January 24-February 3, 2019

2109-300x200StowOlympics 2018!

The 44th Stowe Winter Carnival celebrates the 2018 winter season, as we highlight many reasons why people visit our winter wonderland of Stowe!

From January 13 to January 27, 2018, Stowe shines with 20+ major activities for both young and old, from zany sports events, Ice Carving Competitions, ski movies, Kids Carnival Kaos and the infamous Snowgolf and Snowvolleyball tournaments.

Tour the town, while watching Professional Ice Carvers create elegant and masterful Ice carvings throughout the village on Demonstration Day, Friday January 19th and experience the 18th Annual NICA sanctioned Ice Carving Competition on Saturday January 20th In TOWN! at The Alchemist Brewery, 100 Cottage Club Rd., Stowe.

Tourists and locals alike participate in such zany events such as our infamous Snowvolleyball Tournament, Snowgolf Competition and Kids Carnival Kaos. Come celebrate the carnival’s theme, “StowOlympics!”, Friday January 13 thru Saturday, January 27, 2018

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Welcome to the 44th Annual Stowe Winter Carnival Website for the 2018 Activities. Please feel free to browse this site, and please join us, in celebrating our theme, “StowOlympics!” during the 2018 Stowe Winter Carnival in January! Stowe Winter Carnival Opening and Closing weekends’ festivities at Rusty Nail Stage and The Matterhorn feature fabulous musical talent! Stroll, up and down Main Street and Mountain Road, during Demonstration Day, Friday, Jan. 19, when Professional ice Carvers sculpt in front of businesses and resorts. Meet and greet the Ice Carvers at the Ice Carver’s Welcoming Party at the Sunset Grille on Friday Jan. 19th, after the Ice Carving Demonstrations. Don’t miss the Eighteenth Annual NICA Ice Carving Competition, Saturday, Jan. 20th, 12:00-4:00 pm @ The Alchemist Brewery, 100 Cottage Club Rd., Stowe, when Professional ice Carvers carve to the theme “StowOlympics” , while using their extraordinary talent and risk taking! Don’t miss Stowe’s Karaoke competition, Tues, Jan 16 and Pub Style Trivia Competition on Wednesday, Jan 17 @ Piecasso Restaurant & Bar! Join in and participate for great prizes! Don’t miss Friday, Jan. 26th at The Commodores Inn and Resort. Come one, come all and play on a 6 person team (2 females minimum) or watch the art of Broomball, as well as the other “On Snow” sports, such as the Umiak Outfitters Moonlight Snowshoe Tour on Jan. 26, Snowvolleyball and Snowgolf in Stowe, during SWC week. We welcome our new Snowvolleyball sponsor, The Alchemist and celebrate its newly acquired property for the Sat. Jan. 28th Heady Topper Snowvolleyball Tournament! ~ Come celebrate in our Winter StowOlympics, January 13-27, 2018!