2020 Crosslake Winterfest

Crosslake Winterfest section detail.

Bring the whole family to participate in old-fashioned winter fun at the 17th annual Crosslake WinterFest, scheduled Thursday-Saturday, Jan. 30-Feb. 1, throughout Crosslake.

Find the Lost Medallion! Each day beginning Friday, Jan. 31, one of three clues will be released to guide you to the medallion hidden someplace in Crosslake. Pick up a clue each day at any Chamber member business, at the Crosslake Welcome Center or at


Bundle up the family and bring them to Crosslake for our 17th Annual WinterFest celebration!

The 17th annual SoupFest will feature Crosslake Chamber member businesses simmering kettles of their fabulous soup recipes that the public gets to taste and then cast votes to determine which is worthy of the highly coveted Golden Ladles.

Free tasting will begin at noon Saturday, Feb. 1, and ballots will be tallied at 3 p.m.

I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with numerous job titles since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently as Digital Editor. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work these 30+ years. I was present and worked on the our web page when our original website first went live on April 26, 1994.
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