Winter Fest

Winter Fest

Join us at Blue Mountain Resort for our 10th Annual Winter Fest!  This FREE event gives guests the opportunity to try Winter Sports they've never experienced! Featuring snow sports, live music, and fireworks!

Snow, Festivities & Fun!

Our 10th Annual Winter Festival is sponsored by REI and Valley Central and is located at the Summit Lodge, towards the top of PA's highest vertical!  The Summit view of Blue is breathtaking, offering a panoramic peek of the Little Gap Valley and as far out to the Delaware Water Gap.

  • Where: Summit Lodge, Summit Courtyard and Summit School Hill
  • When: Saturday January 26th and Sunday January 27th
  • Please Note:  Winter Fest activities are free & open to the public during this weekend, but skiing, snowboarding & snowtubing are the regular price on Saturday & Sunday!  Sorry, no dogs allowed.
  • Interested vendors and sponsors should email Nicole at [email protected]

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Saturday: 11am-5pm
Sunday:  10am-2pm

Location: School Hill

Challenge your friends and family on the East Coast's only natural, snow-made luge track!  Meet the past and future athletes & coaches of the USA Luge Team on Saturday and on Sunday!  Coaches will be scouting for potential future luge athletes, so bring your A-game! 

Please Note: for guests ages 10 or older only, and all participants must sign a release form.  Those 17 & under need a parent/guardian signature.


Learn About the USA Luge Team



Snowtube with Carver-On Saturday and Sunday from 10am - 12pm! Join our Hu-ski for some tubing fun!  (must purchase tubing tickets)

Carvers Coloring Contest-Do you like to color?  Do you like to win prizes?  If you answered yes, enter Carver's Coloring Contest on Saturday & Sunday for a chance to win a tubing ticket!  Stop by the racing room in the Summit Lodge and get creative with us!

Face Painting-Stop by the kids station in the Summit Lodge for Face Painting! Prices will vary for face painting.


Snow Shoe Demos - By REI

Stop by the REI tent to learn about snow shoeing, and test out their snow shoes, too!


Ice Carving

Ice Carving

Our friends from Sculpted Ice Works will help transform our Summit Lodge into a Winter Wonderland during Winter Fest Weekend!  Watch live ice carving throughout the Summit Lodge Courtyard & upper patio, every hour on the hour Sat & Sun!

Ice Thrones & Slide-Professional carvers from Sculpted Ice Works will create two breathtaking ice thrones for photo opportunities.  Our guests can sit on the thrones, one at the Summit and one in the Valley, for a memorable Winter Fest photo!  Plus, the Summit Lodge Ice Slide is sure to keep the kids busy, and grinning from ear to ear!

Sit in one of our three ice thrones (located in Summit, Valley & Tubing), Slide down our ice slide (Summit School Hill), and watch ice carvers live (Summit School Hill, hourly each day). 

Learn About Sculpted Ice Works


Saturday 12pm & 2pm
Sunday 10am & 12pm

Location: TBD

Enjoy the basics of yoga, but on the snow!  Classes are free and open to all ages and abilities!

What to wear: weather appropriate gear. Gloves are highly recommended. Yoga mat welcome, but not required. Ski/Snowboard boots are okay, too! 

Sled Dogs by Valley Central

Sled Dogs by Valley Central

Presented by: Valley Central

Dog Sledding Meet & Greet-

Have you ever wanted to learn about Winter Dog Sledding?  Meet a pack of furry, friendly sled dogs and learn about the basics of Dog Sledding each day.  Feel free to pet and take your photo with select dogs, and enter for a chance to win a dog sled ride!



Fireworks-Guests are invited to enjoy a grand Fireworks Display by Skyshooter Displays, ZY Pyrotechnics on Saturday, January 26th at 6pm

Learn more about ZY Pyrotechnics

Snowmaking Tours

Snowmaking Tours

Saturday 11am, 2pm & 5pm

Sunday 10am & 1pm

Interested guests should meet under the tented patio off the Alpine room 10 minutes before a tour.

Have you ever wondered how snow is made at Blue Mountain Resort? 

Here is a great opportunity to learn more, and take a behind-the-scenes Snowmaking Tour with members our snowmaking crew! 


Last Run Lounge Entertainment Lineup:

Saturday, Jan 26th

Sunday, Jan 27th

USCSA Atlantic Highlands Competition

Blue Mountain is proud to host the USCSA Atlantic Highlands Competition during Winter Fest!  Check out the competition at Come Around Park, and find more details here à

Corn Hole

Presented by Lehigh Valley Leagues

Stop by the courtyard to hang out with Lehigh Valley Leagues and play some Corn Hole! Interested in a summer league at Blue? Make sure you let them know!

Whi-Ski Poles Demonstration

Stop by LRL to have a Whi-Ski pole shot, and enter to win your very own pair, donated by WhiSki Poles!

Demo Skis

Demo Skis

Stop by Telemark's tent in the valley and demo brand new skis for free!

Saturday: 8am-2pm

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