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Upcoming Events

September 2016

Mission Ridge Expansion Open House

  • Date: September 28th, 2016
  • Time: 6:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Where: Pybus Public Market

Mission Ridge invites you down to the Pybus Public Market in Wenatchee to hear about plans for future expansion. The process is at the beginning and we want our friends, neighbors, and community to be involved from the outset. There will be a presentation outlining the vision of the project and afterword will be an opportunity to discuss the plans with Mission Ridge's Owner, GM, and other staff members. This expansion project is mission Critical for Mission Ridge and we are excited to share it with the public.

October 2016

Leavenworth Marathon

  • Date: October 1st, 2016
  • Where: Leavenworth, WA

A stunningly beautiful course in the scenic town of Leavenworth. Marathoners will start near the renown Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area. Runners will run a loop through the Icicle Canyon the Bavarian Village of Leavenworth through wooded riverfront trails. Mixed surface of asphalt and dirt trails. Surrounded by impressive mountains, you'll likely see salmon spawning in the Wenatchee River and Icicle Creek. More Info


Season Pass Sale and Pickup at Arlberg Sports

  • Date:
    October 7th, 2016 to October 9th, 2016
  • Time: Fri: 10 am to 7 pm, Sat: 10 am to 6 pm, Sun: Noon to 5 pm
  • Where: Arlberg Sports

Arlberg Sports is having their 30th Anniversary Snow Daze Sale October 7, 8, and 9 at their store in downtown Wenatchee and we are going to be there! Don't have your season pass yet? Or do you need to have your picture taken or fill out the paperwork? Come on down to the Snow Daze Sale where Mission Ridge staff will be on hand to help you out. We will not be down at the Pybus Public Market this season as we have in the past, so this is your chance to get squared away in Wenatchee. As always, we will also be available up on the mountain for all your Season Pass needs.


Oktoberfest Trail Runs

  • Date: October 15th, 2016
  • Time: 8:30am
  • Where: Leavenworth Ski Hill

The Oktoberfest Trail Runs (10-mile and 8K, plus a kids race) are held on Wenatchee National Forest lands near Leavenworth, with the start and finish occurring at the Leavenworth Ski Hill facility, located two miles north of the town of Leavenworth. During the winter months, the Ski Hill attracts cross-country skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts. In the spring, summer and fall, these trails become the epicenter for trail running in the Leavenworth area, with rolling terrain, beautiful views of the rugged peaks of the Cascade Mountains and the Icicle Creek area.


Job Fair On The Mountain

  • Date: October 22nd, 2016
  • Time: 10am to 3:30pm
  • Where: Hampton Lodge in the Base Area

Mission Ridge will be hosting a Job Fair October 22nd for those interested in joining the team for the 2016/17 winter season. If you would like, you can fill out an Online Application prior to the Job Fair which will be kept on file and referenced when hiring begins.


For more employment information, please visit our Employment Page.

November 2016
December 2016

Christmas on the Mountain

  • Date: December 17th, 2016
  • Time: 2pm-5pm
  • Where: In the Base Area

A free event for kids and families! Activities include:


  • Face Painting
  • Gingerbread Decorating
  • A special reading of how the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • S'mores Around the Campfire

We'll also have a special visit from Santa, hot chocolate and cider.

Stick around until nightfall to see the stunning Torch Light Parade - something you won't want to miss! 

February 2017

Rails and Ales

  • Date: February 10th, 2017
  • Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Already one of the Wenatchee Valley's legendary events, Rails and Ales is back for it's third year.

Stay tuned for more info...


Valentines Dinner at the Midway Lodge

  • Date: February 12th, 2017
  • Time: Check in Between 4:30 and 5:00pm
  • Where: Midway Lodge

Looking to do something different with your Valentine this year? Mission Ridge has the perfect romantic night planned for you and your special someone. 

Mission Ridge will be hosting a wine tasting and fine dining experience at the Midway Lodge on the the evening of Valentine's Day, February 14th. Guests will snowshoe up to the Midway Lodge and begin by warming up by the fire pit with a special wine tasting. Dinner will be accompanied by live music.

Guests will snowshoe back down to the base area after dinner. 

March 2017

Dummy Downhill

  • Date: March 18th, 2017
  • Time: 4pm Launch Time
  • Where: In the base area next to the Ski School building

Mission Ridge's most popular event is back for it's 17th season! Participants use their creativity to present a non-human dummy on either skis or a snowboard. 

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