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Oktoberfest brings bier, games, foliage and weekend fun for the whole family

KILLINGTON, Vt. (August 7, 2015) – Join Killington Resort, the largest ski and snowboard destination in Eastern North America, for Oktoberfest and Vermont’s signature fall foliage this Columbus Day weekend October 9-11, 2015. Human Movement Management brings its Oktoberfest event, modeled after downtown Denver, Colorado’s popular event of the same name, featuring traditional and not-so-traditional activities including the Keg Bowling National Championship, Bratwurst eating contest, free live music, and much more. Killington

Oktoberfest is free to the public and not to be missed, with the World Championship Stein Hoisting qualifying taking place on Saturday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m. with chance to win an all-expenses paid trip for two to Oktoberfest Munich, Germany in 2016.

Taking place at the Snowshed Base Lodge, Killington Oktoberfest is supported by the Town of Killington, and hosted at Killington Resort with food and beverage offerings for everyone. Be sure not to miss the VIP Ticket Package which features the Official Killington Oktoberfest Stein, t-shirt, authentic Tyrolean hat, all-you-can-eat food and three stein refills inside the fenced in VIP section.

Take time to enjoy Columbus Day weekend and Vermont’s famous fall colors with lodging deals starting at $143 per person with added discounts for golf, mountain biking and more. Family hours take place on Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., where the under-21 crowd can enjoy delicious craft root beer, authentic German fare, and there will even be activities for Fido! Mark your calendar for Andy the Music Man who will be on hand to play fun and lively music for the whole family. Killington’s Adventure Center will be open for a mountain of fun for everyone including the Skyeride, Beast Mountain Coaster, Skye Ropes Course, and much more.

Be sure not to miss the Ski House Challenge that will feature a plethora of yard games for all the kids at heart, including a stacked prize assortment from lift tickets, baseball tickets and items to improve every ski house.

Join the conversation and RSVP on Facebook. Don’t forget to use #beast365 to share your photos and join in on the social media fun at Killington. Skip the lines and pre-order your Killington Oktoberfest stein, more information is available at Oktoberfest is a great way to introduce your local business to potential new customers, please email for further details.

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About Killington Resort
Killington Resort is a four-season destination that sits on 3,000 acres in the heart of the Green Mountains in Central Vermont. The Resort boasts more than 73 miles of diverse snow sports terrain spread out over six peaks and offers the most expansive lift network and snowmaking system in the East. After the snow melts, Killington features an 18-hole championship golf course as well as 35 miles of mountain biking trails and 15 miles of hiking trails, and the new Snowshed Adventure Center which features 10 attractions including the Beast Mountain Coaster. The numerous après, dining, shopping and lodging options in the area have made Killington a world-class destination for East Coast skiers and riders for over 50 years.

About Human Movement Management
Human Movement Management (HMM) is a leading active entertainment company that produces world-class mass participatory running races, festivals, triathlons, obstacle races, and outdoor events that makes American’s weekends incredible. Headquartered in Louisville, Colorado HMM was named one of Inc. Magazine’s 500 fastest growing companies and one of Outside Magazine’s “Best Places to Work.” For more information, please visit or email