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Want to catch up on the latest at Okemo? You're in the right place.

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Bonnie MacPherson, Director of Public Relations
Okemo Mountain Resort
77 Okemo Ridge Road
Ludlow, VT 05149
Phone: (802)228-1947
Fax: (802)228-1987

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Press Releases

Skiers save with Spring Skiesta Card
February 24, 2017
Spring skiing, with its sun-drenched celebrations and soft snow, is nearly upon us. At Okemo Mountain Resort, all that sunshine also brings brilliant savings for skiers and riders.
Skiers and Riders Shine at Okemo's Light The Night Rail Jam March 4
February 23, 2017
Okemo Mountain Resort will light up the night sky and a specially constructed rail garden on Bull Run, Saturday, March 4, for its Light the Night Rail Jam presented by Amp Energy Drink. $5,000 in cash and prizes will go to the best skiers and riders in this jam-format competition.
Okemo to host Sugar Daze Spring Concert March 11
February 11, 2017
While sugar makers all over Vermont will be tapping maple trees and collecting sap for making maple syrup, Okemo Mountain Resort will be tapping into the sweet sounds of Sugar Daze, a live outdoor concert presented by Volvo. The free musical performance on Saturday, March 11, will feature one of the biggest DJs in the world, Paul Oakenfold, and the popular reggae/fusion band, MAGIC!
Okemo puts skiers and riders in a savings “state” of mind
January 25, 2017
Okemo is offering savings on lift access for residents of Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania when they visit on specific midweek days this winter.
Okemo named among Best Places to Work in Vermont 2017
January 19, 2017
Okemo Mountain Resort has been named one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Vermont.
Okemo to host Grommet Throwdown Jan. 6
December 31, 2016
Kids 13 and younger can spend the morning with Okemo Park Rangers and Ski + Ride School instructors learning park etiquette, safety and some tips for performing tricks on terrain park elements. In the afternoon, Okemo’s Bull Run will become a festive competition site as participants demonstrate what they learned earlier in the day. Prizes will be awarded for the best tricks.
Okemo Cares and Shares Food Drive December 4
November 25, 2016
Okemo Mountain Resort invites skiers and snowboarders to consider the needs of those less fortunate. On Sunday, December 4, Okemo will host its annual Cares and Shares Food Drive. When guests donate at least five non-perishable food items, a new child’s toy or new clothing item, their generosity will be rewarded with a discounted day of skiing and riding at Okemo. Skiers and riders who make a donation will be able to purchase full-day lift access, valid that same day only, for $39.
Okemo Ski and Snowboard Swap returns Nov. 18-20
October 31, 2016
The annual Okemo Ski and Snowboard Swap to benefit Okemo Mountain School is scheduled November 18 to 20.
Okemo to install ice rink refrigeration system
October 14, 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 partners with Green Mountain Railroad to offer scenic train rides
September 09, 2016
Starting September 17, Okemo Mountain Resort and the Green Mountain Railroad are partnering to offer a new way for visitors to enjoy Vermont’s spectacular fall foliage.
Okemo celebrates change of seasons with Fall Into Winter Festival Oct. 8
September 01, 2016
Okemo celebrates the changing of the seasons with its annual Fall into Winter Festival presented by Lipton Tea, Saturday, October 8. Jackson Gore, in all of its fall-foliage glory, will be the setting for enjoying live music, food and family activities.
Okemo joins M.A.X. Pass
August 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.
Okemo introduces Sunburst Six summit chairlift rides
August 11, 2016
Okemo Mountain Resort will begin running its Sunburst Six for scenic chairlift rides to the summit every weekend through Columbus Day. These flying sofas that seat up to six passengers offer a smooth and quiet ride with a unique perspective of the mountain landscape never before seen in the summer and fall.
Hops in the Hills Beer & Wine Festival returns to Okemo Aug. 5-7
July 25, 2016
Okemo Mountain Resort will host its annual Hops in the Hills Beer & Wine Festival presented by William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties August 5 through 7.
Blueberry Festival returns to Okemo July 24
July 13, 2016
Okemo Mountain Resort is celebrating with its second annual Blueberry Festival presented by SouthFace Village At Okemo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, July 24.
Jackson Gore Summer Music Series returns with free concerts
June 06, 2016
Okemo Mountain Resort kicks off summer with the return of the Jackson Gore Summer Music Series presented by Vermont Properties and Development Inc. Named a 2015 Best of New England Editor’s Pick by Yankee Magazine, Okemo’s free concerts are scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. most Friday nights throughout the summer.
Okemo's Coleman Brook Tavern debuts Farmhouse Dinner Series
June 02, 2016
Coleman Brook Tavern, Okemo Mountain Resort’s premier restaurant, is introducing a Farmhouse Dinner Series. Six communal, artisan dinners featuring great hospitality, a fun atmosphere and delicious local foods are scheduled on Saturday evenings throughout the summer.
Okemo's Adventure Zone and Evolution Bike Park are open for the season
May 31, 2016
Memorial Day weekend marked the season opening of Okemo Mountain Resort’s Adventure Zone at Jackson Gore and Evolution Bike Park at the Resort’s Clock Tower base area. Visitors can rip, zip and flip their way from one gravity-gripping adventure to the next in Okemo’s Adventure Zone.
Okemo Valley Golf Club opened April 14
April 14, 2016
Okemo Valley Golf Club members Bob Higgins, Jack Collins and Ed Whitman were the first to tee off when OVGC opened for the season on April 14.
Early Birds Catch Savings on Season Passes
March 22, 2016
Okemo Mountain Resort Season Passes for the 2016/2017 ski and snowboard season are available for purchase now.