Cold Spring Park Guided Winter Walk – WinterFEST 2023

Cold Spring Park Guided Winter Walk - WinterFEST 2023


Sunday, 01/29/2023    
10:00 am - 11:00 am


Cold Spring Park Beacon Street trailhead
1200 Beacon Street, Waban, MA, 02468

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Sunday, January 29
10:00 am-11:00 am
Cold Spring Park, 1200 Beacon St, Newton, MA

Join in a special FREE Guided Winter Walk with the Newton Conservators as part of NewtonCommunityPRIDE’s annual WinterFEST celebration.  Barbara Bates and Sam Corbin, who have organized our spring and fall kid’s nature events, will be leading the walk.  There will be a special guest (Olaf), Hot Chocolate, and Treats!  Please meet at 10:00 AM at the 1200 Beacon Street entrance and proceed around toward the left at the trail entrance near the sports fields.  Dress warm for the weather!  Check out the other WinterFEST events on the Newton Community Pride WinterFEST page:

Follow up the walk from 12 to 4 pm at Newton Centre Green:

Sunday, January 29
12:00 pm -4:00 pm
Newton Centre Green, 1221 Centre St, Newton Centre

  • Ice Sculptures & Live Demonstration by Images In Ice
  • Winter Market
  • Performances: Elsa from Frozen, Lion Dance by Wu An Marital Arts, Calpulli Coyoxochitl Dance Group of Newton,
  • Far and Wide with Tom Pugh, “Women in White” roving dancers, A Capella from Newton North’s Melocotones and Northern Lights
  • Special Guests: Olaf and Friends and Officer Leo the super pup
  • Free hot chocolate provided by The Trike
  • Photo Booth by Wicked Booth
    Winter Blanket Collection Drive*
 *NCP has partnered with Welcome Home, a Newton non-profit providing families experiencing hardship with high-quality household items.  Please bring new or gently used full, queen or king blankets (no rips or stains please) to the Newton Centre Green and drop off at the Welcome Home table during WinterFEST hours.


And be sure to check out what is happening in WinterFEST the day before on Saturday at the Hyde Community Center:

Saturday, January 28
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Hyde Community Center, 90 Lincoln Street, Newton Highlands

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Soup Social, with soup donated by local restaurants and served by Newton notables
Hot Chocolate & Cookies

6:30 pm- 7:30 pm
Eli Cash Band
Olaf and Friends, Glow in the Dark Hula Hooping, Glow Stick fun, and Brighter Ignited Interactive Public Art Work, Jewish Arts Collaborative!