Have you ever seen cardboard boat races where full-grown adults get into boats they’ve constructed from cardboard and duct tape and race one another? How about fireworks on Crosslake around the Fourth of July? Can you imagine 20,000 people showing up in Crosslake on St. Patrick’s Day to see Minnesota’s largest parade outside the Twin Cities? Or 10,000 people tasting chili prepared by over 30 contestants in the Crosslake Days Chili Cook-off in September? All of these are annual Crosslake events. And there are flea markets, kayak runs, fishing tournaments, outdoor movies, weekly summer music concerts on the Town Square and more. Check out the Crosslake Chamber app for details.
Crosslake is famous for it's St. Patrick's Day Celebrations and while this year it may look a little different, it may just be the most fun you've ever had! Dig out your costume box and join us for some Shenanigans throughout the community as we celebrate this Irish holiday Crosslake style!
Crosslake is famous for it's St. Patrick's Day Celebrations, and this year we're not able to host a parade, but we sure can host some Saint Patrick's Shenanigan's! Download the EventZee App to your mobile device (password will be available on March 12, 2021) and travel around to Crosslake businesses to answer trivia questions, take awesome photos, funny videos and WIN fabulous prizes! Players have two full days to explore our community, and win fabulous prizes! So team up with your family, friends, or go it alone. But however you play, be sure to get your green on and have some fun!
Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, the Knights of Columbus from Crosslake and Emily will be grilling Holy Smokes Pork Chops on a Stick and Brats! Look for the big blue tent in the parking lot on Route 66 in Crosslake near Edina Realty and Holiday Station Store.