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Press Releases

Hops in the Hills Beer & Wine Festival returns to Okemo Aug. 4-6

07/25/2017

Okemo Mountain Resort will host its annual Hops in the Hills Beer & Wine Festival presented by William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties Team, August 4 through 6.
Take it from the top! Okemo opens new lift-served mountain biking summit trail

07/20/2017

Okemo Mountain Resort has taken lift-served mountain biking to new heights this summer. An expansion of the Evolution Bike Park at Okemo includes a new trail that starts at the summit and is accessible by the Sunburst Six chairlift.
Okemo Blueberry festival returns July 23

07/20/2017

uly is National Blueberry Month and Okemo Mountain Resort is celebrating with its third annual Blueberry Festival, presented by William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, July 23.
Okemo Ski + Ride School supervisor named among Ski Area Management’s 10 Under 30

07/20/2017

Okemo Mountain Resort Ski + Ride School Supervisor and Instructor Katie Brinton was named one of Ski Area Management’s 10 Under 30 in the July 2017 issue of the magazine. Brinton, age 27, of Water Mill, N.Y., made her first turns on snow as a Ski-Wee at Okemo. She is now a PSIA Alpine Level III certified instructor and trainer.
Okemo welcomes new director of culinary services

05/30/2017

Okemo Mountain Resort welcomes Ashley Elicker as its new director of culinary services. She will oversee all aspects of the resort’s culinary operations on a year-round basis.
Okemo to host Drive-by Rail Jam May 28

05/22/2017

Although the ski and snowboard season ended, and lifts stopped running more than a month ago, Okemo Mountain Resort still has enough snow in The Zone to host a post-season rail jam.
Okemo's Jackson Gore Summer Music Series returns

05/22/2017

Kicking off the summer music series on June 9 is The Starline Rhythm Boys, a trio that evokes the spirited country and juke joint sounds that echoed out of the Tennessee Hills and Texas Honkytonks in the 1940s and '50s.
Okemo Mountain School’s Anna Valentine nominated for U.S. Snowboard Rookie Team

05/17/2017

Okemo Mountain School snowboarder Anna Valentine (Class of 2018), of Sparta, N.J., was nominated recently for the U.S. Snowboard Rookie Team for Halfpipe.
Okemo’s Ethan Mueller receives SAMMY Leadership Award

05/11/2017

Triple Peaks Vice President Ethan Mueller was one of three ski industry professionals who received the 2017 SAMMY Leadership Awards from SAM (Ski Area Management) Magazine.
Okemo golf courses open for the season

04/28/2017

Okemo Valley Golf Club opened for the season on Thursday, April 27, with all 18 holes of play. Tater Hill Golf Club's opening day is April 29.
Okemo’s Snowboard Athletes Continue to Impress at USASA Nationals

04/21/2017

Each year, qualified snowboard athletes from Okemo Mountain School and the Okemo Mountain Snowboard Team travel to Copper Mountain, Colorado, to compete in USASA Nationals during the first week of April. This was an exceptional year for Okemo athletes who took home 21 medals and set an all-time podium record for Okemo Mountain School (OMS).
Early-bird deadline approaches for best deal on 2017/2018 Okemo season passes

04/19/2017

The countdown is on for skiers and snowboarders who want to get the best price on their 2017/2018 season pass at Okemo Mountain Resort. April 30, 2017, is the last day to get the best, early-bird rates on season passes.
Okemo ranked 16th for Best Places to Work in Vermont

04/01/2017

Vermont Business Magazine and the Vermont Chamber of Commerce announced the Best Places to Work in Vermont for 2017. Okemo Mountain Resort was ranked 16th in the large-business category, earning honors for the fourth consecutive year.
Okemo season passes deliver unprecedented value

03/31/2017

Okemo Mountain Resort has introduced an all-new, bigger, better and bolder lineup of season passes for the 2017/2018 ski and snowboard season.
Okemo skiers and riders return from NASTAR Nationals with medals

03/29/2017

Okemo Mountain Resort sent a record 27 racers to this year’s Liberty Mutual Insurance NASTAR National Championships in Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Okemo skier funds new Patrol Hut

03/28/2017

Gary Grainger, of Marion, Mass., is a long-time Okemo Mountain Resort skier and supporter of the Resort and owners Tim and Diane Mueller. Thanks to his generosity, Okemo’s ski patrollers have a new ski patrol building at the top of Okemo’s Jackson Gore.
Okemo named among Best Places to Work in Vermont 2017

01/19/2017

Okemo Mountain Resort has been named one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Vermont.
Okemo to install ice rink refrigeration system

12/06/2016

What do the Rink at Rockefeller Center, the Pond at Bryant Park and Okemo Mountain Resort’s Ice House have in common? They’re all using the same refrigeration system technology to build their ice skating rinks.
Okemo joins M.A.X. Pass

08/16/2016

Okemo Mountain Resort has joined the M.A.X. Pass. Fans of the M.A.X. Pass now have more resort options to explore; the pass originally created by Intrawest, Powdr and Boyne Resorts has 10 new partner resorts joining for the 2016-2017 ski and snowboard season. New this fall, the M.A.X. Pass welcomes Okemo Resort in Vermont, Mount Sunapee Resort in New Hampshire, Mountain Creek Resort in New Jersey, Crested Butte Resort in Colorado, Eldora Mountain Resort in Colorado and Mountain High Resort in California.