Oktoberfest and Ski & Snowboard Sale

Oktoberfest and Ski + Snowboard Sale

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Media Contact:
Lori Rowell, Director of Marketing
Pats Peak Ski Area
Henniker, NH 03242
(603) 428-3245, ext. 108
[email protected]


New & Used Ski and Snowboard Equipment Sale and Oktoberfest Celebration

Henniker, NH, September 28, 2023 – Pats Peak, New Hampshire’s premier snowsports destination, announces its 52nd annual Pats Peak Ski Team Ski and Snowboard Sale and 20th annual Oktoberfest celebration on Sunday, November 5, 2023.

“The Ski and Snowboard Sale has so many great deals on new and used ski and snowboard equipment,” says Kris Blomback, Pats Peak General Manager. “After shopping at the sale, enjoy the Oktoberfest Celebration with some German food and beer with plenty of activities for adults and kids.”

The Ski and Snowboard Sale hours are 11am to 3pm. A portion of the proceeds go to the Pats Peak Ski Team, a non-profit organization benefiting junior alpine racers. This sale has a large variety of options of new and used ski and snowboard equipment and accessories. To sell equipment it must be registered by Friday, November 3 at patspeakracing.org and must be dropped off at Pats Peak from 10am to 3pm on Saturday, November 4.

Admission is free to the Oktoberfest event that runs from 11am to 5pm. Harpoon Brewery is the major sponsor with other sponsors including Grappone Automotive Group and VIP Party Rentals. This event is one of the biggest Oktoberfest celebrations in New Hampshire with live music from The Bavarian Brothers, beer stein holding contest, authentic German food, beer garden along with festive Oktoberfest decorations and kids’ activities.

From 11am to 3pm there are plenty of fun activities for the whole family with Kids’ Bounce Houses, keg bowling, face painting clown, and appearances from Pats Peak mascots, Boris and Snowball. There is a Woodsmen Show with wood chopping and there will be an Axe Throwing Trailer by Rugged Axe. Chairlift rides will also be available, weather permitting.

The Finish Line Ski & Board Shop will have an outside tent sale with deals up to 50%-off. There will be special pricing available on service work in the Repair Shop, where equipment can be dropped off to get ready before the season begins.

Pats Peak Season Pass rates go up on November 8 so this is the last chance to purchase Pats Peak Season Passes for up to a $40 discount. The price will then go up to $619 from $599 for an Adult Unlimited Season Pass and the price of a Junior Unlimited Season Pass goes to $559 from $519. Other season pass options are available. See www.patspeak.com for more information.


The 2023/2024 season will be PATS PEAK’s 61st consecutive ski and snowboard season under the Patenaude family ownership. PATS PEAK has 28 well-groomed trails for all abilities, 9 gladed areas, terrain parks, a snowtubing park, 11 lifts, 100 percent snowmaking and some of the most challenging skiing in Southern New Hampshire.

PATS PEAK has a Weekday Learn to Ski and Ride Program for more than 8,000 kids from over 100 local schools. There are more than 70 Adult/Corporate Racing teams in the Adult/Corporate Racing League. Many adults participate in the weekday Adult Ski & Snowboard Clinics for all ability levels. PATS PEAK has 100% of its trails on the main mountain lit for night skiing/riding and is one of the state’s most accessible learn-to-ski-and-snowboard mountains, with three separate beginner areas.

During the “Other Season of PATS PEAK”, PATS PEAK Banquet Center is the perfect location for wedding receptions, parties, company meetings, company outings, or any social gathering!

PATS PEAK is located in Henniker, NH, just twenty minutes from Concord, forty minutes from Manchester, and ninety minutes from Boston. The latest information, snow conditions, photos and events are available at www.patspeak.com or call 1-888-PATS PEAK (1-888-728-7732).

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