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Resort at Squaw Creek’s Thanksgiving Buffet Offers Children’s Dining Discount

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Olympic Valley, Calif. – Resort at Squaw Creek’s popular Thanksgiving buffet returns on Thursday, November 22, from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM, in the Grand Sierra Ballroom with culinary offerings to suit every taste.  Once again, children 12-and-under can dine for half-price during the 3:00 PM and 3:30 PM seating.  Keep in mind that reservations are required, and space is limited. 

The holiday buffet is complete start to finish with freshly-made salads to several decadent desserts, and everything in between.  Some of the dishes on the menu this year include: house-smoked Pacific salmon cucumber dill salad; Napa chicken salad with shaved winter squash, watercress and bleu cheese; grilled line-caught Pacific swordfish with creamy heirloom tomato risotto; Heritage pork stuffed with Maytag bleu cheese and cioppilini onions.  Of course, among the choices at the carving stations is roasted Thanksgiving turkey accompanied by sweet onion and apple dressing, traditional sage gravy and homemade cranberry relish. These items are merely a sample of the items on the extensive gourmet menu. 

Dessert items include: raspberry chocolate cheesecake, pumpkin apple tart, chocolate pecan pie, house-made ice cream with assorted toppings and a variety of holiday cookies. 

 In addition to the buffet, live music will entertain guests throughout the evening.  Adults are $52; children ages 4 to12 are $26; children 3-and-under are free.  Prices are plus tax and gratuity.  For reservations, call 530.581.6615. 

Resort at Squaw Creek’s Magical Memories holiday celebration kicks into high gear on November 23 with the Gingerbread Village Unveiling and Grand Tree Lighting Ceremony taking place in the evening.   This year, Olympic gold medalist Jonny Moseley, along with professional skier Amie Engerbretson, make an appearance during the Grand Tree Lighting Ceremony.  Winter Wonderland Locals’ Nights take place on Wednesday, November 28, December 5 and 12 with free musical performances, ice skating and complimentary hot cocoa. 

For reservations and information call 800.401.9501.  For more information on Resort at Squaw Creek visit

Resort at Squaw Creek is a Destination Hotels & Resorts-managed property.  Recently recognized as one of Condé Nast Traveler’s “Top 50 Ski Hotels” in North America, and one of the “Top 150 U.S. Mainland Resorts,” the 405-room and suite Resort at Squaw Creek is situated at the base of Squaw Valley, five miles from Lake Tahoe.  The property features a full-service spa and a year-round pool complex with hot tubs.  During the winter months, guest can enjoy on-property dog sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing.   


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