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Erin Lopes (left) and Abby Chace stand in front of one of the many Christmas trees at Winterfest.

Photo Gallery: East Providence Winterfest 2014

Photo Gallery: East Providence Winterfest 2014

EAST PROVIDENCE — “April” showers, unfortunately, greeted the opening of the annual December East Providence Winterfest Saturday evening, but several hearty souls still descended upon the Senior Grounds to view the displays and welcome Santa Claus to town. East Providence Post photographer Tim Marshall chronicled the event in the photo gallery below.


Third annual East Providence Rec Department ‘Winterfest’ lights up

EAST PROVIDENCE — The third annual East Providence Recreation Department “Winterfest” came alive Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Senior Center grounds located on Waterman Avenue. Dozens of trees sponsored by city businesses and families dot the walkway in the Senior Center courtyard. Santa Claus arrived to light the winter landscape of trees that will remain

Photos by Rich Dionne
East Providence Vo-Tech students from lower left, Nathan Wilkerson, Jordan Williams, Roberto Garcia, Mark Bianco, construction teacher Tom Galligan, row 2, Aidan Mota, James Ricci Jacob Otton, Brandon Kelly, Ty Ignacio and Pat Perry.

CTC students build scale model of East Providence City Hall for Winterfest display

EAST PROVIDENCE – East Providence Career and Technical Center construction class students have once again built a submission for use throughout the season at the Recreation Department “Winterfest” display, which opens Saturday, Dec. 7, on the Senior Center grounds off Waterman Avenue. Two years after building a model replica of the Looff Carousel, the EPCTC

The Crescent Park/Looff Carousel tree lighting event took place in Riverside on Saturday, Nov. 30.

Holiday tree lighting season begins in earnest in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — The holiday tree lighting season and appearance by “Santa Claus” locally began in earnest last weekend with the annual Crescent Park/Looff Carousel event held Saturday, Nov. 30. Santa arrived to the Carousel by escort of the East Providence Fire Department. The Carousel Commission oversaw the event, which included the tree lighting and