Events Calendar

What's coming up at Sugarloaf

 

Thanksgiving Weekend

Spend the Thanksgiving Holiday with friends and family at the largest ski area east of the Rockies, surrounded by incredible mountain views and the best skiing in the East. Treat your family to a truly unique dining experience at one of our mountain restaurants as we serve up a Thanksgiving feast that is sure to satisfy.

Check out our dining options here!

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents the Crown Vics

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by the Crown Vics.

Saturday, November 29th

Apres set 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Night set 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

 

 

Tin Mountain Round-Up

The resort continues its early season tradition when it hosts this season's Tin Mountain Round-Up, November 29-30, 2014.  Guests can ski or ride for just $39 if they donate three or more canned food items to help supply local food banks. Come help support the cause and make some early season turns! Donations will be accepted all day.

Locals' Week

During the week of December 1-5, 2014, residents of Carrabassett Valley, Farmington, Freeman, Kingfield, New Portland, New Vineyard, Phillips, Rangeley, Stratton and Strong receive free lift tickets, and free equipment rentals. Valid ID is required.

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents Fire in the Field

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by Fire in the Field.

Friday and Saturday, Dec 5-6th

Friday 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

Saturday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm and 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

 

 

Downhill Supply Co. Demo Days

Downhill Supply Co. invites skiers and riders to test out the latest offerings from the ski industry's top manufacturers during this year's Demo Day December 6, 2014.  Companies represented will include Volkl, Head, Nordica, Atomic, K2, Rossignol, Fischer, Salomon, Parlor, Burton, Blizzard, Icelantic and Lucid all of which can be found right in DSC. The cost to demo skis is just $5 per person. Registration is in the Maple Room of the base lodge. Vendors will be set up at the base of the SuperQuad lift.

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents the Dave Keller Band

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by the Dave Keller Band

Friday and Saturday, Dec 12-13, 2014

Friday 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

Saturday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm and 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

 

 

Sugarloaf Retail Fashion Show

Swing by Downhill Supply Co. on Dec 13th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm to check out all the latest and greatest ski fashions for the 2014-2015 season. All major brands carried in DSC and the Sugarloafer Shop will be featured and modeled by Sugarloaf staff members. Free appetizers and libations will be served for all attendees. Alcoholic drinks will only be given to guests 21+, proper ID required.

Sugarloaf Holiday Gift Bazaar

Sugarloaf Holiday Gift Bazaar

Sugarloaf Mountain Hotel

Saturday, Dec 13th 10:00 am - 5:00 pm and Sunday, Dec 14 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.

 

Maine Ski Day presented by The Bank of Maine

Sugarloaf has proudly partnered with The Bank of Maine to offer a day of skiing and learning to all Maine residents. The Maine Ski Day, on December 14, 2014 will give Maine residents access to discounted tickets, rentals, and learn to ski or ride packages. Just show proof of Maine residency at the ticket window and receive a $29 ticket, $20 rental, or a $39 ski or ride package (includes ticket, equipment rental, and beginner lesson). 

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents Grundlefunk

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by Grundlefunk

Friday and Saturday, Dec 19-20, 2014

Friday 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

Saturday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm and 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

 

 

Christmas Week

Bring the family up to Sugarloaf over Christmas and New Years this year! Fireworks, nightly activities and the best skiing and riding on the largest ski area east of the Rockies awaits your family this coming holiday! Visit sugarloaf.com for more info on Holiday lodging packages.

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents The Travis James Humphrey Band

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment The Travis James Humphrey Band

Friday and Saturday, Dec 26-27, 2014

Friday 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm; Full band

Saturday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm (Solo Apres Set) and 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

 

 

CVA Alumni Holiday Party

CVA Alumni Holiday Party

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

CVA King Cummings Campus-Atrium

Contact: Melissa Fogg; mfogg@gocva.com; 207-237-4505

More info: http://www.gocva.com/supportcva/events

CVA Weekend Program Social

CVA Weekend Program Social

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

CVA King Cummings Campus-Atrium

Contact: Melissa Fogg; mfogg@gocva.com; 207-237-4505

Carrabassett Valley Academy

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents Katie Daggett

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by Katie Daggett

Saturday, Dec 28

Apres set 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

 

 

Widowmaker 30th Anniversary Party

The Widowmaker Lounge turns 30 this year! Help us celebrate the anniversary with a blow-out 30th Birthday party to celebrate the iconic bar's history. More details on the party to come soon. Entertainment will be provided by The Awesome.

Widowmaker Lounge 30th Anniversary Party-Sunday, December 29, 2014

Night set 9:30 pm - 12:30 am

 

 

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents Turner Templeton

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by Turner Templeton.

Sunday, December 29, 2014

Apres set 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

 

 

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents The Shawn Mercer Trio

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by The Shawn Mercer Trio.  

Tuesday, Dec 30

Apres set 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

 

 

Summit Snowshoe Shuffle

The Summit Snowshoe Shuffle is a fun snowshoe stroll through the Maine woods to benefit the Maine Cancer Foundation and the Martha B. Webber Breast Care Center. Enjoy a rolling, well groomed snowshoe course that you can enjoy individually or with a team! 9:00 am registration at the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center on December 30, 2014. Join us for our Sugarloaf Chairty Summit kick-off event! For more info or to register visit Sugarloaf Charity Summit

 

 

 

 

Widowmaker NYE Masquerade Ball with Harsh Armadillo

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge to celebrate the New Year with a themed Masquerade Ball!  Details to come on NYE event. Entertainment will be provided by Harsh Armadillo.

Wednesday, Dec 31 New Years Eve

Night set 9:30 am - 12:30 am

 

 

Fireworks Presented by Bank of Maine

Come join the Sugarloaf Community and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display on the Beach! Display will begin at 9:15 pm.

Big thanks to Bank of Maine for sponsoring the fireworks schedule and to Atlas Pyro for being the official fireworks provider of Sugarloaf Mountain.

The Jason Bishop Show

Looking for a one-of-a-kind New Year's Eve experience to share with your family? Then check out the Jason Bishop magic show performing in the King Pine Room on New Year's Eve at 7:00 pm. From his breathtaking Double Levitation to his cutting edge Op-Art and Plasma illusions, Jason Bishop features stunning & original state of the art magic. Each show features award winning sleight of hand, exclusive grand illusions and close-up magic projected onto a huge movie screen. Stay tuned for more details!

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents The Ross Livermore Band

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by The Ross Livermore Band

Friday and Saturday, Jan 2-3, 2015

Saturday Night Set 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

Sunday Apres set 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm and Night set 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

 

 

Maine Family Sundays

Maine Family Sundays

Each member of a Maine Family can ski or ride for just $42 or receive a $39 Learn to Ski/Ride Clinic for ages 7 and up on every Sunday in January, except 1/18/15. A family is defined as a minimum of one adult and one child under 18. Valid Maine ID is required. Visit the Guest Services Desk or a Ticket Window for more info.

Bud Light College Snowfest Week

The 2015 Bud Light College Snowfest Week will be the biggest college party in New England ski country....again. This event has the hottest shows and rowdiest parties for college co-eds. We proved that in 2014, and we're ready to do it again in 2015.  Awesome music and partying + amazing deals on skiing and lodging + Sugarloaf=College Snowfest Week

Pre-purchase event tickets  or visit the event page for all the info

 

 

Widowmaker Entertainment Presents Adam Ezra Group

Join us in the Widowmaker Lounge for entertainment by Adam Ezra Group

Friday and Saturday, Jan 9-10, 2015

Friday Night Set 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

Saturday Apres set 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm and Night set 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm

 

 

Maine Family Sundays

Maine Family Sundays

Each member of a Maine Family can ski or ride for just $42 or receive a $39 Learn to Ski/Ride Clinic for ages 7 and up on every Sunday in January, except 1/18/15. A family is defined as a minimum of one adult and one child under 18. Valid Maine ID is required. Visit the Guest Services Desk or a Ticket Window for more info.

Glowlight Parade and Fireworks Presented by Bank of Maine

Come join the Sugarloaf Community and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display and Glowlight parade on the Beach! Glowlight Parade will be performed by children from Ski School. Display will begin at 6:15 pm.

Big thanks to Bank of Maine for sponsoring the fireworks schedule and to Atlas Pyro for being the official fireworks provider of Sugarloaf Mountain.

Children's Festival Week

A week that's all about the kids. Join us for Children's Festival Week at Sugarloaf, featuring special events and activities for families both on and off the slopes. Packages include lodging, lift tickets, and ski school programs, and best of all, kids 14 and receive free lift tickets, rentals, and Perfect Turn clinics.  

MLK Jr. Weekend

Escape to Sugarloaf with the whole family during the long Martin Luther King Jr Weekend. Great snow, mid-season conditions on the mountain, and non-stop, family-friendly entertainment are sure to round out a great ski weekend! Check back for event details!

Sugarloaf Charity Summit

"Raising a mountain of money to find a cure." Join us for the Annual Sugarloaf Charity Summit on January 24, 2015! With day and evening events both on and off the slopes, the Sugarloaf Charity Summit has raised nearly $1,500,000 for Maine Charities. All proceeds from Charity Summit events will benefit the Martha B. Webber Breast Care Center and the Maine Cancer Foundation.

Maine Family Sundays

Maine Family Sundays

Each member of a Maine Family can ski or ride for just $42 or receive a $39 Learn to Ski/Ride Clinic for ages 7 and up on every Sunday in January, except 1/18/15. A family is defined as a minimum of one adult and one child under 18. Valid Maine ID is required. Visit the Guest Services Desk or a Ticket Window for more info.

Maine Winter Special Olympics

Now in its 46th year, Sugarloaf Mountain welcomes the proud families and courageous athletes for the annual Special Olympics. For a full schedule of events, including fireworks and a torchlight parade, visit http://www.specialolympicsmaine.org.

Torchlight Parade and Fireworks Presented by Bank of Maine

Come join the Sugarloaf Community and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display and Torchlight parade on the Beach! Fireworks to celebrate the Maine Special Olympics event. Display will begin at 8:00 pm.

Big thanks to Bank of Maine for sponsoring the fireworks schedule and to Atlas Pyro for being the official fireworks provider of Sugarloaf Mountain.

Valentine's Weekend

Mother Nature always seems to dump a little "white love" on Sugarloaf during this holiday, so clear your schedule to ride the Largest Ski Area East of the Rockies on Valentine's weekend this year!

Presidents' Week

With the kids out of school and midwinter snow on the hill, Presidents' Week is the ideal time to bring the whole family to Sugarloaf. Enjoy some of the best skiing of the year, plus non-stop fun and family-friendly entertainment throughout the entire week. Check out our vacation week ski and stay packages, and check out the event page link for the complete schedule of awesomeness!

Theatre IV-Jack and the Beanstalk

Theatre IV is a professional touring children's theatre. Since 1975 they've toured all across the country.

This winter, their act comes to Sugarloaf to perform the play Jack and the Beanstalk. The show will be in the King Pine Room at 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm.  The cost is $7 for pre-purchased tickets at Guest Services, or $10 for tickets at the door. 

This show is appropriate for all ages.

Fireworks Presented by Bank of Maine

Come join the Sugarloaf Community and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display on the Beach to celebrate Presidents Week! Display will begin at 7:00 pm.

Big thanks to Bank of Maine for sponsoring the fireworks schedule and to Atlas Pyro for being the official fireworks provider of Sugarloaf Mountain.

The Tardy Brothers

You may have seen juggling, but you haven't truly experienced it until you've seen the explosive, inventive juggling of brothers Matthew and Jason Tardy in their show, The Tardy Brothers. Don't miss this opportunity in the King Pine Room at Sugarloaf on February 19 at 6:30 pm. Stay tuned for more details and check out the Tardy Brothers here!

CVA Scholarship Fundraiser

CVA Scholarship Fundraiser Raffle/Auction

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sugarloaf Inn-Shipyard Brew Haus

Contact: Melissa Fogg; mfogg@gocva.com; 207-237-4505

More info: http://www.gocva.com/raffle

Ski the East Freeride Tour

We're proud to announce the first ever Ski the East Freeride Tour stop at Sugarloaf. With the above treeline skiing, immense sidecountry and steep terrain, hosting a big mountain skiing contest with STEFT was a given. Details to come as the event date approaches. Check out the rest of the Ski the East Freeride tour here!

5th Annual Sugarloaf Banked Slalom

The 5th annual Banked Slalom returns to Sugarloaf in March. Check out one of the coolest snowboard-only race events in New England, complete with sponsor swag, registration parties, two-days of racing and lobster trophies. Don't miss out! 

Registration will open in December. Click here for additional information and results from last year's Banked Slalom.

 

2015 Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships

Watch the country's best skiers, including Bode Miller and Mikaela Shiffrin, compete for glory on Sugarloaf's fabled Narrow Gauge trail. Numerous viewing areas for spectators, plus Opening Ceremonies celebrations and autograph sessions.

US Alpine Championship Fireworks Presented by Bank of Maine

Come join the Sugarloaf Community and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display on the Beach to celebrate the US National Champioships! 

Big thanks to Bank of Maine for sponsoring the fireworks schedule and to Atlas Pyro for being the official fireworks provider of Sugarloaf Mountain.

2015 Snowmaker's Ball

Join the Sugarloaf staff in celebrating the conclusion of another great winter season with their annual Snowmaker's Ball in Widowmaker Lounge on Wed, April 8th at 8:30 pm. As one of the only chances to see a majority of the Sugarloaf community in their semi-quasi-formal attire, you don't want to miss this great party. This event requires formal attire and is FREE and open to the public. 21+ only. North of Nashville will be rocking the stage all night, so don't miss out!     

27th Annual Bud Light Reggae Fest

Hands down, the annual Bud Light Reggae Fest at Sugarloaf is the biggest springtime party in ski country. Last year we celebrated Reggae Fest's 26th anniversary with an incredible lineup,  record-breaking crowds, awesome Spring skiing weather and our largest headlining show ever, with California reggae artist, Iration. Back in 2015 for it's 27th consecutive year, we're pulling out all the stops....again! Details and line-up info to come as winter season approaches. Stay tuned for all the details. Check out the recap video from last year on the event page!

East Coast Pond Skimming Championships

The East Coast Pond Skimming Championship is the most important sporting event to take place anywhere in the East.  Just kidding... but they are super entertaining, so grab your garb and get weird as you slide and splash across our frigid lake. Come fly across our newly designed pond skim venue on Saturday, April 19th, 2015 at 1:00 pm! Full details on this FREE event can be found at the Event Page Link below.