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Crystal Mountain – Mardi Gras on the Mountain – March 2 – 3, 2018


Let the good times roll at Crystal Mountain this Mardi Gras Weekend! We’ve got fun for everyone, with the costume contest, live DJ spinning tunes, the Mardi Gras Rail Jam, and of course beads, beads, and more beads!

Stay tuned for event details!

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Information below is from the 2017 Mardi Gras on the Mountain
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Online registration is available for the Mardi Gras Rail Jam. Slopeside registration available for all other events.

Plan on making a weekend of it. Book your lodging today!

Book Now » or call (888) 976-5106 for reservations.

Friday

6pm – Mask Making with the Snow Monsters

Make your own Mardi Gras mask with the Snow Monsters! Held in the Crystal Center.

Saturday

Beads, Beads & More Beads

Keep your eye out, beads are everywhere! Collect all you can with games throughout the day, costume contest and scavenger hunt on the mountain. Houseguests receive their first set of beads upon check-in. Additional beads available for purchase at the Mardi Gras Tent, while supplies last.

9am

• On-hill bead search
• Find and ski with the Mardi Gras Jester

10am – It’s All Downhiller Alpine Race

Registration required. Details coming soon!

Noon – 5pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ

Dancing, bead contest, face painting, Glitter Tattoos and more! Purchase your Mardi Gras necessities at the slopeside Mardi Gras Shop.

2pm: Stylin’ on the Slopes Costume Contest

Strut your creative Mardi Gras purple, gold and green costumes on the slopes! Participants receive beads for creativity and enthusiasm. Meet at the Lodge slopeside tent at 2pm for judging. Top adult male and female will be crowned King/Queen of the Mountain and win a 2017-18 Season Pass!

3pm – Mardi Gras Rail Jam

Open to both Skiers and Snowboarders. Prizes awarded to top 3 in each division. Top overall male and female win a 2017/18 season pass. $20 per person includes March on the Mountain t-shirt. We’ll have giveaways, swag and more!

Register Online »

4 – 11pm: Live Music at the Vista Lounge

Featuring the Feral Cats! Playing a nice mix of early rock and roll, to blues, to folk. From Dylan to Elvis, they’ll bring their own scraps of familiar Americana to you.

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Crystal Mountain On Facebook

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9 hours ago

Crystal Mountain

Your place - right at the base of the slopes! This second floor studio unit features a dry bar with refrigerator & microwave oven and 2 queen beds. The unit is fully furnished, and located adjacent to Kinlochen’s Thistle Pub & Grille, in the very heart of the resort - just steps from the Peak Fitness Center, Crystal Spa, indoor/outdoor pools, and the main lodge.

Contact the Crystal Mountain Realty team for a tour or more information: crystalmountainrealty.com/homes-for-sale-details/12360-UNIT-251-CRYSTAL-MOUNTAIN-DRIVE-251-THOMPSONVILLE-MI-49683/1802750/111/
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Your place - right at the base of the slopes! This second floor studio unit features a dry bar with refrigerator & microwave oven and 2 queen beds. The unit is fully furnished, and located adjacent to Kinlochen’s Thistle Pub & Grille, in the very heart of the resort - just steps from the Peak Fitness Center, Crystal Spa, indoor/outdoor pools, and the main lodge. 

Contact the Crystal Mountain Realty team for a tour or more information: crystalmountainrealty.com/homes-for-sale-details/12360-UNIT-251-CRYSTAL-MOUNTAIN-DRIVE-251-THOMPSONVILLE-MI-49683/1802750/111/

 

Comment on Facebook

Teresa Brower-Fransen seriously, this is such a good deal!!

1 day ago

Crystal Mountain

Our next Ski and Savor Dinner Series is Tuesday, February 27! Enjoy skiing from 9am-4:30pm followed by a relaxing evening at the Thistle Pub & Grille with our special winter local farm-to-table three-course meal. Only $59 per person or $99 per two adults!

Learn more at crystalmountain.com/specials/ski-savor-dinner-series
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Our next Ski and Savor Dinner Series is Tuesday, February 27! Enjoy skiing from 9am-4:30pm followed by a relaxing evening at the Thistle Pub & Grille with our special winter local farm-to-table three-course meal. Only $59 per person or $99 per two adults! 

Learn more at crystalmountain.com/specials/ski-savor-dinner-series

2 days ago

Crystal Mountain

Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Tickets on sale now!

Michigan Beer and Brat FestivalMay 26, 4:00pmCrystal MountainKick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Held slopeside.
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Admission

VIP Ticket Package: VIP Package includes: Admission at 3pm (one hour before general admission) to the Michigan Beer & Brat Festival, one (1) beer glass (9oz) and 10 tokens.

Cost: $60 per person (Ages 3 & under are free).

Tokens can be used toward a wide selection of Michigan craft beers, brats and delicious sides! No refunds. Tickets are available for pick up beginning in May (date to be determined), at Crystal Mountain's Front Desk, located in the Inn at the Mountain. If you are picking up your tickets on Saturday, May 26, please visit the lower level of the Crystal Center.

General Admission Beer and Brat Tickets
• Early Bird Sale - Save on General Admission Tickets and buy before May 2, 2018! On Sale February 7 - May 1, 2018: $25 per person

• General Admission Tickets, On Sale May 2 - Friday, May 25, 2018: $30 per person

• Day-of Pricing: $35 per person

• Ages 3 & under are free

General Admission Package includes: Admission at 4pm to the Michigan Beer & Brat Festival, one (1) beer glass (9oz) and 5 tokens.

Tokens can be used toward a wide selection of Michigan craft beers, brats and delicious sides! No Refunds. Tickets are available for pick up beginning in May (date to be determined), at Crystal Mountain's Front Desk, located in the Inn at the Mountain. If you are picking up your tickets on Saturday, May 26, please visit the lower level of the Crystal Center.
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Tokens
Additional tokens will be available to purchase at the festival for $2 each.

Full Pour: 1 - 2 tokens*
Half Brat: 1 token
Full Brat: 2 tokens

*Some specialty craft beers and meads may be 2 tokens due to limited availability.
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Entertainment

Drew Hale Band - Time: 3-5pm
Influenced by Texas roots and artists such as Reckless Kelly and Eric Church, the Drew Hale Band’s music pays homage to the red dirt country and southern rock scenes, as well as paints a picture of their love for the people and culture of Michigan, where the band calls home. They have shared stages and played festivals with some of Nashville’s biggest recording artists, including Tim McGraw, Dierks Bentley, Trace Adkins, Toby Keith, and more. You can count on an eclectic show that delivers a dynamic combination of originals and covers that bridge the gap between country, roots rock, and blues.

The Rock Show Band - Time: 5:30-8pm
Mirroring the look and bombast of Journey in its 1980s heyday, The Rock Show Band takes fans on a sojourn through the greatest hits of the Steve Perry era. The song list timewarps to the golden days of shoulder pads and leopard prints as the band loves, touches, and squeezes out all the greatest hits. Their flashy fun performances are sure to keep you on your feet all night!
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Camp & Craft Childcare - 4-8pm: $49
Let our Camp & Crafts program entertain your child while you Beer and Brat! This childcare program is open to children ages 12 and under. Camp and Crafts program includes age appropriate crafts and games. Dinner included : Hot dogs, chips and watermelon.

$5 multiple child discount. Before and after care is available. $10 per additional hour needed. Advanced reservations required. Please call the Park at Water's Edge at 888.968.7686 ext. 7000.
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Sunday, May 27, 2018: Micros on MountainTop
Join us for an afternoon after-party on top of the mountain! Hop on the first chairlift ride of the season and enjoy Michigan microbrews, your barbecue favorites and live music.
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Crystal Mountain asks that you please be responsible about your alcoholic consumption. We encourage our guests to assign a designated driver or use on-property shuttles when leaving the festival. Cars left overnight will not be ticketed or towed. Those who chose not to drink at the festival will still have to pay the same price for admission as those who are drinking. All attendees have access to a lineup of musical talent, food and beverage vendors, merchandise, festival activities and prizes. For this reason, discounted tickets are not available.
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Michigan Beer and Brat Festival

 

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Crystal Mountain – 5-for-$50 Friday – March 9, 2018

Friday – March 9, 2018

5-for-$50 Lift Tickets

Bring a group of five people and you ALL ski and ride ALL DAY for only $50!

The larger the group, the better the deal:
• 2 for $25 each
• 3 for $16.67 each
• 4 for $12.50 each
• 5+ for $10 each

Cannot be combined with any other offers, special discounts or coupons.

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Visit Crystal Mountain Website >>>>

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More News From Crystal Mountain Resort

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Crystal Mountain On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from the Crystal Mountain Page On Facebook.

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9 hours ago

Crystal Mountain

Your place - right at the base of the slopes! This second floor studio unit features a dry bar with refrigerator & microwave oven and 2 queen beds. The unit is fully furnished, and located adjacent to Kinlochen’s Thistle Pub & Grille, in the very heart of the resort - just steps from the Peak Fitness Center, Crystal Spa, indoor/outdoor pools, and the main lodge.

Contact the Crystal Mountain Realty team for a tour or more information: crystalmountainrealty.com/homes-for-sale-details/12360-UNIT-251-CRYSTAL-MOUNTAIN-DRIVE-251-THOMPSONVILLE-MI-49683/1802750/111/
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Your place - right at the base of the slopes! This second floor studio unit features a dry bar with refrigerator & microwave oven and 2 queen beds. The unit is fully furnished, and located adjacent to Kinlochen’s Thistle Pub & Grille, in the very heart of the resort - just steps from the Peak Fitness Center, Crystal Spa, indoor/outdoor pools, and the main lodge. 

Contact the Crystal Mountain Realty team for a tour or more information: crystalmountainrealty.com/homes-for-sale-details/12360-UNIT-251-CRYSTAL-MOUNTAIN-DRIVE-251-THOMPSONVILLE-MI-49683/1802750/111/

 

Comment on Facebook

Teresa Brower-Fransen seriously, this is such a good deal!!

1 day ago

Crystal Mountain

Our next Ski and Savor Dinner Series is Tuesday, February 27! Enjoy skiing from 9am-4:30pm followed by a relaxing evening at the Thistle Pub & Grille with our special winter local farm-to-table three-course meal. Only $59 per person or $99 per two adults!

Learn more at crystalmountain.com/specials/ski-savor-dinner-series
... See MoreSee Less

Our next Ski and Savor Dinner Series is Tuesday, February 27! Enjoy skiing from 9am-4:30pm followed by a relaxing evening at the Thistle Pub & Grille with our special winter local farm-to-table three-course meal. Only $59 per person or $99 per two adults! 

Learn more at crystalmountain.com/specials/ski-savor-dinner-series

2 days ago

Crystal Mountain

Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Tickets on sale now!

Michigan Beer and Brat FestivalMay 26, 4:00pmCrystal MountainKick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Held slopeside.
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Admission

VIP Ticket Package: VIP Package includes: Admission at 3pm (one hour before general admission) to the Michigan Beer & Brat Festival, one (1) beer glass (9oz) and 10 tokens.

Cost: $60 per person (Ages 3 & under are free).

Tokens can be used toward a wide selection of Michigan craft beers, brats and delicious sides! No refunds. Tickets are available for pick up beginning in May (date to be determined), at Crystal Mountain's Front Desk, located in the Inn at the Mountain. If you are picking up your tickets on Saturday, May 26, please visit the lower level of the Crystal Center.

General Admission Beer and Brat Tickets
• Early Bird Sale - Save on General Admission Tickets and buy before May 2, 2018! On Sale February 7 - May 1, 2018: $25 per person

• General Admission Tickets, On Sale May 2 - Friday, May 25, 2018: $30 per person

• Day-of Pricing: $35 per person

• Ages 3 & under are free

General Admission Package includes: Admission at 4pm to the Michigan Beer & Brat Festival, one (1) beer glass (9oz) and 5 tokens.

Tokens can be used toward a wide selection of Michigan craft beers, brats and delicious sides! No Refunds. Tickets are available for pick up beginning in May (date to be determined), at Crystal Mountain's Front Desk, located in the Inn at the Mountain. If you are picking up your tickets on Saturday, May 26, please visit the lower level of the Crystal Center.
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Tokens
Additional tokens will be available to purchase at the festival for $2 each.

Full Pour: 1 - 2 tokens*
Half Brat: 1 token
Full Brat: 2 tokens

*Some specialty craft beers and meads may be 2 tokens due to limited availability.
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Entertainment

Drew Hale Band - Time: 3-5pm
Influenced by Texas roots and artists such as Reckless Kelly and Eric Church, the Drew Hale Band’s music pays homage to the red dirt country and southern rock scenes, as well as paints a picture of their love for the people and culture of Michigan, where the band calls home. They have shared stages and played festivals with some of Nashville’s biggest recording artists, including Tim McGraw, Dierks Bentley, Trace Adkins, Toby Keith, and more. You can count on an eclectic show that delivers a dynamic combination of originals and covers that bridge the gap between country, roots rock, and blues.

The Rock Show Band - Time: 5:30-8pm
Mirroring the look and bombast of Journey in its 1980s heyday, The Rock Show Band takes fans on a sojourn through the greatest hits of the Steve Perry era. The song list timewarps to the golden days of shoulder pads and leopard prints as the band loves, touches, and squeezes out all the greatest hits. Their flashy fun performances are sure to keep you on your feet all night!
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Camp & Craft Childcare - 4-8pm: $49
Let our Camp & Crafts program entertain your child while you Beer and Brat! This childcare program is open to children ages 12 and under. Camp and Crafts program includes age appropriate crafts and games. Dinner included : Hot dogs, chips and watermelon.

$5 multiple child discount. Before and after care is available. $10 per additional hour needed. Advanced reservations required. Please call the Park at Water's Edge at 888.968.7686 ext. 7000.
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Sunday, May 27, 2018: Micros on MountainTop
Join us for an afternoon after-party on top of the mountain! Hop on the first chairlift ride of the season and enjoy Michigan microbrews, your barbecue favorites and live music.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Crystal Mountain asks that you please be responsible about your alcoholic consumption. We encourage our guests to assign a designated driver or use on-property shuttles when leaving the festival. Cars left overnight will not be ticketed or towed. Those who chose not to drink at the festival will still have to pay the same price for admission as those who are drinking. All attendees have access to a lineup of musical talent, food and beverage vendors, merchandise, festival activities and prizes. For this reason, discounted tickets are not available.
... See MoreSee Less

Michigan Beer and Brat Festival

 

Comment on Facebook

Kristina Turpin 🍺🌭

Brittany Ken Keillor Nicole Schreiber Hilary Adamczak Edmondson Danielle Warner We should go!

Oh that sounds fun!

Jennifer Frea

Too soon dudes

+ View previous comments

Load more

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Visit Crystal Mountain Website >>>>

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Crystal Mountain – Spring Carnival – March 9 – 10, 2018


Celebrate spring the “up-north” way, with all kinds of snow-filled fun! Fun-in-the-sun costumes are highly encouraged. Get ready for great events and activities for the whole family to enjoy during Spring Carnival.

Friday, March 9

5-for-$50 Friday

Bring a group of six people and you all ski and ride from open-to-close for only $50!

The larger the group, the better the deal:
• 2 for $25 each
• 3 for $16.67 each
• 4 for $12.50 each
• 5+ for $10 each!

Cannot be combined with any other offers, special discounts or coupons. Valid for skiing and riding on Friday, March 9, 2018 only.

Stay tuned for additional details!

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Information below is from the 2017 Spring Carnival
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Spring Carnival is full of hilarious fun on and off the hill. Get started with Family Bootcamp at the Peak Fitness Center, exercise your creativity in the annual Cardboard Classic Race on Cheers, and dare yourself to schuss down and get soaked in the hugely popular Slush Cup.

There’s also a DJ Dance Party and slopeside BBQ, topped off by a FREE concert featuring Brena. Make a weekend out of it and take advantage of lodging from just $119 per night.

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Friday

6pm: Cardboard Sled Building Workshop

Located in the Crystal Center. Cardboard and tape will be provided. $10 per duct tape roll. Reservations available at Park at Water’s Edge – stop by or call 888.968.7686 ext. 7000.

7-8pm: Cardboard Classic Registration

Completed sled and all participants must be present to register. The sledding surface of your sled must be standard brown cardboard or standard silver duct tape. Registration to be held slopeside on the lodge deck.

Cardboard Classic Rules »

Saturday

9:30-10:30am: Cardboard Classic Registration

Completed sleds and participants must be present to register. The The sledding surface of your sled must be standard brown cardboard or standard silver duct tape. Registration will be held slopeside on the Lodge deck.

Cardboard Classic Rules »

10:30am: Cardboard Classic Creative Sled Contest

Build a cardboard sled using only standard cardboard and duct tape. All sleds participating in the competition must be pre-registered.

Cardboard Classic Rules »

11am: Cardboard Classic Race

Once registered, the cardboard sleds and riders will make their way up the mountain for a race like no other. All sleds and participants must be present at registration.

Cardboard Classic Rules »

Noon – 1:30pm: Slush Cup Registration

Held slopeside on the Lodge deck.

Noon – 4pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ

Including hula hoop contest, limbo and more!

2pm: Slush Cup

Ski or ride through a giant pit of icy slush for bragging rights! Day-of registration required at the slopeside tent. Helmets are required. Rental gear is prohibited. Participants must be 12 years of age.

4 – 7pm: FREE Slopeside Concert featuring Brena

Their wide variety of songs offers a little something for everyone; ranging from oldies, to current top 40 hits, classic rock to smooth R&B, country to high energy dance music, and everything in between.

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Cardboard Classic 2017 – Photo Gallery (Click on photos for captions & slideshow view)

Thanks to all of our participants in the Cardboard Classic! It’s certainly lived up to its name today. Meanwhile the four different seasons Mother Nature threw at us this week unfortunately created some technical problems with the Slush Cup but will be ready for Celts & Kayaks weekend on March 18!
 

More Cardboard Classic 2017 Photos on Facebook >>>

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Crystal Mountain – Spring Fling – 2016 – Photo Gallery (Click on photos for captions & slideshow view)
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Crystal Mountain – Celts & Kayaks – March 16 – 17, 2018


Cheers to a fun-filled St. Patrick’s weekend, with plenty of activities for everyone, including our epic Kayak on the Snow Race.

Stay tuned for event details!

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Information below is from the 2017 Celts & Kayaks
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Cheers to a fun-filled St. Patrick’s weekend, with plenty of activities for everyone, including our epic Kayak on the Snow Race.

Don’t miss the celebration! Book your stay today.

Book Now » or call (888) 976-5106 for reservations.

Friday

9am – 4pm

Shamrock Search – Find a numbered shamrock and return it to the Park at Water’s Edge for a prize!

Pot of Gold Challenge – Enter your best guess to win a Pot of Gold. Visit the Park at Water’s Edge for details.

Look for the Leprechaun – The leaping Leprechaun comes just once a year. Find him for good luck and an on hill photo!

4pm – 11pm: Green Beer Party at the Vista Lounge

Saturday

9:30am – 1:30am: Event Registration

Slope side registration available for the Kayak on the Snow Race and the Slush Cup. Participants must be present to register. See rules for event age requirements. Parent signature required for children 17 and under.

11am: Kayak on the Snow Race

Compete for the best time kayaking on the snow! Equipment provided. The use of personal equipment is prohibited. Participants must be at least 8 years old. Registration required.

Kayak On-Snow Rules »

12pm – 4pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ

We’ll be playing games and dancing all afternoon long! Held slopeside on the Lodge deck.

1pm: Celtic Dance

Enjoy a unique slopeside show of Dair2Treble Irish & Interpretive Dance Troupe. Directed by Rose Vanderley. Showcasing traditional Irish dancing steps!

2pm: Slush Cup

Ski or ride through a giant pit of icy slush for bragging rights. Day of registration required at slopeside tent. Helmets are required. Rental gear is prohibited. Participants must be 12 years of age.

Visit Crystal Mountain Website >>>>

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More News From Crystal Mountain

Additional News From Crystal Mountain >>>>

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Crystal Mountain On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from the Crystal Mountain Page On Facebook.

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9 hours ago

Crystal Mountain

Your place - right at the base of the slopes! This second floor studio unit features a dry bar with refrigerator & microwave oven and 2 queen beds. The unit is fully furnished, and located adjacent to Kinlochen’s Thistle Pub & Grille, in the very heart of the resort - just steps from the Peak Fitness Center, Crystal Spa, indoor/outdoor pools, and the main lodge.

Contact the Crystal Mountain Realty team for a tour or more information: crystalmountainrealty.com/homes-for-sale-details/12360-UNIT-251-CRYSTAL-MOUNTAIN-DRIVE-251-THOMPSONVILLE-MI-49683/1802750/111/
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Your place - right at the base of the slopes! This second floor studio unit features a dry bar with refrigerator & microwave oven and 2 queen beds. The unit is fully furnished, and located adjacent to Kinlochen’s Thistle Pub & Grille, in the very heart of the resort - just steps from the Peak Fitness Center, Crystal Spa, indoor/outdoor pools, and the main lodge. 

Contact the Crystal Mountain Realty team for a tour or more information: crystalmountainrealty.com/homes-for-sale-details/12360-UNIT-251-CRYSTAL-MOUNTAIN-DRIVE-251-THOMPSONVILLE-MI-49683/1802750/111/

 

Comment on Facebook

Teresa Brower-Fransen seriously, this is such a good deal!!

1 day ago

Crystal Mountain

Our next Ski and Savor Dinner Series is Tuesday, February 27! Enjoy skiing from 9am-4:30pm followed by a relaxing evening at the Thistle Pub & Grille with our special winter local farm-to-table three-course meal. Only $59 per person or $99 per two adults!

Learn more at crystalmountain.com/specials/ski-savor-dinner-series
... See MoreSee Less

Our next Ski and Savor Dinner Series is Tuesday, February 27! Enjoy skiing from 9am-4:30pm followed by a relaxing evening at the Thistle Pub & Grille with our special winter local farm-to-table three-course meal. Only $59 per person or $99 per two adults! 

Learn more at crystalmountain.com/specials/ski-savor-dinner-series

2 days ago

Crystal Mountain

Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Tickets on sale now!

Michigan Beer and Brat FestivalMay 26, 4:00pmCrystal MountainKick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Held slopeside.
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Admission

VIP Ticket Package: VIP Package includes: Admission at 3pm (one hour before general admission) to the Michigan Beer & Brat Festival, one (1) beer glass (9oz) and 10 tokens.

Cost: $60 per person (Ages 3 & under are free).

Tokens can be used toward a wide selection of Michigan craft beers, brats and delicious sides! No refunds. Tickets are available for pick up beginning in May (date to be determined), at Crystal Mountain's Front Desk, located in the Inn at the Mountain. If you are picking up your tickets on Saturday, May 26, please visit the lower level of the Crystal Center.

General Admission Beer and Brat Tickets
• Early Bird Sale - Save on General Admission Tickets and buy before May 2, 2018! On Sale February 7 - May 1, 2018: $25 per person

• General Admission Tickets, On Sale May 2 - Friday, May 25, 2018: $30 per person

• Day-of Pricing: $35 per person

• Ages 3 & under are free

General Admission Package includes: Admission at 4pm to the Michigan Beer & Brat Festival, one (1) beer glass (9oz) and 5 tokens.

Tokens can be used toward a wide selection of Michigan craft beers, brats and delicious sides! No Refunds. Tickets are available for pick up beginning in May (date to be determined), at Crystal Mountain's Front Desk, located in the Inn at the Mountain. If you are picking up your tickets on Saturday, May 26, please visit the lower level of the Crystal Center.
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Tokens
Additional tokens will be available to purchase at the festival for $2 each.

Full Pour: 1 - 2 tokens*
Half Brat: 1 token
Full Brat: 2 tokens

*Some specialty craft beers and meads may be 2 tokens due to limited availability.
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Entertainment

Drew Hale Band - Time: 3-5pm
Influenced by Texas roots and artists such as Reckless Kelly and Eric Church, the Drew Hale Band’s music pays homage to the red dirt country and southern rock scenes, as well as paints a picture of their love for the people and culture of Michigan, where the band calls home. They have shared stages and played festivals with some of Nashville’s biggest recording artists, including Tim McGraw, Dierks Bentley, Trace Adkins, Toby Keith, and more. You can count on an eclectic show that delivers a dynamic combination of originals and covers that bridge the gap between country, roots rock, and blues.

The Rock Show Band - Time: 5:30-8pm
Mirroring the look and bombast of Journey in its 1980s heyday, The Rock Show Band takes fans on a sojourn through the greatest hits of the Steve Perry era. The song list timewarps to the golden days of shoulder pads and leopard prints as the band loves, touches, and squeezes out all the greatest hits. Their flashy fun performances are sure to keep you on your feet all night!
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Camp & Craft Childcare - 4-8pm: $49
Let our Camp & Crafts program entertain your child while you Beer and Brat! This childcare program is open to children ages 12 and under. Camp and Crafts program includes age appropriate crafts and games. Dinner included : Hot dogs, chips and watermelon.

$5 multiple child discount. Before and after care is available. $10 per additional hour needed. Advanced reservations required. Please call the Park at Water's Edge at 888.968.7686 ext. 7000.
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Sunday, May 27, 2018: Micros on MountainTop
Join us for an afternoon after-party on top of the mountain! Hop on the first chairlift ride of the season and enjoy Michigan microbrews, your barbecue favorites and live music.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Crystal Mountain asks that you please be responsible about your alcoholic consumption. We encourage our guests to assign a designated driver or use on-property shuttles when leaving the festival. Cars left overnight will not be ticketed or towed. Those who chose not to drink at the festival will still have to pay the same price for admission as those who are drinking. All attendees have access to a lineup of musical talent, food and beverage vendors, merchandise, festival activities and prizes. For this reason, discounted tickets are not available.
... See MoreSee Less

Michigan Beer and Brat Festival

 

Comment on Facebook

Kristina Turpin 🍺🌭

Brittany Ken Keillor Nicole Schreiber Hilary Adamczak Edmondson Danielle Warner We should go!

Oh that sounds fun!

Jennifer Frea

Too soon dudes

+ View previous comments

Load more

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Visit Crystal Mountain Website >>>>

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Crystal Mountain – Retro Weekend – March 23 – 24, 2018


Dust off the neon, ringer tees, gigantic jeans and vintage sweaters. Whatever your decade, it’s time to bring it back for Retro Weekend at Crystal Mountain! Online registration required for race events.

Stay tuned for event details!

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Information below is from the 2017 Retro Weekend
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Don’t miss the celebration! Book your stay today.

Book Now » or call (888) 976-5106 for reservations.

Friday

6pm: Birds of Prey

Back by popular demand! Learn more about Wings of Wonder and their raptor rehabilitation program and meet live birds of prey like owls, falcons and hawks.

Saturday

11am: Get Up! On Mountain Run

Take the challenge to run, walk, climb or crawl to the top of Buck, slush or shine! Medals for all finishers. Top male and female winners receive a 2017-18 Season Pass! $20 per person, includes March on the Mountain t-shirt.

Register Online »

2pm: Get Down! Bike Race

Race on the mountain in snow, slush, or sand for the best time of two runs. Medals awarded for the top three in both Fat Tire and Open categories. $20 per person, includes March on the Mountain t-shirt.

Register Online »

Noon – 4pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ

Includes “Name That Tune”, Rubik’s Cube Contest and more. Held slopeside on the Lodge deck.

5 – 8pm – FREE Slopeside Concert featuring The Journey

The Journey Tribute entertains audiences from all over the world. Let this band of extremely talented musicians take you on a “journey” of some of rock’s most enduring classics. Be prepared for a high energy show!

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