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January 2020

2020 Individual Block Ice Carving Competition, Artisan Division presented by Minnesota Lottery

Sunday, Jan 26 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Rice Park, 109 4th Street W
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102
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Free

The 2020 Individual Block Ice Carving Competition, Artisan Division presented by Minnesota Lottery, starts on January 26 at 9 AM. Each artisan team will be given 6 suspenseful hours and a couple blocks of ice to bring their frozen masterpieces to life. The Individual Block Ice Carving Competition is guided by a strict set of rules, requiring artists to utilize their best creative thinking and remain incredibly attentive to every detail. Judging immediately follows the completion of the contest. Be sure…

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Vulcan Fun Day

Sunday, Jan 26 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 1265 Snelling Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55108
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Vulcan Fun Day

Vulcan Fun Day is a big day at Vulcan Snow Park. Bring the whole family for a day of snowy carnival fun! Zoom down the giant snow slide. Ride a Vulcan fire truck! Meet the Vulcan Krewe and Royal Family. Dig for snowy treasure. Puzzle your way through the snow maze. Climb the snow mountain. Check out the amazing snow sculptures, vote for your favorite, and find out who won! <!--Take the Polar Plunge or watch as other brave souls…

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Vulcan Snow Park Polar Plunges

Sunday, Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 1265 Snelling Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55108
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Vulcan Snow Park Polar Plunge

Vulcan Snow Park is proud to partner with Special Olympics Minnesota to host two Polar Plunge events. Every Plunge makes a difference for more than 8,100 Special Olympics Minnesota athletes. Special Olympics Minnesota offers children and adults with intellectual disabilities year-round sports training and competition. Through Special Olympics’ athletic, health, and leadership programs, people with intellectual disabilities transform themselves, their communities, and the world. Funds raised through the Polar Plunge help to support programs such as Young Athletes, Unified Sports,…

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Barstool Ski Races

Sunday, Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 1265 Snelling Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55108
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Barstool Ski Races

Come watch (or participate in) your new favorite sporting event! Contestants race downhill on (you guessed it) barstools on skis in one-on-one heats. Barstool decorations, costumed riders, and wipeouts just add to the fun. Visit mnsnowpark.com/barstool-ski-races for complete event details, entry form, and Vulcan Snow Park visitor information.

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Frozen Family Fun Night

Thursday, Jan 30 @ 5:00 pm
CHS Field, 360 N Broadway St
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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Bring the kids to CHS Field on Thursday, January 30 for Frozen Family Fun Night!  There will also be a special appearance from the newly crowned Saint Paul Winter Carnival Royalty and the Junior Royalty.  Frozen Family Fun Night at CHS Field. Join us for free activities including: ⛸Ice skating performances by Iceformance 👑Princess meet & greet from Magical Moments 🏹Foam Archery from Northern Star Scouting 🐷Appearances by St. Paul Saints Baseball Mascot, Mudonna and Saint Paul Winter Carnival Junior Royalty 🥊Kickboxing demos from 9Round Fitness Don’t forget to…

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2020 Freeze Your Bags Off Tournament

Friday, Jan 31 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
CHS Field, 360 N Broadway St
St. Paul, MN 55101 United States
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$25

Take part in the 5th annual “Freeze Your Bags Off” Frozen Bean Bag Tournament! This outdoor bag tournament will feature 2 16-team competitions on Friday, January 31 at CHS Field. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to check in. 16 teams will compete in a single elimination tournament; the first team to reach 21 points moves to the next round. The Tournament requires pre-registration to participate. Cost is $25.00 per team. Entry fee includes entrance into the tournament; 2 drink…

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February 2020

2020 Family Day

Saturday, Feb 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Landmark Center Cortile, 75 W 5th Street
Saint Paul, MN 55102 United States
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Enjoy family-friendly activities, performances, and vendors at Family Day     

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Vulcan Victory Torchlight Parade & Fireworks presented by Sunbelt Rentals

Saturday, Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Rice Park, 109 4th Street W
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102
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Vulcanus Rex will use his wily ways to light up the streets of downtown Saint Paul for the Vulcan Victory Torchlight Parade presented by Sunbelt Rentals, marking the Vulcans march to overthrow King Boreas and bring summer back to the city of Saint Paul.  After the parade, follow Vulcanus and his Krewe to the steps of the Saint Paul Library across from Rice Park for the ever-dramatic overthrow, where they will attempt to regain control of the capital in a lively…

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May 2020

2020 Cinco de Mayo

Saturday, May 2 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cesar Chavez, Cesar Chavez St
Saint Paul,
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2020 Cinco de Mayo Virtual - Enjoy from Home Event We are so excited to announce an online Cinco de Mayo celebration on May 2, 2020. Enjoy fun activities from the comfort of your home! All activities can be found on our Facebook page.  Schedule:  10 a.m. - Online viewing of 2019 parade 12 p.m. - Virtual Car, Truck and Bike Show presented by Post Consumer Brands ​ 3 p.m. - Facebook Live performance benefiting Neighborhood House ​Other Activities:  ​Kids Bike Decorating Contest…

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October 2020

Expansive Online Auction

Monday, Oct 5 @ 8:00 am - Thursday, Oct 8 @ 8:00 pm

Expansive Online Auction Start your holiday shopping early during our expansive online auction that will be live October 5th – 8 p.m. October 8th. You won’t want to miss our fabulous items including once-in-a-lifetime experiences with Winter Carnival royalty, numerous gift cards to local business and restaurants and SO MUCH MORE!  Treat yourself to some amazing items all while giving back to the upcoming 135th Winter Carnival. Open to the public, no tickets required, share with your friends, family and co-workers.  Check out…

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