Veterans, their families, and supporters of WAS are invited to the 11th annual Highly Decorated event on Saturday, December 9, 2023. Hosted by Snowbird Resort, this event kicks off the holiday season celebrates veterans, service members, and their families with a day filled with recreation, community, and cheer! Everyone is invited to enjoy hot chocolate at the tree lighting ceremony on the Plaza Deck following their day on the mountain.

Support WAS Programs via a Year-End Donation

For Veterans & Servicemembers:
Free half-day lift tickets for December 9th are available for veterans, active servicemembers, and their families (a limited amount of tickets will be available, first-come, first-served!). Register by December 1 (link coming soon!)

Please join us for the tree lighting ceremony at 4:30 p.m. on the Plaza Deck!

Schedule of Events:
12:00 p.m. Veterans & servicemembers can pick up their lift tickets at the Snowbird Center, level 2
3:30 p.m. Apr├Ęs-ski reception with light refreshments in the Rendezvous
4:30 p.m. Tree lighting ceremony begins on the Plaza Deck with music, hot chocolate, drawings, candle lighting, and more

Interested in getting involved as a sponsor of this event? Check out the Sponsorship Menu and contact Katie Allred, WAS development director, at

Support WAS & Highly Decorated 2023

Support Wasatch Adaptive Sports initiatives and programs benefiting veterans via a a donation to the 2023 WAS Year-End campaign.

Donate to Support WAS Programs

Register for Veteran Lift Tickets

Veterans, active servicemembers, and their families are eligible. Tickets a are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and must be requested by December 1, 2023 – please only register if you are committed to attending the event! Lift tickets are for a half day of skiing at Snowbird Resort (12:30pm – Close) and do not include equipment.

Request Tickets HERE by 12/3/23

View the 2022 Highly Decorated Highlight Video