LUDLOW, Vt. – July is National Blueberry Month and Okemo Mountain Resort is celebrating with its third annual Blueberry Festival, presented by William Raveis Real Estate Vermont Properties, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, July 23.
Okemo’s family-friendly celebration of this healthy super food will take place in the Jackson Gore Inn courtyard. Visitors can start their day with a blueberry pancake brunch. Lots of blueberry treats will be available from several local vendors, and kids can enjoy a purple cow in a special color-changing Okemo mug. Event attendees can make their own souvenir tie-dye T-shirt while singing along to the kid-friendly tunes of Rick Davis. A blueberry pie eating contest will take place at 12:30 p.m. Okemo’s Blueberry Festival is open to the public. Admission to the event is free. Fees will be charged for the blueberry pancake brunch, T-shirt tie-dye and purple cow treats, as well as items purchased from attending vendors.
Okemo’s Adventure Zone will be operating throughout the day for lots of family fun. Visitors can rip, zip and flip their way from one gravity-gripping adventure to the next. Among Okemo’s Adventure Zone features are a mountain coaster, a treetop challenge course, bungee trampoline jumping, miniature golf, a mining sluice and much more. Each of Okemo’s Adventure Zone features is priced individually or visitors can purchase an Adventure Zone Day Pass wristband.
For more information about Okemo’s Blueberry Festival or call 802-228-1600.