June 2023
Lake Phalen Park, St. Paul

Join us in June 2023 for the next WaterFest!

This free, family festival celebrating our clean lakes provides an opportunity for outdoor hands-on learning about clean water, wildlife, and land and water conservation.

Experience activities on and around the water with Voyageur canoe and sailboat rides; paddleboats, canoes, and kayaks for checkout, fishing lessons, a fishing contest with prizes, water games, climbing walls, a jump castle, arts and crafts, face painting and lawn games, a Water Bar featuring water flights from our communities, the Passport Odyssey with wonderful prizes, performers, food trucks and lots more!

Tour of WaterFest

Get a taste of the WaterFest experience by viewing our 2020 event video.


We are looking for volunteers to assist with the self-directed exhibits! Please email even coordinator Maddy Bohn if you are interested in helping out. Volunteers contributing 5+ hours will receive a WaterFest T-shirt.