Gore Mountain Autumn GondolaGore Mountain will feature the largest number of vendors and activities to date! Join the free, family-oriented fun Columbus Day Weekend

Northi Creek, N.Y. - Harvest Fest returns to Gore Mountain Saturday and Sunday, October 11-12. This massive festival is open 10:30am-4:30pm each day and includes live music, kids' activities, vendors, and fall fun for whole family. Admission is completely free!

Harvest Fest 2014 will feature the largest array of Adirondack vendors yet, including jewelers, photographers, artists, furniture makers, specialty foods, and much more.

Enjoy live entertainment 12pm-4pm each day, with Raisinhead on Saturday and Council Fire on Sunday.  Plan to take in the beauty of peak Adirondack foliage on a scenic Northwoods Gondola Skyride or helicopter excursion.

There is plenty to do for children of all ages, such as pony rides, autumn craft activities, magic shows, rides, a climbing wall, bungee trampoline, disc golf, and miniature golf. Visit Bounce Around Entertainment's huge inflatable village, including giant slides, obstacle courses, and bounce houses. Word of Life presents a petting zoo with Mr. Pickles the pot-bellied pig, goats, sheep, and even rats! On Saturday at 1pm, kids can participate in a make your own walking stick workshop, and then use it on a guided hike that follows. On Sunday at 1pm there will be a Halloween egg hunt and costumes are encouraged.

Harvest Fest offers an exclusive opportunity to purchase your Gore X4 Pack, four fully transferable Gore-only tickets valid Sunday-Friday non-holiday for just $169. The weekend is also is a great time to pick up your season pass, frequent skier cards, and Snow Samplers, as well as check out progress on the construction of Adirondack Express II, Gore Mountain's new high-speed quad.

At the historic North Creek Ski Bowl, Ski & Snowboard Outlet and Acme Pool & Spa partner with Beaver Brook Outfitters to offer 10,000 square feet packed with thousands of dollars of merchandise to get you and your family ready for the upcoming winter season. Save up to 70% off retail on new and used skis, snowboards, snowshoes, accessories, and apparel from Rossignol, Burton, Ride, Salomon, K2, Nordica, Atomic, and other premium outdoor brands. A Street Fair in North Creek adds to the fun with several sidewalk sales, entertainment, and more! Complimentary shuttle service between the three events will be provided all weekend.

For a detailed Harvest Festival schedule and information about all of Gore Mountain's events, visit GoreMountain.com.

About Gore
Gore Mountain, located in North Creek, NY, is managed by the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA). For information about all of ORDA's venues, visit www.orda.org.