Royal Coronation

The magic of the 10-day Winter Carnival festival begins with the Royal Coronation where the new King Boreas – the Mighty Monarch of Ice & Snow, his Royal Guards, Aurora – Queen of the Snows, and the four Wind Princes and Princesses are revealed. 

Royal Dinner and Royal Coronation Schedule of Events:
Friday, January 28, 2022 

The Saint Paul Festival and Heritage Foundation proudly presents the Royal Coronation of Boreas Rex LXXXV & Aurora, Queen of the Snows on Friday, January 28, 2022 5:30 – 10 pm at Saint Paul RiverCentre. 

5:30pm | Check-in & Social Hour

7:00pm | Royal Dinner

8:00pm | Royal Coronation of the 2022 Royal Family

10:00pm | 2022 Royal Family Greetings   

VIP Experience

New this year! Reconnect with friends, ambassador alumni, and International Visiting Dignitaries in the VIP Experience. Capped at 150 attendees, tickets are expected to go fast. The experience includes:
  • Early access to the social hour starting at 5 pm
  • Dedicated bartenders
  • One drink ticket per person
  • Appetizers
  • Lounge seating
  • Exclusive entertainment
  • Sweeping views of the St. Paul riverfront


Seating for the Royal Coronation is limited. Tickets must be purchased online and in advance by January 9. No day-of ticket sales will be available.
VIP Experience
$30 in addition to Royal Dinner ticket. 
VIP Experience cannot be purchased separately or with a General Admission ticket.
Royal Dinner: Member Ticket
Purchaser of ticket(s) must be a current Saint Paul Festival & Heritage Foundation Member. Become a member today
Exclusive Member-only ticket sales began Sunday, December 5.
Royal Dinner: Non-Member Ticket
Non-member ticket sales opened Sunday, December 12 while supplies last.
General Admission Ticket
$25/person with a 2022 Winter Carnival button.
The public is welcome to attend the Royal Coronation starting at 8 pm for a reduced price. Doors open for General Admission seating at approximately 7:30pm. Seating is very limited.
General Admission ticket sales open January 17-27 while supplies last. 
No ticket sales will be available at the door.

Ticket Link

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