Ice Fest at Breezy Point Saturday, Jan. 7

Minnesota winter outdoor enthusiasts should head to Breezy Point this Saturday, Jan. 7,  for the 22nd annual Ice Fest.

Those attending will find all kinds of things to do including pond hockey, a bonfire on the beach, free horse-drawn hay rides, snow golf on Breezy Bay, an ice slide for the kids, dog sled rides, entertainment by the Mark Peterson Country Band and lots of food and drink specials.

There will also be candlelight cross country skiing.

Breezy Point Resort is located on Pelican Lake along County Road 11 at 9252 Breezy Point Drive. For more information about the resort, and this weekend’s celebration of winter, go to

The famous resort encompasses 3,000 acres with more than 250 lodging units, restaurants, an ice arena, lounge and full-service conference center.