The One Annual Winter Festival In Indiana Every Hoosier Should Bundle Up For At Least Once
Ah, it’s that time of year again: it’s cold. It’s grey and white and snowy all over. There may or may not be snowstorms or ice storms to speak of. It’s a great time to get out and have fun if you ask us, and we’ve just discovered the perfect way to do exactly that. There’s an annual winter festival in Indiana, in the town of Culver, to be exact, that is relatively new and objectively awesome. It’s the annual Culver Winterfest, and it’s back this year with a vengeance (in the best way possible). Photos don’t do it justice – you have to bring the family out to this awesome celebration of the coldest time of year at least once, but we suspect that once you’ve been here, it’ll become an annual tradition for you and yours. Check it out:
…and perhaps best of all? It’s all free. Yup, that’s right. This three-day event is totally free to attend and enjoy.
For more information, as well as a schedule of events and all the details you’ll need to plan your weekend, make sure to visit the official Culver Winterfest page on the Culver Chamber of Commerce website. So, what do you think? Any plans to check out this delightfully fun winter festival in Indiana? Tell us your thoughts in the comments below!
Winter Festival in Indiana
What is the winter temperature in Indiana?
Winters in Indiana can have varying temperatures. You can find subzero temperatures during January and also heavy snow. That makes it plenty of fun for all of the incredible winter activities you can do in the Hoosier State.
Some of our favorite things to do in the winter in Indiana are:
- Winter hiking trails
- Horseback riding in the wintertime
- Horse-drawn carriage rides
- And more!
Does it snow a lot in Indiana?
It does snow a lot in Indiana! The city of Indianapolis picks up 21.2″ of snowfall during the winter months, which is no small feat! Fort Wayne also picks up over two feet of snow annually, coming in at an average of just over 26” of snow a season. December, January, and February are the snowiest months in the state of Indiana.
What is the greatest amount of snow ever recorded in Indiana?
The greatest amount of cumulative snow ever recorded in Indiana was in South Bend. 141.7” of snow fell through the season, ending on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 1996. The greatest amount of snowfall in one day was in South Bend, on January 8, 2011. It snowed 26” in just 24 hours!