Owl Meet and Greet with Ogden Nature Center

Meet and greet some live owls and their human handlers from the Ogden Nature Center. Get up close and get your questions answered about native owls from Utah. Be sure to bring a camera for a unique photo opportunity!

 

The owls will be outside the Grizzly Center from 12-2pm  on Saturday, August 30th and September 6th.

Please show the owls respect and approach them quietly and from the front. Thank you!

Labor Day Weekend at Snowbasin Resort

A Mountain of Fun this Labor Day Weekend at Snowbasin Resort.

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Saturday, August 30th

Blood Drive in the Huntington Room at Earl’s Lodge from 10am – 3pm will be held to benefit ARUP Blood Services.

2 for 1 Activities for Season Pass Holders all day Saturday

Owl Meet and Greet with Ogden Nature Center 12-2 pm

Culinary Expedition: Indian & Curry Dinner. This Dining Discovery event will be an adventure into traditional Indian culture, with menu items including goan fish curry, lamb vindaloo, and butter chicken. The dinner menu is influenced by a Snowbasin Resort employee from New Dehli, Bikramjeet Rekhi who assisted in creating the menu and developing traditional recipes to ensure an authentic experience. There will also be live entertainment including belly dancers using fire and swords.  The Culinary Expedition: Indian & Curry Dinner will be at Needles Lodge at 6:00pm and is $70, including the gondola ride, tax, and gratuity. Please call (801) 620-1021 for reservations.

Sunday, August 31st

Everyone’s favorite Sunday afternoon activity, the free concerts at Blues, Brews & BBQ will be an extra special event on Labor Day Weekend, with 3 bands, The Kap Brothers, The Weekenders, and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real playing from 12:30 – 7:00 pm. Also, this free concert will be a Habitat for Humanity of Weber and Davis Counties fundraising event. Representatives from Habitat for Humanity will be onsite to take pledges, donations, and volunteer sign up for sponsored projects in the community. In addition, Lukas Nelson will be available after the show to sign autographs and CD’s.

Snowbasin Resort is running an Instagram contest with a chance to win prizes including Skull Candy headphones, BBQ meals, Silipints, and a grand prize of a 2014/15 Adult Value Season Pass! To enter, use #SnowbasinBBBBQ on Instagram to share your photos with @SnowbasinResort.

Monday, September 1st

2nd Annual No Name Chili Fest and Food Drive will be on Monday, September 1st from 12:30 – 4:30pm. To taste and vote on which chili will be served next year at Needles Lodge, purchase a chili tasting kit for $14, with $2 of every purchase going to the Utah Food Bank. If you bring 3 or more non-perishable food items to help fill the ‘Beat Hunger Gondola’, your tasting kit will cost only $12, with $2 still going to the Utah Food Bank. The ‘Beat Hunger Gondola’ full of non-perishable food items and the total cash donation will be presented to the Utah Food Bank during their annual food drive event. A beer garden, live music, and kids’ activities add to the festival fun!

LAST CHANCE to get 2014/15 Season Passes at the best price! Prices increase September 2nd!

To experience all that Snowbasin Resort has to offer this Labor Day Weekend, consider making it a mini-vacation with a stay at the beautiful Lakeside Resort Properties! 3 nights (8/29-9/1) in a 2 bedroom condo AND a $50 gift card to Snowbasin Resort for just $599! Call (866) 745-3194 to book now!

There is no better way to spend your Labor Day weekend than in the high alpine air, experiencing traditional Indian cuisine, helping local community efforts, listening to free music, and sampling amazing chili at Snowbasin Resort! For more information, please call (801) 620-1000.

2 for 1 Activities for Season Pass Holders!

 

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For the next 3 Saturdays in August, 2014/15 Season Pass Holders get 2 for 1 bounce house and spider jump entry! An exclusive deal for pass holders, and only available for the next 3 Saturdays. Don’t miss out!

Only 3 weekends left to get your 14/15 season pass at the best deal – Don’t forget that 2014/15 Premier Season Pass Holders get Summer Gondola access and all 2014/15 Season Pass Holders can take advantage of this great 2 for 1 activities offer!  Come pick up your pass and enjoy the new kids activities!

Blood Drive with ARUP Blood Services

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Snowbasin Resort will be hosting a blood drive in partnership with ARUP Blood Services on Saturday, August 30th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm in the Huntington Room of Earl’s Lodge.

Contributors need the following to participate: Photo ID, minimum of 110 pounds, 18 years old or older,  remember to eat well and drink extra fluids before.

Visit www.arupbloodservices.org to make your appointment online. Once you create or access your profile, enter B373 in the search field.

Walk-ins are welcome!

Please call (801) 620-1000 for more information.

Your blood donation will benefit patients being treated at:

- Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital

-Huntsman Cancer Institute

-Shriners Hospital for Children

-University of Utah Health Care

 

ARUP Blood Services – your local, nonprofit blood-collection center

(801) 584-5272 – www.utahblood.org

Season Pass Printing at Alpine Sports

On Friday, August 29th, Snowbasin Resort will be selling and printing 2014-2015 Season Passes at Alpine Sports in Ogden from 3 pm – 7 pm. Winter will be here before you know it! Get your season passes ready!

Alpine Sports

1165 Patterson St,

Ogden, UT 84403

(801) 393-0066

For Season Pass information, call (801) 620-1000.

Season Pass Printing at Sport’s Authority in Riverdale

On Friday, August 15th, Snowbasin Resort will be selling and printing 2014-2015 Season Passes at Sport’s Authority in Riverdale from 3 pm – 9 pm. Winter will be here before you know it! Get your season passes ready!

Sports Authority Riverdale

1060 W Riverdale Rd
Riverdale, UT

For Season Pass information, call (801) 620-1000.

 

Weber Pathways Trail Mixer

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Date: Friday, August 22, 2014

Time: 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Where: Earl’s Lodge

Join us at the Weber Pathways 3rd Annual Trail Mixer for an evening of fun, food and fundraising to support the trails you love! This event will kick off at 5:30 p.m. on Earl’s Patio with a social provided by Sonora Grill and bar-b-que dinner accompanied  with live music by local artist Raven Spirit. Well-known auctioneer Chris Zimmerman will be auctioning off top of the line outdoor gear and activities in a live and silent auction. With your support, Weber Pathways will continue to extend and improve our wonderful system of trails in Weber County. You can pre-register for this event at WeberPathways.org or at the event.

Tickets are $50. All but $22.50 of each ticket is tax deductible.

Weber Pathways is a non-profit organization in Weber County, Utah, dedicated to trails and pathways for walkers, runners, hikers, cyclists, horseback riders, cross-country skiers, snowshoers, and other non-motorized trail users.

Season Pass Printing at Biker’s Edge

On Friday, August 1st, Snowbasin Resort will be selling and printing 2014-2015 Season Passes at Biker’s Edge in Kaysville from 12 pm – 7 pm. Winter will be here before you know it! Get your season passes ready!

Biker’s Edge

232 North Main Street
Kaysville, UT 84037

Phone: (801) 544-5300

For Season Pass information, call (801) 620-1000.

 

Mt. Ogden Midweek Race Series

Mt. Ogden Race Series

www.mtogdenraceseries.com

Wednesday night mountain bike races

Registration starts at 5:30 pm   race at 6:30 pm

2014 MTB Racing Guide

$10 per race and $5 race plate (one time purchase to keep throughout the season. If lost replacements are $5)

$5 per race and free race plate for high school riders

Categories for both Men and Women:

A – 6:30 pm (Expert/Pro)

B – 6:31 pm (Sport)

C – 6:32 pm (Beginner)

*Kids race – 6:45 pm

Entry fee will be $5 per racer.

*check schedule for kids race dates.

Course map: http://www.mtogdenraceseries.com/course/

Prizes at 8:00 pm

Registration:

From 5:30 pm till 6:20 pm.

Categories:

All Racers must fill out a release form for each race. Minors must have a parent or legal guardian sign the release form. Helmets must be worn any time racers are on their bikes.

Points/Prizes:

Each race will have a prizes for 1st, 2nd 3rd in each flight, male and female. Points are awarded to racers based on finish placements and are cumulative throughout the season. Points are awarded to all racers based on the amount of entrants with the top eight race results counted towards the overall point series. Series winners will be recognized at the last race of the season.

For questions email: teamexcelerator@gmail.com

Culinary Expedition: Indian Cuisine

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While dining at Needles Lodge with breathtaking views, experience traditional Indian cuisine and exciting live entertainment!

The menu will include Kachumber Salad, Raita, Aviyal, Lamb Vindaloo, Goan Fish Curry, Kashmiri Palav, Butter Chicken, Kheer, Mango Cheesecake and many more delicious traditional Indian dishes. See the full menu here: Culinary Expeditions – Indian

‘Raks Sharki’ dancers will serenade and mystify the audience with enchanting dance and music.  Entertainers will use fire and swords to add an element of danger to the performance while still remaining elegant.  The dancers will perform from 7pm-9pm during the Culinary Expedition.

The Dining Discovery: Indian Culinary Expedition is $70 per person. It will be held on Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:00 pm at Needles Lodge and includes tax, gratuity, a ride up the gondola and live entertainment. To make reservations, please call (801) 620-1021. For more information on Dining Discovery events, click here.