Snowdown 2012 (un)officially begins with the annual Kick-Off Party for anyone interested in volunteering or hosting a Snowdown event next year.
The party will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Lost Dog Lounge. Complimentary hors doeuvres will be served. No host bar.
Snowdown 2012 will celebrate fairy tales with its theme Once Upon a Snowdown scheduled for Feb. 1-5, 2012. For more information, e-mail coco2snowdown.org.