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Crosslake’s 16th Annual WinterFest

January 31 @ 2:00 am - February 2 @ 11:00 am

It’s all happening in Crosslake on Jan. 31 through Feb 2, 2019 with ton of old fashioned winter fun for the entire family! Rise and shine Saturday morning for the Firefighters pancake breakfast before taking part in the days activities including a Bocce Ball Tournament, Helicopter Rides, Radar Runs, Bar Bingo, Italian Olympics, Kids Games, shopping, food and drink specials all over town plus the 16th Annual SoupFest. Crosslake is the place to celebrate the SuperBowl on Sunday at your favorite establishment offering great food, beverages and prizes!

Buy your 2019 Limited edition Coors Light Beer Koozie for $5 and get $2.50 Coors Light bottles on Fri and Sat. Feb. 1-2, 2019 at Andy’s Bar & Grill – Crosslake, The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery, The Cedar Chest, Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion, Manhattan’s, Maucieri’s Italian Bistro, Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant, Riverside Saloon & Eatery, The Wharf, Zorbaz-Crozzlake


Thurs. January 31, 2019
9 a.m. Find the Lost Medallion – First of three daily clues released at local merchants and online at www.crosslake.com.
Find the Lost Medallion and cash in on a prize package valeud at more than $1,000 courtesy of Chamber member businesses!

Fri. February 1, 2019
9 a.m. Find the Lost Medallion – 2nd clue released

3:30 – 6:30 p.m. Cabin Fever Carnival and Open Enrollment
Crosslake Community School (36974 CR 66)
Kids Games, Bake Walk, Food & Fun! Meet Bobber the Water Safety Dog!

6:30 p.m. Meat Raffle
Crosslake Fifty Lakes American Legion (35112 CR 3)

7 – 9 p.m. Celebrate WinterFest
Crosslake Community Center (14126 Daggett Pine Road) Bring your skates and sleds!
Pond Skating, Snow Mountain, Bonfire & S’mores, Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides, Crosslake Fire Trucks on display, Games, Warming House, Hot Apple Cider, Music with DJ “JP”. WinterFest gear including sweatshirts, beer koozies and wristbands on sale too!
9 p.m. – Fireworks display

10 p.m. Music featuring DJ’s JP and Chad
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar (37627 CR 66)

Sat. February 2, 2019
8 – 11:30 a.m.Crosslake Firefighters Pancake Breakfast
Crosslake Lutheran Church (35960 CR 66)

8 – 11 a.m. Stonehouse Coffee Tasting
Lake Country Crafts & Cones

9 a.m. Find the Lost Medallion – 3rd and final clue released

11 a.m. Tiki Bar & Beach Bonfire
Manhattan Beach Lodge (39051 CR 66)

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Kids Games
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar (37627 CR 66)

11 a.m. DuskHelicopter Rides (weather permitting)
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar (37627 CR 66)

12 p.m. 16th Annual SoupFest
Download the Crosslake App to vote for your favorite and win a prize package valued at $300!

12 p.m. Bocce Ball Tournament
Riverside Saloon & Eatery (35322 CR 3)

12 – 3 p.m. Family Fun
US Army Corps of Engineers Campground (35507 CR 66)
Bonfire, s’mores, Coloring Contest, water safety T-shirt color-ons and Bobber the Water Safety Dog

1 p.m. Italian Outdoor Olympics – all NEW games
Bonfire with free Smores & Cocoa
Maucieri’s Italian Bistro (34650 CR 3)

1 p.m. Bar Bingo (18+)
Manhattan’s (39051 CR 66)

1 – 4 p.m. Radar Runs on the Bay
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar (37627 CR 66)

1 – 5 p.m. Karaoke with Paul & Lisa
Riverside Salon & Eatery (35322 CR 3)

1:30 p.m. Bar Bingo
Crosslake Fifty Lakes American Legion (35112 CR 3)

8 – 12 p.m. Live music featuring Red Dot Garage

12 p.m.
Close DJ Music with JP
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar

2018 SoupFest Winners


1st Place – Manhattan’s
2nd Place – Riverside Saloon & Eatery
3rd Place – The Wharf


1st Place – Manhattan’s
2nd Place – Riverside Saloon & Eatery
3rd Place – Zorbaz


1st Place– Barstock Liquors
2nd Place – Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway & US Army Corps of Engineers
3rd Place – Lillie Pearo – Ameriprise and Roggenkamp Tax & Accounting

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The Brainerd Lakes Chamber extends a sincere thanks to the
2019 WinterFest Chairperson Jessica Eide – Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar and Committee Members: Tim & Beth Schalow – NMN Inc.and Northern Lakes Embroidery, Dawn Maucieri – Maucieri’s Italian Bistro, Heather Jones – Barstock Liquors, Pat Netko – Lake Country Crafts & Cones, Becky Peterson – Whitefish Lodge & Suites, Corrine Hodapp – US Army Corps of Engineers Crosslake Campground, Cindy Myogeto and Bill Monroe – Crosslake Chamber of Commerce

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January 31 @ 2:00 am
February 2 @ 11:00 am


Crosslake Chamber- Cindy Myogeto
(218) 692-4027


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