Tag Archives: Okemo

Okemo PR veteran Bonnie MacPherson honored
Local News
November 14, 2018

Okemo PR veteran Bonnie MacPherson honored

By Karen D. Lorentz

Bonnie MacPherson, newly appointed Northeastern communications manager for Okemo Mountain Resort and Mount Sunapee and before that the public relations director for Okemo for 13 years, was honored Nov. 9 with a BEWI Award at the 33rd annual BEWI…

Okemo introduces All Come Home Music Festival

Okemo introduces All Come Home Music Festival

July 12-14—LUDLOW—Okemo Mountain Resort will be celebrating some of the biggest musical acts of our time during New England’s premier tribute-band event that will feature the music of Neil Diamond, Talking Heads, David Bowie, Queen, The Beatles and more. Okemo’s All Come Home Music Festival is scheduled for July 12, 13 and 14…

A 36-year legacy at Okemo, the Muellers’ expansion
Local News
June 14, 2018

A 36-year legacy at Okemo, the Muellers’ expansion

By Karen D. Lorentz

With the pending sale of Okemo to Vail Resorts, it’s reasonable to wonder, “Is it the end of an era at Okemo?”

Yes and no.

Certainly private family ownership will change as the public company (NYSE:MTN) assumes ownership later this summer.

Local News
March 28, 2018

New three-day music festival coming to Okemo

LUDLOW—With spring on its way, now is the time to mark the calendar with all the best summer events to attend. A new three-day music festival, Okemo’s All Come Home Music Festival scheduled for July 12-14 at Okemo Jackson Gore base area, is sure to…

Local News
February 14, 2018

Diane Mueller: On being a partner in the ski industry

By Karen D. Lorentz Diane Mueller is the sixth woman to actively operate a Vermont ski area with her husband but has done so for longer than most — now in her 36th season and just two seasons shy of Suzanne Smith’s 38-year record at…

Midnight arrives early on New Year’s Eve at Okemo
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
December 27, 2017

Midnight arrives early on New Year’s Eve at Okemo

Sunday, Dec. 31, 5 p.m.—LUDLOW—Okemo Mountain Resort turns New Year’s Eve into a family celebration by moving midnight forward, allowing families with young children to ring in the New Year with events, activities and fireworks — and still get a full night’s sleep. Okemo’s Family New Year’s Eve…

Sports
July 5, 2017

Okemo ladies’ league results

The Okemo Valley Golf Club Ladies’ League played week five on June 28 with temperatures in the upper 60s. The six-team field played a quota format. In the end, the competition finished in a tie at +5 for the teams of Stryhas Builders and Ludlow Insurance. The…

Ludlow Rotary ready for 2017 Okemo Bike Race
Sports
June 21, 2017

Ludlow Rotary ready for 2017 Okemo Bike Race

Saturday, June 24—LUDLOW—On Saturday, June 24 the Ludlow Rotary Club and Okemo Mountain Resort will co-host the 10th annual Okemo Bike Climb. The race field is limited to 250 riders with a mass start event with the following categories: men and women ages 12-19, 20-29, 30-39,…