Your little snow bunny doesn’t get the winter blues. Instead, he’s all about making the most of the season’s white-stuff bounty. We couldn’t agree more! That’s why we’ve rounded up the coolest winter fests the country has to offer so you can get your snow, sled, ski and polar plunge fixes in all season long. Flip through to find a winter wonderland celebration near you!

Saranac Lake Winter Carnival – Saranac Lake, Ny – Feb. 2 – 11, 2018

Treat yourself to a snowy Adirondack Fiesta at the 2018 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival. The changing annual theme is part of what keeps this wintery wonderland fresh for newcomers and veteran visitors alike. And we’re betting this year’s will be another snow filled party with a Mexican vibe. From the kiddie parade to glowing ice palaces, frying pan tosses and tubing races, no matter what the theme, there’s sure to be something to entertain your sidekick.

Travel Tip: Be sure to check out Mount Pisgah Ski Center. The gentle slopes make this 100 acre winter park ideal for families.


photo: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival’s website

Do you have a favorite winter festival to share with us? Which one do you want to visit? Let us know in the Comments below!

— Allison Sutcliffe & Gabby Cullen