Stratton’s Sizzling Summer Events

We have your summer plans covered here at Southern Vermont’s highest peak! Immerse yourself in a world of adventure and entertainment with our lineup of exciting events. Whether you’re an avid mountain biker, a music enthusiast, or simply looking for family fun, there’s something here for you. Come and experience the magic of summer amidst the breathtaking beauty of Stratton Mountain.

Discovery Days

Friday, June 21-Sunday, June 23

A weekend dedicated to new experiences in the rolling green mountains of Vermont! Try hiking, rock climbing, biking, yoga, and golf. Make tie-dye shirts or rock candy. Enjoy wine and cheese pairings with local experts. It’s going to be a fun filled weekend – don’t miss out!

Mountain Bike with Resort President & Chief Operating Officer, Matt Jones

Friday, June 28

Meet in front of American Express at 3PM on June 28th and take some bike park laps with new resort president, Matt Jones. We will ride from 3PM-4PM and a lift ticket is required. Matt is a long-time mountain biker and is thrilled to meet all of you on the trails!

VMBA Day at the Stratton Bike Park

Saturday, June 29

VMBA (Vermont Mountain Bike Association) Day is going down at the Stratton Bike Park on Saturday, June 29. Come on up for a day full of group rides, Strava races and raffles where you can win some sweet prizes including a brand-new GoPro HERO12 Black. Lift tickets are required.

Coca-Cola Movie Night

Friday, July 5

We will be showing the new Barbie movie on the big screen in the Main Base Area at 9PM. Coca-Cola Movie Night is free of charge. Please be sure to bring chairs and blankets as seating is limited.

Mountain Friends and Freedom + Fireworks

Saturday, July 6

Enjoy a day of family fun with live music and activities like outdoor climbing, a watermelon eating contest, and a Fourth of July pie-eating competition. Stick around for The Dave Matthews Tribute Band with doors opening at 5:30PM, followed by a spectacular firework display at 9PM. Admission to the fireworks is free for all.

Running of the Bears 5K

Sunday, July 7

Round out your 4th of July Weekend at our family-friendly 5K which starts in the Village and loops you around the resort. The first 150 registrants will receive a complimentary t-shirt. A variety of prizes including Stratton swag and gift cards will be delegated to the winners. Good luck!

Women’s Mountain Bike Camp

Saturday, June 15-Sunday, June 16

Ladies! Whether you’re a seasoned vet on the saddle or brand-new to the downhill biking realm, our Women’s Mountain Bike Camp is for you. No bike? No problem! Discounted two-day bike rentals and discounted Stratton Bike Park lift tickets are available upon registration. Camps are for ages 15+. To add, there is 3 weekends to ride with your gal pals, June 15 & 16, July 11 & 12 and August 10 & 11.

Live Music by Gavin DeGraw

Saturday, July 27

Catch Gavin DeGraw with Brooke Lee on the outdoor stage! His hits like “Chariot” and “Not Over You” have earned platinum certifications and a GRAMMY® nomination. Doors open at 5:30PM.

2024 Stratton Open Pickleball Tournament

Saturday, August 2-Sunday, August 3

The Stratton Open Pickleball Tournament returns for its second year, this time as a Vermont State qualifier for the UPA World Championships. This 3-day tournament is held at Vermont’s largest pickleball venue. With singles, doubles and mixed divisions, there are plenty of play options for all skill levels.

Live Music by The Beach Boys

Saturday, August 3

Groove out with The Beach Boys at Stratton! With over 100 million records sold worldwide and numerous chart-topping hits, their influence on music is unmatched. A night of Good Vibrations is in your future. Doors open at 5:30PM.

Cars and Coffee

Sunday, August 18

Come out to the Main Base Area on Sunday morning to check out a variety of cool vehicles while enjoying complimentary coffee and delicious donuts. All are welcome to come and display and spectate free of charge.

Stratton Mountain Music Summit Sessions

Saturday, August 31

Take a Scenic Lift Ride up to the summit, mosey on over to the Yoga Deck and enjoy an evening of live tunes from local band, Saints and Liars accompanied by William Sherry of Ghost of Paul Revere. Music is from 7PM-10PM. You must provide your own blankets/chairs.

Blues, Brews and BBQ

Sunday, September 1

Join us for an event packed with live blues music, local Vermont beers, ales, lagers, and ciders, and delicious BBQ recipes grilled up by Stratton’s talented chefs.

HarvestFest Weekend

Saturday, October 12-Sunday, October 13

Savor the flavors of your favorite brews at Stratton’s annual Brewfest. Sample Vermont’s finest craft ales, lagers, porters, sours, ciders and more. While you sip and kick back for the weekend, enjoy live music on an outdoor stage in front of scenic Fall foliage. Crown a champion at the annual Chili Cookoff by sampling a platter of chili flavors and voting for your favorite.

See what Discovery Days is all about!