Events / Winterfest 2018

St. Peter Winterfest takes place annually in late January and early February and is coordinated by the St. Peter Area Chamber of Commerce.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (will be updated as events are finalized).

Fri., January 26      Winterfest Opening Ceremony Party (free and open to all ages)
                                 - 5:01 p.m. in Levee Park/St. Peter Area Chamber of Commerce
                                 - Free hot chocolate and s'mores making
                                 - Reading of first Medallion clue at 6:01 p.m.
                                 - Free Medallion Medals to the first 100 participants
                                 - Mini-Medallion Hunt; prizes awarded 
                                 - Levee Luminary Loppet (Bring skis. Ski among luminaries)
                                 - Medallion hunting in Levee Park
Fri., January 26       Medallion Hunt Starts
                                    - First clue will be posted on this website at 6:01 p.m. Jan. 26
                                    - Prize for finding the medallion is $1,000 in Chamber Bucks
                                    - Special thanks to the St. Peter Tourism & Visitors Bureau
                                      for sponsoring
Sat., January 27     Poker Walk
                                   - Signup noon at Red Men 
                                   - Ends 4 p.m. at Patrick's
                                   - Contact John Mayer at 931-9051
Tues, Jan. 30            Atomic Egg Drop
                                  - 7 p.m.   Trivia -  in fourth round of trivia
Sat., February 3       Rock-Paper-Scissors                                    
                                    - 7 p.m.   
                                    - Sign up on the spot                                    
                                    - All prizes in Patrick's gift certificates
                                    -First place $50, second $25, third $15, fourth the shaft
                                 Hairy Legs Contest at Patrick's
                                    - 10:00 p.m.
                                    - All contestants must be women or dressed like women
                                    - All prizes in Patrick's gift certificates
                                    - First place $50, second $25, third $15, fourth the shaft
Sat., February 3       Polar Plunge, 1 p.m., Hallett's Pond
                                   - Fundraiser for Minnesota Special Olympics
                                   - For more information, see
Sat., February 10     Napa Auto Parts Winter-Slam 2 p.m. at Nicollet County Fairgrounds
                                   - Winter demolition derby
                                      Tickets available only at the gate

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Throughout Winterfest and for the whole winter season

Ice skating at Veterans Park is free 

Shoeshoes can be rented at the recreation office or at the Treaty Site History Center