Labor Day Weekend

August 29 - September 1, 2014

Kick back, relax and enjoy your Labor Day weekend at Crystal Mountain. Bring your family and friends for a weekend of fun!

Labor Day Weekend Specials


Labor Day Weekend Lodging Special
Save 20% on lodging only or lodging packages over Labor Day Weekend. Learn More »

Mountain Sports Labor Day Weekend Sale
All weekend long, enjoy end-of-season discounts on summer merchandise, in addition to pre-season discounts on select winter gear at our Mountain Sports retail shop. Plus, check out new ski and ride equipment for 2014-15!

Crystal Spa Special
Enjoy a day away at Crystal Spa. For only $99 you receive your choice of two relaxing 25 minute spa services and all day access to our luxurious Crystal Spa and Peak Fitness Center amenities. Available through Sunday, August 31. More details.




Weekend Events Schedule


Friday, August 29


10am: Kite Building
Construct, decorate and fly your very own personalized kite.

3-6pm: Farmer's Market
Visit the Farmer's Market for local grown fruits, veggies and other homemade goods.

4pm: Puppets & Pillows
Create your own hand puppet or stuff a soft pillow at our puppet and pillow workshop.

6-9pm: Campfire Kids
Our camp counselors take kids on an evening of fun-filled escapades including hiking the nature trails, arts and crafts, field games, sharing stories, roasting hot dogs and making s'mores.

7pm: Airbrush Tattoos
Express your style with a variety of temporary tattoo designs.

9pm: Family Campfire
Share stories and roast marshmallows under the stars with family and friends.




Saturday, August 30


10am: Hair Wraps
Enjoy the new summer style of a unique hair wrap. Choose from a variety of colors.

4pm: Tie-Dye Time
Explore your creativity with our tie-dye workshop. Create your own bright colors and original designs on bandanas, t-shirts and more.

6-8pm: Chairlift Rides with Mountaintop Music
Enjoy panoramic views of three counties and top-of-the-mountain attractions including live musical entertainment by Jim Hawley. Chairlift rides are $5 per person. Houseguests ride free. Children 8 & under are free with a paying adult.

Dusk: Outdoor Movie
Bring a lawn chair or blanket and snuggle up for a big screen feature film under the stars.

9pm: Float-in Movie - Frozen
Kick back and relax under the stars for a big screen movie on the Pool deck. A limited number of tubes will be available for seating in the pool. Swimming is prohibited at this time. Movie is complementary. Movie snacks available for purchase.




Sunday, August 31


10am: Kite Building
Construct, decorate and fly your very own personalized kite.

4pm: Puppets & Pillows
Create your own hand puppet or stuff a soft pillow at our puppet and pillow workshop.

7pm: Airbrush Tattoos
Express your style with a variety of temporary tattoo designs.

9pm: Family Campfire
Share stories and roast marshmallows under the stars with family and friends.

5-8pm: Labor Day Pool Party
Enjoy the last splash of summer at the Labor Day pool party! Party includes live DJ, contests and games including a limbo contest, giant volleyball game, hula hoop contest, and drawing giveaways! Party included in daily wristband purchase.




Monday, September 1


9am: Labor Day 5K
Our annual Labor Day 5K is held on a paved, looped-course throught the scenic rolling terrain of Crystal Mountain. $20 pre-registration through August 31, 2014; $25 on race day.

10am: 1-Mile Fun Run
$10 pre-registration through August 31, 2014; $15 on race day

10am: That's Knots
Practical fun for the entire family. Come learn the ins and outs of knot tying with our skilled staff. A ticket to the climbing wall is included in the program.

4pm: Build-A-Buddy Workshop
This workshop gives kids the opportunity to create and adopt their very own stuffed animal. Build-A-Buddy kits include a Crystal Mountain logo t-shirt for your buddy and a birth certificate. Build-A-Buddy "to-go" kits, additional wardrobe selections and accessories are also available for purchase daily at the Park at Water's Edge.




Daily Activities

Outdoor Pool & Water Playground
Edge Adventure Course
Crystal Coaster Alpine Slide
Vertical Edge Climbing Wall
Paintball
Outdoor Laser Tag
Canoe & Kayak Trips
Tubing Trips
ATV Tours

Activity days and times are subject to change. Some activities have additional costs.




Local Events

Bacon Cookoff - Saturday, August 30, 12-3pm; Frankfort, MI
12 chefs competing for the title of Benzie’s Best With Bacon. Come taste, munch, nibble and vote for your favorite dish. Meet at Trinity Lutheran Church.

Taste of Traverse City: August 29-31, 2014

Microbrew Tasting Cruise: Sunday, August 31; Traverse City, MI

West Bay Beach Bash: Sunday, August 31; Traverse City, MI

Jacob's Corn Maze: Daily; Traverse City, MI

Great Lakes Block Building Adventure: Daily; Traverse City, MI

Sensory Treat Tours at Chateau Chantal: Daily; Traverse City, MI

Manistee County Trolley Tours: Daily, 11am-2pm
Enjoy a 1-hour tour of Manistee County. $6 Adults, $3 Kids/Seniors. Meet at Manistee County Transportation.


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