Having the blues isn't always a bad thing. All throughout the month of December Mount Snow is celebrating the opening of their new Bluebird Express Bubble Chairlift with lift ticket deals, events and giveaways. So grab your skis and boards and get ready to celebrate your new favorite color -- BLUE.
A massive crane lifts the summit terminal pieces into position. Photo: Mount Snow.
When the new lift makes its maiden voyage, the mountain will be hosting a Grand Opening day full of events including a blueberry pancake breakfast, music, trivia and giveaways. Also on this day, the lucky winner of the Golden Chair raffle will be announced and leave the mountain with a piece of Mount Snow history.
Even if you're not the lucky new chair owner, there are plenty of other specials and events that will make you feel like a winner all month long. Here's a list of some of the important dates and happenings.
December 1: Bluebird Day Photo Contest
December 2-22: Get 20% off "Beat the Blues" package at naturespa
December 3: Mount Snow Film Festival at the Snowbarn. Featuring the premiere of Carinthia: The Movie. 6pm
December 5-11: 17% off Blue logo wear at Mount Snow Sports at the Grand Summit and the Main Base Lodge.
December 6, 13, 20: Blue Tuesdays -- Wear blue and get lift tickets for just $39.
December 9: Bright Lights of the Mount Snow Valley kick-off event.
December 10: 1900' Burger Grand Opening, Mount Snow Retail Fashion Show and free racing on Charlie's Chase.
December 12-18: 17% off Blue beanies and winter hats at any Mount Snow Retail Shop.
December 17: Scavenger Hunt to find the Bluebird Egg. Find it and win a Season Pass.
Check out the Mount Snow events calendar for more details.
With so many great days to be at the mountain this season, you'll need to have a good place to stay. Check out our great rental properties for a comfy place to call home this winter, located just a short distance from all the Bluebird festivities.