Contact: Doug Schauf
Online Registration
01
Feb
2020
South Portland-Cape Eliza
South Portland
South Portland, ME 04106
United States of America

This signature event features FREE family outdoor activities designed to promote healthy winter recreation at City facilities. South Portland’s Parks and Recreation Department is providing the facilities and organizing the events.

 

On Saturday, February 1st,  there will be activities at Wainwright Field, Mill Creek Pond, Hinkley Park and the South Portland Golf Course with many events for children and adults alike. 

 

  • Wainwright Field will include a cardboard sledding contest, a sledding hill, horse-drawn wagon rides, Touch the Trucks, ice skating and outdoor games. There will also be fireworks… and food trucks. 
     
  • Mill Creek Pond will have open skating most of the day and an opportunity to play hockey with the South Portland High School team.
     
  • Hinkley Park has a pond where you will ice fishing demos.  Kids can participate in an ice fishing derby (pre-registration required).
     
  • The South Portland Golf Course will have a Children’s Story walk, snowshoeing, geocaching, and Dog Sled rides.

 

Many local businesses will be sponsoring these events. Any proceeds will be used by Rotary to help feed the hungry, assist Maine’s homeless veterans, provide scholarships, sponsor youth leadership training, and many other charitable projects in our local communities.

 

For more specific information on the various events and their timing, go to www.sopoparksrec.com or Facebook.com/southportlandwinterfest.