Here’s a winter fun and games “advisory” – come on out to O’Fallon, Missouri’s 3rd Annual Cabin Fever Daze at O’Fallon Sports Park and play nine holes of mini-golf, line up for a game of Human Foosball, grab a partner for Snowplow Backseat Driver, go for a stroll in a human-sized hamster ball and more, free!
The family-friendly festival features free admission, parking and a host of free activities on Saturday, January 24, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, January 25, from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Vendors will provide delicious food and beverages for sale, and a free heat retreat tent will be on site to ward off winter chills. The park is located at 3589 Highway K (63368).
Free activities and entertainment scheduled for O’Fallon’s Cabin Fever Daze include:
- Mini Golf – Play nine holes of mini-golf right on the Cabin Fever Daze festival grounds.
- Gateway Sled Dog Club race and demonstrations – Enjoy the performances and chat with sled dog experts about getting involved in Nordic activities with your pet.
- Palm Trio – Warm up in the heat retreat tent with live Caribbean pop and steel drum music performed from noon to 3 p.m. each day.
- The Hockey Circus Show – This funny, one-of-a-kind tribute to hockey includes acrobatics performed on hockey skates, juggling and a post-event meet-and-greet with Paz.
- Snowplow Backseat Driver – You’ll need a buddy for this event: a driver to push a wheelbarrow through the course and a passenger. The passenger must be good at directions because the driver will be wearing snow-covered goggles!
- SnowSpike Volleyball – Play volleyball with wacky wintertime rules!
- Clash of the Climates – Pick your side, summer or winter, for this fun twist on tug-of-war!
- Human Foosball – Compete in a life-sized version of foosball, moving side-to-side in coordination with your teammates.
- Human Sphere – Find out how much fun it is to be a hamster by rolling around in a giant, inflatable, see-through ball.
- Arctic Arcade – Free! Try a skiing simulator, a skate simulator, penguin bowling and more.
- Snowball Blitz – Charge the opposition using snowballs to tag and eliminate the other team’s players and capture their flag!
- Freeze Your Buns Trivia Run – Up to four players at a time can test their knowledge of winter trivia! Be ready to move because points go to the quickest player who can physically deliver the answer.
- Field Broomball – Play this fun, hockey-esque game with friends, a ball and some brooms.
- Snowshoe Obstacle Course – Strap on a pair of snowshoes and have fun trekking up, down and all around the wacky Snowshoe Obstacle Course!
- Fruit Cake Chuckin’ – Load a sling shot with fruit cake and fire away!
- Snowflake Toss – Test your quarterbacking skills by tossing a football through giant snowflakes.
- More fun – Free martial arts and ice carving demonstrations.
Be a part of the festival as a volunteer! Visit O’Fallon’s Volunteer Services webpage at www.ofallon.mo.us/Volunteer. Or contact Volunteer Services at 636-379-5417 or firstname.lastname@example.org.