Celebrate 75 years of Skiing History at the Ski Ball at Gunstock

By AlpineZone News |
Nov 01 2012 - 11:25 AM

October 18, 2012 – Gilford New Hampshire— Gunstock Mountain Resort is entering its 75th year of operation and the Gunstock Historical Preservation Society is bringing back the Ski Ball to kick off the season. The November 10th benefit will transform the base lodge with a spectacular night of dancing, great food, live music, live and silent auctions, and of course a showcase for the work that the Gunstock Mountain Historical Preservation Society has completed. “This is going to be the beginning of a great anniversary year”, says Greg Goddard, General Manager of the Resort. “It’s a night to celebrate with all ages the past and future of Gunstock Mountain Resort”.

Gold Medal sponsors Franklin Savings Bank and Silver Medal sponsor Bank of New Hampshire along with Centerplate and the Gallo Family of wines have joined in supporting the efforts of the Historical Preservation Society to make this evening one to remember. The Ski Ball also joins in celebrating Gilford’s 200 year anniversary as well.

The evening begins at 6 pm with appetizers, silent auction and viewing of the historical efforts. The evening will have live swing and jazz music performed by Gerry Grimo and the East Bay Jazz Ensemble. Silent auctions will continue through the night. It will be great night to come celebrate the past and get ready for winter with friends, historians and locals. There will be a ticket drawing as well for those in attendance so everyone has a chance to win.

Tickets are limited and can be purchased for $65.00 per person or a table of 8 for $520. All proceeds from the evening will benefit the Gunstock Mountain Historical Preservation Society a 501c3 corporation. For information or to reserve you spot for this special evening call Melanie at 603-737-4310 or email to Melanie@gunstock.com.