Loppet Foundation

Festival Information

Festival Registration

Register for the Saturday competition events and get free entry to the MyXC Festival. Skiers not participating in the competitive events or those registered for just one competitive event may register directly for the Festival.

Festival Passports

Festival Passport will be included in racers event packets. Festival participants rotate through the various non-competitive events with a suggested starting location. Skiers receive a stamp for participating at each station. At the end of the day skiers turn in their completed festival passports to the tend in the lower stadium area. All skiers who complete all events and get a stamp at each one receive a completion prize.

Festival Events

Festival Events line-up is subject to change based on snow conditions and equipment availability.

Fish Scale Frenzy – Waves by age group

A fun ski “race” organized by age-group, the Fish Scale Frenzy is designed for all skiers with fish scale skis. All participants receive a finishers prize. All skiers registering for the Festival are automatically registered for the Fish Scale Frenzy.

The Minnesota Youth Ski League will be providing free classic fish scale youth equipment for use during the Festival on a first come first serve basis.

Skier Tug of War

Practice your snowplowing and pull-ups, folks, because this is a slippery battle of strength and maybe a little bit of how grippy your gloves are! All ages U16 and under welcome.

Skier Obstacle Course

Use your agility skills to make your way through fun and challenging obstacles on skis.

Laser Biathlon

Try out a Paralympics Laser Rifle to test your aim with this accuracy challenge.

Medallion Hunt

Follow clues posted at the Festival tent to locate several hidden medallions! Prizes for the winners.

Snowperson Making Station and Photo-Op

Get creative with the snow! All materials provided to create your own unique Snowperson-ality! Have your photo taken with your new friend!

Crew Skis

A great opportunity work to as a team and try out the pair of a kind Crew Skis.


Enjoy a nice bonfire and cook up some s’mores while cheering on your friends on the ski course!

Skijoring Demo

Check out the exciting sport of Skijoring! Interact with the dogs and experienced racers and learn about this growing sport from ambassadors.