Saturday, January 25, 2014
1- 4 pm
Beat the winter blahs by bringing the whole family downtown Fort Wayne for a day of winter fun.
Allen County Public Library
900 Library Plaza
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Free Event
Winter Crafts in Children’s Dept. & Freezing Fun on the Plaza (2-3 pm)
Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory
1100 S. Calhoun St.
10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Regular Admission
“High Places, Hidden Spaces” Exhibit and interactive displays, crafts and ice carving.
1950 N. Clinton
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. 1/2 price admission
Make Glacial Gak (a.k.a. “Slime”) and enjoy ice cream made using liquid nitrogen! Then visit our new Science On a Sphere exhibit and learn with NOAA Scientist/National Weather Service Meteorologist Sam Lash.
The Old Fort (Historic Fort Wayne)
1201 Spy Run Ave.
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Free Admission (Donations Accepted)
Experience winter at the Fort as it was in 1754 as a French garrison.
Bake sale, Hot Cocoa and Coffee
Headwaters Park Ice Rink
333 South Clinton St.
11:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. Regular Admission
Public skating with figure skating exhibitions at 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, 4:15.
302 E. Berry St.
12:00-5:00 p.m. 1/2 price admission
Half Price Admission to museum noon to 5.
Lecture & Book Signing by Randy Harter 2 p.m. Free to public.
1900 N. Clinton St.
1:00-3:00 p.m. Free Event
Grace College vs. IPFW in the annual Polar Bear Rugby Game, fwrfc.com
233 W. Main St.
1:00-4:00 p.m. / 2:00 Youtheatre Free Event
Winter Carnival features horse-drawn carriage rides, games, crafts and ice carving. Youtheatre presents “People in Your Neighborhood” at 2:00.
Grand Wayne Center
120 West Jefferson Blvd.
1:00 & 4:00 p.m. Free Event
The Indiana All State Percussion Ensemble and Dekalb High School Show Choir perform at 1:00 and Indiana University Singing Hoosiers at 4:00.
Auer Center for Arts & Culture
300 East Main St.
1:00 & 4:00 p.m. Admission $5
Watch the live performance of “The People Could Fly!"
Ice Carving Information:
Watch professional carvers create ice sculptures before your eyes!
10 am Grand Wayne Center Ice Carving Demonstration, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd.
10 am St. Francis Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry Street
11 am Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun Street
12 pm Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza
2 pm Community Center, 233 W. Main Street
2 pm Aurer Center for Arts & Culture, 300 E. Main Street
Pre-sculpted Freimann Square, Clinton & Main Street
Pre-sculpted Office One Solutions, 1021 S. Calhoun Street
NEW THIS YEAR--The Penguin Hunt. Each Winterval site will have its own official Winterval Penguin. Locate each penguin and enter its name on your official Penguin Hunt form. Submit your completed entry form at a Winterval location designated on the form to be entered into a prize drawing. Entry forms can be found at www.fortwayneparks.org or at most Winterval locations.