Ellicottville Fall Festival

October 8-9, 2016

A great weekend of fun for the whole family. Ride the chairlift to the top of Mardi Gras and listen to the live bands, eat and drink and take in the spectacular fall colors. Ski and Snowboard Swap in Holiday Valley Lodge starting Thursday. Holiday Valley Mountain Shop Sale also in the Lodge. Enjoy wine and cheese and purchase Classic season Passes at pre-September 15th rates in Customer Service. The Village is one big celebration with street vendors, arts and crafts, entertainment, sales and tons-o-fun. Most activities run from 10AM to 5PM in Ellicottville. The 5K Run is on Saturday and Mountain Bike Race is on Sunday. Click for race info.

 Saturday, October 8    
 9AM to 5PM Ski Swap and Mountain Shop Sale HV Lodge
 9:30AM (8:30 Registration) 5K Road Race HV Lodge
 10AM to 4PM Customer Service Open House and Classic Pass Sale Resort Svc Center
 noon to 4PM Mardi Gras Chairlift Rides $6 per person, $20 family of 4
Mountain Top Cookout and Tommy Z Band
 Mardi Gras
 2PM Birds of Prey Show Slopeside HV Lodge
 3PM to 7PM Live Music from The Strangers Cabana Bar
 Sunday, October 9    
 10AM to 3PM  Ski Swap and Mountain Shop Sale HV Lodge
 10AM to 4PM Customer Service Open House and Classic Pass Sale Resort Svc Center
 10AM (8:30 Registration) Mountain Bike Race HV Training Center
  noon to 4PM Mardi Gras Chairlift Rides $6 per person, $20 family of 4
Mountain Top Cookout and Black and Blues Band
Mardi Gras
 2PM Birds of Prey Show Slopeside HV Lodge
 3PM to 7PM Live Music from the Party Squad Cabana Bar

 

Live entertainment at Holiday Valley

Saturday - Tommy Z Band at the Top of the Mardi Gras lift from noon to 4PM

Saturday - The Strangers at the Cabana Bar from 3:00 to 7:00

Sunday - Black and Blues Band at the Top of the Mardi Gras lift from noon to 4PM

Sunday  - The Party Squad at the Cabana Bar from 3:00 to 7:00

 

Please note: the chairlift rides are for people only...dogs must hike up. And please keep your dog on a leash during Fall Festival.

Chairlift rides are also available on Spruce Lake Quad from 11AM to 5PM on Saturday and Sunday for $7 per person.

Note this new activity...Birds of Prey show at 2:00 Saturday and Sunday outside Holiday Valley Lodge. Learn fascinating facts about the history of falconry, get up close with hawks, falcons, owls and other birds of prey, watch a demonstration of how the birds are trained using a lure. 

Attention Classic Season Passholders!
Present your season pass to the bottom of the lift for a FREE ride!