$5 Admission Available Online through Dec. 12

$10 at the door, Children 10-and-under are FREE!
$20 Multi-Day Tickets are avaialble.

Free Activities: Visit Santa and his friends in his workshop, Kids craft activity center, Story time, snow zone with sledding, sit in the Mountain Machines, Live Music with Ct’s top bands, local school choirs, ugly sweater contest!

Tickets available: Midway Rides & Games, Food, Photo Booth, Face Painting and Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides!

Princess Tea Party – We cordially invite all little princesses to join us for tea or hot chocolate, cupcakes & crafts with Lady Cuthill. December 27th 1:00 PM
Registration is required.

Food Trucks, Holiday & Craft Vendors and Munchies Mountainside!

Activities Scheduled Every Day at the Festival

  • Kid’s Craft Station
  • Mountain Machines – Get up close to the machines that run the mountain! Snow cats, excavator, bob cats and more.
  • Snow Zone – Tubing, help build a giant snowman, skiing and snowboarding demonstrations.
  • Ice Bar – Featuring Jägermeister’s special cocktail menu plus, your favorite hot Lyman Orchard’s cider. Mixology Event – (Date TBD)
  • Food Trucks – Different food trucks on-site during the festival. Check the schedule below.
  • Midway – Midway games and rides!

Main Stage Entertainment & Live Music

Mountainside Holiday Market & Winter Market

The Mountainside Holiday Market will be bursting with unique, locally made gifts, art, crafts, jewelry, pottery, clothing and specialty food items. The Holiday Market takes place the first two weekends of the New England Winter Festival, Dec. 13 – 15 and Dec. 20 – 22.

It’s time to shop for yourself at the Winter Market! Vendors will be at the New England Winter Festival daily between Dec. 26 and Dec. 29.

Festival Sponsors

Kidtivity is the original website featuring kids activities and family events in Connecticut – developed by parents for parents it gives many options for family fun throughout the state!

Find our weekly ticket giveaways for What Kids (and Parents) Want to Do online, Facebook, and now by text: “KIDTIVITY” to (844) 934-0613.