Quick Contact


Carnival Committee:
Phone/Fax: 218-225-2654
Weekend of Event: 218-780-6144
Email: info@hoytlakescarnival.com

Committee Members

President Nikki Swanson 218-393-2185 or Email
Vice President Jill Eckman 218-225-0031 or Email
Secretary Cherie Grams 218-225-2654
Treasurer Connor Michels 218-996-1143
Brad Carlson 218-225-8857
Dan Darbo 218-780-4834 or Email
Melanie Olmstead 218-225-4382
Deb Depew 218-750-1996
Rachel Lacount 218-780-0355 or Email


Other Contacts:

Parade Shannon Alaspa – Parade Chair 218-290-2495 or Email
Softball Brad Carlson

Melanie Olmstead



Volleyball Jim – 218-329-2517

Tom – 218-403-0999

Facebook Page


Golf Tournament Tom Michels 218-225-2742
Bean Bags Brad Carlson 218-780-7248
Turtle Races Ryan Butzke 218-780-6282
Little Miss Hoyt Lakes Jill Eckman 218-225-0031

Water Carnival Duties

If you have any questions regarding specifics please contact the correct committee member and they will help you or put you in contact with the person who can.

Brad – Advertising, bartending and wrist band sales schedules, bands, entertainment including kids games and holey boards.

Cherie – Bands, bid letters related to beer, ice, etc., insurance, fundraisers (date, place, time), volleyball, and the vendors.

Connor – Insurance and vendors.

Dan – Fireworks, and picnic.

Jill – Bands, turtle races, pictures, and website updates.

Nikki – Advertising, clean-up and security, parade, and Miss Hoyt Lakes.

Mel – Picnic, posters, softball, and sponsor letters.