Winter doesn’t have to mean hibernation, not with so many cities hosting festivals to celebrate winter fun. In Michigan’s Traverse City, the annual Winter Wow!Fest will take place February 18 through 20 and provides a family fun event with music, food, ice and snow.
On Friday the 17th, enjoy Winter, Wine & Wow from 5 to 10 p.m. Visit a heated tent and sample local foods and ice wines for $10 admission.
On Saturday, enjoy the Monster Dog Pull from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., where dogs of all shapes and sizes can enter the competition. catch the Snowball Softball Tournament from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., or run in the Soup’r Chili 5k at 10 a.m.
Funds raised at Wow!Fest help support the annual summer National Cherry Festival.