31st Annual Colchester Winter Carnival


"Unleash the Beast!"


Congratulations Talent Show winners!
Youth Division
Junior Division
Adult Division
  • 1st place - Halie LaBelle
  • 2nd place - Brooke Casto, Madison Camisa, Jeaelyn Dusablon, Alexia Jackson, Livy Porter, Kaitlyn Tomkowica
  • 3rd place - Gabrielle Farineau & Haley Beckett
  • 1st place - Jonny Barden
  • 2nd place - Elysia Way & Renee Brouillette
  • 3rd place - Natalee Garen
  • 1st place - Katelyn Schnabel
  • 2nd place - Justing Ricker
  • 3rd place - Jordan Schnabel


January 31st & February 1st, 2014
Location: Colchester High School
Colchester's Got Talent Show
Friday, Jan. 31st, 6:30pm @ CHS Theatre
All performers - please be at the High School Theatre at 5:30pm on Friday night for a pre-show meeting! Parents are welcome to join!
Winter Carnival Bracelets: $6.00/bracelet
  • All visitors ages 2 and up must purchase a bracelet.
  • Bracelets are admission to both days of the Carnival, and include admission to the Talent Show on Friday night.
  • Bracelets can be purchased at the Recreation Department during regular hours.
  • Bracelets can also be purchased from these Colchester Businesses: Burnham Library, Biben's ACE Hardware, Sunny Hollow Quick Stop, Bayside Bakery, Bayside Quick Stop, Finelli's Gas Station, and Mazza's General Store.
Introducing this year's newest, and BIGGEST attraction...



Chili Cook-Off!

Click here for a Chili Cook-Off Registration Form!

Please Note!
The Chili Cook-Off Competition will be on Saturday, February 1st in the CHS Cafeteria. Judging will take place at 10:30am with tropies presented to the top 3 meat and vegetarian chili winners. This event will benefit the Blue Star Mothers of Vermont, a non-profit Veteran Service Organization.
The Murder Mystery Dinner on Saturday night has been cancelled!


2014 Winter Carnival Highlights
All events occuring on Saturday, unless otherwise noted.
Colchester's Got Talent - 6:30 - 8:30pm [Friday]
Open Skate @ Leddy - 10:15am - 12:15pm [Sunday]
Lion's Club Pancake Breakfast - 8:30 - 11:00am
The Big Blue Trunk - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Costume Contest - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sugar on Snow & Maple Cotton Candy - 10:00am
Face Painting - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Champ - Lake Monster's Mascot - 11:00am
SNOWZILLA! - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Food Concessions - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Laser Tag with Colchester Paintball - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Family Swim @ St. Mike's College - 6:00 - 8:00pm
Colchester Theatre Company - 11:45am - 12:30pm
Studio 3 Dance Company - 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Gratto Family Jugglers - 2:45pm - 3:30pm