Category Archives: Wintergreen Lake activities

Wintergreen Resort view in the summer

3 Events You Must Not Miss During Wintergreen Resort’s Memorial Day Weekend

The summer fun arrives next weekend at Wintergreen Resort, and though there are plenty of activities planned throughout the long weekend, there are three in particular that you should not miss when you’re visiting the resort.

Cliffhanger Challenge Mountain Bike Race & Trail Run

biking in the moutainsAre you up for the challenging terrain of Wintergreen Resort?

The Cliffhanger Challenge Mountain Bike Race is on Saturday, May 28th, with last-minute registration and bib pickup starting at 7:30 AM. The race itself starts at 10 AM.

On Sunday, you can participate in the Cliffhanger Challenge Trail Run, with registration starting at 7:30 AM and the race beginning at 10 AM.

The 2016 Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival

It’s a battle for the best blues band and the best microbrews at this Memorial Day Weekend favorite. The Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival takes place Saturday, May 28th and Sunday, May 29th, with music performances by:

  • Crooked Road
  • Bluezonia
  • John Spear Band
  • Cashless Society
  • Eli Cook

A Day at Lake Monocan

fun at Lake Monocan

Fun at Lake Monocan

On Monday, Lake Monocan is open for the season!

Enjoy the fresh air and soft sand and have fun participating in Beach Olympics. Featured activities include a blind water balloon toss and sand castle building contest.

View the Full Schedule of Weekend Events

Planning your getaway to Wintergreen Resort for Memorial Day Weekend? Don’t miss out on any of the fun activities at the resort. View the full schedule of events here.

ActivityDateTimeLocation
Bonfire with StorytellerFriday, May 27th8 PMDiscovery Ridge Adventure Center
Live Music - Marshal ArtzFriday, May 27th9 PM - MidnightThe Edge
All American Breakfast BuffetSaturday, May 28th7 AM - 11 AMThe Copper Mine Bistro
Registration for Cliffhanger Mountain Bike RaceSaturday, May 28th7:30 AM - 9 AMTreehouse
Treehouse Children's ProgramSaturday, May 28th9 AM - 4 PMTreehouse
Cliffhanger Challenge Mountain Bike RaceSaturday, May 28th10 AM - 1 PMBlue Ridge Terrace
Arts & Crafts ShowcaseSaturday, May 28th10 AM - 5 PMBlue Ridge Terrace
Blues, Brews & BBQSaturday, May 28th11 AM - 5 PM
Outdoor MovieSaturday, May 28th9 PMDiscovery Ridge Adventure Center
Live Music - Matt Johnson from MoonSaturday, May 28th9 PM - MidnightThe Edge
Registration for Cliffhanger Trail Run ChallengeSunday, May 29th7:30 AM - 9:30 AMTreehouse
All American Breakfast BuffetSunday, May 29th8 AM - NoonThe Copper Mine Bistro
Interdenominational Church ServiceSunday, May 29th9 AMLookout Building
Treehouse Children's ProgramSunday, May 29th9 AM - 4 PMTreehouse
Cliffhanger Trail Run ChallengeSunday, May 29th10 AMBlue Ridge Terrace
Arts & Crafts ShowcaseSunday, May 29th10 AM - 3 PMBlue Ridge Terrace
Blues, Brews & BBQSunday, May 29th11 AM - 3 PM
Kids Block PartySunday, May 29th1 PM - 3 PMBlue Ridge Terrace & Courtyard
Day at the LakeMonday, May 30thNoon - 3 PMLake Monocan

Find Your Mountain Getaway at Wintergreen Resort

Wintergreen Resort view in the summerAre you eager to experience mountain fun year-round? At Wintergreen Resort, the fun never ends, and you can find your perfect vacation home or second home at this popular mountain resort destination.

It’s easy to find properties and condominiums that you will love to call your own; simply use our Wintergreen Resort home search tool or explore condo buildings.

When you want to tour available properties in person or start the process to buy a home in Wintergreen Resort, call us at (877) 296-9860.

Lake Monocan for cool Summer Fun

fun at Lake Monocan

Fun at lake Monocan

Lake Monocan for Cool Summer Fun

Lake Monocan is a gorgeous 20 acre lake located in the valley community of Stoney Creek,VA. Aside from being a beautiful lake it is also the center for many cool summer activities. These include family activities such as;

  • swimming
  • kayaking
  • fishing
  • sand volleyball
  • walking /biking
  • a sandy beach
  • lounge chairs
  • and picnicing areas with charcoal grills.

Family dogs can also cool off in the lake in the “non-swimming” designated areas. Lake Monocan is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. It has Life Guards on duty daily during this period. Fees are charged for certain rentals and bookings, so always call first or CHECK HERE.

Lake Monocan

Lake Monocan

Not Just for The Kids.

Lake Monocan offers the family many additional water activitiy choices. These are usually available for rent. Choose from the following;

  • Canoe
  • Paddle Boat
  • Aqua Cycle
  • and Paddle Boarding.

What’s not to love! There is ample entertainment for the whole family including the family dog.

Getting Hungry?

Lake Monocan offers six picnic areas which can be reserved for a fee. Each picnic area has an eight foot long table, charcoal grill and trash can. Reservations can be made by calling 434-325-8180, or emailing: lakemonocan@wintergreenresort.com. Of course, in case you do not feel like cooking, there is a full service Snack Bar. It offers;

  • cheeseburgers
  • hot dogs
  • chicken nuggets
  • mini pizzas
  • candy
  • novelty ice creams
  • and smoothies.

It’s A Great Place to call Home!

Check out the Stoney Creek Homes for Sale.  Brian Chase and The Chase Team look forward to getting you acquainted with all that Wintergreen has to offer. As a Wintergreen property owner and member, Brian knows what it means to live and breath in the fresh air of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains.

Let Brian and The Chase Team be your Wintergreen Real Estate Resource. Call  TODAY at (877) 296-9860.

Until next time.

Celebrate July 4th at Wintergreen!

Wintergreen Resort’s Independence Day Weekend

Fireworks at nightWintergreen Resort is celebrating the 4th of July with a weekend full of food, fun, and fireworks! The July 4th Jubilee is one of the most popular Wintergreen, VA area events, so don’t miss out! Here is what the weekend looks like.

Friday, July 3rd

Spend the afternoon at Lake Monocan, where you can enjoy swimming, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, biking, and a host of other activities. Bring your beach towel and soak up the sun!

From 7:30 to 8:30 PM, there will be a bonfire with storytelling at the Discovery Ridge Adventure Center, followed by a showing of Divergent (PG-13) at 9 PM. Or, you can listen to ThreeSound perform at The Edge from 9:30 PM to midnight.

Saturday, July 4th

Happy Independence Day! The day is booked with activities at Wintergreen Resort, from live music to craft displays. Here are all the activities going on throughout the day:

  • All-American breakfast buffet (7 AM – 11 AM)
  • TaylorMade Demo Days (9 AM – 4 PM)
  • Arts and crafts showcase (10 AM – dark)
  • Live outdoor music, food, and drink (11 AM – 10 PM)
  • Scenic chairlift rides (1 PM – 8 PM)
  • Block party with kids’ activities (4 PM – 9 PM)
  • Fireworks (9:30 PM)
  • Live music at The Edge (9:30 PM – midnight)

Sunday, July 5th

Finish off a festive weekend with an all-American breakfast buffet at The Copper Mine Bistro, an interdenominational church service, an arts and crafts showcase, and live outdoor music.

You can view the full schedule of events here.

The Fun Doesn’t Stop at Wintergreen Resort

The July 4th Jubilee is one of the most popular events at Wintergreen Resort, and resort availability dwindles quickly. Consider investing in a Wintergreen, VA condo or home long-term to enjoy the resort at any time of year, and let us know if you would like more information about buying a home or selling your Wintergreen property.