Whitewater Winterfest

February 7-8, 2020

Friday: Youth & Family Events

Winter Market

City Hall Park

5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

New this Year!  A winter market.  More details to follow.

Trap Team Chili Feed

The Garage

5:00 p.m. -  7:00 p.m.

Treat your family to some bowls of hot chili to fight off the cold weather and support the High School Trap Team. Meal includes chili, buns and dessert.


Sponsor: St. Charles Trap Team

All proceeds go to : St. Charles Trap Team

Youth Broomball Tournament

The Garage

5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Get your team together and join us for some fun on the ice!  Or just show up and you will be put on a team. No skating or previous experience required!  It's a 3-v-3 broomball tournament for grades 4-6.  First 8 teams are in. Must have signed waiver.

Cost: $/player

Prizes Awarded

Sponsors: Whitewater Kids Triathlon & St. Charles Family Chiropractic

All proceeds go to:  The Garage Rentals

Lighted Walk, Family Sledding & Turkey Bowling

Jessens Park

5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Come take a lighted walk through the snowy woods and then warm up by the fire, stay for hot chocolate, family sledding, and frozen turkey bowling!

Sponsors: St. Charles Lions Club & Whitewater Winterfest

Candy Bar Bingo

Kids of all ages are invited to play candy bar bingo - a sugary twist on a classic game! Bring a full-size candy bar of your choice and play for a chance to win!

Cost:  Full Size Candy Bar

Sponsored by Whitewater Winterfest

Saturday: Youth & Family Events

Youth Ice Fishing Tournament

Jessens Park

9 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (3rd - 6th grade)

10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (Pre-K - 2nd grade)

Kids, grab a fishing pole and get out on the ice for the annual Youth Ice Fishing Tournament on Jessens Pond.  Open to PreK-6th grade. Click below for more details.

Cost: $5

Sponsored by Whitewater Winterfest

Frigid 5K Run

The Garage

Start time: 9 a.m.

Same-day registration & Bib Pickup: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Come stretch your legs and lungs at the 3rd Annual Frigid 5K Run.  The run is open to all ages, so bring your family or a friend!

Cost: $15 pre-registration; $20 same-day

Sponsored by Whitewater Winterfest

Hot Dog & S'more Roast with Sledding

Jessens Park

10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Need a warm lunch?  Come join the bonfire to roast hot dogs and toast s'mores.  Stick around for sledding and frozen turkey bowling!  Hot chocolate and coffee available. Bring your own sled!

Cost:  Hot Dog & Chips $2.00, S'mores $1.00, Hot Chocolate or Coffee $1.00

Sponsor:  St. Charles Area Community Foundation

Saturday Evening


Check out the adults section for all the adults events and tournaments.


All proceeds go to support Whitewater Winterfest unless otherwise noted.