Skiing - Cross Country skiers are offered more than 36 miles of trails. Beginner to expert trails are to be found at Iverson Park, Plover River Trail, Schmeeckle and Standing Rocks. For information on snow conditions please contact the Portage County Parks Dept. at 715-346-1433 or City Parks at 715-346-1531.
Downhill Skiing - is available at Standing Rocks, for more information call 715-346-1433.
Sledding - Iverson Park Winter Sports Area - Hillcrest Drive in Stevens Point. There are 4 sled and saucer hills, one hill specifically for children under 6. Two toboggan slides, warming house, ice-skating and groomed cross country skiing trail. Dependent on weather conditions. stevenspoint.com/wintersports
Snowmobiling - Portage County has more than 30 miles of scenic groomed trails. Call for information on trails and conditions 715-343-6277. Call the Convention & Visitors Bureau for a trail map. 715-344-2556
Sleigh Rides - Wild West Campground & Corral - 9495 Hwy 54 Amherst. Call to make sure of winter condition. 715-824-5112 www.wildwestcampground.com
Ice Skating - Public ice skating at the KB Willett Arena Call for time and dates. 715-346-1576
Snowshoeing - the Ice Age Trail call 715-344-0686
Allen F Blocher Planetarium - Public programs on Sundays at UWSP 715-346-2139; Mar 1, 8, 29 Chasing the Ghost Particle. Free admission.
Mar 27-29 - Golden Sands Home Builders Assoc Home & Garden Show Fri 5-8pm; Sat 10am-4pm; Sun 10am-2pm. Holiday Inn Convention Center 715-341-3536
Tour the Breweries - A winter weekend exploring the Art of Brewing in Portage County.
Four wonderful breweries have made the area their home. Some serve food, most have tours or tastings but all have their very special brews available. Check Location to find out more about them.
Mar 7 - Point Bock Run Stevens Point Brewery 2617 Water St, Stevens Point 715-344-9310 PointBockRun.com
THE ART SCENE
Gallery Q Artists' Cooperative - 1108 Main St. Stevens Point
Scarabocchio Art Museum - 800 Main St. Stevens Point Open Mon-Thurs 10am-4pm.
Riverfront Arts Center - 1200 Crosby Ave. Stevens Point The Fine Art Gift Gallery 715-343-6251 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mar 21 Tomorrow River Concerts Presents: Anne Hills 7:30 pm Lettie Jensen Community Center 487 N. Main St. Amherst. 715-824-5202 JensenCenter.org
Feb 27-Mar 1 & Mar 4-7 UWSP Theatre & Dance: On the Twentieth Century Fri & Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm 715-346-4429 UWSP.edu/theatre-dance
Mar 7 UWSP Performing Arts Series Presents: Kenney's Kitchen 7:30pm UW-Stevens Point, Michelsen Hall, 1800 Portage St. Stevens Point 715-346-2043 UWSP.edu/urc