Columbus State University to Host WinterFest Community Event

Columbus State University is transforming campus into a winter wonderland for the annual WinterFest community event. Free and open to the public, WinterFest is scheduled for Nov. 27 from 6-9 p.m. on Columbus State's main campus.

WinterFest activities will include:
" Holiday performances from local schools and organizations
" Rides and games with prizes
" Hot chocolate and holiday treats
" Lighting of the campus holiday tree and clock tower
" Fireworks
" Photos with Santa, Elsa from Frozen, and Paw Patrol
" Holiday craft stations from around the world

CSU Police will be at the event to collect donations for Cougars for Causes, a holiday fundraising drive benefitting local area nonprofits. Attendees may bring canned goods, toys or toiletry items as a donation for the drive.

Winter Fest is co-sponsored by CSU and the CSU Alumni Association. The event is free, and no tickets or pre-registration are required. For more information, visit or call 706-507-8730.