Fall Fest - Open House 2019
mark your calendar:
Friday, October 11 - Sunday, October 13
Friday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. | Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Sunday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Come back here during the event to see if your ski swap items sold!
Join your fellow snow lovers for a weekend of preparation and celebration for the awesome season to come.
- Buy discounted season passes in person or online
- Sign up for our popular lesson programs like Snow Squad, Freestyle Boot Camp, and Women's Snow Discovery
- Gear up for the season at the country's largest SKI SWAP that benefits our volunteer Ski Patrol
WHAT IS FALL FEST?
-FALL FEST IS A FREE EVENT FOR ALL GUESTS! FALL FEST SHARES THE SAME HOURS AS OPEN HOUSE AND WILL ENHANCE YOUR OPEN HOUSE EXPERIENCE.
FALL FEST WILL FEATURE TWO FOOD TRUCKS AND FOOD FROM OUR FAMOUS BOSTON MILLS KITCHEN. THE FOODS BELOW WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT:
- POTATO PANCAKES
- GERMAN PRETZELS W/ BEER CHEESE
- CABBAGE AND NOODLES
- FRENCH FRIES
- TATER TOTS W/ BEER CHEESE
- HOT DOGS
- CHICKEN NUGGETS
- PUMPKIN FUNNEL CAKES
- APPLE PIE CAKES
- BAVARIAN DEEP FRIED PRETZELS
- ELEPHANT EARS
BOTH ARE FREE!
MICRO-BREWERIES & CIDERS.
FALL FEST WILL BE FEATURING 15 TAP HANDLES VARYING IN DIVERSITY.
- MARKET GARDEN
- GREAT LAKES BREWING CO.
- SIERRA NEVADA
Cash Prize Cornhole Tournament
Registration starts at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday Oct. 12 in the Community Room. The tournament will begin promptly at 1:00 p.m. and last roughly one hour.
FIRST COME FIRST SERVE. Spaces WILL fill.
According to ANSI B77.1-2011 and 2017 code, we are no longer able to run lifts for foot-traffic. This means we will NOT be offering chairlift rides as previous expected.
We are sorry for any inconvenience and still offer a wide variety of free fall acitivities for the family to enjoy.
Inflatable Obstacle Course
Free for all guests! This obstacle course will be available for all ages. Bring a friend and race them to see who has the fastest time!
FALL FEST FEATURES SOME AMAZING LOCAL TALENTS.
11AM-1PM - GRETCHEN PLEUSS TRIO
Gretchen Pleuss is an Ohio-bred singer-songwriter whose "vocal delivery and skillful finger picking call to mind the folk singers who graced the stage of the Gaslight Café during the 60's Greenwich Village folk renaissance. Fans of Joni Mitchell, Nick Drake, and other folk luminaries will appreciate Gretchen's gorgeous arrangements and thought-provoking songwriting." - Dan Jarvis, Midwest Action. To date, Gretchen has played at an array of prominent venues throughout the United States, Canada, the UK, and Ireland. Her discography consists of three L.P.'s, including the much anticipated Daughter of the Broader Skies, which was produced by Jim Wirt and released on Sun Pedal Recordings in 2019.
2PM-4PM - RAY FLANAGAN TRIO
Ray Flanagan is a musical artist from Northeast Ohio. A chameleon in the local scene, he can be found delivering his own songs intimately in his dynamic solo performances, rocking and rolling with his band The Authorities, or playing sideman to any number of bands and artists around town. To date, he has opened for artists such as Train, Dennis DeYoung, Tim Reynolds, Malcolm Holcombe, Chuck Prophet, Marc Ford, BoDeans, and Low Cut Connie.
11AM-1PM - BY LIGHT WE LOOM
By Light We Loom, a husband and wife indie-pop duo out of Cleveland, Ohio, combines creative beats, vintage synths, soaring vocals, and intimate harmonies with story-folk songwriting sensibilities to deliver high-energy performances that promise to move your heart and feet in equal measures. Shanna Delaney (vocals & loops) and Eric Ling (guitar & vocals) followed up their successful run leading the six piece indie-folk band, Bethesda, by working to harness the power of loops, beats, and synthesizers to craft a wholly new and unique sound that beckons you to dance and sing along.
2PM-4PM - LIZ BULLOCK AND THE TREMONTS
Formed in 2016, Liz Bullock and The Tremonts is a Cleveland-based band that covers a range of genres with the bulk of their material being Blues and Soul based. One of the youngest additions to Cleveland's Blues scene, this group plays classics from Etta James to Thundercat. Old and new collide in their diverse set, which features the powerhouse vocals of Liz Bullock and masterful guitar playing of Gavin Coe, accompanied by many other talented musicians. From heavy-hitting full band shows, to laid-back intimate acoustic sets- this young Blues band will bring a new life to classic and current hits alike.
11AM-1PM - THOR PLATTER BAND
Cleveland singer-songwriter Thor Platter is a loyal purveyor of Americana music for many reasons. "The tradition and history of American music have influenced me my entire life; it encompasses many sounds and styles from many different eras," he explains. "Above all, it is just good music to your ears.” With his new album Take Time, Platter is setting out to showcase his mastery of the genre, as well as capture the energy, spirit, and infectious harmonies of his live shows.
2PM-4PM - THE OHIO WEATHER BAND
The Ohio Weather Band is a traveling rock & roll outfit consisting of three members born and raised in Northeast Ohio. The band members include: Corey King, Derek Strata and Ray Lumpp. OWB has performed at various locations such as SXSW in Austin, TX, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Quick Loans Arena.