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Blue Mountain Resorts Community Day

Posted On: Monday, May 27, 2019

Blue Mountain Offers Free Attractions for Locals on Community Day Sunday June 9th, 10-6pm

Blue Mountain Resorts Community Day

As Blue Mountain prepares for an exciting summer, the four-season Resort is hosting its fourth Community Day on Sunday, June 9th.  Local residents can enjoy free access to Blue Mountain’s summer attractions for the entire day.

“Community Day is a great way for us to express our thanks to our employees, their families and friends as well as the people in this region who help make Blue Mountain a great place to be,” says Jackie Paduano, Manager of Public Relations for Blue Mountain. “Visitors are also welcome to join in the fun on Community Day. For every base camp ticket that a visitor purchases, we will donate an equal amount of tickets to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Georgian Triangle.”

Local residents must bring proof of a mailing address that falls within an approximately 60 km radius of Blue Mountain Resort in order to receive a Community Day wrist band. The wrist band is valid for free access to all Blue Mountain’s summer attractions, including the Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster, Timber Challenge, Wind Rider Triple Zips, Plunge! Aquatic Centre, Open-Air Gondola and the newly opened Chutes and Lumber Ball Run. The Mountain Bike park will be accessible for a discounted rate. Segway Tours are available for free, but participants must book a tour in advance with Guest Services.

Community Day will feature live music and entertainment, at the Coca Cola stage and at the top of the mountain. Free activities and games will take place in the Village.

Visitors can also celebrate the opening of Blue Mountain’s newest retail shop – Blue Mountain Supply Company. The shop will be hosting a day of family fun for its grand opening with prize giveaways, including a new outfit and base camp attractions tickets.

Community Day is a rain or shine event, however operation of outdoor attractions is subject to weather conditions.

Community Day Details: 
Share your local spirit and celebrate summer with us on Community Day! Get FREE access to Blue Mountain attractions, with proof of residency* in the region.

If you’re just visiting our area, you can still join the fun. Each Base Camp ticket purchased on June 9 will be matched with a 1 to 1 donation of Base Camp tickets to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Georgian Triangle.

Sunday, June 9 

TIME EVENT LOCATION
10am-6pm Free Blue Mountain Attractions Activity Central
11am-3pm Giant Games Events Plaza
12-2pm Live Music with Ian Raeburn Village Stage
1-4pm Creation Station: Make your own Button ($) Events Plaza
2pm Interactive Groove Dancing with Tyler Boyle Events Plaza
2-4pm Live Music with Aaron Garner  Top of the Mountain
3-5pm Live Music Village Stage

*Schedule subject to change

 

Free Attractions
10am-6pm, with proof of residency* in the region

Present proof of nearby residency (must reside within a 60km radius of Blue Mountain) and you'll receive a wristband that will give you access to the attractions and specials!

*Attractions include Apex Bagjump, Chutes and Lumber Ball Run, Cascade Putting Course, The Rock Climbing Wall, Open-Air Gondola, Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster, Wind Rider Triple Zips, Plunge! Aquatic Centre, Mill Pond Boat Rentals, Woodlot Low Ropes, Timber Challenge High Ropes and Mountaintop Segway Tours. Segway Tours must be booked in advance and are subject to availability. 50% discount applies to Intro to Downhill lesson and rental package. Event is rain or shine and is subject to change without notice.

Giant Games
Sunday, June 9 from 11am-3pm

Gather the family and find a variety of giant games in the events plaza, take your pick from jenga, connect four, dominoes, and a bean bag toss!

Ian Raeburn
Sunday, June 9 from 12-2pm

Ian Raeburn is an emerging singer-songwriter hailing from the Collingwood area. He has made his mark locally with his hit song “Georgian Bay”, which has been featured on local radio stations and on CBC Radio. He released his self-titled EP in December 2016, and he continues to write music and gig around Southern Ontario. His music is a blend of Folk and Canadiana, drawing comparisons to the legendary Gordon Lightfoot.

Interactive Groove Dancing
Sunday, June 9 at 2pm
 

Tyler Boyle is an event's host, artist and entertainer based out of the Collingwood area. He is a dancer, host/emcee, entertainer & edutainer, hype-guy, speaker, teacher and visual artist. For the past 6 years Tyler has been working with various municipalities, schools, cultural festivals, Blue Mountain Village Association, The Canadian Cancer Society and the Heart and Stroke Foundation enlivening their events with his interactive Groove dance experiences.

Lunch Specials
Present your wristband to enjoy these dining specials!
 

  • Kaytoo Restaurant: $10 lunch menu
  • Wild Wing: $10 pound of wings with a soft drink; half price loaded nacho special; 15% off a single order of wings
  • Tholos: $10 chicken pita wrap with french fries or angus burger with french fries
  • Copper Blues: $10 lunch entrées (all selections from their menu, excluding Surf 'n Turf)
  • Firehall Pizza Co.: $10 cheese or pepperoni pizza

Other Specials
Present your wristband to redeem!
 

  • Village Market: Purchase a Saint Jimmy's coffee and receive a $3 Lotto 649 ticket (9am - 3pm, must be 19+)
  • iwa Spa: Lululemon pop up sale
  • Georgian Christmas: $10 for any scarf in the store

 

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