
RI Annual Ski Runners 63rd Annual Ski & Board Event

This is Rhode Island's annual race, one of the oldest in New England. Now open to all those living in New England, it is a race for all ages and all abilities. Trophies are awarded in various age groups as well as to the fastest RI man and woman. Sign up online and get a low bib number at www.riskirunners.com!

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14
Valentine's Day Celebration

What better way to spend Valentine's Day than a day on the slopes with that special someone? Enjoy 2-for-1 demos, tasty sweets from Red Apple Farm, and wrap up the day with dinner in the Black Diamond or drinks & music in the Coppertop! Looking for that perfect gift? Check out our BFF Package online and give the gift of skiing or riding to someone who has always wanted to learn! (You'll save on your lift ticket too!!)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21
KISS 108 Winter Games

Join Kiss 108 Radio for a fun day of slopeside music and giveaways along with fun games, contests and freebies in the Coppertop in the afternoon!

SATURDAY-MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14-16
President's Day Weekend

Enjoy the extra-long weekend by making the trek out to Wachusett for some fun on the slopes, live music in the Coppertop and great food at the Black Diamond! 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 22
A Day In The Snow With The Saints

By the Granite Room Deck from 10am-3pm - Learn about this amazing breed and why they are so well suited for snowy adventures! 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16
President's Day

Enjoy the extra-long weekend by making the trek out to Wachusett for some fun on the slopes, live music in the Coppertop and great food at the Black Diamond!

We are constantly updating our calendar!
Check back for more updates!

Please note: During Summer and Fall the lodge and premises may be closed to the public during private events.

  

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