Stratton weekend highlights

Posted By: The Ski Channel on July 21, 2010 10:39 am

This weekend Stratton Mountain Resort is offering an array of activities appealing to young and old alike! Ross Powers, Olympic gold medalist and head of the Stratton Mountain School (SMS) snowboard program, will host the eighth annual Ross Powers Foundation/ Level Field Fund Golf Tournament on July 23. The tournament is held at the Stratton Mountain Country Club, and it aids young athletes in their Olympic pursuits. Starting at 1pm, the best ball scramble event includes a dinner reception and a following awards ceremony. Please contact Marisa Powers at for any sponsorship information or reservation requests. 

On Saturday, Stratton will host its Teddy Bear Parade. Prizes will be awarded for the oldest, youngest, most colorful, biggest, and best named bears. Besides from the parade there will be book signings, story telling, a caricaturist, a carnival in the Village courtyard, the Rock Hooper Outdoor Education Center and more!

The fun doesn’t stop there! Check out Stratton’s ‘Saturday Under the Stars’ event, weekly through Labor Day. Located in the base area, the concerts are free, and for the whole family to enjoy, with food and beverages available for purchase on site. The concerts run from 6-9 p.m.

Here’s a look at what bands will be performing.

July 24 – Wyld Nightz

July 31 – The Peach Eaters

August 7 – Jam Stampede

August 14 – Rustic Overtones

August 21 – Simba

August 28 – Bearquarium

September 4 – Twiddle