Archived Press Releases 2012

IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 10, 2012

Nemacolin Woodlands Presents Their “Breast Weekend Ever”

Farmington, PA (July 10, 2012) – Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and their associates are  lacing up their boxing gloves and joining forces with several retail partners to help “knock out” breast cancer.  The weekend of September 21 through September 23 has been designated as their Breast Weekend Ever and their fighting efforts involve raising funds for the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer.  “We intended to host a benefit luncheon as we have in years’ past,” explains Elaine McKulka, resort retail director.  “But as we began to plan the event, we were approached by a number of vendors who wanted to be a part of the day and the two hour luncheon quickly grew into a full and fabulous weekend.”    

The weekend kicks-off Friday evening with a “Wind Down With Wine” shopping event in the resort’s Heritage Court Shoppes with a portion of all sales being donated to the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer.  Guests can browse through the new fall collections and take advantage of special discounts, all while enjoying complimentary wine.  Saturday brings a one, two punch and the action heats up as Zumba Fitness will present a Zumbathon to raise additional monies for the foundation.   Resort guests and local residents are invited to join in the fight and dance the morning away at the WildSide while skincare partner, Mama Mio provides complimentary hand and arm massages.

Saturday afternoon, guests are invited to the Woodlands Spa for a Jan Marini Open House complete with a wine and cheese party, product sampling and discounted treatments.  Guests also have the option of donning boots to Stomp Out Cancer at a special wine stomp in the vineyards of nearby Christian W. Klay Winery.  Lunch amongst the vines will be followed by tours and tastings.

The highlight of the Breast Weekend Ever is a luncheon in the resort’s Grand Ballroom at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 23rd.  The day’s festivities include trunk shows, shopping, a Pick a Prize Auction, an informal fashion show featuring local cancer survivors as models and a very special keynote speaker, Patricia Miller, Co-Founder of Vera Bradley.   Michelle Wright, WTAE-TV Morning Anchor will act as emcee for the afternoon.
     
A Pink Glove Package representing discounted room rates has been created for the weekend and all events are offered à la carte as well. Luncheon tickets are available at the resort for a donation of $35.00 and can be purchased by calling Elaine McKulka at 724-329-6014.  To reserve rooms or inquire about the wine stomp or Zumbathon, please call 800-422-2736. A complete schedule of the weekend’s events is detailed at nemacolin.com.

#  #  #


Click Here to visit the Breast Weekend Ever! Events Schedule!



    Events

    Fitness Adventure Retreat
    Thu - Sun | 04/19/18 - 04/22/18
    Mindful Medium Weekend with Alaine Portner
    Fri - Sun | 04/27/18 - 04/29/18
    Mother's Day Weekend
    Fri - Sun | 05/11/18 - 05/13/18
    Fitness Adventure Retreat
    Mon - Thu | 06/24/18 - 06/28/18
    Fitness Adventure Retreat
    Mon - Thu | 07/22/18 - 07/26/18
    Fitness Adventure Retreat
    Mon - Thu | 08/19/18 - 08/23/18
    Annual Joe Hardy Big Smoke Golf Tournament
    Thu - Sat | 09/27/18 - 09/29/18
    Fitness Adventure Retreat
    Mon - Thu | 10/14/18 - 10/18/18
    Fitness Adventure Retreat
    Mon - Thu | 11/04/18 - 11/08/18
    New Year, New You
    Sun | 12/16/18

    In The News

    Luxury Travel Magazine
    February 15, 2018
    Nemacolin Woodlands Resort Showcases World-Class Golf Academy
    Business Woman Magazine
    February 09, 2018
    Top Spas in the Northeast for a Valentine Weekend Getaway
    Style Blueprint
    February 09, 2018
    3 Outside-the-Box Corporate Retreats
    MSN Lifestyle
    February 09, 2018
    The most romantic weekend getaways in America
    Global Traveler
    February 09, 2018
    Nemacolin Woodlands Resort Shepherd’s Rock
    She Knows
    February 09, 2018
    Active Winter Wellness Retreats to Make the Most of the Snow
    AAA Diamond Awards
    February 09, 2018
    2018 AAA Four and Five Diamond Hotels
    Style Blueprint
    January 19, 2018
    Corporate Retreats, Kicked Up a Notch: 3 Venues That Will Inspire You (& Your Employees)
    Philly Magazine
    January 19, 2018
    5 Wellness Resorts to Visit Near Philadelpia
    Tribune Review
    January 16, 2018
    Nemacolin's WinterFest celebrates the frosty season
    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    January 15, 2018
    Get a 3-course dinner for $60 at one of the highest ranked restaurants in the country
    Spas of America
    January 15, 2018
    Spas of America Top 100 Spas of 2017
    Visit PA
    January 15, 2018
    11 Ways to Get in Motion this Winter
    The Incline
    January 15, 2018
    Cross dog sledding and a horse-drawn sleigh ride off your bucket list in the Laurel Highlands
    Tribune Review
    January 05, 2018
    Calling all foodies, Nemacolin hosting Restaurant Week
    Travel Agent Central
    January 04, 2018
    Virtuoso Picks Top Luxury Hotel Trends to Watch in 2018
    Golf Magazine
    December 20, 2017
    Best New Golf Courses of 2017
    Golfweek
    December 11, 2017
    Golfweek's Best: Top 100 Resort Courses in U.S.
    Robb Report
    December 08, 2017
    10 Luxury Wellness Retreats to Kickstart Your New Year
    Huffington Post
    December 04, 2017
    I ON TRAVEL: 5 Winter Retreats Not To Be Missed

    Join E-Mail Club

    Reserve Your Stay

    SEND TO A FRIEND

    Get a new challenge Get an audio challenge Get a visual challenge Help

    Enter both words above, separated by a space
    Enter the numbers you hear

    Pinterest
    Pause
    Mail
    Hide Thumbnails
    Previous
    Next