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ShiverFest takes place the third weekend in February every year. It has grown over the years, and in 2020 celebrated its 20th annual event. A rounded weekend of many activities for children and adults, you can take in a youth ice fishing tournament, youth mite hockey tournament, 5K Frozen Fanny run, snow-ga, sledding, cross country skiing, fireworks, food, a vendor show and many other activities.



Woodland Resort

Youth Ice Fishing Tournament
Saturday, February 18th
1 pm - 2:30 pm
Participants must be under 16 years of age
$10 Donation
Bundle up those young anglers and head out to Woodland Resort for the annual ice fishing tournament!
Tickets are available now through Friday, February 18th, at the Devils Lake Chamber and the Devils Lake Fire Department.
Tickets can also be purchased on the ice on the day of the event.Each participant will receive an ice fishing rod, tackle box, bait and tackle. 

Family Skating & Pond Hockey
Saturday, February 18th & Sunday, February 19th
Free for All Ages!
Kids not interested in ice fishing? No Problem!
Head out on the ice for some skating or hockey, not to mention a healthy dose of fresh winter air.
If it gets too cold you can always pop into Proz for a bite to warm you up

Hot Chocolate, S'mores, and Firepits
Saturday, February 18th
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
How fun does this sound? S’mores, a warm fire, and a cozy cup of hot chocolate while you're waiting to see who
takes home the trophy for the fishing tournament (or you just need a break from skating or pond hockey.) We can hardly wait! 

Optimist Club Steak Fry
Proz Lakeside at The Cove
Saturday, February 18th
4 pm - 9 pm
Cheeseburgers - $12 & Steaks - $25
We can’t think of a better way to warm up after a day full of Shiverfest fun than a steak or a cheeseburger.
You can grab a ticket from an Optimist Club member, at the Devils Lake Chamber, or at Proz Lakeside.

Saturday, February 18th
We’re closing out Shiverfest Saturday with a bang!  
Bundle up your friends and family and join us on the beach for fireworks under the winter sky on beautiful Devils Lake. 


Creel Bay Golf Course

Cross Country Skiing
Saturday, February 18th & Sunday, February 19th
9 am - 4 pm
Free Ski Rentals
If you’ve ever wanted to try cross country skiing but haven’t had the opportunity, now is your chance!
Gerrell’s Sports Center is providing free ski rentals, so grab a friend and head out to the golf course for some good fun and exercise!
Thank you Gerrell’s! 

Saturday, February 18th & Sunday, February 19th
9 am - 4 pm
Bring Your Own Sled!
What kid doesn’t love sledding? Not many we know. It’s pretty fun for moms and dads, too.
So grab your sleds and meet us at the golf course for an old-fashioned good time.

Winter Wonderland Vendor Show
Saturday, February 18th 
10 am - 3 pm
The fun isn’t all outdoors! Pop into the Creel Bay Clubhouse to shop!
All of your favorite vendors will be inside for a little retail therapy while you warm up from the outdoor festivities. 

Frozen Fanny 5k
Saturday, February 18th
11 am
$20 Entry Fee
Dust off those running (or walking) shoes and head out to the golf course for a 5K.  
This event has been a local favorite for years, and we’d love to see you there! All ages and fitness levels welcome!

Saturday, February 18th
12:30 pm
Whether you participated in the 5k or you spent the morning sledding the golf course, you may want to loosen those muscles up
before you head into your afternoon, and Lake Region Fitness has you covered with Snowga - yoga in the snow!  
The polar opposite of hot yoga, you’ll need to bundle up for these asanas. Thank you Lake Region Fitness!


In Town Events

Frosty Quilt Show
Downtown Devils Lake
Saturday, February 18th & Sunday, February 19th
All Weekend!
Spend the day downtown on a self-guided, walking quilt show. Pick up a map and view works of art by area quilters displayed at participating downtown businesses, during regular business hours. 

Devils Lake Gun Show
Memorial Building
Saturday, February 18th & Sunday, February 19th
Sat 9 am - 5pm & Sun 9 am - 3:30 pm
Looking to stay warm? Stop by the Gun Show to check out a wide selection of guns, collectibles, knives, and art! 


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