What: Maine Lakes Winter Carnival 2019
Where: 720 South Bridgton Road, Bridgton, Maine
When: Feb. 16
Junior fishing derby, food trucks, polar dip, ice bar, horse-drawn wagon rides and more.
What: Ice Harvesting & Winter Carnival 2019
Where: The Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, 58 Cleveland Hill Road, Tamworth, N.H.
When: Feb. 16, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Take part in a historic New England tradition -- ice harvesting! Celebrate winter with fun outdoor activities, and try your hand at harvesting ice on the farm pond. Visit farm animals, enjoy winter games and crafts, and warm up with Farmhouse Kitchen favorites. Music by Brier Hill Band in the Hearth Room. Try a winter-themed craft or go on a scavenger hunt; take a ride on antique Model A and Model T Ford snowmobiles; build a snowman; "Our Medicine Through Time" exhibit
What: Brattleboro Winter Carnival 2019
Where: Living Memorial Park and other locations, Brattleboro, Vt.
When: Feb. 16-24
Nine days of events for all ages: junior Olympics, pancake breakfast, children's cooking classes, adult comedy show, figure-skating show, children's show, variety show, queen and princess pageants, chili cook-off.
What: Greenville Inn Chocolate Festival 2019
Where: Masonic Temple, 281 Pritham Ave., Greenville, Maine
When: Feb. 17, 1-4 p.m.
Choose 12 samples from a selection of 31 chocolate delights, including candies, truffles, cakes, puddings and a chocolate fountain; also silent auctions.
What: Wentworth by the Sea Winter Wine Festival 2019
Where: Wentworth by the Sea Hotel, 588 Wentworth Road, New Castle, N.H.
When: Ends Feb. 17
Winter Wine Festival at Wentworth By the Sea is a tour of the world's best wines, most illustrious winemakers and deliciously paired menus; festival offers dinners, tastings flight nights, bubbles and jazz brunches
Big tasting Feb. 15, 6-8:30 p.m., in the ballroom; choose from a vast array of wines in this walk-around event with numerous wine and food stations; live jazz.
Grand Vintner's Dinner, featuring Caymus wines, is Feb. 16, reception at 6 p.m., four-course dinner at 7.
What: Lyndon/Burke Snowflake Festival 2019
Where: Various locations, Lyndon, Vt.
When: Feb. 18-March 3
Enjoy pancake breakfasts, spaghetti dinners, ski races, snow-sculpture contest, hockey games, ice skating, moonlit Nordic treks, arts and crafts, and more for the whole family.
What: Colebrook Kiwanis Winter Carnival 2019
Where: Colebrook Country Club, 15 Abenaki Lane (Route 26), Colebrook, N.H.
When: Feb. 23
A fun-filled day featuring an adult bocce tournament, children's box sled races, dog sled rides and more.
What: Look Park Winter Carnival 2019
Where: Look Memorial Park, 300 North Main St., Florence, Mass.
When: Feb. 23, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Carnival games, food and fun. Bring your Christmas tree before Feb. 20 to add to the Christmas Tree Burn.
What: Mount Washington Chocolate Festival 2019
Where: Selected Inns and Businesses in Mount Washington Valley, Intervale, N.H.
When: Feb. 24, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
What: Memphremagog Ice Skating Festival 2019
Where: Kingdom Games, 649 Sunset Acres, Newport, Vt.
When: March 2-3
Three days of ice skating and competitions on Lake Memphremagog.
What: Mardi Gras Village Winterfest 2019 at Stratton Mountain
Where: Stratton Mountain Resort 5 Village Lodge Road, South Londonderry, Vt.
When: March 30
Stratton celebrates Mardi Gras with an authentic crawfish boil, jambalaya form the large kettle, Hurricane cocktails, pond skimming, live music, Penguin Plunge and apres party.
What: WINEterfest Weekend 2019
Where: Newport Vineyards, 909 East Main Road, Middletown, R.I.
When: Feb. 15-17
WINEterfest Speakeasy Soiree opens the weekend Feb. 15, 7-10 p.m.; dance the night away with Miss Katie Kleyla and a Speakeasy Jazz Band, wine, Prohibition-style cocktails and handcrafted light fare. Speakeasy attire and flair encouraged.
WINEterfest kicks in Feb. 16 and 17, noon-5 p.m.; two days full of grape-stomping, wine-tasting and beer-tasting at the new onsite brewery Taproot Brewing Co.; live music at the ice wine bar; snacks from the culinary team.
What: Newport Winter Festival 2019
Where: Various locations, Newport, R.I.
When: Feb. 15-24
Highlighted events include the Children's Fair, Chili Cook-Off, Princess Party and exciting, fun concerts by the Jimmy Buffett tribute band Changes in Latitude and more.
What: 2019 Sandwich Winter Flea Market
Where: American Legion Hall, 20 Route 130, Sandwich, Mass.
When: Feb. 16
Vendors showcasing and selling antiques, collectibles, art, books, toys, jewelry, seasonal items, glassware and more; food will be available for sampling and purchase.
What: Chester Winter Carnivale 2019
Where: Main Street, Chester Village Center, Chester, Conn.
When: Feb. 16-17
Historic and picturesque village of Chester hosts street performers, ice carvers, chili cooks, tractor drivers and more.
What: Winter at Fruitlands
Where: Fruitlands Museum, 102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard
When: Every Saturday and Sunday through March 24, noon to 4 p.m.
Fruitlands is open for indoor and outdoor explorations. Bring boots, sleds, snowshoes or cross-country skis, and explore Fruitlands's hills and woodland trails. A staff member can recommend trails and answer questions. There's a fire outside the Wayside Gallery and hot chocolate inside the building. Indoors, enjoy cozy seating, children's books and games. The gift shop is open. The first and third Saturday of each month, young children, are welcome to Saturday Storytime at 2 p.m.
What: North Adams Winterfest 2019
Where: Downtown and other locations, North Adams, Mass.
When: Feb. 16-17
Saturday in the downtown: Fun in the snow at Colegrove Park; ice-sculpting at Main/Eagle/Holden streets; winter farmer and artisan market at 85 Main St.; hot cocoa, cookies and face-painting; chowder competition at 85 Main St.; community campfire at Holden and Main streets; horse-drawn wagon rides; ice skating and free skate rentals at Vietnam Veterans Memorial Skating Rink, 1267 Church St.
Sunday at Windsor Lake: Windsor Lake, 200 Windsor Lake Road (corner of Kemp and Bradley); enjoy outdoor fun like sledding and snow tubing, building snow creatures, tossing snowballs, and exploring the trails around the lake by snowshoe, boot or cross-country ski. Campfire and hot cocoa at Valley Campground beach 2-4 p.m.