Upcoming Events

 


2017-2018 Events Schedule -- Sunlight Mountain Resort


Sept. 1: Sunlight Mini-Mayor Campaign - Polls open at: bit.ly/minimayor

Nov. 7: Sunlight Mini-Mayor Election Final day of voting. Polls close and results announced at 7 p.m. MST. (bit.ly/minimayor)

Nov. 30: Winter Stoke Film Fest - Vaudeville Theatre, Glenwood Springs

Dec. 7: Winter Stoke Film Fest - Third St. Center, Carbondale

Opening Day – December 8, 2017: Sunlight Mountain Resort opens for 2017-2018 Season.

Day of Infamy Snowshoe Race – December , 2017: A Snowshoe Race!

Demo Days – December 16-17, 2017: Your opportunity to demo brand new Sunlight Skis. Bring the kids up to see Santa.

Skier Appreciation Day – January 5, 2017: We appreciate your skiers/snowboarders. Tickets are only $20 and all proceeds go to United Way of Garfield County.

Jan 7:  Day of Infamy: Snow Shoe Race on Babbish Gulch

Student/Teacher Appreciation Day – January 8, 2017: A free day for Teachers and Students are only $20.  

Dynafit Heathen Challenge (COSMIC Race) – January 13, 2017: A COSMIC (Colorado Ski Mountaineering Cup) randonee mountaineering race. A backcountry hiking/climbing ski event where racers hike and ski the most challenging terrain at Sunlight.

USSA YSL Race-January , 2017: U10-16 Young Skiers League race on Joslin

Ski Spree – February 3-4, 2017: Taste of Sunlight, Mountain Teasure Hunt, Live music and fun for the entire family.

Special Olympics-February ,2017: Western Region Finals

IFSA Jr. Big Mountain Regionals -February , 2017: A Big Mountain Competition held on the East Ridge. 

USSA U10/12 RACE - February , 2017: GS & Slalom on Joslin (NEW EVENT)

Defiance Challenge – March 2, 2017: How many laps can you ski in 10 hours? Lifts begin running at 8:00am and stop at 5:00pm. This is a true test of your skiing legs and how many laps you can do in 10 hours.

Sunlight Safety Day – March 3, 2017:On this day we honor Brad Lanpher, a long time Sunlight skier who lost his life to Melanoma Skin Cancer. Free testing clinic, plus score discounted pricing on 2017/18 lift tickets. Proceeds benefit the Melanoma Research Foundation. Other safety booths will be on display.

March 17: Yard Sale! Spring Music Series Kicks off St. Patty's Day! – Music starts at 2:00 p.m. plus cash-in on Blowout Deals on gear and apparel at our slopeside Yard Sale!

March 18: Yard Sale! Spring Music Series Parties On! –  Live music starts at 2:00 p.m. plus cash-in on Blowout Deals on gear and apparel at our slopeside Yard Sale! 

March 24: Yard Sale! Spring Music Series Parties On! – Live music tarts at 2:00 p.m. plus cash-in on Blowout Deals on gear and apparel at our slopeside Yard Sale!

March 25: Yard Sale! Spring Music Series Parties On! – Live music tarts at 2:00 p.m. plus cash-in on Blowout Deals on gear and apparel at our slopeside Yard Sale!

March 31: Yard Sale! Spring Music Series Parties On! – Live music starts at 2:00 p.m. plus cash-in on Blowout Deals on gear and apparel at our slopeside Yard Sale!

Buddy Werner State Finals-March ,2017

Telemark Festival – March , 2017

Sunlight Slushy Cup Pond Skim (Closing Day) – April 1, 2017:  Winner receives a 2017/18 season pass plus prizes for best costume! Registration at noon, Skim starts at 1 p.m.! Live music plus blowout deals on gear and apparel!