Since 1886. MOVED for 2019 to Kellogg Mall Park due to renovations at Rice Park. The “Coolest Celebration on Earth™” will feature dozens of free events, both traditional favorites and new attractions, to entertain our local supporters and out-of-town visitors. Most events will take place in downtown Saint Paul at Kellogg Mall Park. Other Carnival sites will include Landmark Center and the Vulcan Snow Park at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Free events include: live music, parades, the Securian Financial Winter Run, Kids’ Day, Hops and Hounds, Family Day, Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour and more. Ice Carving Competitions and Snow Sculpting Competitions take place during the first few days of the fair, with the sculptures on display throughout.