2014 Jumpfest Weekend

Directors of the Salisbury Winter Sports Association (SWSA) are planning a bigger and better Jumpfest Winter Festival this February 7th through 9th with both added events and an expansion of old favorites.

Friday Feb 7: Chili Cookoff, Taget Jumping and Human Dogsled Race

Saturday Feb 8: Junior Jumping, Salisbury Invitational Jumping, Ice Carving, SnowBall Dance

Sunday Feb 9: U.S. Eastern Ski Jumping Championships

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2014 Human Dogsled Race



The crowd favorite Human Dog Sled Race is back again this year as part of Salisbury Winter Sports Association’s (SWSA) Jumpfest Winter Festival in Salisbury CT.

And for added excitement, the event will be held under the lights as part of Friday Nite Lights, on Feb 7 at Satre Hill.
Jumpfest organizers are still looking for more entrants in the fun competition which involves six-person teams (five pulling and one riding) running a .3 mile course pulling a sled of the team’s own design.

“It’s growing bigger every year,” said SWSA president Ken Barker. “And... read more

2014 Jumpfest Winter Festival Complete Schedule

  2014 Schedule of Events and Happenings - UPDATED!

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Pre Jumpfest Warm Up

Warm-up to Jumpfest

Friday January 31st
Juried, Winter Themed Art Show opening Reception at Trinity Church in Lime Rock, CT from 5-7pm. Includes wine and hors d’oeurves. Free.

Saturday February 1st.
11:15 am-12:30 pm, Hockey game at Salisbury School, Salisbury Red Hawks Bantams vs. Hudson Valley Polar Bears. Free.

Opening reception for Higher.Faster.Farther., a ski-jumping-Themed Invitational Photography Show at the Academy Building, Main St. Salisbury from 4-6 pm. Beer wine and cookies provided. Free.

Winter Warmer fundraiser cocktail party to support Jumpfest Winter Festival, 6 pm-8:30 pm. $30 per... read more

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