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News Up North – Ski & Snowboard Events

Crystal Mountain – Valentine’s Day at the Mountain – February 14, 2017
[ February 14, 2017; ] Valentine's Day at Crystal means specials and deals around the mountain for love birds and singles alike. Two-for-One Day Lift Ticket + Rental Available February 14, 2017 Purchase one day ticket (9am-4:30pm) and receive another day for free! Purchase one day equipment rental and receive another day equipment rental for free! Offer only valid Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Additional ticket [...] more...

Petoskey Winter Carnival – February 16 – 19, 2017
[ February 16, 2017 to February 19, 2017. ] A  tradition that you don't want to miss - includes Petoskey's famous bump jumping competition and a fun cardboard challenge! Gather your boxes and duct tape and plan to enter the race! Downtown Petoskey is partnering with the long-running Winter Carnival and will tap back into its roots with ice sculptures displayed on downtown sidewalks and in [...] more...

Boyne Mountain – Summit-to-Stein’s Snowshoe Supper – February 17 – 18, 2017
[ February 17, 2017; 6:00 pm; February 18, 2017; 6:00 pm; ] Get a lift to the top and snowshoe your way to dinner! Offered every Friday and Saturday evening through March 11. Departs promptly at 6pm from the Adventure Center! In true Boyne Mountain fashion, we have taken an ordinary dinner and made it, well, more fun! Whether you are dining with family, catching up with couples, or [...] more...

Snowfest Weekend – Big Snow Resort – February 17 – 19, 2017
[ February 17, 2017 to February 19, 2017. ] Snow Castle Building, Bonfires, and Night Snowshoe Adventure - Saturday night 7pm (Sign up for the snowshoe by 3pm at Blackjack Mountain front desk) Saturday - Ice Bar located under Blackjack Resort, serving Ice Cold Beer, Ice Luge Shots & Grilled Burgers & Brats! Saturday - Yeti Races (formally known as the [...] more...

Crystal Mountain – Teddy Knape Fest – February 18, 2017
[ February 18, 2017; ] Join us for the 10th Annual Teddy Knape Fest! - Friday, February 12 - 7-9pm: Visit the Vista Lounge for small raffles, prizes, games and drink specials plus live music from The Jackie Treehorns featuring Jeff Bihlman. more...

The Homestead – Songs, Stories & S’mores – February 18, 2017
[ February 18, 2017; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Join in on some good 'ole fashioned family fun. Local folk musicians and story tellers host an evening of sing-a-long songs and story time at Mountain Flowers Lodge from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. We'll also have the outdoor fireplace roaring for marshmallow roasting and s'mores. Adults: $12; Children $9; Children under 5 years old are free. <> Visit The Homestead - [...] more...

Betsie Bay Frozen 5k in Frankfort, Michigan – February 18, 2017
[ February 18, 2017; ] Run or walk in this fun 5k in the midst of February in Frankfort! For crazy runners who are willing to face 10-degree temperatures and 30-mph gusts off Lake Michigan. Can you handle it? All ages are welcome at this family friendly event. Race happens snow or shine! Registration Race day registration will take place Saturday, February 18, [...] more...

The Homestead – Cooking Demonstration: Paella – February 19, 2017
[ February 19, 2017; 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] A hearty paella is the ideal festive dish for a gathering of friends and family. Join Nonna's award-winning Chef John Piombo for a cooking demonstration where you'll learn how to prepare the perfect paella...and you'll get to try some! $35 per person. Advance reservations. 231.334.5222. <> Visit The Homestead - Cooking Demonstration: Paella Website >>>> <> The Homestead Resort Events [...] more...

Boyne Mountain – Summit-to-Stein’s Snowshoe Supper – February 24 – 25, 2017
[ February 24, 2017; 6:00 pm; February 25, 2017; 6:00 pm; ] Get a lift to the top and snowshoe your way to dinner! Offered every Friday and Saturday evening through March 11. Departs promptly at 6pm from the Adventure Center! In true Boyne Mountain fashion, we have taken an ordinary dinner and made it, well, more fun! Whether you are dining with family, catching up with couples, or [...] more...

Mardi Gras Bash – Big Snow Resort – February 25, 2017
[ February 25, 2017; ] Mardi Gras Mask Party Saturday with live music at 4pm!... Rebel One Band, beads and Blackjack craziness! more...

The Homestead – Winter Concert & Dance with Kathy Lamar & The Robin Connell Jazz Collection – February 25, 2017
[ February 25, 2017; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] An extension of our popular summer concert series, The Homestead is hosting a concert at Mountain Flowers Saturday, February 25th from 7pm to 10pm. This concert features Robin Connell on keyboards, Kathy Lamar as vocalist, Laurie Sears on saxaphone and flute, Neil Gordon on guitar and Mark Weymouth on drums. It's a fun, lively group that's [...] more...

Boyne Mountain – Summit-to-Stein’s Snowshoe Supper – March 3 – 4, 2017
[ March 3, 2017; 6:00 pm; March 4, 2017; 6:00 pm; ] Get a lift to the top and snowshoe your way to dinner! Offered every Friday and Saturday evening through March 11. Departs promptly at 6pm from the Adventure Center! In true Boyne Mountain fashion, we have taken an ordinary dinner and made it, well, more fun! Whether you are dining with family, catching up with couples, or [...] more...

Crystal Mountain – Mardi Gras on the Mountain – March 3 – 4, 2017
[ March 3, 2017 to March 4, 2017. ] Let the good times roll at Crystal Mountain this Mardi Gras Weekend! Dress in your favorite purple, green and gold! Skiers and boarders in FULL COSTUME receive $10 off their open-to-close lift ticket (valid Saturday, March 5, 2016 only). Discount only available at ticket window. more...

Cross Country Ski Headquarters – Ski the Beer Trail with Paddle Hard Brewery! – March 4, 2017
[ March 4, 2017; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Join us for a day of craft beer on the ski trails! Northern Michigan's own Paddle Hard Brewery will set up tasting stations along the Trappers Cabin and Manitou trails, at which skiers and snowshoers can try some of Michigan’s most excellent craft beer. more...

Blackjack Under the Bigtop! – March 4, 2017
[ March 4, 2017; ] Circus games and fun for all ages - Face painting, Kid's costume clown contest (season pass prize) at 3pm located at the front desk. more...

Boyne Highlands – Ski League Championships – March 25, 2017
[ March 25, 2017; ] Get your team together one last time this season and see where you stack up against teams from all over the state. The 28th Ski League Championships is a great afternoon of team racing and camaraderie. Teams are comprised of 7 ski racers, one of which must be a female. Race will take place on [...] more...

Pirate Weekend – Blackjack Mountain – March 10 – 11, 2017
[ March 10, 2017 to March 11, 2017. ] Blackjack Pirate Party is back! This Saturday! Peg Leg Races, games & live music! more...

Boyne Mountain – Summit-to-Stein’s Snowshoe Supper – March 10 – 11, 2017
[ March 10, 2017; 6:00 pm; March 11, 2017; 6:00 pm; ] Get a lift to the top and snowshoe your way to dinner! Offered every Friday and Saturday evening through March 11. Departs promptly at 6pm from the Adventure Center! In true Boyne Mountain fashion, we have taken an ordinary dinner and made it, well, more fun! Whether you are dining with family, catching up with couples, or [...] more...

Crystal Mountain – 6-for-$60 Friday – March 10, 2017
[ March 10, 2017; ] 5-for-$50 Lift Tickets, 9am-9pm - Bring a group of five people and you ALL ski and ride ALL DAY for only $50! more...

Boyne Mountain – Kids’ Festival Weekend – March 10 – 12, 2017
[ March 10, 2017 to March 12, 2017. ] Kids' Festival Weekend is geared towards kids of every age offering a variety of activities on- and off-the-slopes. From new activities like Cookies & Canvas on Saturday, where your child will create a piece of canvas art while enjoying cookies, to the Kids Tubing Party with music and a bonfire, we'll have your kids bouncing [...] more...

Crystal Mountain – Spring Carnival – March 10 – 11, 2017
[ March 10, 2017 to March 11, 2017. ] Get ready for a fun filled Saturday with events and activities for the whole family to enjoy! more...

Boyne Highlands – Brew-Ski Festival – March 11, 2017
[ March 11, 2017; 5:00 pm; ] Join us for the 8th Annual Brew-Ski Festival, bringing together snow, craft beers, and entertainment, with fun on tap from morning through midnight - and beyond. Hit the slopes, share laughter with friends and join us at our sampling bars where brewery representatives from more than 80 breweries share their enthusiasm about more than 300 [...] more...

Cross Country Ski Headquarters – Michigan Cup Relays – March 12, 2017
[ March 12, 2017; 9:30 am; ] A Michigan Cup Relay Race with 3 skiers per team: 2 legs freestyle, one leg classic; approximately 8km per leg for freestyle and classic. Registration starts at 9:30am. Relays start at 11am. Entry Fee is $20 per racer. All entrees score Team Points. more...

Indianhead Mountain – Mountain Top Music Festival – March 17 – 18, 2017
[ March 17, 2017 to March 18, 2017. ] MOUNTAIN TOP FESTIVAL IS BACK FOR 2017....join us at Indianhead and Blackjack Resorts in Wakefield, MI, March 17-18! Enjoy the best slopes and the best snow in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, the best roots music from the Midwest and beyond, Indianhead's famous Bikini Races, and the best gathering of music lovers around! TWO premier ski resorts, one ticket, [...] more...

Boyne Highlands – Krazy Daze – March 17 – 19, 2017
[ March 17, 2017 to March 19, 2017. ] Every year at Boyne Highlands, we celebrate spring with our something-for-everyone weekend of no-holds-barred festivities - Krazy Daze! Join us for live music, lighthearted activities, and upbeat events tailored to every member of the family. Whether you're a face-painted kid taking a pass at the Silly Slalom, or a kid at heart warming up for [...] more...

Boyne Mountain – Carnival Weekend – March 17 – 19, 2017
[ March 17, 2017 to March 19, 2017. ] Every spring at Boyne Mountain, we celebrate the new season with a party that brings together the festivities of St. Patrick's Day and the zaniness of Mardi Gras - we affectionately call it Carnival Weekend. Many of you affectionately call it "Crazy Daze." Whatever you want to call it, just know that this weekend brings [...] more...

Crystal Mountain – Celts & Kayaks – March 17 – 18, 2017
[ March 17, 2017 to March 18, 2017. ] Cheers to a fun-filled St. Patrick's weekend, with plenty of activities for everyone, including our epic Kayak on the Snow Race. Don't miss the celebration! Book your stay today. Book Now » or call (888) 976-5106 for reservations. Friday, March 17 9am - 4pm Shamrock Search - Find a numbered shamrock and return it to the Park at Water's Edge [...] more...

Bikini Races at Blackjack Mountain – March 18, 2017
[ March 18, 2017; 1:00 pm; ] Ladies Bikini Races at 1pm! New Men's Bikini Race to follow! Must be over 18 years old & signed up by 12pm at Blackjack Mountain front desk! - 2017/18 Season Pass first place! more...

Cross Country Ski Headquarters – 24rd Annual Junior Muffin Pursuit Races – March 19, 2017
[ March 19, 2017; ] The longest standing juniors race in Michigan, the Muffin Race will be held at Cross Country Ski Headquarters on Sunday, February 28th. The race is a Junior Girls & Boys 8km Pursuit race. Skiers will classic ski the first half of the race then ski freestyle the second half of the race. more...

Crystal Mountain – Retro Weekend – March 24 – 25, 2017
[ March 24, 2017 to March 25, 2017. ] It's time for a retro flashback and its happening at Crystal Mountain! Dress in your favorite retro clothing. Skiers & Boarders in FULL COSTUME receive $10 OFF an open-to-close lift ticket. Lift ticket is valid Saturday, March 19, 2016 only. more...

Boyne Highlands – “Chocolate Cake” Downhill – March 26, 2017
[ March 26, 2017; ] Each year, our Boyne Highlands Downhill competition brings the thrill of World Cup-style downhill racing to Boyne Highlands. Open to all ages and ability levels, this popular annual event allows competitors to race on one of two courses - Leprechuan or Olympic - with awards for male and female winners in a variety [...] more...

Crystal Mountain – Easter Egg Hunt – April 15, 2017
[ April 15, 2017; ] Saturday | April 15, 2017 Stay tuned for details! <> Visit Crystal Mountain Website >>>> <> more...

Crystal Mountain – Easter Buffet – April 16, 2017
[ April 16, 2017; ] Sunday, April 16, 2017 Hippity-hop to the Easter Buffet and enjoy a variety of favorites at the Crystal Center. Stay tuned for details! <> Visit Crystal Mountain Website >>>> <> more...

Crystal Mountain – 12th Annual Michigan Beer & Brat Festival – May 27, 2017
[ May 27, 2017; ] Kick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling over 75 of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Plus, live entertainment held slopeside. Stay tuned for event details! Stay tuned for more participating Breweries and Brat Vendors! Beer available while supplies last. Crystal [...] more...

Ski & Snowboard Events via Facebook

Family Fun Night with Lite96.3

Family Fun Night with Lite96.3

Feb 22, 4:00pm - Feb 22, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Join Lite96.3 on Wednesday nights this season and you’ll enjoy awesome discounts on night skiing, rentals, tubing, and our twin zip ride.

All of the fun you're going to be having is sure to work up your appetite, so be sure to stop by Slopeside Lounge for a basket of wings and a pint of beer for only $10.

Don't foget to take a picture of you, your friends or family, and post it to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Tag us using #ItsRightHere for a chance to win some cool Spy and Subaru gear. We'll be picking a winner each Wednesday night!
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Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting

Feb 23, 6:00pm - Feb 23, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Uncork a new favorite each week with wine tasting and live music in Slopeside Lounge.

$2 Per 3oz Pour

Pink Weekend - Breast Cancer Fundraising Event

Pink Weekend - Breast Cancer Fundraising Event

Feb 24, 4:00pm - Feb 25, 11:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Boyne Highlands is proud to host Pink Weekend -- a weekend of community support for breast cancer awareness and detection benefiting the McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation. Join us for a weekend of fun and community, and take part in fundraising auctions, Boyne Country Sports shop demos and a host of other festive, fun and often informative activities. Riders and skiers of all ages - and genders - are invited to participate in a tribute ride to honor those affected, and serve as a reminder that a healthy, active lifestyle is one of the greatest means of cancer prevention. Visit the on-site cancer awareness outreach booth to learn more about what you can do.
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Atwater Brewing Company Tap Takeover

Atwater Brewing Company Tap Takeover

Feb 24, 6:00pm - Feb 24, 11:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

This flavorful beer was founded in 1997 and made its debut in Detroit, Michigan in the historic Rivertown district. The first intentions of this beer was to bring back the Bohemian style lager that Stroh's Brewing Company made famous in the mid 1800's, now it has its own unique mix of flavors. Although Detroit is known for being the Motor City, it produces some amazing well known beers. Come explore these flavors in the Slopeside Lounge at 6pm!
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Aonach Mor Moonlight Dinner

Aonach Mor Moonlight Dinner

Feb 25, 6:30pm - Feb 25, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Don't miss out on the most unique dining event in northern Michigan! An awesome atmosphere and fantastic food.

The evening begins at 6:30pm with a sleigh ride from the Main Lodge lobby to the North Peak. Upon arrival, guests disembark to an inviting bonfire before taking their seats at nearby tables - each adorned in white linen and illuminated by candlelight. On clear nights, the lights of the Mackinac Bridge add to the stunning ambience. A live acoustic guitarist strums favorite tunes, rounding out the perfect atmosphere for fine, comfortable and uniquely memorable dining.

MENU: bit.ly/2jelbfz

Cost is $72 per person plus tax and 20% gratuity. Includes sleigh ride, non-alcoholic beverages and menu.

Reservations are limited. RSVP now: (855) 206-4411
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Winter Concert & Dance

Winter Concert & Dance

Feb 25, 7:00pm - Feb 25, 10:00pm

The Homestead
1 Woodridge Rd
Glen Arbor, MI  49636 Map

An extension of our popular summer concert series, The Homestead is hosting a concert at Mountain Flowers Saturday, February 25th from 7pm to 10pm.

This concert features Robin Connell on keyboards, Kathy Lamar as vocalist, Laurie Sears on saxaphone and flute, Neil Gordon on guitar and Mark Weymouth on drums. It's a fun, lively group that's is sure to be entertaining and enjoyable for all.

Tickets are sold in advance for $15 per person by calling 231.334.5100. Tickets will be sold at the door for $20 per person. Cash bar available.
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Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Mar 1, 4:00pm - Mar 1, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

When you visit us on Wednesday nights this season, you'll enjoy awesome discounts on night skiing, rentals, tubing, and our twin zip ride.

All of the fun you're going to be having is sure to work up your appetite, so be sure to stop by Slopeside Lounge for a basket of wings and a pint of beer for only $10.

Don't foget to take a picture of you, your friends or family, and post it to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Tag us using #ItsRightHere for a chance to win some cool Spy and Subaru gear. We'll be picking a winner each Wednesday night!
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Snowshoe Hike and Dinner

Snowshoe Hike and Dinner

Mar 3, 5:30pm - Mar 3, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Guests can delight in three new enchanted snowshoe expeditions this winter, each culminating with a gourmet three-course dinner.

The snowshoe hikes depart at 5:30 p.m. with each event offering a unique snowshoe route, and dining location, including North Peak at the top of the slopes, Olympic Room with a bird's eye view of the slopes, and the Country Club of Boyne in the heart of the resort's best trails. A family-style dinner is served following snowshoeing at 7 p.m.

Dinner is $45 per person
(does not include tax, gratuities, or cost of rentals if needed)

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Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras

Mar 3, 6:00pm - Mar 4, 11:00pm

Crystal Mountain
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr
Thompsonville, MI  49683 Map

Friday, March 3
6pm - Mask Making with the Snow Monsters: Make your own Mardi Gras mask with the Snow Monsters! Held in the Crystal Center.

Saturday, March 4
11am - It's All Downhiller Alpine Race
$6 per person for two runs on each course (the Big Easy Family course and the Cajun Downhiller). Register at our Snowsports Desk Friday March 3 or Saturday morning March 4. For more info, call our Snowsports Desk at 888.968.7686 ext. 2000.

• The Big Easy Family Race - One child and one adult race as a team on our “Big Easy” Cheers race course. Two runs for each team. Teams scored with the NASTAR Team scoring points. Prizes for top Team scores.

Team Categories
- Teams with Child 12 and under
- Teams with Child 13 to 18.
- Teams with Child 19 or older.

• The Cajun Downhiller - A hot and spicy race down Gorge and Cheers race course. Challenge yourself on the “New Orleans turn” down Gorge and onto the “Jazzy Street Turns” of Cheers. Two runs with your best handicap run counting for prizes.

Noon - 5pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ
Dancing, bead contest, face painting, Glitter Tattoos and more!

2pm: Stylin' on the Slopes Costume Contest
Strut your creative Mardi Gras purple, gold and green costumes on the slopes! Participants receive beads for creativity and enthusiasm. Meet at the Lodge slopeside tent at 2pm for judging. Top adult male and female will be crowned King/Queen of the Mountain and win a 2017-18 Season Pass!

3pm - Mardi Gras Rail Jam
Open to both Skiers and Snowboarders. Prizes awarded to top 3 in each division. Top overall male and female win a 2017/18 season pass. $20 per person includes March on the Mountain t-shirt. We'll have giveaways, swag and more! Register online by visiting our webpage crystalmountain.com/mardigras

4 - 11pm: Live Music at the Vista Lounge
Featuring the Feral Cats! Playing a nice mix of early rock and roll, to blues, to folk. From Dylan to Elvis, they'll bring their own scraps of familiar Americana to you.
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Petoskey Brewing Company Tap Takeover

Petoskey Brewing Company Tap Takeover

Mar 3, 6:00pm - Mar 3, 11:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

From just down the street one of our local favorites, Petoskey Brewing Company brings creativity and a variety of flavors to the taps. The historic brewery building know as the "Old Brewery" was brought to life in 1898 has had many uses before becoming our beloved Petoskey Brewing Company. The unique flavors that this brewery has to offer really paints the picture of northern Michigan. Come enjoy this hometown favorite with us in the Slopeside Lounge!
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Retro Party

Retro Party

Mar 4, 1:00pm - Mar 5, 1:00am

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Pull out your vintage gear for a fun celebration of an era gone by. Come celebrate Retro Party at Boyne Highlands Resort with a day full of events celebrating decades of winter fun!
www.boyne.com/boynehighlands/events/2017/march/retro-party

Banked Slalom by Happys Taco and SPY Optics

Banked Slalom by Happy's Taco and SPY Optics

Mar 4, 4:00pm - Mar 4, 7:00pm

Boyne Mountain Resort
1 Boyne Mountain Rd
Boyne Falls, MI  49713 Map

The Banked Slalom presented by SPY Optics and Happy's Taco Shop is sure to put a smile on your face and a twinkle in your eye. Open to skiers and snowboarders of all ages the Banked Slalom course will be set up on the Ramshead slope and the course will consist of various sized rollers, ac ouple small jumps and of course banked turns. Competitors will run the course one at a time and requiring skiers/riders to negotiate the terrain while making it around one gate to the next. The Banked Slalom will be a timed event. Top finishers will earn prizes such as Happy's Tacos gift certificates/swag, SPY Optics gear/swag as well as Boyne Gift Cards. Prize drawings will also be held at the end of the event for those not finishing in the top spots.


Location: Ramshead Park
Registration: West Civic Center Lobby, 2 - 3:30pm
Event Start Time: 4pm
Awards: Immediately following at the sound tent
Cost: $5
Other stuff: If younger than 18, please bring a parent or guardian to registration to sign waiver, all competitors must wear a helmet
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Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Mar 8, 4:00pm - Mar 8, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

When you visit us on Wednesday nights this season, you'll enjoy awesome discounts on night skiing, rentals, tubing, and our twin zip ride.

All of the fun you're going to be having is sure to work up your appetite, so be sure to stop by Slopeside Lounge for a basket of wings and a pint of beer for only $10.

Don't foget to take a picture of you, your friends or family, and post it to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Tag us using #ItsRightHere for a chance to win some cool Spy and Subaru gear. We'll be picking a winner each Wednesday night!
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6-for-$60 Friday

6-for-$60 Friday

Mar 10, 9:00am - Mar 10, 9:00pm

Crystal Mountain
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr
Thompsonville, MI  49683 Map

In celebration of our 60th Anniversary, bring a group of six people and you all ski and ride for only $60! Valid for skiing and riding on Friday, March 10, 2017 only.

The larger the group, the better the deal:
• 2 for $30 each
• 3 for $20 each
• 4 for $15 each
• 5 for $12 each
• 6+ for $10 each!

Cannot be combined with any other offers, special discounts or coupons.
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New Holland Brewing Company Tap Takeover

New Holland Brewing Company Tap Takeover

Mar 10, 6:00pm - Mar 10, 11:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Honoring those who put their imagination, creativity and inspiration into their work, New Holland Brewing Company understands the complexity of capturing a flavor, season, harvest, and moment in time into a single bottle. New Holland beer recognizes the opportunity for art is everywhere and specializes in the art of craft. Celebrate the artist in all of us when New Holland Brewing Company takes over the Zoo Bar taps at 6pm to kickoff the 8th Annual Brew-Ski Festival!
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Spring Carnival

Spring Carnival

Mar 10, 6:00pm - Mar 11, 11:00pm

Crystal Mountain
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr
Thompsonville, MI  49683 Map

Friday, March 10
6-for-$60 Friday
In celebration of our 60th Anniversary, bring a group of six people and you all ski and ride from open-to-close for only $60! Cannot be combined with any other offers, special discounts or coupons. Valid for skiing and riding on Friday, March 10, 2017 only.

The larger the group, the better the deal:
• 2 for $30 each
• 3 for $20 each
• 4 for $15 each
• 5 for $12 each
• 6+ for $10 each!

6pm: Cardboard Sled Building Workshop
Located in the Crystal Center. Cardboard and tape will be provided. $10 per duct tape roll. Reservations available at Park at Water's Edge - stop by or call 888.968.7686 ext. 7000.

7-8pm: Cardboard Classic Registration
Completed sled and all participants must be present to register. The sledding surface of your sled must be standard brown cardboard or standard silver duct tape. Registration to be held slopeside on the lodge deck. See the list of rules at crystalmountain.com/carnival

Saturday, March 11
9:30-10:30am: Cardboard Classic Registration
Completed sleds and participants must be present to register. The The sledding surface of your sled must be standard brown cardboard or standard silver duct tape. Registration will be held slopeside on the Lodge deck. See the list of rules at crystalmountain.com/carnival

10:30am: Cardboard Classic Creative Sled Contest
Build a cardboard sled using only standard cardboard and duct tape. All sleds participating in the competition must be pre-registered. See the list of rules at crystalmountain.com/carnival

11am: Cardboard Classic Race
Once registered, the cardboard sleds and riders will make their way up the mountain for a race like no other. All sleds and participants must be present at registration. See the list of rules at crystalmountain.com/carnival

Noon - 1:30pm: Slush Cup Registration
Held slopeside on the Lodge deck.

Noon - 4pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ
Including hula hoop contest, limbo and more!

2pm: Slush Cup
Ski or ride through a giant pit of icy slush for bragging rights! Day-of registration required at the slopeside tent. Helmets are required. Rental gear is prohibited. Participants must be 12 years of age.

4 - 7pm: FREE Slopeside Concert featuring Brena
Their wide variety of songs offers a little something for everyone; ranging from oldies, to current top 40 hits, classic rock to smooth R&B, country to high energy dance music, and everything in between.
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8th Annual Brew-Ski Festival

8th Annual Brew-Ski Festival

Mar 11, 12:00pm - Mar 11, 11:30pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

Join us for the 8th Annual Brew-Ski Festival, bringing together snow, craft beers, and entertainment, with fun on tap from morning through midnight - and beyond. Hit the slopes, share laughter with friends and join us at our sampling bars where brewery representatives from more than 80 breweries share their enthusiasm about more than 300 brews! When you've satisfied your thirst, take in some live music while your favorite brats and burgers reach tasty perfection on nearby grills to round out the experience and make this ritual spring celebration a must-attend event.
$5 admission
Season pass holders gain free entry
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Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Mar 15, 4:00pm - Mar 15, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

When you visit us on Wednesday nights this season, you'll enjoy awesome discounts on night skiing, rentals, tubing, and our twin zip ride.

All of the fun you're going to be having is sure to work up your appetite, so be sure to stop by Slopeside Lounge for a basket of wings and a pint of beer for only $10.

Don't foget to take a picture of you, your friends or family, and post it to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Tag us using #ItsRightHere for a chance to win some cool Spy and Subaru gear. We'll be picking a winner each Wednesday night!
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Celts & Kayaks

Celts & Kayaks

Mar 17, 9:00am - Mar 18, 11:00pm

Crystal Mountain
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr
Thompsonville, MI  49683 Map

Friday, March 17, 9am-4pm

Shamrock Search - Find a numbered shamrock and return it to the Park at Water's Edge for a prize!

Pot of Gold Challenge - Enter your best guess to win a Pot of Gold. Visit the Park at Water's Edge for details.

Look for the Leprechaun – The leaping Leprechaun comes just once a year. Find him for good luck and an on hill photo!

4pm - 11pm: Green Beer Party at the Vista Lounge

Saturday, March 18
9:30am - 1:30am: Event Registration - Slope side registration available for the Kayak on the Snow Race and the Slush Cup. Participants must be present to register. See rules for event age requirements. Parent signature required for children 17 and under.

11am: Kayak on the Snow Race - Compete for the best time kayaking on the snow! Equipment provided. The use of personal equipment is prohibited. Participants must be at least 8 years old. Registration required. See the rules at crystalmountain.com/snowkayak

12pm - 4pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ - We'll be playing games and dancing all afternoon long! Held slopeside on the Lodge deck.

1pm: Celtic Dance - Enjoy a unique slopeside show of Dair2Treble Irish & Interpretive Dance Troupe. Directed by Rose Vanderley. Showcasing traditional Irish dancing steps!

2pm: Slush Cup - Ski or ride through a giant pit of icy slush for bragging rights. Day of registration required at slopeside tent. Helmets are required. Rental gear is prohibited. Participants must be 12 years of age.
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Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Mar 22, 4:00pm - Mar 22, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

When you visit us on Wednesday nights this season, you'll enjoy awesome discounts on night skiing, rentals, tubing, and our twin zip ride.

All of the fun you're going to be having is sure to work up your appetite, so be sure to stop by Slopeside Lounge for a basket of wings and a pint of beer for only $10.

Don't foget to take a picture of you, your friends or family, and post it to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Tag us using #ItsRightHere for a chance to win some cool Spy and Subaru gear. We'll be picking a winner each Wednesday night!
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Retro Weekend

Retro Weekend

Mar 24, 6:00pm - Mar 25, 8:00pm

Crystal Mountain
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr
Thompsonville, MI  49683 Map

Friday, March 24
6pm: Birds of Prey
Back by popular demand! Learn more about Wings of Wonder and their raptor rehabilitation program and meet live birds of prey like owls, falcons and hawks.

Saturday, March 25
11am: Get Up! On Mountain Run
Take the challenge to run, walk, climb or crawl to the top of Buck, slush or shine! Medals for all finishers. Top male and female winners receive a 2017-18 Season Pass! $20 per person, includes March on the Mountain t-shirt. Register online by visiting crystalmountain.com/retro

2pm: Get Down! Bike Race
Race on the mountain in snow, slush, or sand for the best time of two runs. Medals awarded for the top three in both Fat Tire and Open categories. $20 per person, includes March on the Mountain t-shirt. Register online by visiting crystalmountain.com/retro

Noon - 4pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ
Includes "Name That Tune", Rubik's Cube Contest and more. Held slopeside on the Lodge deck.

5 - 8pm - FREE Slopeside Concert featuring The Journey
The Journey Tribute entertains audiences from all over the world. Let this band of extremely talented musicians take you on a “journey” of some of rock’s most enduring classics. Be prepared for a high energy show!
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Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Mar 29, 4:00pm - Mar 29, 9:00pm

Boyne Highlands Resort
600 Highland Dr
Harbor Springs, MI  49740 Map

When you visit us on Wednesday nights this season, you'll enjoy awesome discounts on night skiing, rentals, tubing, and our twin zip ride.

All of the fun you're going to be having is sure to work up your appetite, so be sure to stop by Slopeside Lounge for a basket of wings and a pint of beer for only $10.

Don't foget to take a picture of you, your friends or family, and post it to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Tag us using #ItsRightHere for a chance to win some cool Spy and Subaru gear. We'll be picking a winner each Wednesday night!
bit.ly/2jNklIt
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Michigan Beer and Brat Festival

Michigan Beer and Brat Festival

May 27, 4:00pm - May 27, 8:00pm

Crystal Mountain
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr
Thompsonville, MI  49683 Map

Kick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Held slopeside.

Tickets are on sale now! For more info, visit: crystalmountain.com/beerfest
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