Alton Winter Carnival

February 7 – 14, 2021

This year we’re taking the Winter Carnival VIRTUAL!

Due to Covid-19 safety precautions we will not be able to host this large scale fundraising event in the form that we typically do. With that said, we are still committed to bringing some WINTER FUN to our community!!

We’ll be offering smaller (safer) sponsored events featuring an Ice Sculpture Walking Tour, Bob House Decorating Contest (email us by 2/12 to register) AND a virtual fundraising RAFFLE, with amazing products, services and gift certificates donated from members and surrounding businesses.


Bob House Decorating Contest

Thank you again to our participants and our sponsor Dockside NH for making everyone a winner with Dockside gift cards!!

 1st place

Bob House #4: Love Shack @B18” entered by Carli Peaslee

 2nd PLACE

Bob House #1: Alton Bay Lodge” entered by Paul LaRochelle

 3rd PLACE

Bob House #3: Tropical Paradise” entered by The Paradise Family

 4th PLACE

Bob House #2: Wanna Be Summer” entered by The Foley Family

 5th PLACE

Bob House #5: Cop Shack” entered by Bob and Donna LaChance


Virtual Raffle

A BIG thank you to all those who participated in our 2021 Winter Carnival Raffle! The Winners for each item are listed below. Winners should receive an email from the Alton Business Association to arrange pickup of prizes, but if you are listed below and haven’t seen an email from us, please check your junk mail and reach out to us at to arrange pickup of your prizes!

Raffle Item #1: $250 Gift Card to Citgo, Donated by Alton Circle Grocery

Winner: Donna Decareau

Raffle Item #2: $200 worth of Green Wood, Donated by Alton Excavation 

Winner: Roger Thivierge

Raffle Item #3: $40 in Gift Certificates towards Propane, Donated by Alton Home & Lumber

Winner: Cathy Moeller

Raffle Item #4: $50 worth of goodies from the Winter Survival Kit, Donated by Catchpenny 

Winner: Charlotte Finigan

Raffle Item #5: $200 Gift Card to Hannaford, Donated by Hannaford Grocery 

Winner: Lester Hancock

Raffle Item #6: $150 worth of goodies in a Winter Décor & Organizing Gift Basket, Donated by Inspiration for Organization 

Winner: Maureen Goff

Raffle Item #7: $250 worth of goodies, Donated by Irwin Marine 

Winner: Scott Marston

Raffle Item #8: $50 Gift Basket, Donated by K-9 Creations 

Winner: Cathy Moeller

Raffle Item #9: $50 in Gift Certificates, Donated by Katie’s Kitchen 

Winner: Belynda Littlefield

Raffle Item #10: $100 Gift Bag, Donated by Lake Life Brand 

Winner: Julia Gaynor

Raffle Item #11: $250 Nest Thermostat, Donated by Northeast Security Agency 

Winner: Kathleen Murphy

Raffle Item #12: $25 Git Certificate, Donated by Seacoast Spine & Sport Injuries Clinic 

Winner: Anne Pierce

Raffle Item #13: $300 Gift Basket + $50 Gift Card, Donated by Shibley’s at the Pier 

Winner: Andrea Knight

Raffle Item #14: $50 worth of goodies from Simple Beautiful Nails, Donated by Jennifer Osgood 

Winner: Lori Stephens

Raffle Item #15: $25 Gift Certificate, Donated by the Little Christmas Cottage 

Winner: Cathy Moeller

Raffle Item #16: $300 worth of Midweek Lift & Tubing Tickets, Donated by Gunstock Mountain Resort

Winner: Gail Glidden

Raffle Item #17: $50 towards a cut, deep condition, and blowout, Donated by Bella Winni Salon 

Winner: Michelle Mains


Winter Carnival Raffle

This on-line raffle will run from February 7-13th.

Winners will be announced on the ICE on February 14th at 11 am!

Winter Carnival 2020 Video 

Winter Carnival 2020 Photos 

Thank You to our Sponsors

While this event is hosted and sponsored by the ABA, it would not be possible without the help from our additional local business and community sponsors!!! You’ll see local businesses and organizations hosting certain events, providing services, and giving generous donations to our event contest winners!

If you’re a business or organization and interested in hosting an event, sponsorship, advertising, or making a donation please contact us or reference the respective links below for further information.

Support Our Mission

The ABA is a non-profit local association that is comprised of business members from Alton and surrounding town communities. Our MISSION is to promote the commercial interests and welfare of the Alton community. We gladly accept and appreciate DONATIONS at any time to support the numerous events, fundraisers and donations to charities our association provides!

The Alton Business Association works to promote the commercial interests and welfare of Alton, New Hampshire and the surrounding area, by supporting new and existing businesses.  Working with community members and municipal representatives, we promote local economic development and enhanced quality of life for our residents, businesses and visitors.

Alton Business Association

PO Box 1641
Alton, NH 03809