Cortland, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014
Greek Peak Mountain Resort is pleased to announce the hosting of their inaugural PeakFest music festival this summer, July 18 and 19 in Cortland, NY. Sponsored by Visions Federal Credit Union, the festival will feature legendary musical acts, a VIP party, family resort activities, a 5K run, craft exhibits, and regional food and beverages.
Tyrone Muse, CEO of Visions Federal Credit Union said, “Visions is pleased to be a sponsor of the inaugural PeakFest. This festival represents another opportunity to partner with Greek Peak in activities that our families and community can enjoy.”
PeakFest performing musicians include legendary million-album selling bands Pure Prairie League and Firefall, along with Woodstock NY based Professor Louie and, the Cromatix who will be joined on stage by Central New York’s Rock of Ages Horns to crank out the music of “The Band”.
Local rock legend, the Todd Hobin Band will bring their popular high-energy style at noon on Saturday, July 19th as part of their 40th anniversary tour.
A VIP Event featuring a kick-off party with popular CNY musician Joe Whiting and his band will be held on Friday, July 18. VIP ticket holders are invited to enjoy food, beverages and music from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. the new “Trax” Pub located at the base of the mountain.
This family-friendly festival will highlight the year round activities available at Greek Peak Mountain Resort, including Hope Lake Lodge Award Winning lodging, a variety of local craft beers, New York wines, indoor water park, outdoor ropes courses, zip lines, mountain coaster, spa and more! Music and exhibits will be open all day Saturday from Noon to 9:00 p.m.
A 5K run and walk in the rolling countryside at Greek Peak will be held Saturday at 8:00 A.M. Proceeds will benefit the Cortland Regional Medical Center Foundation.
Craft items, locally produced food and beverages, and other seasonal items and services will be featured in the festival marketplace.
For tickets and all PeakFest information including hotel lodging on site, resort activities, and the 5K run, visit http://www.greekpeakmtnresort.com or call 800-955-2754.
About Greek Peak Mountain Resort
Greek Peak Mountain Resort, the largest Central New York ski resort was founded in 1958 and has remained at the leading edge of the ski industry with thirty-three trails, six aerial lifts, two surface lifts, beginners’ slope, and terrain parks. In April of 2013 Marc Stemerman and John Meier purchased the resort with the goal in mind to increase the skier and boarder experience. Under the new ownership additions or the 2013-14 season include: a new quad chairlift - the only quad lift in CNY; new 1.2 million dollar restaurant “Trax” in the main ski lodge; new PB 600 groomer with Zuaag attachment; amazing rate for fractional ownership at Hope Lake Lodge; new ski and board equipment in the rental shop and state of the art ski and board tuning facility. The four-season resort is located in New York’s scenic Finger Lakes Region, conveniently just minutes from I-81. Amenities include three restaurants, a world-class customized spa, fitness center, and a 41,000 square foot indoor water park.