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Winterlude at Schmanska Park: NEW DATES–postponed due to weather

February 3 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE! For everyone’s safety with the impending frigid weather, we will be postponing Winterlude until February 10th and 11th!


Winterlude is a winter celebration that offers outdoor activities for young, old and in between. Activities include snowshoeing, sledding, cross-country skiing, nature walks, Story Walk®, music, fire pit, hot beverages and refreshments.

Event details

Schmanska Park 63 Grove Street, Burlington, Vermont

Bring your own drinking vessel and we’ll give you a free Old East End souvenir!

Friday, February 10th, 2023: 5 pm to 7pm

Enjoy the decorative lighting, hand-crafted vellum lanterns, special ice-luminaires, delightful music while sipping free hot beverages around our warming area fire pit

Saturday, February 11th, 2023: 10 am to 2 pm

Take advantage of free loaner equipment for snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and sledding. Free hot beverages and treats will be available at the fire while local musicians will keep the beat going. Join the community in the barn for festive vellum lantern making and a community project to make “no-tie blankets” for local organizations. If conditions permit, join the snow sculpture contest.

More info:

Please visit The Old East End Neighborhood Coalition at oldeastendbtv.com . If you’d like to volunteer to assist with Winterlude planning and activities, please drop us a line at Volunteer oldeastendbtv.com or call/text 802-373-4790.

Old East End 3rd Annual Winterlude Festival is sponsored in conjunction with AARP VT, Burlington Parks Recreation and Waterfront, UVM Office of Student and Community Relations and the Old East End Neighborhood Coalition. We observe all current Covid-19 protocols.


Please check the Facebook Event page for updates and to read the poster!


February 3
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Schmanska Park
65 Grove Street
Burlington, VT 05401
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