Loppet Foundation

SW Journal Snow Sculpture Contest

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Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The Trailhead, 1221 Theodore Wirth Parkway

Sculpting: 10 a.m.
Judging: 3:15 p.m. 
Awards: 4:00 p.m.

Teams of up to four individuals will turn 4′ x 4′ x 8′ blocks of snow to life near Loppet Village. Each team has five hours to create their work of art.


Entry Fees

The competition is free to enter, but contributions are welcome to defray the costs of producing the blocks of snow and of cleanup, etc. First come, first served. Reserve your block of snow now to guarantee a spot.

Note that teams will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis as there a limited number of slots available.

Competition Regulations

Click here to view the Snow Sculpture Competition Rules »

Note: power tools are not allowed.

Snow Sculpture Coordinator:

Sonja Larsen (qtsonja@gmail.com)


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