Northwoods BLIZZARD BLAST
A FLURRY OF WINTER FUN PLANNED FOR THE NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST
Northwoods Blizzard Blast
Conover Community Park
4697 Park Circle
2/16/2019 – 10 am – 4 pm
The 6th annual Northwoods BLIZZARD BLAST, Saturday, February 16 features activities for winter enthusiasts of all ages at Conover Park. The event is sure to entertain both participants and spectators alike.
Children will revel in the Dogsled Dash event, pony rides, face painting, creating art in the snow, sledding and skating, all in Chilly Charlie’s Children’s Carnival with prizes for all children.
Giant Ski Races will challenge a group of four to ski together and stay in sync and upright while strapped to a pair of 18-foot long custom-made skis. Recliner Races, Ice Bowling and Slap Shot Hockey will be held on the ice rink in the center of the park. The baseball diamond will host the Snowshoe Baseball games. Demonstration and instruction in snowshoeing and archery will be held throughout the day.
For a more serene activity, climb aboard a Horse Drawn Sleigh Ride. Rides will depart the park every 15 minutes and travel through scenic forest lands.
Activities on the park grounds kick off at 10 am and end at 4 pm. There is no admission fee to the park. Single event tickets are available for purchase for those who want to get in on the action. Proceeds raised at the event support area Fire and EMS departments. Sandwiches, S’mores, snacks, and refreshments are available all day. Warming bonfires and heated restrooms are located throughout the park.
Visit the Northwoods Blizzard Blast Artisan Bazaar in the Conover Community Center adjacent to the park, 9 am till 4 pm. Hand crafted winter wear, seasonal crafts and jewelry will be showcased. Try tasty samplings of artisan breads, dips, cheeses and candy and take home your favorites. Wildlife art, hand carved wooden creations and chainsaw carvings will also be featured.
For more information, call 715-547-8120 or check out Facebook (Northwoods Blizzard Blast).