WinterDuck Derby at Mystery Hill

Saturday, January 30th

No entry fee – free to public

3, 2, 1 Go! And we are off to the races, who knows which duck will win? We are ready to get the kids excited about our Duck Derby this year and ready to hand out a grand prize for the winner of our derby. Will we see you here?

Carolina Snowbelle Performance

Catch the Carolina Snowbelles in Memorial Park in Downtown Blowing Rock from 12pm-2pm. The interactive performance will be promoting their annual Winter Show.

To learn more about The Carolina Snowbelles and how you can enjoy and support more of their performances online at


The Carolina Snowbelles are a precision dance company directed by former Rockette, Cheryl Cutlip. Dancers 10+ train, perform, serve their local community.

WinterHawk Tournament Tomahawk Throwing Competition

Join us at Tomahawk Hill, January 28-31, 2021 for the WinterHawk Tournament. One skilled competitor will become this year’s WinterHawk Champion! Will it be you? To participate in the qualifying rounds, register at Mystery Hill ticket office (you can register at the event as well). We will have a heated tent set up at Tomahawk Hill to provide a little warmth, and you can further warm up with Hatchet Coffee.

Daily WinterHawk Competition
Thursday, January 28 through Saturday, January 31, 2021

Practice throws: 4:15 – 4:30 pm
Competition: 4:30 – 5:30 pm

Thursday, January 28 through Saturday, January 31, 2021
Practice throws: 3:15-3:30 pm
Competition: 3:30-4:30

WinterHawk Championship
Saturday, January 31, 2021

(ages 15-up)
5:00 pm Check In
Practice throws: 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Competition: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

WinterHawk Champion 1st Place Prize: FAMILY Vortex Pass (Annual Pass)
WinterHawk Champion 2nd Place Prize: Individual Vortex Pass (Annual Pass)
WinterHawk Champion 3rd Place Prize: $25 gift certificate to the Mystery Hill Gift Shop

4:00 pm Check In
Practice throws: 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Competition: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Junior WinterHawk Champion 1st Prize: Individual Vortex Pass (Annual Pass)

All Participants will get a ribbon