Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE: BXG), a leading provider of Colorful Places to Live and Play, today announced its Boyne, Michigan resort, Mountain Run at Boyne, looks forward to the 3rd Annual Skitoberfest, taking place October 1 - 2, 2011. Skitoberfest takes place in the Boyne Mountain Village and celebrates the best of the area's fall offerings, as well as motivate residents and visitors for the upcoming winter sports season.
Skitoberfest provides festivalgoers with exceptional food, local beers, wines and spirits, as well as music and a variety of family-friendly entertainment. The festival hosts over 50 brews from Michigan's top breweries, including Mount Pleasant, Arcadia, North Peak, New Holland and Frakenmuth. Delicacies will also be available from area restaurants such as Red Mesa Grill, Tannery Creek Meat Market, Kitchen Angel, Cheese House, Crooked Tree Breadworks and Boyne Mountain Resort. Wines will be provided by local vineyards as well, such as Black Star Farms, Chateau Fontaine, and Mackinaw Trails. Family-friendly entertainment will include tethered hot-air balloon rides, antique cider press demonstrations, pony and horse rides, chairlift rides, jugglers, live statues and a parade. The festival will end with a Snowsport Summit and Ski and Winter Gear Swap. Both events will help inform, prepare and excite residents and locals for the upcoming winter.
"We are always excited to point our guests in the direction of local events to attend during their stay at Bluegreen's Mountain Run at Boyne," explains Marlene Robinson, Assistant General Manager of the Bluegreen resort. "Thanks to our mountainside location, guests can find plenty of entertainment within the resort grounds or venture to nearby Boyne Mountain Village for additional cultural events and activities. Skitoberfest is a superb event for guests to get a taste of life in Boyne."
The Bluegreen resort Mountain Run at Boyne offers guests cozy, three-bedroom vacation villas with comforting fireplaces, spacious balconies and fully-equipped kitchens. Situated on Boyne Mountain, the resort offers plenty of outdoor activities, from hiking, to skiing, mountain biking and sightseeing. Every amenity and accommodation provided by Bluegreen's Mountain Run at Boyne makes this Boyne resort the perfect home away from home.
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Founded in 1966 and headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE:BXG) is the leader in providing Colorful Places to Live and Play through its vacation ownership resort and residential real estate business segments. Our more than 3,500 employees are passionate about delivering extraordinary experiences for our owners, travelers and business partners. Since 1996, Bluegreen has managed, marketed and sold a flexible, real estate-based vacation ownership plan with more than 222,600 owners, over 54 owned or managed resorts, and access to more than 4,000 resorts worldwide. Since 1985, Bluegreen Communities has developed master-planned residential and golf communities primarily in the southern and southeastern U.S., and has sold over 55,000 home sites. We also offer a portfolio of comprehensive, turnkey, fee-for-service resort management, financial services, customer generation and sales solutions to third-party developers and lenders. For more information, visit us online at http://www.bluegreencorp.com. See what Bluegreen owners are saying on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.
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