Syracuse-Wawasee Annual Winter Carnival

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

February 13, 2016

Phone: 574-457-5637

Email: info@swchamber.com

Link: http://www.swchamber.com

Event Description

January 22, 2016 Updated Jan 22, 2016 at 2:19 PM EDT

This event began back in the 1970's on Syracuse Lake. The main event that takes place each year and that hi-lights the carnival are the Snowmobile Drag Races. Each year racers come from Michigan, Ohio and all over Indiana to this unique event.

This year, is the "Biggest Ever", with activities ranging from Ice Sculpting, to Polar Bear Plunge, to 5k Fun Run, to Biscuit/Gravy Breakfast, Food Trucks, Iditarod Demonstration, snow-shoeing, cross country skiing and more!

This is an event that you won't want to miss. There is something for everyone. This is a one-day event, on Saturday, Feb. 13, events begin at 8am and go until 9pm, ending the day with a Beard Contest!

For more info, please go to www.swchamber.com, or visit our FB page at www.facebook/WawaseeWinterCarnival.

Friday night - Kiwanis Annual Soup Supper - Soup contest!
Saturday - Snowmobile Drag Races on Syracuse Lake, Lakeside Park, Biscuits/Gravy Cookoff, Ice Sculpting, Iditarod Demo, live music, beer tasting, food trucks, Beard Contest - Downtown Syacuse
5k Fun Run, Hot Air Balloon rides, ice skating, hockey demo - Harold Schrock Sports Complex
Polar Bear Plunge - Oakwood Resort

Snowmobile Drags - Syracuse Lakeside Park
Downtown Syracuse - East Main St.
Harold Schrock Sports Complex
Shuttle will be available all day, between the 3 locations.

Friday, 5-8pm - Soup Contest
Saturday, Snowmobile Drag Registration - 8am
5k Fun Run registration 8am
Biscuits/Gravy Cookoff - 8-10am
Ice Scultping - 12-2pm
Iditarod Demo - 1pm
Hot Air Balloon rides - 11am - 1pm
Open ice skating - dawn to dusk
Freezin for a Reezin - Polar Bear Plunge - 3:30pm
Beard Contest - Registration 5pm Huntington St. Bar & Grill (must be 21)

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