The 39th annual Denare Beach Winter Festival is coming up February 23rd to 25th. Recreation Director Mel Durette says they have early events with a children’s coloring contest now underway and an ice or snow sculpturing contest wrapping up on the 23rd. She says Friday the 23rd includes their usual Musher’s Supper, Kids Got Talent and turkey curling but Saturday is their busy day. She says it starts out with the Firemen’s pancake breakfast,, they’ve got the fishing derby, the horse sleigh rides will be around, the hot concession is open at 12, bingo starts at 12:30, boot hockey at 1, the King and Queen Trapper events start at 1 too and they have mini curling for the kids.
The festival wraps up on Sunday the 25th with the Snow Drags. You can volunteer to help out with festival events by calling the Recreation office at 306-362-2050.