2019 Annual Winter Carnival

Many thanks to all who joined us for this year’s Winter Carnival. We do it all for you, and seeing you have fun makes it all worth while.

February 22nd – 24th, 2019!

FRIDAY, Feb 22nd  BURNING OF THE GREENS BONFIRE & ICE SKATING
6:30p – 8:30p @ MILAN ICE RINK (across from the Milan Village School)
Enjoy the stars by a blazing bonfire.  Bring along some skates if you want to glide to the music just steps away from the blaze.

SATURDAY, Feb 23rd
10a @ MAHOOSUC INN, MILAN
NORTH COUNTRY MUSHERS SLED DOG RACE
Stop by and wish our furry friends and their mushers well as the teams get ready for their race!

10a – 1p @ MILAN HILL STATE PARK
COCOA, SKIING, SLEDDING AND SNOWSHOEING!
Come on out and visit the Warming Hut at Milan Hill.  Check out all of the cool outdoor recreation available to folks in the North Country!  Kids can enjoy activities with folks from the Tin Mountain Conservation Center and food vendors will be on site!

1p – 4p @ THE BIG NANSEN SKI JUMP  ARTSLED RALLY!  
Nansen’s inaugural artsled event!  Watch wild sled creations attempt to survive their run down the lower portion of the Big Nansen landing hill.  Or make your own sled and register for your shot to win a prize.  A bonfire and hot cocoa will be on hand to ensure everyone is toasty warm.

Most Creative Sled: $75 + 1 Nansen Ski Club membership
Most Hilarious Sled: $75 + 1 Nansen Ski Club membership
Longest Distance: $25

SUNDAY, Feb 24th
9a – 12:30p @ MILAN HILL STATE PARK  XC SKI RACES!
Pre-register for the races here.

9 – 10a – XC Ski Race-day Registration/Sign-in
10a – 14K Men’s and Women’s XC Ski Race
11a –5K Fun Ski
12p – 1K Kid’s Race
12:30p – Luncheon and awards

Nansen Ski Race


Boy, do we know how to have fun in the North Country!