All scheduling is subject to change without notice, but we will endeavor to get all last minute changes to the web site.
NLAA Amateur Snow Carving Contest January 30 - February 5 with judging at 10 a.m. on Sunday, February 5th at Crapola World HQFind out more »
Come by and visit the new Ely Folk School during the Winter Festival. Open weekdays 1 - 5 pm and weekends 11 am - 4 pm. Located at the "top of the hill" on Sheridan Street at 209 E Sheridan St. We have some cool T-shirts and other merchandise. Maybe you'd like to teach aFind out more »
Ely Community Resource presents their traditional Winter Festival Kick-Off Spaghetti Dinner in St. Anthony's Catholic Church fellowship hall with help from local chefs. Proceeds support Ely youth programs. Join the carvers and Ely neighbors for a great start to a great festival. Buy your tickets in advance from ECR Board members, at the ECR Office (Frandsen Bank Building), orFind out more »
Registration Deadline: 1/15/17. February 3-5, 2017. Discover the art of photographing wolves at the International Wolf Center. Participants will learn important information about wolves and what to look for capturing their unique behaviors. Spend time photographing wolves at the Center, followed by a field trip on Saturday. This will be the first winter for theFind out more »
The Beard Belt is up for grabs on Friday Night at the Boathouse Brewpub. Winner takes all in a single elimination tournament. The crowd will decide the winner of each heat. It costs $10.00 to enter the Beard Fest and you can register that night. Your entry fee will put you into a prize drawingFind out more »
Don't miss the second Annual Winter Festival Kickoff in Whiteside Park! Events include: EWF's fire bowl being delivered to Whiteside Park. Lighting of the Fire Bowl Studio North Dance Team and Ms. Ely. Other details to come! Snow carvers at work on their creations.Find out more »