Carp Fest Events for 2016-2017

Carp Fest Events for 2016, will be updated with new events. All events are co-sponsored by the Prairie du Chien Parks and Recreation Department.

Carp Fest Schedule

This event is sponsored by and proceeds going to Dropping of the Carp Committee and the City of Prairie du Chien Parks and Recreation Department. Join us in the 16th Annual Droppin' of the Carp and Pyrotechnics show on December 31, 2016, at Lucky Park. Stay warm around the huge bonfire.   (Download PDF here)

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 Thursday, December 15, 2016, 4:30pm. The colored picture of Lucky can be dropped off at Prairie du Chien City Hall, or Hoffman Hall. (Download PDF here)

Euchre Tournament

Euchre Tournament

Monday, December 26, 2016, 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! Bring your Dimes!!!!
Contact City Hall (608) 326-7207



Tuesday, December 27 2016, 12 Noon - 3PM @ Leisure Time Sports Bar and Bowl.
Everything is a dollar. For information call (608) 326-2782

Carp Party (Youth and Families)

The Carp Party is held at Hoffman Hall, December 31, 2016, from 6:00PM - 7:30PM. Hoffman Hall is located at 1600 South Wacouta in Prairie du Chien, WI. Geared for youth to celebrate the New Year with family and friends. Lots of activities. $3.00/person or $10.00 per family.  (Download PDF here)