Join the Snow Princess, Old Man Winter, Scurry and Snowflake as they delight the entire family with appearances throughout Beaver Creek Plaza. Make sure to ask for your holiday wish ribbon to put on the Wishing Tree!
Kids’ Winter Wonder Parade
Kids can join the Winter Characters in a parade from the Plaza Stage in Beaver Creek Plaza.
Santa and his elves set up shop in Beaver Creek Plaza to hear the Christmas wishes of children. Don’t forget your camera to capture a picture with Santa!
Drums of the Mountains
Peak Rhythms packs in their drums, but everyone has a chance to pound on these percussion instruments. Don’t miss out on your chance to become a part of this drum ceremony!
Family FunFest Carnival
Watch as the village comes alive with games, fun and prizes for kids of all ages! Get your caricature drawn, try your luck at our games of skill or just sit back and enjoy the activity during this free family event. There’s sure to be something for everyone!
Wazzo the Magnificent Magician
Join Wazzo the Magnificent Magician on the Plaza for a fun-filled afternoon of magic! But wait - Wazzo doesn’t just do magic, he’s also a clown comedian! Ooos, ahhhs and hahas will abound!
Tour the Vilar Performing Arts Center
Experience the Vilar Performing Arts Center from a performer’s perspective! Explore the green rooms, backstage, and even the sound & lighting booth during this all-access guided tour. Meet in the Vilar Performing Arts Center lobby.
Figure Skating Shows
Come see an outstanding figure skating performance featuring some of the best skaters in Colorado as they bring the ice to life.
American Jukebox Skate Night
Enjoy the music of the decades as you and your family dance and skate around the ice rink to tunes from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s.
The Original Dickens CarolersThe Original Dickens Carolers, Denver’s premier Victorian caroling company, has performed throughout Colorado and the region since 1986. The ODC originally began in historic Larimer Square and have delighted audiences all over Colorado. See them on the Beaver Creek Plaza this WinterFest!
Christmas Rock and Winter Rock Skate Night
A holiday twist on Skate Nights– one of Beaver Creek’s favorite events! Enjoy the music as you and your family dance and skate around the ice rink. Keep your eye out for some of the Winter Characters who will join in as you skate the night away!
Beaver Creek Loves Teens, Too
The mountain is all the entertainment your teen needs during the day, but what happens when the sun goes down? That’s why Beaver Creek is proud to announce the third season of BC<3T2 – evening programming for teens only! It’s easy to register at www.beavercreek.com/teens!
Poppy The Clown – Juggling & Magic
Come join Poppy as he delights audiences with his special interactive style of comedy and magic. He dazzles the young audience with chances for them to help him learn to juggle, share in presenting magical tricks of wonder and join him in his act of defying gravity with his incredible plate spinning act. All with presented in a fun and engaging way with the kids getting right into the act.
Join the WinterFest Characters on plaza singing your favorite Christmas carols.
Twas the Night Before Christmas Reading
Join the WinterFest characters in the reading of Twas the Night Before Christmas on the plaza.
Take out your smart phones and get ready to smile! We are sending you on “foto” scavenger hunt across Beaver Creek Village. You have all day Friday to search for the clues and take a picture with as many as you can find. Present your photos at the #BCFotoFriday Booth from 4:00-5:00PM outside of Beaver Creek Sports and print your favorite shot! For more details, rules and the weekly Scavenger Hunt list visit www.beavercreek.com/fotofriday
Ice Sculpture Demonstration
Observe Paul Wertin, the amazing ice artist, as he transforms a plain block of hardened ice into an incredible work of art before your eyes.
Thursday Night Lights
Be a part of the tradition as you ski down Beaver Creek Mountain illuminating the mountain with glowsticks. After the ski down enjoy a spectacular fireworks display that lights up the entire village. This event is intended for intermediate and advanced skiers and all participants must register at Children's Ski & Snowboard School. (970) 754-5464
Nature’s Educators Raptor Exhibit
Owls, Falcons and Hawks – oh my! Come see these real life animal ambassadors and learn about their habitats and personalities. Nature's Educators is a non-profit wildlife program focusing on raptors with a mission to teach anyone and everyone about the importance of birds of prey.
Sven, The Magnificent!
Sven Jorgenson has traveled the world entertaining his audiences with his incredible circus skills and comedic act. See Sven balance on top of a giant ball while juggling a chicken, a grapefruit and a sharp machete. Watch Sven as he juggles sticks of fire without a net! Come be awestruck and amazed and laughs with us all as Sven warms up our wintery day with his amazing talents!
New Year’s Eve Torchlight Ski Down and Fireworks
One of Beaver Creeks favorite traditions! A glow ski-down set to music with a grand fireworks finale. Open to intermediate and above level skiers and riders. For more information and registration call or visit Children’s Ski and Snowboard School. (970) 754-4636
- Registration at 5:00pm
- Load Buckaroo Express Gondola at 5:30pm
- Ski Down at 6:00pm
- Ski Instructor’s Torchlight Parade from Spruce Saddle 6:30pm
- Village Fireworks 6:45pm
New Year's Eve Family Bash!
Join us at Powder 8 Kitchen & Tap for a fun family-friendly evening featuring live entertainment, games, raffle prizes and more! All ages are welcome. This year bring in the New Year 80s style, in celebration of the Park Hyatt’s 25th Anniversary opening in 1989. Guests are encouraged to break out their wayfarers and neon clothing. 80s themed party favors will be provided. For tickets and information visit www.beavercreek.com/newyearseve
Jugglers of Fire
Watch in awe as jugglers toss sticks on fire high into the air that light up Beaver Creek Plaza with a warm and exciting glow. Located on the Fountain Stage in the Plaza.