Fall Festival

Outdoor activities and colours

From September 14 2019 to October 14 2019

 

During five weekends, from September 14th to October 14th, 2019 come take in autumn and all its beauty at the Mont SUTTON Fall Festival!

 

Our calendar of activities will delight the whole family, as well as hiking, nature and even ski enthusiasts! Come out and take full advantage of the fall season, take in some fresh air, and enjoy the stunning views the Eastern Townships have to offer at the Mont SUTTON Fall Festival!

 

Don’t forget to share with us your #PurementSUTTON photos taken during the Fall Festival! Participate by uploading your best pictures via Instagram, Twitter or Facebook before October 14 using the hashtag #PurementSUTTON. You could win two individual day ski tickets valid during the 2019-2020 season.

 

 

Every weekend of the festival:

 

 

Detailed program per day:

 

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 14

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • YOGA-HIKE
    Starts at 10 a.m.

    The hike starts at 10 a.m. sharp behind the main ski chalet. Please arrive a few minutes ahead of time. Once at the summit, Sonia Baillon from Yoga Sublime will lead a 1-hour approximately yoga session. The group will return to the main chalet around noon. Bring a yoga mattress and wear hiking shoes or boots.
    Registration on-site only. Limited number of participants (15 maximum). First come, first served!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  •  SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • DRAGONFLY ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Kids are invited to do make a dragonfly with elements from nature. This workshop will take place at the base of the mountain (or inside the main chalet in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • LIVE MUSIC WITH THE GROOVE SWITCH TRIO
    1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy an outdoor music concert! The Groove Switch Trio will make you stomp your feet to the rhythms of pop, rock, funk and disco music from the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s. Get ready to move!
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • Also on the schedule, the Défibrose Mont SUTTON event. All funds raised during the event will be used to fund research and the care offered in 11 cystic fibrosis clinics in Quebec.

 

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 15

 

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • JAZZ AT THE MOUNTAIN WITH THE HOMEBREW DIXIELAND BAND
    Presented by the Sutton Jazz Festival
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy a jazz outdoor music concert! The HOMEBREW DIXIELAND BAND was founded in 1995 by Stanley Lake and David Sutherland. The band employs the traditional instrumentation of a dixieland group…trumpet, clarinet, trombone, banjo/guitar, bass and percussion. The members have changed over the years but the joy of playing traditional jazz has stayed the same. Up beat, toe-tapping, hand-clapping music with lots of singing, this group of professional musicians is a true crowd-pleaser.
    Free!

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • CREATE AN  “AUTUMN MOBILE” – ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Nolwenn, the forest elf, invites children and growns-ups to make an autumn mobile with elements of nature!
    The workshop will take place behind the main ski chalet (or inside in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 21

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • YOGA-HIKE
    Starts at 10 a.m.

    The hike starts at 10 a.m. sharp behind the main ski chalet. Please arrive a few minutes ahead of time. Once at the summit, Sonia Baillon from Yoga Sublime will lead a 1-hour approximately yoga session. The group will return to the main chalet around noon. Bring a yoga mattress and wear hiking shoes or boots.
    Registration on-site only. Limited number of participants (15 maximum). First come, first served!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • BARK PAINTING – ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Bark painting workshop for little artists! The workshop will take place behind the main ski chalet (or inside in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • LIVE SINGER WITH JEAN-PHILIP POTHIER
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy an outdoor music concert!
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

 

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 22

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • JAZZ AT THE MOUNTAIN WITH LAURIANE YARGEAU
    Presented by the Sutton Jazz Festival
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy a jazz outdoor music concert! Accompanied by two strong musicians, Lauriane’s powerful and sensitive voice will wake your senses in a trip to the American and Quebec Blues and Jazz territories.
    Free!

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • GRANDE-TERRE THE GIANT PUPPET FOLLOWED BY A HAND PUPPET WORKSHOP
    1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. : Meet Grande-Terre the giant puppet
    1:45 p.m. to 4 p.m. : Hand puppet workshop for children
    During half an hour, from 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m, Grande-Terre the giant puppet will be walking around the main chalet to share hope messages. It will be followed by a hand puppet workshop, during which children will be invited to create their own hand puppet. This arts and crafts workshop will take place at the base of the mountain (or inside the main chalet in case of rain). Welcome to all!
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 28

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • YOGA-HIKE
    Starts at 10 a.m.

    The hike starts at 10 a.m. sharp behind the main ski chalet. Please arrive a few minutes ahead of time. Once at the summit, Sonia Baillon from Yoga Sublime will lead a 1-hour approximately yoga session. The group will return to the main chalet around noon. Bring a yoga mattress and wear hiking shoes or boots.
    Registration on-site only. Limited number of participants (15 maximum). First come, first served!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • CREATE A “PINE CONE ANIMAL” – ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children are invited to create a little animal figurine using a pine cone and other elements from nature. This arts and crafts workshop will take place at the base of the mountain (or inside the main chalet in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • LIVE SINGER WITH ÉDOUARD LAGACÉ
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy an outdoor music concert! Édouard is a young and talented musician from Cowansville. He was part of La Voix television music contest in 2018.
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 29

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • JAZZ AT THE MOUNTAIN WITH THE HONEYSUCKLE SISTERS
    Presented by the Sutton Jazz Festival
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy a jazz outdoor music concert! The Honeysuckle Sisters offer you tight vocal harmonies of the 1930’s and 1940’s swing era, “Andrew Sisters” style, and original compositions for an exciting show! With Laura Barr (vocals), Almut Ellinghaus (vocals), Sarah Biggs (vocals), Michael Hynes (piano), Stanley lake (trumpet) and Kevin Sullivan (percussion).
    Free!

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • CREATE AN  “AUTUMN CROWN” – ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Madame Rouge invites children and grown-ups to create a beautiful autumn crown with colourful leaves! The workshop will take place behind the main ski chalet (or inside in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 5

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • YOGA-HIKE
    Starts at 10 a.m.

    The hike starts at 10 a.m. sharp behind the main ski chalet. Please arrive a few minutes ahead of time. Once at the summit, Sonia Baillon from Yoga Sublime will lead a 1-hour approximately yoga session. The group will return to the main chalet around noon. Bring a yoga mattress and wear hiking shoes or boots.
    Registration on-site only. Limited number of participants (15 maximum). First come, first served!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • MONT SUTTON RECRUITMENT DAY
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    More details to come!

 

  • TAKE A KID MOUNTAIN BIKING
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Introduction to the basic techniques and fun in the bike park! Details here.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • CREATE A  “SMALL INSECT” – ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children and grown-ups are invited to make small insects with elements from nature! The workshop will take place behind the main ski chalet (or inside in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • LIVE SINGER WITH PIERRE-LUC BELVAL
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy an outdoor music concert! In 2015, Pierre-Luc Belval reached the quarter-finals of La Voix III. He now performs the biggest past and present hits all around Quebec. From Les Colocs to Kaïn, from Johnny Cash to Justin Bieber… Get ready to groove!
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 6

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • INITIATION TO SNOWBOARD ON FOAM-FLOOR
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Children from three to six years old (even if nobody will be turned away!) will have the chance to take snowboard up for free on a foam-floor with SUTTON Snow School instructors and Riglets snowboards. For an active family activity, parents can even be involved!
    Free!

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • JAZZ AT THE MOUNTAIN WITH THE ISABELLA RACHIELE
    Presented by the Sutton Jazz Festival
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy a jazz outdoor music concert! Isabella Rachiele was a part of the Berklee College of Music’s summer music program, this summer, in Italy, and she has started her second year of bachelor in jazz performance at McGill University. She will perform a selection of her favourite songs from the « Great American Songbook ». Accompanied by a talented duo of musicians, Isabella will make you feel a range of emotions with her soft but powerful voice, ranging from blues to swing.
    Free!

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • GRANDE-TERRE THE GIANT PUPPET FOLLOWED BY A HAND PUPPET WORKSHOP
    1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. : Meet Grande-Terre the giant puppet
    1:45 p.m. to 4 p.m. : Hand puppet workshop for children
    During half an hour, from 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m, Grande-Terre the giant puppet will be walking around the main chalet to share hope messages. It will be followed by a hand puppet workshop, during which children will be invited to create their own hand puppet. This arts and crafts workshop will take place at the base of the mountain (or inside the main chalet in case of rain). Welcome to all!
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 12

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • YOGA-HIKE
    Starts at 10 a.m.

    The hike starts at 10 a.m. sharp behind the main ski chalet. Please arrive a few minutes ahead of time. Once at the summit, Sonia Baillon from Yoga Sublime will lead a 1-hour approximately yoga session. The group will return to the main chalet around noon. Bring a yoga mattress and wear hiking shoes or boots.
    Registration on-site only. Limited number of participants (15 maximum). First come, first served!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • ARTS AND CRAFT WORKSHOP « AUTUMN COLLAGE »
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children and grown-ups are invited to create their own beautiful autumn collage! Make way for creativity and autumn colours! The workshop will take place behind the main ski chalet (or inside in case of rain).                                                                                        Free!

 

  • LIVE SINGER WITH JEAN-PHILIP POTHIER
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy a jazz outdoor music concert!Jean-Philip will perform with Léandre Monette for the occasion.
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 13

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • JAZZ AT THE MOUNTAIN WITH YAMASKA TRIO
    Presented by the Sutton Jazz Festival
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy a jazz outdoor music concert! This trio is composed of Serge Hamelin (percussions), Claude Prud’homme (guitar) et André Lafleur (double bass).
    Free!

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • CREATE AN  “AUTUMN MOBILE” – ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Nolwenn, the forest elf, invites children and growns-ups to make an autumn mobile with elements of nature!
    The workshop will take place behind the main ski chalet (or inside in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • QUICK KNITTING, FINGER KNITTING AND POMPOMS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    With the chilly breeze of fall coming, what could be more comforting than to learn how to knit? There’s nothing easier than finger knitting! Children (and parents!) will be invited to try different finger knitting technics in order to make headbands, bracelets and other knitted goods. This workshop will take place at the base of the mountain (or inside the main chalet in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • LIVE SINGERS WITH PASQUINEL AND JEAN-FRANÇOIS
    3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy an outdoor music concert!
    Free!

 

MONDAY OCTOBER 14

 

  • MINI OBSTACLE COURSE FOR CHILDREN
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children can have fun trying all the different obstacles of the 2 obstacle courses. The first obstacle course is near the main ski chalet, the second one is near the summit of chairlift II… To get there, follow the indications as you come off the chairlift.
    Free!

 

  • NATURE PHOTO EXHIBIT « 40 years of the PENS »
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Every weekend of the Fall Festival, the photos submitted to the 2019 Photo Contest organised by the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton (PENS) and its partners will be exhibited in the main ski chalet. Enjoy the exhibit and vote for your favorite photo! See details and rules of the contest.
    Free!

 

  • SKIS AND GEAR MEGA SALE
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Get up to 70% off major brands of ski equipment and clothing as well as many discounts on outdoor and bike clothing. See details of the sale!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    10 a.m. to 12 noon

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • SLACKLINE TRIAL ZONE
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Slacklining is a stability and balance discipline. First, try standing and then try walking from one end to the other of the slackline… It is more difficult than it looks! Fun for all… little ones and grown-ups!
    Free!

 

  • CHAIRLIFT RIDE ($)
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Rates (taxes included):
    18 years old and over: $12
    6-17 years old: $8
    0-5 years old: Free
    Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35
    The access to the Fall Festival site is free and the chairlift ride ticket includes access to the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton hiking trails.

 

  • FOOD KIOSK AT THE FOOT OF THE HILL
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Come and enjoy some delicious food at the mountain : poutine, tacos, and more!

 

  • SHORT GUIDED TOUR TO THE “MARMITE AUX SORCIÈRES”
    Starts at 12:30 p.m. 
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover the Marmite aux sorcières, where natural pools have been carved into the rock by the water flow over time, all this in a most magnificent decor. This short guided tour, of about 30 minutes roundtrip, is ideal for families with young children. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Welcome to everyone!
    Where: Departure at the base of the mountain, behind the main ski chalet.
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

  • MOUNTAIN BIKING INITIATION LESSON ($)
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    This mountain biking group lesson (of 6 students maximum) is designed for beginners.  Learn the basic techniques that will allow you to ride your first bike trails safely and with confidence. This lesson is offered every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (for 9 years old and over only).
    See rates and registration details.

 

  • REGIONAL WINE TASTINGS ($)
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Brome-Missisquoi Wine Route offers you the chance to taste regional wines near Mont SUTTON’s main chalet (Alt. 400 m) for a small fee. Also take this opportunity to learn about the different activities surrounding the harvest time!

 

  • LIVE SINGER WITH ÉDOUARD LAGACÉ
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Directly at the base of the mountain behind the main ski chalet, sit down and enjoy an outdoor music concert! Édouard is a young and talented musician from Cowansville. He was part of La Voix television music contest in 2018.
    Free!

 

  • ARTS AND CRAFT WORKSHOP « COULOURFUL SPIRAL »
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Children and grown-ups are invited to make their own colourful spiral with ribbons to play in the wind! The workshop will take place behind the main ski chalet (or inside in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • QUICK KNITTING, FINGER KNITTING AND POMPOMS WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    With the chilly breeze of fall coming, what could be more comforting than to learn how to knit? There’s nothing easier than finger knitting! Children (and parents!) will be invited to try different finger knitting technics in order to make headbands, bracelets and other knitted goods. This workshop will take place at the base of the mountain (or inside the main chalet in case of rain).
    Free!

 

  • GUIDED INITIATION HIKE TO THE “CHUTE DU PÉKAN”
    Starts at 2 p.m.
    You’ve never hiked the trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton? Here’s your chance! Discover all the fun of hiking while discovering great landscapes and making the most of fresh air and nature. Although it has a few climbs, this trail is accessible to most people and young children (8 yrs old and over / not accessible with a stroller). This short guided hike takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes round trip. It is important to be wearing hiking shoes or boots as you will be hiking on rustic trails. Families are welcome!
    Where: Departure from the main chalet (Alt. 400m)
    * Rain or shine! In case of rain, bring your raincoats!
    Free!

 

 

 

 

Admission on the festival site and on the ski slopes: FREE!

 

Chairlift ride with access to the hiking trails (chairlift in operation from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.):

18 years old and over: $12

6-17 years old: $8

0-5 years old: Free

Family (2 adults and 2 children): $35

 

When presenting your chairlift ride ticket at the Bureau d’information touristique at the base of Mont SUTTON, get a 20% off coupon on local shops. Details at Sutton Tourism.

 

 

Access to the hiking trails of the Parc d’environnement naturel de Sutton only:

18 years old and over: $7

Adult student (with student I.D.): $4,50

6-17 years old: $3

0-5 years old: Free!

 

 

 

 

PRESENTED BY

Other proud partners of the Fall Festival