Mt. Hood’s Premier New Year’s Eve Celebration Features Dinner Buffet, Keegan Smith & the Family and Fireworks!


MT. HOOD, OR (Immediate Release) – Mt. Hood Meadows will operate lifts until midnight Tuesday – New Year's Eve as part of the Brrring in the New Year celebration featuring fireworks, a feast and a party. A fireworks celebration will launch around 10 PM, and party goers can dance to the music of "Keegan Smith and the Family" –from 9:00 PM – 12:15 AM, enjoying party favors and a champagne toast at midnight.

The party will be staged at the resort's "Vertical" – a 3rd story restaurant with glass walls overlooking the base area. It's a great place to watch the fireworks.

An elaborate dinner buffet will be served earlier in the evening. Reservations are required for the dinner buffet and the party, but not for night skiing or enjoying the fireworks.

New Year's Eve busses will run from the Monarch Hotel in Clackamas, making shuttling to the mountain New Year's Eve convenient. The buses head to the mountain around 3 PM and depart from the mountain at 12:30 AM. The Monarch Hotel is offering special room rates for those wanting to spend the night when the bus returns (and drive home the next day).

A special 3 PM to midnight New Year's Eve lift ticket can be purchased at the ski resort for $49.

Packages for the evening can be purchased in advance online at The event is presented by Widmer Brothers Brewing and Brrr Seasonal Ale.

ADULT (21 and Older) Lift Ticket / Dinner Buffet / Party   $85  /  $109 (with bus)
ADULT Dinner Buffet / Party     $69   /  $85 (with bus)
ADULT Dinner Buffet      $59
JUNIOR (14 and Under) Lift / Dinner Buffet    $58    /    $72 (with bus)
JUNIOR Dinner Buffet Only  $39      /     $58 (with bus)
AGE 15 – 20 Lift / Dinner Buffet    $69    /    $89 (with bus)
AGE 15 – 20 Dinner Buffet Only    $49     /    $69 (with bus)
Lift Ticket & Bus Ride    $49      /    $73 (with bus)

The special New Year's Eve party buses pick up at the Monarch Hotel in Clackamas, which is offering special New Year's Eve lodging packages to revelers returning from the mountain.