Celebrate the holidays on the ice with Santa and his elves. Photo ops are available along with cookies and punch. Come dressed in your best ugly holiday sweater for a chance to win prizes! Admission is $6 per person plus $3 for skate rental.
15 Saturday / December 15, 2018
01:30 pm to 03:00 pm
Frank Southern Ice Arena, 2100 S Henderson St, Bloomington, IN 47401
1 Tuesday / January 1, 2019
Fairfax State Recreation Area
Registration/Check-In at Bay View Shelter: 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Run/Walk Start Time: 3:30 p.m.
This is an untimed, non-competitive run/walk. Choose from a 3.7 mile or 1.3 mile course.
Advance Registration is $15 – Deadline is December 30
• Advance registration is ONLINE only at http://bit.ly/firstday2019
• Advance registration includes the post-event appetizer buffet at the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn (located inside Fairfax SRA).
• First 300 people to ADVANCE register receive a commemorative patch AND a $15 gift certificate for the restaurants at the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn.
Same-day registration is $15
• Same-day registration includes the post-event appetizer buffet at the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn (located inside Fairfax SRA).
Post-event drawing! All attendees get a ticket for the prize drawing, which includes prizes from the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn and Marina and a 2019 Indiana State Parks Annual Entrance Permit.
Special note for leisurely walkers: If you choose the longer course, please be aware that the courses officially close 90 minutes after the start and the appetizer buffet in the Fourwinds shuts down at 5:30 p.m.
3.7 mile course: https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/16519698
1.3 mile course: https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/16519720
We do allow dogs to participate in this event. They must be on a leash of 6′ or less at all times, and we ask that you begin the run/walk at the back of the group. Dogs are not permitted inside the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn (where the post-event buffet and prize drawing are held).
Questions? Contact the Paynetown Activity Center on Monroe Lake at 812-837-9967 or email Jill Vance at jvance@dnr.IN.gov.
This event is co-sponsored by Monroe Lake (an Indiana State Park) and the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn and Marina. Proceeds support public events, programs, and interpretation at Monroe Lake.