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Crystal Lake to host Centennial Winter Festival Saturday

Published: Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 5:36 p.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 11:54 p.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – The celebration of 100 years of Crystal Lake will continue Saturday with a Centennial Winter Festival at Crystal Lake Main Beach and Lakeside Legacy Arts Park.

The event, scheduled to run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., will feature free indoor and outdoor activities at both locations, which are kitty-corner to each other and within walking distance but a shuttle bus will be provided.

Main Beach, located at 305 Lake Shore Drive, will feature an indoor, iceless ice skating rink, snowboarding demonstrations by Raging Buffalo, a small snowboard park, a candy cane castle playground and the annual skate and ski sale.

Lakeside Legacy Arts Park, at 401 Country Club Road, will host the majority of activities including an ice sculpting demonstration, cookie decorating and crafts, a petting zoo, train rides, holiday vendors and fire pits to make smores and much more.

The tree lighting will also take place at the park at 3:30 p.m.

Visit www.crystallake100.org for more information.

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