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WinterFest Weekend

February 28-March 1, 2020

Don't let old man winter get you down! We have a fun weekend planned where you'll find the exhilaration of winter sports and games!  

Friday, February 28

Festive Funnel Cakes at Pryor’s

5-6:30 Weekend Welcome (Front Desk area) Shake up your margarita and sample the flaming Bananas Foster. $12 for the margarita but includes a take home shaker.

5-9 pm Prime Rib Night (Copper Mine Bistro, ext. 8090) Limited availability, come early, come hungry and leave happy.

8 - 11 pm Live Entertainment (The Edge, 8080) John Spear Band, a collaboration of some of Central Virginia's finest and most dedicated blues musicians. Although their ages span several generations, the band's members share a common determination to use their exceptional talents to create unique and memorable music.

Indoor S’mores – Only on Friday and only at The Edge!

Saturday, February 29

Wintergreen Ninja Warrior Challenge (Discovery Ridge Adventure Center) Test your inner ninja. At the top of each hour from 1- 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, take the challenge on this timed race course. Age groups: 11 and under or 12 and older.

Scavenger Hunt – Centered around the Mountain Inn and the Blue Ridge Terrace, it’s a fun break for the kids to see if they can follow the clues.

Fun on the Blue Ridge Terrace (all day) Stop by the BRT for wintry yard games – giant jenga, corn hole and more.

Tap Takeover the Blue Ridge Terrace with the Blue Toad featuring Black Cherry and Winterfest ciders.

Stop by Pryor’s for a festive funnel cake!

8-9 am Corduroy Club Overnight Resort guests and Members ski and ride with Wintergreen staff. Meet behind the rental shop at 8 am. Must have a valid lift ticket to attend.

9 am - 2 pm Demo Days Our friends from FreeStyle will be on the Blue Ridge Terrace to help you test out the newest ski and board gear. 

11-4 pm Kettle Corn (Blue Ridge Terrace) Sweet, salty, and crunchy! You can smell it over on Highlands.

11-4pm Blue Toad Tap Takeover - Stop by for some beverage specials and cider from our friends down route 151, Blue Toad HARD Cider Pub - Virginia on the Blue Ridge Terrace. They brew all natural and eminently drinkable hard cider using only locally grown apples from Western New York and, of course, Nelson County Virginia.
They will have their Black Cherry and Wintergreen Winterfest flavors.

10-11:15 am Hatha YOGA with Carolyn Felling (Fitness Center, ext.8562) Yoga helps with flexibility, strength, balance, pain relief and well-being. Must be able to move from standing to laying down. Reservations recommended. Resort Guests ($15) and Members and their Guests ($10).

12-2 pm NASTAR (Eagle’s Swoop) Test your skills against the clock. Prizes awarded for fastest child and adult.

12-3 Copper Mine Deck Refresher (Copper Mine Deck) Stop by for margaritas (you keep the shaker) and sangria – refreshing and thirst quenching.

12-3 pm Meet Jason LeJuggler! (Blue Ridge Terrace and Checkerberry Cabin) Our roaming juggler will dazzle you with his expertise in juggling balls, boxes, flaming torches and machete knives. He’ll also entertain with creative balloon animals.

1-3 pm Leap Day Terrace Throwdown (Blue Ridge Terrace) Come get a taste of what happens in the terrain park. We’ve moved some features to the Blue Ridge Terrace area for you to enjoy the Throwdown. Come cheer your favorite!

3-6 pm Après Ski Live Music (The Edge, ext. 8080) John Spear Band, a collaboration of some of Central Virginia's finest and most dedicated blues musicians. Although their ages span several generations, the band's members share a common determination to use their exceptional talents to create unique and memorable music.

4:30-6 pm Crazy Crown Workshop for Kids (Terrace Cafe) Join Nancy Walters for this kid friendly craft workshop - Crazy Crowns for Kings and Queens. 

5-7 pm Après Ski Bonfire (Blue Ridge Terrace) After a day on the slopes relax with us before heading home. Grab beer, roast a s’more and hang out around the bonfire.

5-6 pm Family Game Night (Terrace Cafe) Join us for sweet fun with Candy Bingo – it’s the Championship round!

7:15 pm Catholic Mass (Crawford)

8-11 pm Live Entertainment (The Edge, 8080) Greg Ward, bringing new revelations, realizations and clarity to Reggae, Roots, Rock, one day at a time... Guitarist, vocalist and producer. Here to serve the people conscious music and positive vibes. Light, love and blessings to all!

9:30 pm Snow Cat Rides (Blue Ridge Terrace) Ride the slopes in this monster machine and see how they get the slopes ready for you to ski and ride. Sign up and purchase online at wintergreenresort.com/Snow-Cat-Rides. Rides are 10 minutes long. There is only one seat, so second passenger must be under 10 years old and ride on your lap Adults: $15 Kids 10 and under: $5

Sunday, March 1

Wintergreen Ninja Warrior Challenge (Discovery Ridge Adventure Center) Test your inner ninja. At the top of each hour from 1- 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, take the challenge on this timed race course. Age groups: 11 and under or 12 and older.

Scavenger Hunt – Centered around the Mountain Inn and the Blue Ridge Terrace, it’s a fun break for the kids to see if they can follow the clues.

Fun on the Blue Ridge Terrace (all day) Stop by the BRT for wintery yard games – giant jenga, corn hole and more.

Festive Funnel Cakes at Pryor’s

8-11 am Breakfast Buffet AND Sangria Sunday  (The Copper Mine, ext. 8090) Fuel your day with the buffet and sip on sangria – light, fruity and refreshing.

10-11:15 am Hatha YOGA with Carolyn Felling (Fitness Center, ext.8562) Yoga helps with flexibility, strength, balance, pain relief and well-being. Must be able to move from standing to laying down. Reservations recommended. Resort Guests ($15) and Members and their Guests ($10)

11 am – 2 pm Sunday Brunch (Devils Grill) New this winter - enjoy a sumptuous Sunday Brunch with all your favorites taken to a new level of deliciousness. Exclusive to Members and Wintergreen Resort lodging guests.

12-3 pm Meet Jason LeJuggler! (Blue Ridge Terrace and Checkerberry Cabin) Our roaming juggler will dazzle you with his expertise in juggling balls, boxes, flaming torches and machete knives. He’ll also entertain with creative balloon animals.

1-3 pm Block Party (Blue Ridge Terrace) Old fashioned games with 3-legged race, boot toss contest, face painting, frozen t-shirt race and more. Stop by for the fun!

1-2 pm Snowskating Clinic (Dobie, near the lesson area) Skate Nelson is offering FREE clinics. No experience necessary. All weather hiking shoes or snowboard boots suggested. Equipment provided.