Who doesn’t love Wisconsin’s cold weather? BRRing the family to this free community event for ice carving demonstrations, live music, outdoor activities and more! To warm up, grab a cup of hot chocolate and stop by the winter market inside the Civic Center.

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: Oak Creek Civic Center and Drexel Town Square
361 W Town Square Way, Oak Creek, WI 53154

Interested in becoming a vendor? Download the application below!
Oak Creek Winterfest 2020 Application

Join us for our pre-event on Friday, February 14 for Drexel Town Square Date & Skate! From 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. enjoy free ice skating and live music in the square. Drexel Town Square businesses will also be offering Valentine’s Day specials!

Winterfest Event Details

Outdoor Activities

  • Ice Carving Demonstrations
  • Ice Games and Photo Opportunities
  • Ice Skating with Free Skate Rentals
  • Live DJ
  • Slap Shot Hockey
  • Horse-drawn Carriage Rides
  • Petting Farm
  • Outdoor Vendors
  • Warming Tents
  • Beer/Mulled Wine/Hot chocolate
  • Fire Pits
  • 99.1 the Mix & ESPN street team

Indoor Activities

  • Winter Market
  • Door Prizes
  • Photos with the Snow Queen & Ice Princess
  • Face Painting
  • Library Games
    • Snowball Dance Party (Story Time Room – 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
    • Winter Games (Children’s Room – 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
    • Create Your Own Candle Holder (Technology Lab – 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)

February is “Library Lover’s Month”! From 2/15 through 2/29, any Milwaukee County library patron can bring in non-perishable food items to have their fines reduced. Restrictions apply. Food items must be at least one month from expiring. Each food item counts toward $1 in fines. Please talk to a library staff member for more info!

Don’t forget to check out the ice sculptures at the event in partnership with Art Below Zero! There will be a live ice-carving demonstration during the event along with ice sculpture mini golf, ice painting, and more!


Sponsored Sculptures