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December 2018

Discover The Best Skiing in Stowe, Vermont And Save Big!

The Stowe Ski Season has already begun, come hit the powder in 2019!


Aspen, Colorado. Bend, Oregon. Park City, Utah. National Geographic designated these Western U.S. cities as three of the “Best Ski Towns” across the globe. But what about the East Coast? For them, and the many who come to the Green Mountain State each and every year, there is one clear choice: look for the best skiing in Stowe, Vermont!

Unlike many of the other areas across our great country, Stowe is not just a “ski resort”. Stowe ski season takes over the whole community and you will feel right at home nestled among our snowy mountains. To celebrate our wonderful ski culture, The Green Mountain Inn has a special offer to ensure that your vacation in Stowe is both affordable and epic!

Inspired by the awe-inspiring slopes, which include some of the steepest in the U.S., we present the Stowe Epic Ski Pass. Valid Sundays – Thursdays throughout the winter, this package includes discounted accommodations and a lift ticket to the Stowe Mountain Resort. Boasting over 116 trails, you will be sure to find the perfect slope to suit your skill level, from the four double-black diamond runs that best even the pros, to the more tame, perfect for some family friendly skiing in Stowe.

Everything you need for a stellar ski getaway can be found within Stowe’s borders. With easy access to the top gear and regularly offered ski lessons for a boost of confidence on the slopes, all you need to do is get here! We will help you take care of the rest!

When you come for the Stowe ski season, you come “to live in a postcard”. The Green Mountain Inn, situated in the middle of Stowe’s historic Downtown, provides the perfect blend of classic New England charm and modern comfort. Take advantage of this deal and join us in 2019 by calling 800-253-7302 and mention the secret word…EPIC!

Celebrate Pride, Green Mountain Style, at Winter Rendezvous 2019

Head out for a week of skiing and LGBT pride at the annual Winter Rendezvous 2019 event in the Green Mountain State!

Winter Rendezvous 2019

Pride runs deep throughout the Green Mountain State, but each January, it’s raised to the nth degree when one of the most popular LGBT friendly events in Vermont returns. Celebrating 35 years, Winter Rendezvous 2019 will run from Wednesday, January 23 through Sunday, January 27. Unlike many other gay tourism events, this LGBT Friendly ski week doesn’t cater to just one demographic and is meant to be all-inclusive. Because of the broad mix of attendees to the East Coast’s longest running gay ski week, the events throughout the five days will be just as varied.

Every day of the event includes a full day of “SKI and RIDE” festivities at Stowe Mountain Resort and Cross Country Skiing and Snow Showing at the Trapp Lodge. But, the unique highlights for each day of this year’s Winter Rendezvous Vermont are:

Wednesday (Jan.23)
• Opening Party – The Stowe Bowl (8:30PM)

Thursday (Jan. 24)
• Comedy Show – Stowe High Auditorium (7:30PM)
• Bonfire Bash – Golden Eagle Hotel
(Wine, craft beer, and spirits tasting with live musical performances)

Friday (Jan. 25)
• Drag BINGO with House of LeMay – Backyard Tavern (2:00PM)
• Pool Party – Trapp Lodge (5:30PM)

Saturday (Jan. 26)
• Downhill Drag Costume Parade – Midway Lodge (3:00PM)
• Lady Bunny Show – Stowe High Auditorium (8:30PM)
• Blow Out Party – The Rusty Nail (10:00PM)
(Live entertainment from DJ Steve Sidewalk)

Consult the official event calendar to learn more about each individual event during this year’s gay ski week in Stowe. For these five days of wintry bliss, ensure you are fully refreshed and recharged each morning by booking a room at The Green Mountain Inn. Only a short distance away from all of the events above, the classic ambiance and modern comfort of our accommodations will make you feel right at home.

One of Our Favorite Winter Events in Stowe is Set To Return for Its 45th Year

Make sure you mark your calendars, as the Stowe Winter Carnival 2019 is almost here!

When the calendar changes to 2019, the winter events in Stowe continue to roll on! In fact one of the most beloved, having been awarded a “Top 10 Time-Honored Event” by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce, will return for three glorious days at the end of January. From Friday, January 25 through Sunday, January 27, the 45th Stowe Winter Carnival will bring a cavalcade of activities for all ages.

Centered around this year’s theme, “To Stowe and Beyond…”, all three days of this beloved winter carnival in Vermont will feature events that spotlight the many reasons people choose to visit the Green Mountain State during the colder months. These family fun events in Stowe will include:

Friday, January 25

  • Townwide Ice Carving Demonstration Day -Professional carvers will craft their icy masterpieces throughout town. 
  • Live Music Dance Parties -When night falls, it’s time to warm up and boogie for a while.

Saturday, January 26

  • Youth Ice Fishing Derby - Ages 1 – 14 may enter in competitions that range from longest, shortest, and most fish caught.
  • Ice Carving Competition - This “nationally sanctioned” event will pit the top ice carvers around in a frozen water battle carrying the theme from the entire carnival – outer space!

Sunday, January 27

  • Snowvolleyball Tournament -Six person teams compete in this carnival favorite putting a wintery spin on a warmer weather sport.  
  • Snowgolf Tournament - Don your costume and head to the Stowe Country Club for the “wackiest” golfing you have ever seen.

If you’re visiting in January, be sure to check out the Stowe Winter Carnival as you explore our winter wonderland. To truly enjoy your visit, book a room at The Green Mountain Inn. Conveniently located in historic Downtown Stowe, after days in the ice and snow, warm up in the comfort of our elegantly modern accommodations.

Make 2018 The Year You Spend Christmas and New Year’s in Stowe!

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with us at The Green Mountain Inn!


There is no place like home for the holidays… unless you can treat yourself to Christmas and New Year’s in Stowe. With the picturesque backdrop of the Vermont landscape and the traditional New England old-word coziness of our quaint downtown, The Green Mountain Inn is ready to welcome you “home” to our special yuletide destination.

Whether enhancing your own festive traditions or as a sweeping change from them, we believe that spending the holidays with us will reward you with a Christmas you’ll never forget. With that in mind, we’ve crafted a special package to get you in the spirit for your holiday stays in Stowe.

Christmas in the Village Package
Upon arrival, you’ll be transported into the quintessential Old World ambience that is only now found in the Christmas carols of yore. Our setting, that truly could be “like a picture print By Currier and Ives”, is only the beginning, as you’ll enjoy a yuletide filled with tradition and charm.

n addition to our time-honored amenities we offer year-round (such as the guest-favorite full country breakfast), your package includes our luxuriously rustic accommodations at a discounted rate, a welcome Green Mountain Inn commemorative gift, complete with a bottle of wine and festive cheese, fruits, and nuts platter, a horse-drawn sleigh ride through our historic town, and of course, a fabulous Christmas dinner in the Main Street Dining Room.

Even if you wish to have your traditional Christmas celebrations, you can still experience a bit of the Stowe, Vermont Holiday Season by joining us for New Year’s Eve at the Inn. Celebrate the end of 2018 at one the top holiday events in Stowe, Vermont, complete with all of the traditional New Year’s festivities but with a Green Mountain twist.

For hotel guests this year's eve, join us in the Main Street Dining Room from  noon to 7 p.m.  Enjoy the televised college bowl games, open bar and a menu of snack items to choose from.   Then from 10pm to 1am, you can dance into 2019 with tunes played by Peak Entertainment and raise a glass with us for a midnight Champagne toast. 

At Whip Bar and Grill we are featuring  delicious New Year’s Eve specials such as Lobster and Surf and Turf with lunch served from 11:30am – 4:30pm and dinner from 5:00pm – 10:00pm. Dinner Reservations are required: (802)-253-6554

On behalf of everyone at The Green Mountain Inn, we wish you and yours peace, love, and happiness throughout this holiday season and into the New Year!