Tonawanda News — Other events are:
• THURSDAY: Adult Winterfest Dance, 7 to 10 p.m., Town of Tonawanda Senior Center, 291 Ensminger Road. Cost is $7; preregistration is necessary. Call 874-3266.
• FRIDAY: Free recreational skating, 6:45 to 8:15 p.m., Lincoln Arena, 1200 Parker Blvd. Winterfest wine sampling, 7 to 10 p.m., Town of Tonawanda Senior Center. Tickets for the wine tasting must be purchased in advance.
• SATURDAY: All events are at Lincoln Arena or park. Girls 12U Lighting Hockey, 8:30 a.m. Grill at the Dome one pitch men’s outdoor softball tournament, starting at 10 a.m. (Preregistration required; call 831-1001). Thunder Select hockey games vs. Coronation, 10 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Ice-carving demonstration. Skating lessons exhibit, 3 to 4 p.m. Mini-Mite hockey games, 4:15 to 6:15 p.m. Family activities, balloons in DFK Pavilion, hayrides in Lincoln Park, noon to 4 p.m. Saxman Slim performs from 1 to 2 p.m. and Mr. NO The Balloon Guy performs from 2 to 4 p.m. in the pavilion. Fire pit starting at 6:15 p.m. Fireworks at 6:30 p.m. Bryan Berhalter performs from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Free recreational skate from 7 to 9:30 p.m.
• SUNDAY: 3 on 3 youth hockey tournament at Lincoln and Brighton arenas, 7 to 11:15 a.m. (Registration is finished.) Town police vs. Ellwood Firemen charity hockey exhibition game, 11:30 a.m. Co-ed adult outdoor softball tournament starts at noon. Snow disc golf takes place. Family activities from 1 to 5 p.m. at Lincoln Park, including snowmobile rides and hayrides from 1 to 4:45 p.m. Free family skate, carnival and music from 1 to 3 p.m. at Lincoln Arena. Magician Robert Allen, 2 p.m. in the DFK Pavilion. Twelfth annual Winterfest Classic featuring Ken East Federation vs. Ken West Federation hockey, 3:45 to 5:45 p.m. “Monsters University” shown outside, 6 p.m., Lincoln Arena. Recreational skate, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. International Model Boat demonstration, noon to 4 p.m., Aquatic & Fitness Center. UNYTS blood drive, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Aquatic & Fitness Center. Free recreational swim with disc jockey, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Aquatic & Fitness Center.