Next weekend the Weston Town Green will be transformed into a winter wonderland for the Weston300 Winterfest, the official kickoff event for all the festivities planned to celebrate Weston's 300th anniversary.
Winterfest will largely take place on Saturday, Jan.12, but there are events schedule on Sunday, Jan. 13, as well. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the fun. Check out the schedule below, courtesy of Weston300, for details.
Don't forget to upload your images from the event to the Weston Patch Pics & Clips Gallery.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 - 10:00 am-4:00 pm10:10 am Winterfest officially opens! Ringing of the Town Church Bells 10:00 am - 11:00 am Free hot chocolate, coffee & bagels 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Tours of historic First Parish Church,refreshments provided 10:30 am - 4:00 pm Horse-drawn carriage rides 10:00 am Live, professional ice-sculpting begins noon North Weston vs. South Weston slap-shot hockey competition. Come early and practice for the match up! 1:00 pm North Weston vs. South Weston snowball tossing extravaganza. Come and support your side of town! 2:00 pm Special performance by the Boston Skating Club 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Weston 300 Commemoration Ceremony at the Weston High School Auditorium 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Reception at the Town Hall
Sunday, January 13th10:00 am - 4:00 pm Skating rinks open (weather permitting) and sledding 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm "Snow tractor" rides 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Women's and Men's WHS Alumni Ice Hockey Game, Rivers School
In addition to the events listed above, there will also be refreshments, sledding, merchandise for sale and more.