Since 1984 thousands of hearty Minnesotans head to Lake Minnetonka for this unique frozen golf event to celebrate our “chilly” winter season. Our great team of volunteers carve out three 9-hole courses right out on the ice. Each year, over 1,800 golfers come from all around with their golf clubs and hockey sticks to putt with tennis balls around Wayzata Bay. So start gathering your squad and mark your calendar - golf tickets are on sale December 1, 2022. This year's theme is Vegas, Baby! Read more about Wayzata Chilly Open
Sports, Health & Wellness
Join in the Halloween fun at the annual Wayzata Boo Bash Dash, a spooktacular race in downtown Wayzata. Run or walk a timed 10k, 5k, 1 mile and fun run with friends and family.
Enjoy pre and post-race festivities, like the Pumpkin Derby, at The Great Lawn at The Promenade. Read more about Wayzata Boo Bash Dash & Boo Blast
Enjoy a night out with food, drinks, giveaways, prizes and exclusive specials for yourself or holiday shopping.
Find us on social media to learn more about prizes and promos from each business. Read more about Open House with Three Minnetonka Businesses
A bike tour that runs through the community during the fall color season. Cyclists will ride a 28-mile route through Excelsior, Shorewood, Greenwood, Minnetonka, Deephaven, Eden Prairie and Chanhassen. Read more about Fall de Tonka
A track and field day filled with fun for all. Come join us for a day of competition and nostalgia as you compete in classic track and field activities at Excelsior Elementary School.
Activities run every half-hour and include:
- Gunny Sack Races
- Apple Bullseye
- Race/Walk Competition
- Endurance Course
- Apple Long Jump
- 4x100 Apple Relay
Options for the 1-mile and 5k races are also available to complete the Lake Minnetonka Running Series.
8-9 a.m.: Walk-up registration Read more about Apple of the Lake Track & Field
Join Wayzata Sailing on the shores of Lake Minnetonka for a beach bash like no other. Celebrating the lake, summer, and the adventures it provides. Enjoy food, music, and libations in the setting they were intended for. Proceeds benefit Wayzata Sailing's community programming and adventures.
Captain’s Table Party Read more about Windward Festival