2016 Holiday Celebrations 


Schweitzer celebrates the holiday season with more to do than you can imagine! Whether you’re skiing all day or looking to cozy up inside, there’s something for everyone. Be sure to keep your eyes on the daily activity report as there are even more activities available that we do all the time! 


December 17th 

  • Holiday Celebration: 3pm - Holiday cheer with the Christmas lights glowing. Hot chocolate & cookies served. 
  • Kids Night Out: Make it a date night with Kids Night Out. Sign up in advance at the Activity Center.

December 18th 

  • Reindeer Hike: 10:00am - We’ll cruise along in snowshoes learning about and looking for signs of Santa’s reindeer. Sign up in advance at the Activity Center, recommended for ages 6-12 plus parents 

December 19th - 23rd 

  • Santa’s Workshop: 1:00pm - 3:00pm - Last minute gift making for your loved ones. Only $5 to make all you want!

December 21st - 23rd 


December 23rd 

  • Reindeer Hike: 10:00am - We’ll cruise along in snowshoes learning about and looking for signs of Santa’s reindeer. Sign up in advance at the Activity Center, recommended for ages 6 - 12 plus parents 
  • Santa skis at Schweitzer: 1:30pm - 3pm - Santa & Mrs. Claus will be skiing and passing out candy to boys and girls. 
  • Holiday Celebration: 3pm - Holiday cheer in the Selkirk lobby with the Christmas lights glowing. Hot chocolate & cookies served.

December 24th 

Santa Skis, balloon parade, Mrs. Claus story time and last minute wishes with Santa! 

  • 12:30 – Santa skis on Musical Chairs 
  • 1:45 – Balloon parade follow a group photo with Mr & Mrs Claus 
  • 3:00 – last minute wishes with Santa in the Selkirk Lobby 
  • 4:00 – Christmas stories read by Mrs. Claus in the Selkirk lobby 
  • Tubing: 1 1/2 hour sessions at 12:00, 1:30, & 3:00. Purchase tickets online! 

December 25th 


December 26th - December 30th

EVERY DAY there are activities planned! Many activities require advanced reservation, so please contact the Activity Center at 208-255-3081 for information on how to sign up. 

  • Hosted Snowshoe Hikes, daily 10am - 12pm 
  • Nastar Ski Racing, daily 10am - 2pm 
  • Tubing, 1 1/2 hour sessions daily 12pm - 7pm 
  • Kid Crafts, daily 1:30pm - 2:30pm 
  • Apres music in Taps, daily 3pm - 6pm 
  • Village campfire and treat roasting, daily 3pm - 4pm 
  • Twilight Skiing, daily 3pm - 7pm 
  • Wine tasting at Gourmandie, daily 4:00pm 
  • Family Game Night, daily 6pm - 8:30pm 
  • Kids Night Out, 12/27 and 12/29 5pm - 8:30pm 

December 31st 

New Year’s Eve Parties!!! Our popular New Year’s Eve parties are back! Tween party for ages 6pm - 11pm, late night tubing party for families (some restrictions apply), and of course the 21+ party in Taps with live music by The Rub. Tickets go on sale December 1st at 12:00am and can be purchased online from Eventbrite!

Eventbrite - Schweitzer New Year's Parties

Space is very limited so get your tickets as soon as they go on sale!