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Fall Festival
October 9-10, 2021

Fall Festival

  • October 9-10, 2021
Fall Festival

Celebrate Fall in the Mountains

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    October 9-10, 2021
  • Family
    Family Friendly
  • Coin
    Free

Celebrate the arrival of fall in the mountains with a day trip or a weekend getaway to Sunday River's annual Fall Festival. With classic and quirky events like the North American Wife Carrying Championship, our annual Sunday River Sports Sale, scenic chairlift rides, and more, you won't want to miss this event during peak foliage season. 

2021 Schedule & Deals

Saturday, October 9
  • 37th Annual Blue Mountain Arts & Crafts Fair
    South Ridge Lodge | 9AM-5PM
    Shop many local artisans for unique gifts. 
  • Scenic Chondola Rides
    Slopeside at South Ridge | 10AM-4PM
    Take in views of the foliage from high above with a scenic chairlift ride on the resort's Chondola. We recommend riding early in the day to ensure access and avoid downloading delays.
  • Sunday River Sports Annual Sale 
    South Ridge Lodge | 10AM-5PM
    Stock up for ski season with great deals on gear, clothing, outerwear, logo items, and more from Sunday River Sports.
  • 22nd Annual North American Wife Carrying Championship
    Slopeside at South Ridge | 10AM
    Nothing brings you closer together than carrying your partner through a 278-yard obstacle course. This signature Sunday River event presents the winners with the wife's weight in beer and five times her weight in cash. Registration is open now
  • Tour of Merrill Hill
    Sunday River Real Estate at South Ridge Lodge | 11AM-3PM
    Check out Merrill Hill your way with the following options after grabbing a bite at the Woody Food Truck. 
    • Self-guided hike to Merrill Hill at your leisure. Stop by the office to get a hiking map. 
    • Ranger tour to the top of Merrill Hill via Ridge Run.
    • Walk & talk with a Sunday River Real Estate broker after driving to the top, and take a closer look at available lots. 
  • Live Music
    Slopeside at South Ridge | 1-5:30PM 
Sunday, October 10
  • 37th Annual Blue Mountain Arts & Crafts Fair
    South Ridge Lodge | 9AM-3PM
    Shop many local artisans for unique gifts. 
  • Scenic Chondola Rides
    Slopeside at South Ridge | 10AM-4PM
    Take in views of the foliage from high above with a scenic chairlift ride on the resort's Chondola. We recommend riding early in the day to ensure access and avoid downloading delays.
  • Sunday River Sports Annual Sale 
    South Ridge Lodge | 10AM-5PM
    Stock up for ski season with great deals on gear, clothing, outerwear, logo items, and more from Sunday River Sports.
  • 7th Annual New England Cornhole Championship
    Slopeside at South Ridge | 10AM
    Grab a partner and start practicing because serious cash and bragging rights are up for grabs. Registration is open now for just $30 per team. 
  • Live Music
    Slopeside at South Ridge | 10AM-3PM
  • Sunday River Sports Fall Fest Sale

    Oct 9 - 10

    Save 40-60% on sale items, and check out the newest gear of the year in the shop during Fall Festival.

  • Jordan Spa Fall Fest Sale & Raffle

    Oct 9 - 11

    Save 15% on select retail items, and enter to win our raffle when you book a future service or purchase products in the boutique.

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