'Ski for Free' Vaccine Sweepstakes

For COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Recipients and Ages 5-11 Who Received at Least Their First Dose

'Ski for Free' Vaccine Sweepstakes

'Ski for Free' Vaccine Sweepstakes

The 'Ski for Free' COVID-19 Vaccine Sweepstakes is intended to bolster vaccination rates among winter sport enthusiasts in New York State.

New Yorkers 16 and older who have received their COVID-19 booster dose or receive their COVID-19 booster dose by February 7, 2022, and children ages 5 to 11 who have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine or receive their COVID-19 vaccine by February 7, 2022, are eligible to enter a random drawing for lift tickets. 

Booster entries will be eligible to win one ticket while a parent/guardian and child will be eligible to win a package of two tickets to a participating ski area in their region of choice.

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Enter to Win Ski Lift Tickets

Get vaccinated and then enter for a chance to win lift tickets to a ski area in your region of choice. Entries must be received by February 7, 2022 at 11:59:59 p.m. EST to be eligible for at least one drawing.

Prizes and Drawings Schedule

Tickets awarded through the 'Ski for Free' Vaccine Sweepstakes can be used any time during the 2021-2022 Winter season and will contain information on any holiday blackout dates that may apply. Entrants will be able to select their region of choice, in either the east or west of the state. Participating mountains/resorts in each region are: 


  • Holiday Valley 
  • Bristol 
  • Woods Valley 
  • Greek Peak 
  • Swain Resort
  • Four Seasons Ski Center


  • Whiteface 
  • Gore 
  • Belleayre 
  • Windham 
  • West 

The 'Ski for Free' Vaccine Sweepstakes includes the following prizes:

  • Children ages 5-11: Winners for a total of 240 two-packs of tickets (one adult pass and one child pass) will be selected over the six-week sweepstakes period. 40 two-packs of tickets will be awarded per week, divided evenly between the two regions. 
  • Booster recipients: Winners for a total of 120 single tickets (one adult pass) will be selected over the six-week sweepstakes period. 20 single tickets will be awarded per week, divided evenly between the two regions. 

Here's the detailed drawing schedule for the sweepstakes.

See the list of weekly winners

Rules and FAQs

Learn more about the official rules and frequently asked questions for the New York State 'Ski for Free' Vaccine Sweepstakes.

Get Vaccinated

New Yorkers must have received their booster dose (for 16 and older) or their first vaccine dose (ages 5 -11) on or after November 3, 2021 to enter. Find a vaccine location near you and get vaccinated today!