Press Releases

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Jan 11, 2021
    • Upcoming Events at Sunday River Offer the Chance to Get Outside and Make the Best of Winter

    • Special events include demo days with independent brands, senior specials, and special twilight skiing and fireworks dates.

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Dec 21, 2020
    • Safely Send Off 2020 at Sunday River for New Year’s Eve

    • Maine ski area to offer twilight skiing, snow tubing, and free fireworks on December 31

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Dec 14, 2020
    • SAFE AS Avalanche Safety Clinic Coming to Sunday River This Weekend

    • SAFE AS Offers Welcoming Environment for Female Skiers and Riders Looking to Learn Avalanche Safety Skills

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Dec 7, 2020
    • Meredith Harrop Named Vice President of Lodging for Sunday River Resort

    • Long-time SnowSports School leader brings 19 years’ experience to senior management team

Dec 3, 2020
    • Sunday River Food Pantry Challenge Raises Over $24,000

    • Donations collected since mid-September support the Bethel Food Pantry

Nov 23, 2020
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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
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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

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 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.