Friday January 24-Sunday January 26, 2020


All events will run from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm in Lower Queens Park unless otherwise stated

Subject to change without notice


Weather Dependent Event     Live Entertainment    Offsite Avtivity


  Saturday Only Event




Connect To Nature with Wildwood

Come see what Wildwood Conservation Area has to offer:  explore the natural play area, earn about the trails. Provided by the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority


Pony Rides

Ponies will be on site providing rides to children for free from 12-3pm each day


Interactive Ice Building Blocks

250 blocks (5lbs each) of ice will be provided for building ice structures. What can you build?


Colouring Contest

Bring your creative pieces to the Information Tent before 2 pm on Sunday.  Click HERE to dowload the page.  


Robbin Amazing Art-Woodcarver

Live Carv-ing demonstrations all weekend long. See blocks of wood transformed into works of art by Robbin.


Face Painting

Kids of all ages come up to the Stratford Festival Marquee and get your faces painted.  Sponsored by Festival Marketplace.


Gallery Stratford

Free Drop-in Family Art Weekend—10am-5pm.  Join us at 54 Romeo St in the Community Studio. Drop-in and get cre-ative with self-guided winter themed art projects. There will be Educator-led art projects between 1 -3pm on Sunday. This program is FREE and for artists of ALL AGES.  For more information con-tact 519.271.5271 ext. 223.


CRPlastics Sitting Arena

Sit  by the fire in a CRPlastic Adirondack chairs.  Supplied by CRP Products.


Winter Mini Golf

9 holes of exciting mini putt action. For all ages.


Hockey Shoot Out

Inflatable Hockey Shoot out. Supplied by CJCS via Tallman.


Stratford Festival Warm Up Area

Warm up in the Stratford Festival Marquee. Face Painting, warm beverages & cookies available to purchase.


Obstacle Course

Come play & have fun in our winter obstacle course. Supported by Embro Cooksville Tire Ltd & Just Pipe, Stratford


Totally Spoke’d Fatbike Frolic

Participants can ride fatbikes specially built for winter riding. Sponsored by Totally Spoked.


Apple Land Train Rides

ALL ABOARD! Free train rides for the entire family with Ernie. Spon-sored by Stratford Lakeside Active Adults Association.


Little Tracks Petting Zoo

Interactive farm animal display. Featuring goats, sheep, ducks, chickens, rabbits, chinchilla, Alpaca, mini donkey & more! Hourly feeding. Educational talks.


Snow Slide Rides

A fun and interactive slide! A cool ride, perfect for youngsters to enjoy! Supported by Dig-it LTD


Toddler Inflatables

2 Fun Inflatables for the whole family.


Ice Rink

Come skate with us at Winterfest! Sponsored by Ultimate Rink


Snowman Stroll

Make your way through a winding, frosty path of decorated Snowmen by local schools, the winner will be selected on Sun-day afternoon!


Snowmobile Safety

OPP & Stratford Police will be on site talking about snowmobile safety. Sponsored by L.A.C.


 Ice Carving Demos

10:00am  See Ice Blocks transform into works of Art by Ice Cultures, professional Ice Carvers.


 Stratford Curling Club Open House

10:00 am-1:00 pm – Join us at The Stratford Country Club, 53 Romeo St, N to try your hand at curling. Available to all ages. Please bring a pair of clean indoor running shoes to use on the ice.


 Fung Loy Kok Taoist Tai Chi Demo

11:00am Renovate your body and soul with a demonstra-tion of this ancient art that strengthens body and mind.  Just watch or feel free to participate. Supported by Stratford Taoist Tai Chi


Winter Wonderlust Musical Snow Globe

12 noon and 3pm  An outdoor theatrical & dance performance specifically created for 2019 Winterfest. Children will love the loveable charac-ters and adults will enjoy the high couture visu-als. After the show, our Characters and Snow Globe will be available for photo opportunity with guests.


Fire Department Demonstration

1:00pm Join the Stratford Fire Dept. Responders as they join together in partnership to provide a live demo. Sponsored by The Leisure Activity Council of Stratford.


 Life is Made of Moments

Jada Piro DeFehr  An interactive art installation to inspire a moment of happiness in all who participate. Photography and social media sharing will be encouraged.


  Winterfest’s Golden Swan Pub Trail 

7pm (for adults). Join us for the 1st Annual Winterfest Golden Swan Pub Trail, visit 5 local establishments - make new friends while touring downtown Stratford. Tour starts off from The Queen’s Inn at 7 pm sharp, tickets are limited. Event participants must be 19 years of age or older. To purchase tickets call 519-271-1400. Limited number available $30/ticket. Sponsored by Boar’s Head & Queen’s Inn.