Committee Members & Volunteers


  • Ellen Karadimas: Chairman & Founder of Ellington's Winterfest
  • Sue Phillips: Director of Hall Memorial Library
  • Jack Rich and Gary Feldman: Coordinators of the Ellington Volunteer Fire Department's "Torchlight Parade" during Winterfest
  • Sharon McLaughlin: Liaison - Ellington Congregational Church
  • Dave Milnes: Santa Claus
  • Leslie Caron: Mrs. Claus
  • Jack Hagopian: Frosty the Snowman.
  • Anonymous Volunteer: Rudolph-the-Red-Nosed-Reindeer
  • Kathy Heminway: Gazebo 
  • Tim Adams:  Chorus and P.A. System

Special Thanks


Also, big thanks to:
  • Nancy Long, of the Ellington Historical Society for preparing the Nellie McKnight Museum
  • Ellington Women's Club for treats and hot chocolate
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints for their "Live Nativity"
  • Express Verizon for contributing Rudolph's costume
  • Ellington's Public Works Department
  • Town Constables
  • Ellington Volunteer Fire Department, and a myriad of volunteers for all the work they do
Frosty the Snowman mascot sitting at a desk