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WinterFest Reimagined

WinterFest Reimgined is ArtsConnect's biggest event of the year. The holiday celebration brings the community together through the arts, while supporting charities that assist local families during the holidays. Imagine an event with something for the entire family, celebrated together with your community. 

Admission is FREE with the donation of any new toy (benefits Heroes & Helpers program), new or gently used coat (to be given to those in need through St Vincent DePaul) and/or canned good (to benefit local school food pantries)

WinterFest Schedule:

Location - Springfield Township Civic Center - 9150 Winton Road

9am-noon - Breakfast with Santa (Ticketed Event: $10 - GET TICKETS HERE)

Noon - 7 pm

Winter Village (8 cottages with family activities and shopping, iceless ice rink (skate rental $5), petting zoo, free hay rides, s'mores pit, face & hair painting, free crafts, cards to senior nursing care patients, cupcake walk, Kettle Corn, J Gumbo's, Pizza Tower, Hot Dogs) Art, Craft & Vendor Fair open at the Arts Center, noon-6:30p.m.

1pm - Parade (Winton Road) ENTER PARADE HERE

Parade Grand Marshal - Gwen McFarlin

2pm-4pm Student performances

3pm - Madcap Puppet Show "A Christmas Carol" (Indoors at The Grove Event Center)

4:30-6:30pm - Magic shows every 30 min. (Indoors at The Grove Event Center)

5pm - Games on the Main Stage

7pm Rozzi Small Shell, Up Close Fireworks to Music

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8 - Holidays Around the World

1pm - 5pm Winter Village  "Holidays Around the World"

1pm-5pm  - Art, Craft Vendor Fair (indoors at the arts center)

2-4pm Cincinnati Civic Orchestra Holiday Concert (Grove)

1-5pm International Dance Performances:


            1:30 - 2pm  Nepali Dancers

            2 - 2:30pm - Hellenic Dancers (Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church)

            2:30 - 3:00pm - Bi-Okoto (West African Dance)

            3:00 - 3:30pm - Taiko Sun 

            3:30 - 4:00pm- Game on the Main Outdoor Stage

            4:00 - 4:30pm - Cincinnati Dance and Movement Center

Christmas Tree Raffle Drawing at 4pm

Parking Information:
Parking at the Springfield Township Civic Center and Grove Event Center is limited, available first come first serve. Donations will be collected in the parking lot. Please do not park in the front lot of our neighboring businesses. A free shuttle service (yellow school bus) will be in operation at Northminster Church (703 Compton) on Saturday and at the Cincinnati Financial Parking Lot (located at 8685 Winton Road) on Sunday during event hours. The drop off location will be at the end of the soccer field at Grove Park. (9150 Winton Road)

Weather related cancellations and announcements will be made at 513-522-2108, option 4.

WinterFest Reimagined is presented by ArtsConnect with support from these AMAZING partners:


Cricket Valley Structures
The Vargo Silbiger Family Foundation

Energy Alliances

Mt Pleasant Blacktopping

Warm 98
Finneytown Athletic Association

Construct Connect

tdg Facility Services

United Dairy Farmers

Tim Cottrill, Sibcy Cline Realtor
Springfield Township Professional Firefighters Local 4268

Seasons Retirement Living

J Gumbo's, Finneytown

North Side Bank and Trust

Visiting Angels

Greenhills Forest Park Kiwanis

Killroy Family McDonald's

STAR Soccer Club

Ohio Plan

Faith Lutheran Church

Custom Design Benefits

Herc Rentals

Uncle Bills Garden Center

McIntire Photography

Finneytown Civic Association

Parker Roofing

Cracker Barrel

Wyoming Pastry

Teenie Thoughts Cupcakes

Call 522-2108 for sponsorship information.

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