“Get your freeze on” at Pentwater’s annual Winterfest, the second and third weekends in February. Visit this West Michigan shoreline community during Winterfest’s first weekend, Feb. 13, and you can enjoy Pentwater Lake Perch Fishing Tournament, Free Fishing Weekend, Snowman Scram 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run, Pentwater Pathways Open for X-Country Skiing, Sledding on the Village Green, Cork & Canvas Wine Tasting & Gallery Stroll Benefit for the Pentwater Arts Council. During the Pentwater Lake Perch Fishing Tournament, anglers of all ages compete for prizes that are awarded for the longest perch.
You’ll have another chance to enjoy Winterfest on Feb. 20 with activities such as the “Freezin’ for a Reason” Polar Dip, when hardy individuals take a plunge into Pentwater Lake in support of the Crystal Valley Care Fund. Warm up at the C.O.V.E. Music and Beer Fest to benefit C.O.V.E. (Communities Overcoming Violent Encounters). If you want to try one more try at landing ‘the big one that got away,’ register for the Ryan Williams Perch Tournament. Kids’ events include storytelling at Storybook Village and sledding on the Village Green.
For more information, visit http://www.pentwater.org