Winter in Boone

Winter in Boone

When the temperatures dip and the snow begins to fall, there’s no better destination to experience it than Boone. The North Carolina town offers all of the amenities needed to enjoy the winter season, from cozy cabins and culinary delights to outdoor adventure and family attractions. This winter is certainly no different. With a jampacked calendar of events and the ever-present picturesque landscape to take in while enjoying it all, now is the time to plan the perfect Boone getaway.

Beech Mountain Winter Music Series

Beech Mountain’s Winter Music Series keeps the beat going all February long and even into March. The series brings a diverse lineup of live performances, which take place each Friday and Saturday evening amidst the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains. Many of the shows are even free and open to all ages.

Sugar Bear’s Birthday Celebration & Easter Egg Hunt

Sugar Mountain Resort is hosting a day full of family fun on March 10. A birthday celebration is scheduled for Sugar Bear, the resort’s official mascot, and it will include the Great Bear Race, treats, cake, and ice cream. Guests 12 and under can dress in their favorite Easter costume and hit the slopes with Sugar Bear in the annual Easter egg hunt. The eggs are filled with great prizes, including a 2024-25 season pass. 

French Swiss Ski College

French Swiss Ski College is known as the destination for learning how to ski or snowboard, and it’s located on Appalachian Ski Mountain in Boone. The family-friendly resort has been hosting family and friends since it opened in 1962, and it added the renowned ski college just a few years later. The instructors have taught more than one million skiers and snowboarders since 1969, and it’s the go-to destination for anyone interested in learning how to partake in snow sports.

Where to Warm Up

No adventure or getaway to Boone is complete without snuggling up by a warm fireplace, and Boone offers plenty of destinations to do so. From downtown pubs to speakeasy-style lounges, upscale eateries, and even modern motor lodges, Boone is home to a variety of culinary and cocktail experiences ready to be explored (and all featuring a warm spot to chill out after a fun day of adventure.

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