Press Release – March 13, 2012
Mt. Hood Resorts
HOP ON OVER TO MT. HOOD FOR AN EASTER TRADITION
The Resort at The Mountain announces annual Easter egg hunt & brunch
WELCHES (Mt. Hood), Ore. – (March 13, 2012) - The Resort at The Mountain is pleased to announce details for its annual Easter celebration including an Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 7 and a bountiful Easter brunch on Sunday, April 8.
On Saturday, April 7 children ages ten and younger are invited to participate in one of the area’s largest free Easter Egg hunts. Kids will be separated into four age groups to search for approximately 1,500 hidden eggs filled with candy, chocolate and other surprises. Complimentary coffee, punch and cookies will be provided, and the Easter Bunny will be on hand for photo and video opportunities.
On Sunday, April 8, The Resort will host a bountiful Easter brunch buffet in The Cascades Ballroom from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Guests will delight in starters such as Dungeness crab legs and prawns as well as artisan cheeses and charcuterie; a variety of salads including waldorf and potato; an omelet station; carving station with slow roasted beef and maple-smoked ham; and entrees including eggs benedict, cheese blintzes, roasted leg of lamb, grilled harissa chicken; and a table of pastries and desserts. Prices are $39 for adults, $29 for seniors and $1 per year for children ages six to 15. Kids age five and under are free. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling The Resort’s sales assistant Bonnie at (503) 622-2220.
“This year, we’re making our Easter celebration more exciting than ever! Kids will get a fair shot at finding Easter eggs in age appropriate hunts, while the rest of the family enjoys complimentary coffee, juice and cookies,” said Frank Casarez, general manager of The Resort. “We invite families to stay overnight and enjoy Easter brunch with us the following day.”
Hotel rooms are available for guests who’d like to stay overnight during Easter weekend with rates starting at $139. Family-friendly activities for resort guests include swimming in the covered outdoor pool, 18-hole putting course, game room and more.
For more information about The Resort at The Mountain or to make a reservation, visit http://www.TheResort.com.
About The Resort at The Mountain
The Resort at The Mountain, a three-time recipient of Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Award, 2011 IncentivePlatinum Choice Award and 2011 Elite Meetings International Elite Gold Certification, and winner of The KnotBest of Weddings 2011 Ceremony and Reception category, is located at 68010 E. Fairway Avenue in Welches, Ore., at the western base of Mt. Hood. The Resort has something for everyone with activities including golf, spa, skiing, fly fishing, croquet and tennis, along with 18,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space. In 2009, The Resort completed a $14 million renovation and expansion to offer high-end accommodations and public areas that are ideal for both corporate meetings and leisure travelers. The Resort is a member of Stash Hotel RewardsTM, a point-based rewards program that allows guests at independent hotels to quickly earn free stays at participating properties. For reservations, call toll-free (877) 439-6774. Contact The Resort at The Mountain directly at (503) 622-3101 or visit http://www.TheResort.com.