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Resort Kick Starts Winter Season with More Snowmaking and New Early Season Pass Product

New pass provides skiers and rider with unlimited access to Sunday River from its opening day through December 24, 2017

October 17, 2017

Sunday River Resort made snow this morning, conveniently timed with the launch of its new early season pass product, the Kickstarter Pass.

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Virginia Couple Wins North American Wife Carrying Championship at Sunday River Resort

Jake and Kirsten Barney of Lexington, Virginia win championship title, 12 cases of beer, and $630 in cash

October 7, 2017

Redemption was the name of the game at today's 18th annual North American Wife Carrying Championship at Sunday River Resort. 

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Sunday River Resort Cools Off Recent Heat Wave with Snowmaking Test

Annual fall snowmaking test complete. All systems go!

September 29, 2017

After several days of record high temperatures in the Western Mountains of Maine, Sunday River Resort jumped at the chance to cool things off with its annual September snowmaking test

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National Wife Carrying Championship Returns to Maine

2017 North American Wife Carrying Championship to take place Saturday, October 7

September 15, 2017

To have and to hold, from this day forward. 

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New Maine Brew Fest on Tap at Sunday River Resort

More than 20 Maine breweries participating in new festival at Sunday River Resort September 8-10, 2017

August 30, 2017

With the Mountains of Western Maine as its backdrop, the weekend-long event will also feature a Full Moon Beer Dinner at the resort's mid-mountain Peak Lodge, an oyster-tasting event, the inaugural Sunday River Disc Golf Tournament, and a Kegs 'n' Eggs Brunch finale hosted by the Sunday River Brewing Company.

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OysterBrew Joins First-Ever Maine Brew Fest at Sunday River Resort

Top Maine Oyster Farmers “hop” on Maine Brew Fest to highlight their product through a unique pairing experience

August 7, 2017 Read More

Resort Readies for Eighth Annual Tough Mountain Challenge

Four-thousand pre-registered racers to take on 21 obstacles spread across four miles of Sunday River Resort’s toughest alpine terrain

July 26, 2017

Four-thousand pre-registered competitors will likely ask themselves the same question before crossing the start line at Sunday River Resort's annual Tough Mountain Challenge this Saturday: "Did I train hard enough?"

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Resort's Summer Mountain Park Opens on Thursday, June 29

E-bike rentals, additional hiking terrain, and an 18-hole alpine disc golf course top list of what’s new

June 20, 2017

Sunday River Resort will celebrate summertime in the Western Mountains of Maine with the opening of its Mountain Park on Thursday, June 29, 2017.

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Sunday River Resort to Host Two Maine Brew Fest Events

First of two festivals will feature as many as 50 Maine craft beers, a disc golf tournament on the resort’s new 18-hole alpine course, and a Full Moon Beer Dinner at resort’s mid-mountain lodge

May 15, 2017

Sunday River Resort will host not one but two Maine Brew Fests, and will kick off its first festival with a full moon beer dinner, as many as 50 craft beers from around the state, and a disc golf tournament on the resort's new 18-hole alpine course.

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Sunday River Resort to Begin Installation of New Spruce Peak Triple Chairlift Next Month

New $2.1 million dollar chairlift slated for completion by start of resort's 2017/18 winter season

April 18, 2017 Read More

Spring Festival Brings the Beach to the Slopes of Maine's Sunday River Resort

Annual spring event on March 31-April 1 celebrates warmer weather with new Friday night rave, live music, a margarita mix-off, and the return of the resort's annual Slip 'n' Flip Competition

March 23, 2017

Sunday River's annual Spring Festival on March 31-April 1 celebrates warmer weather with new Friday night rave, live music, a margarita mix-off, and the return of the resort's annual Slip 'n' Flip Competition

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Bethel Fire Department Wins 27th Annual Firefighters' Race at Sunday River Resort

Proceeds from the Eat the Heat Chili Cook-Off and Masters of the Hose Race will be donated to the Sunday River Community Fund.

March 19, 2017 Read More

How to Rock Spring Après-Ski at Sunday River

Three free slopeside concerts at Maine ski resort set for March 18, March 25, and April 8

March 14, 2017

Après-ski done right is a true art form, which is why Sunday River has enlisted the best local artists for its third annual Spring Après Concert Series.

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How to Rock Spring Après-Ski at Sunday River

Three free slopeside concerts at Maine ski resort set for March 18, March 25, and April 8.

March 9, 2017 Read More

Ski free this spring at Sugarloaf, Sunday River, and Loon with purchase of a 17/18 New England Pass

Spring season pass launch starting March 6, 2017 will include a new five-day flash sale for absolute lowest pricing, a new resort-specific millennial season pass, a buy now/ski now option and a payment plan option

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Record February Snowfall at Sunday River and Sugarloaf

February = "Febru-buried" as skiers and snowboarders benefit from over 5 feet of snow just prior to Presidents' Vacation Week

February 16, 2017 Read More

Sunday River Resort Receives 23 Inches of New Snow in 24 Hours

Resort’s season to date snowfall already twice as much as same time last year

February 13, 2017

In the past 24 hours, Sunday River Resort has amassed 23 inches of new snow. This total is in addition to the 24 inches of snow the resort has seen since the start of February.

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Second Annual Chef Summit Returns to the Slopes of Sunday River this Saturday

Day-of menu includes pancake cook-off and tasting events

January 24, 2017

Culinary event connects skiers and riders with nationally recognized chefs and mixologists

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GLBTQ Skiers Hit the Slopes of Sunday River February 3-5, 2017

Ski resort’s 7th annual White Out Weekend includes new events and activities as well as lift ticket and lodging packages starting at $159

January 18, 2017

Ski resort's 7th annual White Out Weekend includes new events and activities as well as lift ticket and lodging packages starting at $159

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Pour Some Sugar On It: Chef Summit Returns With Pancake Cook Off

New Chef Summit breakfast event at Sunday River Resort will redefine the common pancake

January 9, 2017

Chef Summit returns to Sunday River with new Wild Blueberry Pancake Cook Off on Saturday, Jan. 28 during national blueberry pancake day. 

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Families Save with Children’s Festival Week, January 9–13, 2017

Kids ski, stay, learn, and rent equipment for free when their guardian books three or more nights starting at $109 per person

January 2, 2017

Kids ski, stay, learn, and rent equipment for free during Sunday River's Children's Festival Week when their guardian books three or more nights.

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180 Skiing and Snowboarding Santas Spread Cheer on the Slopes of Sunday River Resort

Skiing Saint Nicks raise $2,845 during 17th annual Santa Sunday

December 4, 2016

180 Skiing and Snowboarding Santas Raise $2,845 for Community Fund at Sunday River Resort During 2016 Santa Sunday.

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Foodies to Flock to the Slopes of Sunday River Resort

The Chef Summit culinary event returns to the slopes January 28

December 1, 2016

Second annual Chef Summit to take place at Sunday River Resort on January 28, 2017 and include a chef tasting event and pancake cook-off.

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Forget the Sleigh: 250 Santas Will Take to the Slopes of Sunday River Resort on Dec. 4, 2016

Skiing and snowboarding Kris Kringles to raise money for charity during Sunday River Resort’s 17th annual Santa Sunday

November 29, 2016

250 Santas Will Take to the Slopes of Sunday River Resort on Dec. 4, 2016, for 17th annual Santa Sunday.

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Go From Online to On-Mountain with Sunday River’s Cyber Monday Deal

Ski resort offers one-day lodging sale on rooms at its Snow Cap Inn

November 25, 2016

Sunday River Resort offers one-day lodging sale on rooms at its Snow Cap Inn during 2016 Cyber Monday

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Video and Photo Alert: Maine is Open for Skiing and Snowboarding

Maine’s Sunday River Resort Welcomes Skiers and Snowboarders to Its Slopes for 2016-17 Opening Day

November 23, 2016

Thanksgiving came early for those skiers and snowboarders able to make it to today's Opening Day at Sunday River Resort. 

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2016-17 Opening Day is Here!

Maine resort opens for skiing and snowboarding tomorrow, Nov. 23, 2016

November 22, 2016

Thanks to a mix of natural and manmade snow, Sunday River Resort will open for skiing and snowboarding tomorrow, Wednesday, November 23, 2016. 

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Three-Ski Resort College Season Pass Deadline Approaches

$359 College New England Pass rate for unlimited access to Sunday River, Sugarloaf, and Loon Mountain applies until November 30, 2016

November 11, 2016 Read More

Maine Couple Wins 2016 North American Wife Carrying Championship at Sunday River Resort

Elliot and Giana Storey of Westbrook, Maine win title, 11 cases of beer, and $665. Couple Also wins Clydesdale division with a combined weight of more than 350 pounds

October 8, 2016 Read More

Cold Air: All Systems Go

Sunday River completes annual fall snowmaking test

September 24, 2016

Sunday River completes annual snowmaking systems test just two days after the official start of fall. 

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