Winona Winter Carnival


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 2018 Winona Winter Carnival? Contact the Park & Rec Office at (507) 457-8258.


  • Saturday, February 10, 2018

9:00 AM:  Women in Business Cabin Fever Dash at Lake Lodge (113 Lake Park Drive West).  Information and registration

9:00 AM-12:00 PM:  Winona Farmer’s Market Soup & Silent Auction at the East Recreation Center (210 Zumbro Street).  For more information –

10:00 AM-12:00 PM:  Frozen Dance & Art Adventure at the Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (1164 West 10th Street).  For more information –

11:00 AM:  WAMB Snow Bomb Fat Bike Race on Holzinger Trail System (925 West Lake Blvd).  For information and registration call 608-642-1870.

11:00 AM-2:00 PM:  Ready Set School Chili Cook Off at Winona Middle School (1570 Homer Road).  For more information –

11:00 AM:  WSU OERC Showshoe Snowdown at Holzinger Lodge (925 West Lake Blvd).  For more information – or call (507) 457-2940. [email protected]  

  • Sunday, February 11, 2018

10:00 AM-12:00 PM:  Timberwolves / Lynx Youth Basketball Clinic at the East Recreation Center (210 Zumbro Street).  Grade K-3 10-11 am; grades 4-8 11 am-12 pm.  Cost is $20.  Click for more information.   

10:30 AM-4:00 PM:  Kites Over Lake Winona on Ice near Lake Lodge (113 Lake Park Drive West).

12:00 PM-4:00 PM:  Winona County History Center Open House at the Winona County History Center (160 Johnson Street).  For more information –

1:30 PM:  Puzzle Competition at the Friendship Center (251 Main Street).  Check In at 1:30 pm; Competition Begins at 2:00 pm.  Registration required. See Puzzle Competition Rules.