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W I L M O T M O U N TA I N
SKIING • SNOWBOARDING • TUBING • HAVING WINTER FUN!
Name of Event: THERE'S MORE TO EXPLORE
Out at Wilmot Mtn Dining at Wilmot Mtn:
Years in Existence:
This is the First year! Experience “History in the Making” at
Date of Event: Walt’s Tavern and enjoy many levels
Friday, January 11, 2019 of elevated tavern cuisine while
Location: overlooking the mountain.
11931 Fox River Rd Walt’s seasonal menu features
Wilmot, Wisconsin 53192 something for everyone, showcasing
Phone Number: an updated Ahi Tuna Poke Bowl, the
(262) 862-2301 Wilmot Burger, and “New” Homemade
Time: Meatloaf dinner. The menu also
5pm-10pm includes signature soups and salads,
Group Photo: flavorful shared appetizers and a variety
Meet at Outdoor fire pit of specialty handcrafted sandwiches.
Weekday happy hour food and drink
Hosted by: specials are featured in the evening
boiMAGazine including quintessential Wisconsin
After Party: Friday Fish fry. Enjoy specialty cocktails,
Club Icon a robust wine list and craft beer while
6305 120th Ave, Kenosha, WI taking advantage of their huge soft
(216) 857-3240 seating area.
For admission, mention
"Out at Wilmont Mtn."
Enjoy up to 22 carved lanes of Snow
Tubing at Wilmot Mountain! Fun and
with a conveyor lift to take you back up
the hill, it’s super easy! Perfect for group
outings of all ages!
Ski & Snowboard School
Wilmot Mountain offers group, private
and multi-week lessons for both adults
New this season is Bunny Hill Basics, a
program for beginners ages 7 and up
offered Wednesday evenings starting
January 9th throughout the 2018/2019
season for $49.
Presented by YOUR INVITATION TO FUN
"OUT AT WILMOT MTN"
No matter if you want to dig in Since 1938, Wilmot Mountain
and ski/board the slopes, race has been one of the Midwest’s
down our tubing hill, or live premier Winter destinations
the après ski life inside with a for snowsport activities. Just a
cocktail, Wilmot Mountain is the short drive away from Chicago
place to do it all! and Milwaukee, they have made
skiing, snowboarding, and tubing
an easy, accessible, affordable and
Join us for OUT at Wilmot fun trip for everyone of all ages.
Mountain! The first LGBT With nearly 120 skiable acres, 23
day-event on the mountain trails, 7 lifts, 2 surface conveyor
coordinated and Sponsored lifts and progression terrain parks
by boiMAG, Viking Ski Shop with a double high speed rope
concluding with an after party tow, there is enough terrain to
at Kenosha’s Club Icon with free challenge experts to beginners,
entrance to all that participate in day or night. For those who are
the event. not up to skiing or snowboarding,
there’s always a fun day waiting
So grab the crew, put on your just down the road at the tubing
best winter style, and head area with 22 lanes and 2 surface
on up for a day OUT at Wilmot conveyor lifts to take you back to
Mountain on Friday, January the top.
11th from 5pm-10pm. There will
be a group photo, so meet us at Having converted thousands of
the outdoor fire pit at 9pm. first-timers into lifelong skiers
and riders, and now with the
12 boiMAG opportunity to take that passion
to Vail Resorts’ iconic western
mountains, Wilmot Mountain is
truly the place where Epic begins.
When does the season open?
We never have an opening day. This There are local lodging partners as well:
time of year we watch the weather https://www.wilmotmountain.com/
closely. It has to be 28 degrees or colder about-wilmot/local-lodging
consistently in order to make our own
snow. Keep an eye on our website at Do you need a lift ticket for snow
https://www.wilmotmountain.com boarding and/or tubing for those
and social media for up-to-the-minute who just would like to do those
dates. activities? Yes, you need a lift ticket in
Do you allow snowboarding? order to Ski & Snowboard. The prices are
YES! We also have snow tubing! listed below. You can bring your own
What is there to do if I don’t ski and equipment or you can rent from us which
I’m going with my partner or friends includes skis/snowboard, boots & helmet.
who likes to ski? Price are included at this link:
We have a full service sit-down https://www.wilmotmountain.com/
restaurant called Walt’s Tavern with tickets-rentals/rentals
an awesome menu, robust wine list,
specialty cocktails, craft beer list and on Tubing is located ½ mile south of the
Friday, quintessential Wisconsin Fish Fry. Main entrance Price are included at this
Fantastic views of the mountain and link:
super cool vibe! https://www.wilmotmountain.com/
Is there a lodge room or restaurant? snow-tubing/tubing-pricing
Yes, we have an entire lodge that seats
more than 800 people (with a quick How do you get to the specific areas
service food area and full bar, in the once you park in the lot, like the snow
old 1938 portion of the building (very board area and the tube area?
cool) and then there’s Walt’s Tavern (as Ample parking available and you just
mentioned above). park and walk…it’s all very close. As
https://www.wilmotmountain.com/ mentioned, tubing is located .5 miles
dining-shops/dining/walts-tavern south in a different entrance so there’s
different parking there
Is there anything free?
Yes, parking is FREE!
boiMAGazine celebrates the accomplishments of Tom Whitman, the person
behind the scenes that created Elevation sixteen years ago in Mammoth Lakes
to provide an alternative to the gay party scene in the great outdoors and built
the brand into the largest LGBT winter sports gathering in North America.
Tom Whitman Presents is a premiere LGBT promotion company, they have
produced more than 2000 events over the last 15 years, including Wonderland,
the largest LA Gay Pride event held on the backlot of Paramount Studios, the
infamous celebrity hot spot Cherry Pop, the long-running SIZE Sundays, and the
ELEVATION gay ski weeks in Mammoth Lakes, CA, Park City, UT and Tremblant,
We at boiMAGazine salute Tom for his community work, he is on the Board
of Directors of GLAAD, APLA Health and has produced events for many LGBT
charities, including HRC, The Trevor Project, GLAAD, Aids Project Los Angeles,
The LA Gay & Lesbian Center and more.
Jan 31st – Feb 3rd, 2019 ELEVATION Tremblant Feb. 21st – Feb 24th, 2019 ELEVATION Utah
The latest addition will feature apres-ski and returns to Park City for the 9th annual “gay
night-time events over 4 days, with go- invasion of Utah,” with DJs, go-go dancers and
go dancers and DJs from LA, London and themed events including the Onesie Party, the
Montreal, and themed events, including the Neon Party, the naughty GEAR Saturday night
Onesie Apres-Ski, the Neon Party and the and the signature Elevation apres-ski events.
naughty GEAR party. And of course, hundreds ELEVATION Utah draws attendees from all over
of sexy snowboarders and skiers from NYC, the country for the best snow in the world, to an
Montreal, Toronto and beyond. area packed with world-famous ski mountains,
Some of the biggest LGBT travel influencers including Park City Mountain – now the largest
will be joining us in Tremblant including ski resort in the US. and gay events on Main
Max Emerson, Andres Camilo, Eastsiders’ Kit Street in one of the most iconic ski towns in the
Williamson and John Halbach. world.
Tremblant is a top four-season resort “I have had some of the best ski days of my life
destination owing to its guest experience in Park City. Utah really has snow like no other.
both on-mountain, and in its pedestrian And there is something very special about a
village. Its views of the Laurentians, the week of big gay events right on the Main Street
diversity of its offer and highly acclaimed of one of the most iconic ski towns in the world,”
major events – of which IRONMAN Mont- says Tom Whitman. “And I would put the crowd
Tremblant, 24h of Tremblant, Wanderlust and at our Saturday night as one of the sexiest and
the Tremblant International Blues Festival, put friendliest of any gay party in any city.”
it in eighth position among North American March 13th – March 17th ELEVATION Mammoth
ski areas by Condé Nast Traveler readers in will feature a collection of thirteen events over
2016, among the top 25 best ski villages five days. The ski by day/play by night weekend
in the world in 2014 according to National starts from the moment guests arrive at the
Geographic, in addition to being voted #1 Ski resort with daily events including après-ski
Village in Eastern North America for a 19th and evening parties. Highlights include the
year by SKI Magazine readers. Tremblant signature apres-ski parties, including the
welcomes vacationers on direct flights from themed Onesie Apres-Ski, the naughty night-
Toronto with Air Canada and Porter Airlines time GEAR party, Comedy Night, and a VIP
to enjoy amazing hotel establishments, over wine tasting. The parties at ELEVATION
75 restaurants, boutiques and a casino all at Mammoth will showcase headlining DJ’s
nature’s doorstep. including the Perry Twins, Josh Peace, Dawna
Montell, Aaron Elvis and Adam Turner, who are
26 boiMAG joined by energetic go-go boys and dynamic
drag queen hostess’.