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Saturday, February 11, 2017

Shiver Elk River, is a family-friendly community winter outdoor event that includes the Shiver Plunge, outdoor hockey tournament, a 5K/10K run walk, food and beverages, live music, bean bag tournament, medallion hunt, special kids activities and lots more. It’s sure to be the most fun you'll have all Winter!

Most events at Lake Orono Park on the west side of Elk River at Highway 10 and Gary Street.

Schedule of Events

Medallion Hunt begins February 4. CLICK HERE FOR CLUES

SATURDAY, Feb. 11, 2017
8:30 - 11:30 am       Waffle Breakfast Elk River Band Boosters at Elk River Lutheran Church
9:00 am - 3:00 pm   "Gess What’s Cooking” Food Truck
9:00 am                   5K/10K Run Walk
9:00 am - 5:00 pm   Hockey Tournament at "The Pit"
11:00 am-2:30 pm   Family Fun Activities
Bean Bag Tournament sponsored by Boondox Bar & Grille
                                Horse-drawn Sleigh Rides sponsored First National Bank of Elk River
                                Kids I Spy Scavenger Hunt
                                Snowshoe Demo Friends of Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge
                                Kids Games sponsored by area nonprofits
                                Open Skating on the lake
                                Elk River Lions beverages
12:00 - 2:30 pm       Live Music of Josh Perisian
1:00 - 1:30 pm         Ice Carving by John "the Ice Man" Franks
2:15 pm                   Opening Ceremony
                                  National Anthem Elk River High School Choir
                                  728 Cadets & Color Guard
                                  Elk River Ambassadors & Royalty Introduction
2:30 pm                   Fire Department Tug of War
3:00 pm                   Plunge
5:00 pm                   Hockey Championship Game at The Pit
5:00 pm                   Elk River Ambassador & Royalty Coronation at YMCA

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Online registration is closed. 
Paper registrations will still be accepted

Click for Bean Bag Tournament information

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Click here for complete details

Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Lake Orono Park

9:00 a.m. Start time

Registration fee is $35 per person.

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Download and print registration packet

Online registration is closed

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Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Lake Orono
3:00 p.m. Start time

For a br-r-r-ry good time, take a dip in Lake Orono to benefit your favorite charity

Here’s what you need to know:

You can plunge as an individual or as a team.

Registration fee is $35 per person.

All money raised will be donated to the nonprofit charity of your choice. Well over $120,000 has been sent on to local charitable organizations in the last six years.

Click here to read what you need to know before plunging

Download and print rules and registration packet

Online registration is closed

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Click here to support a plunger or nonprofit with your online donation

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Outdoor Hockey Tournament at Handke Stadium (The Pit)
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Saturday, February 11, 2017
The tournament is full. Thanks for your interest.  Maybe we'll see you next year!

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