Press Release: East Providence hosts 3th Annual East Providence WinterFest Celebration



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                        

November 10, 2023                                                                                        


CONTACT INFO. :                                                                                       

Office of the Mayor                                                                                       

Patricia Resende                                                                                             
Dir. of Project Management/Communications                                                            

(401) 435-7500 Ext 11013                                                                                                                                                                               


East Providence hosts 13th Annual East Providence WinterFest Celebration


EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – The City of East Providence and WinterFest Committee presents the 13th annual WinterFest celebration on Saturday, Dec. 9, at the East Providence Senior Center, 610 Waterman Ave. WinterFest is a free event that promises fun for the whole family!


Festivities begin at 3 PM with Dave Marchetti’s “Animal Experiences” petting zoo, free popcorn, hot chocolate and children’s crafts and games! Entertainment by Rick Ashman. Food concessions by Joe’s Snack Shack.


The public is invited to stroll the beautifully decorated WinterFest landscape while waiting for Santa’s arrival by firetruck.  Upon his arrival, Santa will preside over the WinterFest tree lighting. Immediately following the tree lighting, children will be able to visit with Santa, receive a candy treat and enter the WinterFest bicycle raffle!


 For more information, contact the East Providence Recreation Department at 401-435-7511 or visit East Providence WinterFest on Facebook.