Winter Fun in Lake Geneva

Winterfest in Lake GenevaThe town of Lake Geneva has something spectacular planned for the next few days, so if you are looking for something fun to do, look no further than the annual Winterfest festival. This festival lasts nine full days and celebrates the cold and snow of winter with art, family and fun with amazing events.

There are so many activities planned for all age groups and people at Winterfest, there is sure to be something for everyone that attends, young and old. Some of the planned activities are: live music, Hovercraft Competition with Rides, Human Dog Sled Races, Helicopter Rides, magic shows, a Chili Cook-off and Ice Bar to name a few.

However, you definitely don’t want to miss one of the biggest events of this festival! The United States National Snow Sculpting Championship takes place from January 30 to February 2. The competition consists of 15 teams made up of the most talented artists and snow sculptors around the country. They all come to Lake Geneva to compete for the national title. Everyone who attends Winterfest can watch these amazing artists at work, molding and sculpting their specific masterpiece. Definitely something you won’t want to miss!

If you are living in one of Gerstad Builders many communities, this is a perfect weekend event for you and your family. Only a short drive from several of our communities in McHenry County, you can enjoy a few days of a winter extravaganza.

Winterfest runs from Saturday, January 26th thru Sunday, February 3rd.  So bring the family and come out to Lake Geneva and enjoy.