Burlington Parks and Recreation has been producing the Burlington Winter Festival for Burlington and surrounding communities since 1993. The Department has partnered with many Burlington businesses and organizations to bring a winter event to the community including The Church Street Marketplace, UVM’s CDAE, ECHO, Special Olympics Vermont, VTKids Camp and School Fair, Young Tradition Vermont and others to produce this fun community event.

Components this year include the Vermont State Snow Carving Competition on the Burlington Waterfront, The Family Expo at ECHO Lake and Aquarium Science Center, The Light Walk and Ice Breaker Button Promotion on the Church Street Marketplace and The KidsVT Camp and School Fair at the Hilton. New this year is the Ice Bar at the Courtyard Mariott.

Come and Join the fun on February 4, 2012!

Meet the 2011 Burlington Winter Festival Event Planning Team:

Front row, from left, Jennifer Jurasek, Allison Swanson, Morgan Stewart, Rachel Wilson, Annie Pierce, Ajla Afizi, Miles Sturgeon, Nancy Bove of Burlington Parks & Recreation. Second row, Natalie Clement, Leanne Galletly, Lauren Austin, Joan Safford, Vanessa Elliott, Danielle Rogers, Natalie Jones. Back row, Mollie Sadoques, Garrett Virtue, Josh Aronson, Alex Plavner, Drew Philie, Augie Remien, Matt Rosenthal, Luke Ryder. Not pictured: Molly Dunham-Friel and Emily Kalen.