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Moorhead Parks and Recreation and partners provide a number of special events throughout the year for all ages. There is something for everyone! Want to embrace the cold? Check out Frostival! Learn about Celtic Nations at our annual Celtic Festival. Enjoy arts activities, live music and community at an evening in the park at RiverArts! Needing some fresh produce? Our Farmers Market is open June-September. Celebrate your Moorhead pride during Greater Moorhead Days. You can even Skate with Santa! Get outside, get active and come experience all that Moorhead Parks has to offer!

2022 Special Events

 Xcel Energy Holiday Lights Parade - Saturday, December 3, 6:30 pm

Downtown Fargo

Skate with Santa - Sunday, December 4, 2:15-4:15 pm
Moorhead Sports Center 

Sleigh Rides - Tuesday-Thursday, December 27-29, 1-4 pm
M.B. Johnson Park 
Reserve your ride by calling 218.299.5340 after December 1!

 

2023 Special Events

Frostival - Saturday, January 14-Saturday, February 25
Fargo-Moorhead Metro

Frostival Horseshoe Tournament - Saturday, January 21
W.H. Davy-Memorial Park

Fun at the Frozen Fortress - Saturday, January 28
Viking Ship Park

Candlelight Trail Walk - Tuesday, January 31
Viking Ship Park

Sleigh Rides - Saturdays, February 4 and 18, noon-4 pm
M.B. Johnson Park 
Reserve your ride by calling 218.299.5340 after December 1!

Winter Trails Day - Saturday, February 25, 10 am-2 pm
M.B. Johnson Park 

Celtic Festival - Saturday, March 18, 10 am-3 pm
Hjemkomst Center

Moorhead Ice Show - Friday-Sunday, March 24-26
Moorhead Sports Center
 

 



Thank you to all our partners
who help support special events!

American Crystal Sugar Company | Lemke Home Improvements
First International Bank & Trust | 
Fargo Moorhead CVB
Moorhead Business Association | Papa John's
River Keepers | 
Pepsi | Games to Go | 
Radio FM Media
Casey's General Store | 3 Celts and Company
Central Minnesota Credit Union
Bell Bank | Midco | Gate City Bank | Hornbacher's
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
Amanda Nelson State FarmJackie Beedy - RE/MAX Realty 1
Xcel Energy | 
Avenue Right | Costco | Affinity Plus

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