Topeka
Topeka

WinterFest

December 7, 14 & 21  |  10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  |  Downtown Topeka

Looking for the perfect holiday gift but want a special shopping experience, too? WinterFest is for you! Kansas Avenue comes alive with winter holiday fun for Winterfest. Find Santa and other holiday characters, take a horse and carriage ride, enjoy carolers, and get some holiday shopping done at Topeka's favorite downtown businesses.

 

Special features:

  • Ice Sculptures
  • Holiday Crafts
  • Discounts and specialty items at area shops
  • Santa carriage rides, at 7th and S. Kansas Ave., 9 a.m.-10 a.m. (First Come First Served, last ride admitted at (9:50 a.m.)
    • $20 per family, will share the ride with other families
    • $30 per family for a private carriage ride with Santa, 
  • Horse and carriage rides for $5 per person, at 7th and S. Kansas Ave., 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Ugly Sweater Contest at Leaping Llamas
  • Write letters to Santa at Classic Bean, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Don't forget to give your letter to Santa!)
  • Meet and Greet with Santa (schedule below)

Santa and Mrs. Claus Schedule:

  • 10-11 p.m. Hazel Hill Chocolates
  • 11-12 p.m. Juli's Coffee
  • 12-1 p.m. Brenda's by Design
  • 1-2 p.m. Wolfe's Camera Shop

 

Participating Vendors

Dec. 7th
Dec 14th
Dec.21st
Color Street by Becky Color Streety by Becky Color Streety By Becky
It's a Sweet Treat Day Bakery It's a Sweet Treat Day Bakery It's a Sweet Treat Day Bakery
Usborne Books Scentsy by Amber Scentsy by Michelle
Perfectly Posh Perfectly Posh Amber's Country Creations
The Cocoa Exchange The Cocoa Exchange The Cocoa Exchange
Little Bunny/Cords of Steel/Grandmas Pantry Little Bunny/Cords of Steel/Grandmas Pantry
Little Bunny/Cords of Steel/Grandmas Pantry  
Nealy's LipRx Nealy's LipRx Nealy's LipRx
AT&T AT&T AT&T
  Mermaid Scales Mermaid Scales
    Paparazzi by Kristina

 

 

Performances vary by weekend and include experiences like:

  • Pillow fights with Buddy the Elf
  • Elf on a Shelf

 

If you have any questions about the event or becoming a vendor, contact Stephanie Wilhelm at 785.234.1030 or Stephanie.Wilhelm@TopekaPartnership.com.