Winter Events

2019-2020 Winter Events

McIntyre Ski Area holds a number of races, fundraisers, tubing events and various other competitions throughout the Winter Season for all ages and skiing or snowboarding abilities.

Many of these events are offered to the public, but if you are looking to hold your own private tubing event please contact group sales at events@mcintyreskiarea.com or call 603-622-6159 x21

January Events

January 1st- Race in the New Year Race

Join us Wednesday January 1st, 2020 for our annual Race in the New Year Race! Open for all ages and abilities. Each racer will get two timed runs.

Registration is required. $20 entry fee.

Season Pass holder entry fee $15.00

Race begins promptly at 3:00pm, registration will close at 2:30pm.

January 25th- Group/Troop Day

Join us for Group/Troop Day on Saturday January 25th, 2020. Choose from any of our listed Saturday Tubing Sessions to bring your group or troop of 15 or more guests at the group rate!

Reservations are required, please e-mail events@mcintyreskiarea.com to reserve a group!

All tuber’s must be at least 5 years old and 44 inches tall to tube. A waiver will need to be filled out for each participant. We recommend bringing your group at least 30 minutes prior to the tubing session you selected to leave time for waivers to be filled out and handed in along with ticketing all of your group members. Please remember for groups we do require one form of payment so as a group leader you will need to collect individual payments ahead of time.

We are looking forward to hosting your group/troop for a fun two hours of tubing!

Bob Gilmans passions were his family, friends, and SKIING!  He helped to reinstate the sport of skiing in all three Manchester NH public high schools when the city threatened to remove them from the budget. He coached and mentored many of NH ski racers.  This race is a memorial event for people to come out, have some fun, ski/snowboard and enjoy Manchester’s McIntyre Ski Area.  Come out and join us!

January 26th- Bob Gilman Fun Run!

Join us for the 4th annual Bob Gilman Fun Run!

10am-1pm

Registration for the race is $20 and includes a full day lift ticket. Purchase of a lift ticket is necessary to participate. This race is for all ages and abilities- SKIERS AND SNOWBOARDERS!  Awards will be given – raffles benefiting local NH charities will be held and FUN will be had!

February Events

February 8th- Big Air & Rail Jam

Enjoy a day of Rad Competitions!

1pm-3pm is our annual Big Air Competition. Test your jump skills off our custom made and well groomed jump! This competition will allow all participants 2 runs to show their best jumps, twists and turns (sorry no aerial flips allowed). Age categories will consist of: 12 & under, 13-17 and over 17. Prizes will be awarded to biggest air, best jump and best overall.

5:30pm-7:30pm we have brought back our Rail Jam! Each participant gets two runs to showcase their best moves on the rail! Age categories will consist of 12 & under, 13-17 and over 17. Prizes will be awarded in all three age groups.

Registration for both competitions starts at 11am and will end 15 minutes before each competition begins.

Registration is $20 for the Big Air Competition, $20 for the Rail Jam OR if you plan on doing both it is $30 for the both. Season Pass holders will be $10 for one competition or $15 for both. Registration fee also includes an afternoon half day lift ticket.

February 15th – Retro Race

Join us Saturday February 15th, 2020 for our annual Retro Race! Open for all ages and abilities. Each racer will get two timed runs.

Registration is required. $20 entry fee.

Season Pass holder entry fee $15.00

Race begins promptly at 3:00pm, registration will close at 2:30pm.

February 22nd- One Great Rate Day

Join us Saturday February 22nd, 2020 for our first annual One Great Rate DAY! With extended hours from 1pm-9pm enjoy skiing, snowboarding and tubing for just $38! Rentals and lesson tips are included. We will have a bonfire, live music and a cash bar!

A portion of ticket sales will be donated to Children’s Hospital at Darthmouth!

Tickets will go on sale at 12:30pm and a tubing waiver will need to be filled out for all participants of OGR. Children need to be 5 years old and 44 inches tall to tube.

March Events

March 1st – Bring in the Spring Race

Join us Sunday March 1st, 2020 for our annual Bring in the Spring Race! Open for all ages and abilities. Each racer will get two timed runs.

Registration is required. $20 entry fee.

Season Pass holder entry fee $15.00

Race begins promptly at 3:00pm, registration will close at 2:30pm.

March 7th- Little Macs Jamboree

Join us for the 10th annual Little Macs Jamboree. Competition runs from 10am-1pm. (Length of competition depends on how many contestants are entered).

Open to all levels and abilities for ages 4-7. This competition is also open to both carpet and chair riders. Parent involvement is recommend and/or required depending upon child’s ability. Each contestant gets two timed runs through the obstacle course.

2 Race Divisions for all levels of ski:  Magic Carpet  & Chair Rider for capable chair riders with parent chaperone.  Wacky obstacle races for every ability.

Contests:  Best decorated helmet and best costume.

You may register anytime the week prior at guest services. Registration will also close at 9am the day of competition (there will also be a $5 day of registration fee)
$30.00 entry fee includes 2 hour lift ticket, race & lunch! Lunch consists of cheese pizza, 1 beverage and 1 cookie.
Additional Child entry fee $25.00
$10.00 for rentals.
Additional lunches can be purchased for $5.00

March 14th- Pond Skim and Hawaiian Festival

Join us for the 10th annual Pond Skim & Hawaiian Festival! Registration is FREE with the purchase of a half day lift ticket. You must register at guest service, registration will be closed at 12:30pm the day of.

Each participant will be allowed 3 runs whether you skim or sink! Our age categories will consist of under 12, 13-17 and 17 & over. Prizes will be awarded for best splash, best costume and best skim!

Join us throughout the day at our man-made snow bar for some island drinks & food! The bonfire will be going and there will be live music in the evening!