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Dine & Glide Feb 6, 2016

The Muskegon Winter Sports Complex and Smash Wine Bar & Bistro have partnered to provide this year's Dine and Glide. Join us the evening of February 6th for a progressive dinner and XC skiing. Each ticket includes your meal, 1 drink ticket, trail pass and rental equipment. You'll enjoy a 5 course meal and beverages as you ski from course to course on the lighted trails at the Sports Complex. This is perfect for a romantic date night or fun evening out with friends.

1st course The starter- white chocolate macadamia brownie bits
2nd course Easing in- hot beer cheddar soup served in an fresh baked bread bowl.
3rd course Hit em’ hard- Cajun sausage & shrimp jambalaya served over white rice 
4th course Will I make it- 1/2 lb. Thai Asian chicken wings
5th course Finish line- Wine, Fireball or Blue Tahitian snow cones


Michigan Winter Try-Athalon Feb 7, 2016

This is your opportunity to try out three exciting Winter Olympic Sports (luge, ice speedskating and cross country skiing) in a family friendly competition. The event is geared toward those that have never done at least one of these sports.  There are no big awards and no pressure to win. Serious competitors are allowed to participate, but we want you to simply have fun doing a sport you may never have thought of trying. We will teach you everything you need to know in 20 minute clinics at each venue.  With age divisions for everyone, the entire family is encouraged to participate.


Watch Us Go Pink at the Winter sports Complex Feb 17, 2016

We're partnering with the Muskegon County Lodging Association, the CVB and Susan G. Komen® Michigan to help end breast cancer and raise money for Susan G. Komen® Michigan’s West Michigan service area. For $40 your entire car load gets to two activity passes with rental equipment included. Come out and skate with the Muskegon Lumberjacks. We'll also be hosting a Pink luge race for $60 per team of four. A portion of each team registration goes to Susan G. Komen® Michigan.


Meijer State Games Luge Race Feb 20, 2016 

Join thousands of athletes from around Michigan in the Meijer State Games. Muskegon Winter Sports Complex will be the official host of the State Games Luge Race. The race is open to athletes of any skill level, ages 8 and up. Come out Friday, Feb, 19 from 6:00 to 8:30pm. The competition will be held from 4:00 to 7:30pm, Saturday Feb. 20 with an after glow BBQ immediately following. The $40 entry fee includes luge admission for practice and competition, a Meijer State Games t-shirt and BBQ.


Meijer State Games Lake Effect Snowshoe Run/Fun Walk Feb 20, 2016

Join thousands of athletes from around Michigan in the Meijer State Games. Muskegon Winter Sports Complex will be the official host of the State Games Lake Effect Snowshoe competition. Run or walk 3.5 miles or 7 miles across some of the most challenging snowshoe terrain in the state. Experience the stunning views and features of the Lake Michigan sand dunes. Competition will include awards for male and female divisions, various age groups, and each distance. The event begins at 9am


Earth, Wind and Tired 5k May 7, 2016

This is a 5k that will bring you back to nature...way back. Run through Muskegon State Park, up the sand dunes and down again. This race is open to all members of the family with several different age groups. Join us after the race for an after glow party. Stay tuned for more details.

 Oktoberfest Sept 30-Oct 1, 2016

An Oktoberfest celebration of live music, food, craft beers and wines along the lighted trails of Muskegon State Park -with a distinctive Michigan taste coupled with Bavarian flair. Join us in an intimate setting within an expansive 400 acre forest enjoying an great afternoon and evening celebrating Michigan and German cultures! Last years event saw over 1800 visitors! Stay tuned for more details