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Category Archives: Winter
Syracuse’s Winterfest is a massive 11-day (February 14-24) extravaganza that brings more than 100,000 visitors to this central New York city. Winterfest began in 1985 as a way to celebrate (rather than lament) the long and cold winter Syracuse is … Continue reading
The Mayville Annual ICE Festival, February 15-17, is the biggest festival of its kind in Western New York. I.C.E. stands for “Ice Castle Extravaganza.” The event features an array of weekend long activities including kids fun games, ice skating, snowboarding, fireworks, live … Continue reading
The 2013 for the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is “Under the Sea”, an ode to Disney’s “The Little Mermaid.” Each year this great festival celebrates winter with ice sculptures a giant castle, fireworks, food and fun. This year the Carnival … Continue reading
The Hanford Mills Ice Harvest festival celebrates the stories history behind cutting chunks of ice out of the frozen mill pond. It’s a lesson in history and fun for the whole family as this festival has grown to include other … Continue reading
Warm Up Oswego is a festival about… you guessed it, warming up! Coming in the dead of winter, this annual festival aims to get your heart, body and soul sweating. Be it at the bonfire, listening to choirs perform, seeing … Continue reading
Bring the kids…the Snowflake Festival in Jamestown is perfect for them! The Saturday, February 2 Snowflake Festival will have a variety of activities and opportunities, both indoor and out, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Outdoors will be snowshoe demonstrations … Continue reading
The Mountaineer and Adirondack Rock and River have teamed up to host the 17th annual Adirondack International Mountaineering Festival which is fast approaching on Martin Luther King weekend, January 18th through January 20th. Mountainfest kicks off on Friday night with … Continue reading
Winterfest takes place February 1 and 2. The whole community gets involved with food, live music, fun, games, a community dance, fireworks, vendors and even a winter parade! This is an excellent time to visit historic Homer. Located just a … Continue reading
What’s better on a cold winter’s day than scarfing down some old-fashioned chowder? If you can’t think of anything, then the Winter Weekend and Chowderfest in Saratoga Springs is for you. Winter Weekend runs Feb 1-3, 2013, while Chowderfest is … Continue reading
Cooperstown proudly announces that the 2013 Carnival will be held on February 8, 9, and 10, 2013. The annual festival will combine the usual favorite activities with new and exciting events for children and adults of all ages, centered on … Continue reading