2/5/2019 9:38:00 AM Winter Festival/Mid-MN 150 return to Remer
REMER - In conjunction with the 31st Annual Mid Minnesota Dog Sled Races, with legs between Outing and Remer, the Remer Area Chamber of Commerce and Remer Merchants invite area residents to take part in the Annual Festival of the Falling Snowflakes celebration, on Saturday, Feb. 9th.
The six-dog recreational class will begin at the Village Inn in Outing at 11:30 a.m. and finish in Remer. The eight-dog pro class will start at the Village Inn beginning 30 minutes after the last six-dog team takes off and will also finish in Remer. The awards ceremony will take place at the Snowmobile Club House shortly after the conclusion of the race.
The annual Remer Chili Cook-off will take place at the Snowmobile Club House. Chili entries should be dropped off between 2 and 2:45 p.m. Chili will begin beginning served at 3 p.m. Diners can vote on their favorite chili, everyone is encouraged to bring a healthy appetite!
Throughout the day, there will be Finnish Ski Races and kid's games, also at the Snowmobile Club House.
Warm up at the bonfire near the Soo Line Trail at 2 p.m. and watch the mushers cross the finish line!
The Remer Area Chamber of Commerce always welcomes volunteers to help with events. Show up and offer assistance. For more information on the chili cook-off call 566-2355 or visit First National Bank in Remer. For more information on the dog sled race find Mid-Minnesota 150 on Facebook.