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The party continues as Killington’s College moves into its second week

Attend Killington College for your two-week semester in ski-tistics, board-ology and Party 101. College week continues through Jan. 18, resort and community-wide.

Killington College weeks are filled with on snow and nightly off-hill activities/parties for college students. Students will also receive discounts at restaurants, nightclubs and retail shops along the Killington Access Road.

Killington Mountain hosts a series of events throughout these weeks including scavenger hunts, DJ parties and an official Monster Energy Party at the Wobbly Barn.

On Tuesday, Jan. 15, join in the Monster Energy Scavenger Hunt, a resort wide adventure hunt for teams or individuals. Each member of your team must register at the Monster Energy Sampling Tent outside the Snowshed Base Lodge and be a green circle or above skier/rider to enter this event. Ski/ride around the resort to find strategically placed Monster logos, about the size of a piece of paper and return to the Monster Tent to win a prize! All Monster logos will be hidden on green circle trails only and there will be only one prize per participant. Registration is open 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. The event goes until all logos are found or 3 p.m., whichever comes first.

On two Thursdays, Jan. 10 and 17, don't miss the Monster Energy DJ Tubing Party. The DJ Tubing Party will be a killer evening including tubing, DJ, dancing, pizza and beverages at the Parkside Pizza Pub. Monster Energy will be sampling on-site and Vineyard Vines will be displaying product and providing giveaways. Boarding for Breast Cancer will be set up promoting Cancer Awareness. Tubing tickets will be on sale for $15. The party kicks off at 4 p.m. at the Killington Tubing Park. There are two tubing sessions available, 4-6 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. Maximum of 100 tickets per session.

Later the evening of Jan. 10, attend the Monster Energy Wobbly Barn Party. The Wobbly Barn is the host of the official College Week Monster Energy Party, featuring the music of Monster Energy's DJ Prime spinning mixes and tossing out great Monster swag throughout the night. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the first 100 through the door get Monster beanies. Additionally, the Monster girls will be on hand as well as a raffle with great prizes including lift tickets to Killington Resort. Must be 21+ with valid I.D. to enter. No cover charge.

Additionally, some other scheduled events not to be missed will be held along the Killington Road.

Jib under the lights at Darkside Snowboards' Dark Park, open 4-10 p.m. each night. Don't forget to check-in at the shop before riding.

Got your best bikini body on? Outback Pizza & Night Club holds a college bikini contest with DJ Dave on Monday, Jan. 14. Drink a few too many beverages during the week? No worries. Amy with Fusion Fitness offers a few body conditioning classes to kick you into high gear, and put that six-pack where it belongs- on your abs! See the calendar of events in this paper for class times.
Bring your wet naps- Lookout Bar & Grill holds their Lookout Wing Eating Contest, starting at 5 p.m.

And to dance the nights away, there's always plenty of aprés ski and nightclub bands, DJs and music spanning the Killington Road. See the Music Scene in this paper for details on who's playing where.

Finally, be safe. Don't drink and drive. Most of the establishments on the road offer a free shuttle, ride The Bus, call a cab or ask the bartender on duty what your best options are to get a ride home.

Tuesday, Jan. 15 - Scavenger Hunt, resort-wide for teams or individuals
Thursday, Jan. 10 - DJ Tubing Party
Thursday, Jan. 10 -Official College Week Wobbly Barn Party
Monday, Jan. 14 - College bikini contest at Outback Pizza & Night Club
Thursday, Jan. 17 - DJ Tubing Party

Lookout Bar & Grill holds their Lookout Wing Eating Contest

Every night- Jib under the lights at Darkside Snowboards' Dark Park, open 4-10 p.m. each night. Check-in at the shop before riding.