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Ice Fishing Tournament

Friday, Jan 1 @ 12:00 pm - Sunday, Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm


 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 the end of carnival, Feb. 7th, 2021.


Prizes will be awarded to the top anglers in categories:
  • King of winter – largest of any other specie not listed.
  • Largest northern Pike
  • Largest Bass
  • Largest Crappie
  • Largest Sunfish
  • Largest Perch
  • Largest Stringer of 3 panfish Crappie, sunfish and perch
  • Largest Walleye
  • Superfan random winner chosen with button in photo
  • Kids category – any fish entered has a chance to win a prize.

Categories and leaderboards will update throughout the contest, so check the leaderboards on your phone or on the website to follow the tournament progress.


Eligible fish are limited to all Minnesota public waters to get the whole State of Minnesota participating in Winter Carnival. 


All fish entered in the tournament will be photographed, measured, recorded with the FishDonkey app. How to Enter a Fish

Sponsor Opportunities

Interested in sponsoring the tournament or donating a prize? Email us at info@spfhf.org. 

About Us

This exciting outdoor event helps support the Saint Paul Festival & Heritage Foundation, a non-profit membership organization and proud producers of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival. The Saint Paul Winter Carnival was started in 1886 and is the oldest winter festival in the United States. It relies on sponsors, fundraisers, donations, charitable gaming, and foundation members to support its year-round activities.


More information coming soon!


Friday, Jan 1 @ 12:00 pm
Sunday, Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm
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