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Feeling adventurous in the Winter weather? Join us outside more fun! Please note that some of these activities are weather dependent.

UNICO BUILDING: 12:00pm-3:00pm 

BBQ w/ Partners Restaurant: Join Partners outside the UNICO Building for some burgers, hot dogs, and more! 

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Scattered Seeds Tree Bus and Scavenger Hunt: Scattered Seeds is a small foundation dedicated to educating all ages about majestic trees. It is housed inside a small school bus called the “Tree Bus." This is a hands on program with displays about how trees grow, how to tell a tree's age, petrified wood and much more. In addition to the Tree Bus, Scattered Seeds will be hosting a scavenger hunt around the park!

Sculptures in Ice: Stop by and watch our friends from Sculptures in Ice carve some amazing ice sculptures right before your eyes! You won't believe the before and after!

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Marshmallow Bonfire: Right outside the UNICO Building, come cozy up to our fire pit and roast some marshmallows with us!

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Artificial Ice Events: Ever wanted to try an outdoor maze? Well now is your chance! Artificial Ice Events, from Peabody, MA, is bringing in their biggest, best snow maze! Kids and adults can sharpen their navigation skills while competing for the fastest times! 

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Outdoor Games: Join us for Cornhole, Jenga, and many more outside of the UNICO Building!

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SANTA'S HOUSE: 12:00pm-2:00pm

Sledding Extravanganza: Build your own sled before the Winter Carnival and display it when you get there for a chance to win a prize! If there's snow, race it down the hill at Santa's House! For more information on rules and how to build your sled, click here.

Winter Carnival Sledding 2020

THE MEADOWS: 12:00pm-3:00pm

Clay Hill Farm: Traveling from Chesterfield, MA, join Clay Hill Farm and their horses for amazing sleigh rides in the winter snow! (In the event of no snow, wagon rides will be available.)

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FROG POND: 12:00pm-3:00pm

Ice Skating:  (***WEATHER PERMITTING***) Join the West Springfield Fire and Police Departments at Frog Pond for some ice skating. Bring your own skates/helmets, as they will not be available on site.

Winter Carnival Ice Skate

Touch a Truck: (And a Police Cruiser and DPW Backhoe!) Take a look at different vehicles used in our community! Jump on in, touch, see, and learn what equipment our departments use!

Fire Truck Clip Art

Boy Scouts : Take a look at how to set up a proper campsite with your local Boy Scout Troop! Ask questions, see what they do, and maybe even sign up to join yourself!

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Fire Pit: Join our wonderful Fire Department at the Fire Pit to warm up during the cold day! 

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