Frosty Frolics


3 to 10 p.m.   GREAT BEAR RECREATION PARK  Tubing $5 today!


 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 19 will receive a T-shirt. Don’t forget to wear your Frosty costume; costumes will be judged at 8:45 a.m. Gift cards will be awarded to the costume winners. 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 FAMILY PARK

Ice Fishing Frenzy
Canceled due to unfavorable ice conditions.

11 a.m., 12 noon PRAIRIE WEST LIBRARY Storytime and Activities. It’s cold outside, come in for fun! Storytime at 10:30 a.m. Hot chocolate, crafts, and activities to follow.

Guided Snowshoe Tour for Beginners.
Canceled due to deteriorating snow conditions.

A guided group hike at 11am. Dress for the outdoors.
The Arboretum will be open from 10am-4pm; serving cocoa, cider and cookies.

1 p.m.   TOMAR PARK 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 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.


1 to 3 p.m. GREAT BEAR RECREATION PARK Homewood Suites Ski and Snowboard Races benefiting Angels with a Dream Make-A-Wish
Register 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Races Start at 1 p.m. $10 per person.
Open to public spectators.
1 to 3 p.m.  MEMORIAL ICE RINK Sleigh Rides around the park provided by McCrossan Boys Ranch.