Press Releases's page header

Press Releases

« Media Center

Foodies to Flock to the Slopes of Sunday River Resort

The Chef Summit culinary event returns to the slopes January 28

December 1, 2016

Second annual Chef Summit to take place at Sunday River Resort on January 28, 2017 and include a chef tasting event and pancake cook-off.

Read More

Forget the Sleigh: 250 Santas Will Take to the Slopes of Sunday River Resort on Dec. 4, 2016

Skiing and snowboarding Kris Kringles to raise money for charity during Sunday River Resort’s 17th annual Santa Sunday

November 29, 2016

250 Santas Will Take to the Slopes of Sunday River Resort on Dec. 4, 2016, for 17th annual Santa Sunday.

Read More

Go From Online to On-Mountain with Sunday River’s Cyber Monday Deal

Ski resort offers one-day lodging sale on rooms at its Snow Cap Inn

November 25, 2016

Sunday River Resort offers one-day lodging sale on rooms at its Snow Cap Inn during 2016 Cyber Monday

Read More

Video and Photo Alert: Maine is Open for Skiing and Snowboarding

Maine’s Sunday River Resort Welcomes Skiers and Snowboarders to Its Slopes for 2016-17 Opening Day

November 23, 2016

Thanksgiving came early for those skiers and snowboarders able to make it to today's Opening Day at Sunday River Resort. 

Read More

2016-17 Opening Day is Here!

Maine resort opens for skiing and snowboarding tomorrow, Nov. 23, 2016

November 22, 2016

Thanks to a mix of natural and manmade snow, Sunday River Resort will open for skiing and snowboarding tomorrow, Wednesday, November 23, 2016. 

Read More

Three-Ski Resort College Season Pass Deadline Approaches

$359 College New England Pass rate for unlimited access to Sunday River, Sugarloaf, and Loon Mountain applies until November 30, 2016

November 11, 2016 Read More

Maine Couple Wins 2016 North American Wife Carrying Championship at Sunday River Resort

Elliot and Giana Storey of Westbrook, Maine win title, 11 cases of beer, and $665. Couple Also wins Clydesdale division with a combined weight of more than 350 pounds

October 8, 2016 Read More

Cold Air: All Systems Go

Sunday River completes annual fall snowmaking test

September 24, 2016

Sunday River completes annual snowmaking systems test just two days after the official start of fall. 

Read More

National Wife Carrying Championship Returns to Maine

Annual event kicks off resort's Fall Festival Weekend

September 15, 2016 Read More

A Cold Front is Coming to Sunday River Resort

Summer sale offers discounted lift tickets for the 2016-17 ski season

August 12, 2016 Read More

How to Win Your Wife’s Weight in Beer

Registration for the 2016 North American Wife Carrying Championship is open

August 3, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Resort Readies for Saturday’s Annual Tough Mountain Challenge Event

3,500 pre-registered racers will face 16 obstacles spread across 4 miles of resort’s toughest terrain.

July 19, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Resort Hires New Snow Sports School Director

Matt Erickson to head resort’s winter ski and snowboard school program.

July 18, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Reports Lift Terminal Detachment to the State of Maine Board of Elevator and Tramway Safety

On Sunday, July 10, 2016, the foundation of the top terminal of the Spruce Peak Triple chairlift became detached from the ground.

July 12, 2016 Read More

Summer Fun Rolls in at Sunday River

Resort Mountain Park activities open on June 30

June 21, 2016 Read More

L.L.Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools Open for Third Season at Sunday River Resort

Programming includes archery, kayaking, and stand up paddle boarding.

June 13, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Resort to Hold MEMIC Peak2Peak Challenge

New event launched by the Maine Sports Commission.

April 18, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Continues Snowmaking and Wins National Award

Ski resort named 2016 I AM a Snowmaker Winner.

April 5, 2016 Read More

Bethel Fire Department Wins 26th Annual Firefighters' Race at Sunday River Resort

Proceeds from the Eat the Heat Chili Cook-Off and Firefighters' Race will be donated to the Sunday River Community Fund.

April 3, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Resort Competes in Snowmaking Competition

Ski area is recognized among six resorts for outstanding manmade snow.

March 17, 2016 Read More

Spring Fever Hits Sunday River Resort

Ski resort to host six weeks of springtime parties and events.

March 7, 2016 Read More

Sunday River to Host Second Annual Spring Apres Concert Series

Ski resort celebrates the season with free slopeside music

February 22, 2016 Read More

Presidents' Vacation Week at Sunday River

Resort will offer on- and off-slope activities and deals for families

February 1, 2016 Read More

Sunday River to Host Sixth Annual White Out Weekend

GLTBQ weekend on February 5-7 includes ski and stay packages starting at $135

January 28, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Hires New Director of Group Service

Resort's conference and wedding business continues to grow

January 10, 2016 Read More

Sunday River Hosts Inaugural Chef Summit

Resort brings the best New England chefs to the mountains

December 29, 2015 Read More

150 Santas Spread Cheer on Sunday River’s Slopes

Skiing Kris Kringles raise $3,014 for charity on Santa Sunday

December 6, 2015 Read More

Sunday River Opens for the 2015/16 Ski Season

Opening day ends with top-to-bottom skiing

October 19, 2015 Read More