Once again, a full slate of winter events is being planned for the Presidents Day Weekend Winter Festival in Mayville - one of the largest winter festivals in the region - which is organized annually by the Mayville/Chautauqua Community Chamber of Commerce. The lineup includes snowmobile rides, a flare parade, fireworks, kids' corner crafts, chili cook-off, kids snow slides, snowball distance throwing contest, snowman/animal making contest, ice carving, broomball, snowshoe demonstrations, a polar bear swim, presidential costumer contest, a snowball dance, and lighting of the ice castle. Many of these events will be held weather permitting. Major sponsors of the Presidents Day Weekend Winter Festival are: Media One Group, Town of Chautauqua, Clark Patterson Lee Architectural Engineering Firm/Habiterra, Operating Engineers Local 17- Apprenticeship Program, Felony Entertainment LLC, Chautauqua Suites-Olives Restaurant-Bellini Lounge, Lakeview Hotel/The Docks Restaurant, and Chautauqua Marina. Platinum Sponsors are: M & T Bank Mayville Branch, Webb's Captain's Table Restaurant and The Cottage Collection, and Lictus Keystone. For a complete schedule of events and sponsors, please visit the Winter Festival Event page on the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce website or on the Winter Festival Facebook page