Events Calendar

Let’s Kick the Season off in Style!

Winter is fast approaching, and at Marquette Mountain, we’re gearing up for an unforgettable winter season with a jam-packed Winter Season Kick-Off Party. Whether you’re a seasoned skier or a snow sports enthusiast, this event has something for everyone. Get ready for a day filled with excitement, safety awareness, artistic expression, and great entertainment. All doors open at 1pm. Fun, food, games, and safety until 6pm. Here’s a glimpse of what’s in store:

Marquette Mountain Winter Season Kick-Off Party
The season’s grand opening is a celebration in itself! Our Winter Season Kick-Off Party is the place to be. We’re pulling out all the stops to get you in the winter spirit. Expect live music, a bustling atmosphere, and an electrifying vibe that’s sure to get you excited for the season ahead.

Ski Patrol Safety Day
Safety first! The Ski Patrol Safety Day is an event dedicated to ensuring everyone’s safety on the slopes. Meet our dedicated ski patrol team and gain valuable insights into the best safety practices. You’ll learn how to navigate the mountain with confidence and be prepared for any situation. At 2:30 pm MMR Ski Patrol will do a snowsport safety presentation.

Lids on Kids Helmet Giveaway
We care about our young winter enthusiasts’ safety. That’s why we’re giving away helmets for kids. Encourage your little ones to embrace the thrill of skiing and snowboarding with the utmost safety. It’s a gift that provides both protection and peace of mind. Please use the main guest door on the ground floor right across from the M553 walkway to enter for the helmet giveaway. Doors open at 1 pm. Helmet measuring from 1-2pm.

Season Pass Pickup
If you’re a season pass holder, make sure to swing by to pick up your pass! The pass grants you unlimited access to the resort throughout the winter, and it’s your golden ticket to countless adventures on the mountain. Pass pickup and sales are in the Mountain Shop above ski patrol and the locker room. Enter through the walkway under the catwalk and up the steps to the right. The Mountain Shop doors open at 1pm.

Retail Shop Open and MMR Merchandise for Sale
Our retail shop is fully stocked with the latest skiing and snowboarding gear, clothing, and accessories. Don’t miss the opportunity to upgrade your winter gear and attire. Plus, don’t forget to check out the Marquette Mountain Resort-branded merchandise to commemorate your visit. Retail sales are in the Mountain Shop above ski patrol and the locker room. Enter through the walkway under the catwalk and up the steps to the right.

Ski & Board Lesson Information
Whether you’re a beginner or looking to hone your skills, our Ski & Board Lesson Information booth has got you covered. Learn about the various lesson options available and how they can help you reach your goals on the slopes. It’s never too late to improve your skills.

Pre-Season Gear Tune
We are excited to share our new pre-season gear tuning service! Dust of your equipment and plan to drop it off.
Bring your equipment to the Mountain Shop and pay for the desired service. A service technician will take your order, complete the paperwork, and take your equipment in for service. The equipment will be worked on during the next 2 weeks. We will contact you when it is ready to pick up.  The Mountain Shop is above ski patrol and the locker room. Enter through the walkway under the catwalk and up the steps to the right.

Live Music
What’s a party without great tunes? We’re bringing the Seth Brown Duo to keep the energy high and your feet tapping. Dance the day away and celebrate the start of the season with . Live music starts at 3 pm in the Tbar!

Food and Beverage
All that skiing, shopping, and dancing is sure to work up an appetite. Luckily, we’ve got you covered with a variety of delicious food and beverages the Tbar. Recharge and refuel for more fun. Tbar doors open at 1 pm.

HOTPlate Pottery
Unleash your inner artist with HOTPlate Pottery painting. Get creative and paint your own unique pottery items. HOTPlate activities will be in the Chalet main area.

This year, Marquette Mountain’s Winter Season Kick-Off Party promises to be an unforgettable experience. Join us for a day of safety awareness, entertainment, shopping, and artistic expression. We can’t wait to welcome you to our winter wonderland and kick off the season in style. Don’t miss out on the fun – mark your calendars and prepare for an amazing day at Marquette Mountain! See you at the mountain!