Join us February 5-14


Friday, February 5

Event

Time

Location

Start of Snowman Building Contest

All Day

All Locations

Featured DJ: The Whale Radio

12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Kirkhof Lobby

Knit n' Sip Craft Kit Pickup

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

OSL Pickup

Hot Cocoa Bomb Supplies Pickup

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

OSL Pickup

Food Truck Day: Righteous Cuisine

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Library Sidewalk

Snowball Fight-A-Target

Cancelled due to weather

Clocktower Plaza

Food Truck: Righteous Cuisine

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Library Sidewalk

Hot Chocolate Bar

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Clock Tower Plaza

History of Winterfest

3 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Cook-DeWitt Center

Friday Movie Night - Happy Feet

7 p.m.

Kirkhof Theater

Hot Cocoa Bomb How-To

7 p.m.

CAB Insta Story 

Bonfire Pits

Postponed due to weather

Kirkhof Lawn

Saturday, February 6

Event

Time

Location

Bonfire Pits

All Day

Kirkhof Lawn

History of Winterfest

11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Cook-DeWitt Center

Snowball Fight-A-Target 

Cancelled due to weather

 

Snack Table -Donuts

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Kirkhof Lobby

Plinko Prize Plaza 

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Kirkhof Lobby

Food Truck: Ferris Coffee

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Cook-Dewitt Center

Ice Carvers

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Library Sidewalk

Saturday Night Trivia Series

6 p.m., 7 p.m.

Online

Featured Movie - Happy Feet

11 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m.

Kirkhof Theater

Sunday, February 7

Event

Time

Location

Bonfire Pits

All Day

Kirkhof Lawn

History of Winterfest

11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Cook-DeWitt Center

Food Truck: Ferris Coffee

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Cook-DeWitt Center

Snowman Building Contest Ends

5 p.m.

Online

Craft Night - Coloring Books

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Grand River Room

Super Bowl Watch Party Crave

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Krikhof - Crave

Featured Movie - Happy Feet

11 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m.

Kirkhof Theater

Friday, February 12

Event

Time

Location

Bonfire Pits

All Day

Kirkhof Lawn

Snowball Fight-A-Target

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Clocktower Plaza 

Food Truck: Ferris Coffee

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Cook-DeWitt Center

Succulent Pot Decorating

3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Pere Marquette

Succulent Pickup

3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Kirkhof 2215/2216

Mask Decorating

7 p.m.

Grand River Room

Friday Movie Night - Happy Feet

7 p.m.

Kirkhof Theater

Saturday, February 13

Event

Time

Location

Bonfire Pits

All Day

Kirkhof Lawn

Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing

11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Kirkhof Lobby

Snowball Fight-A-Target

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Clocktower Plaza

Hot Chocolate Spoons

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Kirkhof Lobby

Huskies at the Clocktower

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Clocktower Plaza

Food Truck: Love's Ice Cream

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Kirkhof Lobby

Ice Rink

2 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Marketplace Lot MP

Regents Winner Announcement

3 p.m.

Marketplace Lot MP

Cupcake Decorating

3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Kirkhof 2270

Succulent Pot Decorating

3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Pere Marquette

Succulent Pickup

3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Kirkhof 2215/2216

Featured Movie - Happy Feet

11 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m.

Kirkhof Theater

Hot Cocoa Bar

1 p.m. - 5 p.m. 

Kirkhof Lobby

Featured DJ: The Whale Radio

1 p.m. - 5 p.m. 

Kirkhof Lobby

Sunday, February 14

Event

Time

Location

Bonfire Pits

All Day

Kirkhof Lawn

Succulent Pot Decorating 

Postponed due to supply

Pere Marquette

Succulent Pickup 

Postponed due to supply

Kirkhof 2215/2216

Craft Night - Canvas Painting

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Grand River Room

Beard Growing Contest Winner Announcement

5 p.m.

Online

Featured Movie - Happy Feet

11 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m.

Kirkhof Theater


Looking for Winter Fun Downtown?

The City of Grand Rapids is hosting a World of Winter from January 15 - February 28. All programming and activities are FREE and socially-distanced for these pandemic times. World of Winter is organized by Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., the City of Grand Rapids and numerous community partners.

View the World of Winter schedule

Explore other winter activities in Grand Rapids

Laker Store Special

$25 off Select GV Winter jackets


Winterfest is coordinated by Campus Activities Board and the Office of Student Life, which is a department of the Division of Student Affairs of Grand Valley State University.