Omni Viking Lakes Hotel
2611 Nordic Way
Eagan, Minnesota 55121

Winter SKOLStice at Viking Lakes

Ice Skating

With the return of winter solstice, Viking Lakes invites hotel guests and locals alike to participate in 45 consecutive days of winter inspired events and activities. Join us for the return of Winter SKOLstice at the Viking Lakes Eagan Campus January 6 – February 19, 2023.

All events are weather dependent and registration is required.

Ice Maze

Minnesota Ice Maze

Featuring eight-foot-high perimeter walls and over one million pounds of ice, families and kids of all ages can explore the new Minnesota Ice Maze. With twists and turns and nearly a half mile of passages, spend the evening getting lost among ice. Tickets for entry are required.

4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday

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Warming Haus Powered by Xfinity

Cozy up with live music, craft cocktails, and savory bites inside the Warming Haus. This fully heated tent offers Winter SKOLstice guests a warm place to relax and recharge from the day’s activities.

Warming house hours:

  • 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday

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Ice Rink

Skate the Omni

Located on the hotel’s front lawn, guests and locals can test the ice for free. All skaters must bring their own skates and register in advance. Ice Skating Pond is open daily, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.


USA Curling Experience

USA Curling will offer free curling on the Viking Lakes north pond. Days and times vary.

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Ice Skating

Pond Hockey

Multiple hockey rinks will be available on the Viking Lakes north pond. Nightly open hockey and skate will be available with weekend events programmed in partnership with local hockey organizations.

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