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Packages & Specials


3rd and 4th Grade Ski Free Programs

SANY logoSki NY Free Any 3rd or 4th grader may purchase a NY State passport book for $22 and ski or snowboard FREE three times at any participating NY State area. Click here for details.

If you've never skied before, you can also choose the Learn to Ski or Snowboard package booklet which contains one free learn to ski or snowboard package for the child and coupons for a 20% discount on a future visit for the 3rd or 4th grader, as well as a discount for the adult. Click here for details.

Age 6 and Under Ski Free

We've offered free lift tickets to children age 5 and under for years, but new for 2013-14 the age was raised to 6! Starting this season all kids age 6 and under ski free at Holiday Valley! Another great reason to enjoy skiing with the entire family.

But remember, everyone needs a ticket on the slopes. Please bring your child to the ticket window to get his or her ticket.

Bluegrass Festival

Don't miss out on this fun new event at Holiday Valley, April 11-13, 2014 in the Holiday Valley Lodge! The Enchanted Mountain Music Festival featuring the bluegrass and roots music of Nora Jane Struthers and the Party Line and Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen, plus Creek Bend and Paris Texas. Concerts Friday and Saturday nights, tickets are $25. Workshops, daytime concerts and evening concert on Saturday tickets $50. Sunday morning jam and concerts too. For a complete schedule click here. For online ticket purchase click here.

Golf Course Opens 2014

The front nine (a modified version because of the snow) will open on Saturday, April 12 at 8:00AM! The price for 9 holes is $24 to walk, or $34 with a cart. Call the Golf Shop for tee times, 716-699-2345, ext 4411. Summer is coming!

SKI Magazine Ranks HV 5th in East

Readers of SKI Magazine ranked Holiday Valley the 5th best resort in eastern US and Canada. Leading the rankings is lifts as number 1 and  service and on-mountain food as number 2. Dining and après ski rank third, lodging ranks fourth and off-hill activities and access rank fifth. Weather ranks number 6 and family programs rank number 7. Read the full article here.

McCarty Cafe Open

COME AND SEE US! McCarty Cafe is open in the new Holiday Valley Lodge serving Starbucks coffee, espresso drinks, bagels, pastries, breakfast sandwiches and deli sandwiches. The Lodge is fabulous, the new salads are wonderful and we would love to see all of you! Open daily at 7:00 a.m. 





Lake Effect Card

The Lake Effect Card is back! Purchase for $99 (plus tax), and it's good for one Resort Standard room night at the Inn at Holiday Valley any time - midweek, weekends or holidays -  as long as we're under 90% occupied. You can reserve up to 48 hours in advance (but no farther out) and reservations may not be cancelled. Lake Effect Cards makes AWESOME Christmas presents! Buy now, the Lake Effect Card has a limited availability.

Ellicottville Bowling!

Wowie, Ellicottville now has its own bowling alley! It is located off Fillmore Ave, near the Village Park. Night time glow in the dark bowling and a great pizza place too!

Ski New York License Plate

Be the first on your block to sport a Ski New York license plate! Show your enthusiasm for skiing and help support recreational facilities in New York State! Click here to see a picture of the plate and find out how to order.