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Sunday, February 27, 2022
City Staff

The City of Altoona Announces the 3rd Annual Altoona Frosty Fun Series

ALTOONA, WI - The City of Altoona is excited to announce the 3rd Annual Altoona Frosty Fun Series, a series of community events showcasing outdoor winter recreation opportunities. The Cities of Altoona and Eau Claire have worked collaboratively over the last several years on the Wintermission Initiative to implement pilot projects based on community feedback that aim to shift public perception towards winter and get more people of all ages actively embracing social opportunities and public spaces during the winter. The Altoona Frosty Fun Series is possible due to a sponsorship the City of Altoona received from Visit Eau Claire.

Confirmed Altoona Frosty Fun Series events include:

  • Rays of Sunshine Find
    • Location: River Prairie Park
    • Date/Time:  Begins Friday, February 11th. Drawing on Monday, February 14th. 
    • Presented by: Altoona Parks and Recreation
  • Altoona Lions Club Ice Fishing Classic
  • United States Crokicurl Championship
    • Location: River Prairie Park - Plaza
    • Date/Time: Saturday, January 29th; The registration deadline is Thursday, January 27th at noon and Event Start Time TBD
    • Presented by: Altoona Parks and Recreation 
    • Facebook Event:
  • Candle Light Snowshoe Hike
    • Location: Centennial Park
    • Date/Time: Saturday, February 12th from 5:30-8:30pm
    • Presented by: Cowboy Jacks, River Prairie Wealth Partners, Royal Credit Union, CORBA and WNB Financial
    • Sponsored by: Visionary Eyecare and J&D Manufacturing
    • Facebook Event:
  • Jelly Bean Hill Challenge
  • Location: Jelly Bean Hill Park
  • Date/Time: Saturday, February 26th; Registration begins at 1:30PM / Event begins at 2PM
  • Presented by: City of Altoona
  • Facebook Event:

You can learn more about the Altoona Frosty Fun Series and these events by visiting or by visiting the City of Altoona (@AltoonaWI) and Altoona Parks and Recreation (@cityofaltoonapandr) Facebook pages. Some of the events are still developing, with additional information to come!  Check back for more details.