Come out to Winterfest, an annual winter celebration held at McDanels Launch on the North Shore of Moraine State Park. This is a free family event that features activities one can do in the snowy and cold months of the year. There are demonstrations, entertainment, vendors and more!
New this year:
Calling all photographers! MPF is hosting a photo contest this Winterfest!
Moraine State Park is a destination for all seasons, and during our winter celebration, we want to help showcase its year-round beauty. Each contestant may submit up to TWO photos (total) to be considered for voting among all categories. Voting will take place at Winterfest and be completed by the attendees of the festival.
Categories will include:
- Best Landscape
- Best Wildlife
- Best Plantlife
- Best Activity
- Best Sunrise/Sunset
- Best Avian/waterfowl
Submit entries to: David.Murray@MorainePF.org. Entries can be submitted a .jpg or other common picture file formats. Submissions must be received by 5-pm on Tuesday, February 1, 2022. All entries will be printed 5x7 for display as part of the contest.
The prize for each category will be two cruise tickets on a scheduled public cruise of your choice on Preston’s Pearl. MPF will only use submissions in relation to the contest and will ask the photographer’s permission for use beyond the scope of the contest.