Ice Fishing Tournament, Presented by Northstar Recreation

Welcome Minnesota Anglers & prepare your tackle for our month+ long fishing tournament! Save the date for our month long digital ice fishing tournament through the FishDonkey Mobile App, launching January 1st and running through February 5, 2023. 2023 Fishing Tournament Winners Current Winners Fishing Contest Prizes  Prizes will be awarded to the top anglers […]


Hockey Day Minnesota

Polar Lakes Park 1280 Hammond Road, White Bear Lake, MN

Hockey history, tradition and culture run deep and are loved by generations of hockey fans throughout the White Bear surrounding area. Festivities will include outdoor hockey games, live concerts, unique activations, next level hospitality, and more, attracting 15,000 plus visitors. White Bear’s strong hockey tradition, history and passion dating back to 1912 served as inspiration […]

CynCity Walking Tours

CynCity Walking Tours Stroll through skyways, inside buildings and along streets as CynCity Tours serves up gangsters, haunts and history in the heart of downtown Saint Paul throughout the Winter Carnival -Thursday, Jan. 26 through Sunday, Feb. 5 - Check schedule at Gangsterland Walking Tours are offered every day during Winter Carnival, plus the Haunted […]


2023 Multi-Block Ice Carving Competition

Rice Park 109 4th Street W, Saint Paul, Minnesota

The 2023 Multi-Block Ice Carving Competition starts Thursday, January 26 at 7 pm and ends Saturday, January 28 at 7 pm. Each team will be given 48 suspenseful hours and […]

Snow Park at the Fair- Snow Sculptures & More!

Minnesota State Fairgrounds 1265 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, MN

Visitors are encouraged to come out to the Vulcan Snow Park to watch sculptors at work during opening weekend (January 27-29). Finished sculptures remain on display for the duration of the Winter Carnival and are individually lit after dark for a truly special viewing and photography experience.  Sculptures are knocked down if they’re growing dangerously […]


Saint Paul Scavenger Hunts, Presented by Priority Courier Experts

This year, Winter Carnival fans will once again be able to take part in up to four fun and uniquely engaging scavenger hunts. By participating in this event, you are positively impacting the future of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival for decades to come! Consider the small “pay-to-play” price as a sign of your support […]


Winter Carnival Puzzle Contest, Presented by PuzzleTwist & Priority Courier Experts

Landmark Center North Gallery 75 W 5th Street, Saint Paul, MN

All categories are filled for 2023! We are excited! Try again in 2024! ______________________________________________________________________________________________ Are you a master at putting puzzles together? Then this is an event for you! Grab […]


2023 Saintly City Cat Show

Saint Paul RiverCentre 175 West Kellogg Blvd, Saint Paul, MN

45th Annual Championship & Household Pet Cat Show January 28-29, 2023  Exhibition Hall, RiverCentre, 175 West Kellogg Blvd - St. Paul, Minnesota 55102 SHOW HOURS:  Check in: 7:30-8:30 a.m.  Saturday: […]


Vulcan Reveal

Como Lakeside Pavilion 1360 Lexington Parkway N, Saint Paul, MN

Come see the 2023 Krewe and Vulcanus Rex LXXXV get introduced to their adoring fans! WHEN: Saturday, January 28th at 10 am SHARP for approimately 30 minutes WHERE: Como Lakeside Pavilion, 1360 Lexington Parkway N. Saint Paul, MN


Winter Carnival Orchid Show

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, MN

The Orchid Society of Minnesota's "Winter Carnival Orchid Show" is being held January 28-29, 2023 at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul, MN from 10am-4pm. Judging is being held on January 28, 2023 at 7 AM. To learn more, click here.  

Winter Carnival Warm-up With the Library

George Latimer Library

Join the Saint Paul Public Library for a special Saint Paul Winter Carnival Warm-up! Historic Slide Show 10:30-5pm Otto Bremer Room, 1st Floor Warm up at George Latimer Central Library and enjoy a historical Winter Carnival slide show produced by Saint Paul Public Library. Hot cocoa and cider served while supplies last! This is an […]

2023 King Boreas Grande Day Parade, Presented by Priority Courier Experts

Rice Park 109 4th Street W, Saint Paul, Minnesota

The King Boreas Grande Day Parade is our daytime procession down West 7th Street featuring dozens of bands, floats and, of course, the newly crowned King Boreas and his Royal Family. Businesses, governmental agencies, community groups are all welcome to participate.  Parade Route: West 7th at Smith to 5th Street to Washington to 4th Street and […]

NEW Helicopter Rides & Dinner

Holman's Table 644 Bayfield St, Saint Paul, MN

A NEW Event at the Saint Paul Winter Carnival and one you shouldn't miss!   This is a helicopter ride and dinner for two people at Holman's Table.  The helicopter ride departs from the tarmac at Holman's Table and lasts approximately 7 minutes. Dinner will be served immediately following your ride, from a special menu […]


Klondike Kate Cabaret

Kjs Hideaway 408 St. Peter Street, Saint Paul, MN

Fans of the Mistresses of Song & Merriment, you don't want to miss this one! Join us and support the talented Kates as they entertain with stories and song.   This is a fundraiser for the Royal Order of the Klondike Kate’s and tickets are $25.  


Music by Lipstick & Dynamite

Rice Park 109 4th Street W, Saint Paul, Minnesota

Lipstick-n-Dynamite would like to invite all you hot rockers to come out and help them ignite the night. They pay TRIBUTE to some of your favorite groups with set blasts of Heart, Pat Benatar, Joan Jett and more! Just when you think it can’t get any better we fuse in a variety of rockin’ songs […]