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White Out Weekend

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Turn the WOW Factor to 11!

February 5, 2016 - February 7, 2016

Thrill, entertain, amuse, seduce: All synonyms for "wow." At Sunday River, we're so devoted to wowing you that we took an entire weekend and called it WOW! We're proud to host White Out Weekend (WOW) in association with OutRyders, New England's largest GLBTQ ski and snowboard club.

Sunday River brings eight peaks of great skiing and riding with the most dependable snow in New England, but at its core, WOW isWOW Hollywood Party all about good times with friends. As the name suggests, this weekend is full of special events and parties. Last year's White Out Weekend included apres ski socials, fireworks, a zipline parade, and the weekend's super hot theme party. 

WOW ski and stay packages include on-mountain lodging, lift tickets, and ski or snowboard clinics each day.

OutRyders is New England's largest gay and lesbian ski and snowboard club. They're all about great friends, great mountain fun, and great times together at off-mountain social events (and they get great trip deals too!). Formed in 2001, OutRyders is a nonprofit, all volunteer-run organization.


8PM Welcome Gathering at Roosters Roadhouse
On your way into town, come on by to hang out and start your week off right. Thursday night is pizza night! Save $2 on small and $4 on large pizza's all night.

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9AM First Tracks Meet and Ski
Meet at the White Cap Quad/Tempest Chair at White Cap Base lodge at ski the first tracks of WOW weekend!

10AM Meet and Ski 
Top of the Chondola- in front of Peak Lodge

3-6PM Après Ski Party at Shipyard Brewhaus in the White Cap Lodge

5-7PM Welcome Social at Camp
Join us at Camp in the Grand Summit Hotel for our White Out Weekend Welcome Social. Catch up with friends and plan out your weekend while enjoying Camps WOW drink specials!  

9:30PM Glam Disco Party at Rockin' & Roastin' Bar and Restaurant
Pack your best disco outfits for this years WOW weekend! The new kids on the block, Rockin' and Roastin' are hosting this years kick-off party. From the Bee Gees to Bowie, DJ Jim Smith will be keeping the party alive all night. $10 cover.

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8AM First Tracks Meet and Ski
Meet at the White Cap Quad at White Cap Base lodge and ski the first tracks of the day.  

9AM-3:30PM Rainbow Connection
Are you dressed to impress and ready to celebrate White Out Weekend? New this year is a little game we like to call Rainbow Connection! Here's how you play.. From 9AM-12PM there will be Sunday River staff at each of the lifts listed below handing out Sheriff's Badges in all colors of the rainbow. Grab a badge for yourself then start searching the mountain for 5 other WOW weekenders with badges in each of the other colors of the rainbow. Once you've completed your rainbow, travel together to the Peak Bar to collect your prize.

Note: You only have from 9AM until 12PM to collect badges but you have until 3:30PM to redeem so strategy is encouraged. Have fun and be safe!

Rainbow Connection Lifts:
South Ridge: The Sunday River Express and the Chondola 
Barker: Barker Mountain Express and Locke Mountain Triple
White Cap: White Cap Quad and Little White Cap Quad

10AM Meet and Ski at the Peak Lodge
All those new friends you made last night? Meet them at the Peak Lodge at 10AM for a sticky bun then hit the trails together!

3PM Après Ski Party at the Foggy Goggle
Live music from 40oz. To Freedom, a premier Sublime tribute band.

8:30PM Fireworks
Best viewed slopeside at South Ridge or from the Foggy Goggle deck.

9PM Wild Wild West Party at the Foggy Goggle

Get ready for a stick up in the Wild, Wild West. Dress up as your favorite gunslinger like Billy the Kid or Annie Oakley, act as the town's sheriff, or break out the super sexy cancan dress. It's time to wet your Wild West whistle. By the end of the night, you will be swaggering like John Wayne, talking like a real cowpoke, and slamming back some Firewater.Wild Wild West Party

Swing on into our very own saloon, the Foggy Goggle, at 9PM. We'll be doing the two-step all night long to DJ MaryAlice's upbeat and energetic sound, enjoying a fashion show brought to you by Kathy Benharris, and going all out for photos with the best props in the West. The cover charge is $15


10AM Meet and Ski
Wrap up your WOW weekend with the Peaks Famous Bloody Mary's and Sticky Buns! Rumor has it if you make your way to the Peak Lodge and purchase a Blood Mary,  you'll get a free sticky bun! We couldn't think of a better way to end your weekend, honestly.

All Weekend

Sunday River Sports
Sunday River Sports offers a full line of the latest ski and snowboard equipment and apparel for both adults and kids, and is your exclusive source for Sunday River logo gear and accessories. Sunday River Sports is also home to some of the best bootfitters in the East and offers comprehensive custom bootfitting services, stocks a wide range of demo skis available for testing, and offers a full range of tuning and repair services. Plus, season passholders get up to 15% off all purchases at Sunday River Sports.

Frequent Skier Card
Purchase yours today for only $105 and start saving! Receive one free lift ticket with your purchase, then $25 off midweek and $15 off weekend and holiday lift tickets all season long. Best of all? The Frequent Skier Card is valid every day at Sunday River, Sugarloaf, and Loon.

Spa Specials

The Jordan Spa and Summit Health Club provide a variety of massage treatments and enhancements. We offer everything from manicures and pedicures to body scrubs and paraffin treatments, including monthly specials. Call 207-824-5328 for more information or to make a reservation.

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Passholder Perks
Have a New England Pass? Winterfest is especially jolly for you. In addition to your every day Passholder Perks, you'll also receive additional benefits across the resort all weekend long by flashing your New England Pass, like a free appetizer with a lunch entree at Camp.