Event Calendar

Halloween Party - October 28

Franconia Ski Club is bringing back their famed Halloween Party as a fundraiser to support scholarships and financial aid for local athletes. Open to public. Peabody Lodge, 7pm-12am, $25, prizes, live music w/ the Barnyard Pimps & more! Ages 21+. More details and buy tickets here



6th Annual Simmer n' Brew Fest - November 4

Back for its 6th year! This is the best thing happening to spice up off-season in the 'Notch. Tickets include special sampling glass, raffle prizes, live music, samples of fresh brews from New England breweries and gourmet soups galore from local chefs & eateries. BUY TICKETS NOW



FSC SKI SWAP - November 11

Bigger & better than ever! Franconia Ski Club will hold their annual Ski Swap at Cannon Mountain in the Peabody Base Lodge on Saturday, November 11th. Buy or sell new or used ski & snowboard equipment and clothing. With so much more room this year, vendors will be bringing in more inventory for you to choose from. Equipment dropoff is 5-8pm Friday night, the swap is from 8am to 12pm Saturday. 30% of sales supports the Club! Visit www.franconiaskiclub.com for more info.



Boston Ski & Snowboard Expo - November 9-12

Stop by our booth at the Seaport World Trade Center to see what's new this season and your chance to win a season pass, Blizzard Skis and other Cannon goodies! Discount Tickets here.



Wobble n' Gobble Turkey Day 5K - November 23

A 5K roll, run or walk through downtown Franconia, NH to benefit Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country. CLICK HERE for more information or to pre-register!



Season Pass Deadline - November 30

Prices for the Bold & Beautiful, 4NH College and White Mountain Superpass increase December 1st!



Ski For Hunger Food Drive & Homecoming Day - December 2

Come donate to our local food pantry, get discounted skiing & riding and have fun with the Cannon family celebrating the beginning of another legendary season at Cannon!



-Ski for Hunger Food Drive - food collected benefits the Good Neighbor Food Pantry in Franconia, NH. Bring 4 non-perishable food items to Guest Services in the Notchview Lodge and receive 50% off your full-day ticket that day.

-Retail Specials

-Scavenger Hunt - win a T-shirt or poster when you complete the scavenger hunt. Pickup and dropoff cards at Guest Services 10am-2pm (while supplies last)

-Photo Ops with the Yeti

-Apres Party in the Cannonball Pub w/ live music



Toys for Tots Drive - December 9

A program from the US Marine Corps Reserve, we'll be collecting toys for children in need this Holiday season. Bring a new, unwrapped toy to Guest Services that day and receive a discounted ticket voucher, TBD.



NH Resident Season Pass Deadline - December 14

NH Residents receive 25% off normal season pass prices when purchased on or before December 14th. Valid NH ID required. Don't miss out...buy yours now!



Christmas Day, Cannon is Closed - December 25

Happy Holidays from Cannon!



Family Fun Night w/ Torchlight Parade & Fireworks Show - December 30

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, 4:30-6:00 Movie for Kids in the Brookside Lodge, 4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5, 6:30 Torchlight Parade & Fireworks.



New Year Special 2-for-$77 - January 1

Start the New Year off right - ski/ride at Cannon. Tickets are 2-for-$77!



Family Fun Night - January 6

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ the Radio BDC Drafters in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, Huckerbrook under the lights for $5



Radio BDC Drafters / Boston.com Apres Party - January 6

Promos, giveaways, music & fun in the Cannonball Pub!



Family Fun Night - January 13

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, 4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5 - purchase tickets in Brookside building.



Freeride Event: Rail Jam - January 13

No entry fee. Registration: 9-11am, Guest Services Practice: 11:15-12:15, event location Competitor Meeting (mandatory): 12:15 Competition start: 12:30 Awards: time and location will be announced at the competitors' meeting. Helmets required. ID or credit card needed for bib deposit. Visit the Freeride Series Page



Family Fun Night - January 20

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, 4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5.



Family Fun Night - January 20

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, 4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5.



Family Fun Night - January 27

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, 4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5.



Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge - February 2

The Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge is a free, fun race open to all ages and abilities. Bring your friends, bring your family and join in the fun! Register 8-11am in the Peabody Base Lodge. Race starts at 11! Register Now!



Pirates of the High Skis - February 3

Arrgh! Ski Like a Pirate and Hunt for Ye Treasure! This is a fundraiser for the Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country and the day includes: treasure hunts, tattoo parlour, contests, portrait gallery, raffles - get all the details here! Pre-register at adaptivesportspartners.org, on the deck at Peabody (weekends) or at the Adaptive meeting area in the lower level of the Peabody Lodge and get a free raffle ticket (value $10!) Can also register day of event at the mountain.




  • All ages and abilities welcome

  • Hunt for hidden treasures across Cannon Mountain & win prizes

  • Huge raffle with huge prizes

  • Those who come dressed as pirates will be rewarded

  • Silent auction, raffles and all day pirate fun

  • Proceeds from this event support ASPNC - enriching the quality of life for people with disabilities through sports and recreation

  • Sponsors: Cannon, Ski Haus, Turtle Ridge Foundation, Passumpsic Savings Bank, Paramount Electric, and Littleton Coin Company



Family Fun Night - February 3

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, 4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5.



Family Fun Night - February 10

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, 4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5.



Freeride Event: Big Air - February 10

No entry fee. Registration: 9-11am, Guest Services Practice: 11:15-12:15, event location Competitor Meeting (mandatory): 12:15 Competition start: 12:30 Awards: time and location will be announced at the competitors' meeting Helmets required. ID or credit card needed for bib deposit. Visit the Freeride Series Page



Family Fun Night - February 17

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house, Huckerbrook open under the lights for $5



BodeFest Registration Opens - February 21

Registration for BodeFest opens at 12pm on Wednesday, February 21. Get info and register right on the BodeFest page



Family Fun Night w/ Fireworks & Torchlight - February 24

3:00-6:00 Apres w/ live music & promos in the Cannonball Pub 21+, bouncy house,  4:30-6:30 Huckerbrook Rope Tow under the lights, 4:30-6:00 Kids' Movie in Brookside, 6:30 Fireworks & Torchlight Parade.



11th Annual Bill's Race to Beat Amyloid - March 3

A day of fun for all ages in memory of long time Cannon skier Bill Cunningham, supporting Amyloid Research at Boston Medical Center. This is open to the public, so come help support a great cause! Register that morning in the Peabody Lodge (discounts on lift tickets available to all participants) huge silent raffle all day and fun race kicks off on Time Zone at 11am. Visit www.BillsRace.com for more details.



Freeride Event: Slopestyle - March 10

No entry fee.  Registration: 9-11am, Guest Services Practice: 11:15-12:15, Competition start: 12:30 Awards: time and location will be announced at the competitors' meeting Helmets required. ID or credit card are needed for bib deposit. Visit the Freeride Series Page



Winter Wild Uphill Championships - March 17

The final event of the season for Team AMP's Winter Wild Uphill Racing Series! Stay tuned for more info.



BodeFest - March 24

World-class skier & Olympic Champion Bode Miller will come to Cannon for the day to host BodeFest - a day of fun for all ages to support The Turtle Ridge Foundation! Visit the BodeFest page for details..



80's Day and Old School Duel - March 31



Come ski/ride Cannon for the day dressed in old school neon 80’s gear and you're eligible for $10 off any full-day ticket that day. Only available at Guest Services in the Notchview Lodge.



12:00 Best Dressed Contest & Group Photo, Base Area (open to all!)

12:15 Old School Duel Contest (details below)

3:00 - 6:00: Apres Party in the Pub with 80's cover band Fast Times!

OLD SCHOOL DUEL


Come dressed to impress and burn your boots off showing us your bumps skills, daffys, helis, backscratchers & spread eagles from back in the day. Totally rad prizes for best run/trick in each age category: 12+under (Radicals), 13-39 (Hotdoggers), 40+ (Old School Legends)



8:00 - 11:00: Register @ Guest Services (get a free Cannon 80's prize), space limited to first 50, no entry fee!

12:15-1:00: Old School Duel Event, Base Area

1:15: Awards, Base Area



Tug-of-War Competition - April 7

It keeps getting bigger & better! Gather your burliest friends & family, get ready to try to take the overall Tug-of-War Championship Title! Prizes will be awarded to overall tug-of-war champions & best team uniform. No cost to enter, all team members must register together in person for weigh-in, max weight 1,200lbs per team (no limit to # of people!), limit 8 teams, single elimination format. No foot traction devices allowed. Register 8-11:00 at Guest Services. Event @ 11:30am right in the base area.



Passholder Appreciation Day - April 7

10:00-11:30 Bloody Mary special in the Cannonball Pub w/ acoustic entertainment

11:30-12:30 Tug-of-War competition in front of Peabody Lodge

12:30-1:30 Complimentary BBQ Item for anyone who purchased a Cannon Mountain, Bold & Beautiful or White Mountain Superpass this year (Peabody deck, bring your season pass to Guest Services to pick up your BBQ ticket in the morning 8am-12:30pm. Must have both BBQ Ticket and Season Pass with you for your complimentary BBQ item, excludes employees, volunteers, etc)

3:00-6:00 Apres Party in the Cannonball Pub w/ live entertainment & promos



Blizzard Splash Pond - April 14

Limit 50 people, Registration 8-11:30 at Guest Services. Try to make it across the pond for a chance to win big prizes from Blizzard Skis and Chutters Candy Shop. Event at 12:30pm.