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AutumnFest Activities at Smugglers' Notch

The fun goes on and on for everyone!

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Choose from a variety of Resort activities, including tennis courts, bike rentals, the FunZone Indoor Family Entertainment Center, pools and hot tubs, our year-round Zip Line Canopy Tour, self-guided nature hikes & walks, guided hikes & walks on Saturdays and Sundays, playgrounds, video game room, mini-golf, disc golf, shuffleboard, basketball, volleyball, horseshoes, and a host of activities and attractions in the Smugglers' area.

These programs are available during AutumnFest from September 2 - October 13, 2014.

AutumnFest Welcome Orientation
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:00 am - 8:50 am
Monday, September 8 -December 1, 2014 8:00 am - 8:50 am

Join us at the Welcome Orientation in The Meeting House and learn about Resort activities and area attractions.

Gourmet Cheese & Wine Tasting
Monday - Friday, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, $19 per person.
The Boyden Valley Winery invites you to join them for a “European Winery Experience in Vermont”. Join them at their farm for a tour of the winery and tasting of their own wines, served with gourmet cheeses, fresh fruits and breads. Tour meets at The Boyden Valley Winery. Directions available at The Guest Service Desk.

Gold Panning
Wednesday - Friday, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Learn how to pan for placer gold with the guides from Green Mountain Gold. We'll provide a pan and local gold-bearing black sand samples. You'll learn how to recuperate gold in your pan, and where in the brook to look for placer gold. We will discuss gem stones found locally such as garnet and serpentine as well as the geology and history if any artifacts are found. All the gold you find is yours! We will be in or near a stream so be prepared to get wet and have appropriate footwear. Ages 10 & up, under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Tennis and Family Fun Center. $45 per person.

The FunZone Indoor Family Entertainment and Recreation Center
Fall indoor activities for the entire family to enjoy!
Thursday - Saturday, 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm.

And in the Evening...

Acoustic Guitar
Sunday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Familiar favorites. In the Morse Mountain Grille.

Family Karaoke and Dance Party
Monday, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Family Karaoke gives you the opportunity to display your singing talents and become a Smuggs Idol! Songs for all ages, in the Meeting House.

Friendly Pirate Dinner
Tuesday, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Friendly Pirate welcomes you aboard the Morse Mountain Grille for Pirate songs, dances, and jokes! The food's not free but the FUN is.

Acoustic Guitar
Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Familiar favorites. In the Morse Mountain Grille.

Bonfire Sing Along
Thursday, 7:00 pm
Round out your evening with a good old-fashioned sing-along around the bonfire on The Village Green.

Acoustic Guitar
Friday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Familiar favorites. In the Morse Mountain Grille.
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