Winter Carnival

Friday February 15, 2013

Friday, Feb. 15

4:30 p.m., Brattleboro Winter Carnival Torchlighting at Wells Fountain, with Frosty.

5:30-7:30 p.m., Scavenger Hunt, starting at Gibson-Aiken Center, $5 per team. Registration starts at 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 16

6 a.m.-3 p.m., Ice Fishing Derby at the Retreat Meadows, Adults $7, Juniors $3. Information call Dave Willard at 1-800-Grafton. Sponsored by Grafton Village Cheese Company.

10 a.m.-4 p.m., Winter Carnival Outdoor Fun Day at Living Memorial Park. Snowmobile rides, tug-o-war competition, dog sled demonstrations, free skating, $5 skiing and more.

Noon-2 p.m., Sugar-on-Snow at Living Memorial Park, $3. Hosted by the Brattleboro Rotary Club.

1-4 p.m., Sleigh/Hay Rides at Fairwinds Farm on Upper Dummerston Road. Adults $6, Children 12 and under $4.

Noon-4 p.m., Retreat Petting Farm, Route 30, Ages 12 and older $6, 2-11 $5.

3-6 p.m., Winter Carnival Skate Jam. Skateboarding Competition. Brattleboro Boys & Girls Club. Co-sponsored by Brattleboro Recreation and Parks Department & BASIC Skateboard Committee. Information: 802-257-2240.

7:30-11 p.m., Dance at the Eagles Club, Chickering Drive, ‘80s theme. $7 admission $5. Dress in ‘80s garb.

The Carnival continues through Feb. 24. For more information, visit: or call the Winter Carnival Hotline at 802-348-1956.


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