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2016 Winter Festival

February 5-7

In its 28th year, Winter Festival continues to entertain locals and visitors the first weekend in February. Enjoy family-friendly games, music, food and a festive atmosphere under the large heated tent overlooking the frozen waters of Green Bay. Partake in the Kickball tournament on the harbor, the chili cook-off, minnow racing, a bike toss, candlelight skiing, Fruit Loop fun run and more! For a printable schedule coming soon!


2016 Tentative Schedule of Events


Friday, February 5 

10am – 6pm               Businesses open for shopping and dining

1pm – 4pm                 Ice Sculpture Carving at Clark Park

6:30pm – 10pm       Rock & Roll Art Night at Hands On Art Studio featuring Big Mouth Trio

7:00pm                       “Feed the Fish” Screening @ Door Community Auditorium



Saturday, February 6  

10am – 6pm              Business open for Shopping & Dining

10am – Noon            Ice Sculpture Carving Demonstration at Clark Park

10am – 5pm          Festivities in & around the heated tent in Clark Park

  • Wild Winter Games Outside
  • Fun Festive Games Inside
  • Live DJ
  • Tasty Food & Drinks
  • Winter Festival Merchandise for Sale

10am – 5pm                GHA presents “All things Chocolate” at the Old Town Hall

10am – 4pm                Ice Carving demo by Dave Bartels at Hide Side Corner Store

10am – 5pm                Winter Wine & Cherry Festival at Orchard Country Winery

10:30am – 11am        Chili Cook off participants bring their crockpots to the tent

10:30am – 5pm     Kick Ball Tournament – Download Registration Form Here

11am – 3pm                SOUP! Homemade Soup & Bowls at Peninsula School of Art

11am – 5pm                Free Trolley Rides throughout Town

11am                             “Chili Cook-Off” Judging – Main Tent

12pm – 5pm          Stage Events in the Main Tent 

  • Chili Cook-Off Winners announced – 12:00pm
  • Ugly Sweater Contest – 1:30pm
  • Stumpf Fiddle contest – 2:30pm
  • Snow Shoe Dance – 3:30pm

1pm                            Four-Person Tandem Ski Race – North of the tent on the Ice

4pm                            GFD interactive live fire demonstration

5:30pm                   Fireworks Display – Outside of the Main Tent

5:30pm – 8pm       Candlelight Ski/Hike at Peninsula State Park

10pm – 12am         Rock & Roll Snow Dance with Big Mouth – Alexander’s


Sunday, February 7  

10am – 5pm             Business open for Shopping & Dining

10:30am                6th Annual Fruit Loop Run – Begins & Ends at the Tent

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