Get Tickets to the Fancy Hotdish Competition

Do you live for your great-grandma’s award-winning hotdish recipe? Do you like coming up with new and unique combinations for your neighborhood potluck?

The Fancy Hotdish Competition at the Saint Paul Winter Carnival can be your source for inspiration! Six top local chefs will be pit against each other as they reveal their thoughtfully-created recipes for hotdish at this unique competition. 

Join us at The Lexington in Saint Paul on February 7 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. to watch as entries are judged and awarded. Plus, you’ll be able to sample the entries and vote for your favorite to win the People’s Choice! 

Get your tickets for this fun night out now and get ready to be inspired by these chef’s unique recipes.

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2019 Saint Paul Winter Carnival

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: the 133rd Saint Paul Winter Carnival, the “Coolest Celebration on Earth” since 1886. The Winter Carnival continues to bring family-friendly events and community pride to Saint Paul and the Twin Cities metro area. 

  • Most events are FREE and open to the public.
  • Events primarily take place in downtown Saint Paul, in and around Kellogg Mall Park and the Landmark Center, as well as at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. 
  • Enjoy live entertainment in Kellogg Mall Park, watch ice carvers compete to create the best masterpiece, visit vendor booths, and more!
  • Enjoy hot mulled wine, beer, and other beverages at the ice bar in Kellogg Mall Park.