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Winter Festival

Saturday, February 2, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Burr Pond State Park
384 Burr Mountain Road
Torrington

DEEP’s annual FREE family Winter Festival provides fun for the entire family with many exciting and fun winter activities taking place from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
Winter Festival Information
Children and adults can spend time together outdoors and try ice fishing (ice dependent), go on a hike, try snowshoeing, play winter games, and view a host of demonstrations from LL Bean,  Resources in Search and Rescue (rescue dogs), and more.  Families may also gather around fire pits for a good old-fashioned marshmallow roast and enjoy story-time by the bonfire. 
 
Parking: Please park in the main parking lot at Burr Pond. There will be overflow parking in the Burr Pond Boat Launch Ramp parking area as well as at the Litchfield County Regional Fire School located at 606 Burr Mountain Road, Torrington. The Torrington Police Activities League will be providing a shuttle bus to pick-up/drop-off festival attendees at the 3 parking locations mentioned above throughout the day. The shuttle bus will run from 10 am to 3 pm as necessary.    
 
List of Days Activities and Tables:
Ice fishing (ice dependent)
Fish Fry
Torrington Trails Network-hike/activity
Winsted Trails Group
Animal Tracking with Shirley Sutton
Search and Rescue Dog Demonstrations
Reach Your Summit with Matt Jobin
White Memorial Conservation Center
CT Horse Council
Animal pelts
Friends of American Legion and Peoples State Forest
Snowshoeing
Morsel Munk
CT Valley Siberian Husky Club
REI
LL Bean
Bass Pro
Energize CT
Stories by the Bonfire
Torrington Police Department
Torrington Police Activities League
Torrington Fire Department
Ice sculptures/Snow Play Area
 
Special Events:
Stories by the Bonfire
Torrington Park and Recreation Department Game and Activity Area (All Day)
Ice Carver Demonstration 11am to 12:30 pm