Winter Festival

February 3-5, 2017

In its 30th 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, a Stumpf Fiddle Contest, Fruit Loop fun run and more!

GET YOUR RAFFLE TICKETS EARLY! For just $2, enter to win one of 5 Fish Creek Prize packages valued between $300 and $500, or TWO sets of snowshoes and poles from Nor Door Sport & Cyclery! Click early-raffle-sales-info for more information or call our Visitor Information Center at (920) 868-2316 today.

2017 Tenative Schedule of Events


Friday, February 3 

10am – 6pm               Businesses open for shopping and dining

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

7:00pm                       “Graveyard of the Great Lakes” Screening @ Door Community Auditorium


Saturday, February 4  

10am – 6pm              Business open for Shopping & Dining

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

  • Wild Winter Games Outside
  • Fun Festive Games Inside
  • Live DJ
  • Tasty Food & Drinks from the Villager’s Snowmobile Club
  • Winter Festival Merchandise for Sale, including 30th Anniversary LIMITED EDITION merchandise

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

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

10:00am – 11am        Chili Cook off participants bring their crockpots to the tent

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

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

11am – 5pm                Free Trolley Rides throughout Town

12pm                             “Chili Cook-Off” Judging – Main Tent

12pm – 5pm          Stage Events in the Main Tent 

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

3:00 pm          Bacchus Lotus Performance-                                    Main Tent

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 5  

10am – 5pm             Business open for Shopping & Dining

10:30am                7th Annual Fruit Loop Run – Begins & Ends at the Tent

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