On Saturday, February 11th Chapman Elementary is hosting its first Winter Festival. Let’s come together and bring light and warmth to our community during the cold winter season.

February 11, 2023 from 3:30-6:30pm
At Chapman Elementary School

Free to Attend with RSVP



1 ticket required for most activities. Tickets are 3 for $5 and will be available for pick up at the event. (Outreach tickets available). We will also be selling tickets live from the covered area at 2:15pm pick-ups on February 3 and Friday, February 10th!

TICKETED ACTIVITIES

Chili Cook-off Competition Samples

Bake-off Competition Samples

Raffles for really fun prizes

Winter themed carnival games (snowball toss, indoor bowling, and more)

Fun winter craft stations


FREE ACTIVITIES – No ticket required

Free Hot Chocolate Bar

Music & dancing

Baby goat petting zoo

Photo Ops.


THIS JUST IN: IT’S NOW FREE TO SIGN UP!!!!!!

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP EXTENDED TO WEDNESDAY, FEB 8TH

WHO: Anyone from our community can compete. You can join the competition solo, or form a small team. Parents, teachers & Staff, and all kids are welcome to be a part of this fun competition.

WHAT: Do you have a secret family recipe, or are you particularly creative in the kitchen? We want to know, actually taste, what you can make. Any variation of chili or homemade dessert is welcome!
All varieties of chili and baked goods are welcome. Entries will be judged based on taste and creativity!

WHERE: The Bake-off and Chili Cook-off competitions will take place in the cafeteria of Chapman Elementary School during our Chapman Winter Festival.

WHEN: February 11th, 2023 (Winners chosen by panel of judges at 5:30pm)

WHY: Because it’s fun!

HOW: Sign-ups for both competitions will be available starting January 6th on the Friends of Chapman Website. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE HOW!


Register HERE and you will receive a follow-up email from our team with more details!

All pies, cakes, and cookies are welcome. Please consider major allergens when choosing your recipe.

Bring your item to our Winter Festival, in a serving container, with a serving utensil, at 3:00pm.

Please provide at least 15 servings (the more the better)


Register HERE and you will receive a follow-up email from our team with more details!

All types of Chili are welcome. Spicy or mild, red or white. You decide!

Bring your item to our Winter Festival, in a crockpot, with a serving utensil, at 3:00pm.

Please provide at least 15 servings (the more the better)

Contact Tricia Dahms at tricia.dahms@gmail.com or Cassie Adams-Harford at c.adamsharford@gmail.com with questions or to volunteer.