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23rd Annual Trumansburg WinterFest
December 1 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Come celebrate 23 years of the Trumansburg WinterFest!
December 1, 2018, 4-7pm
The Trumansburg WinterFest Returns for the 23rd Year!
The Trumansburg Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present the Trumansburg WinterFest for the 23rd year. Join neighbors from near and far on Main Street in Trumansburg, Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 4-7pm. Meander through downtown and wander into our local businesses. Enjoy food and beverages, handmade goods, live entertainment, and community merriment! Afterword, get cozy by the fire at the library and enjoy the classic story, The Mitten, along with some seasonal treats.
The 2018 festival will stick to some favorites and feature a performance by Hilby and magician Mike Stanley. Back by popular demand is the Fall Creek Brass Band, who will be playing holiday tunes in addition to fan favorites. Of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive to light the Village tree, along with a special appearance from Buddy the Elf! WinterFest will also feature a holiday-themed sculpture created and installed by the Trumansburg High School AP Studio Art class. Enjoy Main Street shops and restaurants, and the many vendors both along the road and in storefronts!
The 50/50 raffle returns for the second year! Tickets will be sold on November 17th and the 24th at the Trumansburg ShurSave, and will also be available November 17th through the festival at Good to Go! Trumansburg Market, the Ulysses Philomathic Library, and Sundrees.
New this year – Seasonal Costume Contest! Winners will wear their most festive seasonal costume, and will be judged onstage by festival go’ers. You might choose to dress as a reindeer, a snow-covered forest, or a group of elves. The possibilities are endless – be creative! Cash prizes for best group of 3 or more wins $300, best couple wins $200, an individual will win $100, and a child 10 and under will win a $50 gift certificate to their favorite pizza shop in Trumansburg. Visit the Facebook page for more details.
This mainstay event provides free live entertainment for kids, adults, and entire families, and is the perfect time to celebrate and reflect on what makes our community truly special. In addition to the live entertainment, there will be free horse-drawn carriage rides, and games provided by the Trumansburg High School group Femtastic. The Trumansburg Rotary will also be providing free hot soup, which is made possible by generous donations from Sweet Land Farm and Full Plate Farm Collective.
Tompkins County Tourism Program
Town of Ulysses
Village of Trumansburg