belleayrelogo.jpg$99 Four-Packs of Lift Tickets are available at Belleayre Mountain over Columbus Day Weekend Only Highmount, NY - Belleayre Mountain is gearing up for its 30th Annual Fall Festival, taking place Columbus Day Weekend, Oct. 10-11. One does not need to be a snowsports enthusiast to enjoy the local arts and crafts vendors, the spectacular fall foliage views from the deck or the Sky Ride, a variety of festival foods and live entertainment. There are several exciting things happening at the 30th Annual Festival this year. Not only is the Festival back at the mountain, but Belleayre is introducing a Brand New Entertainment Village, featuring Kara Suzanne and the Gojo Hearts, The Trapps, Rat Boy, Saints of Swing, Detour and Blues Manuever. Raptor Project, from Roxbury, will be at the festival as well with his extensive and amazing collection of exotic birds. Snowsports enthusiasts will be able to purchase several promotions and programs for the 2009-2010 season including winter workshops, season passes at the early bird rate and the $99 four-pack. Four packs can only be purchased at the mountain and there is a one per household limit. Skiers and Riders can also take advantage of the Winter Equipment and Apparel Sale featuring amazing discounts on hard and soft snowsports gear. The Belleayre Mountain Tent will have information about our summer programs including the Aqua School Workshops, Music Festival and the Belleayre Beach. Belleayre Mountain is looking forward to this event kicking off the winter season and our new "Snow Therapy” way of life. We are pushing low-cost, therapeutic, and back-to-basic experiences, with new ski school products, nursery programming, and innovative, special events with partnerships. Belleayre Mountain is a year-round outdoor recreation area in the Catskill Mountains operated by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.

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Contact: Georgia LoPresti Meckes Belleayre Mountain Marketing Department Phone: 845-254-5600 X2426 Email: galopres@gw.dec.state.ny.us Web: http://www.belleayre.com Belleayre Phone: 800-942-6904 Belleayre Mountain is a year-round outdoor recreation area in the Catskill Mountains operated by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.