85th ANNIVERSARY GALA | FEB. 10, 2023 





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Family Festival #2 – 85th Anniversary Celebration

February 11, 2023 - February 12, 2023

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Our second family festival of the season will also coincide with our 85th Anniversary Celebration and the return of the Wausau Frolics!  A fun series of events that will be free and available to all guests across the resort.  More event details will be available soon but this we know:


  • 12pm – 2pm Groomer Rides near Santa Lift
    • $10 per child (If you have a small child you want to sit on your lap, that’s ok!) Max 2 kids, 1 Adult per time slot.
    • Reserve a time
      • Select the date 2/11/2023 in the date field.
  • 10am – 4pm The Main Event – Slopestyle on Aspen
    • Competitors take to the course for a huge event featuring high flying action for all to enjoy.
  • 10am – 4pm Scavenger Hunt.
    • Clues are given out via social media (Facebook & Instagram Stories). Hidden eggs with prizes in them are scattered across the hill and in buildings.
  • 3pm – 7pm Live Music with Brad Emanuel in Historic Lodge
  • 4pm: Birthday Cake Celebration – Free Cake on the Historic Deck while supplies last
  • 5pm:  Free S’mores on Historic Deck
    • First come first served
  • 7pm:  Torchlight Parade & Huge Anniversary Fireworks Show


  • 9am – 2pm  Granite Grom Jam #2
    • The Grom Jam is a freestyle event for kids 12 & under
    • 9am – 10am Bib Pick  Up
      • Registration Now Available
        • Select the date 2/12/2023 in the date field.
      • Limited to 40 kids.
      • Parents must fill out waiver.
      • $40 per child.
    • 10am – 12pm Practice & Teaching
      • with Granite Peak Freestyle Coaches & Park Rangers
    • 12pm – 12:30pm Lunch Break
      • A Pizza Lunch is provided for each registered kid
    • 12:30pm – 1pm Warm Up
    • 1pm – 2pm Grom Jam!
      • Fun run competition
      • Kids can get in as many runs as possible.
      • Prizes handed out for best tricks, overall improvement, sportsmanship and more!
      • One of our favorite events.