Alton Winter Carnival

February 19, 2023

Please come join the Alton community on and off the ICE for some outdoor WINTER fun!
❄️ This is a FREE admission event and is sponsored by the Alton Business Association! Local businesses sponsor events and provide raffle + prize items!! Be sure to stop at the ABA booth to purchase raffle tickets.
❄️We’re accepting sponsorships, raffle donations and food/vendor applications until 1/31/23. Please see our Facebook Event Page for the most up to date and how to sign-up! 
❄️❄️❄️ Featured Events ❄️❄️❄️
• Chowder-Fest (local restaurants will be at the Bay for you to sample + vote on the best chowdah!)
• Ice Sculpture Walking Tour & Day of Demo by Ice Designs by Jeff Day
• Crazy Hat Contest- Most creative wins a prize!
•Bob House Decorating Contest  
• Horse Sleigh Rides by Bruce Locke Horse Draw Rides- Nothing like a dash across the ice to embrace the season. (A charge does apply for this event.)  
• Kid’s Craft Warming Hut, Sponsored by Alton Parks & Recreation
•Food Vendors – Specialty food from your local favorite places! LIST COMING SOON!

•Outdoor Beer + Chili Bar at Shibley’s at the Pier lower deck! 

Vendor Tents/Tables- on and off the ice!
• Ice Skating Rink provided by Alton Fire Department
• MORE EVENTS WILL BE POSTED SOON! If you’re interested in hosting an EVENT at Winter Carnival, please email us!  
•Be Local • Buy Local • Support Local
Questions? Email us at
❄️ We hope to see you on the ICE for this fun outdoor WINTER community-building event!

*** Featured Food & Event Vendors ***

Our Vendor List updated weekly through 1/30/23! 


Good Eatz 603

Katie’s Kitchen

Lakes Region Lakers Youth Hockey Association

Uncle Joey’s Cannoli

Ways to Get Involved 

We’re always looking for volunteers though so please email us if you’d like to join in and help with this Winter Fun Community Event!   



PLATINUM SPONSORS ($1,000 or more):


DIAMOND SPONSORS ($750 – $999):

GOLD SPONSORS ($500 -$749): 


SILVER SPONSORS ($250 – $499):

BRONZE SPONSOR ($100 – $249):

“ICE-DIAMOND DONORS” (donated raffle item valued at $500 or more):

EVENT DONORS (donated raffle items):

Alton Circle Grocery


Winter Carnival 2020 Video Highlights 

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

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