Anoka Winterfest 2021 is Canceled
Winterfest 2021, planned for Saturday February 13, is CANCELED due to the enduring polar vortex creating frigid weather conditions. Warnings include frostbite, gusty winds, and subzero temperatures. This decision has been made for the safety of volunteers and participants. The warming house will be open with restricted access for individuals choosing to sled, skate or try out snow shoes on their own. Masks are required in the warming house, limit 8 people at time. Warming house will be open 12 – 9pm (weather permitting)
Free Winterfest “goodie bags”, which include a mix of indoor craft activities and assorted trinkets, will be available to be picked up at the George Enloe Park warming house. Craft activities are provided by Rum River Arts, Anoka Women of Today, and Art Start. Not all goodie bags contain the same items. There are a limited number of goodie bags available, please select goodie bags for only the youths (12 and under) in your household.
The Bags Tournament, sponsored by Mauer Main, has been moved indoors to Green Haven Golf and Event Center. Teams will be contacted directly with more information. Team Registrations $30/team will be accepted until Friday, Feb. 12th at noon. Prizes awarded to top 3 teams. Register here: 2021 Bags Tournament - Winterfest
RumRiver Art Center, Anoka Women of Today, ArtStart, The Anoka Waste Reduction and Recycling Board, Anoka Public Services, Anoka Police Department, Anoka Area Hockey Association, Anoka Ambassadors, Anoka Halloween, Inc., Anoka Eastern Star Chapter, and Anoka County Parks Department. We hope to partner with all in 2022!
Contact the Public Services Department at 763-576-2980.