Winona Winter Carnival

WWC2017

The Winona Winter Carnival is the hub of winter fun… Winona style!

Join the carnival’s collection of organizations coming together during one weekend– February 10-12, 2017— to host a variety of events and activities. The Winter Carnival has something for everyone to celebrate the wintertime beauty in our community! We are currently accepting events for the 2017 Winona Winter Carnival! For information about how your event can benefit from the collective energy of the Winter Carnival, or to submit information about your event, please email Patrick.

The tabs below are where you will find comprehensive information about all of our 2016 events. Currently, we are in the process of recruiting event partners and updating all of the 2017 information. Inactive links indicate out-of-date or currently missing information. We appreciate your patience as we work on updating all event information this fall.

Would you like to add your event to the 2017 Winona Winter Carnival? Contact the Park & Rec office at (507) 457-8258 or email Patrick at [email protected] 

 

Are you an evet partner looking for information or materials? Below you will find printable versions of event materials:

Printable Winter Carnival Flyer with Schedule (8.5 x 14)

Printable Winter Carnival Event Partner Sign (8.5 x 11)

Printable Handbill Flyer 2-sided (8.5 x 11)

 

Cabin Fever Dash

2017 Cabin Fever Dash: Benefiting the Women in Business Vicki Decker Scholarship Program

More information Coming soon!

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017

Start time:

Location: Lake Lodge Recreation Center

 

Website: http://wibwinona.org/dash

Registration pricing:

Pre-Race packet pickup:

Race Day Registration packet pickup:

Course:

5K Awards:

5K Age Groups:

1 Mile Fun Run Awards:

Questions? Contact Heidi.

Winona Farmers & Artisan Market

Winter Farmers Market

More information coming soon!

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Date: Saturday, February 11

Time:

Location: East Recreation Center

Cost:

 

Questions? Contact Alisa.

Kites Over Lake Winona Kite Festival

2017 Kites Over Lake Winona

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017

Time: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Location: East Lake Winona – outside of Lake Lodge Recreation Center

Cost:

Questions? Contact Robert.

Frozen River Film Festival: Shack Shorts

2017 Frozen River Film Festival Shack Shorts

More information coming soon!

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Date: Sunday, February 12

Time:

Location: Lake Lodge Recreation Center

Website: https://frff.org/

Printable Flyer

Questions? Contact Eric.

Winona Park & Recreation Goose Bump Jump

2017 Goose Bump Jump

Benefiting Winona Park & Recreation Scholarship Fund

Pre-registration for the 2017 Goose Bump Jump is not yet open. More information coming soon!

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The Goose Bump Jump is an annual fundraiser that benefits the Winona Park & Recreation Scholarship Fund. Scholarships help keep programs accessible to the entire community. We challenge you to jump in the icy waters of Lake Winona and raise funds for Park & Rec Scholarships! You can pre-register October 3-February 10 online, on the phone (507-457-8258), or in person (207 Lafyaette Street Suite 105). All proceeds benefit the Winona Park & Recreation Scholarship Fund.

Date: Sunday February, 12

Registration Time: 2:30 pm

Jump Time: 3:00 pm

Location: Lake Lodge

Raise additional funds for the Scholarship Fund by recruiting pledges!

Download a Pledge Form, or pick one up at the Park & Rec office!

Have questions? Check out this event’s FAQ.

REGISTER HERE!

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Interested in learning about alternate ways you can sponsor or support the Goose Bump Jump & the Scholarship Fund?

Contact Patrick at Park & Rec by email or phone: 507-457-8258.

Questions? Contact Patrick.

Saint Marys University Cardinal Plunge

2017 Saint Mary’s University Cardinal Plunge

 More information coming soon!

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Date: Sunday February, 12

Registration Time: 2:30 pm

Jump Time: 3:00 pm

Location: Lake Lodge

 

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Questions? Contact Christine.

OERC Snowshoe Snowdown

2017 OERC Snowshoe Snowdown 

More information coming soon!

Date: Saturday, February 11

Race Time: TBD

Registration (day of only): TBD

Concert: TBD

Registration fee: TBD

Location: Holzinger Lodge & Trail System (Blueffside Park)

Located in Bluffside Park, Holzinger lodge and the surrounding trails serve as the venue for this all-ages, family friendly event.

Parking is limited! Consider car pooling or parking off-site and making a short walk. Of course, please be extra aware of increased pedestrian traffic in the Holzinger Lodge parking lots and access roads.

For questions about parking you can contact Winona Park & Recreation at (507) 457-8258.
Printable Flyer.
In collaboration with:

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Questions about Snowshoeing? Contact Katie at the OERC.

WAMB Snowbomb Fat Bike Race

23rd Annual Winona National Bank Chili Cook Off

23rd Annual Winona National Bank Chili Cookoff: Benefiting Ready Set School

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Winona Park & Recreation Sweetheart Skate

2017 Sweetheart Skate

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More information coming soon!

Date: TBD

Time: TBD

Location: Lake Lodge Recreation Center

2017 Lake Lodge Yearly Membership Rate:

 

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Questions? Contact Zack.

Winona Park & Recreation Re-Kindling Project

Re-Kindling Project

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We’ll tend the kids, you tend the flame. Whether exchanging glances and romances across a shopping cart or candle-lit table, it’s crucial to have quality time with your “spark.” While you are out we will provide:

  • 1 CPR & First Aid certified staff for every 5 kids
  • A tasty snack (please notify us of allergies)
  • A rambunctious physical activity to tucker everyone out
  • Plenty of games & fun

Date: TBD

Time: TBD

Location: East Recreation Center

Age(s):TBD

This program is FREE, however, pre-registration is required for each child. What are you waiting for? Drop off your kids, go on a date, and return refreshed, rejuvenated, and…Re-Kindled!

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Questions? Contact Lydia.

MCA Art & Dance Workshops

2017 MCA Art & Dance Workshops

To register for either of the below programs, or to gather more information please visit www.mnconservatoryforthearts.org or call (507) 453-5500.

“Frozen” Art & Dance Adventure Workshop

There will be miles of smiles as students dance and craft their way through a magical journey unleashing their imaginations in this workshop centered around the movie, “Frozen,” and perfectly timed to align with Winona’s Winter Carnival celebrations!

Date: Saturday, February 11

Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Ages: Preschool (3-5 years) & K-2nd grade

Location: Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts – 1164 West 10th Street

Price: $19 (snack included)

Instructors: Brianna Haupt & Jennifer Taber-O’Neill

 

Icicles & Art Workshop

Get ready to be inspired by wintery icicles and fluffy white snow as we celebrate Winter through art activities. If the weather cooperates, we will pull on our snow pants and gloves and head outside to get creative in new ways. Don’t miss this “icy” adventure that is part of the Winona Winter Carnival!

Date: Saturday, February 11

Time: 12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Ages: 3rd-5th grades

Location: Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts – 1164 West 10th Street

Price: $15

Instructors: Brianna Haupt

Would you like to add your event to the 2017 Winona Winter Carnival? Contact the Park & Rec office at (507) 457-8258 or email Lisa at [email protected].