Art Shanty Projects On-Ice Program 

Event Information

Bde Unma/Lake Harriet

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55409

Access the shanty village from the Lake Harriet Bandshell area; There is a ramp to get visitors from shore onto the ice. We welcome folks with limited mobility and have wheelchair-friendly kicksleds to escort individuals to the village.

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Get your snowsuits ready.

Art Shanty Projects is a four-weekend winter art festival on a frozen lake in the Twin Cities. Artists create temporary structures and interactive, engaging art experiences and performances, turning a barren, frozen lake into a vibrant, colorful winter village.

Due to the rapidly deteriorating ice on Bdé Umáŋ / Lake Harriet, Art Shanty Projects’ annual program will be presented as “Plan Beach” this year instead of "On-Ice".

Stay tuned for more details to come soon. The ‘visit’ section of the Art Shanty Projects website will be updated as decisions are made, new maps are drawn, and amenities are adapted.

Be kind to one another!

Keep safe & warm!
We encourage you to wear a mask!
We hope to see you there!

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