"Winterfest is one of our favorite times of the year at Suncadia," "Suncadia is a winter wonderland during the holidays and the perfect place for guests and the community to build winter traditions."
Roger Beck - Managing Director for Suncadia.
CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS AT SUNCADIA'S WINTERFEST
Suncadia celebrates the season of giving with its annual Winterfest celebration each year, beginning Thanksgiving through the New Year holiday! The annual celebration spreads cheer with traditional holiday activities, specially crafted meals, visits from Santa and much more.
Signature events during Winterfest include:
- Suncadia Running of the Elk 5K Walk/Run at the Swim & Fitness Center
- North Pole Family Games, featuring an ice cube treasure hunt and frozen turkey bowling
- Suncadia Tree Lighting Celebration at the Village Pavilion & Ice Skating Rink - Sponsored by the Suncadia Fund for Community Enhancement.
- Suncadia Holiday Crafts & Gifts Show
- Santa's Workshop, activities include gingerbread house making, ornament making, the bear factory and more.
- Elf Tuck-ins - Santa's little helpers will visit children with a candy present and story before bedtime.
- Jack Frost Story Time at the Lodge Den
- Holiday Garland Making in the Great Room
- Teen Night at the Swim & Fitness Center
- Suncadia Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
- New Year's Eve Family Ice Skate
Highlighted culinary offerings during Winterfest include:
- Holiday Take-Home Dinner Packages for Thanksgiving and Christmas
- Thanksgiving Day Buffet at Portals
- Holiday Hot Toddies and S'mores in the Great Room at the Lodge
- Breakfast with Santa Claus at the Inn
- Christmas Eve/Day Prix Fixe Menu at Portals
- Christmas Day Brunch & Buffet at Portals
- New Years Eve Family Celebration in the Rialto Ballroom
- New Year's Day Recovery Brunch at Portals
For those looking to relax during Winterfest, Suncadia's Glade Spring Spa celebrates with Twelve Days of Winterfest during the month of December, featuring couples packages, complimentary activities and exceptional spa treatment savings.
In addition to Suncadia's numerous holiday activities, the winter season at Suncadia is the perfect time to enjoy miles of groomed cross-country ski trails, an inner-tube hill with rope tow, snowshoe rentals and snowmobile tours available through the Suncadia Swim and Fitness Center. Also, Suncadia invites guests to warm up at the Lodge firepit while indulging on complimentary s'mores every Friday and Saturday night.