Are you ready to party Jamaican style, mon? Grab your pink flamingo, don the dreadlocks, and head to Devil's Head Resort the weekend of Feb. 13-14.
Saturday events include face painting, a NASTAR race at 1 p.m., horse-drawn hay rides 2 to 6 p.m. with a steaming cup of hot cocoa, and kids tube races in the afternoon. There's even a supervised kids Funky Reggae Party and dinner in the childcare center that evening. For the adults the Avalanche Bar and Grill heats up at night with live reggae music. Sunday is more of the same party theme, and Monday you can take a few runs before heading home.
The weekend of February 20-21 is Mardi Gras at the Head complete with a live blues band, lots of beads, and kids events. It will be a fun time for the whole family. There will be NASTAR and tube races, face painting, horse-drawn hay rides, and a supervised kids party on Saturday night in the child care center with food, games, and crafts. Adults can enjoy fine dining at the resort's Cornucopia Restaurant, then head over to the Avalanche Bar for some hot New Orleans style blues.
The Chicagoland Express Package, which starts from $288 per person, based on double occupancy, includes Friday and Saturday night lodging, lift tickets, breakfast or lunch Saturday and Sunday (your choice), a large three-topping pizza per two people on arrival (limit two pizzas per room), and dinner in Cornucopia or Dante's Saturday night. Kids can be added to the package for $104 per child. The package is available throughout the winter.