After taking a pandemic pause we are excited to return to winter activities on frozen Lake Harriet in 2022, with the Kite Festival on Saturday, January 22nd and a partnership with the Art Shanty Projects each Saturday and Sunday January 15th – February 6th.
The Kite Festival is a beautiful festival that fills the sky with colorful kites, offers winter activities for all, delicious local food trucks and free s’mores by the fire to warm up throughout the day!
Date & Time
Saturday, January 22
Noon to 4 pm
4135 W Lake Harriet Parkway
A new Shuttle will be provided to Lake Harriet from the Executive Building parking lot on the West side of Bde Maka Ska.
Please plan accordingly and use the shuttle from the Calhoun Executive Center.
Explore Our Parks
Established in 1883, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) oversees a renowned urban park system spanning 6,809 acres of parkland and water. Featured among its 180 park properties are 55 miles of parkways, 102 miles of Grand Rounds biking and walking paths, 22 lakes, 12 formal gardens, seven golf courses and 49 recreation centers. Altogether, MPRB properties receive about 23 million visits annually.