The Lucky the Carp Coloring contest is sponsored by Prairie du Chien, WI, Parks and Rec Department. It is open to all children and young adults under the age 17 and younger. The contest usually runs from the second week in December to the third week.
One of our favorite News stations – KWWL - Iowa had a nice piece for Lucky the Carp
Droppin' of the Carp - Carp Fest 2013
Carp Fest and Droppin' of the Carp have become an overnight success. The 12th annual New Year's Eve event is the culmination of a week long New Year's celebration in Prairie du Chien. The largest New Year's celebration in Wisconsin and the mid-west takes place at Lucky Park on the banks of the Mississippi River. Watch the five minute video and celebrate with us. Then, next year, plan on celebrating in person. Click to Watch the video on You Tube
Carp Bowl - Football game between Prairie du Chien and Mar-Mac Fire Departments
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