Mt. Hood Meadows is throwing a New Year’s Eve party to celebrate one of the best starts to a season in decades! With a nation-leading snow depth and a forecast for more to come it is time to PARTY with a Brew Year’s Eve celebration presented by Full Sail Brewing Company.
The evening includes extended lift operations from 9 AM until after midnight, fireworks, a spectacular dinner buffet and a party with live music by Dance Machine (party for ages 21 and older). Revelers can also ride special New Year's Eve buses to the mountain, departing from the Monarch Hotel in Clackamas.
New Year's Eve Operations
Lifts are scheduled to operate from 9 AM until midnight with the fireworks starting at 10:15 PM. The fireworks can be viewed from the base area or from the mountain (but not from the chairlift) and there is no charge for the fireworks display. Lifts begin operation at 9 AM - if you're just coming up for the evening you can purchase a Meadows After Dark lift pass from 3 PM - midnight for $55. Season passes are honored for New Year’s Eve lift access. If you have a day lift ticket you can upgrade it to midnight for $15.
Spectacular Dinner Buffet
New Year's Eve is a showcase for the culinary talents of new Executive Chef Daniel Dehay and the entire culinary services team. There are three seatings at 5:30 PM, 6:30 PM, and 8:00 PM. Seating times are limited so should be reserved online. Any remaining seating can be purchased on a first come, first served basis at the Concierge Desk upon your arrival at Meadows.
Reserve Dinner Packages Online Today - Prices Increase December 28!
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Brew Year’s Eve Celebration with Dance Machine
Dance Machine provides the New Year's Eve entertainment at Mt. Hood Meadows - playing hits from the 70’s through today! This 5 piece band features a female lead vocalist, and dynamic veteran Portland vocalist and Chris Ilogan come together to pull off spot on renditions of your favorite hits to dance to. Celebrate the New Year with us at the party with favors, a balloon drop, and a midnight champagne toast. The party is for ages 21 and older, and you can purchase it packaged with the spectacular dinner buffet. $15 cover charge night of, only if there is availability.
Ride the Bus from Clackamas
Departing from the Monarch Hotel, our New Year's Eve Party Buses those who want to celebrate the New Year at the ski resort. Those under 18 should be accompanied by an adult. Departure time from the Monarch is 3 PM. Departure from Mt. Hood Meadows is 12:30 AM. All buses return to the Monarch Hotel in Clackamas. The cost is $29.
Reserve Lift Tickets and Transportation
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Monarch Hotel is at I-205 & Sunnyside Road - the Clackamas Town Center exit.
Monarch Hotel Lodging Offer to New Year's Eve Guests
Buses depart Meadows at 12:30 AM after the party. We expect buses to return to the Monarch Hotel between 1:30 and 2 AM. The Monarch is offering a special $99 room rate (single or double occupancy + tax) and a 1 PM late check-out to New Year's Eve guests.
Make your reservation at the Monarch: 800.492.8700. Just mention Mt. Hood Meadows for this rate.