Winter Fest comes to Ritzville once a year, and serves as the kickoff to all holiday events within the community.
In keeping with tradition, the 2020 festivities will being with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on the front lawn of the Ritzville Public Library. Social distancing measures will be in place and masks will be required for those attending.
The event will also be streamed on Facebook Live through the Ritzville Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page. The event will take place on Friday, December 4, at 5:30 p.m.
This year, community members are being asked to decorate ornaments to be hung on the Christmas tree in order to celebrate our community and bring some extra holiday cheer back to Ritzville, especially after a long year.