5 Things To Get Stoked About This Season!

5 Things To Get Stoked About This Season!

2018-10-10 Off By The Nomadness Team

The holidays are around the corner and so is the winter snow season. With both of these things headed our way, our mountain towns are getting decked out, hosting special events, and prepping for the incoming snow. Keep reading to find out what everyone is hyped for!


  1. Halloween

Whether you’re into trick-or-treating, dressing up in spooky costumes, exploring haunted houses, or going to family-friendly Halloween festive events. California and Colorado has you covered! Mammoth Lakes, California hosts their annual Halloween Skate Party. Dress up for a chance to win in their costume contest, skate the park, dance, win prizes, and grub on delicious sweet treats and good eats and more all night long! If you’re headed to Colorado, attended Steamboat Springs traditional Halloween Stroll! Celebrate with the entire town in Downtown Steamboat as you stroll the town and view all the shops, restaurants, and houses decorated in spirit of the holiday. Great for the whole family!


  1. Opening Day

This is the day we have all been waiting for! Mammoth Mountain Opening Day (November 8th, 2018) and Steamboat Mountain Opening Day (November 21st, 2018.) As meteorologist have predicted an El Nino winter season, we’re already seeing it in action. This means by the time Opening Day for both of these mountains rolls around, without doubt, it’ll be covered with mounds of fresh powder to shred all day with a celebratory beer toast and music from our local DJ!


  1. Thanksgiving

We’ve all heard of the classic “White Christmasbut the new thing is a “White Thanksgiving” image sitting around the table with your loved ones admiring the glistening snowfall right outside your window. Not only could you have a White Thanksgiving. Mammoth Lakes and Steamboat Springs also host their annual Thanksgiving Turkey Trot! Give thanks for health, fitness and the great outdoors as you jog, run, or walk this 5k marathon. All ages and athletic ability are welcome! Afterward, treat your self to complimentary snack and hot cocoa.


  1. Holiday Festivals

This time of the month is almost everyone’s favorite. The town is dressed in a white snowy coat, colorful lights, beautifully decorated trees, scents of baked goods, and feelings of joy and love are in the air. During this month Mammoth lakes, California hosts numerous events. One of which is the annual tree lighting ceremony, another is the night of lights festival and many others. If you’re traveling to Steamboat Springs, Colorado they are hosting their traditional holiday festival with cookie decorating, Santa workshop, Korbel champagne, rein dear, and more!


  1. New Years

Ring in 2019 with the best celebratory parties and festivals of the entire year! Both Mammoth Lakes, California and Steamboat Springs, Colorado host their annual New Years Eve festivals. At the Mammoth Village join us for a firework festival, parade, food, drinks, live music and more! Also at Canyon Lodge enjoy a champagne toast, top DJ’s, fireworks, private bar and much more. In Steamboat Springs, Colorado head to the mountain to celebrate with live music, complementary Korbel champagne, chocolate fountain, dessert bar, and a one of a kind firework show.


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