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There is still time to ski Holiday Valley with some great 2017 promotions!
2016 - 2017 Holiday Valley Resort Specials & Promotions
Both groundhogs forecast six more weeks of winter, so lets get out and enjoy it. Holiday Valley Resort has plenty of snow and some great ski conditions. Take a trip out mid week and enjoy some great savings on lodging, lift tickets and more. Ellicottville has some great restaurants and shops so take a trip before the snow is gone. Prices and promotions were from the Holiday Valley Resort website on February 5, 2017 and are subject to change.
Kids 6 & under ski free anytime! Pick up a free lift ticket at any ticket window. Child must be present.
Kids ski and stay free when their parents purchase a midweek ski package with lodging at the Inn at Holiday Valley, the Tamarack Club or a Holiday Valley Rental Management Property. (Up to 2 kids age 17 & under, based on minimum occupancy requirements.) Packages begin January 1, 2017.
Bring A Friend. When a skier or rider brings a new person who purchases a learn to ski or snowboard package, the “ambassador” receives a 50% discount coupon for an adult 8 hour all area lift ticket for their next visit to Holiday Valley. The ambassador can also enter the national promotion at www.bringafriend.org to win great prizes.
Ski NY Free Any 3rd or 4th grader may purchase a NY State passport book for $26 and ski or snowboard FREE three times at any participating NY State area. Details on 3rd or 4th grade passport.
New York State Learn to Ski or Ride booklet for 3rd or 4th Graders for $26 includes one free Learn to Ski or Snowboard package (beginners lift-lesson-rental) and 20% off a Lift-lesson-rental for your second visit PLUS 20% off a Learn to Ski package for a parent. Details on 3rd or 4th grade learn to ski program.
Intense Milk. 2 for 1 night lift tickets (3:30-9) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays starting January 2, 2017 with specially marked milk caps.
Intense Milk. 2 for 1 three-hour Tubing Passes (4:30-9) on Thursdays starting in January with specially marked milk caps.
College Nights. Present your valid college ID at the main ticket window for a $28 night lift ticket Sunday through Thursday. Ticket valid 3:30PM - 9:00 Mon-Tues, 3:30-10PM Wed-Thurs.
Ultimate College Pass is good Monday through Friday days plus 7 nights a week all season long. College students with a transcript and a current college ID may purchase an Ultimate College season pass for $299. Click here to purchase online. Available ONLY until December 1, 2016.
College Student Night Season Pass. College students with a transcript and a current college ID may purchase a night season pass for $199. Click here to purchase online. Available ONLY until December 1, 2016.
Senior Skiers. Skiers age 70+ may purchase weekday, non-holiday lift tickets for the junior rate.
Active Miliary Personnel: $41 weekdays and $56 weekends, $28 nights. Please go to Customer Service to present your ID and purchase your lift tickets.
A Senior Discount is available to purchase Classic Passes: Seniors age 65-69 get 25% off a Classic Pass if they've had an Ultimate Pass or a Classic Pass for the past 5 years or 5% off if they are a new member. Seniors age 70+ get 50% off a Classic Pass if they've had an Ultimate Pass or a Classic Pass for the past 5 years or 10% off if they are a new member.
2 Ski Free. Book a room to stay at the Inn at Holiday Valley before December 24 and get two free lift tickets per room. Plus we guarantee at least 3 lifts will be operating or you can cancel without penalty.
Group rates are available for groups of 15 or more. Find out how you can ski for free by bringing at least 15 people to Holiday Valley. Visit on weekdays for even more savings. Call (716)699-2345, group rate details.
Wegmans Ticket Sales: Save on weekday or night lift tickets. Tickets on sale starting December.
Special Promotional Dates
Canadian Friendship Week. From January 2 through January 8, 2017, lift tickets and rentals at Par for Canadian cash. And...Pay for a single ride Mountain Coaster ticket and get 2 rides.
National Learn to Ski or Snowboard Month: starting January 2, through January 31, 2017, half priced Learn to Ski or Snowboard packages, just $30 during the day or $21.50 at night. Learn-to-ski or learn-to-snowboard packages include a beginner lesson, beginner area lift ticket and rental equipment. Register at the Creekside Lodge during the day or at the Rental Shop at night.
Discover NY Ski Days: January 19, 2017. A limited number of discounted lift tickets and Learn to Ski or Snowboard packages valid on January 19 are available through Ski Areas of New York (http://www.iskiny.com) starting in December. Lift tickets $24, Learn to Ski/Ride packages $25.
Cabin Fever Fest Days: February 16 and March 14, 2017. Special Rates for our friends from north of the border, eh? Purchase a voucher for $25.99 Canadian or US, then join us for a day of fun in the snow! Vouchers are good for either day. Vouchers available starting one week ahead of the Cabin Fever days. Canadian Shops include Corbetts in Oakville, Ski Pro Shop in St. Catharines, Source For Sports in London, The North Face in Niagara Falls and Paramount in Guelph. US stores include Phatman in Tonawanda, Snowflake in Lockport, Jamestown Cycle Shop in Jamestown, NY, Red Door in Williamsville NY, Ski Company in Rochester and Syracuse, Ski Chalet in Niles, OH and Eastern H2O in Pittsburgh.
NYS Ski and Stay Promotion: Book a 2-day weekend stay at the Inn at Holiday Valley, Tamarack or a Holiday Valley Rental Property and get a third night's lodging (Thursday or Sunday night) and a third day lift ticket free! Available these weekends only: January 6-7, 2017 and March 3-4, 2017.
Spring Lodging packages, Holiday Valley Rental Management start March 12, 2017 and the Tamarack Club and the Inn at Holiday Valley start March 19, 2017.
Scout Days. Special rates for Scout troops on March 4 and 5, 2017. $31 lift only, $35 lift and lesson, $45 lift, lesson and rental. $6 helmet rental. Contact Group Sales for reservations, 716-699-3937.
Spring Lift Ticket rates. Spring rates will vary depending on the number of lifts and slopes open. Spring rates start Monday, March 20, 2017.