Snowflake Days Community Event

February 4 - 11, 2023

Celebrate the snowy season with our annual Snowflake Days events!
Make snow sculptures, ice skate indoors and out, play games, eat treats and more! 

Find a complete schedule of events at the Snowflake Days website managed by the Snowflake Days volunteer committee.

The following events are sponsored by the City of Coon Rapids in partnership with the volunteer committee as part of the 2023 Snowflake Days festivities:


Snow Sculpture Contest

February 4 - 10, 2023

Create your own snow or ice sculpture in your front yard. All sculptures must be complete by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2023. A map of all sculptures will be available on the City website after the snow sculptures are finished.  

Sign up by Feb. 8
Click here to register.
Prizes: To be announced

Judging to take place Feb. 10. Sculptures will be judged on originality, quality of work, design and general effect. 

Skate_SnowflakeDaysSketchFamily Fun Day at CRIC

February 5, 2023
4:30-7:30 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon of FREE family activities at the Coon Rapids Ice Center, 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd.

4:30-5:30 p.m.Outdoor Skating & Games
Family activities on CRIC's outdoor rink, including skating and games like ice bowling, dice games and more. 
5:30-7:30 p.m.Free Public Skate
Free public skating on the indoor rink. Skate rentals available for purchase.

Golf_SnowflakeDaysSketchMayor's Cup

Test your indoor golfing skills at Bunker Hills Golf Club, 12800 Bunker Prairie Road, during the Mayor's Cup simulator golf tournament. This event ends at the finals on Feb. 11 at 12:30 p.m. 


Winter Fun at Sand Creek Park

February 11, 2023
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

End the week of activities with a fun day at Sand Creek Park! Enjoy outdoor skating, a build a snowman contest, and bring a non-perishable food donation for ACBC food shelf. 

10-11 a.m.Kids Medallion Hunt
12-2 p.m.Cookies & Canvas
A free painting activity to explore your creativity... and eat some cookies too!
2:15 p.m.Awards Ceremony 
An awards ceremony for the kids medallion hunt & snowman contest will take place at the end of the event.

Check out the history of Snowflake Days, the complete schedule and more on the Coon Rapids Snowflake Days website.

Special thanks to the Snowflake Days Committee, Coon Rapids Community Strength Foundation, Coon Rapids Women of Today and volunteers who are organizing these events and making it all come together! 

Sponsored by:

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Coon Rapids Community Strength Foundation

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The City of Coon Rapids Recreation Division invites businesses to get involved and participate in these events and activities by showing their support through sponsorship.