Thanksgiving is just a few days away and that means holiday events are right behind! Gather up the family and enjoy the festivities in Keystone. Keystone is the perfect family ski resort to experience the magic of the holidays.
The magic starts off the Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 30th, with the Winter Family Carnival at Warren Station. From 3 – 6pm, kids can entertain themselves with crafts, face painting, and entertainment while munching on free kettle corn and warm hot cocoa. For the adults, there will be a variety of libations to enjoy while listening to the music of Tara Rose and the Real Deal. The Lighting of River Run happens from 4 – 5:30pm in the center of River Run Village starting with the Kidtopia Parade, visits with Santa, and ending with the Holiday Tree Lighting at 5:15pm. You can catch a bite to eat after the lighting and then after dessert be ready to catch the Keystone Fireworks at 7pm! A full afternoon and evening of laughter and cheer.
Enjoy the other magical activities Keystone offers during this time. The World’s Largest Snow Fort up on Dercum Mountain gets lit up on December 21st and children can enjoy crafts, hot cocoa, and pictures with Santa. The Chocolate Village in the Keystone Lodge is always a must see and is different every year. You’ll be amazed at all the details of this Alpine Village, all carved out of chocolate. Keystone Lake is right outside of Keystone Lodge where you can snap photos on the ice sculpture of Santa’s Sleigh and the Reindeer. Stay warm and sip hot toddies at the Adventure Center and watch the ice skaters wheezing their way past you on the 5-acre lake with the Christmas tree in the middle.
There are many other holiday treats around Keystone to experience so start making this a holiday tradition. Your children will love the family time during this special season.