This year's event kept in the tradition of past Shiverfests - except for the weather.

With temperatures hovering around 40 degrees, conditions were wet and slushy for this year’s Shiverfest.

The Frozen 5K wasn’t nearly as frozen as it is most years, and pond hockey was reserved for the most diehard skaters.

The gun show went on without a hitch, however, and those who showed up for various events around the region were in no danger of freezing.

Kite-flyers were out in force this year, and the wind was just right for folks to show off what their kites could do.

This year’s event kept in the tradition of past Shiverfests - except for the weather.