Memorial Day Celebration ~

Two-Night Packages Starting at $199 Per Person

KIDS STAY AND PLAY FREE!
Available  5/25/2018-5/28/2018

Kick off summer with a bang! You won’t find a better place to celebrate Memorial Day than at Oglebay.

Package Includes:

  • Our delicious Mountaineer Breakfast Buffet
  • Access to special Memorial Day activities including face painting, balloon art, and inflatable rides
  • Entry to the Sparkling Fireworks Family Party with preferred seating for our Memorial Day fireworks display
  • Daily Activity Wristbands which provide access to all resort activities including tennis, miniature golf, par 3 golf, Crispin Center pool, Fountains of Fun Splash & Spray attraction, fishing, pedal boating, trolley rides, Carriage House Glass Museum, Oglebay Mansion Museum, Schrader Environmental Center nature programs, and Oglebay Good Zoo with train ride.

*Package rate is priced per person and based on double occupancy. Package rate is based on use of Kline & Byrd Wing Rooms. Upgrades to West Wing and Lakeside are available for an additional $30 per adult, per room, per night. One child 6 and under receives a complimentary Lodge stay, Mountaineer Breakfast Buffet and one activity wristband. Package holder may purchase amenity packages for additional children ages 6 and under for $20 per child. Package subject to applicable taxes and fees and does not include gratuities.

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Schedule of Events

Friday, May 25

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.- Homemade Ice Cream at Schenk Lake- Drop by Schenk Lake and celebrate summer with all your favorite hand dipped flavors. 

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Good Zoo- Experience more than 50 unique species, 20 of which are rare or endangered. Don’t miss the brand new Snow Leopard exhibit!

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.- Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun– Get ready for a fun filled day at Crispin Center Pool featuring inflatables, a climbing rock wall, and the Fountains of Fun attraction. 

11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Route 88 Brew & BBQ– Celebrate Memorial Day with an all American BBQ feast at Oglebay’s newest dining venue- Route 88 Brew & BBQ. Indulge in our house-smoked pork, beef brisket and jumbo wings.

4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.- Garden Bistro– Pull up a chair on the Garden Bistro’s outdoor patio and enjoy farm-to-table cuisine while taking in panoramic views of Oglebay’s rolling landscape.

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Dive After Five: 1/2 Price Admission to Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun- Dive in after 5:00 p.m. and enjoy reduced admission rates- $3.00 adult admission, $1.00 child admission.

7:00 p.m. Folklore & Fairy Tales– Join us in the Wilson Lodge outdoor courtyard, adjacent to the indoor pool, for a fun evening of storytelling folklore as told by Richard Knoblich and Judi Tarowsky.

8:00 p.m. Game Show Mania– Join us in Hickman Lounge for an exciting game show-style experience complete with buzzers, score boards, music, sound effects and, of course, a wacky game show host! Battle it out with your fellow team mates to see which teams reigns supreme.

 

Saturday, May 26

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Drop In Tennis Round Robin – Grab your tennis racquet and head over to Oglebay’s Tennis Center for a friendly Drop In Round Robin.

9:00 – 11:00 a.m. – Tiny Tots Play Room– Join us in Wilson Lodge for exciting children’s’ entertainment designed for kids ages 5 and under. Kids will enjoy a variety of toys, coloring books, a children’s movie, and more! Babysitter service not provided. Children must be accompanied by parents.

9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Homemade Ice Cream at Schenk Lake- Drop by Schenk Lake and celebrate summer with all your favorite hand dipped flavors. 

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Ballet Yoga Fusion–  Join us in the Movement Studio at Wilson Lodge for a heart-pounding workout that marries the breath and stretching aspects of yoga with the strength training of ballet. Cost is $12 per person, payable at The West Spa prior to class. 

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Mini Golf Tournament–  Stop by the Mini Golf Course near Schenk Lake for the annual Mini Golf Tournament. Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place winners in the following categories: Kids (Ages 10 and under); Adults (Ages 10 and up).

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Good Zoo– Experience more than 50 unique species, 20 of which are rare or endangered. Don’t miss the brand new Snow Leopard exhibit!

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Oglebay General Store– Drop in the General Store to shop our variety of supplies and refreshments. Ideal for cottage and lodge guests.

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun– Get ready for a fun filled day at Crispin Center Pool featuring inflatables, a climbing rock wall, and the Fountains of Fun attraction. 

11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Route 88 Brew & BBQ- Celebrate Memorial Day with an all American BBQ feast at Oglebay’s newest dining venue- Route 88 Brew & BBQ. Indulge in our house-smoked pork, beef brisket and jumbo wings.

11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.- Garden Bistro- Pull up a chair on the Garden Bistro’s outdoor patio and enjoy farm-to-table cuisine while taking in panoramic views of Oglebay’s rolling landscape.

12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown- Stop by Schenk Lake for an afternoon of face painting and balloon art the kids are sure to enjoy.

1:00 p.m. – Guided Hike of Serpentine Trail- Enjoy the picturesque scenery of the historic Serpentine Trail. Group will depart from the lobby of Wilson Lodge. 

3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall– Located in the lower parking lot near Schenk Lake.

5:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. – Manager’s Welcome Reception– Join us in Wilson Lodge as we kick off the holiday weekend with complimentary live entertainment and refreshments! Enjoy the acoustic sounds of Dustin McCray, balloon art, caricatures, and face painting as you partake of light refreshments including wine, lemonade, ice tea, seasonal fresh fruit and more.

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Dive After Five: 1/2 Price Admission to Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun- Dive in after 5:00 p.m. and enjoy reduced admission rates- $3.00 adult admission, $1.00 child admission.

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. – Sparkling Fireworks Family Party for Wilson Lodge Guests– Wilson Lodge guests receive a special added perk- premier seating for Oglebay’s breathtaking fireworks display! Celebrate with us on The West Spa and enjoy live music by local favorite Dustin McCray. Cash bar available.

9:30 p.m. – Memorial Day Fireworks Extravaganza 

 

Sunday, May 27

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Tiny Tots Play Room– Join us in Wilson Lodge for exciting children’s entertainment designed for kids ages 5 and under. Kids will enjoy a variety of toys, coloring books, a children’s movie, and more! Babysitter service not provided. Children must be accompanied by parents.

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Fishing Tournament–  Stop by Schenk Lake for the annual Fishing Tournament. 1st prize for catching the largest fish will be awarded in the following categories: Kids (Ages 10 and under); Adults (Ages 10 and up).

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Homemade Ice Cream at Schenk Lake- Drop by Schenk Lake and celebrate summer with all your favorite hand dipped flavors. 

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Good Zoo- Experience more than 50 unique species, 20 of which are rare or endangered. Don’t miss the brand new Snow Leopard exhibit!

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Oglebay General Store– Drop in the General Store to shop our variety of supplies and refreshments. Ideal for cottage and lodge guests.

11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Route 88 Brew & BBQ- Celebrate Memorial Day with an all American BBQ feast at Oglebay’s newest dining venue- Route 88 Brew & BBQ. Indulge in our house-smoked pork, beef brisket and jumbo wings.

11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Garden Bistro- Pull up a chair on the Garden Bistro’s outdoor patio and enjoy farm-to-table cuisine while taking in panoramic views of Oglebay’s rolling landscape.

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Pedal Boat Races- Stop by Schenk Lake for the annual Pedal Boat Race. 

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown– Stop by Schenk Lake for an afternoon of face painting and balloon art the kids are sure to enjoy.

2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall– Located in the lower parking lot near Schenk Lake.

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Live Performance by Herb & Hanson– Join us in the Anne Kuchinka Amphitheater for a live performance by ‘Newgrass” duo Herb & Hanson. 

 

Monday, May 28

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Homemade Ice Cream at Schenk Lake- Drop by Schenk Lake and celebrate summer with all your favorite hand dipped flavors. 

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Memorial Day 5K Run/Walk–  The race will begin and end in the upper parking lot of the Good Zoo. The race course will consist of the Susan Wheeler and Arboretum Trails that weave throughout the park. This hard-surface course is stroller friendly and leashed dogs are encouraged to participate. Race day registration begins at 9:00 a.m. at the Good Zoo main entrance. The first 30 registered participants will receive a t-shirt! Register online at https://goo.gl/Wj1qaK.

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Aqua Cycle Races- Stop by Schenk Lake for the annual Aqua Cycle Race! Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place finishers. 

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Aerial Challenge Race- It’s a race against the clock as you hustle through a variety of challenging obstacles on our Aerial Challenge Course. Can you beat our Guide’s best time? 

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall– Located in the lower parking lot near Schenk Lake.

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown– Stop by Schenk Lake for an afternoon of face painting and balloon art the kids are sure to enjoy.

4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.- Garden Bistro– Pull up a chair on the Garden Bistro’s outdoor patio and enjoy farm-to-table cuisine while taking in panoramic views of Oglebay’s rolling landscape.

 

Memorial Day Activity Pricing & Information

Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown

Face paining and balloon art are free amenities for all guests to enjoy. Activities will take place near Schenk Lake.

Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall

  • Rock Climbing Wall- $10.00 per climb
  • Inflatable Rides- $2.00 per session or $5.00 for unlimited inflatable use. Inflatable rides are included with purchase of Daily Activity Wristband.
    *Use of Inflatable Rides is complimentary for Wilson Lodge and Cottage overnight guests.

Daily Activity Wristbands- $18.95 per day

Daily Activity Wristbands purchased Friday, May 25 – Sunday, May 27 include access to inflatable rides, plus all resort activities including tennis, miniature golf, outdoor pool, fishing, pedal boating, trolley, Carriage House Glass Museum, Mansion Museum, Schrader Environmental Center nature programs, and Good Zoo with train ride. 

Special Offers:

  • Receive $2.00 OFF your Daily Activity Wristband purchase when you turn in your expired band from the previous day.
  • Add Rock Climbing Wall to your Daily Activity Wristband for an extra $5.00. Includes one climb per band.

 

Memorial Day 5K Run/Walk

Lace up your sneakers and join us for the Memorial Day 5K Run/Walk on Monday, May 28 at 10:00 a.m. Race day registration begins at 9:00 a.m. at the main entrance of Oglebay Good Zoo.

The race will begin and end in the upper parking lot of the Good Zoo. The race course will consist of the Susan Wheeler and Arboretum Trails that weave throughout the park. This hard-surface course is stroller friendly. Dogs are encouraged to participate, but must remain on a leash at all times.

Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place finishers in the following three categories: Men & Women; Boys & Girls Ages 17 and Under; and Canines. Prizes will consist of Oglebay gift cards of varying denominations.

Light refreshments will be provided for all participants.

5K Registration 

Registration fee is $20 per person. The first 30 registered participants will receive a t-shirt! Participants may register at 9:00 a.m. on race day at the Good Zoo main entrance or online at https://goo.gl/Wj1qaK. Online registration closes Saturday, May 26 at 11:59 p.m. Race day registration payments must be provided in cash or check. 

 

Wheeling Park Memorial Day Activities

Visit Wheeling Park, Oglebay’s sister park, for even more Memorial Day festivities!

Friday, May 25

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide- Get ready for splashin’ good time at the Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide!

5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Fun After Five– 1/2 price Mini Golf & Pedal Boats after 5:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, May 26

11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide- Get ready for splashin’ good time at the Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide

5:00 p.m. – Fun After Five– 1/2 price Daily Activity Wristbands at Wheeling Park. May be purchased at the Wheeling Park White Palace office or at the swimming pool gate. 

7:00 p.m. – Discounted Pool Admission– Enjoy reduced rates when you dive in after 7:00 p.m.! Kids (ages 4-12): $1.00; Adults (ages 13+): $3.00. Plus, FREE Water Slide after 7:00 p.m.!

9:00 p.m. – Dive-in Movie at Wheeling Park Pool– Float with a flick at Wheeling Park Pool! Stay tuned to the Wheeling Park Facebook page for our dive-in movie guessing game, where you’ll be challenged to guess which movie we’ll be showing! Movie is included with cost of pool admission. Kids (ages 4-12): $6.25; Adults (ages 13+): $7.25. 

 

Sunday, May 27

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide- Get ready for splashin’ good time at the Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide

5:00 p.m. – Fun After Five– 1/2 price Daily Activity Wristbands at Wheeling Park. May be purchased at the Wheeling Park White Palace office or at the swimming pool gate. 

2:00 p.m. – Live Entertainment at Wheeling Park Amphitheater – Join us in the outdoor amphitheater for a free concert by the acclaimed acoustic group Miller, Smith & Mazure.

 

Monday, May 28

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide- Get ready for splashin’ good time at the Wheeling Park Pool & Water Slide

2:00 p.m. – Wreath Laying Ceremony- Gather around the Wheeling Park flagpole as The Sons and Daughters of the American Revolution (SAR & DAR) lead a wreath laying ceremony in honor of all fallen heroes.  The organizations will also be collecting worn flags for respectful disposal.

5:00 p.m. – Fun After Five– 1/2 price Daily Activity Wristbands at Wheeling Park. May be purchased at the Wheeling Park White Palace office or at the swimming pool gate. 

5:00 p.m. – Discounted Pool Admission– Enjoy reduced rates when you dive in after 5:00 p.m.! Kids (ages 4-12): $1.00; Adults (ages 13+): $3.00. Plus, FREE Water Slide after 7:00 p.m.!