Press Releases

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Oct 15, 2020
    • Generous Donor Vows to Match Sunday River’s Contribution for Food Pantry Donations through Giving Tuesday

    • Donation challenge aims to raise $20,000 to address food security in Bethel region.


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Oct 9, 2020
Sep 23, 2020
    • Sunday River to Match Food Pantry Donations through Giving Tuesday

    • Maine ski area tackles food security issues, challenging the community to join.


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Sep 21, 2020
Aug 26, 2020
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Jun 3, 2020
    • Celebrate Big with a Small Gathering: Maine Resort to Offer 50-Person Mountain Weddings This Summer

    • Special packages available at Sunday River Resort's wedding venues for summer 2020

May 11, 2020
    • New England Pass Resorts Launch Pass Promise Program for 2020/21

    •  Season pass purchasers for Sunday River, Sugarloaf, and Loon Mountain to receive season-length assurance, rollover option, and loyalty discounts with an extended deadline and payment plans. 

Apr 7, 2020
    • Brian Heon Named General Manager for Sunday River Resort

    • Dana Bullen to continue to lead as the resort's president. 

Mar 15, 2020
    • Boyne Resorts suspends operations at New England resorts

    • COVID-19 Response for Sunday River, Sugarloaf, and Loon Mountain

Mar 5, 2020
    • 2020/21 Ski Season Passes announced for Sunday River, Sugarloaf, Loon Mountain with New Offerings, Benefits

    • New Platinum Pass and 5-Day Passes added to New England Pass products

Feb 5, 2020
Jan 14, 2020
    • New Lifts, Terrain, Products Make Learning Easy at Sunday River

    • Three surface lifts, terrain based learning, and Green Pass new for 2020 winter season


Dec 23, 2019
    • New Service at Sunday River Offers Snow Sports Clothing Rentals

    • Partnership with Arrive Outdoors makes skiing and riding easier and less expensive with high-end apparel

Dec 20, 2019
    • Theme Weeks, Weekends Offer Specialized Experiences at Sunday River

    • Upcoming events feature special activities, après-ski, and ski and stay lodging packages for families, seniors, and LGBTQ community

Dec 8, 2019
    • Ho, Ho, Ho! Over 200 Skiing Santas Hit the Slopes for a Good Cause

    • The weekend's Santa-themed celebrations at Maine's Sunday River Resort raised a record-breaking $6,200 for The River Fund.

Dec 2, 2019
Nov 9, 2019
Nov 7, 2019
    • Sunday River Resort Plans Opening Day for Saturday, November 9

    • Maine ski area uses 10 percent increase in water capacity for snowmaking for head start on winter.

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Nov 2, 2019
Aug 16, 2018
    • Double Down: Sunday River Resort Undergoes Phase One of Snowmaking Project to Double Capacity

    • Maine ski area will see a 15 percent increase in water capacity for making snow in 2018-19 season through new pipeline and pump

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