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WinterFEST Begins at Adventure Landing

4:43 PM, Dec 6, 2011   |    comments
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JACKSONVILLE, fla --It keeps snowing each night in Jacksonville Beach as Adventure Landing's nostalgic WinterFEST continues through the holidays! Imagine, snow falls, real ice on an outdoor rink and an Alpine racer 130' long ice slide. It is winter magic every day through January 2, 2012.

To add some excitement, Adventure Landing and Cataloochee Ski Area are sponsoring a "Light up Your Luck" contest that offers one lucky family a free ski vacation.

Anyone can enter. They just have to submit a best guess for how many holiday lights there are at WinterFEST. The winner will be announced on December 19th at 10:00 a.m.

The grand prize is a Ski Vacation for 4 including accommodations at Cataloochee Ski Area in Maggie Valley, North Carolina and provides four guests with a 2-day skiing adventure in the Great Smokies. The ski getaway includes accommodations at Maggie Valley Resort and Country Club, lift tickets, rentals and lessons for four.

Contest participants need only go to Adventure Landing's website link:  

and guess how many lights are at WinterFEST this year!

About WinterFEST 2011:
Adventure Landing transformed its Shipwreck Island Waterpark into a whimsical, alpine snow village with a large, outdoor ice skating rink (with real ice!), a 130-foot ice slide dubbed the "Alpine Racer", nightly snowfalls, visits with Santa in his workshop, Blizzard Bluff Village offering Christmas cookie decorating, a holiday carnival and crafts, a teddy bear-making factory and Mistletoe Marketplace. Guests also enjoy Crystal Creek Lodge for a full array of homemade winter eats, treats and sweets from hot soups to hot chocolate and gourmet coffees. For more information, visit:'

"Adventure Landing enjoys hosting WinterFEST and will for years to come," says President and Founder, Hank Woodburn. "What makes us the happiest is to provide an enduring holiday experience to our City and the Beaches. The attached pictures will showcase how much we've done to give families some wintery Christmas magic".

About Cataloochee Ski Area
For over 50 years, skiers and riders have enjoyed not only 16 exciting slopes and trails, but a friendly and helpful atmosphere that makes the Cataloochee Ski Area experience truly unique. Located in Maggie Valley, NC, this combination of exciting and challenging terrain, breathtaking vistas and soaring freedom are rarely found on the East Coast. Cataloochee has them all and soon you will too!


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