University of Okoboji Winter Games and Kite Festival

Thursday, January 23, 2025 - Sunday, January 26, 2025

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Iowa Great Lakes Area
37 Lake Street
Arnolds Park | Map It Lakes & Land Website

712-332-2107 712-332-2107
Always the last full weekend in January! For over 40 years, when the temperatures drop, things heat up on the frozen waters of Lake Okoboji. This weekend is a winter tradition that bringing tens of thousands of people to the Iowa Great Lakes Area for three days of family fun. Events include: Kite Festival, Softball, Bags Toss, Flag Football, Broomball, Human Foosball, Chocolate Classic, Chili Cook-Off, Omelet Breakfast, fireworks, the Polar Plunge and much, much more!
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