Biwabik Full of Weekend Festivities for 'Weihnachtsfest'

December 01, 2017 11:35 AM

Festive events are filling the city of Biwabik this weekend. Some are free, Some involve food, but all are sure to be fun. It's called "Weihnachtsfest." Coordinator Mary Sprague and Honk the Moose stopped in for a preview.

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Things kick off tonight with a new event called "Reindeer Games." Groups of people will go on a clue-based race across the city. Any group that wants to get in on the games should meet at the Sliding Hill to receive instructions. Sprague says a trophy will be given out to the winning group.

"I'm hoping that everyone will come down and support it, even if they're not going to participate, but come watch because it will be fun, " she says.

Crafts and Music are two of the big themes for Saturday. The live music begins at 11 a.m. Horse Face. At 12:30 p.m. local favorite Ronnie Setniker and family will perform some fun polka music. The Mesabi East Jazz Choir, A Touch of Class, and The Frichek's will also be playing throughout the day.

"A wide mixture of music," Sprague says.

Then on Sunday morning at the Park Pavilion, Honk and Santa will be hosting a pancake breakfast. Kids will be able to take pictures with both celebrities. Cost is $5 for adults and $4 for children under 12.

Click here for a full list of events going on this weekend. 


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