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Crystal Mountain ~ Turkey Vulture Trot 5k and 1~Mile Fun Run ~ November 24, 2022

Crystal Mountain - 5K Turkey Vulture Trot

Give your metabolism a boost over Thanksgiving Weekend with our Turkey Vulture Trot 5k and 1-Mile Fun Run! The 5K will begin at 9am on Thursday, November 24 on our Mountain Center Road course. The 1-Mile Fun Run will begin at 10am. A portion of the proceeds will benefit North Sky Raptor Sanctuary.

A commemorative medal will be awarded to the top 3 men and women in each age group for the 5K race, and the top 3 overall participants for the 1-Mile Fun Run. The overall male and female winner of the 5K will receive a Crystal Mountain Prize Pack valued at over $200.

Registration

Online registration will begin September 12 and will close at Noon on Wednesday, November 23.

Pre-Registration through November 23 (Online Only):
5k Cost:  $25 per person
1-Mile Fun Run Cost: $10 per person

Day-Of Registration
5k Cost: $40
1-Mile Fun Run Cost: $25

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Crystal Mountain ~ Holiday Trail Celebration ~ November 25, 2022

Crystal Mountain - Holiday Trail Celebration
Enjoy a festive tour through Crystal’s quaint resort village. Each trail stop offers unique activities, plus food & beverage and retail sales, including Black Friday specials!

Pick up your Holiday Trails Guide from one of the following locations: Front Desk, Park at Water’s Edge and the Wild Tomato. Please limit guides to one per family.

On the back of your Holiday Trails Guide, write your name, address and phone number and return to the Park at Water’s Edge by 7:55pm for a chance to win. Prize drawing held at 8pm. Guests must be 18+ to be eligible to win prizes; need not be present to win. Please, one entry per family.

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Crystal Mountain ~ First Light Celebration ~ November 25, 2022

Crystal Mountain - First Light Celebration

Our First Light Celebration is now happening during our Holiday Trail Celebration!

Santa will kick off the festivities at 5pm with a Horse Drawn Surrey ride down Crystal Mountain Drive starting from Kinlochen. He’ll hop off at the Crystal Center and use his holiday magic to help us light our tree at 5:30pm sharp!

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Crystal Mountain ~ New Year’s Eve Celebration ~ December 31, 2022

Crystal Mountain - New Year's Eve with Fireworks

Kick off 2023 at Crystal Mountain!


New Year’s Eve Party Packs

Celebrate with those closest to you in your own private setting with our Party Packs!

We’ll provide you with:

  • Four top hats
  • Four tiaras
  • Four noise makers
  • Four “Happy New Year” eyeglasses
  • One “Happy New Year” banner

$20 per party pack. Packs must be reserved in advance. Reserved party packs may be picked up at the Park at Water’s Edge during operational hours beginning December 26, 2022. Please call 800-968-7686 ext. 7000 to reserve yours today.


Dinner at The Thistle

Ring in the new year with the scrumptious meal from the Thistle Pub & Grille.

Available from 5 – 11pm.

Cost: $75 per person.

Reservations required. Please call 888-581-9891.

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Dinner at the Wild Tomato

Start 2023 filled with a delicious dinner from the Wild Tomato.

Available from 5 – 10pm.

Cost
Adults: $60 per person

Kids 7 – 12: $22 per person
Kids 6 & Under: $15 per person

Reservations required. Please call 888-581-9891.

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New Year’s Eve Family Party

Celebrate surrounded by loved ones during our Family Party! Located in Northwest Territories in the Crystal Center. Party includes dinner buffet, non-alcoholic beverages, party favors, live entertainment, and kids goody bag. Soda and alcoholic beverages will be available for individual purchase.  Reservations are required. Please call   231-378-2238 to book today.

Cost
Adults (Ages 13+): $85
Kids (Ages 3 – 12): $45
Children (Ages 2 & Under): Free

Dinner Buffet:  6 – 8pm
DJ & Dancing:  8 – 10pm

Buffet Menu

  • House Salad Bar with choice of dressing
  • Bistro Steak with gorgonzola cream
  • Blackened Scottish Salmon with hoisin glaze and fresh pineapple mango pico
  • Chicken strips
  • Roasted garlic mashed potatoes
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Chef’s selection of grilled vegetables
  • New York Cheesecake with graham cracker crust
  • Leelanau tart cherry sauce, and whipped cream.

Please Note: General admission is not available for this event. Reservations are required. Space is limited. Please call   231-378-2238 to book today.

Cancellations must be made 48-hours in advance. All sales will be processed on December 30. One transaction per reservation.


Live Music at the Vista Lounge

8:30pm – 12:30am: Enjoy live music with the TC Knuckleheads as you ring in the new year! Ages 21+ only.

Cover Charge: $10 per person.


Family Glow Light & Torchlight Parades

The parades begin at the top of Cheers to Lou at 10pm! Registration is required at the Snowsports Desk (at the Mountain Adventure Zone) on December 31, 2022 before 8pm, or while space allows. Spaces are limited to the first 100 people ages 18 and up to carry a torch, and the first 100 people ages 6 – 17 to carry a glow light. All participants will be provided a wristband for chairlift access.

9:15 – 9:40pm: Buck chairlift will be accessible for parade participants. A valid season pass or lift ticket for December 31 is required. All participants must show their wristband to the lift operator. The last chair allowed to load is at 9:40pm sharp. Anyone arriving after 9:40pm will be denied access.

After the Torchlight Parade, overnight guests, Four Seasons Club Members and Property Owners are welcome to join us for fireworks over the mountain.

A completed Snowsports Waiver must be on file. Parent signature is required for ages 6 – 17. Participants must be proficient in skiing or snowboarding BLUE/INTERMEDIATE slopes, able to follow direction, and ski or snowboard in a controlled manner. Wristband from the Mountain Adventure Zone is required to get on the chairlift.

Spots for this event are limited. For more information call 888-968-7686 ext. 2000.

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