Lifted Spirits - Winter Festival

Sunday, Dec 17, 2023 at 11:00am

Powder Ridge Park
99 Powder Hill Road

Connecticut’s Winter Wonderland Experience

Powder Ridge Mountain Park and Resort is proud to announce the 2023 Lifted Spirits - Winter Festival. The mountain will come alive with winter magic and guaranteed snow tubing in December Starting Black Friday and continuing every weekend in December, families can go snow tubing, meet Santa, shop the artisan market, enjoy live entertainment, and join in on the diy workshops for all ages. There will be plenty of delicious delicacies offered at the Bavarian village, sponsored by Two Roads Brewery and the 36’ Igloo Ice bar for Tito's specialty cocktails and appetizers.

Schedule:

10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m: Visit with Santa
Get your photos taken with Santa at Powder Ridge during Lifted Spirits – A Winter Wonderland Experience
Free crafts for kids at Santa’s Village.

12:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m: Oh Fudge Chocolate House Workshops
Join us for a fun-filled in-person event at Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort!
Get into the holiday spirit and unleash your creativity at our Chocolate House Decorating Workshop. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced decorator, this workshop is perfect for everyone.
$25 per person. An additional Winterfest admission is required.

1:30 p.m - 3:00 p.m: Visit with Santa
Get your photos taken with Santa at Powder Ridge during Lifted Spirits – A Winter Wonderland Experience!
Free crafts for kids at Santa’s Village.

2:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m: Candle Making Workshop
Join us for an immersive candle-making class instructed by Soothing Ways, where you’ll learn the art of creating beautiful, fragrant candles from start to finish. In this engaging two-hour session.

In the first part of the class, we’ll guide you through the step-by-step process of creating your first 4 oz candle. You’ll learn about the various components, including selecting the ideal fragrance, color, and mastering the art of pouring the wax.

After the initial demonstration, it’s time to unleash your creativity. You’ll be free to personalize your second 4 oz candle by choosing your preferred fragrance, color, and design. Let your imagination run wild as you experiment and create a unique candle that reflects your personal style.

This workshop is designed for everyone, including kids, as long as they are accompanied by an adult seeking a relaxing and enjoyable activity in their leisure time. Candle-making is a delightful experience for all ages.

The workshop is $35 per person. An additional Winterfest admission is required.

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