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Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend

« All Events January 17, 2014 - January 20, 2014

Kids Snow AngelsMartin Luther King, Jr. Weekend Special Lodging Deals

Holiday Weekend Ski & Stay Packages are available for one-night stays from $129 on Friday or Saturday nights and just $89 on Sunday night. All packages include lodging, 12-hour lift tickets, and free adult Perfect Turn clinics. If you're looking for the absolute best value, book the $89 Sunday night deal for not much more than the cost of a lift ticket alone and pick up your ticket that morning to ski Sunday, then watch the Patriots game that afternoon and stay Sunday night. You'll wake up on the mountain Monday morning with the option of skiing a second day if you want.

Schedule of Events

Eddy Betty KidsSaturday, January 18

Après Ski Party with NowisNow 

3-6 p.m. at the Foggy Goggle NowisNow is an energetic power trio formed in 2001 by singer/songwriter Mitch Alden. The band delivers a steady repertoire of high-energy alternative rock covers and originals. The tight rhythm section features Drew Wyman (bass, vocals) and Chris Wilkes (drums, vocals), whose musical prowess supports Alden's high energy performances to create the dynamic NOWisNOW experience.

Black Diamond Entertainment presents: Illusionist Jason Bishop
Illusionist Jason Bishop at Sunday River

7 p.m. at the Grand Summit Hotel Ballroom As America's hottest illusionist, Jason Bishop might show you a person passing through his body or make goldfish appear from nowhere. Bishop is an international award-winning illusionist who was the youngest person to win the Magician's Alliance of Eastern States Stage Award. He was also one of the youngest people to compete in the Society of American Magicians World-Class competition. The show is surprisingly funny and truly magical, and not to be missed. Tickets can be purchased at the hotel front desks and at Guest Services.

Dining at the Peak - Comedy Dinner

Peak Lodge Ride the Chondola to our mid-mountain Dining at the Peak dinner for this hilarious Comedy Dinner featuing different comedians made even better by a delicious meal. Cost is $49 per person. Reservations are required: 800-543-2754. 

Peak Dining

Bud Light Music Series presents Dead Sessions

8 p.m. at the Foggy Goggle Over the past 14 years, Dead Sessions has grown and merged to become one of the favorite Grateful Dead experiences in the Northeast, known for their authentic but unique renditions of Grateful Dead classics. With an unmasked joy that pours off the stage, Dead Sessions are beloved by all Grateful Dead fans. Located at the Foggy Goggle in South Ridge Lodge.  $10 cover at the door.

Fireworks

8:30 p.m. in South Ridge Base Area Our spectacular fireworks show, presented by Atlas PyroVision Productions, takes place about the slopes of South Ridge. Best viewed slopeside at South Ridge or deckside at the Foggy Goggle 

Activities Offered All Weekend

Zipline Tours & Twin ZiplinesZipline Shelly

Sunday River's Zipline Tours feature a series of six lines ranging from 100 to 300 feet in length flying through the woods at speeds of up to 25 miles per hour, followed by 750 foot twin zips. The twin zips are available without taking the full tour. Tours will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday this weekend. Tour prices are $49 per person with the purchase of a lift ticket or season pass, or $59 without a pass or lift ticket. Reservations can be made at 800-543-2754. Walk-ins are welcome if space is available. Twin Zips are open Saturday and Sunday this weekend from 4-8 p.m.. Cost is $15 for unlimited runs or $10 with a snow tubing ticket. No reservations needed for the Twin Zips. Check-in at the Zipline Booth in the South Ridge Welcome Center. 

Tubing SamSnow Tubing

Snow Tubing is located on Sundance trail at South Ridge accessed by the Sundance Surface Lift. Swing by the Welcome Center at South Ridge Lodge to grab your ticket. There are limited tickets available, so purchase early. Riders must be at least 5 years old or 36 inches tall. Tubing is an inherently dangerous activity and we encourage everyone to wear helmets. Tubing will be open Friday, Saturday & Sunday nights this weekend from 4-9 p.m. Cost is $10 per hour.

Jordan Spa Specials

spaNew Year, New You Spa Package includes a 60-minute classic Swedish massage, maple sugar body scrub, spa manicure, and spa pedicure for just $240. Total length is 3 hours. Jordan Spa only. Valid through January.