The cities of Shorewood, Tonka Bay and Excelsior are banding together for this winter festival.
Events started yesterday and continue through this Sunday. Most activities are free. There will be dog sled rides, an Excelsior Library magic show, human bowling on ice, a snow sculpting contest and a pizza party.
Friday, January 13th: Tonight is the pizza party from 5:30 – 7:30. It’ll be at the Southshore Center (5735 Country Club Road, Excelsior 55331 -right next to Badger Park and Shorewood city hall). There will be an ice carver, fire dancers, kid crafts by New Horizon Academy, a candlelight tour, photo booth and geocaching all for free! There will be free Joey Nova’s and samples from Excelsior Brewing.
Saturday, January 14th: Excelsior Brewing Company and Erik’s Bike Shop are hosting the Arctic Fever Fat Tire Race. The race will go across the lake, on the islands, down the LRT and back to the Excelsior Brewing Taproom. 200 people can participate, if you’d like more information or to register ($10) click here: http://www.eriksbikeshop.com/Arctic-Fat-Fever.aspx
Sunday, January 15th: Lord Fletcher’s is hosting the Princess Brunch. You can make reservations between 11am-1:30pm. All princess activities are free and include: making a crown, face painting by Cambridge Ambassadors, princess story-time, and beautiful harp music by Lauren Marty. Each child also has a chance of winning one of two American Girl Dolls. To RSVP call 952.471.8513
For a complete listing of the events happening in each city check out: www.arcticfever.net.