Presidents Weekend – Winter Explosion/ Torchlight Parade!

We are bringing back a classic, and we couldn’t be more excited! The Torchlight Parade is coming back this Presidents Weekend on February 19th. 

Once the lifts stop turning, we keep the party going! Join us for an evening of fun with dinner, a movie for the kids and live music. Then we end the night with a bang with our torchlight parade and fireworks!

The event itself is free, but we will charge a small fee for dinner. 



1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Event Registration/ Pre Pay for dinner (meet at the Sun Room Kiosk) 

3:45 PM – 4:00 PM – Practice Run (meet at the bottom of Mokelumne Express) 

4:00 PM – 4:15 – Pick up Torchlight Tickets (meet at the Sun Room Kiosk) 

4:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Band

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM – Kids’s movie 

5:30 PM – Dinner Time

6:30 PM – Load Chair 

7:00 PM – Torchlight Starts 

7:20 PM – Fireworks 


Pricing: $20 Adult | $15 Children

Traditional pasta bar with choices of sauces: Creamy chicken alfredo, vegan pesto or traditional beef bolognese sauce.

Sides: Green salad or garlic bread 

Children’s Menu: Plain Pasta or Fruit Salad


What to expect


*Bear Valley Resort is not responsible for any clothing damages that may occur during the torchlight parade. We recommend wearing older ski gear if you are participating*

Banner Image by: Blake Cardoza