"Many skiers started skiing at Alta as kids, or in college or one a ski trip, resulting in life-long connection with Alta. Reconnecting with old skiing friends is the theme of this fun week of events during Alta in April.” - Kylie North, Alta Chamber
Alta Ski Area, Alta Utah (PRWEB) February 16, 2012
The Alta Chamber & Visitors Bureau (http://www.discoveralta.com) and the Alta community is kicking off a week of fun in April for skiers and lodge guests, in an effort to celebrate another great year of skiing at Alta Ski Area. This first-annual event at Alta Ski Area is called Alta in April, and it is sure to be a great reason to visit Alta. From April 6 - 13, 2012, Alta, Utah locals and visitors will enjoy great lodging specials, apres ski events, live music, an on-mountain ski scavenger hunt, a free demo day with next year's skis, sunshine, great skiing, friends and more!
Alta in April kicks off with the annual Alta Gala on April 6 at La Caille. The Alta Gala event on Friday, April 6 is an annual fundraising event for three non-profits at Alta, Utah—the Alta Community Enrichment, Alta Historical Society, and Friends of Alta. Tickets for this event are $115 and can be purchased through altagala.org.
On Saturday, skiers can demo next year's skis through Alta ski company reps at the base of the Collins Lift. Family fun on Sunday centers around the traditional Easter egg hunt in the Albion Basin. Friends will have the opportunity to get together after skiing at four organized après ski events on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Self-confidence and a good sense of humor are all you need to enter the stretch pant contest on Friday where prizes will be awarded for the best retro ski outfit! For a complete list of events, visit the Alta Chamber & Visitors Bureau at http://www.discoveralta.com or call 801.742.0101.
About Alta Chamber and Visitors Bureau (ACVB)
Alta Chamber and Visitors Bureau was formed in 2011 to promote Alta, Utah and Little Cottonwood Canyon as a world-class mountain resort destination and to enhance the visitor experience. ACVB functions with the assistance and support of the private business community, individual memberships and the Town of Alta.