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Nisswa Winter Jubilee slated Feb. 16-18

A boy slides down a pile of snow at during the 2015 Nisswa Winter Jubilee. Echo Journal film photo

Nisswa Winter Jubilee events will run Friday-Sunday, Feb. 16-18, though the first clue for the Triple Medallion Hunt will be posted at 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12.

Clues will be posted at 3 p.m. every day at the Nisswa Chamber building and on Facebook for two of the three hidden medallions. All clues for the last medallion will be posted Saturday, Feb. 17.

For prizes and more information, check "Nisswa Winter Jubilee" on Facebook.

Buy a Jubilee button for $5 at Ye Old Pickle Factory, Ganley's Family Restaurant or the Nisswa American Legion for entry to King's Ransom Friday at the Legion, the bean bag tournament Saturday at the Legion and discounts at participating retailers and restaurants.

Following is a schedule of weekend events:

Friday, Feb. 16

4:30 p.m.: Meat raffle at the Nisswa American Legion.

5-8:30 p.m.: Dinner special at the Nisswa American Legion.

8 p.m.-midnight: Live music by King's Ransom at the Nisswa American Legion.

Saturday, Feb. 17

All day: Triple Medallion Hunt with three medallions to find.

10 a.m.-noon: Face painting by the Black Bear 4-H Club at the Nisswa Chamber building.

11 a.m.: Parade lineup begins.

11 a.m.-1 p.m.: Snow sculpture judging - Best of Category for kids 16 and under, adults, family. Sign up for snow piles at Triangle.

Noon: Nisswa Winter Jubilee Parade featuring grand marshals Jim and Shirley Dullum.

1 p.m.: Register for the wood splitting contest at the Turtle Track.

1:30-3 p.m.: Hammerschlagen at the Pickle Factory. Pay to play and win.

2-6 p.m.: Register at 2 p.m. for a bean bag tourney at the Nisswa Legion with cash prizes.

2-6 p.m.: Volleyball tourney behind the Pickle with 100 percent payout. Register form is online on Facebook or at the Pickle Factory.

8 p.m.-midnight: Live music by the Nissfits at the Pickle Factory.

Sunday, Feb. 18

Noon-2 p.m.: Nisswa Fire Department's Ice Fishing Derby on Nisswa Lake for $5 a hole.

3:30 p.m.: Bingo at the Nisswa Legion.

4-8 p.m.: Live music with a Nisswa All Star Jam Session at the Pickle Factory.

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