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Winterfest makes a comeback

Winterfest will be back this winter – but not on Main Street.

It’s a shame, said Jamie Jessen as she addressed the city council on behalf of the Sundance Chamber of Commerce. But at this time, it’s the only way to keep the popular event going.

Jessen and chamber president Sheryl Klocker visited the council to iron out some of the finer details for the event, which centers around the sport of ski joring.

Winterfest is scheduled for February 4, 2023, Jessen said, and will be taking place at the county fairgrounds.

The reason for this, she explained, is that there are “too many variables” for the...