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The Winter Open Presented by 1st Source Bank

November 25, 2022 at 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

We’re celebrating the official opening of ice skating season with activities and everyone is invited. The park will be bustling with holiday excitement, so sip, skate, and shop your way around Howard Park.

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Winter Open

Everyone is invited for an entire day full of fun and free activities for every age.

  • 10:00 AM: Irish Figure Skating Club
  • 10:20 AM: River City Rovers
  • 10:30 AM: Complimentary donuts and hot chocolate available (first come, first served until gone)
  • 11:00 AM: First session of the ice skating season begins
  • 12:30 PM: FREE face paint and balloon artist for kids
  • 1:00 PM: Special character appearances including Spark, The Grinch, Frozone, Elsa, and more!
  • 2:30 PM: Frosty the Snowman movie inside the Event Center Centier Commons
  • 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Winter Market begins inside Howard Park Event Center
  • 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM: DJ

Howard Holiday Market

Located inside the Howard Park Event Center, it’s the perfect opportunity to start your holiday shopping from local, unique vendors.

  • 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Friday
  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Saturday
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November 25, 2022
10:00 am - 8:00 pm


Howard Park
219 S St Louis Blvd
South Bend, IN 46617 United States
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(574) 299-4765
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