4 Fun Winter Events Near Camden, Maine

Like many Northeastern towns, there are so many winter events in Camden, Maine, and beyond. From skiing, to live music, to relaxation, there is much to be done. To help you plan your winter stay, Glenmoor by the Sea has put together a list of our favorite winter events near Camden. 
Women Toboggan Fest Team in pink outfits

Winter Events Near Camden

1. U.S. National Toboggan Championships

Where: Camden Snow Bowl - 20 Barnestown Road Camden, ME 04843

When: 2/13/23 - 2/5/23

Details: Register to compete in the 2023 U.S. National Toboggan Championships (pictured above) or just attend to witness all of the action. The Toboggan Championships began in 1991 as part of the Camden Snow Bowl and continues to be a popular winter event in Maine. More than 400 teams compete with participants coming from all over the country. Don't miss out on a weekend full of adrenaline, fun, and hot cocoa! Learn more about the Toboggan Championships in Camden, Maine.

2. Camden Winterfest

Where: Camden Public Library Amphitheatre & Harbor Park

When: 1/28/23, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Camden Winterfest 2022 consists of a few events throughout the day. At 11:00 am, teams will create frozen ice masterpieces. During this time there will also be food, drink, music, an art exhibit, and a book sale. At 12:00 pm, there will be a doggy fashion show. No pre-registration is required so bring your pups! Then, at 1:15 pm there will be a Family Story Walk where you can take and make crafts. Lastly, the day will end with a polar plunge into Camden Harbor! Learn more about this awesome winter event in Camden.

3. Carnavale in Portland

Where: Portland's Eastern Prom - Cutter St, Portland, ME 04101

When: 3/8/23 - 3/12/23

Details: Experience all the fun of Carnavale ME from Thursday, 2/17 to Saturday, 2/26. There are so many events to choose from throughout, but some include: Fire & Ice Gala, ice sculptures, live music, fireworks, food, drink, and you can even see Scotty McCreery perform! Learn more about it and buy your tickets!

4. Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge

Where: The Samoset resort - 220 Warrenton St., Rockport, Maine

When: 1/13 - 1/15/23 & 1/20 - 1/21/23

Details: The Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge consists of thousands of pounds of crystal clear ice and is considered one of the coolest bars in the Northeast. After enjoying the chilling experience of the Glacier Ice Bar and Lounge, you can step inside and enjoy the warmth and comfort of the lounge. Make sure to buy your tickets in advance! You can also learn more about it on Samoset's website.