E V E N T S

FRIDAY

• Depot Dash •

FREE fun event for kids ages 10 and under.

Skis and boots (classical waxless) will be available for kids or bring your own. Adults will be on hand to introduce youth to our awesome sport. You can walk alongside your kiddos or cheer from the sidelines. We will end  with a "dash" around the park; everyone's a winner! We'll have a bonfire, cookies, and hot chocolate. All are welcome! No experience necessary!

Location : Depot Park, Downtown Ironwood
Time : 4 - 5:30pm

No Registration for this FREE Event

• SISU Expo •

The Ski Expo is open for all to attend!  Check out our vendors and pick up your registration packets to prepare for Saturday's events.

To be a vendor or for more Expo info  contact Pam at expo@sisuskifest.com

Location : Ironwood Memorial Building
Time : 4 - 10 pm  

SATURDAY

All Times Central Standard Time (CST)

• SISU 31K Ski Race •

Point-to-Point 31K Classic and Skate Ski race from ABR Trails to Downtown Ironwood

College Team  Discount  - For more info See REGISTRATION

Location : Start is at ABR Trails; End is at the "Finnish" line in downtown Ironwood
Time : First Wave Starts at 9:50 am
Bib Pickup Ends — 9:25 am for ALL 31K Events

• Heikki Lunta 15K Ski Race •

Point-to-Point 15K Classic and Skate Ski race from ABR Trails to Downtown Ironwood

Student Discount  - For more info See REGISTRATION

Location : Start is at ABR Trails; End is at the "Finnish" line in downtown Ironwood
Time : First Wave Starts at 11:00 am
Bib Pickup Ends - 10:00 am for ALL 15K Events
 

• Hauska Hiihto 5K Fun Ski •

Point-to-Point 5K Classic and Skate Ski through the Miners Memorial Heritage Park to Downtown Ironwood

Location : Start is at Ironwood City Garage; End is at the "Finnish" line in downtown Ironwood 
Time : Starts at 1:00 pm
*Bib Pickup Ends 11:00 am for 5K Events

• Post-Race Celebration •

Food, Expo, Awards, Camaraderie

After your event, come to the Memorial Building auditorium for some complimentary hot Mojakka (Finnish stew), pasties, cookies, beverages and camaraderie with friends after the race. We encourage your family and friends to dine at our local restaurants, or contribute a monetary donation to partake in racer food.

See EXPO for list of Vendors and Door Prizes

Location : Ironwood Memorial Building
Time :  12 - 4 pm

• Awards Ceremony•

Overall & Age Group Awards

Overall prizes and age group awards will be announced once the results are tabulated.

Location: Ironwood Memorial Building
Time:  starts 1 pm

• After Party •

Live Music by Conga Se Menne and Libations.

Gather at the Ironwood Theatre to commemorate the 10th annual SISU Ski Fest with slide shows from past years, original UP Reggae tunes of Conge Se Menne, drinks, dancing, and general happiness! Free for Everyone! (Cash Bar for beer/wine/soda)* Come and go as you please!

Location : Downtown Historic Ironwood Theater
Time : Doors Open - 6pm
6-7pm slide shows
7-9pm Conge Se Menne

SUNDAY

• SISU DIRT CREW TRY OUT THE TRAILS •

Fat bike demo on our new trails.

Bikes provided by Hobby Wheel or bring your own. Try out fat biking, try out our new trails, have fun riding on snow!

Location : Snow Summit Road trail head on the way to Big Powderhorn Mountain
Time : 11am - 1 pm

No Registration for this FREE Event

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