19th Annual Chester Winter Carnivale Sunday Feb 15, 2009

In Chester CT Events on January 19, 2009 at 6:00 am

The 19th Annual Winter Carnivale,
Chilli Chilly Cook-off,
Tractor Parade
Ice Carving Competition in Chester Center

Dragon Fly

Dragon Fly

Sunday, February 15th

Please join us on Sunday, February 15th, as Chester celebrates its 19th Annual Winter Carnivale from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in Chester center rain, snow or shine. There will be food by local restaurants and the Chester Rotary.  The ice carving competition will take place from 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the parking lot behind 4 Water Street with judging shortly after. Spectators may vote for their favorite sculpture to win the “People’s Choice Award.”

The “Chilly Chili Cook Off” will be held at the Chester Hose Company Fire House, 6 High Street, from 11:00 am to 1:00 p.m. All proceeds will be donated to the Chester Hose Company. Attendees can purchase tickets at the door for $4.00, which allows them to taste all the wonderful chili and vote for their favorite.

And last but not least, festively decorated tractors will parade up and down Main Street beginning at 2:00 p.m. at North Quarter Park, in the highly anticipated Chester Tractor Parade. Tractors can be dangerous. Please keep children on the sidewalks. Award offered for best decorated tractor. Parking is available at the Maple Street and Water Street lots.

Tractor Parade

Tractor Parade

This event would not be possible without the local Chester merchants, Chester Rotary, Chester Hose Company, residents & area businesses that donate time and money to make this event happen. Please be welcome to come and enjoy the day with us!

  1. […] on February 15, 2009 at 9:17 pm The weather could not have been more perfect for today’s Chester Winter Carnivale. The sun was shining endlessly across a perfect blue sky. A record number of people turned out to […]

  2. Hello,
    My name is Vicki Ethier. My husband Rick and I perform a family/music/comedy show under the name Vic and Sticks throughout New England. We would love to bring our show to your event. To find out more about our show, please visit
    Thank you for your time,

    Vicki Ethier
    Vic and Sticks

  3. i like to watch comedy shows and i also love standup comedy .

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