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August 30, 2019 - September 2, 2019

concert setting with a view to a lake

Get Ready for the main event of summer - Schweitzer's Fall Fest!

27 years of great beers, great bands and great fans who join us every Labor Day weekend! Make your plans now!  

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The festival begins Friday afternoon with two bands and over 80 beers, ciders, seltzers, and a handful of wines. Bring your blankets as there will be live music all weekend! The beer tent will be on the tennis courts near the bottom of the Great Escape Quad so you’ll never be too far from the beer. The party continues Saturday, Sunday and Monday with 8 more bands! For the kids we’ll have the soda station where they can mix their own flavors and create wild concoctions. We’ll have arts and crafts vendors throughout the village and a food court nearby. 

The ever-popular souvenir mugs, pints and other glassware will be on sale all weekend as well as several other Fall Fest souvenirs (although some will sell out!) This is the final weekend of summer operations and the chairlift will be open for sightseeing, hiking and mountain biking. Head on up the Great Escape Quad and visit the Sky House Lodge at the top of the mountain for a late summer meal with that amazing view!


Here's the glassware selection for this year's Fall Fest! Online pre-sales have ended but you can still purchase glassware onsite over the weekend while supplies last! 


This could change slightly before the event and throughout the weekend, but here's what we have planned to start with: 

Chairlift open 11am - 5pm Friday, 11am - 6pm Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 5pm Monday 
Beer Tent open 4pm - 8pm Friday, 12pm - 7pm Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 4pm Monday 
Live Music 4pm - 8pm Friday, 12pm - 7pm Saturday & Sunday, 11am - 4pm Monday 

Live music is free!  
Beer and wine packages start at $15 and up. 
Soda sampling is $15 for Sili Cups with 3 sampling tokens. 
Single beers, wine and sodas are available at an additional cost. *See the price sheet for details. 

Friday, August 30
4pm - 5:30pm: Far Out West 
6pm - 8pm: Santa Poco 

Saturday, August 31
Noon - 2pm: Miah Kohal Band 
2:30pm - 4:30pm: Nate Botsford Band 
5pm - 7pm: World’s Finest

Sunday, September 1
Noon - 2pm: Balance Trick 
2:30pm - 4:30pm: Josh Farmer Band 
5pm - 7pm: Ron Artis ii & The Truth

Monday, September 2
11am - 1:30pm: Trego
 2pm - 4pm: Sol Seed 

SPOT Bus Shuttles:

From the Red Barn:
Spot Bus Shuttles will run between the Red Barn and the village every 30 minutes.
Friday 3pm - 8:30pm
Saturday 10am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 8pm
Monday 10am - 5pm

Schweitzer BBQ Tent
Chimney Rock Grill
Sky House
Meltz Extreme Grilled Cheese
The Burger Dock
Open Range
Jupiter Jane Traveling Café
Mandala Pizza
May’s Thai
7B Custom Cakes
It’s Poppin’ Kettle Korn
Just Donuts

While tent camping is not permitted on Schweitzer property, RV camping is allowed in the Gateway lot for $20 per night. Please visit the summer RV parking page for more details.