We are so grateful to the local businesses and citizens who help us put on the Ely Winter Festival every year. Please patronize these businesses and let them know you saw their ad on ElyWinterFestival.com! Click a tab below to see different categories of businesses.
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
Operating support is made possible in part by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council, thanks to legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage funds.
Crystal Chopp, DDS
40 N. 1st Avenue East
February 9 – 12, 2023
Welcome to the inaugural film festival of Ely, Minnesota, where we celebrate stories from the End of the Road! Ely is a small town in Northern Minnesota that is surrounded by Superior National Forest and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Because of its unique location, Ely has become a crossroads of history and cultures.
A joint venture company formed to pursue the development and operation of an underground copper, nickel and platinum group metals (strategic metals) mining project in northeastern Minnesota.
400 Miner’s Drive East
Friends of the Boundary waters Wilderness is proud to be part of the community and celebrate our shared love for winter. We believe the prosperity and wellbeing of Ely is deeply connected with the future of our beloved Boundary Waters.
8 Sheridan St
Providing highly accommodating services for all guests, including those that are disabled: the lodge, docks, pool, grounds and many cabins are each built to assist veterans, their families, and accompanying guests with the most convenient and safe support systems and aids.
161 Fernberg Rd
Designed and manufactured in Ely, Steger Mukluks keep you warm and sure-footed in the winter terrain.
33 E. Sheridan St.
Summer & Winter Times
Boundary Waters & Quetico Calendar
Fresh-ground coffee, pastries, light foods, great wine by the glass, craft beer, designer cocktails
2 W Sheridan St
Building on the Power of Membership
Homemade sausages, brats and polish, potica, wild rice, and other local favorites are available in-store or online.
1500 E Sheridan St
400 N Pioneer Rd
The perfect place for family getaways, weddings, and corporate retreats.
Essentia Health-Ely Pharmacy is coming spring 2022! The Ely Pharmacy will be located in Zup’s Food Market and open Monday-Saturday. Drive-thru is available. Learn more by calling 844-380-5642.
Minnesota Women’s Press has been telling the stories of social justice and women’s leadership since 1985
203 E Sheridan St
Discover your inner strength outdoors
Rotary International District 5580, Club 1398
P.O. Box 222
393 Kawishiwi Trail
PO Box 599
PO Box 201
205 East Sheridan Street
The Boundary Waters College: Environmental, Liberal Arts
1900 East Camp Street
Moving and storage service
1222 Winton Road
365-JUNK Mon-Sat, 9-5
365-4473 Emergency and after hours
Where to go, what to do, how to do it in the upper midwest and Thunder Bay.
105 N Central Avenue
Gallery of local Ely artists
427 E Sheridan St
402 E. Sheridan St
1101 Ringrock Rd
Ely, MN 55731
612 13th Avenue S
Virginia, MN 55792
520 East Sheridan St
459 Kawishiwi Trail
Ely, MN 55731
216 East Sheridan Street
101 E Chapman St
145 East Sheridan Street
955 E Sheridan Street
Full menu Dairy Queen on the east end of town
1441 E Sheridan S
343 E Sheridan St
Hidden Valley Ski Chalet is located 0.3 miles East of Ely, MN at
1258 Hidden Valley Rd.
The City of Ely provides snow moving, plowing and supports the Festival in countless ways. Thank you!
209 E Chapman St
Insurance broker for all your insurance needs. We get you the best price out there.
240 W Sheridan St
Quality by design
Web Design & Development, Marketing Services, Photo & Video Services
Photography & Video Services including Real Estate, Commercial & Aerial services.
Downtown Ely is converted to an art gallery during the Ely Winter Festival
Thanks for listing us in your travel guide to the places most respected and recommended by locals.
328 West Conan Street
318 Miners Dr E,
38 E Harvey
Experience Modern Eye Care
11 E Sheridan St
Generous sponsors of the EWF Ice Skating Rink
Pet, wild animal and bird food, plants
145 W Camp St
Bait – Tackle – Hunt – Camp
The Ely Winter Festival is made possible by donations from people like you. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit and deeply appreciate your gifts!