BLUEBERRYfest 2015August 01, 2015
It’s true, Attitash means “blueberry” in the Abenaki language, and what better time of the year than August, when there are plenty of blueberries for picking, to celebrate summer at Attitash Mountain Resort. Join us at Attitash for a family-friendly festival of good ‘ol fashioned American fun with live music, BBQ food, Craft Fair, cornhole challenge, a blueberry pie baking contest and, of course, a blueberry pie-eating contest. The Dean Machine will be joining us for live music entertainment from 3-6 p.m.
Free admission includes access to the Craft Fair and live music plus it includes free participation in Cornhole challenge and pie contests (limited number of spots available for pie eating contest). Use of Attitash summer attractions is a separate charge. Event ends at 6 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Visit vendors in our Craft Fair from around the region. Interested vendors should contact Corey at email@example.com or 603.374.2615.
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Eight bag Cornhole Challenge shootout. You get eight bags to warm up and another eight to score as many points as possible. Any ties go to a four bag shootout. You must be present to receive prizes (1st place wins three (3) summer general admission tickets; 2nd place wins two (2); 3rd place wins one (1).
11:30 a.m. - We'll fire up the grills for BBQ food items and will also offer many blueberry specialties, sweets and elixirs.
1:00 p.m. - Blueberry Pie Baking Contest with 1st, 2nd & 3rd place prizes. To entercontact Corey at firstname.lastname@example.org or 603.374.2615. You must be present to receive prizes (1st place wins three (3) summer general admission tickets; 2nd place wins two (2); 3rd place wins one (1).
1:30 p.m. - Blueberry Pie Eating Contest with one hungry winner walking away with 2015 Summer Season Pass. (limited number of spots available for pie eating contest, sign-up day of)
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. - As part of the Mountainside Music Series come see a FREE LIVE performance by The Dean Machine. The Dean Machine is a regular around the Mount Washington Valley, seen at The Red Parka Pub and Steakhouse, McGrath’s Tavern, Attitash, as well as other entertainment hot spots throughout New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont. The Valley’s own very popular rock and blues band, starring Jeremy Dean (guitar), Kenny Oakes (bass), and Thadeus Pinkerton (drums). This rugged power trio plays a wide variety of covers from the blues standards of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimmy Hendrix, to 70′s and 80′s dance hits from AC/DC, Tommy Tutone, and ZZ Top. Their eclectic playlist allows them to entertain a diverse crowd.
Join us on Columbus Day Weekend at Bear Peak and enjoy live Bavarian music, food, children's activities, the infamous Keg Toss Contest and the Attitash Biergarten, featuring brewers from around the region.
Kick off your Oktoberfest Weekend Right! Join us for the Fifth Annual 5K Hills & Hops Trail Run to Benefit the Attitash Alpine Education Foundation.
2015/16 Season Passes On Sale Now! Three Mountains, One Pass...All season passes are valid at Attitash Mountain Resort, Wildcat Mountain, and now Crotched Mountain too! Nor’Easter passes also include additional mountains in the Peak Resorts family. Passes can be purchased online or call the Attitash Guest Services at 800-272-5228 to purchase a season pass over the phone.
Daily summer operations conclude on September 7 with our fall operating schedule starting on September 12. We'll then run weekends only from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Columbus Day, October 12 when we wrap up our summer operating schedule and look forward to our winter opening!
WINTER/SPRING JOB FAIR, Saturday, October 17 at Attitash in main base lodge 9 a.m. - noon. Submit your resume or fill out an application on site and meet with department managers/supervisors who can answer questions.