For Immediate Release
Nov. 7, 2016
Skye Canyon and Lee Canyon Host Pray for Snow Party on Saturday, November 19, 2016
LAS VEGAS (Nov. 4, 2016) – Skye Canyon, a 1,700-acre master-planned community in Northwest Las Vegas hosts Lee Canyon’s premier Pray for Snow party at Skye Center on Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 3 – 7 p.m. The après ski themed party that includes food, beverages, live music and a raffle, kicks off the 2016/2017 ski season at Lee Canyon. It is free for all ages and is open to the public. Pray for Snow is a part of Skye Canyon’s Fit Lives Here series.
Attendees who tour Skye Canyon’s model home parks will be entered into a raffle to win prizes including a Lee Canyon Snow Experience that includes lift tickets and equipment rental, Lee Canyon’s snow cabana for six people (including a $300 food and beverage credit), Salomon skis, a Never Summer snowboard and Skye Canyon branded North Face jackets. Participants receive one raffle ticket for every model home park visited, with the opportunity to earn four entries by touring Century Communities, Pulte Homes, Woodside Homes, and Pardee Homes.
In addition, for every $5 donation made to Operation Warmheart, the event’s non-profit partner that provides assistance to service members and their families going through hardships, guests will receive one raffle ticket to a second drawing to win a 49” LG HD TV courtesy of CenturyLink. Funds raised will be used towards providing 500 complete turkey meals to airmen in need this Thanksgiving.
Pray for Snow guests can pick up or purchase their Lee Canyon season pass, enjoy food and beverages like gourmet hot chocolate and chili stations, and a take home s’mores gift box from Just a Bite.
Las Vegas band Street Folk who regularly appear at Lee Canyon will perform. The band is a local’s favorite known for their harmonies and unique blend of popular music that includes everything from Queen to Drake.
Lee Canyon is Skye Canyon’s inaugural partner in the development’s Skye Pass Program, which offers Skye Canyon residents benefits such as discounts on lift tickets and season passes. Lee Canyon is slated to open Friday, December 9. Lifts open at 9 a.m. and lifts will run until 4 p.m. Lee Canyon encourages individuals to purchase tickets online to take advantage of up to 35 percent savings on lift tickets. For updates on opening day, visit leecanyonlv.com.
Fit Lives Here is a series of community events hosted at Skye Canyon. In the coming months, plans for the program include activities such as outdoor yoga, fitness classes and Q&A’s and slideshows with prominent outdoor athletes that are free and open to the public. Events will be posted on www.skyecanyon.com and on the community’s Facebook page.
About Skye Canyon
Skye Canyon is a 1,700-acre master planned community in Northwest Las Vegas located on US Highway 95 at Skye Canyon Park Drive (formerly Horse Drive). Offering entry-level, move-up and luxury neighborhoods for individuals, couples, families and active adults who share a passion for outdoor activities, wellness and immersive living, it is the first master planned community to break ground in Las Vegas in nearly a decade. Along with commercial offerings and a gaming location, Skye Canyon will include 9,000 home sites and unique amenities like designated bike lanes, an extensive trail network for hiking and biking, and community parks including Skye Canyon Park, featuring a state-of-the-art community center, Skye Center, and fitness center, Skye Fitness, among others. Skye Canyon is a product of leading developer Olympia Companies, joined by Stonehill Capital Management and Spectrum Group Management LLC.
About Lee Canyon
Lee Canyon is approximately one hour from downtown Las Vegas in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. Established in 1963, Lee Canyon offers guests 195 acres of terrain, 24 trails accessed via three chair lifts and one tubing lift and an additional 250 acres of hike-to terrain. Lee Canyon averages 161 inches of snowfall per year and offers ski and snowboard coaching; a terrain park and lodge amenities include dining, a retail shop and a host of summer activities. For more information, please visit www.leecanyonlv.com. Follow Lee Canyon on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
For more information on Lee Canyon, please visit www.leecanyonlv.com.