Virtual Family Day

For both Saturdays during Carnival, families can gather ‘round their computers and smart TVs in the comfort and safety of their homes to participate in our Family Day activities.

Each day’s schedule will be filled with entertaining performances, educational seminars, arts and crafts lessons, storytelling sessions, and much more. This content will go live on our website, Facebook page, and YouTube channel and then be available for “re-runs” forever!

Enjoy performances, story sessions, craft lessons and more with:

  • Dodge Nature Center
  • Rince na Chroi School of Irish Dance
  • The Playful Learning Lab
  • Saint Paul Winter Carnival Royal Family 
  • Saint Paul Winter Carnival Junior Royalty
  • and more! 

Stay tuned for details on how to access programming and more!

Virtual Family Day

For both Saturdays during Carnival (January 30 and February 6), families can gather ‘round their computers and smart TVs in the comfort and safety of their homes to participate in our Family Day activities.

Each day’s schedule will be filled with entertaining performances, educational seminars, arts and crafts lessons, storytelling sessions, and much more. This content will go live on our website, Facebook page, and YouTube channel and then be available for “re-runs” forever!

Enjoy performances, story sessions, craft lessons and more with:

  • Dodge Nature Center
  • Rince na Chroi School of Irish Dance
  • The Playful Learning Lab
  • Saint Paul Winter Carnival Royal Family 
  • Saint Paul Winter Carnival Junior Royalty
  • and more! 

Stay tuned for details on how to access programming and more!

2020 Saint Paul Winter Carnival

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: the 134th 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 the Landmark Center, as well as at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. 
  • Enjoy live entertainment, walk through the ice sculpture garden, watch the ice carvers create frozen masterpieces, visit vendor booths, and more!
  • Enjoy hot mulled wine, beer, and other beverages at the Ice Bars.

Family Day, presented by ECOLAB

Presented by ECOLAB, Saint Paul Family Day is the perfect day to bring your family down to the Winter Carnival! Enjoy live entertainment and family-friendly activities throughout the Landmark Center.

There will be archery inflatables, face painting, button making, a photobooth, cultural activities and more! The Tour of Nations activity encourages exploration into nations such as South Korea, Egypt, India, Mexico, France, and Ireland! Once completed, you may enter in the Family Day raffle for a special prize. 

Performances by:

Keane Sense of Rhythm 

Ballet Co. Laboratory

Rince Na Chroi

Chung Gong

Anjel the “Little Hurricane”

Michael D’ Fernandez “La Voz De Oro”

Master Kim’s World Class Tae Kwon Do

And featuring Star Wars Characters from the 501st Legion Central Garrison!

Also joining us at Family Day is New Horizon Academy, Usborne Books & More, Metro Transit, and our friends from Cinco De Mayo Saint Paul. 

 

 

 

 

 

Don’t care to drive?  Visit Metro Transit to plan your trip, get maps, schedules and fare information.  Metro Transit is providing FREE rides to the 2019 Saint Paul Winter Carnival and Vulcan Snow Park on February 2. Just click on the icon below, fill out the form, and submit to download your FREE Metro Transit Ride Pass.