Family Events & Theme Days

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Upcoming Theme Days

March Break

Saturday March 14th & Sunday March 15th - Pajama Weekend!
Monday, March 16 – Crazy Helmet Day: decorate your helmet or wear a silly hat!
Tuesday, March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day: anything green
Wednesday, March 18 – Beach/Pirate Day: Hawaiian shirts, bathing suits, hats, costumes
Thursday, March 19 - Princess/Superhero Day!
Friday, March 20 – Twin/Team Day: pick a friend or family member and dress-up however you want to match each other. Even if it’s just matching colours.  
Saturday, March 21 – Retro Day: anything from any decade pre-2000



This is a Photo Costume Contest at the Resort - Anyone can play.
You have the chance to win 2 open-close lift passes OR 6 tubing passes. Simply post photos of your outfits from our Mount Pakenham Theme Days (past or present) for your chance to win!

🏆Winner(s) will be randomly selected from comment section. Only those who share a photo will be entered into the contest. Photo will be shared on Instagram & Facebook. Contest ends Saturday March 21 @9pm. This giveaway is not affiliated with Instagram or Facebook.


This is a Photo Scavenger Hunt at the Resort - Anyone can play.

Your mission, should you accept it, is to collect photos of all 10 items and submit your entries online (and/or Front Desk) for a chance to win some wicked prizes!!! 

The Rules are as follows: You cannot use old photos. You must take them over the 2020 March Break. Please number/title the pictures appropriately. We need to know what item you’re posting a picture of. Have Fun!!!

Scavenger Hunt items are also listed at our Front Desk.

  1. Photo of a “bird’s eye view” of skiers/riders.
  2. Build a mini snowman where he/she has a view. Then take a photo of it.  
  3. Photo of you giving a high five/mitt-bump to a liftie at the carpet.
  4. Photo of you at the animal cut-out @ tubeland.
  5. Tree runs are fun! Photo of you beside a tree, any tree on the hill.
  6. Selfie with a snow School Instructor (in BLUE jacket) OR Mount Pakenham’s very own Mel Gibson look-a-like (Hint: RED Jacket!)
  7. Photo of 1 or all 10 of the Alpine Responsibility Code.
  8. “Be Kind” moment…Photo of you helping someone.
  9. Show us your best dance moves. Don’t be shy! Photo or Video.
  10. Find old Pokey. Do NOT touch him, you can only take a photo with him. 

🏆Show your photos at the Front Desk for a sticker AND/OR
Post online with tag #mpfamilyfun for a chance to win a Mount Pakenham 6-Pak of Lift Tickets for Winter 2020/21.Contest ends Friday March 21st.


Past Theme Days...

New Years

Monday, Dec. 30 – Jersey Day: any team, any jersey
Tuesday, Dec. 31 – Holiday Cheer/NYE festivities: use your old decorations, tinsel, hats, get creative
Wednesday, Jan. 1 – Animals Day: costumes, animal print clothing, hats
Thursday, Jan. 2 – Favourite Occupation Day (dress-up like an astronaut, nurse/doctor, teacher, fireman, professional athlete, etc…) The sky is the limit.
Friday, Jan. 3 – Onesies/PJ day: this one is simple 😊