WinterCarnivALE at Saint Paul Brewing

Saint Paul Brewing 688 Minnehaha Ave E, Saint Paul, MN, United States

Saint Paul Brewing is NOW SERVING Winter CarnivALE Beer as a fundraiser for the Saint Paul Winter Carnival! Saint Paul Brewing, in partnership with Saint Paul Winter Carnival, released a […]

Fishing Tournament (Ice Optional…)

2024 Ice Fishing Tournament Winners 2024 Ice Fishing Results for website   Welcome Minnesota Anglers! Prepare your tackle for the Winter Carnival Fishing Tournament- and this year, ice is optional if you can find it!  You can fish from a boat, the shore, anyplace!  Our month long digital ice fishing tournament through the FishDonkey Mobile […]

Beard Growing Competition, Donate Today

Billy's on Grand 857 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, United States

Get ready for the Saint Paul Winter Carnival’s Beard Growing Competition!  Join us on Thursday, January 4th at 6pm at Billy's on Grand for the Beard Growing Competition Kick-off Event! Participants will compete in three categories: Clean-Shaven, Lumberjack, and Freestyle. Participants will be in contention for prizes. This is a fundraiser for the Saint Paul […]

Past Princess Soiree

Coral Bay Ballroom- Mermaid Event Center 2200 Mounds View Blvd., Mounds View, MN, United States

When: Friday, January 5th 6pm Doors Open 7pm Program Where: The Mermaid Why: To honor the outgoing 2023 Wind Princesses and a fundraiser for the PPA Price: $55* per person RSVP: Online at by December 22nd *$50 for paid PPA members. RSVPs sent after December 22, 2023 will have a late fee applied.  

Junior Royalty Coronation

Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center 11411 Masonic Home Drive, Bloomington, United States

Join us as the new 2024 Junior Royalty Court is crowned!   Cost to attend is:  $10.00 with a 2024 Winter Carnival button $15.00 without a button Buttons will be available for purchase at the door. Visiting royalty may attend with 1 chaperone at no charge, please RSVP to to confirm space.

Crowns and Gowns Fashion Show

DoubleTree by Hilton St. Paul Downtown 411 Minnesota St, Saint Paul, United States

Join us Sunday, January 7, 2024 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in the heart of downtown St. Paul! Doors open at 12, with the show starting at 1:30pm! Shop from wonderful vendors while you enjoy light appetizers and drinks from the bar, then grab a seat for the show to begin! NEW for 2024 - […]

Klondike Kate Contest

Inwood Oaks Event Center 484 Inwood Ave N, Oakdale, MN, United States

The 2024 Klondike Kate Contest will take place on Wednesday, January 10th at 6:30 pm. Doors open at 6 pm.  Cost $25. This year's contest will be held at Inwood Oaks Event Center in Oakdale. Purchase Tickets Here    

Queen of Snows Candidate Gala

DoubleTree by Hilton St. Paul Downtown 411 Minnesota St, Saint Paul, United States

Come meet the 2024 Queen of the Snows candidates! Don your best and walk the red carpet! 6PM Social Hour 7PM Dinner and Program Meal choices include: Roasted Pork Medallions, Apple Confit, Goat Cheese Potato Gratin Grilled Chicken, Garlic Green Beans, Roasted Potato, Dijon Cream Sauce) or Vegetarian Option - Roasted Vegetable Neapolitan Stacker Each […]

Fire & Ice Dinner

Pool and Yacht Club 1600 Lilydale Road, Lilydale, MN, United States

Join in as the Pool and Yacht Club opens its doors to the public for an evening meal. You will see current and alumni Royal Family and Vulcans, along with Klondike Kates, the Royal Guard and Saint Paul Winter Carnival fans, all for an evening of fun and merriment before the start of the Winter […]

Vulcan Snow Park Snow Stomp

Minnesota State Fairgrounds 1265 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, MN

Drop by Vulcan Snow Park to see how the giant snow blocks are created. Better yet, sign up to be a volunteer snow stomper! The Vulcans pack a lot of activity into this day, using some pretty cool machinery. For safety’s sake, visitors are asked to stay well clear of the activity and observe from […]

Saint Paul Pioneer Press Treasure Hunt

Win $10,000! The Saint Paul Pioneer Press Treasure Hunt is happening! This registered medallion patch gets you an additional $5,000 if you find the hidden medallion. The Treasure Hunt starts Sunday, Jan. 21, 2024. The total prize package is worth $10,000: $2,500 if you find the medallion, $2,500 if you have all the clues and […]

Annual Queens’ Tea

Royal Golf Club 11455 20th Street North, Lake Elmo, MN, United States

Please join the Former Queens in honoring our 2023 Aurora, Queen of the Snows, Jocelyn O'Neill! 11am Social hour with Cash Bar 12pm Tea Luncheon including Queen Jocelyn's farewell speech, fishbowl questions answered by the 2024 Queen of the Snows Candidates, a live dessert auction, and a chance to win a $2,000 gift card to […]

CynCity Walking Tours

CynCity Tours presents walking tours and trolley tours during the Winter Carnival Various locations - Check the schedule at From ghosts to gangsters to trolley tours, CynCity offers historic skyway tours and more every day during Saint Paul Winter Carnival!  Private walking skyway tours are available for as few as six tickets.  Updated public […]

Hamernick’s Flooring Solutions Entertainment Chalet

Hamernick's Entertainment Chalet at Rice Park 109 W. 4th Street, Saint Paul, MN, United States

ENTERTAINMENT CHALET An AMAZING large heated tent will be located this year in Rice Park, and the main stage will be inside! It is a great gathering place for Carnival goers. The Hamernick's Flooring Solutions Entertainment Chalet will not only provide a cozy respite from the outdoors, but guests may enjoy assorted beverages including, our […]

Light the Park- Kickoff to Carnival! PLUS Laser Light Show, Presented by the Star of Boreas

Rice Park 109 4th Street W, Saint Paul, Minnesota

It's official - the 2024 Saint Paul Winter Carnival is back, better than ever!  Join us at Rice Park and help celebrate the start of “The Coolest Celebration on Earth” on Thursday, January 25, 2024.  Gather your family and friends at Rice Park starting at 5:30 p.m., and at 6 p.m. there will be an […]