Enjoy each park by flickering candlelight. A variety of cross-country ski, snowshoe, hiking and walking trails, and distances, will be lit with hundreds of candles. Warm up with hot cocoa and crackling bonfires. Cocoa provided. Hot food available for purchase from food trucks. Volunteers needed. Dogs are not permitted.
Ages: All ages
Fee: $5 person at the door. Youth ages 3 and younger free. No pre-registration
Thompson County Park
Walk around the lake and through the woods on candlelight hiking and snowshoe trails, and plowed walking trails.
Friday, Jan. 11, 6-9 p.m.
Spring Lake Park Reserve
Take in the stunning views of the Mississippi River as you enjoy candlelight cross-country ski trails and plowed walking trails. Dakota County Parks ski pass required for skiers.
Friday, Jan. 25, 6-9 p.m.
Lebanon Hills Regional Park
The grand finale. There's something for everyone. Enjoy award-winning cross-country ski trails, hiking and snowshoe trails, and plowed walking trails — all by candlelight. Ski and snowshoe rental available. Dakota County Parks ski pass required for skiers.
Saturday, Feb. 9, 6-9 p.m.