The Winona Winter Carnival is the hub of winter fun… Winona style!
Join the carnival’s collection of organizations coming together during one weekend to host a variety of events and activities. The Winter Carnival has something for everyone to celebrate the wintertime beauty in our community! Would you like to add your event to the 2017 Winona Winter Carnival? Contact the Park & Rec office at (507) 457-8258.
- Friday, February 10, 2017
7:00 PM – Midnight; Winter Carnival Sock Hop at the Winona VFW (208 East 3rd Street); Music by Rip-Roaring Entertainment; awards for costume and dance; Tickets are $8 per person; proceeds to benefit the Winona Food Shelf and will be matched by the Winona Masonic Lodge #18; advance tickets available at Winona Parks and Recreation Office; Midtown Foods; Winona Lodge #18; more information
- Saturday, February 11, 2017
9:00 AM; Women in Business Cabin Fever Scholarship Dash 5K (timed) or 1Mile Fun Run (untimed); register at www.wibwinona.org/dash
9:00 AM-1:30 PM; WAMB Snowbomb Fat Bike Race; Holzinger Lodge (925 West Lake Boulevard); fee; register here.
11:00 AM -12:00 PM; “Frozen” Art and Dance Adventure Worksh op / MCA Art & Dance; Preschool (3-5 years) & K-2nd grade; Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (1164 West 10th Street); $19 includes snack; mnconservatoryforthearts.org or call (507) 453-5500
11:00 AM-2:00 PM; Winona National Bank’s 23rd Annual Chili Cook Off; Winona Middle School (1570 Homer Road); $10 all-you-can-eat chili; $1 hot dog, chips, pop; more information
12:30-2:00 PM; “Icicles & Art Workshop / MCA Art & Dance; 3rd-5th grades; Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (1164 West 10th Street); $15; http://www.smumn.edu/mca/ or call (507) 453-5500
1:30-4:30 PM; OERC Snowshoe Snowdown; register day of between 11:30AM-1:15 PM; $10 per person or parent/child $15; OERC@winona.edu or call (507) 457-2940
- Sunday, February 12, 2017
10:00-11:30AM; Timberwolves / Lynx Youth Basketball Clinic; East Recreation Center (210 Zumbro Street); boys and girls in grades 3-8; $20; Register at winonabasketball.org/wolves clinic; (507) 312-9227; click for flyer; email@example.com
1:30-4:30 PM; Puzzle Competition; Holzinger Lodge (925 West Lake Boulevard); ages 16+; more information or to register; $30 per team; call (507) 457-8258
1:00 PM; Saint Mary’s University Cardinal Plunge; Jul Gernes Swimming Pool (700 Terrace Heights); $20; mysmumn.org/plunge17