Frosty Frolics


3 to 10 p.m.   GREAT BEAR RECREATION PARK  Tubing $5 today!
6:30 p.m.
Frosty Frolics Bean Bag Tournament. Take part in the first-ever Frosty Frolics Bean Bag Tournament!
Teams will be outside enjoying the crisp January air in the Falls Park Open Air Shelter, so dress appropriately! This will be a one-night tournament, with check in at 6 p.m. and games starting at 6:30 p.m. Grab a partner and see if you have what it takes to walk away with the prize! Registration required.


 9 a.m. SPENCER PARK Frosty Frolics 5K and 10K Walk/Run. Join the fun and competition of this frosty morning run. Races will be a 5K and 10K.
Runners will follow the path along the Big Sioux River. Turn-around points will be noted along the route. Runners who are registered by December 18 will receive a T-shirt. Runner check-in and day-of registration will be available starting at 8 a.m. Cost is $5 per person.
Register online at
 10 a.m. to 12 noon THE OUTDOOR CAMPUS Frosty Frolics Ice Fishing Frenzy, in partnership with The Outdoor Campus, this event offers fun-filled outdoor family time. Ice fishing poles will be available on a first-come, first-served basis; you are welcome to bring your own. If needed, we will drill holes for those individuals participating in the activity. All ages welcome. Free. Registration required.
Register online at
10:30 a.m. to 12 noon
Frosty Frolics Storytime and Activities. It’s cold outside, come in for fun! Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
Hot chocolate, crafts, and activities to follow. (While supplies last).
11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. MARY JO WEGNER ARBORETUM Frosty Frolics Snowshoe Stroll. SFPR is collaborating with The Outdoor Campus to offer a snowshoeing activity that will teach you the fundamentals of the sport of snowshoeing and allow you to spend time outdoors in the winter. The number of snowshoes available is limited; please sign up early. Group walks will leave every hour starting at 11 a.m., with the last group departing at 2 p.m.
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1 p.m.   TOMAR PARK Frosty Frolics Fatbike Ride, partnering with Falls Area Singletrack (FAST) and Falls Area Bicyclists (FAB). Bring your bike out and meet at the Tomar Park parking lot. We will ride to Falls Park weather permitting. FAST and FAB will provide a frosty frozen treat at the end of the ride. Free. No registration required.
7:30 to 9:30 p.m.  SCHEELS ICEPLEX Frosty Frolics Teen Cosmic Skate. Come ice skate and socialize with your friends at our teen cosmic skate. Ages 14–19. This event will be held at the Scheels IcePlex and will be a fun-filled night of ice skating, grooving to a DJ, and playing games on the ice.
Registration and payment will take place on the night of the event at the Scheels IcePlex. $5 entry/skate rental. Music provided.
9:30 to 11:30 p.m.
Lazer Tubing. Space is limited and tickets are available only online at


1 to 3 p.m. GREAT BEAR RECREATION PARK Homewood Suites by Hilton Ski and Snowboard Races benefiting Make-A-Wish.
Register 9 a.m.–12 noon. Races start at 1 p.m. Open to public.
1 to 3 p.m.  MEMORIAL ICE RINK Sleigh Rides around the park provided by McCrossan Boys Ranch.
2 p.m.
MIDCO© AQUATIC CENTER Frosty Frolics Flick and Float featuring: Happy Feet