Winterfest 2023

Winterfest 2023 promotional graphic

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Winterfest 2023 is a free event on the RIC campus quad, but please register to attend. Tickets for Alumni Skating Night are $10 for adults, free for RIC students, and free for children under 6.

Join Us February 18 for the 3rd Annual RIC Winterfest!

On the Campus Quad, 12–2 pm

RIC Alumni and the college community are invited for an afternoon of:

  • live music
  • food
  • carriage rides
  • ice sculptor
  • games and other winter activities
  • NEW - live characters from “Frozen” for photos: Elsa, Anna and Olaf
  • NEW - stuff-a-bear sled dog or polar bear

In Downtown Providence, 4–6 pm

Come for a night of ice skating and treats with all these included:

  • skating (free for RIC students and children under 6)
  • skates
  • hot chocolate
  • and goodies (served in a heated pavilion)

Winterfest 2023

Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides

Remembrance Hill Carriages provides a unique way to see the RIC campus quad!  

Winterfest 2023

Winter Games

Try your hand at hockey or our snowball throw and other winter-themed activities! Brought to you by RIC Athletics and Recreation.

Winterfest 2023

Warm Treats

Roast your own marshmallow for a DIY s'more, enjoy a hot chocolate, and warm up with some chili. All thanks to Dining Services!!

Ice skating rink in downtown Providence, RI

Alumni Skating Night

Join Rhode Island College Alumni and the college community for a night of ice skating at The Providence Rink. (Tickets for this event are $10 for general admission, RIC students free)