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Your Helpful Guide to WinterFest Reimagined!

We hope you plan to join in the WinterFest Reimagined celebrations on December 7 & 8. It's our biggest event of the year, supports the needs for coats, food and toys AND it's loads of fun!


Where Is WinterFest Held? 

At the Springfield Township Municipal Campus, 9150 Winton Road


What Can You Expect?

View a map of WinterFest Here


SATURDAY, DEC 7


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

Noon-7pm - Winter Village (8 cottages with family activities and shopping, iceless ice rink (skate rental $5 or bring your own ice skates), petting zoo, free hay rides, s'mores pit) (face & hair painting, food trucks, make an ornament, cards to senior nursing care patients, cupcake walk), Christmas Tree Raffle

1pm - Parade (Winton Road) - ENTER PARADE HERE!

Noon-6:30 p.m. - Art, Craft, Vendor Fair (25 art, craft and vendors, raffle)


Food - J Gumbos, Pizza Tower, Hot Dogs, Popcorn, S'mores, Kettle Corn, Hot Chocolate, Coffee


2pm-4pm Student Performances


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

5pm - Games on the Main Stage

4:30-6:30 - Magic shows every 30 min.


7pm Rozzi Small Shell, Up Close Fireworks to Music


SUNDAY, DEC 8

1pm Winter Village themed as  "Holidays Around the World"


1pm - 5pm Art, Craft Vendor Fair 


Food Trucks (Sunday Only): Taste of Mexico Cincy, SEA Cuisine, Pretzelfulls LLC

Other food: Popcorn, Kettle Corn, Smores, Hot Chocolate, coffee, hot dogs


2-4pm Cincinnati Civic Orchestra Holiday Concert (Indoors at The Grove Event Center)

1-5pm International Dance Performances (Outdoor Main Stage)

            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 "International Holiday Traditions"


Parking Information:
Parking at the Springfield Township Civic Center and Grove Event Center is limited, available first come first serve. Carpool parking is highly advised. Please be kind to our neighboring businesses and do not park in their customer parking spaces. Parking BEHIND the neighboring plaza is allowed but please, no event parking in front of the US Bank plaza or in the main Brentwood Bowl parking lot. A free shuttle service (yellow school bus) will be in operation from Northminster Church on Saturday from noon to 7:45 pm and on Sunday from the Cincinnati Financial Parking Lot (located at 8685 Winton Road), 1pm-5pm. The drop off location will be at the end of the soccer field at Grove Park. (9150 Winton Road)


The first 500 vehicles will receive a  gift bag from the event sponsors!

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


What is the Cost of Admission: WinterFest is FREE thanks to our sponsors. We are asking for donations of new and gently used coats for St Vincent DePaul, packaged toys for the Springfield Township Police Department's Heroes and Helpers Program, and/or canned goods to support our local school food pantries. Any financial donations support ArtsConnect and their mission to create community vibrancy through the arts, events, parks & recreation.

 

Other questions? Give us a call at 522-2108


ArtsConnect is looking for more volunteers to make WinterFest a success. Call 522-2108, option 3 to learn more.