When:
November 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – December 2, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
2018-11-30T17:00:00-01:00
2018-12-02T21:00:00-01:00
Where:
Downtown Alexandria
934 Third Street
Alexandria
Louisiana 71301
Contact:
Alex Winter Fête

Ice skating details:

Fast Pass is good for Alex Winter Fete 2018
The wristband allows you access to the rink during your designated time
$10 per day or $20 for entire weekend
Skate times: (last skate entrance is 45 minutes before closing time)
Thursday 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Friday 5:00pm – 11:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 11:00pm
Ticket buyers will pick up wristbands at will at ice skating rink during event (Mini Park – Downtown Alexandria)
There is a limited number of fast passes. There are no refunds.
30 Fast Passes will be allowed to skate per hour

Holiday Magic

Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 6:00PM
Commencement Ceremony at 6:00PM 

Experience the commencement of the Alex Winter Fête with the lighting of downtown and opening of our winter attractions.

Ice Skating

Thursday, November 29 from 6:00PM – 10:00PM
Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

Sidewalks, green spaces, and the streets of Downtown Alexandria will come alive with 100’s of local and regional participating artists, vendors, and performers showcasing their talent.

Holiday Shopping

Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

Sidewalks, green spaces, and the streets of Downtown Alexandria will come alive with 100’s of local and regional participating artists, vendors, and performers showcasing their talent.

Indie Village

Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

Enjoy live music, food, art, vendors, and more only from the locals. Celebrate the independent culture and fun that can only be experienced downtown.

Snow Alley

Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

Across from Santa’s Village is Snow Alley with plenty of real snow and excitement for people of all ages.

Live Music

Thursday, November 29 from 6:00PM – 10:00PM
Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

Frosted Presented by Atwood’s Bakery

Friday, November 30 and Saturday, December 1, 2018

Decorate your own fresh cookies with Frosted presented by Atwood’s Bakery

Spectacular Fireworks Show

Friday, November 30, 2018

Join us for the ultimate winter celebration with fireworks show you won’t want to miss.

The Luminary Procession by the Alexandria Museum of Art

Friday, November 30, 2018

Horse & Buggy Rides

Thursday, November 29 from 6:00PM – 10:00PM
Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

Polar Express

Thursday, November 29 from 6:00PM – 10:00PM
Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

Special Activities

Thursday, November 29 from 6:00PM – 10:00PM
Friday, November 30 from 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00AM – 10:00PM

There’s always something happening at Alex Winter Fete. Join us each day for exciting spectacles such as stilt walkers, balloon animals, magic, and much more.

Ugly Sweater 5K

Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 8:00AM

Show your support for the YWCA’s Girls on the Run Program by participating in the Ugly Sweater 5k.

Cirque-Tacular Shimmer – Sponsored by the Arts Council of Central Louisiana

Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 7:00PM

Journey to a shimmering winter wonderland of circus spectacle and derring-do! This incredible event will take place at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center.