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Holiday Festivities at Northstar California Holiday Festivities at Northstar California

Event Details

Holiday Festivities at Northstar California
Location: Village
From: Saturday, December 21, 2013
To: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Time: 12:00pm- 5:00pm

From December 21 - 24, we will have live music in the Village, multiple holiday activities, and Santa will be in the Village every day from 12:00 - 2:30 p.m. to take pictures with kids. 


Meet Santa
For the kids, Santa will make appearances in specified locations throughout the Village from 12:00pm-2:30pm to take pictures. Don't forget to bring your Peaks card, Epic Day card, or Pass media for photos!
Santa Locations:
Dec 21- Mine
Dec 22- Adventure, Guiding and Learning Center
Dec 23- The Villager Candle Shop, Pottery Painting & More
Dec 24- Adventure, Guiding and Learning Center

Epic Mix Photos
Epic Mix will be taking fun photos with holiday cutouts on the mountain.

Letters to Santa
Kids can write letters to Santa in various locations in the Village. Letters will be special-delivered to Santa in time for Christmas.
Letters to Santa Locations:

  • The Villager Candle Shop, Pottery Painting & More
  • Ambassador Toys
  • TC’s Pub
  • Mine
  • Kids Ski School
  • Minors Camp

Skiing Santa
Look for Santa skiing on the mountain on December 24, 2013. He will be making stops at the Big Springs Lodge, Zephyr Lodge, and various other locations on the mountain between 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

FREE Village Sleigh Rides
Kids of all ages can enjoy a Sleigh Ride through the Village! Sleigh rides will start and finish by Mikuni.
Dec 21, 22, 23 ONLY, 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Live Music on the Village Stage
December 21-25, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Turtleneck Tuesdays
December 24, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Ice Skating
Of course we'll have ice skating on our 9,000 square foot skating rink in the Village! Open 12:00 - 9:00 p.m. daily, weather permitting. Skate Rentals are $10, FREE if you bring your own skates. 

Christmas Eve Service
An Interdenominational Candlelight Service will be held in the Village Conference Rooms at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 24, 2013.

Worship Service
Sunday, December 22, 2013 an Interdenominational Worship Service will be held on the top of the Vista Chair at 2:00 p.m.

Ripperoo Parade
December 21 & 24
Ripperoo brings all of his Ski School friends out to the Ice Rink for a family friendly après event. The event includes our signature Ripperoo parade around the ice rink which kids are encouraged to get involved in, free Otis Spunkmeyer cookies, dance time with Ripperoo, and several opportunities for family photos. The fun starts in front of Children’s Ski and Snowboard School at 4:30. Don’t be late!

For more information, please call the Season Pass & Ticket Office at 1.800.GO.NORTH (1.800.466.6784).

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