City crews install the Christmas tree at YPAC, in preparation for Winterfest.

The city of Yucaipa is excited to announce the annual Yucaipa Winterfest. The one-day festival will take place Saturday, Nov. 27, from noon. to 9 p.m. in Historic Uptown Yucaipa. Festival entry is free and all ages are welcomed. This year’s activities include live entertainment, Santa’s Village, a Kids Zone, photos with Santa, snow zone, a tree lighting ceremony, food and merchandise vendors, a beer and wine garden, an ice rink, and so much more. Live musical headliners will include North Benched, Jingle 5, District 909, Active Church, Yucaipa Dance, and North Pole Rock n’ Roll. Dozens of local artisans and food vendors will also line the streets of Uptown, adjacent to local storefronts which will be open for window shopping all day. Uptown Ice Rink The brand-new Uptown Ice Rink in Historic Uptown Yucaipa opens Nov. 27. The rink features 2,400 square feet of skating space, complimentary gliders, fire pits, DJ entertainment every Friday and Saturday night, private event space and holiday treats provided by The Gingerbread Shop. Winterfest ice rink hours – Saturday, Nov. 27, from noon to 9 p.m. Skating times: Noon, 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 6 p.m. , 7:30 p.m. Pricing: $15 (Children 3-11) and $20 (Adults 12 and over) Children under 2 are free with paying adult. Skate rentals are included, and each skate session is one-hour. Sessions

session is one hour. Sessions are non-refundable and all sales are final. Ice skating tickets will be available for purchase at the ice rink booth during Winterfest. Uptown Ice Rink hours and pricing Open from Nov. 28 through Jan. 2 Tuesday – Thursday: 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sessions: 4:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 7:30 to 9 p.m. Ages 3-11: $10 Ages 12 and over: $15 Friday – Sunday: Noon – 10 p.m. Sessions: noon, 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 9 p.m. Ages 3-11: $15 Ages 12 and over: $20 Each skating session includes skate rental. Children under 2 are free with paying adult. Dec. 24: Closed Dec. 25: Open 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Dec. 31 and Jan. 1: Open normal hours To purchase tickets, reserve fire pits and party packages, visit Call the box office at 1-909-500-7714, or visit 12062 California St., Yucaipa, CA 92399. Box office hours are Wednesday through Saturday 4 to 8 p.m. For more information about Winterfest or the ice skating rink, please visit the Winterfest section of the city of Yucaipa’s website:


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