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Thanksgiving Celebration

November 22 - 26, 2017

We invite you to join our annual celebration to give thanks, create holiday memories and start family traditions during this Thanksgiving Celebration. During your stay, experience traditional family activities at the Omni Mount Washington Resort.  Family turkey-trot, flag football and crafts will keep all members of the family active and anxiously awaiting the Thanksgiving Feast Buffet.  Once everyone has enjoyed the feast, immerse yourself in the holiday season with a cocoa and cookie social with Santa.

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Thanksgiving Feast Buffet

Thanksgiving Feast buffet is $70 for adults, $35 for children aged 6 to 12 and complimentary for children 5 and under. Rate does include tax and gratuity. For choosing to take part in our Thanksgiving buffet, you will receive a complimentary lift ticket to enjoy a great day of skiing and riding at Bretton Woods, valid November 23rd, 2017. Please pick up your tickets at the Activities Concierge, located in the Great Hall of the Omni Mount Washington Hotel, or at the Guest Services desk in the Bretton Woods Base Lodge. Reservations are required and may be made by contacting the Activities Concierge at (603)278-8989.

Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge Desk at (603) 278-8989.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017


10:00am
Falling into Winter Soap Making
Make a one-of-a- kind bar of soap as we walk you through the recipe.  You will have the opportunity to select your own scent as you create a soap bar that you can bring home with you.  Special fall scents and molds will make this activity even more festive!
Hotel

12:00pm
Thanksgiving Craft Room
Decorate and personalize your own Thanksgiving Day crafts, pay tribute to what you are thankful for by creating your own thankful placemat.  Create and don your own turkey hat, and explore our craft room with coloring pages and more!
Hotel

2:30pm  
Movie Matinee - Chicken Little
A little chicken tries to warn his whole town that the sky is falling, but no one believes him. Suddenly a small alien lands on earth and what follows next is mass destruction and chaos! Will he be able to save the world or will it come crashing down on him? Rated G
Hotel

4:00pm 
Sweet Social: Whoopie Pie Social
Get ready to devour a delicious fall whoopie pie! Put as many toppings on as you want and mix and match different seasonal flavors. Your taste buds will thank you! $5 per Whoopie Pie.
Hotel

5:30pm
Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Start the holiday season off right with our Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! Enjoy Christmas carolers singing your favorite holiday songs and a special welcome from our very own General Manager. Snack on snowflake sugar cookies or a festive peppermint candy cane given out by Santa’s little helpers!
Great Hall

6:30pm
Turkey Dessert Bingo
Get 5 in a row and shout B-I-N-G-O. Mouth watering treats await the winners!
Hotel

8:00pm
Thanksgiving Eve PJ Party
Snuggle up next to the warmth of the fire for a screening of one of our favorite Turkey Day movies, Free Birds, in our world-famous Conservatory.  Play a game, sip on cocoa, munch on cookies and enjoy relaxing with your family on the night before the big feast.
Conservatory

Thursday, November 23, 2017 (Thanksgiving Day)


9:00am
Turkey Trot
Are you an early riser and want to get in some exercise before the Thanksgiving Buffet?  Join us at the North Entrance of the hotel for the annual Mount Washington Turkey Trot.  Registration opens at 8:45am.
Hotel- Meet at the North Entrance

9:00am - 12:00pm  
The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Tradition
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will be celebrating 91 years! Macy’s has given us a tradition which both celebrates America and calls forth Christmas. You don’t want to miss this year’s parade, live from New York City, with giant balloons and jaw dropping floats. Enjoy a morning treat with a fresh cup of hot coffee and apple cider.
The Cave

10:00am - 12:00pm  
Holiday Craft and Game Room
Enjoy Thanksgiving and holiday crafts and play some family board games as you wait for your turn to feast or for Santa's arrival.
Hotel

12:00pm - 8:00pm
Thanksgiving Feast Buffet

A feast fit for man, lady and child, this is what Thanksgiving is all about! During the buffet enjoy music by students of Mila Filatova. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge Desk at (603)278-8989. $70 for adults, $35 for children aged 6 to 12 and complimentary for children 5 and under.
Main Dining Room

12:00pm - 11:30pm
A Day of Football

Football on Thanksgiving Day is almost as important as turkey, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie, so we are showing all of the day's games! Whether your favorite NFL team is playing or you are just a fan of the game come cheer on this American tradition. The Cave
  • 12:30pm: Minnesota Vikings @ Detroit Lions
  • 4:30pm: Los Angeles Chargers @ Dallas Cowboys
  • 8:30pm: New York Giants @ Washington Redskins

12:30pm  
Santa’s First Appearance at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel

Santa Claus is coming to town!  Gather your family and friends and join us on the Veranda for Santa’s first appearance, here at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel and Resort!
Front Entrance

1:00pm - 3:00pm 
North Pole Sneak Peek: Stories, Photographs and Scrumptious Treats

Santa brought his favorite books all the way from the North Pole to the Omni Mount Washington Hotel and Resort! Enjoy homemade cookies baked by Mrs. Claus and get your picture taken with Old Saint Nick!
Hotel

3:00pm:  
Flag Football

Join the Omni Mount Washington Resort's Thanksgiving tradition of flag football. Get your team together and bring your fans out to make memories. GAME ON!
Meet at the Activities Concierge Desk - Hotel

5:00pm 
The Great Turkey Hunt

Gobble Gobble, you may hear me but can you find me? If you can find all the clues and the real life Tom Turkey, you get a prize! Help find Tom and get him pardoned on Thanksgiving Day!
Activities Concierge Desk 

6:30pm
Thanksgiving Family Movie Night - A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

Relax with your family while enjoying A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving. Watch as Patty and her friends invite themselves over to Charlie Brown’s house for Thanksgiving. Can Charlie Brown make a Thanksgiving dinner feast in time?
Hotel

6:00pm & 6:30pm
Children's Planetarium Program
Join Carthage College Professor of Physics and Astronomy Douglas Arion for an adventure into the wonders of the Universe! Explore the sky and learn about the stars and constellations we see at night.
Great Hall

7:00pm
Family Feud: All Stuffed Up
It’s time to play Family Feud! Test your Thanksgiving knowledge as you go head-to-head against other families in the hotel and win some great prizes! Get ready to cook up some answers and have some fun!
Hotel

8:00pm  
Thanksgiving S’mores
Just in case you did not feast enough during the Thanksgiving Buffet, head over to the fire pit and indulge on some gooey S’mores, this is sure to be the topping on the pie this holiday!
Hotel
8:00pm
Stargazing and Lecture
Dr. Douglas Arion, Director of the Carthage Institute of Astronomy and Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Carthage College, will give a presentation on the intricate and fascinating connections between life on Earth and the history and phenomena of the Universe around us. Learn about the amazing sequence of events that led to the formation of the solar system and the Earth, and how we have come to understand what we are and why we are here. Following the presentation, weather permitting, there will be observing through telescopes.
Conservatory

Friday, November 25, 2016

  • 8:00am:  Gentle Flow Yoga $
    The perfect way to start your day!  Class begins with breath awareness exercises and a few moments of quiet reflection.  Some gentle stretching opens the way to a practice of yoga poses to build strength, flexibility, and awareness.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge Desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person.
    Hotel

  • 8:00am - 8:00pm:  Letters to Santa
    Stop by the post office on the lower level of the hotel.  Santa is very busy, but he loves to get letters from boys and girls.  Write down your wish list or just say hi to Santa!  All letters that include a return address or room number will get a response from Santa.
    Post Office

  • 9:00am:  Morning Walk and Talk
    Still feeling stuffed after your Thanksgiving Holiday feast?  Join us on a guided hike to Upper Falls.  This hike is an easy-moderate hike and will take about 1.5 hours to complete.  Bundle up, as it could be brisk!  We hope you will join us!
    Meet at Activities Desk

  • 9:30am:  Vinyasa Flow Yoga $
    This early morning class will help you balance both ying/yang, lunar/solar and also help you channel your feminine/masculine energy.  This class will begin with a warm up, and includes assists/adjusts (if desired), mat stretching, stand-up exercising, peak poses, sun and moon salutations and ends with a complete guided relaxation.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person
    Hotel

  • 11:00am:  DIY Holiday Sugar Scrubs
    Make your own sugar scrub as we walk you through in instructions and ingredients.  You will have the opportunity to select your own scent as you create a sugar scrub that you can bring home with you.
    Hotel

  • 2:30pm:  Movie Matinee: Happy Feet
    In the great nation of Emperor Penguins, deep in Antarctica, you’re nobody unless you can sing- which is unfortunate for Mumble, who is the worst singer in the world. He is born dancing to his own tune… tap dancing. As fate would have it, his one friend, Gloria happens to be the best singer around.  Mumble and Gloria have a connection from the moment they hatch, but she struggles with his strange “hippity–hoppity ways”.
    Hotel

  • 3:00pm-4:00pm:  Gentle Flow Yoga $
    The perfect way to unwind this afternoon! Class begins with breath awareness exercises and a few moments of quiet reflection. Some gentle stretching opens the way to a practice of yoga poses to build strength, flexibility, and awareness. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person.
    Hotel

  • 4:00pm:  Sweet Social: Caramel Apple Bar $
    Come get a taste of Autumn as you create your own deconstructed caramel apple with toppings as sweet as Grandmas home-made apple pie.  Fees Apply; $5 per sundae.
    Hotel

  • 4:30pm - 5:30pm:  Alpen Glow Yoga
    After a day of challenging yourself with a variety of adventures ranging from a Canopy Tour to a rigorous hike in the mountains, renew your body and soul with our afternoon relax yoga class.  This class focuses on restorative asanas and gentle stretches as well as breath work.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person.
    Hotel

  • 6:00pm:  The Great Moose Maze Scavenger Hunt
    A-hunting we will go!  Join in this adventure to seek the ever-elusive North Country moose.  Your quest to follow the clues may take you high and low, in and out, and through the Great North Woods.
    Meet at Activities Concierge Desk

  • 6:30pm - 9:30pm:  Omni Kids Explorers at Night $
    Your child and YOUR CHILD ALONE* are in charge of what happens during their stay with us.  We host many adventures your child can have during their visit to Omni Kids Explorers at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel & Resort.  From time to time as your child explores with us, they will be able to make decisions and choices that change the course of their visit.  Will they explore our mountain playground at a blinding speed?  Create a specially personalized craft to bring home and remember their visit?  Go on a bear hunt?  We’re not scared!  Your child’s adventures will be a result of their choices as out attendants guide them through with a selection of amazing activities for ages 3-12** must be potty trained.  Fees Apply $60, boxed dinner available for additional fee.  Reservations are required and can be made by the Activities Concierges’ desk at (603) 278-8989.
    Omni Kids

  • 7:00pm:  Family Storytelling
    Join us in the Conservatory as a special guest from the North Pole sits by the fire and reads a Christmas classic.
    Conservatory

  • 8:00pm:  Movie Night: The Incredibles
    "Mr. Incredible” has fought evil and saved lives on a daily basis, but fifteen years later, Bob and his wife have adopted civilian identities and retreated to the suburbs to live normal lives with their three kids.  Now he's a clockpunching insurance claims adjuster fighting boredom and a bulging waistline.  Itching to get back into action, Bob gets his chance when a mysterious communication summons him to a remote island for a top-secret assignment.  This is a great movie for the whole family!
    Hotel

Saturday, November 26, 2016

  • 8:00am:  Gentle Flow Yoga $
    The perfect way to start your day!  Class begins with breath awareness exercises and a few moments of quiet reflection.  Some gentle stretching opens the way to a practice of yoga poses to build strength, flexibility, and awareness.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person.
    Hotel

  • 8:00am - 8:00pm:  Letters to Santa
    Stop by the post office on the lower level of the hotel.  Santa is very busy, but he loves to get letters from boys and girls.  Write down your wish list or just say hi to Santa!  All letters that include a return address or room number will get a response from Santa.
    Post Office

  • 9:00am - 2:00pm:  Omni Kids Explorers $
    Your child and YOUR CHILD ALONE* are in charge of what happens during their stay with us.  We host many adventures your child can have during their visit to Omni Kids Explorers at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel & Resort.  From time to time as your child explores with us, they will be able to make decisions and choices that change the course of their visit.  Will they explore our mountain playground at a blinding speed?  Create a specially personalized craft to bring home and remember their visit?  Go on a bear hunt?  We’re not scared!  Your child’s adventures will be a result of their choices as out attendants guide them through with a selection of amazing activities for ages 3-12** must be potty trained.  Fees Apply $70, includes lunch.  Reservations are required and can be made by the Activities Concierges’ desk at (603) 278-8989.
    Omni Kids

  • 9:30am:  Vinyasa Flow Yoga $
    This early morning class will help you balance both ying/yang, lunar/solar and also help you channel your feminine/masculine energy.  This class will begin with a warm up, and includes assists/adjusts (if desired), mat stretching, stand-up exercising, peak poses, sun and moon salutations and ends with a complete guided relaxation.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person
    Hotel

  • 11:00am:  Create Your Own Holiday Card Workshop
    Come create a beautiful creation. It is fun, relaxing, and anyone can use it to create beautiful pieces of art! It is enjoyed by a wide range of ages and skill levels around the world!
    Hotel

  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm:  Cocoa with Mrs. Claus $
    Bring the little ones in your life to enjoy special holiday music, a holiday craft and a holiday story with Mrs. Claus all while sipping on some hot chocolate.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge Desk at (603)278.8989.  Cost: $25 per person.
    Hotel

  • 2:30pm:  Movie Matinee: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
    Join us for our afternoon movie that is sure to be the most delicious event since macaroni met cheese.  Inspire by the beloved children’s book, this movie focuses on a town where food falls from the sky like rain.  Can you imagine if all the snow in the North Country rained S’mores!?
    Hotel

  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm:  Gentle Flow Yoga $
    The perfect way to unwind this afternoon! Class begins with breath awareness exercises and a few moments of quiet reflection. Some gentle stretching opens the way to a practice of yoga poses to build strength, flexibility, and awareness. All levels are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989. Fees Apply; $20 per person.
    Hotel

  • 3:30pm - 4:30pm:  Cocoa with Mrs. Claus $
    Bring the little ones in your life to enjoy special holiday music, a holiday craft and a holiday story with Mrs. Claus all while sipping on some hot chocolate.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge Desk at (603)278.8989.  Cost: $25 per person.
    Hotel

  • 4:00pm:  Holiday Harvest Tasting $
    Try our delicious apple cider or eggnog mixed to perfection with complimentary liquors.  You can choose to try them all or just have four samples of one.  Fees Apply.
    Great Hall

  • 4:30pm - 5:30pm:  Alpen Glow Yoga
    After a day of challenging yourself with a variety of adventures ranging from a Canopy Tour to a rigorous hike in the mountains, renew your body and soul with our afternoon relax yoga class. This class focuses on restorative asanas and gentle stretches as well as breath work.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person.
    Hotel

  • 5:00pm - 8:00pm:  Family Portraits $
    Capture this holiday season with a family portrait that will not only remind you of your time at The Omni Mount Washington Resort but will also make a great Holiday gift.  Fees Apply; portrait sitting fee is $40 per group, payable at the time of shoot.  A $20 credit is included towards the purchase of any prints, digital files or CDs from the sitting. 
    Great Hall

  • 5:00pm:  Gingerbread House Building $
    Roll up those sleeves and put your thinking cap on as you create your own gingerbread house.  We will provide the gingerbread building blocks and a vast range of sweets, treats, icing and tools to get your creative side out.  Come join us to create a gingerbread winter wonderland.  Gingerbread houses will be on display for the remainder of the holiday season.  Fees Apply; $30 per Gingerbread House.  Limited spaces available please pre-register with the Activities Concierge Desk at (603) 278-8989.
    Hotel

  • 6:30pm - 9:30pm:  Omni Kids Explorers at Night $
    Your child and YOUR CHILD ALONE* are in charge of what happens during their stay with us.  We host many adventures your child can have during their visit to Omni Kids Explorers at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel & Resort.  From time to time as your child explores with us, they will be able to make decisions and choices that change the course of their visit.  Will they explore our mountain playground at a blinding speed?  Create a specially personalized craft to bring home and remember their visit?  Go on a bear hunt?  We’re not scared!  Your child’s adventures will be a result of their choices as out attendants guide them through with a selection of amazing activities for ages 3-12** must be potty trained.  Fees Apply $60, boxed dinner available for additional fee.  Reservations are required and can be made by the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.
    Omni Kids

  • 7:00pm:  Monetary Conference Presentation
    Enjoy a historic presentation by Carl Lindblade, a business and economic professor at UNH, about the Bretton Woods Monetary Conference that took place at Mount Washington Hotel in 1944.
    Gifford

  • 7:00pm:  Evening Family Movie: Christmas Story
    The Christmas spirit is not served up with more heartfelt warmth or observant hilarity than in this holiday themed classic.  Nine-year old Ralphie is dreaming of his perfect Christmas gift: a genuine Red Ryder 200-shot Carbine Action Air Rifle, he endures endless childhood calamities all for his perfect Christmas gift.  This Yuletide classic is not to be missed!
    Hotel

  • 8:00pm:  Soda Fountain Floats $
    Sip on this sweet old fashioned treat.  Join us in the Great Hall for your selection of sodas, toppings and classic vanilla ice cream.  Fees Apply; $5.00 per float.
    Great Hall

Sunday November 27, 2016

  • 8:00am - 10:00am:  Breakfast with Santa
    Each December, Santa makes a special trip to the Omni Mount Washington Resort to visit with the girls and boys that fill our halls with laughter and the spirit of Christmas.  This year we invite you to experience Breakfast with Santa in our award winning dining room.  A magical morning filled with arts and crafts, terrific food, and photos with Mr. Claus himself will make a wonderful memory for kids of all ages.  Complimentary for all guests with purchase of breakfast buffet.
    Main Dining Room

  • 8:00am:  Gentle Flow Yoga $
    The perfect way to start your day! Class begins with breath awareness exercises and a few moments of quiet reflection.  Some gentle stretching opens the way to a practice of yoga poses to build strength, flexibility, and awareness.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person.
    Hotel

  • 9:30am:  Vinyasa Flow Yoga $
    This early morning class will help you balance both ying/yang, lunar/solar and also help you channel your feminine/masculine energy.  This class will begin with a warm up, and includes assists/adjusts (if desired), mat stretching, stand-up exercising, peak poses, sun and moon salutations and ends with a complete guided relaxation.  All levels are welcome.  Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge desk at (603) 278-8989.  Fees Apply; $20 per person
    Hotel

  • 10:30am:  Story Time with Santa
    Santa brought his favorite books from the North Pole all the way to the Omni Mount Washington Hotel and Resort, join us in the Conservatory as we read our favorite Christmas stories!
    Hotel


HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

**All Activities Subject to Change**