WINTERFEST MAIN EVENTS @ PUBLIC SQUARE
1:00PM – 8:00PM
FREE HORSE DRAWN CARRIAGE RIDES
Enjoy FREE Carriage rides for you and your family. Pick up timed ticket carriage ride passes starting at 12:30 p.m. in the tent across from Old Stone Church. Rides only run until 4:00pm.
FREE ICE SKATING
Thanks to the generous support of the Cleveland Foundation, Ice skating returns to Public Square this holiday season. Skating will be FREE on Nov. 25th as part of the Winterfest Celebration.
Featuring activity tents with crafts, face painting; mask making; inflatables from the Cavs, Monsters and Gladiators; surprise visit by a Harlem Globetrotter player; holiday characters; sampling with Jack Frost Donuts and Adams Reserve New York Extra Sharp Cheddar, and more!
LIVE MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT AND PERFORMANCES
- 1:00pm DJ Skrilla
- 2:00pm Ashley Fulton
- 3:00pm Ohio City Singers
- 3:30pm Harlem Globetrotter Appearance
- 4:00pm Angela Perley
- 4:30pm The Year of Stoke Tribute presented by, Tri-C. featuring live performances by Peter Lawson Jones as Carl Stokes and Dominick Farinacci & the Stokes Legacy Jazz Orchestra
- 5:15pm Interactive Stage Performance with Fusion Live
GOURMET FOOD TRUCKS
Gyro George; Manna Truck; Krav; Smooth Rider; Smokin rock n roll mac/cheese truck; Betty’s Bomb A** Burgers; Fired Up Taco Truck; Sweet! Mobile Cupcakery
WINTERFEST POP UP SHOP (INSIDE TOWER CITY)
Shop small and visit local retailers offering the perfect holiday gift items for the entire family. Pop Up Retailers curated by Cleveland Bazaar.
WINTERFEST TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY @ PUBLIC SQUARE
6:00PM – 7:15PM
- Cleveland’s elected officials and special guests light up Public Square
- Santa Claus
- Fireworks Show
- Nashville recording artist, AC Jones Concert immediately following the ceremony