2016 Holidays in Red River

Posted on December 12, 2016

No ski-town embraces the spirit of the holidays quite like Red River. With sparkling lights of all kinds, from torches gliding peacefully down the mountainside to the soft glow of luminarias, combined with the stillness of the crisp mountain air and the surrounding layer of powdery white, our little winter wonderland has something to delight visitors of all ages. We hope to see you this holiday season, and from all of us here at Sitzmark Sports, we wish you a Happy Holiday and Happy New Year!

Christmas Eve Fireworks and Torchlight Parade
December 24 @ 5:30 pm

See Red River ski area's instructors, patrol, and local residents ski and snowboard down the mountain carrying flares. This beautiful show is a 45-plus year tradition and is accompanied by fireworks. The event is kicked off with a Rail Jam, where skiers and snowboarders can show off tricks and stunts. Parade and fireworks begin at 7:00 pm.

XC Christmas Luminaria Tour
December 25 @ 6:30 pm

Ski or snowshoe along the Enchanted Forest's luminaria-lit trail and join the crew for complimentary chile con queso, green chile stew, posole, desserts and hot drinks. This year the trial ends at the new warming yurt at Sven Wiik and Little John. $15; $10, children 12 and under; $5 rental skis or snowshoes.

New Year's Eve Fireworks and Torchlight Parade
December 31 @ 5:30 pm

Kick off your New Year celebrations on the FACE and enjoy this special New Year's Eve torchlight parade and fireworks. Then head into town to party.

Old Fashioned New Year's Eve Party
December 31 @ 7:00-10:00 pm

The kids can celebrate New Year's too! They'll enjoy food, music, games and a countdown the whole family can enjoy. Ring in the new year when the countdown ball drops... at midnight Eastern time!