2023 Children's Winter Festival
The Children's Winter Festival returns to Boston Common!
Mayor Michelle Wu and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department present the annual Children's Winter Festival on the Boston Common Parade Ground on Wednesday, February 22, 2023, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The festival will feature treats, promotions, and fun giveaways.
The free festival is open to all and offers music, giveaways, winter activities, treats, and crafts. Featured attractions include:
- All-Star Challenge
- Everest Climb ‘N’ Slide
- Fun House Maze
- Trackless Train
- ski lift photo booth
- slap shot hockey
- snow throw
- pop-up mural activity from the Mayor's Mural Crew
- LEGO build activity with a Master Model Builder, and
- much more.
The event is hosted in partnership with title sponsor Highland Street Foundation, presenting sponsor L.L. Bean, contributing sponsors Dunkin’, H.P. Hood, College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving, and media sponsor The Boston Globe. Additional support is provided by Xfinity, Mission Realty Advisors, LEGO Discovery Center Boston, Lighthouse ArtSpace Boston, and the Baby Lab at UMASS Boston.
The Boston Common Parade Ground is located at the corner of Beacon and Charles Streets. To stay up to date with news, events, and improvements in Boston parks, call 617-635-4505, visit the Parks Department website, join our email list, and follow our social channels @bostonparksdept on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.