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Mother Nature keeps serving up awesome days like this! Jun 21, 2018
Mother Nature keeps serving up awesome days like this!
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Winter Carnival at Bretton Woods

You’ve chosen the perfect place for this long holiday weekend. January 12-15, 2018 is our Winter Carnival Weekend. Hit the slopes at Bretton Woods or enjoy the warmth of the indoors with activities that will keep you smiling. There is lots of fun to be had in our winter wonderland! Please contact the Activities Concierge Desk at 603-278-8989 for additional information regarding Winter Carnival Weekend.

Friday, January 12, 2018

2:30pm
Movie Matinee
Lounge around and relax as you and your family watch a favorite movie that you all will enjoy.
Hotel

5:00pm
Vinyasa Flow Yoga

This evening class will help you balance both ying/yang, lunar/solar and also help you channel your feminine/masculine energy. This class will begin with a warm up, and includes assists/adjusts (if desired), mat stretching, stand-up exercising, peak poses, sun and moon salutations and ends with a complete guided relaxation. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person
Hotel

5:00pm & 5:30pm
Children’s Planetarium Program

Join Carthage College professor of physics and astronomy Douglas Arion for an adventure into the wonders of the Universe in the planetarium! See the sky and explore the beautiful patterns of stars we see at night.
Great Hall

6:00pm
Evening Movie

Lounge around after a long and exciting day as you and your family watch a favorite movie that you all will enjoy.
Hotel

6:00pm – 9:00pm
Omni Kids Activity Room

In the Omni Kids Activity Room, children will enjoy fun and exciting entertainment tailor made just for them in a safe and secure environment with our caring counselors, your little ones can play active and board games, read books, enjoy arts and crafts, and make new friends. With yummy snacks, kids will enjoy themed activities that will surely keep them talking about what fun they had for days to come. Activities are geared for ages 4-12, but ages 3 and under will be welcomed with prior notice. Advanced reservations are encouraged. Walk-ins will be accepted based on availability. An hourly rate of $15 is charged per child, and a 2-hour minimum applies. Please contact the Activities Concierge Desk at 603.278.8989 for more information.
Omni Kids

7:00pm
Family Feud

On your mark! Let’s start the Family Feud! Play the fast-paced survey game based on the hit game show! Survey says… you and your family will have a BLAST!
Hotel

8:00pm
Stargazing Lecture

Dr. Douglas Arion, Director of the Carthage Institute of Astronomy and Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Carthage College, will give a presentation on the intricate and fascinating connections between life on Earth and the history and phenomena of the Universe around us. Learn about the amazing sequence of events that led to the formation of the solar system and the Earth, and how we have come to understand what we are and why we are here. Following the presentation, weather permitting, there will be observing through telescopes.
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Saturday, January 13, 2018

7:30am
Gentle Flow Yoga
Start your adventurous day and renew your body and soul with our morning yoga class. This class focuses on restorative asanas and gentle stretches as well as breath work. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge Desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person.
Hotel

9:00am
Vinyasa Flow Yoga

This early mid-morning class will help you balance both ying/yang, lunar/solar and also help you channel your feminine/masculine energy. This class will begin with a warm up, and includes assists/adjusts (if desired), mat stretching, stand-up exercising, peak poses, sun and moon salutations and ends with a complete guided relaxation. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person
Hotel

9:00am 
Snowflake Scavenger Hunt

Winter is in the air! Can you find all the snowflakes in the hotel? If you guess the number correctly you earn a prize!
Hotel

9:00am – 9:00pm
Omni Kids Activity Room

In the Omni Kids Activity Room, children will enjoy fun and exciting entertainment tailor made just for them in a safe and secure environment with our caring counselors, your little ones can play active and board games, read books, enjoy arts and crafts, and make new friends. With yummy snacks, kids will enjoy themed activities that will surely keep them talking about what fun they had for days to come. Activities are geared for ages 4-12, but ages 3 and under will be welcomed with prior notice. Advanced reservations are encouraged. Walk-ins will be accepted based on availability. An hourly rate of $15 is charged per child, and a 2-hour minimum applies. Please contact the Activities Concierge Desk at 603.278.8989 for more information.
Omni Kids

11:00am
Story Time with Our Forest Friends
Guests are welcome to greet our Forest Friends for pictures and to hear our favorite stories featuring these woodland creatures that live in our backyard.
Conservatory

12:00pm
Summit Suds and Scrubs

With an array of scents and colors, guests will create their very own bar of soap and will be invited to make a sugar scrub to accompany it. Enjoy family time while you mold your souvenir.
Hotel

2:30pm
Movie Matinee

Lounge around and relax as you and your family watch a favorite movie that you all will enjoy.
Hotel

3:00pm – 5:30pm
Slopeside Pub Ski Après

Just because the sun goes down at 4:00pm, doesn’t mean your day has to end. Come on up and listen to some après ski entertainment and try a new brew at Slopeside Pub located on the 3rd floor of the Bretton Woods Base Lodge. Entertainment: Sean Patrick McGraw
Slopeside Pub and Bar, Bretton Woods Base Lodge

3:30pm-5:00pm
Kids Ski Après

Kids ages 4-12 are welcome to join in this special après ski fun! This supervised program will take place from 3:30pm–5:00pm upstairs in the Mount Washington View Room, located on the Heaven Level of the Bretton Woods Base Lodge. Special après are scheduled on most Saturday’s and during vacation and holiday periods. Each party will include games, activities, and refreshments for kids. Parents are welcome to leave their kids at this supervised program and enjoy entertainment at the Slopeside Lounge. Reservations are not required for this complimentary program.
Heaven Level, Bretton Woods base Lodge

5:00pm
Michael Kennedy Traditional Music & Storytelling

Enjoy a combination of Irish, English, Scottish and American music and song performed by Michael Kennedy. Relax and listen to traditional stories from around the world.
Hotel 

5:30pm-8:00pm
Family Fun Buffet

Food, family and fun- Join us in the Grand Ballroom for a family buffet. Fun games will keep you and your family entertained while you enjoy a special creation from our Chef. Pricing is $40 for adults, $20 for children aged 6 to 12 and complimentary for children 5 and under. Buffet pricing includes tax and gratuity. Buffet is served from 5:30pm-7:00pm.
Hotel

6:30pm
Wildlife Encounters

Arctic tundra, ice glaciers as we meet and learn about some of the world’s most amazing animals. Explore their habitats; learn what they eat and where they come from. Get up close and personal with these exotic creatures, get acquainted with their keepers and learn what it takes to maintain their happiness.
Lower South Veranda, Hotel

8:00pm
Pizza Bingo

Be the first person to get five in a row and you can shout BINGO! Slices of pizza will be awarded to the winners!
Hotel

Sunday, January 14, 2018

7:30am
Rise and Reach Yoga

The perfect way to start your day! Class begins with breath awareness exercises and a few moments of quiet reflection. Some gentle stretching opens the way to a practice of yoga poses to build strength, flexibility, and awareness. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities
Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person.
Hotel

9:00am
Scrabble Scavenger Hunt

Go on a hunt through out the hotel and find all the pieces from the clue! If you spell out the correct word you get a prize!
Hotel

10:00am
Vinyassa Flow Yoga

This mid-morning class will help you balance both ying/yang, lunar/solar and also help you channel your feminine/masculine energy. This class will begin with a warm up, and includes assists/adjusts (if desired), mat stretching, stand-up exercising, peak poses, sun and moon salutations and ends with a complete guided relaxation. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person.
Hotel

11:00am
Story Time with Our Forest Friends

Guests are welcome to greet our Forest Friends for pictures and to hear our favorite stories featuring these woodland creatures that live in our backyard.
Conservatory

12:00pm
Winter Wonderland Craft Room

Sit with your family and enjoy the weekend by making some fun winter crafts! Take them home to decorate your wall and to remind you of your stay here in the White Mountains.
Hotel

2:30pm
Movie Matinee

Lounge around and relax as you and your family watch a favorite movie that you all will enjoy.
Hotel

3:00pm – 5:30pm
Slopeside Pub Ski Après

Just because the slopes close at 4:00pm, doesn’t mean your day has to end. Come on up and listen to some après ski entertainment and try a new brew at Slopeside Pub located on the 3rd floor of the Bretton Woods Base Lodge. Entertainment: Sean Patrick McGraw.
Slopeside Pub and Bar, Bretton Woods Base Lodge

3:30pm-5:00pm
Kids Ski Après

Kids ages 4-12 are welcome to join in this special après ski fun! This supervised program will take place from 3:30pm–5:00pm upstairs in the Mount Washington View Room, located on the Heaven Level of the Bretton Woods Base Lodge. Special après are scheduled on most Saturday’s and during vacation and holiday periods. Each party will include games, activities, and refreshments for kids. Parents are welcome to leave their kids at this supervised program and enjoy entertainment at the Slopeside Lounge. Reservations are not required for this complimentary program.
Heaven Level, Bretton Woods Base Lodge

4:30pm
Family Style Mountain Yoga

Family yoga is a fun, joyful, and peaceful way to move together mindfully. Family yoga begins with thoughtfully tuning in, followed by a fun, mindful, playful and meditative practice that included partner poses and group poses. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person.
Hotel

5:30pm-8:00pm
Family Holiday Buffet

Food, family and fun- Join us in the Grand Ballroom for a family buffet. Fun games and music will keep you and your family entertained while you enjoy a special creation from our Chef. Pricing is $40 for adults, $20 for children aged 6 to 12 and complimentary for children 5 and under. Buffet pricing includes tax and gratuity. Buffet is served from 5:30pm - 7:00pm.
Hotel

6:00pm
Classic Smore’s

Gooey marshmallows, melted chocolate, crunchy graham crackers, and plenty of laughs are to be had by the fire.
Hotel

6:30pm
Family Ping Pong Tournament

Go head to head in a friendly yet intense competition of ping pong with your friends and family. 
Hotel

7:00pm
Discover the Secrets of Porcupines

Wildlife enthusiast and longtime manager of The Rocks Estate Nigel Manley will present a program titled “Secrets of Porcupines” and will cover many common questions and misperceptions in his presentation. Why do porcupines gnaw on buildings? Do they den together? Can they throw their quills? What is a young porcupine called?
Hotel

8:00pm
Evening Movie

Lounge around and relax as you and your family watch a favorite movie that you all will enjoy. 
Hotel

Monday, January 15, 2018

8:00am - 2:30pm
45th Annual Geschmossel Race

Originally staged during the winter of 1972-73, the Geschmossel is one of New England’s oldest citizens’ races. The race originated as a 6-kilometer fun race, and was groomed with a homemade track sled that was pulled by a rope from a grooming machine. Today this 15 km classic Nordic race takes place on the Ammonoosuc trail network at the Bretton Woods Nordic Center and attracts high-level Nordic skiers from around the country, including members of the United States Ski Team.

45th Geschmossel Details 


9:00am
Do-Not Forget Your Stay Donut Wall

We want to thank you for spending Martin Luther King Jr. weekend here at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel, and we wouldn’t want you to forget all the fun memories you created with your loved ones. Enjoy a tasty donut made by our bakery and please, Do-Not forget your stay!
Great Hall

11:00am
Moose Scavenger Hunt

The Great Northern Moose is on the loose, and we need your help to search the hotel to find where he hides! Meet at the activities concierge desk to hear your first clue, the race is on as you go from location to location meeting his woodland friends. Let’s see who can spot him first!
Hotel

1:00pm
Movie Matinee

Lounge around and relax as you and your family watch a favorite movie that you all will enjoy.
Hotel

3:00pm
Marshmallow Roasting

With our snow covered mountains as your back drop, enjoy a perfectly toasted marshmallow while cuddled up to the fire. Share stories of your day with family and guests alike.
Presidential Fire Pit