Catching LuckyThe start of CarpFest begins with “Lucky “ being caught in PdC on Sunday. Here you see CarpFest Committee member Mike Valley and helper Granddaughter Sophia pull Lucky through the ice at Blackhawk Bay. (See Album here.)
Hoffman Hall: Arts and Crafts
|Arts and Crafts - Fun for All|
Featured activity included creating your own Lucky the Carp!
See album here.
Hoffman Hall: Gym Activities
|A challenging game of hoops|
Hoffman Hall gymnasium attracts kids and adults as well. Hoops provides an excellent activity to chase away the winter doldrums. Youth triathlon was also featured for those who wished to participate. (See album here.)
Hoffman Hall: Pool Activities
|Fun in the pool|
- Dec.27-31st 1-4pm @ Hoffman Hall
- 12/27-Big Carp Splash Contest
- 12/29-Flying Carp Games
- 12/30-Diving for Carp Contest
- 12/31 New Year’s Eve Day Pool Party w/Music
Bowling Party: Timber Lanes Sports Bar and Grill
|Timber Lanes featured a bowling party.|
SKATE PARTY - Lochner Park
Sponsored by PDC Boy Scouts
TORCHLIGHT SKI, HIKE, SLEDDING
|A Warm fire and Friends.|
8th ANNUAL CARP BOWL FOOTBALL GAME
|Foggy Carp Bowl|
|Another Days Sunset Band|
@ Hoffman Hall.
Featuring Another Days Sunset Band. Rock in the New Year with the area’s only alternative rock band!Open to all ages in a non-alcoholic adult supervised environment. Foosball, ping pong and X-Box challenge games! (Additional photos here.)
Carpfest - Preparation for the Grand Finale
|2010-11 Preparation is underway|
Preparation started in the heavy fog with temperatures in the mid 40's and little wind. (See additional photos here.)
GRAND FINALE 10th ANNUAL DROPPIN' OF THE CARP
|Carp King and Queen 2011|
9 PM-1 AM FOOD TENT, DEC.31ST @ Lucky Park
12 Midnight LIGHT SHOW and FIREWORKS- @ Lucky Park sponsored by Scream Extreme. Did you kiss Lucky the Carp for good luck in the New Year? See Photos. (See additional photos here.)
|Likely hiding place|
Lucky No. 10' is found in a Prairie du Chien park more than 24 hours after the 'Droppin' of the Carp' star went missing. Read more....
See additional Lucky trees and crime scene photos here.