February Fun Fest

funfest iconDiscover Sipapu’s most popular - and FREE - family event!

Our President’s Day Weekend celebration includes a giant snow castle, mountain-wide treasure hunt, and costume contest and parade, with heaps of fantastic prizes and more fun than you can shake a ski pole at.


Date & Time:

Saturday, February 13 - Monday, February 15, 2016 | See schedule of events below



Our 2016 February Fun Fest schedule will be updated soon. For a taste of the fun, check out the 2015 schedule below!

 S9Y5561-Fun-FestSnow Castle (Saturday, Sunday & Monday)
Time: Opens at 9 a.m.

Sipapu builds our trademark snow castle every year: a huge structure filled with stairs, slides, flags and plenty of places to play. Join us at 9 a.m. Saturday as we unveil this year’s creation and open the castle for all to explore. 


sunnydayTreasure Hunt (Saturday & Sunday)
Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Our treasure hunt is part scavenger hunt and all adventure. Search the mountain for laminated letters, and when you can spell CLOWN, bring the letters to the ski school in exchange for a prize.


 S9Y5818 Fun FestCostume Contest & Parade (Saturday only)
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Costumed participants meet at the top of Lower Gamble at 12:30 p.m. Spectators gather at the base area near Lift #1 at 1:00 p.m. We'll announce costume contest winners at 1:30 p.m. at the snow castle, where we award medals and prizes, including vouchers for lift tickets, Riverside Cafe, and Olive's General Store.


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Visit our snow report for snow conditions. Check out our blog for snowmaking progress. And don't miss the specials and events happening all season long. Questions? Call us at 800-587-2240.

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