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Winter Carnival Logo

On Feb. 2, President Sue Hammersmith operated the torch in this year's Saint Paul Winter Carnival Torchlight Parade, presented by Metropolitan State University. Metropolitan State lead the parade from Lowertown along 5th Street to Rice Park, as a sponsoring partner in this historic event.

Since 1886, the Saint Paul Winter Carnival has been an integral part of the fabric of Saint Paulís culture. The event draws around 350,000 people to the city over its two weeks of events and showcases the Greater Saint Paul communityís cultural depth with educational and cultural events and programming. View the Photo Gallery below to see Metropolitan Stateís participation in, and partnership with, the Saint Paul Winter Carnival Torchlight Parade as the Grand Marshal, President Hammersmith, illuminated the streets of Saint Paul!

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