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Haunted Mall LogoHaunted Mall
October 31
5-7 pm
Moorhead Center Mall

Enjoy an evening of trick-or-treating in a safe, controlled environment, that offers an alternative option for families on Halloween night. Activities planned include trick-or-treating throughout the mall, scary and not-so-scary spaces, pumpkin decorating, photo booth, and a variety of crafts and hands-on activities for kids and families. Admission is free!

 

   

 

Holiday Kickoff LogoHoliday Kickoff
November 20
5 pm
Moorhead Center Mall

Greet the festive season as we light the City of Moorhead's Holiday Tree! Enjoy refreshments and the Moorhead High School Carolers.
 Afterwards, enjoy the Xcel Energy Holiday Lights Parade downtown.

 

  

Skate with Santa LogoSkate with Santa
December 9
2:15-4:15 pm

Moorhead Sports Center

Lace up your skates and enjoy free open skate with Santa! Free hot chocolate and cookies will be served. Skate rental will be available (limited sizes).

   

 

  

Sleigh Rides LogoSleigh Rides
December 26-28
1-4 pm
Hjemkomst Center

​Take a scenic sleigh ride through beautiful Viking Ship Park! The cost is $4.00 per person (children 2 and under free). Tickets are available at the door on a first come, first served basis. No reservations or advanced sales.
  Concessions will be available for purchase.

 

 

Frostival-Logo

Frostival

January 26
10:00 am-4:30 pm
Hjemkomst Center

Embrace the cool of winter with 2 days of outdoor and indoor events! Moorhead is excited to host several activities from at the Hjemkomst Center, including the Moorhead Business Association's Snow Sculpture Contest, Snowga, Snow Dance Attack, the Moorhead Kiwanis Chili Feed and more, River Keepers Winter Scavenger Hunt, Log the Sauna by Folkways, free cross country ski and snowshoe use, marshmallow roast, and many more family-friendly events! Stop by the Frozen Fortress for a day of winter fun!

Register for the Adult Coed Kickball Tournament at M.B. Johnson or the "Ice Bowl" Disc Golf Tournament at Woodlawn Park or put a team together or compete individually in the many North of Normal Games planned in our community.

For a complete list of activities and events throughout the Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo area, visit frostival.com.

 

 

One Enchanted Evening LogoOne Enchanted Evening
February 23
6:00-8:30 pm
Hjemkomst Center

This special evening for youth, ages 4-12 and their family, features a grand march, dancing, refreshments, photos, and memories to last a lifetime. Semi-formal dress is encouraged.
All are invited to attend the grand march, however, only ticketed couples will be allowed to stay afterwards for the dance.
Tickets are $12.00 per person, and will be available for purchase beginning February 4. A limited number of tickets will be available. Registration deadline: February 14.

 

 

Celtic Festival LogoCeltic  Festival
March 9
10 am-4 pm
Hjemkomst Center

The annual Celtic Festival is a celebration of the rich culture of the seven Celtic Nations, featuring the intriguing history, arts and traditions of Brittany, Cornwall, Isle of Man, Galicia, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Take in the sights, sounds, and tastes of the Celtic heritage with dancing, music, and authentic Celtic food. Children and adults alike can learn about traditions of the seven Celtic nations through hands-on activities and table displays.
All exhibits, performances and activities are free with the exception of an Activity Passport ($4). The Activity Passport is the key to many of the craft stations and once completed can be turned in for a prize.

The Celtic Festival is hosted by the Fargo Park District and Moorhead Parks and Recreation. Support for this project is provided by the cities of Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo, through The Arts Partnership.