The Hoffman Estates Park District (HE Parks) is hoping for snow on Sat., Dec. 9 when its annual Winter Fest takes place. The free event, held at the district's Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club (BPCCC) runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and features sleigh rides, ice sculptures, crafts, games and s'mores. Winter Fest runs concurrently with Breakfast with Santa, also held at BPCCC. Admission to Winter Fest is free, as well as visits with Santa. However, there is a fee per person for breakfast.