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Your guide to Homecoming Weekend

Homecoming Weekend 2020

Homecoming 2020 is back with some new excitement and some old favorites. We have fun events for friends, families, and even non skiers to enjoy! All leading up to our big event, the HEAD Downhill. Here is the breakdown of what you have to look forward to:

Friday, January 24: 

5pm: Welcome Reception | Main Lodge Lobby            

6pm: Tap Takeover: New Holland Brewing | Slopeside Lounge

9pm-12am: Live Music Jeff & Mike | Slopeside Lounge

Saturday, January 25

9am-3pm: Sno-Go Demo | Base of Camelot            

You've seen them out on the slopes and you'ce been waiting to give them a try- now is your chance! Join us to demo a Sno-Go Bike with Boyne Country Sports at the base of Camelot leading up to the Hot Cocoa Hustle.

12pm: Cardboard Classic | Tube Park            

Work together as a team to build the fastest and most eleborate cardboard boat to carry your team down the Tube Park to victory!

3:30: The Sno-Go Hot Cocoa Hustle Relay Race | Leprechaun

It's time to start gathering your team for this fun relay race! The best part? Not everyone on your team needs to be a skier! With different legs of the race that include carrying a tray of mock hot chocolate, your team will be laughing, skiing, and sprinting to the final leg of the race - which features riding an all new Sno-Go bike down the hill! Your team will compete for awesome prizes valued at $2k, including a brand new Sno-Go bike!  

4:30-8pm: Live Music, The Remedee | Zoobar

5pm-8pm: Snowglobe Ski & Snowshoe | Cross Country Center

Join us on Saturday night for a magical outdoor adventure! Experience snowshoeing or cross-country skiing on lantern lit trails under the stars.

9:30pm-1am: Live Music, The Marsupials | Slopeside Lounge

9:30-9:45pm: Fireworks | Behind Main Lodge

Sunday, January 26

10am-3pm: HEAD Downhill

All of our Homecoming weekend events are leading up to the BIG event. The one you've been asking for... THE HEAD DOWNHILL. That's right folks, we are bringing the Downhill back - and it's better than ever. Don't skip this premiere northern Michigan racing event  

12-3pm: Harbor Springs Chili Cook Off | Base of Challenger

Taste your favorite chilis at the bottom of Challenger while watching your friends and family participate in the HEAD Downhill. Enjoy culinary delights from professionals and those less seasoned in the culinary arts. After tasting cast your vote for the best chili in the two categories as well as your favorite chili overall. 

Get out and enjoy!