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Winterfest Opening Ceremony

Post Date:12/03/2019 11:14 AM

Winterfest is a collection of fun-filled, family friendly holiday activities, Winterfest will make downtown a part of your family traditions! Featuring events and activities such as the annual Parade of Lights, an outdoor ice skating rink, a Teddy Bear Tea, live music, photos with Santa, and more, you will have no shortage of things for the family to do and see!

Activities kick off this evening at 6 p.m. for a special opening ceremony for our temporary outdoor ice rink and continue every Saturday through New Year’s Day! The opening event is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Skate rentals are available for $10 and the admission price is included in the rental. You also can get a free rental/admission by presenting receipts from downtown businesses in the equivalent of $10 or more.

For more information you can contact Alexa Moulakis, Event Coordinator, Downtown Odessa, Inc. at 570-259-8394 or email at

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Dates of all Winterfest events are as follows:

December 3 - Opening Ceremony

December 5 - Downtown Decor Contest

December 7 - Gingerbread Rock and the Annual Parade of Lights

December 14 - Santa's Staycation Weekend

December 15 -Teddy Bear Tea Sponsored by Medical Center Health System

December 21 - Snow-dessa Celebration

December 28 - A Very Merry-achi Fiesta!

December 31 - New Years' Eve Downtown


All Saturday events will take place from 1-5pm at Noel Heritage Plaza (301 W 5th St, Odessa, TX 79761)

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