Area festival helps warm up the winter

December 20, 2016 by  

The 20th annual Lambertville – New Hope Winter Festival is taking place next month for nine days. Proceeds from the festival will benefit the Twin Rivertown Projects.

There are a wide variety of events taking place during the festival including a mummers parade, a snowfolk art display, and a food drive to help Fisherman Mark’s Food Pantry.

The first evening will feature the 8th annual Fire and Ice Ball. It will feature a fashion show, live ice carving, entertainment, and dance contests. Guests will also enjoy appetizers and a cash bar. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door.

The Taste of Winterfest on January 26 will offer guests unlimited samples of food, wine, and beer from local establishments. Tickets are $45 each. The 12th Chili Cook-Off will be held on January 29 at the Triumph Brewing Company from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. Tickets sell for $50 or $45 for those aged 21 and younger.

Other events will be a soup-a-thon, ice sculptures, a Hawaiian luau, and a karaoke night.

Visitors from all over, including nearby Morrisville, will likely be interested in learning about this festival. They may find out about it in distributed flyers.

The event will take place at various venues from January 21 to 29. For the most up-to-date information, call 215-862-5067 or visit the website.