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Berthoud Area Chamber of Commerce
Berthoud SNOWFEST 2017!

The 2nd Annual Berthoud SNOWFEST will take place Dec. 13 - 16, 2017. Stay tuned here; we will be adding information and you won't want to miss anything! (Photo courtesy of Ben Price/Ad Sortium Media)

Berthoud Area Chamber of Commerce

 

 

Berthoud SNOWFEST!

December 13 - 16, 2017

Berthoud SNOWFEST is a winter festival as well as the sanctioned Colorado State Snow Sculpting Competition held in Berthoud, Colorado on 7th Street (west side of Fickel Park).

PLEASE CHECK BACK OFTEN FOR UPDATED INFORMATION
...there is a lot going on during December in Berthoud. 
All information can be found by scrolling down this page.

----------VENDOR INFORMATION----------

CLICK HERE for tax form for the Town of Berthoud.  Required if you want to be a vendor.

CLICK HERE to register online as a vendor at the Artisan Market on Saturday, December 16 from 10 am - 4 pm. --or--  CLICK HERE to download the paper vendor form.

------SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION------

CLICK HERE to download the sponsorship opportunities for Snowfest 2017. (DUE FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2017 to be on our poster.) But, there are lots of sponsorship opportunities.

CLICK HERE to download payment form ONLY for Snowfest Sponsorships.

-----VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES-----
 We need your help!

CLICK HERE to find out ways you can sign up to help be a part of this state wide competition and event.


2017 Preliminary Summary of Events
(Come back often to see updates)

Make snow beginning after Thanksgiving some time.  Depends on the weather.  We’ll be making it at Grace Place (south of their buildings).

We’ll be needing Snow Stomping Teams for our Snow Stomping Competition
Monday and Tuesday, December 11-12, 7th Street west of Fickel Park
At least 3 on a team, but can be more
Prize awarded for the team that is judged by the artists as the best “stomped” block

Snowfest Launch Party
December 13 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm at Grace Place
$10/person in advance (children 5 and under free when accompanied by a parent)
$15/person at the door
Come meet the artists/sculptors and get your pictures taken with them
Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there – kids, come get your picture with them
There will be light appetizers and drinks served

Colorado State Snow Sculpting Competition
Wednesday, December 13 – Saturday, December 16 (ends at 10 am)
Judging ends at 10 am on December 16 and winners will be announced on 7th Street by    Fickel Park with an awards ceremony.
Watch our Facebook Page (Berthoud Chamber) to see where the artists/sculptors will be  eating their meals and come visit with them.
Finished sculptures will be up for at least a week (weather dependent).

Kids’ Snow Sculpting Event
Thursday, December 14 beginning at 4 pm, Fickel Park
Must register on-line at www.berthoudsnowfest.com (registration will begin in November)
5 gallon buckets will be filled with snow, packed and turned upside down for the kids to      sculpt with the snow scrapers we provide

Artisan Market
Saturday, December 16, Grace Place, 10 am – 4 pm
Vendor applications on-line at www.berthoudsnowfest.com – artisan vendors only

Lighted Parade
Saturday, December 16, along Mountain Ave., begins at 5 pm
Register on-line at www.berthoudsnowfest.com
followed by Tree Lighting in Fickel Park and singing of Christmas Carols by candle light

Home and Business Decorating Contest
A panel of judges will determine who has bragging rights for being the best decorated home and business in Berthoud.  We will give the home a "yard sign" and the business a certificate.


 

Christmas in Berthoud

CLICK HERE to be directed to the Christmas in Berthoud Website.

November 5 is their nomination deadline

If you or someone you know is in need this Christmas please fill out their online form http://christmasinberthoud.org/nominee-form/ or contact Raegen Evans via phone 720-552-0015. All nominator and nominee info is confidential.

November 16 - December 12:  Giving Trees @ Hays Market, the Library and New Freedom Church

November 16 - December 12: Giving Tables @ Hays Market

November 18: 4:30pm - 7:00pm Spaghetti Dinner, silent auction, and bake sale. $5.00 per person, under 3 free.  

November 27 - December 4: Penny Wars at Berthoud El, Ivy and Turner. The class that bring in the most money at each school will receive a pizza party!

December 16: Distribution of gifts @ United Methodist Church. 

December 16: 12pm - 4pm Make and Take and pictures with Santa at New Freedom Church.

Keep an eye out for our coin collection cans that will be distributed to various businesses in town. Now you have somewhere to put all that pesky change!


 

P.E.O. Christmas Home Tour

 


Berthoud Community Library presents
Annual Holiday Party:
Winter Wonderland!

Get reacquainted with some of your favorite book characters through their crafts and activities!  Give the Grinch some heart, walk in Peter’s footsteps, spin the dreidel with the Chanukah Guest, check off Santa’s list with their scavenger hunt, and climb aboard the Polar Express – all at the Berthoud Community Library!

Saturday December 16, 2017 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Drop in for some friends, food and fun!


 

Wildfire Community Arts Center

Local Artist Market

Friday, December 1 - Opening Reception
     Membership Preview 6 pm to 7pm
            Private Showing and Sale for Members Only - Go to www.wildfirearts.org
            to learn about membership levels and find out how to join!
     Public Reception 7 pm to 9 pm
            Live Music, Appetizers and Drinks

Saturday, December 2 - Art Show & Sale 10 am to 6 pm

Sunday, December 3 - Art Show & Sale 12 pm to 5 pm


New Freedom Outreach Center - Cornerstone Cafe

New Freedom will be doing a Living Nativity on Dec. 16th, from 2:30 - 4:30pm, at the skate park. They will a nativity scene set up with people dressed in costumes: Mary, Joseph, etc. the 3 wise men will bring gifts and shepherds will come to see Jesus. 

 

Cornerstone Cafe will be open at that time with free hot chocolate, coffee, and snacks.


Grace Place

Friday, December 15, 2017
Concert - Mountain City Music


 

2016 Snow sculptures were on view on 7th Street between Mountain Avenue and Massachusetts Avenue during the Snowfest event.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR SNOW SCULPTING TEAMS!
Here are the results of the judging:

1st Place = Team Merc

 

We want to give a HUGE SHOUT OUT to our sponsors (keep scrolling to see them all) and all of our volunteers as well as the sculptors.  

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We also want to thank our judges:

Jesse Summers, Charlotte Zink, Kitty Love



2017 Berthoud Snowfest Sponsors

 

Presenting Sponsors:

 


Official Sponsors:

 


 

Team Sponsors:

 

 


Team Meal Sponsors:


Poster Sponsors:

 

 

 

 

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Jan Grack and Virginia Huppe

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Welcome to the Featured Monthly Investor section, designed specifically to recognize those Berthoud Area chamber investors who not only reap the benefits of Chamber participation, but also contribute back for the good of the entire community.

Our September 2017 Featured Monthly Investor is Jan and Ken Grack. You can learn more about them and their contributions to the Berthoud Area Chamber.

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Featured Ambassador

Jan Grack and Virginia Huppe

Ken Grack Mobile RV Repair Service & Individual Member

Welcome to the Featured Monthly Investor section, designed specifically to recognize those Berthoud Area chamber investors who not only reap the benefits of Chamber participation, but also contribute back for the good of the entire community.

Our September 2017 Featured Monthly Investor is Jan Grack and Virginia Huppe. You can learn more about them and their contributions to the Berthoud Area Chamber.

Read More...
Featured Business

Jan and Ken Grack

Ken Grack Mobile RV Repair Service

Welcome to the Featured Monthly Investor section, designed specifically to recognize those Berthoud Area chamber investors who not only reap the benefits of Chamber participation, but also contribute back for the good of the entire community.

Our September 2017 Featured Monthly Investor is Jan and Ken Grack. You can learn more about them and their contributions to the Berthoud Area Chamber.

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