Carp Fest 2015 - 15th Annual

Carp Fest Events for 2015, will be updated with new events. All events are co-sponsored by the Prairie du Chien Parks and Recreation Department.

Coloring Contest

Lucky the Carp is the star of Carp Fest. The coloring event is open to all children and youths ages 6-17. Age group divisions: 6 & under, 7-11 year olds, and 12-17 year olds. The deadline for the event is December 17, 2015, 4:30pm. The colored picture of Lucky can be dropped off at Prairie du Chien City Hall, or Hoffman Hall. (Download PDF here)

Open Gym and Swim

December 26-31, 2015.
9AM – 11AM Hoffman Hall. Low Cost  (Info)

Carp Fest Family Ice Fishing Fun Day, Snowmobile Rides, Torch lite sledding and xc/hike

Saturday, December 26, 2015.
9AM – 11AM Washington Park
All poles and fishing equipment provided
This event is co-sponsored by Prairie Rod and Gun Club, PdC Parks and Recreation Department, and the Cliffhangers Snowmobile Club.
More info (608) 326-7207

Snowmobile Rides, Torch lite sledding and xc/hike

Lariviere Park 4:00PM-6:00PM
Rain/ Snow/shine

Disc Golf Tournament

Sunday, Decemver 27, 2015
St. Feriole Island

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Euchre Tournament

Monday, December 28, 2015, 1 p.m. at the Community Room, Prairie du Chien City Hall.
$6.00 entry fee.
Cash pay back to top 5 place winners. Plus Door Prizes. Open to all!
Contact City Hall (608) 326-7207

Carp Fest Bowling

Leisure Time Sports Bar and Grill.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015, 12 Noon – 3 p.m.
This is a first come, first serve event with access to bowling alley only. Use south entrance.
Everything is a $1.00

The Early Bird Droppin’ of the Carp Party

Hoffman Hall
Thursday, December 31, 2015, 6:30PM-8:30PM 
$3/person or $10/family
Call (608) 326-7207.
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December 31, 2015
10:00 PM - 1:00AM
Lucky Park
  • snowmobile rides provided by the Cliffhangers Snowmobile Club (if there is snow) pyrotechnics show
  • huge bonfire
  • Carp samples will be available for tasting