Winterfest is a youth group retreat, planned, organized and directed by local PNW youth leaders. The Winterfest concept is the big-event gathering of youth for the Church of God. Hundreds of youth gather together. The program is designed for ages 13-up. Winterfest features special musical artists, Christian comedians and nationally known guest speakers offer a variety of ministries to teens. Worship and praise are emphasized during the evangelistic services.