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It's Time to Gear Up for Winter Fun in Ellicottville

Winter is just around the corner and there's so much to see and do this month! On Friday, November 12, join The City Garage and Holiday Valley for Roots - a world class feature length movie highlighting stunning big mountain and freestyle skiing by Faction Skis' renowned athletes. Admission is free and the film will take place outdoors on the Champagne Sundeck at Yodeler Lodge. But be sure to bring cash for beverages and snacks, as well as a raffle and 50/50 draw with proceeds benefitting the Holiday Valley Freestyle Team and a scholarship fund that gives local kids the opportunity to experience skiing.

On Saturday, November 13, Holiday Valley's 17th Annual Beer and Wine Festival returns, showcasing the region's best craft brewers, wineries and cideries. You can savor your favorites plus sample new and unique flavors while enjoying great food and live entertainment. In order to ensure the safety of guests, there will be two sessions in the Main Lodge from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Please note that proof of vaccination or proof of a negative PCR test within the past 48 hours is required for admission.

And later in the month it's time to tune up those skis with Holiday Valley's 2021/22 Ski Season target opening day scheduled for Friday, November 26th. For additional information about all these exciting events visit

Finally, from Friday, November 26 to Sunday, November 28th get into the holiday spirit with Christmas in Ellicottville. For the weekend's full, festive schedule that's guaranteed to warm even the most Grinchy heart, go to And to learn more about how Glen Burn Trail can put you in the center of four-season fun and so much more contact Team Pritchard ( – Cathleen Pritchard or Melanie Pritchard (716-575-SELL).