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Our amazing winter carnival is celebrating its 55th year! Schedule posted on our sites, lescheneaux.net and lescheneaux.org. This year’s theme is “Superheroes,” and celebrates heroes of all shapes and sizes, real or imagined! Most activities at the Snowsfest tent area in downtown Hessel. Pike and perch ice fishing contest kicks off the weekend on Thursday morning, February 11. The following days are filled with fun, offering a winter warm-up with live music and munchies at the Great Lakes Boat Building School, a new vintage snowmobile ride and show, cardboard sled races, an artisan market, kids games, a hotly-contested chili cook-off, dog show and dog walk, pub crawl, poker run, Valentine’s Day dinner at the Culinary School, closest to the pin event, Sunday Sip n’ Shop, and much more!
Snowsfest buttons required for all events, and are sold at most Cedarville and Hessel businesses throughout the weekend. Buttons are $5 and come with a raffle ticket. Show your button at the Snowsfest tent concession on Saturday to receive one FREE hot cocoa or coffee.