Lock 3 Winterfest opens for the season Nov. 23

November 20, 2018

Lock 3 Winterfest opens for the season Nov. 23

AKRON, Ohio – The 15th annual Lock 3 Winterfest, hosted by the city of Akron, will open for the season Nov. 23.

Winterfest, which lasts all winter, will feature indoor and outdoor activities for adults and children such as ice skating, Polar Putt-Putt and the Polar Cub Rink. New attractions this year include the Cardinal Group Cube Maze and arcade games. Special weekend events include the Downtown Akron Partnership Tree Lighting Celebration (Nov. 23), the Bridgestone Welcome Santa Parade (Nov. 24), the third annual Elfcon (Dec. 15) and Breakfast with Santa (Dec. 9, Dec. 15-16 and Dec. 22-23).

The opening celebration is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 23. Celebration highlights include the lighting of the city’s official tree, fireworks, science demos by the Center of Science and Industry, a visit with Rudolph and friends, hot chocolate and cookie decorating and more.

For the complete list of attractions, calendar and hours, visit lock3live.com.

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