2013-2014 Events Schedule
Opening Day – November 27, 2013 - Sunlight Mountain Resort opens!
Open for the Season - Beginning December 6, 2013 - Sunlight is open for the season beginning Friday, December 6. Lifts will not be in operation Monday December 2-5 in order to conserve these awesome early season conditions.
Teton Gravity Research Premiere – December 5, 2013 - A Ski/Snowboard film premiere to kick the season off! Get your tickets at Sunlight Ski & Bike on 309 9th St. GWS. Win Cool Prizes!!!
Adults: $15 (in advance) $20 (day of show)
Kids under 10: $10 (in advance) $15 (day of show)
Day of Infamy Snowshoe Race – December 8, 2014 – A Snowshoe Race!
International Women's Ski Day - December 14, 2013 - A day for women from around the world to come together and celebrate skiing with their daughters, sisters, mothers and girlfriends.
Demo Days – December 21-22, 2013 - Your opportunity to demo new skis and snowboards. Bring the kids up to see Santa.
Skier Appreciation Day – January 10, 2014 - We appreciate your skiers/snowboarders. Tickets are only $15 and all proceeds go to United Way of GarfieldCounty.
Student/Teacher Appreciation Day – January 12, 2014 - A free day for teachers and students are only $15.
The Dynafit Heathen Challenge (COSMIC Race) – January 11, 2014 - A mountaineering race around the side country of Sunlight. Bring your shovel, probe, beakon and smiling face. Prizes for everyone, but big prizes for the top competitors! Tour the backcountry but learn the proper ways before you head out with your guide. Stay tuned for more info.
Ski Spree – February 8-9, 2014 - Fireworks, Chili Cook Off, Need-4-Speed Competition, Rail Jams, Live music and fun for the entire family.
IFSA Jr. Big Mountain Regionals – February 15, 2014 – A Big Mountain Competition held on the East Ridge.
Melanoma Awareness Day – March 1, 2014 - Skin Cancer isn’t anything to mess around with. We honor Brad Lanpher, a long time Sunlight skier who lost his life to Melanoma Skin Cancer. You can get your skin checked for free on this day. Come donate and win cool prizes. Proceeds go to the Melanoma Research Foundation. Sponsored by Bank of Colorado
Defiance Challenge – March 7, 2014 - 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.
Crystal River Spas Spring Thing – March 15-16, 2014 - It’s sunny and time to celebrate winter with a growing rail jam sponsored by Crystal River Spas. Jump over a hot tub with hot chicks in it but show off your steezy skills too! Win great prizes. You can also participate in the Annual CARE Poochie Poker Run, a benefit to raise money for our 4 legged friends who need a home.
Beach Party Pond Skim Spectacular (Closing Day) – March 30, 2014 - A beach party at the base of a mountain. Wear your best costume and show us how you skim across the pond while enjoying live music and boat drinks!