• Fall Festival at Sunday River Resort

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    Name: Fall Festival at Sunday River Resort
    Date: October 7, 2017 - October 8, 2017
    Event Description:


    18th Annual North American Wife Carrying Championship  
    11AM slopeside at South Ridge
    Registration opens Monday, August 1, 2017, for the North American Wife Carrying Championship®. You do not need to pre-qualify to sign up for this one-of-a-kind event. 

    34th Annual Blue Mountain Arts and Crafts Fair
    9AM-5PM in South Ridge Lodge
    Regional artists and artisans exhibit paintings, fine jewelry, pottery, woodworking, photography, and more at this long-standing craft fair with over 40 exhibitors located throughout the South Ridge Lodge.  

    Music Festival 
    1PM to 5:30PM slopeside at South Ridge
    Stay tuned for this year's lineup. Last year's guests included Ghost of Paul Revere, Maine's holler folk band, and Jason Spooner.

    Wine Tent
    Noon to 3PM slopeside at South Ridge
    If you're looking to sample some of the best wines paired with delicate offerings, then head to the Wine Tent. One ticket will get you an etched Sunday River logoed wine glass, samples, and appetizers.


    34th Annual Blue Mountain Arts and Crafts Fair
    9AM-3PM in South Ridge Lodge

    4th Annual New England Corn Hole Championship
    10AM slopeside at South Ridge
    Grab a partner and start practicing now because $600 is up for grabs on Sunday, along with the title of New England Corn Hole Champion. Live music, BBQs, and a beer tent will accompany the action. Registration opens Monday, August 1, 2017.

    Mountaintop Worship Service
    10AM at the Peak Lodge
    Reverend Don Coverdale hosts a Christian service overlooking the Mahoosuc Mountains. Boarding the Chondola begins at 9:30AM.

    'Sunday Bloody Sunday' Tent
    10AM to 2PM slopeside at South Ridge
    One tent dedicated to everything Bloody Mary. We provide the vodka and tomato juice, you choose from over 25 fixings. 

    Music Festival
    11AM to 3PM slopeside at South Ridge
    Stay tuned for details on this year's guests. Last year's festival included The Northside Ramblers and The Mallett Brothers Band.  

    All Weekend

    Sunday River Sports Pre-Season Sale  
    9AM to 5PM at the Discovery Center
    Find great buys on demo equipment, apparel, and this season's newest gear. 

    Mountain Park
    10AM to 4PM slopeside at South Ridge
    Enjoy mountain biking, scenic lift rides, zipline tours, twin zips, 18-hole disc golf, a bungee trampoline, and a climbing wall at Sunday River's Mountain Park

    Kids Games and Pony Rides
    10AM to 4PM slopeside at South Ridge
    Back by popular demand, these carnival-like games that kids flock to year after year, like the duck and fish ponds, Plinko, spin the wheel, and dime toss. Add pony rides, face painting, and a bounce house, and you've got a winning formula for happy kids!

    Wagon Rides
    10AM to 4PM slopeside at South Ridge
    Come meet Belgian draft horses Ben and Bill and nestle in for a free wagon ride around scenic Sunday River. Butch and Becky from Meadow Creek Farm have been coming to Sunday River for years offering this unique experience to all ages.

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    Sunday River Resort
    15 South Ridge Road
    Newry, ME 04261
    Date/Time Information:
    Oct 7 & 8, 2017
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    Free admission. Activities vary in price. 
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