Plenty on offer as Hotham, Dinner Plain celebrate start of 2018 winter
THERE’S plenty on offer at Mt Hotham this weekend to mark the start of 2018 winter, with food taking a starring role.
Chill Bar and Café is celebrating with three nights of live music, featuring DJ Barkly on Friday afternoon and Angus Legg on Saturday and Sunday from 4.30pm.
On Saturday, One Tree Sports will showcase the latest snow fashion and ski gear to go with complimentary champagne of arrival to be followed by fireworks in the Basin at 7pm.
The Last Run Bar is open for dinner all weekend or why not try some Asian-inspired tapas with signature cocktails and live music at the new kid on the block, Miss Mary’s.
On Sunday afternoon from Zirky’s will put on bubbles and cheese from 1.30pm, before great live music from Imogen Price.
That’s in addition to The Recreation pop-up which will see the team from the Fitzroy North venue join the Zirknitzer family to create two nights of memorable dishes
The ticketed dinner will also be a complemented by Gapsted wines.
The Recreation head chef Steven Nelson has a planned three course menu with a subtle nod to Peter Zirknitzer’s family origins with each one to be paired with a different Gapsted Wine.
At Dinner Plain, Onsen Spa are offering a complimentary hand and arm massage while you sip on a glass of wine for their opening night.
They’re also offering a onenight only special, offers including discounted seasonal membership.
Still at Dinner Plain and there’ll be the usual start-ofseason bargains at local ski retailers ahead of the Giant Snow Dance Festival on Sunday.
DJ Eddy will be pumping tunes for you to dance to on the Dinner Plain roundabout from 5pm with fireworks at 6pm, hot chocolates, gluhwein and strudel also available.
For more information about what’s happening at Mt Hotham on opening weekend, visit www.mthotham.com.au.