Bold & Cold
Owatonna's Winter Festival
January 22 - 26, 2020

We've got a fun-filled, activity-packed festival planned! Take a look at the event list and "like" our page on Facebook to stay updated on these exciting festival plans!

Register Your Team Today!
No fee to participate!

Snow Sculpture Competition

Sculpting will take place January 22-26 at Central Park Downtown Owatonna. Sculpting is open to the public to watch teams carve their sculptures!
  • Sculptures will be done by 12:00PM January 26. Come and view the finished sculptures! Sculptures will be available for viewing until they melt.
  • Prizes will be given away for 1st & 2nd places!
Register Your Team
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Snow Sculpture Rules

2019 Snow Sculpture Winners!

Owl sculpture

1st Place - Owl by the Spencer Family

Fish sculpture

2nd Place - Fish by the Frozen North Team/John Donkers Family

Foremost brewery sculpture

3rd Place - Pint Glass by Foremost Brewery

It's Crazy Days in WINTER!!
Bargains abound - Thurs, Jan. 23 - Sat, Jan. 25

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Friday, January 25 Activities Include:

SLEDDING AT WEST HILLS 

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Grab your sleds and head to the West Hills!  The West Hills sledding hill is open to the public throughout the whole winter.  Come out Friday for an afternoon of sledding and then warm up in the Tennis & Fitness Center with FREE admission!

FREE ADMISSION TO WEST HILLS TENNIS & FITNESS CENTER

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Time: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Gym, walking track, cardio room, and weight room is open for use. 
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FAMILY OPEN SWIM AT OWATONNA MIDDLE SCHOOL 

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Time: 6:30 - 8:30pm
Fee: $2.00 per person

Family open swim at the Owatonna Middle School pool is an opportunity for families to come and enjoy swim time together. During this time there will be two lifeguards on duty and the diving boards will be open! All children must be accompanied by a parent.


 

Saturday, January 26 Activities Include:

FAT BIKE & HOK SKI DEMOS AT KAPLAN'S WOODS

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Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

FREE fat bike and hok ski demos provided by Straight River Sports!  They'll have everything you need to try out these unique winter activities.

ADULT SNOW VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

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Location: Lava Burgers

Time: Starts at 11:00am

Trade in your shorts and tanks for thermals and hats an play in our Adult Snow Volleyball Tournament!  Teams of up to 6 players (minimum of 4), co-rec and women's teams, $30 entry fee per team. Prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd places! Look for registration to begin in December.
Register Your Team

2020 iGAMES AT WEST HILLS SOCIAL COMMONS

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Time: 2:00 - 4:00PM

Grab a friend or family member and come to West Hills Social Commons (formerly SeniorPlace) for an afternoon of games for all ages. We'll have Wii bowling and tennis, bean bags, billiards and more set up.

FREE TENNIS AT WEST HILLS TENNIS CENTER

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Time: 4:30 - 6:00PM

Stop in the Tennis Center for some casual play and to hit with the Tennis Pro, Colan Surratt.
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ROCK ON ICE AT MOREHOUSE

Time: 6:00 - 8:00pm

Music, lights, fun...we'll be Rockin' on Ice! Skate to the music provided by Uptown Sound, warm up by the bonfire and have some fun on the ice!
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Sunday, January 26 Activities Include:

FAMILY ICE FISHING AT LAKE KOHLMIER

Time: 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Join us on Lake Kohlmier for an afternoon of ice fishing. Limited equipment and bait will be provided, holes will be pre-drilled for fishing. This is a FREE event for everyone to attend. Look for more information to come.
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Other Weekend Activities Include:

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  • Squirts Hockey Tournament
  • Medallion Hunt
  • Check back for added events!
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