MESCALERO, N.M. (Jan. 26, 2018) — Inn of the Mountain Gods will have country sensation Josh Turner on Feb. 23. Over at Ski Apache guests can take advantage of discounted weekday ski and snowboard lessons, as well as Snow Divas and Mountain Masters programs throughout the month. To learn more, visit InnoftheMountainGods.com and SkiApache.com.
Josh Turner — Friday, Feb. 23
Multi-platinum recording artist Josh Turner is bringing some of the most widely recognized country music hits to Inn of the Mountain Gods on Friday, Feb. 23. Turner, known for his rich, deep baritone and distinctive style, is the driving force behind such hits as “Your Man,” Why Don’t We Just Dance,” “Would You Go With Me” and “Time Is Love,” the most played country song of 2012. One of the youngest members of the Grand Ole Opry, Turner’s talent is unmistakable when he steps on stage, as his live performances never fail to create an unforgettable experience for the audience! Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets start at $29. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.InnoftheMountainGods.com/entertainment
Laugh Out Loud at Club 49 – Every Wednesday
Guests are invited to “Laugh Out Loud” every Wednesday at 7 p.m. for Club 49’s “LOL” comedy night. Each week two new professional comedians take the stage. Food and drinks are served and doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are just $5 at the door. For the latest updates and more information on upcoming acts, visit innofthemountaingods.com/lol-comedy-club/.
Karaoke at Club 49 – Every Thursday
Karaoke night takes place every Thursday evening at Club 49 at Inn of the Mountain Gods. Guests are invited to join the fun: whether that involves getting behind the mic or just dropping in to watch with a couple of cocktails. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and karaoke starts at 8 p.m.
Club 49 – Every Friday and Saturday
Located just off the casino floor, Club 49 presents some of the hottest musical acts in the Southwest every Friday and Saturday night. The February lineup includes DJ Frizzo El Mero Mero Feb. 2-3, Digumsmak Feb. 9-10, and DJ One Feb. 16-17 and 23-24. Check innofthemountaingods.com/club-49/ for the most up-to-date musicians and acts.
1852 Treaty Room—Live Music Every Friday
For late-night entertainment and cocktails, visit the 1852 Treaty Room every Friday night with live music from 8 p.m. to midnight. The February lineup includes Jerry Marquez Feb. 2- 3, Tomas Vigil Feb. 9, Wait for What Feb. 16, and John Anderson Feb. 23.
Wendell’s Lounge — Live Music Every Saturday
Adjacent to the restaurant, Wendell’s Lounge offers jaw-dropping views along with delicious appetizers and signature martinis, margaritas and cocktails. Live music adds to the ambiance every Saturday night from 8 p.m. to midnight. The January lineup includes Jerry Marquez Feb. 3, Tomas Vigil Feb. 10, Wait for What Feb. 17, and John Anderson Feb. 23-24.
RECREATION AT SKI APACHE
Ski Apache Resort
Skiers of all levels are sure to find their perfect ride at Ski Apache. The country’s southernmost ski area offers some of the best skiing and snowboarding in New Mexico, with 55 trails served by 11 lifts on 750 acres of terrain. Ski Apache’s high elevations, combined with its southerly latitude, give the resort the unique advantage of seeing abundant snowfall, mild winter temperatures, and lots of sunny days. To learn more, Skiapache.com.
Weekday Lesson Special
For a limited time, Ski Apache is offering discounted ski lessons Monday through Thursday. Semi-private lessons for two are now only $130, groups of four or more are $50 a person, and the Adventure Center for kids is now only $130. For more information, visit SkiApache.com.
Men’s Mountain Masters – February 1, 8, 15
Ski Apache offers guided ski and snowboard lessons for men who are looking to enhance their skills on the snow. Men will now have a chance to explore the mountain and develop their technique in a comfortable setting with other guys who are looking to do the same. The adventure kicks off at 9:30 a.m. and goes until 11 a.m.
Snow Divas Programs – February 4, 11,25
All women 21+ are invited to Ski Apache to hit the slopes with other ladies for a 2.5 hour guided mountain adventure. Afterward, the group can enjoy a wine and cheese gathering with a special guest speaker who will give winter sport exercise tips and more. Every participant will receive one entry into a drawing for a new pair of skis and bindings. The fun begins at 1:30 p.m. and goes till 4 p.m.
Apache Eagle ZipRider
Experience Inn of the Mountain Gods and beautiful Lake Mescalero with an unforgettable ride on the Apache Eagle ZipRider, a thrilling zipline that flies 50+ mph over the lake, year-round. Parallel cables allow riders to enjoy the company of a friend or race them to the bottom. Adventure-seekers can take it up a notch with a night ride. For ticket prices and reservations, please call (575) 464-7957
Apache Wind Rider ZipTour®
Guests are invited to enjoy Ski Apache’s adrenaline-charged, heart-pounding, three-span zip line adventure, the Apache Wind Rider ZipTour®. Featuring expansive views of Ski Apache at 11,500 feet in elevation above the “Apache Bowl” and more than 8,900 feet in length, the ZipTour is the highest and third-longest zipline tour in the world. Fly as fast as 65 mph while taking in the beauty of the Sierra Blanca. For ticket prices and reservations, please call (575) 464-3633.
Jeep Giveaway — Play Thursdays through Tuesdays – Drawing Feb. 25
Guests who play Thursday through Tuesday have the chance to cruise home in a brand new 2018 Jeep Wrangler when you win! Earn 50 slot points on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays at Casino Apache Travel Center or Inn of the Mountain Gods to earn one entry into the drawing. Players who play on Tuesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays will earn three times the entries. 25 base points will equal five entries on Sundays only. All entries earned throughout February will be eligible to drop their tickets in the virtual drawing drum at any kiosk on February 25 between 10 a.m. and 1:50 p.m. to be entered into the 2 p.m. drawing. Five winners will be drawn, each of whom will be given a key to unlock the jeep. The lucky player who unlocks the jeep will roll home in a sweet new set of wheels, while the runner-ups will be awarded a $500 cash consolation prize!
Cozy Winter Cash — Saturdays
Guests can win up to $5,000 cash each week at Inn of the Mountain Gods through February at the weekly Cozy Winter Cash drawings! For every 50 points players earn on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, they will earn one entry into that week’s drawing. For every 50 points players earn on Tuesdays and Thursdays, they will get two entries into that week’s drawing, bringing up their odds of winning. Bonus: all entries earned throughout the month will roll over week to week!
High 5’s for 55’s Sweet Swipe and Win — Mondays and Wednesdays
Players 55 and older who earn 20 points on Wednesdays can join the fun at Casino Apache Travel Center and Inn of the Mountain Gods with the Sweet Swipe and Win game to win Free Spirit Play and Bonus Points! Players also receive five times the points for all play on Mondays. And don’t forget to print out your 50-percent-off dining voucher, valid to use Mondays or Wednesdays at Apache Tee, Gathering of Nations Buffet, Big Game Sports Bar, or Smokey B’s.
Loco for Locals Snowed In to Win Progressive Drawing —Thursdays
Local players have a chance to win up to $2,000 cash in the Snowed into Win progressive drawings, taking place at Casino Apache Travel Center every Thursday. Players who earn 10 slot base points between 1 pm and 6:50 pm and drop their entry in the virtual kiosk will be eligible for the drawing. Ten winners will be drawn at 7 p.m. to pull a tile off the “Snowed in to Win” tile board for a chance to win big cash. Each week, if the progressive prize isn’t pulled, the amount of the prize doubles!
Super Hot Seats Drawings — Feb. 4
Players who drop into Casino Apache Travel Center on Sunday, Feb. 4 have a chance to catch the big game and take home cash prizes playing their favorite slots! Players who earn 20 slot base points during the game have a chance to be one of five winners to win in the Super Hot Seats Drawings. Five winners will be announced at the start of each quarter, each one taking home up to $250 cash!
Valentine’s Earrings Earn & Get — Feb. 11-15
Players can earn that special someone a pair of earrings this Valentine’s day. Inn of the Mountain God’s has the perfect gift for anyone to either take home or impress someone with! To learn more, be sure to visit the Apache Spirit Club.
Bingo lovers can get their fill of bingo five days a week at Inn of the Mountain Gods. Players can join the fun Thursday through Monday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. The hall boasts five flat-screen televisions and 100 seats. Guests can play bingo the traditional way with paper cards and daubers or opt for the complete electronic version and not worry about missing a number.
Bingo Bonanza – Feb. 18
Bingo lovers, rejoice! On February 18 at Casino Apache, you can play your favorite game and have a chance to win $100 cash doing it. Earn 20 slot points, from 10 am to 7 pm and you’ll be eligible to receive one bingo card for each game you qualify to play in. Stick around all day for a chance to win $100 at each round of Bingo you play!