A new year is almost here, and that means it’s time for another exciting adventure to Killington, Vermont! Our hometown features many incredible events and activities that are perfect for individuals of all ages. Take a look below at what to do for your next Killington New Year’s Eve trip:
Killington New Year’s Eve with Never in Vegas
While Killington may not be best known for its club scene, there are plenty of late-night venues offering live music and drinks. Pickle Barrel Nightclub will be offering a thrilling New Year’s Eve party for adults to enjoy. Expect to find plenty of drink specials and live music performances from Never in Vegas and many more exciting artists. Tickets are on sale now for this adults-only event.
Killington New Year’s Eve Party with JJ Rupp
Another enjoyable evening of performances can be found at the Wobbly Barn right in Killington. This Vermont venue will be hosting the JJ Rupp Band, which continues to have a strong following thanks to their grassroots and thrilling rock & roll performances. Expect to find the top cover songs with a John Rupp twist to them. Tickets start at $70 per person (does not include entrance to the onsite restaurant). Come check out the JJ Rupp Band this upcoming New Year’s Eve!
Hit the Killington Ski Trails
There is plenty of fun to be had on the slopes of Killington Mountain, which offers the best winter sports conditions in the entire state. Killington is home to many winter sports events throughout the winter season. See what the fuss is all about by spending a day (or a few!) on the slopes of Killington Mountain. Ski runs vary from easy bunny slopes to the more difficult black diamond runs. Do not fret if you do not have any gear of your own, as local shops are on hand to rent you the best gear available. Lessons are also provided every day to help you perfect your skills.
Killington Done Right
There is nothing more special than spending the New Year’s holiday with your family in an incredible destination like Killington. Our vacation rentals are perfect place to help you stay warm on a cool New Year’s Eve night with amenities such as thick blankets, fireplaces and more. Call today and see which rental will be available for your Killington New Year’s Eve!
Unfamiliar vacationers might think that Killington, Vermont will be too cold for an adventurous Thanksgiving getaway this fall season. What they do not know is that this season is when Killington becomes the top vacation destination in all of Vermont! Here is how to celebrate a Killington Thanksgiving:
Get to Skiing
The most popular pastime in Killington during winter is skiing (or snowboarding). The skiing conditions in Killington are second to none, and the mountain is scheduled to open up in mid-October this year. Killington Mountain is found right in town and is where the majority of the trails can be accessed. Local ski resorts will help you up the mountain with lift passes to all trails in the area. Try your hand at the bunny slopes that are perfect for beginners or challenge the black diamond slopes that are designed for experienced riders. Skiing is a serious activity in Killington, so come see what the fuss is all about this Thanksgiving!
Thanksgiving in Killington Audi FIS Ski World Cup
Each year Killington hosts the annual Audi FIS Ski World Cup to get the ski season started. This yearly event is the perfect way to see the professionals up close and personal as they take on the ever popular trails in Killington. The event is always free for attendees to join in on the fun. This year’s event will be taking place on November 29th, making it a perfect event for any late vacationers over the Thanksgiving holiday week.
Cook Up Your Own Meal
Our Killington rentals make it easy to cook up your own Killington Thanksgiving feast from the comfort of your very own vacation rental. Each vacation rental features luxury amenities that will make it easy to spend time indoors and not worry about ordering out. The full kitchen means you’ll be able to make the perfect Thanksgiving turkey and all the side dishes your family loves. The open floor plans let family members hang out together under one roof instead of being separated. After your meal, relax together in front of a cozy fireplace. Thanksgiving is always enjoyed best when we have loved ones surrounding us!
More to Killington
These are a few of the exciting Killington activities you can enjoy this Thanksgiving holiday with us. The Thanksgiving holiday is a perfect time to visit before the crowds of the winter season arrive! Contact our rental experts today and see which vacation rental will be available for your stay.
You might know Killington, Vermont as the one of the best winter sport destinations in all of New England, but did you know it is the perfect place for a getaway for Mother’s Day? May is the perfect time of year to visit Killington as the weather begins to warm and the winter visitors start to leave. Plan for the perfect vacation for your loved one with this Killington Mother’s Day itinerary.
Brunch at The Foundry
Let’s be real, the best meal during any vacation getaway is brunch. Take your time getting up in the morning and enjoy a delicious meal to start your day. Brunch in Killington is no joke, as several restaurants provide decadent meals paired with your favorite adult beverages. The Foundry is one of the most popular brunch spots in town and is waiting for you. Enjoy your favorite brunch entrees such as chicken and waffles, steak hash, breakfast burritos, eggs benedict, and much more. Brunch would not be the same without your favorite morning cocktails. Select from a wide variety of drinks include mimosas, mango mimosas, bellinis, Rossinis, Bloody Marys, and more. Your mother will be thrilled with everything available for brunch at The Foundry. Make sure to make a reservation in advance as it will get busy on Mother’s Day!
Visit the Adventure Center
If your mother is an adventure enthusiast she will love to try her hand at the Adventure Center in town. This outdoor event center features a variety of thrilling activities that are sure to get her blood rushing. Take your mother for a zip line race, through the Skye Ropes Course with 42 obstacles, jump off the Ledge, or on an ATV mountain tour around the area. Your mother will have plenty to write home about when you get her to try these exciting activities during your Mother’s Day Killington getaway.
Hike the Area
The incredible mountains around Killington provide unreal skiing slopes during the winter. But during late spring and summer the snow melts away, leaving behind amazing hiking trails. Take your mother for a relaxing hike around Killington or find the nearest rental shop and get yourself a pair of mountain bikes. There are trails for all skills levels for you to enjoy.
Mother’s Day in Killington
Enjoy these exciting activities and more when you take your mother to Killington. We provide the finest vacation rentals in the area for her to enjoy luxury amenities and incredible home features. We have some of the best homes in Killington, from cozy cabins to large houses, villas, and pet-friendly vacation rentals for your family to enjoy! Let us help you find the right rental for her or book online today for your Mother’s Day excursion to Killington.
You can make your travel plans to any destination for the upcoming holidays this year. But when planning a trip for your family, you should only plan for the best trip possible. You can find just that when you make plans to visit Killington, Vermont during any holiday of the year. Here is why you should consider a Killington vacation:
Best Skiing in Vermont
Killington is perhaps most well-known for its incredible skiing conditions found during the winter and early spring months of the year. Depending on the season you may even find some skiable snow hanging around on the mountains! If you and your family are avid skiers or looking to try for the first time, come check out Killington before the snow melts away.
The Beautiful Outdoors
Once the snow has melted away Killington has left with pristine and beautiful state parks and gorgeous nature all around. When planning for holidays such as Memorial Day Weekend or the 4thof July you will find warm weather that is ideal for a hike around the woods. You can even head over to the Appalachian Trail, the country’s longest marked trail. Other popular trails include Thunder Falls Trail where you can see monstrous waterfalls, especially right after the snow has melted away. There are countless miles of trails to be explored in Killington during your holiday travels.
Unique Holiday Events
Sure, you can find your typical holiday events such as Easter egg hunts during Easter and fireworks displays during the 4thof July, but you can also find unique events not found anywhere else. One such event is Nor’Beaster, taking place during the Easter weekend. This awesome event celebrates the coming of spring with live music, cold beer, and on-snow demos by local snowboarders. This event is geared towards adult travelers who are not traveling with the kids. Another exciting event during the Memorial Day Weekend is the Total Archery Challenge where you can participate in the country’s greatest archery experience. This family-friendly event is perfect for beginners and experienced archers alike. Now those are some unique events for the holidays!
The Holidays During Your Killington Vacations
These three reasons make a compelling case of why you should take a Killington vacation during the holidays this year. When planning for your stay look no further than our vacation rentals featured all across the area. You will relax in the spacious floor plans and resort like amenities. Book online today or give us a call and we will find the perfect rental for you.