Snow Day Activities

It’s almost that time of the year again, winter time. A time filled with chilly days and freezing nights, what’s not to love about winter. The real question is finding a way to enjoy a snowy day.

One thing you can do on a snowy day is go sledding, you could also build a snowman or have a snowball fight with others. There are a few locations close to campus that have great sledding and outdoor conditions whenever there is snowfall. Bundle up in warm clothing and grab your sled, there are plenty of areas for you to enjoy outdoor activities.

Another activity that you can partake in is ice skating. There are a few local indoor skating rinks in the area including the Pekin Memorial Ice Arena in Pekin and the Owens Center in Peoria. Each facility offers affordable skating prices and rental skates for people to use. Go grab your skates and head over to the rink for a good time with friends or family.

The last thing you could do is make hot chocolate. What better way to warm yourself up than to drink hot chocolate. It’s easy to make and the end result is worth the wait. You can even wrap yourself up in a blanket, turn on a movie, and sip down some hot chocolate.

Here are a few activities for you to think about the next time you need something to do on a snowy day. Make the best of your time whether it’s cold or warm outside.