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Nisswa Winter Jubilee to take place Feb. 15-17

The Lakes Area Lions, Nisswa Women of Today and the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce announce the theme of the 2013 Nisswa Winter Jubilee is Candyland Edition.

The Jubilee will celebrate 41 years of winter fun Friday-Sunday, Feb. 15-17.

The Jubilee was started by the Nisswa Jaycees to give the new club an annual fundraiser and has grown into a three-day celebration.

On Friday, Feb. 15, the Nisswa Women of Today will host the Miss Nisswa Scholarship Pageant at 7 p.m. at Lutheran Church of the Cross.

Saturday, Feb. 16, will be filled with activities in downtown Nisswa, including Frozen 5K walk/run, snow sculptures, storytelling, Mini Jubilee for kids, parade at noon and more.

Sunday, Feb. 17, will feature the Nisswa Fire Department’s annual Ice Fishing Derby from noon-2 p.m. on Nisswa Lake.

There is still time sign up to participate in the Nisswa Winter Jubilee’s Parade. For an application, contact the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce office at 218-963-2620 or visit to print an application.

For the expanded schedule of events or to follow the Nisswa Winter Jubilee, visit Facebook.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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