Quick Guide: Deep Creek Lake New Year’s Getaways

Deep Creek New Year's GetawaysDeep Creek Lake New Year’s getaways are a favorite way to celebrate with family and friends. There are lots of fun activities, festive events, and the mountain scenery makes your trip all the more memorable. It is a truly special way to usher in the New Year.

Our quick guide includes reservation tips as well as events. I’ll keep it updated as area happenings are announced, so be sure to check back often.

Reserve your home early! I can’t stress that enough. Our homes typically sell out well in advance of the holiday. If you wait until December 1 to make plans, availability will very limited.

-If you are hosting a gathering at one of our homes, take the stress out of the festivities by having it catered or by picking up takeout. Visit our concierge page to see Deep Creek restaurants.

MoonShadow, in Accident, MD, is hosting a NYE party that features entertainment by Optimus Riff. A $20 ticket covers music, appetizer, dessert, and a champagne toast. Call 301.750.5094 for more info. Continue reading Quick Guide: Deep Creek Lake New Year’s Getaways

Upcoming Deep Creek Lake Holiday Events

Deep Creek Lake Holiday EventsDeep Creek Lake holiday events keep things festive in the mountain of Western Maryland throughout late November and early December. If you love unique, local art or are looking for fun kids’ activities, you won’t be disappointed.

It is easy to catch the spirit of the season when you experience fun activities with friends and family. The best way to start is to choose your perfect mountain home – maybe one with a cozy fireplace or bubbling outdoor hot tub – and then plan your trip around one of these favorite Deep Creek Lake holiday events.

FESTIVAL OF TREES GARRETT COUNTY
November 25-26 at the Garrett County Fairgrounds, 10AM-6PM
Benefitting the Dove Center, there are lots of family activities to enjoy. Breakfast with Santa, crafts, face painting, and more will keep the kids entertained. Plus, you can shop for holiday gifts from local artisans and vendors. Beautifully decorated trees are found throughout the exhibit hall, and they are auctioned off at 6PM on Saturday as the grand finale. MORE INFO Continue reading Upcoming Deep Creek Lake Holiday Events

Jodi Taylor Refosco Re-Elected to Vacation Rental Managers Association Board of Directors

Jodi Refosco Vacation Rental Managers AssociationWe are proud to announce that one of our owners, Jodi Taylor Refosco, has been re-elected to the Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA) board of directors. She will continue in her role as secretary.

Jodi, her husband Joe, and brother Chad Taylor founded Taylor-Made in 2008, but she has been part of the the vacation rental industry for 15+ years and a VRMA member since 2001. She is excited to continue serving as secretary. VRMA is an exceptional organization where members have an opportunity to learn from their peers as well as other industry experts. Jodi is passionate about making VRMA a leader in education, advocacy, and awareness for vacation rental managers.

Jodi is also active in the local Deep Creek community having served on the committee for the Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival, as well as the board of directors of the Garrett County Dove Center. She is a past recipient of the Young Entrepreneur Award from the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce.

Peace of Mind for Deep Creek Winter Getaways

Deep Creek Winter GetawaysIt’s time to start thinking about Deep Creek winter getaways with family and friends. Last winter got off to a slow start with Wisp Resort opening after the December holidays. Skiers and snowboarders will be happy to hear that Wisp opened December 16th, and the 2016/2017 Farmers’ Almanac is predicting a cold and snowy winter for the Mid-Atlantic.

To give you peace of mind when you make reservations for Deep Creek winter getaways, we offer Red Sky Travel Insurance. It provides coverage when you purchase it more than 21 days prior to your departure date and 50% of the slopes at Wisp Resort are closed due to lack of snow. (December 15-March 30) Continue reading Peace of Mind for Deep Creek Winter Getaways