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Lake Minnetonka Klondike Dog Derby
February 4 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM CST
One event on February 5, 2022 at 7:00 AM
**PLEASE NOTE: The Klondike Dog Derby is a FREE event, their livestream is FREE and will be available on race day at: klondikelive.com. There are impostor events posting on Facebook asking for credit card information, THESE ARE SCAMS**
The Lake Minnetonka Klondike Dog Derby is a world-class sled dog race that brings the incredible sport of mushing to our local community. The 8-dog, 40-mile race will start and finish on Water Street in the heart of historic Excelsior, Minnesota and then run along the beautiful shores of Lower Lake Minnetonka.
Friday, February 4th, 2022:
Vet Checks, Meet-the-Mushers & Hug-a-Husky!
Downtown Excelsior, Minnesota
Race Day & Klondike Village on Water Street!
Downtown Excelsior, Minnesota
*Visit https://www.klondikedogderby.com/race-weekend-schedule for full race weekend details!
The Klondike is a FREE family-friendly event, but your donations help make it a reality! Your tax-deductible donations are greatly appreciated and all net profits from the 2022 race will be donated to their two- and four-legged friends through their charity partners: Can-Do Canines, Adopt a Husky Minnesota and ICA Food Shelf.
To learn more about the Klondike Dog Derby, please visit klondikedogderby.com
Twin Cities Event Calendar by Twin Cities Kids Club
Are you looking for family-friendly, educational, holiday-themed, and fun events to take the kids to? Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is the perfect resource for finding activities and events your entire family will love. Create precious family memories together by attending unique events designed specifically for children.
In-person, online, indoor, and outdoor events are all included on the Twin Cities Event Calendar. You’re sure to find an activity that is ideal and engaging for your family. For more information, simply click the event, and you’ll be given all of the details, including date, time, location, and cost! There is also contact information for the host for the event in case you have any burning questions.
Use the handy search feature at the top of the event calendar to search by month and keyword if you’re looking for a specific event. For example: search “toddler” to find any events specifically designed for your tiny tots.
This event calendar is updated regularly and chock full of local events and discount days from our partners. Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is free to access—you don’t have to join the discount club (but we’d love it if you did!) Whether you’re a Minnesota Native or just here for the weekend, you’ll find useful information on local events that will spice up your routine.
You can find great activities to beat the heat during the summer, like ice cream socials or a float-in movie. You can find a whole host of indoor activities in the wintertime to keep your kids happy and learning, like ballet, gymnastics, or storytime at the local library.
We list everything from ice skating, to firework shows, to movies in the park, to Online Mario Kart Tournaments. It’s all here! Let Twin Cities Kids Club be your go-to resource for the best events in the Twin Cities.
Parents, keep an eye out for special sales events listed on the calendar too! You may find incredible limited-time deals on maternity wear or kids’ clothes.
Be sure to bookmark this page in your internet browser, so you never miss any of the exciting, kid-friendly events in Minneapolis/Saint Paul and surrounding areas.