Opening events at winter park

BOTTINEAU A ribbon cutting and open house are among events planned during the grand opening of Annie’s House at Bottineau Winter Park today through Saturday.

Annie’s House is a new ski lodge, designed to accommodate all skiers, including those with physical and cognitive disabilities.

Today is military appreciation day with special discounts to visitors with military identification. A lighted ski show will be held. People should bring headlamps to participate.

A ribbon cutting will be held Friday at 1 p.m., followed by an adaptive equipment demonstration and a lighted ski show at 7:30 p.m. A lantern release is scheduled for 7:45 p.m.

A dedication ceremony will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. during an open house from 1 to 5 p.m.

There will be open skiing and tubing each day beginning at 9 a.m. and closing at 9 p.m. today and Friday and 5 p.m. on Saturday.