Brewer Kicks Off Winterfest 

The City of Brewer kicks off their 7th Annual Winterfest Celebration Friday.The events get started Friday night with an ice carving demonstration in front of the Muddy Rudder, along with a cocktail reception, live music, and fireworks.Then on Saturday, the fun kicks off with a french toast breakfast at the Brewer Auditorium followed by family fun games and activities until 1:00 pm.They’re also offering an ice carving contest, chili chowder cook off, and a Snowball Dance.Organizers say it’s a good time to celebrate.”Especially this year, with the economy so bad, it brings people together. It gets them outdoors to participate in the Brewer Winterfest.”You can find a complete list of the schedule at the City of Brewer website, it’s